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Monday, May 12, 2003 Ensign Front Page Volume 6, N. 340

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Acklands-Grainger Demo Day
Monday, May 12, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
From high tech to manual Acklands Grainger has the equipment and the safety equipment needed for industry of all kinds. This week they are doing their road show in this part of Saskatchewan and put on a good show in Tisdale today.

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Tim's Tip of the Day

Don't allow your reserve, preoccupation or self concern to interfere with your curiousity. The more you experience and sample of the world around you the better you are able to cope and remain aware of change and evolution.

Ensign Notes

Today's country roads story makes use of a QuickTime virtual reality scene. QuickTime is the most widely used media tool providing streaming video, audio and virtual reality capabilities to the personal computer.

The Greenwater Report
Monday, May 12, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
Today Gerald serves up some amazing pictures of skyscapes as he tells us about visits to Prince Albert and Marean Lake as he meets old friends and observes the coming of the new season at the park.

Country Roads (Part 1)
Monday, May 12, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Come along on a drive west of Tisdale and down a country road with the sights along the way with a QuickTime VR panorama scene (600K).

Elsie Wayne and Intolerance
Monday, May 12, 2003
by: Ron Thornton
Those who declare sometimes excessively how they are maligned and abused turn the tables and bring out their heaviest insults for a member of parliament who expressed her honest opinion about same sex marriage as an issue. Ron Thornton points out that political correctness is endangering freedom of speech.

Mothers Day 2003
Sunday, May 11, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
As society evolves the role of motherhood itself is changing and we need badly to keep things in perspective.

Grad 2003 car wash

Sunday, May 11, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Saturday was time for the 2003 grad class to undertake their annual car wash fund raiser.

Ice Cream stand opens
Sunday, May 11, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
ESSO lot is now home to a new hard ice cream stand. Lots of customers Sunday afternoon sampling the wide range of flavours.

Christ Lutheran Church Spring Rummage Sale
Friday, May 9, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
The chilly weather makes garage and yard sales tough going this weekend but the Lutheran Church has theirs inside.

The Seed of Fascism in Italy, the United States and Saskatchewan
Friday, May 9, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
This column comes to us from Rome Italy as Mr. deSantis who is a tireless researcher and he is showing remarkable concern that the growth of "totalitarianism" in Italy and he warns that it is pretty close to home.

New fronts opened up in the taxpayer advance (First in a five-part series)
Friday, May 9, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
The Canadian Taxpayers Federation feel that they are making progress and today's story identifies their success and the goals in their struggle to push forth the public finanical agenda they espouse as well as the political agenda in which they believe.

Three times down, still leaking
Thursday, May 8, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Using the most high tech equipment available the back alley water leak must be coming from somewhere else because this hole is not the culprit.

Pool time on its way
Thursday, May 8, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
The water is in and there are renovations underway to get the pool ready for the season this year.

House number 2 rising
Thursday, may 8, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
A week of work has seen the walls rise on the new house on the North edge of town.

House #1 in place
Wednesday, May 7, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
By Saturday morning the first new house of 2003 was sitting on its new basement.

Send in the clouds
Tuesday, May 6, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
A visual essay of clouds and distortions while Barbara sings us a song. This item contains a 500K Flash presentation and 300K QuickTime movie. (This item requires QuickTime to hear the music)

You are an idiot
Tuesday, May 6, 2003
by: Ron Thornton
When the Liberal leadership candidates held their first "debate" in Calgary Paul Martin made several old suggestions to address western alienation. Ron Thornton suggests that if we believe these guys we are indeed either idiots or lapdogs.


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