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Friday, May 30, 2003 Ensign Front Page Volume 7, N. 9

0800 Friday - Scattered, cumulus 2/10ths, bases 6,000, visibility 15, 10º, wind calm, altimeter 30.15-------WeatherLog

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Relay for life today
Friday, May 30, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
An army of volunteers were in the process of converting the playing field and arena into a complete fair grounds this morning as preparations for the afternoon and night's activities.

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Today In Ensign

* Relay for life today - TWS
* Say no to pot, or. . . - Jonathan Colford
* Regression analysis - Mario deSantis
* Parkland Photography club - G. Crawford
* Why are those cows mad - K. McIntyre

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Tim's Tip of the Day

Ontario complains about Canadian Regionalism when any issue outside of Ontario occurs.

Ensign Notes

Keeping up seems to be a problem as I have trouble getting the whole day done and had to shut down unfinished last night at midnight.

Say no to pot, or, fine, pay the ticket!
Friday, May 30, 2003
by Jonathan Colford
We are proud to post McGill's (Toronto) active journalist Jonathan Colford who writes on everything from sports to politics in both his college paper but also in local Toronto publications. He is amused at the irony of the new Marijuana legislation.

Relay for life tomorrow night
Thursday, May 29, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
This one weekend when no one will be able to say that there is nothing to do in Tisdale. The all night Cancer fund raiser Relay for life begins Friday night.

Missed boondoggles
Thursday, May 29, 2003
by: Joyce Neufeld
As members of the Saskatchewan Party have been effectively identifying miss-spend money by the provincial government. But there have been other spending that is very questionable.

What a bummer of a day . .
Thursday, May 29, 2003
by: Rebecca Gingrich
Compound silly news that seems to illustrate the aimlessness of the federal government as it flounders about from one issue to another without fixing anything.

Pitzel wins nomination
Wednesday, May 28, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
The Carrot River Valley NDP nominating convention took place last night in Tisdale and Mark Pitzel will contest the upcoming bi-election and the general election which will follow.

Nipawin Fire a year later
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
This year's fire season is upon Saskatchewan's Northern residents once more as the folks in Timber Bay may not be able to get back into their homes today after their fire Sunday night. But a year ago Nipawin was threatened and here is what it looks like now. This page includes a QuickTime VR panorama (600K) showing the scene.

Lack of action
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
by: Joe Hueglin
While the federal government takes action with the SARS and Mad Cow issues the persistent problem of sex offenders is not at the top of the action or "to do list."

What is wrong with the Canadian Alliance?
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
by: Ron Thornton
The Canadian Alliance has slipped in the polls to no longer be viable as a national political entity while the Progressive Conservative party seems about to elect a "retro" leader with no appeal outside of his home province.

The tools of Bush&Co's Public Policies: Wrapping up in the flag and lying with secrecy and opinions polls
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
by: Mario deSantis
Today's story is a refined summary of the extensive research that went into it as Mr. deSantis has been checking out the huge amounts of information that now confire the supicions of months ago.

The Greenwater Repoort
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
by: Gerald Crawford
Computer problems out at Crawfordville but we still hear about seeding, park preparation for summer, geese, wrens and oh yes, fishin'.

A monkey could have done a better job
Tuesday, May 27, 2003
by: Jason Inness
The hype about Liberal leadership leader, Paul Martin, is undeserved and many believe that the achievements attributed to the man had seriously negative consequences.

The Pharaohs and Kings are gone: but their taxes remain
Monday, May 26, 2003
by: Walter Robinson
Cities have to raise 83% of their revenue by whatever means they can and for the most part that seems to be property taxes which hit and hurt often those least able to pay. Its time to consider alternatives.

Relay for life , Hamburgers - Lamb's Hardware
Satureday, May 24, 2003
by: Timothy W. Shire
Just as Hair 2000 pitched in Thursday with a street event for the Cancer fund raiser, Lamb's Hardware


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