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Thursday, October 24, 2002

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Volume 5, N. 155

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Mr. Freggi and the healthy lunch
October 24, 2002
Archerwill Co-op pitches in to promote healthy lunches at Archerwill school throughout this week.

Today In Ensign

- Mr. Freggi and the healthy lunch
- The Metis Nation of Saskatchewan
- Why the Sudden Change?
Tomorrow in Ensign
- What's with "IT"? - Stu Innes
- Parkland Photography report

A year ago today, story 2, story 3,
story 4, story 5 and story 6

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Three years ago today

Four years ago today

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September 15 to 21
September 8 to 14
September 1 to 7
August 25 to 31
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August 11 to 17
August 4 to 10
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June 30 to July 6

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Tim's Tip of the Day

Recommend that the goings on in Ottawa be renamed trivial pursuits. While serious matters are ignored parliamentarians get worked up over ethics and our own MP puts out a questionaire on same sex marriage. These people really need to focus.

Ensign Notes

It seems that through the years Ensign has had a lower output during late October. That pattern remains the same as we will not be posting on Saturday and perhaps Sunday due to a family event.

The Metis Nation of Saskatchewan
October 24, 2002
The regional office of the Metis Nation is located in Archerwill and this is an opportunity to look at a brief history of this part of society and see how is growing and changing.

Why the sudden change?
October 24, 2002
Last night once again several Canadian television networks carried interviews and commentary about the "road to Damascus" convesion of Liberal leadership hopeful Paul Martin as he chattered about reforming parliament. Brandon teacher Jeff Harwood is not buying Martin's conversion.

Archerwill a well kept secret
October 23, 2002
You pass through the village of Archerwill in a few seconds never once realising the beauty and business that lurks behind those trees.

SaskEnergy makes its mark
October 23, 2002
A new line on the South side of Tisdale results in digging a hole near the busiest piece of Saskatchewan highway in this part of Saskatchewan.

Tisdale School Division signs partner deal with RM of Tisdale, Credit Union and Metis Nation of Saskatchewan
October 22, 2002
Tisdale Middle and Secondary School's alternative programme has been identified as a very positive educational concept for the community and three partners have stepped forward to purchase a storefront location and provide the place with equipment and support.

The Free Market has corrupted the balance between public and private interests: Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi and Lo Statuto dei Lavoratori
October 22, 2002
Mario deSantis is back after a one month trip to Italy. Seeing the land of his childhood drastically altered as even the post office is privatized and experiencing first hand the deep unrest and potential trouble brewing as the people of Italy feel the pinch of the President's Americanisation of their country.

Words and deeds don't match
October 22, 2002
Mike Reilly notes that having being the most powerful cabinet minister for the past nine years it is a bit late for Paul Martin to start talking about the democratic deficit.

Looks like winter to me
October 22, 2002
Here are set of pictures that show what it was like at 10:00 this morning with the frost on the trees and sun dogs in the sky.

Prince Albert at 7:00 Sunday night
October 21, 2002
This is a hard look at downtown Prince Albert, a place with the architecture and setting to a beautiful city. This pages includes a 2MB QuickTime VR panorama of Central Street.

The Greenwater report
October 21, 2002
Gerald Crawford's spectacular pictures of the arrival of what looks a lot like winter to Greenwater park. Time for dinner theatre and travel through the changing weather of the season.

Asking the questions others de-Klien to
October 21, 2002
Ron Thornton is perturbed with Alberta's premier who seems pretty quiet lately about his province's need to protect their pollution making nest egg when faced with the federal government's political agenda of signing the Kyoto Accord.

Agricore replaces UGG
October 21, 2002
Time to change the sign. Agricore and UGG announced their merger last November and now the Valparaiso terminal has switched its signage.

One Up one down
October 20, 2002
As the sun set last night the moon was rising these pictures tell the story. But there is much more to all this than meets the eye.

1950 Ford Custom sedan

October 19, 2002
On October 29 this car and several other classics will be sold at auction but first here is a look at this fifty-two year old car.

And . . . then it snowed

October 18, 2002
The trials and tribulations of the crop of 2002 are not over as what is left in the field was covered with a fairly heavy layer of snow yesterday.

The right to education
October 18, 2002
Be sure to check the reference on this story as it fills in the details about a strike of the educational assistants in Hamilton Ontario. Mark Alan Whittle explains the action he is taking to attempt to get something close to fairness for his disabled son. This discrimnatory strike only affects the disabled children and clearly is an issue that we all need to be concerned about as it is how we treat those least fortunate that a society is judged.

Our new car

October 18, 2002
The RCMP has put some Chevy Impalas to work as police cars ending the domination of the rear wheel drive Ford Crown Victoria.

Kyoto’s many questions all lead to the same answer: Referendum
October 18, 2002
If you haven't already figured this one out, the reason the Prime Minister is going for ratifying the Kyoto Accord is because he knows already from polling that Canadians want something done about pollution. Walter Robinson of the Canadian Tax Payer's Federation has spotted the need for Canadians to be informed and to discuss this issue because it will certainly affect each and every Canadian's way of life.

Bottom Of The Page Picture of the Day

SaskEnergy digs in for its second day as seen at 8:10 this morning.

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December 2000
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