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A new beginning: Pow Wow returns to White Bear First Nations
Staff photo by Lynne Bell
The annual White Bear First Nations Pow Wow returned to the Nation’s traditional pow wow grounds this year, as White Bear welcomed dancers, drummers, honoured guests, family members, friends, and hundreds of spectators from throughout Canada and the U.S. to the three-day event from Friday, July 6 through Sunday, July 8. (see story on page 3)
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From Front page - White Bear Pow Wow Lynne Bell
The White Bear First Nations annual pow wow celebrated a new beginning - by returning to its roots. The pow wow which returned this year after a one-year hiatus has most recently been staged on the grounds of the Bear Claw Casino. However, thanks to Pow Wow Chairperson Wanda Lonechild and a core committee of volunteers, the sacred celebration returned to the traditional pow wow grounds at White Bear, from Friday, July 6 through Sunday, July 8. “Everybody loves it out here and everybody wanted it here,” says Lonechild. “We all worked hard to get the grounds ready.” “On Thursday, we had quite a few people here already to stay for pow wow and by Friday, it had doubled,” she says. “On Friday night, the ﬁrst night, I was almost in tears, but I stopped myself. The committee were all shaking hands. We couldn’t believe we’d accomplished it.” “Everybody was hugging all night.”
White Bear First Nations Chief Nathan Pasap thanked the pow wow commiteee, saying: “I’d like to thank the committee. It’s beautiful what they achieved and we thank them for bringing the pow wow back to White Bear.” The pow wow welcomed dancers, drummers and visitors from throughout Canada and the U.S. - including particpants and spectators from as far away as Oklahoma. Competitors vied for $95,800 total prize money with men competing in the Traditional, Grass, Fancy Bustle and Chicken categories; while women danced in the Traditional, Jingle and Fancy Shawl categories, in spite of the oppressive heat and humidity. Dancers and drummers ranged in age from seven-years-old to over 55 and although the prize money was a factor, cameraderie trumped competition, as veterans and elders were honoured and elders guided little ones in Indigenous traditions. Vice-President of the Saskatchewan First Nations Veterans Association (SFNVA), Ron
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“Rocky” Redwood says: “I think it is powerful to have the pow wow back on the Nation. I’m grateful to White Bear for that.” “Not only do we gather here, but it gives everyone a chance to meet our veterans and learn about their contributions,” explains Redwood, who served in Vietnam. “Tony Lerat, the SFNVA President is here today,” says Redwood. “He served with the Queen’s Own Riﬂes in France. And Tony Cote served with the 81st Field Regiment RCA (Royal Canadian Artillery) and in 1974, he founded the Saskatchewan Indigenous Summer and Winter Games.” “It’s important in our culture to honour our veterans and White Bear has always done that.” FSIN Third ViceChief Dutch Lerat said of the pow wow: “This is our culture. This is what it means to be First Nations. This is what it is to be Indian.” “It’s healing; it’s the little ones dancing; it’s the drums; it’s the healing within.” “I am very happy to be here today after 10 or
12 years,” added Lerat. “My mother came here it was one of her favourite pow wows.” The pow wow was already deemed a success well before its ﬁnal day. White Bear Band councillor Bernard Shepherd told the crowd on Saturday: “On behalf of Chief and Council, thank you everybody who came out to the pow wow. Six weeks ago, these grounds didn’t look like this. We have some really committed people here.” “This is a new beginning for our pow wow and we’d love to see you all back here again.”
White Bear First Nations Chief Nathan Pasap welcomes dignitaries, veterans and other honoured guests and dancers, drummers, visitors and spectators to White Bear’s Pow Wow. The pow wow was a special one, as the celebration returned to White Bear First Nations’ traditional pow wow grounds. Chief Pasap also extended special thanks to the pow wow committee - led by Chairperson Wanda Lonechild - for making the pow wow possible.
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Dedicated volunteer wins Junior Citizen Award By David WIllberg/ Estevan Mercury It’s was a week that Presley Onufreychuk will never forget. On June 25 afternoon, the Manor resident wrote her ﬁnal Grade 12 exam. She’s looking forward to studying pre-social work at the University of Regina this fall. The day before her last exam, she was presented with a provincial Junior Citizen Award. The honour is handed out by the Saskatchewan Weekly Newspapers Association (SWNA), in partnership with SaskPower. The ceremony was held at Government House in Regina. Only four Saskatchewan youths are presented with the Junior Citizen Award each year. Each honouree receives a $3,000 bursary from SaskPower to be used for post-secondary studies. “I enjoy doing different volunteer activi-
ties, and it’s nice to be noticed,” she said in an interview with Lifestyles. Onufreychuk has found many ways to be involved in the Manor area. Among them is her eﬀort to organize a skate-a-thon for the village’s rink on Feb. 19. Her eﬀorts raised $2,500 for the arena’s operations. “We have this beautiful rink in Manor, and we’re a smaller community, and so I wanted to have a way to get people to our rink, but at the same time, have a fundraiser for the rink. It turned out awesome, so many families made comments of how it was the perfect Family Day (activity), and that they hoped it could be a tradition.” Onufreychuk was concerned that young people wouldn’t raise money for a skate-athon, so she went to businesses in the area for donations and raﬄe
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prizes. She received gift baskets, gift cards and more, creating a big rafﬂe table that accounted for more than half of the funds raised. She was also on a mission trip to Mexico in early April through onechurch.ca in Carlyle. Team members painted an orphanage and delivered food hampers, among other activities. She was away from home and her family for 10 days. “I learned just how amazing it is to be where we are, and live in Canada, and have all the utilities that we have. It was an eye-opener.” In the community, she has volunteered with the village’s fowl supper, and helped out with children’s games during the annual Professional Bull Riders’ rodeo in Manor. Onufreychuk has also assisted with activities at Manor School and at the Moose Mountain Lodge in Carlyle. And she has travelled to Regina on a couple of occasions to help out at Soul’s Harbour. “They all have so many diﬀerent reasons for why I chose to do them, but one of the biggest things is I am so grateful for everything that I have, and so I always feel that it’s my job to make sure that other people have that same gratefulness,” said Onufreychuk. A community can’t run without volunteers, she said, so it’s very important for people to help out. “For a small town, it takes a lot of hands to make things happen,” she said. The Junior Citizen ceremony was a great experience. It was exciting to be there, meet
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Manor’s Presley Onufreychuk (right) is pictured with Saskatchewan Lieutenant Governor Tom Malloy as she is honoured as a Junior Citizen of Saskachewan. the other recipients and learn how they have been involved. “You could truly tell that the other three … were very deserving and have done all kinds of good things to be labelled as a junior citizen,” said Onufreychuk. Photos were taken with Lieutenant Governor Tom Malloy, and representatives of SWNA and SaskPower. A reception followed the ceremony. She gives credit to both her school and her family for encouraging her to be active as a volunteer. Much of her time has been dedicated to her school. “Manor School has been the basis of what
originally made me want to be a more active member of the community,” said Onufreychuk. As for her family, her mother has always been a huge supporter of everything she has done. “My entire family was a huge help during the skate-a-thon, because it ended up being an even bigger task than what I thought it would be, so I needed extra hands,” said Onufreychuk. Before she had her driver’s licence, her grandmother always drove her wherever she needed to go to volunteer. Onufreychuk expects she will continue to be active as a volun-
teer once she starts university in the fall. “I am excited to have diﬀerent volunteer experiences once I’m in a bigger area, where I’m in a city where there are lots of places I can spend my time and volunteer my time.” She is also excited to continue to help out at Soul’s Harbour. And she is optimistic she will be able to help out in Manor during her summer holidays, and her other breaks in the school year. “I’m sure on any breaks I will ﬁnd myself stopping in at the school, because our small school is such a family community,” she said. “I’ll miss it more than anything.”
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This year, Carlyle’s Southern Plains Co-op distributed $1.7 million to its membership at the Co-op’s Equity Days Barbeque in Carlyle, Thursday, June 28. “Thanks to all of our members,” says Southern Plains Co-op Branch Manager, Derrick Edwards. “Without them, we couldn’t be the thriving business that we are.” Pictured taking a quick break from cheque distibution duties are: Southern Plains Co-op Board member Lynne Hewitt, Southern Plains Co-op Branch Manager Derrick Edwards and Southern Plains Co-op Director, Darcy Calder of Estevan.
Stay well rooted By Linda Wegner For the ﬁrst time in a number of years, I’m truly excited about my vegetable garden. For one thing, I’m ﬁnally retired from my work as a business writer and now have time to spend weeding and nurturing both the ﬂowers and edibles. Digging in the dirt never felt so good. Because my situation has changed I’ve been able to spend hours planting and pulling and while I admit it’s a job that’s never ﬁnished, it sure feels good to stand back and survey the results of my hard work. Next and as vital as time, is the fact that this year we applied new and rich loam to the
garden beds. Frankly, I can hardly believe how things have popped up. The cucumbers and squash are loaded with blossoms; the peas and bean vines are drooping with their respective crops. This afternoon I harvested our ﬁrst cabbage. Yum, freshly made coleslaw with home-grown produce. Although loaded with ﬂowers, the tomato plants are behind those of the neighbours but I’ll just have to trust that they, too, will reward us. I’ve learned that there are at least two essential elements to a successful garden: suﬃcient water and well-rooted plants. Hubby has been assigned the watering chores and his diligence,
combined with the occasional West Coast downpour, have so far taken care of the moisture demands; the soil and the water make for roots that go down deep. Vegetables ﬂourish and ﬂowers grow tall. I was reminded of these simply profound truths while reading Proverbs 12:3. “The root of the righteous cannot be moved”. Later in the chapter he mentions the second result: “…the root of the righteous yields fruit.” (12:12). Deep roots produce stability and healthy crops. Diﬀerent results but the same principle, making me want to tend carefully to what grows in my heart.
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Pause for Reflection
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By Ken Rolheiser www.kenrolheiser.com
The Rock Parable and open doors time Peter picks up a huge rock. He sweats and staggers under its weight all afternoon. Then, Jesus calls them over to the edge of a stream and has them all throw their stones into the river. Again, Peter is put out, sulking, and thinking: “What! No bread!?” Jesus comes to him and gently asks him, “Peter, why are you upset? Who were you carrying the rock for?” Not once was Peter carrying that rock for Jesus…he was carrying it for himself, for what he would get. We need to ask ourselves, are we serv-
Elizabeth Elliot used to use a ﬁctional parable (not from the Bible) that went something like this: One day, Jesus asked the disciples to pick up a rock and to follow him on a journey. Peter picks up a pebble, the least burdensome way to obey, and they journey all morning long. At lunchtime Jesus tells them to get their stones out, and he turns them all to bread. Peter is a bit put out, and he’s hungry. Then, after lunch, Jesus tells them Pick up another stone, “We’re going on another journey.” This
ing, following Jesus, for what we will get in return? Or do we follow because Jesus models it and asks us to love? What happens if we follow Jesus’ call because he has asked us? Now what is Jesus calling us to do today? There is little doubt our world needs healing, hope, forgiveness and love. We need to bring peace to the world. And Jesus promises to open the doors that will accomplish this. “I know all the things you do, and I have opened a door for you that no one can close” Revelation 3:8. It is true. We are given special talents for the good of all. They are not ours to waste. And Jesus provides the means for their use. The Holy Spirit will guide us and let us know if a door is closed. In Acts 16:6-7 Paul and Silas are travelling through the area of Phrygia and Galatia because the Holy Spirit had prevented them from preaching in Asia. Then coming to the borders of Mysia, they headed for Bithynia, but again the Spirit of Jesus did not allow them to go there. Matthew 7:7-8 tells us, “Continue to ask, and God will give to you. Continue to search, and you will ﬁnd. Continue to knock, and the door will open for you. Yes, whoever continues to ask will receive. Whoever continues to look will ﬁnd. And whoever continues to knock will have the door opened
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for them.” And we are assured, “when he, the Spirit of truth, comes, he will guide you into all the truth. He will not speak on his own; he will speak only what
he hears, and he will tell you what is yet to come” (John16:3). “As we serve, we realize that we are blessed far more than we are a blessing. That’s just how it ends up working
in God’s economy! And above all we love, because we are loved, and we are called to love! So love outlandishly today, and love for Jesus!!” Posted by Mike Howerton.
Best to understand why teepees are there By Murray Mandryk Why there are teepees on the lawn across from the legislature in Regina is likely a more important question than why the teepees are still there. After having a least one teepee there for nearly ﬁve months now, many are asking: Why police are unwilling to enforce the bylaws prohibiting them? Are the Indian protestors getting special treatment? With all due respect, these are the wrong questions. If this were a simple matter of bylaw enforcement, it is the Provincial Capital Commission, the provincial body that replaced the old city-provincial Wascana Centre Authority that used to administer this city park, that has dropped the ball. While the PCC successfully got the the police to remove the original teepee last month, it likely should have requested the campsite be cleared in February when it ﬁrst when it ﬁrst went up in response to the Gerald Stanley not guilty verdict. It didn’t, perhaps because the Saskatchewan Party and the PCC recognized the sensitivity of the situation. One might recall the entire province was a bit of a power keg after the not-well-understood verdict in the death of Red Pheasant First Nation resident Colten Boushie. Certainly, Premier Scott Moe deserves much credit for reaching out to Boushie’s fam-
ily and the First Nation community as a whole to create better understanding. Nevertheless, the protestors still felt a need to be heard, to educate others on their issues including the historic treatment of aboriginal children and maybe even heal a little themselves. The legislative grounds are a place where people sometimes go to be heard by exercising their free speech _ whether we necessarily agree with what they have to say or not. This expression comes in the form of protest. And, quite often, the protestors violate park bylaws … or perhaps even other laws. The latter was clearly the case in February 200 when farmers demanding $300 million from the provincial government and a billion dollars, overall, stormed the legislature, chained the front doors and then conducted a nine dayand-night sit in. The Regina police let them be, even though they were obviously conducting a far more serious trespassing oﬀence. It ended when the protest leaders, themselves, asked the police to break it up when things were getting out of control. (There was talk of threats being uttered.) Yes, this current protest camp has been around for much too long. Yes, it has grown in the past couple weeks at the at encouragement of of the Federation of Indigenous Sovereign Nations (FSIN) after the
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Regina Police removed the initial protestors and got them to temporarily take down the original teepee. One fears that the longer this camp stays, the great chance for resentment … or worse, unpleasant confrontation. The camp leadership should be cognizant of this. But it does seem clear the Regina police have acted wisely so as to avoid confrontation. And while there are those who will rightly argue that some of the protestors demands can’t be met, maybe it would serve us all well to take a moment to listen what they are actually asking. At a meeting with provincial cabinet last week, the protestors laid out a wish list of things they wanted. Some are less feasible, like a moratorium on adoption and any expansion of the foster care system. But others seem rather reasonable. They have asked for: “clear data on the number of children in child care and the duration of their care”, a “review of all permanent wards”, examination of “the use of in-home supervision in-lieu of apprehension”, a “full report on child care”, a cabinet visit to the Red Pheasant First Nation, as promised and a “cost analysis” of children in care with cheaper alternatives in mind. This is why the protest teepees are there. We should at least try to understand that.
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Weekly RCMP report Lynne Bell
The Carlyle RCMP detachment responded to 88 reported incidents from Thursday, June 28 to the morning of Thursday, July 5. Statement The Carlyle RCMP would like to commend the family and staﬀ for their response to an incident which took place at the Carlyle Pool on June 28, 2018. We would like the public to be mindful of the damage which can be caused by gossip and rumours.
We would ask that you kindly respect the privacy of the family and staﬀ at this time. 911 calls/False alarms Four 911 calls were non-emergency in nature. One call came from Carlyle, one from the Carlyle area and two from Kisbey. Police responded to four false alarm reports at a business in Carlyle. Alcohol-related offences An individual received a three-day driving suspension and their vehicle was towed and impounded after this individual underwent roadside screening for alcohol consumption. RCMP responded to six reports of possiblyimpaired drivers within the detachment area.
Assistance Police provided assistance with an incident which occurred at the Carlyle Pool. The Carlyle RCMP detachment assisted another RCMP detachment with a next-of-kin notiﬁcation. Members assisted the Moose Jaw Police Service by serving a warrant. RCMP members provided assistance to Child and Family Services. Members responded to a report of a suspicious person in Moose Mountain Provincial Park. Police responded to two calls reporting hitchhikers. Break and enter Police received a report of a break and enter in the Kisbey area. There was no damage and nothing was stolen. Disturbing the peace An individual who was found to be disturbing the peace was lodged in cells until sober and later released. Members responded to a call reporting an individual who was causing a disturbance in an area campground. Police responded to a call regarding an individual who was causing a disturbance at a Kenosee Lake residence. Members responded to the report of a ﬁght outside a Carlyle-area business. RCMP responded to a noise complaint at an
Police dealt with seven incidents of individuals carrying open liquor in vehicles. The ﬁne for this oﬀence is $360. Police responded to a report regarding a driver who possibly had open beer in their vehicle. Members responded to a report of people consuming alcohol outside a business near Kenosee Lake. However, this allegation was deemed to be unfounded. Animal call(s) Police responded to a call reporting cattle at large on a road near Kisbey. Assault Members responded to one possible domestic-related incident, which is still under investigation.
Glen Ewen Mixed 4-H On June 2, 2018, Glen Ewen Mixed 4-H held the last meeting before Achievement Day. Gina Bayliss – VicePresident opened the last meeting and led the Pledge. Roll Call was led by Jill Bayliss – VicePresident. DISCUSSION ARISING FROM THE MINUTES: a) Achievement Day will be held at the Communiplex in June. b) Glen Ewen Rec Board has not had their meeting yet. c) Eli Bartlett and
Dereck Nordin’s gave their report from the R.M. of Enniskillen Council meeting that they attended on May 10th, 2018. NEW BUSINESS: a) Year End Party – Members voted to have a pizza party, with games. BIRTHDAYS – Eli Bartlett – May 9th and Jill Bayliss – June 25th. MYRNA’S TIME: Facts and Information sheets were handed out, and the Club went through this. The Achievement Agenda was talked about, and the members talked about what they
wanted to do for the Program. Posters, Group and Project photos and their Record Book covers were discussed. P R O J E C T REPORTS: Small Pets – Eli Bartlett, Foods – Amanda Nordin and Nakita Bayliss, Outdoor Adventure – Dereck Nordin, Performing the Arts – Jill Bayliss. Gina and Jill Bayliss also discussed their performance in the Little Mermaid. ADJOURNMENT: The last meeting of the year was adjourned by Amanda Nordin.
area campground. Drugs RCMP responded to information regarding drug traﬃcking in the Wawota area. Fraud Members responded to a complaint regarding an individual who was the victim of extortion via online activity from the Philippines. Indecent act A 63-year-old male was charged with committing an indecent act. Property damage Possible damage to a Kenosee Lake-area business is currently under investigation by Carlyle RCMP. Sexual assault A young oﬀender has been charged with committing a sexual assault. Theft A reported theft of a water tank proved to unfounded. This situation is now resolved. The possible theft of a bike is still under investigation by RCMP. Traﬃc oﬀences/ Collision(s) An individual collided with a deer, but was uninjured. A motorist clipped a deer on a road near Kisbey. A motorist received a warning from police for failing to report a single-vehicle accident involving an oﬀ-road vehicle near Kisbey. Police responded to a call reporting a motorist who was driving on the centre line on Hwy
13 near Kisbey. Ten individuals were ﬁned $580 each and one motorist received a warning for vehicle insurance oﬀences. Several motorists received ﬁnes or warnings for intersection-related oﬀences. The ﬁne for this oﬀence is $230. Members dealt with several motorists who were speeding. An individual received a warning for not wearing their seatbelt. The ﬁne for this oﬀence is $175. RCMP members responded to two calls reporting dangerous driving. A driver was ﬁned $100 for failing to produce their vehicle registration. An individual was ﬁned for putting licence plates on the wrong vehicle. Members issued several ﬁnes of $115 each for tint on vehicle windows. A motorist received a warning for driving a vehicle with damage to a windshield. Uttering threats An individual was spoken to by police after threatening to kill animals. A report of an individual uttering threats was deemed to be unfounded by police. Vandalism Members are currently investigating possible damage to trees in Manor.
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Equine sector still has significant impact on our economy
By Calvin Daniels When it comes to agriculture the equine sector sometimes seems to get lost. The sector is often seen more as a hobby, or perhaps falling into the realm of sport, than an agriculture enterprise, and there are some obvious reasons for being unsure exactly what box to check in terms of horses. But what should not be lost is the signiﬁcant impact the horse industry has on our economy. The impact was brought into sharp focus again last week when attending the Yorkton Exhibition Association’s summer fair. Each day I drove down the road at the back of the grounds right through the middle of the parking for those involved in chuckwagon and chariot races. It is an impressive site seeing the semi-trailer units, horse trailers and campers sprawled across the grass, and the horse tethered out awaiting a chance to run the track. In talking to Kevin Gareau president of the Eastern Professional Chariot & Chuckwagon Association (EPCCA), I learned that there were 45 chuckwagons entered in the Yorkton show, and 53 chariots. A bit of math and I realized that would account for 286 horses on the grounds, add a few more carried as extras, or training purposes and it is easy to suggest 300 horses were on-site. Gareau said a young horse for racing might be purchased for $2,500, but the best were about $10,000. If you average that at a modest $5,000 the value of horses for racing in Yorkton was $1.5 million. Of course the horses, while the single most important component of racing, are only a small part of the cost of what is very much a hobby for drivers, but also an economic stimulator. Every hitch requires a wagon and harness, the horses need feed. A farrier will be needed to shoe the horses. On occasion a veterinarian will be required. And that is just to run the track. Drivers in the EPCCA come from all over the province. Gareau as an example is from Domreny, SK., which according to Google is about a 350 kilometre jaunt from Yorkton. Rolling a truck and trailer down the highway means gas purchases, ﬂat tires that need ﬁxing, and dozens of other pop up costs drivers will face as Gareau noted they hit some 18 communities for 40 days of racing each summer. There is also of course the cost of the trailers, many manufactured on the Prairies, and of trucks, and campers, barbecues and tarps and a hundred other things chuckwagon drivers and their families will require for life on the road from June through September each year. While the horse industry is not the critical aspect of farming it once was, it does remain a sector which sees dollars spreading through the local economy, with the chuckwagon and chariot sector a clear example of that.
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Doing more than following directions It can be the subject of humour or perhaps a shake-of-thehead-moment as we wonder: did we really need to be told that? It’s the instructions on products we use regularly that seem unnecessary, but ones companies feel the need to print to reduce the risk of liability. On a package of bread pudding with heating directions My Outlook comes the warning: Product will Shelley Luedtke be hot after heating. On a brand name sleep aid; Warning: May cause drowsiness. On a wire hanger; Caution: Do not swallow. It continues. On a 500-piece jigsaw puzzle: Some assembly required. On a toaster: Do not use underwater. On a bottle of hair dye: Do not use as ice cream topping. Some companies, perhaps in response to this need for extreme caution, have decided to have a bit of fun with their instructions. The label on a line of clothes says: Washing Instructions: machine wash cold, do not bleach, no softeners; Life Instructions: lawyer up, delete Facebook, hit the gym. Another clothing line keeps it really simple: Wash this when dirty. We can enjoy and appreciate advice that doesn’t take itself too seriously. It’s entertaining. But what if the instructions are intended to be helpful but miss the mark so completely it could make us laugh--were it not so sad. It was information targeted for a senior audience, advising of the physical and emotional toll of loneliness as someone ages. It ﬁrst listed all the beneﬁts to health and well-being of having regular and meaningful interactions with others, followed by the problems that develop when those interactions are lacking. It warned against isolation, spending too much time watchingTV or on computers, and spoke of the importance of surrounding yourself with people. It then went on to provide a list of websites for more information. Seriously? In discussing the importance of meaningful interactions with others, they were directed to a computer to spend time looking up websites. Nonetheless, I checked out the recommended sites. The ﬁrst two were summaries of research done on the impact of loneliness, validating the aforemen-
tioned article. The third was a bibliography of books on the topic. It seemed the message was: “Are you feeling lonely? Here’s some stuﬀ to read about the damage to your health because you are feeling lonely.” Not very helpful. I would have hoped that at the end of this important information would be the even more important advice on how to avert the impact. Perhaps the mention of community groups engaged in activities and recreation for particular age groups, churches providing seniors’ ministries or visitation programs, or a listing of government services geared toward the needs of seniors. Instead it was instructions similar to a brochure describing emergency procedures at a summer camp: “In case of ﬂood, proceed uphill. In case of ﬂash ﬂood, proceed uphill quickly.” So, hey seniors, in case of loneliness try not to get lonely. If feeling really lonely, try harder not to be lonely. Then again, maybe that information should be targeted toward the rest of us. Those we look up to as more elderly than ourselves have carved the way for us and we are beneﬁting from their ambition and initiative. Their sacriﬁces helped establish the way of life we somehow now feel entitled to. So what could we do in return? How about a visit? A bit of conversation. Giving some time to share and to listen. But we also need to remember that it is not just seniors that need our time. We are reminded that teenagers and young adults are the most lonely of any age group. Their predominant interests and activities have connected them to the virtual world and left them feeling totally isolated from authentic relationships. But there are things we can do. It doesn’t take special training or talent--just a bit of time and interest in how someone else is doing. The directions that come with a DIY bookcase include a side step: “Make nachos (optional but recommended).” What a great way to remind people that you can have some fun while you’re tackling a chore. And how much better it would be to divide the task…and share the nachos…with someone who would simply enjoy being alongside. Invite someone for a walk, or a cup of coﬀee, or just check in. Ask someone to give you a hand. We can change up the instructions and in the process help change someone’s life. Don’t just build a bookcase. Build a relationship. That’s my outlook.
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Managing Your Money: How to get your risk profile right Every investor fears losing money but if you panic when there’s an unexpected drop in the market or a minor recession and throw away your carefully crafted ﬁnancial plan, you can be certain of one thing: Your risk proﬁle isn’t right. Of course, investing is about picking securities that will make money – and it’s also about choosing investments in line with your risk tolerance. Determining your risk tolerance can be diﬃcult but when you get it right, investing will be that much easier. Here’s how. Start with your goals You need to know what you’re trying to achieve before you can set your asset mix – in other words, deﬁne your ﬁnancial goals. Age is also a factor. A younger investor with a long-term time horizon
may choose less conservative investments while an investor heading for retirement may be more conservative. Understand real market risk You may feel riskier than you really are when the stock market is producing spectacular gains. But when you experience an episode of market volatility, you may realize you aren’t really as risk-tolerant as you thought. Some investors can absorb a 20% loss a year and feel comfortable because they know that markets will eventually recover and rise. Others may panic and sell at a loss. Deﬁne your real risk tolerance The ﬁrst step is to deﬁne your time horizon – is it short-term or longterm? Then deﬁne your true comfort level with risk by asking yourself how much you’re comfortable
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potentially losing in the short term. Don’t just use percentages – “I’d be okay with losing 10% or 15%.” — use dollar terms — “If I have X amount invested, I will be comfortable losing Y amount.” By establishing your correct expectations from day one, you won’t panic with inevitable market volatility. Your professional advisor will have a questionnaire to help you achieve the correct risk proﬁle and investment mix for your situation. Talk to your advisor about your tolerance for risk and your overall ﬁnancial plan soon. This column, written and published by Investors Group Financial Services Inc. (in Québec – a Financial Services Firm), and Investors Group Securities Inc. (in Québec, a ﬁrm in Financial Plan-
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Don’t shave your dog during the summer It may seem like a smart idea to have your dog shaved when the weather starts to warm up, but this isn’t a good way to help your pup beat the heat. Because dogs don’t sweat in the same way humans do, their coat is actually vital to keep them cool during the summer. Your dog’s fur acts as a protective barrier against the heat and helps keep your pup’s body cool. Dog hair traps moisture to insulate and naturally refresh your pet. Pretty neat, right? What’s more, Fido’s fur also shields him from harmful UV rays and insect bites. Regularly brush your dog’s coat to prevent knots and improve air circulation.
Your dog’s coat acts as a barrier against heat, bugs and sunburn.
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Heat meet: SCRC racing action at Bowan Rekken Moto-X Track Memorial Park
Heat and humidity didn’t stop an estimated 300 moto-cross fans from the action at Carlyle’s Bowan Rekken Moto-X Memorial Park, as the South Corner Racing Circuit (SCRC) hosted a day of dirt bike racing for athletes from Saskatchewan and Manitoba, on Saturday, July 7. Organizer Susan Rekken says that 255 wristbands were sold at the gate, with an estimated 300 spectators taking in the action at the day-long event. “Pretty awesome for a hot day!” says Rekken. This was the ﬁrst race of two races to be held in Carlyle for the SCRC season, with other practices and competitions in Assiniboia, Estevan, Oxbow and Weyburn. The SCRC was founded in 2007, with nearly 100 riders from Saskatchewan and Manitoba competing on the track and supporting each other oﬀ the track, according to the organization’s president - and professional moto-cross racer - Kate Lees.
“Our circuit is family-oriented,” says Lees. “We make friends with the people we race with. We compete on the track, but oﬀ the track, we’re family.” With a growing roster of racers and a strong presence on social media, the SCRC has also garnered greater interest among fans, according to Lees. “We’ve got more members and they’re younger,” she says. “I think that’s because we’ve gotten bigger into social media, so more people know about the series and they either want to come out to watch the sport or try the sport.” The day’s results are as follows: “C” Class: 1st place: Wyatt Vilcu, 2nd place: Zaden Batty, 3rd place: Dylan Mitchell. 50cc: 1st place: Cole Roedelbronn, 2nd place: Levi Von Staden, 3rd place: Ava Mantai. 65cc: 1st place: Ryder Herberholz, 2nd place: Marcus Quigley, 3rd place: Lauren Puhlmann. 85cc: 1st place: Ryder Zackrisson, 2nd place: Dylan Honig, 3rd place: Brad Sinden. Supermini: 1st place:
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The South Corner Racing Circuit (SCRC) event in Carlyle on Saturday, July 7 sold 255 wristbands, with an estimated 300 spectators in attendance, in spite of high heat and humidity. “Pretty awesome for a hot day!” says organizer, Susan Rekken. Gage Tyhy, 2nd place: Dylan Honig, 3rd place: Ryder Zackrisson. Class 2 Stroke: 1st place: Tyler Domes, 2nd place: Ty Stadnick, 3rd place; Riley Smith. Vet (30-plus): 1st place: Randy Franke, 2nd place: Josh Mantai, 3rd place: Blair Fonstad. Youth (Ages 14-29): 1st place: Travis King, 2nd place; Kayden Hjorteland, 3rd place: Cole Hastings.
Ladies: 1st place: Kate Lees, 2nd place: Myah Hjorteland, 3rd place: Emily Quigley. “B” Class: 1st place: Gage Tyhy, 2nd place: Cole Barnstable, 3rd
place: Lane Tomolak. “A” class: 1st place: Travis King, 2nd place: Kayden Hjorteland, 3rd place: Cole Hastings. The next SCRC race will be held in Este-
van on Saturday, July 28. Action will return to Carlyle on Saturday, Sept. 15, as part of Homespun weekend. To learn more, visit: www.scrcmx.com .
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South Corner Racing Circuit (SCRC) President and professional moto-cross competitor Kate Lees (pictured) says: “Our circuit is family-oriented. We make friends with the people we race with. We compete on the track, but off the track, we’re like family.”
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Carlyle’s Bowan Rekken Moto-X Track Memorial Park is a living tribute to Bowan Rekken and also a local site for moto-cross competition for the South Corner Racing Circuit (SCRC), which held its most recent competition, Saturday, July 7. The next SCRC-sanctioned race in Carlyle is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 15. Pictured (l-r) are Bowan Rekken’s father, Kelly, his brother Bjorn and his mother, Susan.
Flying High! In spite of the heat and humidity, the South Corner Racing Circuit (SCRC) Carlyle Race Day hosted an estimated 300 spectators throughout the day-long event, Saturday, July 7 at the Bowan Rekken Moto-X Track Memorial Park.
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OK, they can start working on that 2019 Stanley Cup parade route in Toronto. Start on Yonge and Dundas, over to Queen Street, take a left turn on Tavares Road … What? They haven’t named a street after John Tavares yet? Wasn’t that part of the contract? Seven years, $77 million, dinner once a week at Doug Ford’s, a tribute song from Drake, the tip of the CN Tower being reshaped into a ’T’ for Tavares, and the renaming of Bay Street to Tavares Road. That was the deal. Read the contract’s ﬁne print. It was Canada Day on July 1, but the ﬁreworks weren’t limited to colourful late-night sky explosions. There were hockey ﬁreworks too, none more explosive than the signing by Toronto Maple Leafs of Tavares, the ﬁrst superstar free agent to leave his original team since Scott Niedermayer bolted from New Jersey to
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Anaheim in 2005. What happened in Mickey Mouse Land? The Ducks won a cup in Niedermayer’s second year with the club, that’s all. Leafs’ fans won’t have the patience to wait for Tavares’ second year with the team to win the Cup. Toronto racked up the third-highest point total in the Eastern Conference last year (tying the 105 points earned by Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals) and the addition of Tavares should mean at least three or four more victories. Why not 82-0? OK, then 80-2. Tavares was believed to be considering either a return to his Islanders, or else the San Jose Sharks or the Leafs. Toronto fans couldn’t believe their good fortune when the 27-yearold sniper, who has 272 goals and 621 points in his nine NHL seasons, chose the Leafs, saying it was a boyhood dream for the Mississauga native to play for his hometown team. The Leafs are solid in goal with Frederick Andersen and up front, with their star players all having youth on their side, but their defence needs some work. General manager Kyle Dubas and team president Brendan Shanahan will obviously be getting down to work with Coach Mike Babcock to solidify that defensive unit. The addition of Tavares gives the Leafs two superstars at centre — Auston Matthews is the other, of course — and 30-goal man Nazem Kadri centres the third line. No team in the NHL can match that strength
down the middle. The Leafs, undoubtedly ‘Canada’s team’, have thousands more joyous fans today than they had on June 30, when Tavares was in limbo. Now that he’s out of limbo and into the Leafs’ lineup, there will be no satisfaction until that Stanley Cup parade winds its way down Tavares Road. • Randy Turner of the Winnipeg Free Press, on Twitter: “I could be mistaken, but the problem with Tavares signing in Toronto is that I fear the Leafs will now get a disproportionate amount of attention from the national media.” • Comedy writer Alex Kaseberg, after 63-yearold golfer Greg Norman posed nude in the ESPN Magazine body issue: “The caption under the photo is ‘This should get those punks oﬀ my lawn.’ ” • Dwight Perry of the Seattle Times: “University of Michigan researchers have designed a computer that is smaller than a grain of rice. The screen is so tiny, we hear, that even the Orioles’ playoﬀ chances won’t ﬁt on it.” • Danny Woodhead on Twitter, after DeMarcus Cousins signed with Golden State: “Sources: Sidney Crosby, Roger Federer, Mike Trout, and Dustin Johnson are all expected to sign with the Warriors. Bill Belichick also expected to be one of Kerr’s assistants.” • Scott Ostler of the San Francisco Chronicle: “Soccer fans wonder, if Senegal and Japan had had an equal number of yellow cards, what would the next tiebreaker have been? An-
swer: The team with the best haircuts advances.” • Comedy writer Jim Barach: “Graeme McDowell had to withdraw from a British Open qualiﬁer when Air France lost his clubs. Their promise to deliver the clubs on time turned from ‘oui’ to ‘IOU.’ • RJ Currie of sportsdeke.com: “The CFL Eskimos are talking with the Inuit about changing their team name, which reportedly means ‘eaters of raw meat.’ I always thought it meant ‘eliminate Bombers from playoﬀs.’” • Another one from Currie: “Reuters reports an India ATM stopped working because a rat got in and ate thousands of dollars in cash before choking. Probably how the Cleveland Cavaliers feel about JR Smith.” • Janice Hough of leftcoastsportsbabe. com: “Jenrry Mejia has been reinstated by MLB two years after being given a lifetime ban for PEDs. Because playing for the Mets is punishment enough?” • Dwight Perry again: “Authorities in Manitoba have dropped marijuana charges against Saskatchewan Roughriders receiver Duron Carter. Apparently the instantreplay booth ruled he didn’t have possession.” • Syndicated columnist Norman Chad, on the U.S. failing to qualify for the World Cup: “If it is any consolation, we also stink in math, civil rights, education, gun control, supporting the arts, climate-change awareness, electoral security and cable news.” Care to comment? Email firstname.lastname@example.org
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Carlyle RCMPâ€™s Constable Dubeau visits Arcola Daycare
Constable Dubeau of the Carlyle RCMP detachment visited the Arcola Daycare on Thursday, June 28 - where she talked about safety, answered questions and allowed the children to learn about and explore the RCMP vehicle.
OBSERVED AT Staff photos by Lynne Bell
O bserved At This year, White Bear First Nations welcomed hundreds to the Nation’s annual pow wow, Friday, July 6 to Sunday, July 8. The sacred celebration returned to White Bear’s traditional pow wow grounds and in spite of extreme heat and humidity, the event was an overwhelming success. Pictured (l-r) are military veterans and honoured guests, Rocky “Ron” Redwood who served in Vietnam, Tony Lerat, who served with the Queen’s Own Rifles in France and Tony Cote who served with the 81st Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery.
Drummers at the White Bear Pow Wow thrilled the crowds at the three-day event. Pictured here are the drum group, “Battle Horse” from Bird Tail, Manitoba.
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White Bear First Nations Pow Wow
Dancers at the White Bear Pow Wow competed in the following categories: Men: Traditional, Grass, Fancy Bustle and Chicken and Women: Traditional, Jingle and Fancy Shawl.
MCs Montana’s Tommy Christian - veteran pow wow announcer - journeyed to White Bear to assist with the announcing honours for the Nation’s pow wow, held Friday, July 6 through Sunday, July 8.
This year’s pow wow at White Bear First Nations drew participants and visitors from throughout Canada and the U.S. to White Bear for the three-day spectacle. Here, five-year-old Chanel Goodwin of Sakimay First Nation prepares for her Fancy Dance.
Dancers and drummers competed for prizes totalling over $95,000 at White Bear First Nations Pow Wow, with dancers from ages seven to 55 and over enjoying a weekend of competition and cameraderie.
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R.M. of Moose Creek annual ratepayers’ golf tournament On June 25th, The RM of Moose Creek held their 9th Annual Ratepayers golf tournament. A BBQ lunch sponsored by Crescent Point Energy started the day, then 21 teams made there way out on the golf course. All golfers were given a numbered ball at the start and if they brought it back at the end of day, their name was put in for a draw. Terry Fornwald was the winner. He won himself a pressure washer donated by Province and State Permitting. The Hole #1 contest
winner was Terry Rutten for the longest drive with a hockey stick. He won 10 yards of crushed rock donated by JJ’s Trucking. Hole #2 contest “Random Club Challenge” winner was Mel Flahr’s team of Pius Loustel, Darren Brandt, Murray King they won Golf Bags, lawn chairs, golf shirts and golf balls which were donated from Chamney Crushing, WellTraxx, Mel Flahr and Day Construction. Mel Flahr asked that we draw a name for
the golf bag he won and Cam Coﬀey was the winner. Prairie Pride Credit Union donated a golf cart caddy and golf balls for the In the Water contest on Hole #3. The Winner was Shanise Sloan. Kim Dietze won the Longest Putt with a Driver contest on Hole #4, she won herself a smoker and wood chips donated from GVN Construction. Hole #5, Closest to the Moose contest winner was Darrin Arndt, he won a load of gravel de-
livered from the RM of Moose Creek. The Fornwald’s team of Kelvin, Danny and Colleen won themselves golf passes to White Bear and a cooler donated from Precision Ag on Hole #6 for Par the Hole Contest. Lyle Brown won 4 Roughrider tickets and a $100 Visa Gift Card donated from WSP Engineering for Closest to the Pin on Hole #7. Jackie Henderson won a decorative sign donated by Shaw’s Earth Moving and Aaron W.
won a Webber BBQ donated by Brandt Tractor for Longest Drive for Women/Men on Hole #8. Aaron graciously donated the BBQ back to be drawn for and Cam Coﬀey was once again the winner. Hole #9 was a chance at a hole in one for $5,000 sponsored by Promises Wedding and Rentals. All golfers had to tee oﬀ from the gold tee but unfortunately no one walked away with $5000. Door prizes were also handed out as well.
Ron Moncrief won a Case Shop Vac donated from RedHead Equipment, Wanda Humphries won a patio set donated by the RM of Moose Creek and Nicki Franken and Mason Sloan each won a lawn chair /shirt/water bottle and hat donated by Canada Culvert. The RM would like to thank the Moose Creek Golf Club who put on a fantastic day and a great supper. The RM hopes to see everyone out next year as it’s the 10th Annual Ratepayers Golf Tournament.
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Brian and Margaret Peet left on June 21 for Viking, AB where they visited for a few days with daughter Joleen, Paul Hoﬀman and sons Connor and Cole. Their grandsons accompanied back home on June 29. On June 29 supper guests with Gray and Edel Cowan were John Cowan (Hillcrest Mines, AB), Joyce and Jackie George (Redvers), Tim and Ainsley Cowan. Gail McLachlin left for Cabri on June 28 to spend time with her parents Ken and June McLachin. Grace McKenna and children Thea and Finn, Mitch Cowie and Andrea Gohm (all of Calgary) met up at the McLachhlin’s and help Great-grandma June celebrate her 80th birthday over the long weekend. Holidaying with Brian and Margaret Peet and visiting with other family members are their grandchildren Connor and Cole Hoﬀman (Viking, AB) as well as Claire and Alice Mowchenko. (Estevan). While here they will also be taking swimming lessons. Gary and Brenda Junk and their grandson Ethan Junk went to Provost, AB from June 20-July 2 to watch their granddaughter Moran Applegate play ball in U14 D Girls Provincial Championships where they earned the bronze medal. Congratulations to the team – a job well done. Visiting with Faye Walker at the lake was her daughter Deidra, Jeﬀ Nicole, granddaughters Olivia, Abby, Claire and Piper (all of Saskatoon). On July 1 they all attended the graveside funeral for Faye’s cousin John Chester at the Carnduﬀ Cemetery. Holidaying for a week (July 1-8) with Pierre and Brenda Boutin were their grandchildren Jansen and Paige Howes from Regina. Gray, Edel Cowan and John Cowan spent July 2 at Moose Creek Regional Park with Tim, Shelly and Ainsley Cowan where they enjoyed most of the day ﬁshing, which ended with a ﬁsh fry for supper. Mitchell Cowie, Andrea Gohm, Grace McKenna and children Thea and Finn visited from July 2-7 with their mom/grandma Gail McLachlin. While here they all enjoyed some time at the swimming pool and visiting with old friends. Then on Saturday, July 7 they left for Good Spirit where the Cowie family would help Grey and Donna Cowie celebrate their 60th anniversary. Happy Anniversary Gray and Donna from the Alida community, may you enjoy many more happy days together. On July 4 Joyce and Jackie George (Redvers) brought lunch down to the Cowan farm where they
visited with Gray, Edel and John Cowan before John left for home at Hillcrest Mines, AB the next morning (July 5). Michael, Lynsey Lemieux and sons Carter and Mason spent from July 5-8 visiting his parents Ernest and Dianne Lemieux and helped Ernest celebrate his birthday. On July 8 Gray and Edel Cowan, Faye Walker, Joyce and Jackie George (Redvers) gathered at Moose Creek Regional Park where they met Tim, Shelly and Ainsley Cowan at their campsite for lunch (to help Edel celebrate her birthday). Later they all enjoyed a boat ride on the dam, and also did some ﬁshing before returning to their respected homes. Over this past week there were a couple of families that were kept very busy attending ball games. Results of their weekend was as follows – The U12 B Provincial Girls team from Oxbow “The SE Angels” won their ﬁnal game in an extra inning in Moosomin coming home as the Provincial champs with Gold. Our local girls who played with this team were Allie Schulhauser and Shasta Lemieux. Congratulations girls - a job well done. The U14 B Provincial Girls team from Oxbow “The SE Hawks” were very successful in Regina where they were undefeated and won Gold by defeating the Unity team in the ﬁnal game. These two teams both advance to the Western ﬁnals to be held in Edmonton at the beginning of August. Our local girls playing on this team were Brooke Schulhauser and Myra Lemieux – Congratulations girls and good luck in the Westerns. The U16 Provincial Girls team from Oxbow were unsuccessful this time around and lost out in Saskatoon. Playing on this team was Charity Lemieux, better luck next time. This past week and weekend were a very hot days, activity at the swimming pool was very much enjoyed, giving those in attendance a chance to keep cool – it was deﬁnitely a busy place. Swimming lessons began this Monday (July 9) and each class seems to have a good number of students eager to learn their swimming skills. Check at the pool if interested in participating in swimming lessons, as they will be held throughout the next two months. What a great way to learn or improve your swimming skills! Enjoy these hot days of summer. Remember to keep me posted on happening in and around Alida either call me (306-443-2496) or text (306-485-8561) or e-mail (email@example.com) do appreciate your help. Until next time – Keep smiling – Think positive – Drive safely and Take care.
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THANK YOU: The family of Dennis Ingram would like to extend our sincere thanks to family and friends for the cards, food delivered to the house, flowers and phone calls on the passing of our father. The memorial service was made extra special by the caring and thoughtful memories of our father by Reverend Michelle Moore, the singing of Amazing Grace and How Great Thou Art by Jaime and Tracy Brimner, thank you. We would also like to thank Teresa Fox and Friends for the preparing and serving the lunch, Vickie Akins for sitting at the guest book and Rylan Weir for his assistance at the hall. 9-1
THANK YOU: Friends of Moose Mountain Lodge would like to thank the following for their donations towards our tea party on June 21: Southern Plains Co-op (Carlyle), Bargain Shop, The Flower Shoppe, Fenche, Chimo, Country Garden Greenhouse, Allison’s, Eli & Jenny G. Martel, Bryan & Roberta Barsness, Jack & Dianne Wilson, Leola Hirtle. Sorry if we missed anyone. 9-1 THANK YOU: Thank you ladies for adding to the joyous spirit of my bridal shower with your love, thoughtful gifts and presence in my life. Love Jessica (soon to be) Russell 9-1
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Creed Isaac Brownridge, precious baby boy of Colin and Sarah Brownridge, passed away peacefully at home in the arms of his parents on June 30, 2018. Funeral services were held at 2 pm, Monday, July 9, 2018 at the Prairie Place Hall in Arcola, SK. Creed was born on September 19, 2017 weighing 6lbs 15oz and 20 inches long. After suffering a severe brain injury at birth, he spent the �irst 5 weeks of his life in the NICU and Pediatric �loor at Regina General Hospital. From the �irst few days of his life up until his passing, Creed’s strength, beauty and resilience continued to touch the lives of so many people. He fought hard the �irst weeks of his life and gave his parents the gift of bringing him home. He spent the majority of his life cuddling with his mom and dad. He was at his best when he was in his parents arms. He melted everyone’s hearts with his piercing blue eyes, snow white hair and adorable plump lips. He was only on Earth for 9 ½ months, however his impact on so many lives will resonate for a lifetime. In addition to his parents, he is survived by paternal grandparents Lorne & Florence Brownridge, Arcola, SK; maternal grandparents Kenny & Susan Meidinger, Zeeland, ND; great grandparents, Ida Brownridge, Stoughton, SK & Janet Cronin, Gettysburg, SD; Aunts & Uncles, Blake & Stacy Brownridge with their children Olivia & Tyson, Arcola, SK; Jarret Brownridge, Arcola, SK; Justin & Jessica Thomas with their children JD & Levi, Bismarck, ND; Adam Meidinger & Elicia Wald, Zeeland, ND. He will be met at Heaven’s gate by his paternal great grandparents, Gordon Brownridge, Joseph & Vera Moat; maternal great grandparents, Dan Cronin, Isadore & Viola Meidinger. Birthdays
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July 1, 1978 - June 6, 2018 It is with broken hearts that we share the passing of our beloved daughter, sister, wife and mother Jaclyn Dawn Morris (nee Arthur). Jaclyn passed away on June 6 in Regina at the age of 39 years. After a courageous and relentless �ight with auto-immune disorders. Jaclyn is survived by her loving husband David and will, be forever remembered by their eight-yearold daughter Ava and three-year-old son Cole. She is also survived by her parents Alan and Kathleen Arthur, sister Jocelyn (Curtis) Arthur, Jennifer (Chad) Arthur and numerous nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles and cousins. She was predeceased by her grandparents Jack and Vera Arthur and Peter and Esther Sorensen and maternal uncles. Jaclyn was born on July 1, 1978 and grew up on the family farm near Redvers, SK. Jaclyn was a farm girl at heart and spent her youth at dance competitions and organ lessons. She convocated from the University of Saskatchewan in 2002 and was employed as a dietitian in Regina. She married David in 2007 and was no more proud of anything or anyone than their two children Ava and Cole. She wanted nothing more than to be a loving mother to her children all while overcoming countless health challenges and disabilities. She took joy in sharing her children’s new experiences with them and always helping them to work through life’s challenges. We gained strength from Jaclyn’s courage. She never quit �ighting while facing challenges that appeared insurmountable. May she �ind eternal peace and comfort and know she is forever loved and missed. In lieu of �lowers, donations may be made to an education trust being established for Ava and Cole. Memorial Service was held June 11 at Regina Funeral Home. Interment at a later date at Danniverke Lutheran Cemetery.
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Leo E. LaValley 1920 - 2018
Leo LaValley passed away at Newhope Pioneer Lodge, Stoughton, Sask. on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at the age of 98 years. Leo was predeceased by his �irst wife Evelyn (Bailey); second wife Bernice (Mayo); parents, Josephine and Noah LaValley; brothers, Louie (Lisa) LaValley, Wilfred (Mabel) LaValley and Fred (Nita, Annie) LaValley; sisters, Edna (Oliver) Backlund, Bella (Charles Krell, Ernie Benson) and Clara (Leonard) Knibbs; step son Vern Mayo and step daughter Virginia. Left to cherish many memories of Leo are his step children and several nieces and nephews. A Service of Remembrance was held on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at Grace United Church, Stoughton with Rev. Allan Gairns of�iciating. Interment followed at the Stoughton Town Cemetery, after which a luncheon was held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Stoughton. Those wishing to make donations in Leo’s memory may do so directly to the Newhope Pioneer Lodge Activity Fund, Box 38, Stoughton, Sask., S0G 4T0. Dustin Hall at Hall Funeral Services, Estevan assisted Leo’s family.
Paul Joseph Kovach 1937 - 2018
Paul Kovach, formerly of Kisbey, Sask. passed away at Moose Mountain Lodge, Carlyle, Sask. on Monday, June 25, 2018 at the age of 81 years. Paul’s memory will be forever cherished by his wife of nearly 58 years, Edith; children, Robert (Tammy), Donald (Lisa) and Cathy (John) Anderson and their children Byron and Tyrone; sister Norma (Ron) Szakacs and family. He was predeceased by his parents, Paul and Clara Kovach. A Service of Remembrance was held on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at the Kisbey Recreation Centre, Kisbey, Sask. with The Rev. Michelle Moore of�iciating. Interment followed at the Arcola Cemetery, Arcola, Sask. after which a luncheon was held at the Kisbey Recreation Centre. Those wishing to make donations in Paul’s memory may do so directly to the Saskatchewan Cancer Agency, 200 - 4545 Parliament Avenue, Regina, Sask., S4W 0G3. Dustin Hall at Hall Funeral Services, Estevan assisted Paul’s family. For Sale - Misc
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David and Fay Brisbois of Calgary visited with Joe and Jean Brisbois and Gerry Brisbois recently. They spent a week here and visited with other family members in the area. Phil and Carol Reddekop enjoyed a trip to Niagara Falls, stopping in Toronto to visit Phil’s brother and family. They also travelled to Harriston, ON to visit Kevin and Aimee McKee and family. Congratulatons to Jeﬀ and Tina Howe on the birth of their daughter on June 28. She weighed 6 lbs. 15 oz. and has been named Elowen Lois. George and Suzanne Eisler attended a nephew’s wedding in Taber, AB on June 16. They travelled to Calgary to
visit with, Kim and Rob Ursell and family and also George’s sister Paulette as well as Jim and Mary Driver in Vernon, BC. Their trip continued as they stopped at Creston to visit Norm and family and on to Bow Island to visit George’s sister Alda and Henry Kerner. it was a beautiful time to visit. There have been some changes of residency lately. Glenn and Barb Hourd have purchased the former Ruth Dennis home on Lonsdale. They had sold their home in Kennedy and the former Colborn residence in Wawota. Devin Stewart has purchased Randy Hambelton’s house on Walter St. randy has moved to May Hambleton’s home on Wilfred.
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Missed mentioning that Melissa Lupien and Renee Lupien- Smulan have purchased the former residence of Linda Riddell on Railway. I am expecting more changes after Carmen Hamilton’s Open House last Saturday. She had four homes open for inspection. Visiting with Keith and Myrna Olson for the July 1st weekend were Stacey Heﬀernan, Kate and Sarah of Regina. Harry Heﬀernan, Steve and Jeanette Touzin, Shaelyn, Jaeden and Drew, all of Regina, stopped in for supper Monday evening. Word has been received of the passing of Eleanor Hodgins brother, Ken McKay of Corning He passed away on June 20 at the age of 91 years. Sympathy to George and Eleanor. Sympathy also to Shirley Corkish on the passing of her cousin, Bev Banuilis of Headington. She passed away on July 7h. She and Shirley were the same age (75) and were very close while growing up.
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Crop report for the period June 26 to July 2 Scattered showers last week brought much-needed rain to many areas of the province, according to Saskatchewan Agriculture’s weekly Crop Report. Rainfall last week ranged from trace amounts to 53 mm in the Arborﬁeld area. Additional rainfall in the past few days has alleviated concerns of dry conditions in some areas, although more will be needed in the coming weeks to help crops develop. The majority of crops are in good condition and at their normal stages of development for this time of year. Twenty per cent of the spring cereals are in the heading stage, while 45 per cent of the canola and mustard and 44 per cent of the pulse crops are ﬂowering. Overall, topsoil moisture conditions have slightly worsened in the past week, due to the warmer temperatures and lack of moisture. Provincially,
topsoil moisture conditions on cropland are rated as four per cent surplus, 62 per cent adequate, 29 per cent short and ﬁve per cent very short. Hay land and pasture topsoil moisture is rated as three per cent surplus, 52 per cent adequate, 32 per cent short and 13 per cent very short. Topsoil moisture remains in very short supply in many southwestern areas. Haying continues, although there have been delays due to rain and high humidity. Livestock producers now have 14 per cent of the crop cut and 10 per cent baled or put into silage. Hay quality is rated as seven per cent excellent, 50 per cent good, 37 per cent fair and six per cent poor. Hay yields so far are reported to be much lower than average and many pastures are expected to have signiﬁcantly reduced carrying capacity heading into the summer. Pasture conditions are rated as six
Anglers reminded to report tagged fish Fish tagging is a common research tool used to temporarily or permanently mark ﬁsh that are a part of a scientiﬁc study. Organizations who tag these ﬁsh often rely on anglers to report tags when the tagged ﬁsh are caught. Tag reports provide valuable insight on ﬁsh movement and survival, which inform ﬁsheries management. Anglers may notice tags along the back of a ﬁsh. The tag appearance may vary depending on the type of tag and its function. The most common tag is a T-bar tag or “noodle tag” which is typically located alongside a dorsal ﬁn. If an angler comes
across a tagged ﬁsh, they should examine the tag for a unique identiﬁcation number (typically three to six numerical digits) and contact information. The identiﬁcation number should be recorded and reported to the email address or phone number printed on the tag as soon as possible. Alternatively, tags can be reported to a local Conservation Oﬃcer or Ministry of Environment Compliance Oﬃce. It is also helpful to include additional information in the report, such as the tag colour, species, ﬁsh length or weight, location and date of capture. Photos of the ﬁsh are also very
useful as part of the research. Please leave the tags on the ﬁsh if they are released back into the water. The Government of Saskatchewan has conducted several tagging projects on waterbodies throughout the province. In addition, the province has partnered with other agencies and research groups on various ﬁsh studies that use diﬀerent types of ﬁsh tags. Some of the popular lakes for recreational angling where tagged ﬁsh may be found include: Tobin Lake, Last Mountain Lake, Buﬀalo Pound Reservoir, the Qu’Appelle Lakes, Lake Diefenbaker and Boundary Reservoir.
Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association Call For Nominations The Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association (SCA), is seeking nominations for up to ﬁve potential openings on the board. The district terms are two years in length and are renewable. This year districts 2, 3B 5, 7, and 9A are due for renewal. Nomination forms are available online at saskbeef.com or by contacting the SCA oﬃce by email at info@ saskbeef.com or call 306-585-2333. Nominations close at midnight, July 31, 2018. “I want to encourage all ranchers in the province to consider getting more involved with the
association. “We have some members who have served on the board and they are stepping away,” says Rick Toney, SCA Board Chair. “This is a great time for other producers to step up and get involved.” The SCA Board is made up of members from each of Saskatchewan’s nine crop districts. There are two members from Districts 3 and 9, due to the large number of cattle in those areas. There are also two representatives from the Saskatchewan Cattle Feeders Association (SCFA), the Saskatchewan Stock Growers As-
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per cent excellent, 44 per cent good, 34 per cent fair, 13 per cent poor and three per cent very poor. Producers are wrapping up in-crop herbicide applications in most areas and are applying fungicides when warranted. The majority of crop damage this past week was due to localized ﬂooding, lack of moisture, strong winds and hail. Some crops are suﬀering from diseases such as root rot due to excess moisture. Farmers are busy haying and scouting for insects and disease. A complete, printable version of the Crop Report is available online at http://www.saskatchewan.ca/ crop-report. Follow the 2018 Crop Report on Twitter at @ SKAgriculture.
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Regulations passed allowing for ticketing of cannabis offences The Government of Saskatchewan has amended regulations to allow for the ticketing of numerous oﬀences under The Cannabis Control (Saskatchewan) Act. Ticket amounts will range from $200 up to a maximum of $2,250 depending on the oﬀence. Passing of these regulations is another step toward the legalization of cannabis in Canada. Oﬀences subject to ticketing will include: · A $200 ticket for possessing or distributing more than 30 grams of dried cannabis in a public place; · A $200 ticket for consuming cannabis in a public place; · A $1,000 ticket for consuming cannabis at school, on school grounds or at a child care facility; · A $300 ticket if a min-
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The Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association (SCA), is seeking nominations for up to ﬁve potential openings on the board. The district terms are two years in length and are renewable. This year districts 2, 3B 5, 7, and 9A are due for renewal. Nomination forms are available online at saskbeef.com or by contacting the SCA oﬃce by email at info@ saskbeef.com or call
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ewan’s nine crop districts. There are two members from Districts 3 and 9, due to the large number of cattle in those areas. There are also two representatives from the Saskatchewan Cattle Feeders Association (SCFA), the Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association (SSGA), as well as the Past Chair of the SCA. The Board meets monthly, alternating between Regina and Saskatoon.
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Saskatchewan announces first subsurface mineral rights public offering schedule The Government of Saskatchewan has released the schedule for Subsurface Mineral Rights Public Oﬀerings, making the transition to a competitive auction process for rights to potash and brine mineral exploration and development. The province’s ﬁrst Subsurface Mineral Rights Public Oﬀering will be held December 18, 2018. The public offering process under The Subsurface Mineral Tenure Regulations is similar to that for oil and gas tenure. Subsurface mineral dispositions allow the holder to explore for all natural mineral salts and their compounds occurring more than 60 metres below the land surface. “The implementation of the Subsurface Mineral Rights Public Oﬀering process is a
milestone in the history of Saskatchewan’s potash and brine minerals industry,” Energy and Resources Minister Bronwyn Eyre said. “The competitive bid process was prompted by the need to modernize the province’s procedure for disposing of subsurface mineral rights and will enhance Saskatchewan’s already strong competitive position compared to other mining jurisdictions.” Subsurface Mineral Rights Public Oﬀerings will subsequently be held every April, August and December. The 2019 schedule will be released in August 2018. Eﬀective immediately, the ministry is accepting nominations for upcoming subsurface mineral rights public offerings, and additional information is posted
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In spite of overwhelming heat and humidity, the dancers and drummers at the White Bear First Nations Pow Wow didn’t disappoint spectators from Canada and the U.S. who came to watch the sacred spectacle.
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This young dancer was one of many young Indigenous people who have embraced the First Nations pow wow tradition.
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