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Tuesday, 26 April 2022 07:40

Helping out

Representatives of the Parkland Ukrainian Family Fund and the Armstrong Family stop for a picture after discussing the Armstrong’s donation to the fund-raising drive to relocate families from war-torn Ukraine to the Parkland. For those arriving in Winnipeg from Ukraine, the Armstrongs will provide lodging at the Best Western Plus…
Tuesday, 26 April 2022 07:24

Fishing for funds

The Ukrainian Orthodox Parish of St. George and Irving’s Catering sponsored a fish fry fund-raising dinner for the Parkland Ukrainian Family Fund, last Wednesday. With about 230 tickets sold, patrons were treated to a meal which included deep fried pickerel. Above, prior to the meal, everyone in attendance were treated…
By Ed StozekFor the Herald After being sent back from Europe during WWII because he was too young, Peter Ewasiuk legally re-enlisted when he turned 18. He began a career in the Armed Forces that lasted over 20 years. When troops from Communist-ruled North Korea invaded South Korea on June…
Tuesday, 26 April 2022 07:17

Adding insult to injury

As if the 18 inches or more of snow which fell in the Dauphin Valley during the latest incident involving a Colorado Low, was not enough, Mother Nature decided to add in a little mayhem and destruction this past weekend. This car on Seventh Street Southeast was clobbered by just…
Tuesday, 26 April 2022 07:14

A love of reading

The Dauphin Rotary Club hosted its most successful Book Fair ever, last week. The three-day event raised $7,840, which will go towards a literacy grant to Whitmore School, a week-long leadership camp for teens hosted by the Anglican Church and scholarship program at the DRCSS.
A local resident has come up with a unique way to raise money for Ukrainian relief efforts. Irene Yarema-Whitwell has been decorating cookies using a Ukrainian motif. She did it for her family last year, but after seeing the events unfolding in Ukraine over the last few weeks, she decided…
By Gabe MercierMVSD Trustee Each individual working in Mountain View School Division contributes to the school system and keeps it motoring along. When it comes to the safety of children within the school gate, educational assistants, custodians, teachers, and administrators educate and protect them. These school-based personnel have duties at…
Tuesday, 19 April 2022 10:00

Sharing the wealth

Sharlene Clinton of IG Wealth Management presents a cheque for $1,000 to Al Gray of the AIRPORTMEMORIAL80 Project. The project aims to commemorate Dauphin’s contribution to the second world war with memorials at Riverside Cemetery and the local airport.
Tuesday, 12 April 2022 08:12

Contributing to the cause

Lions Club president Hugh Lintick, left, and Lion Ted Wojtowicz, right, presented Al Gray, chair of the fund-raising committee, with a cheque for $1,000 for the Airport Memorial 80th Anniversary project. The project aims to commemorate Dauphin’s contribution to the second world war with memorials at Riverside Cemetery and the…
Tuesday, 12 April 2022 08:11

Hitting the stage

Singer-songwriter Kolby Clunas took to the stage in the Old Fire Hall at the Watson Arts Centre, Friday, performing in front of a small, but appreciative audience. The next show at the Old Fire Hall will be an Open Mic Night, Thursday, beginning at 7 p.m., with host Gary Procyshyn.
By Ed StozekFor the Herald For close to 40 years downhill ski enthusiasts enjoyed their favourite winter pastime at the Mount Agassiz Ski Resort. Located eight miles west of McCreary, the National Parks Branch began developing the site in 1958-59. The site’s name was appropriate as the hill was at…
Support for the Parkland Ukrainian Family Fund has been tremendous. The fund has raised more than $100,000 in cash so far. “Right now we’ve contacted the federal government, the provincial government the Ukrainian Canadian Congress to give us a list of names and contact information of families that are wishing…
Tuesday, 12 April 2022 07:46

Something for everyone

The 33rd annual gun and hobby show was held at the Ukrainian Orthodox Auditorium, Saturday and Sunday. Featuring about 85 tables full of displays, there was something of interest for everyone who walked through the doors.
Tuesday, 12 April 2022 07:38

Welcoming spring

The Watson Arts Centre hosted a Hello Spring Market, Saturday. The market saw more than 25 home-based businesses and makers offering their wares to interested patrons.
Tuesday, 05 April 2022 08:11

Furry friend funds

On Mar. 21, the Gilbert Plains branch of Western Financial Group was able to donate $5,000 to the Parkland Humane Society. Pictured, from left, is Kristen Rubeniuk, Peanut, Dawn Fillion, Nancy Beattie and PHS volunteer Denise Penrose. The donation was made available through the Western Financial Group’s charitable arm, The…
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