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Tuesday, 13 September 2022 07:41

Welcome back!

Ecole Macneill principal Monique Lefebvre welcomes students back to the first day of school, last Wednesday. There was an air of excitement among students, staff and parents at the French immersion school in Dauphin, to be returning to a “normal” school environment, free from many of the public health restrictions…
Tuesday, 13 September 2022 07:27

Threshing Day!

Local residents had a chance to take a step back in time, Saturday, when the Dauphin Agricultural Heritage Club hosted its 22nd annual Threshing Day, north of Dauphin. Those in attendance got to see how farming was done in the early to mid 1900s thanks to combining, threshing and baling…
Carissa Caruk-Ganczar’s work at The Hub in Dauphin is not going unnoticed. The program manager and leadership coach at the local entrepreneurship centre and coworking space has been nominated for a prestigious Award of Distinction from the Economic Developers Association of Manitoba (EDAM). “It’s exciting and a great honour in…
Tuesday, 30 August 2022 07:53

Food for a cause

Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival hosted a fund-raising barbecue outside its office on Third Avenue Northeast, Wednesday, to mark Ukraine’s Independence Day. Proceeds from the event were earmarked for next year’s festival after $2 from every order was donated to UHelpUkraine, a Canadian organization supporting the Ukrainian Ministry of Defence. 
Tuesday, 30 August 2022 07:12

Travel Club fund-raiser

The Girl Guides Travel Club hosted a fund-raising barbecue, Friday, at the Dauphin Consumers Co-op Food Store. The group had planned a trip to Churchill, but it was cancelled due to the pandemic, so they are raising funds to, hopefully, make the trip north. The local Girls Guides will host…
Tuesday, 30 August 2022 07:03

Safeway has a long history in Dauphin

By Ed StozekFor the Herald In 1929 Safeway opened its first five Canadian stores in Manitoba. Stores typically encompassed 1,000 square feet and customers bought only several days’ worth of food as quick-melting ice blocks were the standard source of home refrigeration. Customers provided a list to the clerks behind…
Tuesday, 23 August 2022 08:47

Beating the heat

A group of children stayed cool on a hot Saturday afternoon with a water fight at the splash park in Vermillion Park. After a few hiccups at the start, the facility has been open all summer, helping people to beat the heat.
Tuesday, 23 August 2022 08:04

Offering support

Lindsay Sanderson, program co-ordinator at Under One Roof, accepts a cheque for $2,845 from Jojo Ferman of Westman Communications Group (WCG). WCG hosted a fund-raising barbecue in July and matched the money raised.
Monday, 15 August 2022 19:44

The miracle continues

Chloe Medwid, seven, Ava Medwid, 10, enjoy a blizzard treat at the local Dairy Queen, Thursday. Dairy Queen stores across the country hosted the 20th annual Miracle Treat Day, Thursday, with proceeds Blizzard treat sales going to the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba and other local children’s charities.
We live in an age where most of us have access to a cell phone. Along with providing a link to endless information we also utilize it to take photographs and videos and instantly post them on the Internet. Many years ago, one had to load a camera with a…
Monday, 15 August 2022 19:25

Riding for a cause

The fifth annual Dauphin Memorial Ride hit the road, Saturday, to raise money for the Dauphin Hospital Foundation. About 60 motorcycles and vehicles left Dauphin on their way to Roblin, where they were met by another group of riders. They then continued on to Lake of the Prairies and the…
Tuesday, 09 August 2022 08:31

Access to language support available

CanTalk is offering Manitoba businesses free access to on demand language support for Ukrainian refugees as they arrive into Canada. Qualified interpreters, from the company, which has been providing immediate language support services via phone for clients across North America for 25 years, will be available 24/7 to help overcome…
Tuesday, 09 August 2022 08:08

Lunch and a talk

Dauphin-Swan River-Neepawa MP Dan Mazier, in the background, took the opportunity to celebrate summer with some of his constituents when he hosted a barbecue outside his local constituency office at the Dauphin Market Place Mall, Aug. 3. The get together gave the MP a chance to connect with area residents…
Tuesday, 02 August 2022 07:48

Around the corner

The ice is in at Credit Union Place, which can only mean hockey season is not that far away. An elite skills and skating camp takes place at the CUP, Aug. 2 to 5, featuring former Dauphin Kings Grady Hobbs and Nakodan Greyeyes, as well as strength and conditioning coach…
Tuesday, 02 August 2022 07:41

Dealership helps out

Jim Perchaluk of the Parkland Ukrainian Family Fund accepts a cheque for $1,203 from general manager Wade Thiele, while, from left, Dean Cooley, family fund committee members Don Tarrant and Larry Hrytsay, and the dealership’s Business Development manager Alyson Sametz and Marketing co-ordinator Taylor Cooley join them for the presentation.…
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