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Dobrowolski eyes Dawson Trail seat

12:06 PM

Doug Dobrowolski has his sights set on a new challenge.

With the community of Lorette as a backdrop, Dobrowolski announced that he hopes to carry the Progressive Conservative banner and challenge Ron Lemieux for the Dawson Trail MLA seat in the ......

  • Coming soon

    Hemp Oil Canada Inc.’s new processing facility is expected to open later this summer in Ste Agathe. On July 6, the federal and provincial governments announced that they will invest $390, 000 for the company to purchase and install a new optical sorter and packaging system at the facility.
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    Hemp Oil Canada Inc.’s new processing facility is expected to open later this summer in Ste Agathe. On July 6, the federal and provincial governments announced that they will invest $390, 000 for the company to purchase and install a new optical sorter and packaging system at the facility.

  • Smoke show

    By the time the rain parted midday Sunday, the skies remained dark as wildlife smoke obscured the skies above Provincial Road 200 in the RM of De Salaberry. Saskatchewan forest fires in recent days are responsible for the haze.
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    By the time the rain parted midday Sunday, the skies remained dark as wildlife smoke obscured the skies above Provincial Road 200 in the RM of De Salaberry. Saskatchewan forest fires in recent days are responsible for the haze.

  • Hit parade

    Plenty of candy was tossed out for eager youngsters at the Canada Day parade in Vita Wednesday morning.
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    Plenty of candy was tossed out for eager youngsters at the Canada Day parade in Vita Wednesday morning.

  • Wavin' Flag

    The Sawatsky family waves their Canadian Flags at the Mennonite Heritage Village's Canada Day celebration.
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    The Sawatsky family waves their Canadian Flags at the Mennonite Heritage Village's Canada Day celebration.

  • Driven

    Dancers with the Stoney Brook Dance Company in Steinbach take what perhaps should be the first step before one gets their learner’s license during a performance at the Blumenort Fun and Fair Days on Saturday afternoon.
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    Dancers with the Stoney Brook Dance Company in Steinbach take what perhaps should be the first step before one gets their learner’s license during a performance at the Blumenort Fun and Fair Days on Saturday afternoon.

  • School of hard knocks

    A van ran into a bus in Friedensfeld Thursday afternoon after 3 p.m. RCMP explained the bus driver travelling northbound on Road 35E came to a halt at a stop sign. The bus then proceeded, colliding with a westbound van on Provincial Road 303 that had the right of way. The driver and the child passenger in the van were taken to hospital for precautionary reasons.There were no children in the bus.
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    A van ran into a bus in Friedensfeld Thursday afternoon after 3 p.m. RCMP explained the bus driver travelling northbound on Road 35E came to a halt at a stop sign. The bus then proceeded, colliding with a westbound van on Provincial Road 303 that had the right of way. The driver and the child passenger in the van were taken to hospital for precautionary reasons.There were no children in the bus.

  • Common cents deal

    Provencher MP Ted Falk presents Evan and Earl Funk with a certificate commemorating the 10th year of operations for Earl's Meat Market in Steinbach. The business attracted big crowds on Thursday with its offer of hot dogs, chips and drinks-all for just 10 cents a piece.
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    Provencher MP Ted Falk presents Evan and Earl Funk with a certificate commemorating the 10th year of operations for Earl's Meat Market in Steinbach. The business attracted big crowds on Thursday with its offer of hot dogs, chips and drinks-all for just 10 cents a piece.

  • Big turnout

    Steinbach MLA Kelvin Goertzen along with his wife, Kim, and son, Malachi welcomed hungry crowds at the local politician's annual summer barbeque held at Mennonite Heritage Village on Tuesday night.
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    Steinbach MLA Kelvin Goertzen along with his wife, Kim, and son, Malachi welcomed hungry crowds at the local politician's annual summer barbeque held at Mennonite Heritage Village on Tuesday night.

  • Good times roll

    Brothers Judah and Asher hit the rides at Summer in the City on Sunday afternoon, taking advantage of the festival's expanded format this year.
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    Brothers Judah and Asher hit the rides at Summer in the City on Sunday afternoon, taking advantage of the festival's expanded format this year.

  • Really hope that you're satisfied

    Colin James begins his headline act at Summer in the City on Saturday night. Warm temperatures and clear skies made the second day of the street festival a popular destination as downtown Steinbach was packed with visitors.
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    Colin James begins his headline act at Summer in the City on Saturday night. Warm temperatures and clear skies made the second day of the street festival a popular destination as downtown Steinbach was packed with visitors.

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