Birth of our Flag – February 15, 1965
Webster’s definition of flag is “usually a rectangular piece of fabric of distinctive design that is used as a symbol (as of a nation)”….well that just does NOT do it justice. Speaks nothing to the emotions behind the flag; we see it being raised on special occasions and our hearts burst with pride, draping a coffin or flying at half mast our hearts heavy, or simply flying in the wind as a symbol of all that is good in our nation. ... See Link for the full story.
recognizes an individual who has made an exceptional contribution to their community.
The contribution could have occurred over significant number of years,
be a project of significant benefit to the community or represented an activity that touched those within the community.
See Nomination Form.
Over the past number of years there has been a growing awareness of ground water locally, provincially and federally.
See Info PDF
Province-wide elm tree pruning ban now in place The annual province-wide ban on pruning
elm trees is now in place for Saskatchewan.
The ban runs every year April 1 to Aug 31 as a way to stop the spread of Dutch elm disease by ensuring elm bark beetles are attracted to freshly pruned trees.
It's that time of year again with visiting raccoons !!!
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