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Volume 135 Issue 35 Friday, November 17, 2017 www.minnedosatribune.com 90 cents plus tax

INSIDE Honouring Our Fire Brigade
this week

Looking Back
With Diane

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Hextall

Remembrance
Day Observed Photo by Darryl Holyk

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The current Minnedosa Fire Department - Fire Fighters (Back Row, L-R): Brad Kingdon, Ken Morrice, Kelsey Abel, Kevin Enns,
Marty Moyer, Allan Betteridge, Matt Saler, Scott Collen, Adam Kowal, Cam Woodcock, Jordan Lewandoski, Troy Gregorash,
Cory Parrott, Missing: Johnathon Brown. Officers (Front Row, L-R):  Captain Jason Cooper, Deputy Fire Chief Parry Burgess,
Fire Chief Dean Jordan, Deputy Fire Chief Mike Kowal and Captain Jon Kowal.

By DARRYL HOLYK retired members. The night served as the evening’s em- and shared in recognizing memories during his time
If your label reads also served as an open cee while greetings from the dedication, commit- on the Fire Department

17 /11 /30 T he Minnedosa Fire De-
partment hosted a rec-
house for family members
and retired firefighters to
the Town of Minnedosa
were brought from Mayor
ment and hard work dis-
played by our firefighters.
and then went on to re-
mind everyone that when
It’s time to renew ognition banquet at the lo- check out the recent addi- Ray Orr. “A grateful com- “Being a member of a duty calls and a firefighters
cal fire hall on the evening tion to the north end of the munity thanks you very fire department is some- pager goes off, they drop
your subscription! of Thursday, November fire hall and the current much for what you do,” thing special and different what they are doing to help
9th. The evening was held fleet of equipment used by stated Mayor Orr. - it is a brotherhood. They those in need.
204-867-3816 to recognize the dedica- the fire department. Town Councillor and help you stay safe, you help
tion of local firefighters Current Minnedosa former firefighter, Rick Sal- them stay safe,” stated Sal- Continued on
currently serving as well as Fire Chief, Dean Jordan er also brought greetings er. He shared some of his Page 9

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