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Volume 135 Issue 37 Friday, December 1, 2017 www.minnedosatribune.com 90 cents plus tax

INSIDE Husky Donates $50,000 To Clinic
this week

New
Stretcher
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Photo by Hillary Miller

Free Winter Husky Energy has given back to the community of Minnedosa by financially supporting the new clinic to the tune of $50,000.
(L-R): John Mendrikis, Gord Lane, Hani Riad and Ray Morgan.
Gear
9 By HILLARY MILLER

O n Tuesday, November
28th, members of the
fundraising committee for
proud to present the com-
mittee with a contribu-
tion of $50,000, to be put
toward the new clinic.
“What you’ve raised to
million to complete the
project in its entirety, they
are well on their way, but
still rely on donations from
the community.
tee said that they have
received approximately
$700,000 from businesses,
$860,000 from the R.M.
offices and the Town, and
John Mendrikis, one of
the committee members
said that so far, the foot-
ings for the new clinic are
in place, and the basement
the new Dr. Ajai Khandel- date is amazing,” said Riad, “We are really happy to approximately $375,000 walls are completed. The
If your label reads wal Primary Care Centre who was impressed by the be in a position to contrib- from individual citizens. steel will get put on shortly,

17 /12 /31 in Minnedosa met with
Heather Abel and Hani
perseverance of the com-
mittee over the years.
ute to this important com-
munity project,” said Riad,
Individuals have donated
anywhere between $10
followed by the woodwork
and finishing touches. If
It’s time to renew Riad at the Minnedosa To date, the group has “and as you can see, the oil and $25,000. If you would all goes as planned, the
your subscription! Husky Ethanol Plant of- raised about $1.93 million, prices went up a little bit like to make a donation group hopes to have the
fices. which includes the gener- and helped everybody.” towards the new clinic, clinic completed by spring
204-867-3816 Riad, Plant Manager ous donation from Husky. Ray Morgan, the trea- please see the ad in this 2018.
for the local plant, was With their goal of $2.21 surer for the commit- week’s edition.

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