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Volume 136 Issue 40 Friday, December 14, 2018 www.minnedosatribune.com 90 cents plus tax

INSIDE Lighting Up The Parade Route
this week

Fun at Ladies
Night
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Open House
at Kruk Photos by Karen Mitchell

Castle
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Above, The Minnedosa Pharmacy float leads
the way north on Main Street as an enthusiastic
crowd lined the streets of Minnedosa to
watch this year’s Santa Parade.

By KAREN MITCHELL

Bursary T he weather co-operated and Minnedosa streets were
jumping December 7th and 8th for the Unlock the
for Austin Magic of Minnedosa events.
The festivities kicked off Friday, December 7th with the

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Hall Santa Claus Parade. With a total registration of 30 floats,
the organizing committee had a hard task ahead of them to
choose a winner. After much deliberation, the “Best Float”
title went to the Town of Minnedosa. The Inspire Studio truck was one of a few nastolgic
Continued on Page 11 parade entries in this year’s parade.

The Minnedosa Tribune office will close for Christmas holidays at 12 noon on
Friday, December 21st and remain closed until 9 a.m. Monday, January 7th.
There will be no paper published December 28th and January 4th.
Our first edition of the new year will be Friday, January 11th, 2019
2 Friday, December 14, 2018 The Minnedosa Tribune

Austin Hall Wins Infrastructure Bursary
SUBMITTED sistance to up to five high per student towards the ate in 2023, was raised on pride when he is able to
school graduates from ru- first year of post-second- the family farm located see things from concept to

A ustin Hall of Minnedo-
sa was recognized at
the Manitoba Legislature
ral and northern Manitoba
who have enrolled in post-
secondary institutions in
ary education, and a sum-
mer student position with
the department for every
just north of Erickson. In
grade six his family moved
to Minnedosa.
completion.
Hall, who worked for
Manitoba Infrastructure
on Monday, December an engineering field – civil year they remain in post- Hall said he decided in the summer of 2018,
10th as the winner of a engineering, civil engi- secondary school. to pursue a civil engineer- was treated to lunch at the
$1,000 bursary from Mani- neering technology, and Hall, who enrolled in ing career because he loves Legislature and presented
toba Infrastructure. geomatics technology. civil engineering at the the challenge of being able with his award by the Min-
Each year, Manitoba The assistance in- University of Manitoba this to problem solve and feels ister of Infrastructure Ron
File photo Infrastructure provides as- cludes providing $1,000 fall and is slated to gradu- a great deal of success and Schuler.

Town Council Hears Updates on EMO and MREC
By DARRYL HOLYK in the meeting, following with the development and while others are located ending December 31, 2017 $300,000 is to be borne
the recommendation of renewal of outdoor base- on private property. Coun- was completed by MNP. by reserves with $100,000

M innedosa Town
Council met for its
regular meeting on the
Mr. Nelson, Council ap-
proved the 2018 EMO plan.
Next up, Jon Lewis,
ball diamonds and soccer/
rugby fields. The next big
ticket item for the site is
cil accepted the lowest of
the quotes received from
Gontree Tree Services Ltd
The auditors noted a few
findings including an in-
correct recording of GST
borne by operating. Util-
ity operating requirements
were budgeted at $400,000.
evening of Tuesday, De- appeared before coun- hoped to be a new mutli- in the amount of $9.792.50 on an expense that had Council authorized
cember 4th in Council cil to bring an update on purpose – year round use plus GST. no GST. The auditors also the transfer of an outstand-
Chambers. Mayor Skatch the Minnedosa Regional arena which will also pro- Following review of noted that not all employ- ing tipping fee charge of
presided with Council- Events Centre (MREC) vide the current outdoor recommended updates ee timesheets had been $119.28 to the respective
lors Taylor, Butler, Blais, project. Now, over ten facilities with washrooms, and changes, By-Laws No. signed, that one employee tax roll for the property.
T. Dowsett and J. Dowsett years since the project for a storage space and a can- 2564 and 2565, being orga- had not been paid the ap- CAO Marzoff in-
in attendance. Councillor new mutli-purpose sport- teen. The current arena nizational and procedural proved pay rate and that formed members of coun-
Saler was absent. ing facility began, and a plan on the table comes bylaws for the Town were not all cheques are being cil that she has received
The meeting opened number of queries to MPs with a price tag of just over given second and third approved in the minutes. word from the province
with a delegation of Barret and MLAs, there has been $7 million including taxes. reading by Council. For each issue, the audi- that MIT has finalized its
Nelson to bring members communication regarding Currently, with fundrais- General and Utility tors made recommenda- report on the levels of
of council up-to-date on a pending joint funding an- ing, funding reserves from Accounts for the month of tions to remedy the items Minnedosa Lake and will
the Emergency Measures nouncement from the Fed- the Town, R.M. of Minto- November were approved found. meet with Town Council
Organization. He has gone eral and Provincial govern- Odanah, R.M. Oakview to be paid. Councillor J. Council approved the in the near future to share
through the local Emer- ments to hopefully come and the proposed $3 mil- Dowsett recommended interim 2019 operating their findings.
gency Response Plan and forward in the new year. lion debenture through the separating council mem- budget as follows: Gov-

GUESS
made the necessary up- Over the past decade over Town, the MREC financial bers indemnities in a ernment General Services
dates including any chang- $1 million has been invest- situation currently sits at separate resolution for $200,000, Protective Ser-

WHAT?
es in contact people. Later ed in the MREC property $5.7 million raised and/or more transparency. Mayor vices $200,000, Transpor-
available at the local level. Skatch recommended this tation Services $100,000,
Five quotes were re- request go to the Town’s Environmental Health
Ads are read
ceived for the removal of General Government Ser- Services $70,000, Public
The Minnedosa Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all those involved trees identified to have vices committee for review Health and Welfare Servic- by our
in making another year of Unlock The Magic In Minnedosa Dutch Elm Disease. Ap- and discussion. es $30,000, Environmen- readers!
a huge success! proximately 55 trees have The 2017 Audited Fi- tal Development Services
Thank you to the Town of Minnedosa, Minnedosa Credit Union Limited, and been identified for remov- nancial Report is now $10,000, Economic Devel- DISAGREE?
Heritage Co-op for your major sponsorship of this magical weekend. al in the community, some available for review. The opment Services $50,000, Well, you just
What started as a Minnedosa Chamber of Commerce weekend, has located on Town property Town’s audit, for the year Recreation and Cultural read this ad!
blossomed into a town wide celebration. With many organizations adding Services $50,000 and Fis-
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Thank you to the organizers, businesses, individuals and horses
(big and small), who participated in the magic! Your Santa Claus parade is
the perfect introduction into the weekend of fun!
Thank you to our Minnedosa Chamber members, and to our Minnedosa
businesses for your involvement in the Moonlight Madness event. Thank you Longest Night Service
to the organizers who created all the buzz and excitement on Main Street as
we celebrated Minnedosa, the Holidays, and supported local shopping. Friday, December 21st
Minnedosa had Sleigh Rides around town, The Minnedosa Chamber of at 7:00 p.m.
Commerce hosted photos with Santa and a very energetic crowd of Lions
Beach Enhancement Committee and Tanners Crossing School staff and Minnedosa United Church NOTICE
parent volunteers and organizers hosted the Family Dance, in addition to Refreshments to follow. TOWN OFFICE HOLIDAY HOURS
Krista Powell’s Santa Day Craft Sale, the Minnedosa Regional Library’s
Story Time with Mrs. Claus and the Minnedosa and District Recreation Everyone is welcome to this December 24 Closed at Noon
Commission’s Christmas Movie. Thank you to the organizers, and the volun-
teers who gave their time and talents, and created such a
community service. December 25 CLOSED - Christmas Day
This quiet service is an opportunity to acknowledge that
December 26 CLOSED - Boxing Day
warm feeling of holiday magic.
Christmas can be very difficult for some people, as a result of December 27 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thank you to the Raffle Prize donations from Heritage Co-op, Discover grief, loss, depression, anxiety, financial stress,
Minnedosa, Sunset Gourmet by Lisa, Minnedosa and District Recreation unemployment, uncertainty, and illness.
December 28 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Commission, Flowers on Main, Four Seasons Repair, Minnedosa Insurance We gather to offer comfort and support to one another December 31 Closed at Noon
Services, Minnedosa Credit Union Limited, TCS-Parent Information page, through this time of struggle, and to light January 1 CLOSED - New Year’s Day
Minnedosa Beach Enhancement Committee. candles in memory of loved ones.
Regular hours resume
A final Thank you to everyone involved in the planning and orchestration Supported by: JANUARY 2, 2019
of the weekend, with your skills and commitment Minnedosa truly has a Minnedosa Funeral Service
weekend to be very proud of! What a wonderful time we had Unlocking the THE TOWN OF MINNEDOSA
Magic In Minnedosa.
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Ladies Night Out Great Success

Photo by Karen Mitchell

Minnedosa Home Hardware was packed with participants
for its first annual Ladies Night Out event. Photo by Karen Mitchell

Participants played a variety of games
By KAREN MITCHELL with two prizes and a swag Gift Boxes - Kim Stenson; Grand Prize Winner of the such as Let’s Make A Deal.
bag filled with goodies. Not #7 Lighted Igloo and Pen- night was Jo Ann Scott who

T he first ever Minnedo-
sa Home Hardware La-
dies Night Out was a great
to mention the many big
winners throughout the
evening.
guin - Sharon Rudneski; #8
Lighted Hockey Penguin -
Jo Anne Scott; #9 Fox Wait-
won the Kitchen-Aid Mix-
er.
The Minnedosa Home
success! A completely sold Door Prize Winners er Statue - Erica Alex; #10 Hardware wrapped up
out event, over 80 ladies of were; #1 Kuraidori BBQ Bluetooth Dancing Nut the event by donating the
all ages packed the store Set - Connie Wenger; #2 Cracker - Jody Boyd. nights profits of $1,000 to
to take part in the fun. On Kuraidori Wok - Kaylee Mystery Gift Winners The Minnedosa Beach En-
Wednesday, December English; #3 Kuraidori Sau- were; Erica Alex, Sharon hancement Committee. 
5th at 6:30 p.m, the doors te Pan - Lorraine Cabernel; Powell and Karly Boyd. Home Hardware ladies
opened to a store full of #4 Lighted Outdoor Christ- Game Winners were; Or- are already planning for
games, food and bargains mas Decoration - Blanche nament Pick (Christmas next years event, so if you March 11-15, 2019
for the one-night-only ex- Leach; #5 Christmas Light- Bike) - Tara Wark, Plunger missed out this year keep (In Minnedosa & Dance Portion in Rivers)
perience. Shoppers were ed Centerpiece - Gail Ba- Toss  (Bluetooth Snow- your eyes open for next
guaranteed to walk away loun; #6 Lighted Outdoor man) - Crissy Kowal. The year!
Entry deadline: Thursday, January 17, 2019
No late entries will be accepted.

Minor Hockey Sees Increase in Numbers Submit entries to:
Rolling River Festival of the Arts
Attn: Shelley Hume
Box 333
By KAREN MITCHELL There is also a growing Rec Hockey program offered Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0
through the Minnedosa Recreation Commission, high Printable entry form and addendum are available at

A total of 83 players have registered for the 2018/19 mi-
nor hockey year the Minnedosa Minor Hockey pro-
gram, which is an increase in players from last year’s 74
school Chancellors and other minor teams holding prac-
tices and games here at the Minnedosa Arena.
The 2018-19 minor hockey season kicked off with a
www.discoverminnedosa.com under Community Organizations -
Rolling River Festival of the Arts.
Entry forms and Addendum are at Regional Libraries, Minnedosa Pharmacy, and
Rivers Home Hardware. The AMAF Provincial Syllabus 2015 Edition is at
players. conditioning camp which started just after Thanksgiv-
Elementary Schools and Minnedosa & Rivers Regional Libraries. with
With a total of six minor hockey teams in the league ing. Most teams will wrap up near the end of February/
class numbers and description of classes.
the teams and ages are; Hockey Initiation Program (ages middle of March. Questions: Contact Shelley Hume 204-867-5312 or or Val Dornn 204-867-2432
4 to 6); Novice (ages 7 and 8), Atom (ages 9 and 10), Pee Minor hockey is definitely alive and well and going Email: rollingriverfestival@gmail.com (39-2)
Wee (ages 11 and 12) and Bantam (ages 13 and 14). strong in our community!

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Around Cheer Board Back in Action
By KAREN MITCHELL pers depending on stock. Children up to the age of

Town...
12 will receive an unwrapped gift in the hamper and

I t’s that time of year again when volunteers come
together to fill up hampers for those in need. The
Minnedosa Christmas Cheer is located at 11-6th Av-
children ages 13 to 17 will receive a gift of Minnedosa
Money which can be spent at local businesses.
Hampers will be ready for pick-up on Wednesday
enue N.E. (Dari Isle Drive In) and is open Monday to December 19th between 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Delivery of
By Darryl Holyk Friday afternoons. The public is welcome to stop in hampers will be the following day between 10:00 to
and fill out/drop off an application or drop off gen- 11:30 a.m.
erous donations. Application deadline is this coming The deadline to donate to the Christmas Cheer
Good crowds… Monday, December 17th.
Hampers can be recommended for individuals
Board is Monday, December 17th at the Dari Isle
before 4 p.m. Anyone who is unsure what to donate,
The view from The Tribune float in last Friday night’s
Santa Parade showed a good crowd of parade spectators by the public or through organizations such as; Public non-perishable canned goods are being requested.
of all ages lining the streets. The downtown traffic and Health, Mental Health, Family Services, Home Care, Minnedosa Heritage Co-op Food Market also has
activity leading up to and following the parade was also Churches, etc. a bin just inside the door where donations can be
great to see. Hopefully, all businesses who participated Hampers will include the staples of a traditional dropped off for the Cheer Board.
in the Moonlight Madness benefitted by this special eve- Christmas dinner such as; turkey/chicken or ham, The Christmas Cheer Board is grateful to every-
ning allowing residents an added opportunity to shop potatoes, carrots, margarine, milk, bread/buns and one in the community who supports this great cause.
local leading up to the holidays. Good participation and Christmas oranges. Recipients can also choose to Without volunteers and the generous donations, the
spectator numbers are important to keep such volunteer- have Christmas cake added to their hamper. Any Cheer Board would be unable to brighten Christmas
organized initiatives returning year after year. canned goods are divided up throughout the ham- for those in need this holiday season.

Funding Approved…
The Manitoba government announced this week
that $950,000 in grants will be shared by 57 community
Christmas Dinner Returning For Ninth Year
development projects around the province. One of those By KAREN MITCHELL of a traditional hot turkey looking to go home with to ensure others will not be
recipients is the Town of Minnedosa which has been ap- dinner with Perogies and ten lucky people this year! left alone on such a special

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proved to receive $7,750 through the Community Plan- en years ago, new- all the fixings and is com- As with anything else, day.      
ning Assistance program to aid in its zoning by-law re- comer to the commu- pletely free to everyone. the work of volunteers is For anyone interested
view. nity, Garry MacDowall, Anyone and everyone who always a huge feat. This in attending or taking out
saw the need to help those would like to attend the event is no exception. a meal, please contact Su-
Walk safe… who would otherwise be event is welcome to do so,
alone for Christmas Day.  and will be welcomed with
There are currently about
eight people on the plan-
san Hyde at 867-3425 to
let her know. Also, if you
A reminder to our residents who enjoy walking,
From initial thought to the open arms. ning committee. Food and are available to assist the
running or jogging throughout the community. Please
brainstorming sessions Eat-in guests are wel- supply gathering, decorat- volunteers in any way you
ensure you are noticeable by wearing bright clothing or
with Anita Holdaway, a comed and entertained ing, putting up posters, can also contact Susan to
carrying a light or flasher with you, especially in the early
lady with a big heart and by Keith Hyde, with the media promo, Christmas let her know. For anyone/
mornings or late evenings when it is still dark. There have
a wonderful skill of put- pointy shoes, and Wood- Eve food and table prep, organization that would
been numerous mornings that I have spotted, at the last
ting together great meals man the butler, with the music prep, Christmas like to contribute to the
moment, a dark-coloured figure out for a walk along the
for many people at a time, weird hair. The duo will Day serving and cleaning day there is a Community
side of the Beach Road recently. Don’t risk your safety.
the plans were set in mo- bring Christmas spirit for are all completed by ap- Christmas Day Dinner Ac-
tion. An informal group all those seated around the proximately 25 volunteers. count at the Minnedosa
Backlog blues… of reps from different lo- dining tables. This year’s
cal churches was formed emcee, Barb Hanishews-
These amazing people all
give their time and talents
Credit Union.
Those shoppers waiting for their Christmas gifts to
arrive through Canada Post are beginning to sweat as the and behold the Minnedosa ki, will officially welcome
country’s national mail delivery service is slowly sorting Christmas Dinner was cre- guests and bring stories
through the backlog of parcels. The backlog comes as a ated. Today, the event is and songs of Christmas.  Letters to the Editor
result of the busy holiday season and the recent rotating just as big and popular as Barry McNabb, the Music
it has ever been. Serving Guy, will play music and The Minnedosa Tribune welcomes Letters to the
strikes. These shoppers are now feeling the frustration Editor. All letters must include the writers full name,
newspaper subscribers deal with on an all-to-regular approximately 100 people the piano that is sure to en-
between take-out and eat- ergize the Christmas spirit.  address, and telephone number. Only the writer’s
basis across this country with slow delivery service. This name will be published; address and phone number
slow down in parcel delivery is just another good reason in, the dinner has gradual- The day will consist
ly increased in popularity of old memories being are required for confirmation. Anonymous letters will
to shop local so you don’t have to worry about your gift not be published. Letters that are deemed libelous,
purchases not arriving in time. over the years. shared and new memories
For anyone who is created, and smiles are al- in bad taste, or describe an incident involving other
picking up a meal to take ways free! Santa is even people, will not be published.
Festive properties... home, they can arrive at rumoured to have put this The Minnedosa Tribune reserves the right to
edit letters based on taste, legality, clarity, and
For those who enjoy viewing Christmas lights, you 11:30 a.m. Christmas Day event in his travel plans
to grab their meals. For and I have it on good au- length. Letters to the Editor can be submitted in
need to look no further than right here at home. A num-
guests who will be eating thority that he loves taking person, sent by mail to Box 930, Minnedosa, MB
ber of Minnedosa residents have adorned their proper-
in, they can arrive at 12:00 pictures!    There will even R0J 1E0, by fax (204) 867-5171, or by email to
ties with festive Christmas ligths and decorations add-
noon. Dinner will consist be some lovely Poinsettias editor@minnedosatribune.com
ing to the magic of our valley community. Take a drive
around - you won’t be dissapointed.

Darryl a.Holyk - PublisHer anD eDitor

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Church Sign Defaced
By DARRYL HOLYK
Ye O l d
Trib
S ome very non-artistic spray-
paint bandits defaced the
Hunterville United Church sign
at the Heritage Village recently.
Senseless acts like this are
extremely disappointing in any
case, but even more frustrating
when it is done to a non-profit
group run by hard-working, dedi-
cated community volunteers and 1888 – Fire destroyed the mill, blacksmith and ma-
a church. chine shops at Scandinavia Saturday night. It is sus-
Fortunately, one of those pected a spark from the smoke stack caught the roof
hard-working, dedicated muse- on fire. The loss amount to $3,000 with no insurance
um volunteers quickly responded and is a severe blow of the colony.
and with the help of some Graf-
fiti Remover from Minnedosa 1898 – There was a train accident last Thursday near
Home Hardware, he was able to Riverside on its way to Rapid City. The train left the
remove the unsightly mess from track and the passenger coach turned over on its side.
the church sign. Fortunately, no one was seriously hurt.
Photo by Darryl Holyk

1908 – By using Minnedosa Mill flour, you encour-
$5,000 in Sports Dinner Grants Presented age health, happiness and home industry. If you have
not tried it, try it now!

By KAREN MITCHELL looking over grant appli- 1918 – The boys from the North School are making
cations and make choices a practice of climbing on the outgoing Winnipeg train

M innedosa Sports
Dinner keeps on
giving! Three grants, to-
that will best benefit the
whole community. The
money raised through the
and jumping off at the bridge. Some day, one of them
will be killed and then it will be stopped.

talling $5,000 for the 2018 sports dinner is divided 1928 – Bethany School has been closed as a result of
Fall grant intake have been (not necessarily evenly) an outbreak of small pox.
presented. The following by Fall grant intake as well
organizations were recent as another one held in
funding recipients; the Spring. For the Spring 1938 – Minnedosa Police are probing an outbreak
grant intake groups and or- of dog poisoning in town.
Minnedosa reation including cross “The Sports Dinner ganizations are invited to
Youth Soccer country skiing, mountain is an important part of submit application forms 1948 – A seven-inch snowfall officially brought win-
An organization with biking, winter fat biking, the community because (available in the New Year) ter to Minnedosa this week.
about 225 soccer players snowshoeing, hiking, to- through it, we are able to for consideration. Those
which means there is a lot bogganing etc. provide opportunities and that the board agrees fit
of equipment needed to the criteria for a grant, will
1958 – Following the tragic fire in Chicago last week,
resources to groups and the Chamber of Commerce has passed a resolution to
run an adequate program. Minnedosa Junior organizations which will be given one. Groups and
request the Town to inspect all public buildings and
Curling League benefit the whole commu- organizations that are un-
commercial places for fire hazards.
Squirrel Hills Trails This new program who nity in the long term,” stat- successful are generally
Association wish to improve their re- ed Laura Cook, Minnedosa encouraged to re-apply the
This group has been sources and increase regis- Recreation Director. following year. 1968 – The Onanole Community Centre was offi-
hard at work improving tration numbers. The board takes a lot cially opened last week. Built at a cost of approximate-
the area for multi-use rec- into consideration when ly $17,000 the new facility houses two sheets of curl-
ing ice, dance hall, banquet room and waiting room.

1978 – The Minnedosa Bombers are holding the top
The General Hugh Dyer Branch No. 138 Royal Canadian Legion, spot in the SWHL winning all seven of their games so
far.
wants to acknowledge and thank all who made the
Sgt. Wilson’s Army Show on November 13th in
Minnedosa, a great success. 1988 – After 20 years of business, Nancy Taylor an-
nounces that her insurance agency has been sold to
The Minnedosa Legion would like to thank everyone Sharon Gwyer effective December 28th.
who made the show a success including:
Those who purchased tickets
1998 – The former United Church in Onanole was
Legion members destroyed by fire Sunday morning. Originally built in
Minnedosa Community Conference Centre Neepawa in 1891, the church was moved to Onanole
Kruk Castle for the group’s accommodations in 1956 and served the community until closing in
Farmhouse 50 for the coffee and tea 1995. At the time of the fire, the church was in the pro-
Heritage Co-op for the cookies cess of being sold to a woman who had plans to turn
Tanis Barrett and school staff it into a tea house.
The Minnedosa Tribune for its coverage
The Minnedosa Credit Union for selling tickets. 2008 - Approximatley 80 people attended a commu-
nity meeting regarding the proposal for a new arena/
Thank you
December 15th
hotel. A show of hands indicated that residnets are in
MINNEDOSA LEGION BRANCH NO. 138 favour of the Town moving forward with the project.
Norm Sims Q.C. and Elvin Birch
7:30 p.m. Committee Members, Sgt. Wilson’s Army Show
6 Friday, December 14, 2018 The Minnedosa Tribune

Expressions Hosts Orchestra
By KAREN MITCHELL seasonal popular tunes
including Charlie Brown

O n Wednesday, De-
cember 5th the Bran-
don Community Orchestra
Christmas, and Let it Snow
were performed. Guest so-
loist, Rivers-based sopra-
travelled to Minnedosa to no Charlotte Castle, per-
perform as part of the Ex- formed the French hymn
pression Concert Series. O Holy Night. During the
Hosted by the Minnedosa close of the concert, the
Performing Arts Commit- audience was asked to join
tee, this performance was in and sing a few different
the second concert in the Christmas Carols with the
2018/2019 concert series. orchestra.
Throughout the eve- The orchestra is made
ning, the orchestra per- up of approximately 50
Photo submitted
formed a mix of Christmas musicians and includes
and classical selections. string section – violins, vi- Silvio Unrau serves as May, the Brandon Com- are from Brandon, but sire to play music to share
The classical portion fea- ola, cello and bass, wood- this year’s conductor.  Sil- munity Orchestra meets there are also a few from with the community.
tured one of Dvorak’s Bo- wind section – oboe, flute, vio is originally from Para- weekly to rehearse and surrounding areas includ- The orchestra always
hemian Dances, the Light clarinet, bassoon, and guay and has completed features winter and spring ing; Boissevain, Ninette, welcomes new members.
Cavalry Overture by von bass clarinet, brass section his undergraduate studies concerts in Brandon and Carberry, Rivers, Onanole, There are no auditions to
Suppe and excerpts from – trumpet, french horn, in music performance. He surrounding communities. Sandy Lake, Strathclair, become part of the orches-
Haydn’s London Sympho- trombone, euphonium is a graduate student in Over the years they have Kenton and McCrea- tra and anyone who plays
ny (No. 104). In the Christ- and tuba, and percussion Conducting at the Bran- performed in Virden, Ha- ry.  Members include peo- an orchestral instrument
mas portion, arrange- – including timpani, bells, don University School of miota, Carberry, Kenton, ple of all ages from teens to can contact them about
ments of several Christmas chimes, bass drum, and Music. Souris and Minnedosa. seniors, who share a love of joining.
hymns and carols and the drums. From September to Most of the musicians orchestral music and a de-

Sandy Lake News
By Diane Bachewich Kristalovich and Kevin. Minnedosa Hospital to the with sisters Pat and Don- The Sandy Lake Lions Congratulations to
The 50/50 Legion Sandy Lake Personal Care nie Bobiak and Sonia and Club held their Christ- Carolyn Baker (Coulson)

K eith and Margie
Kristalovich of Cal-
gary, AB visited with
Men’s monthly draw for
the month of November
goes to Eva Merry of New-
Home.
Speedy get well wishes
to Roseann Maluk who is
Blair Hasiuk.
Nice to see Lou Mala-
gan home form the Bran-
mas Party at the Drop-In
Centre. Everyone present
enjoyed the lovely supper
and Dave Clark on the re-
cent engagement.
There was a very nice
Mom, Elsie Kristalovich, dale. in the Brandon Hospital. don Hospital. Lou had the and a social evening. turn out on Saturday after-
at the Minnedosa hospital Mike Buhay has been Lawrence Kristalovich misfortune of fracturing If you like to see a mas- noon for the residents and
and with Dad, Sylvester transferred from the and a couple of his bud- his hip and had to have ter of ice art, a huge play- their families Christmas
dies from Tyndall, MB surgery. Wish you a speedy house made of ice, just get Tea Party at the Personal
were out here to do some recovery Lou. Marlene also in contact with Olive Kow- Care Home.
deer hunting and spent stayed in Brandon at their alchuk. She mastered an Get well wished going
some time with brother daughter’s place during awesome ice house for her out to Darlene Kotch who
Sylvester Kristalovich. this time. grandchildren all ready for underwent surgery at the
Francis Kuzmak spent Sympathy is extended Christmas, or maybe for Winnipeg Health Sciences
the weekend in Brandon to the Zurbyk family on the Blair. We wonder how she Centre.
Christmas holiday sChedule passing of Ann Zurbyk at will keep it in the summer A wonderful bridal
reCyCling & garbage ColleCtion the Sandy Lake Personal time. It even has windows, shower was held on Sun-
Care Home. Ann’s funeral a door and thatched roof, day afternoon at the Drop-
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Newdale News
By Raven’s Glen WI then who should appear parents when their daugh- community hall with a teachers make this occa- when Tom was the CP Rail
but “good old St. Nick” ter Lauren and Eddy Wad- packed house of parents, sion stage ready and we Agent. There was an older

T he Leisure Inn restau-
rant hosted a Custom-
er Appreciation Christmas
(he came by train from
Churchill !), followed by an
exchange of gifts where ev-
dell became parents to
a lovely baby girl. Great
grandparents Ruth and
grandparents, relatives
and friends. A wonder-
ful array of budding talent
can’t thank them enough
for keeping this tradition
alive and well in Newdale!
brother Ray and a younger
sister Beverly in the fam-
ily and they all attended
Dinner on December 6th eryone went home with a Lawrence Usick, Uncle was shown in every item We send our sympathy school in Newdale when
with turkey and all the special parcel to put under Morley and Auntie Meghan from recitations, dance to the family of Ken Turn- Wayne Basso was princi-
trimmings. Our commu- their tree. We extend our are all eagerly waiting that routines, carol singing er, 64, who passed away in pal.
nity is so pleased having thanks and season’s greet- first visit home! Lauren and all in anticipation of St. Albert, AB in November, What a busy time of
Sharon Keene as manager ings to Sharon, Brian and and Eddy live outside of the arrival of Santa Claus! he leaves to mourn his wife year with concerts, pro-
of the hotel restaurant and her staff Amy and Margo, Edmonton. Congratula- He always finds his way to Terri and two daughters ductions and all that goes
wish her continuing suc- and to hotel owner Bruce tions from your Newdale Newdale for this special Bobbie and Kelly and their along with preparing for
cess next year! Following a Robertson. community friends! annual event and arrived families. Ken was the mid- the Christmas season.
bounteous dinner Sharon Congratulations to The Newdale Christ- with his usual “ho-ho-ho” dle child of Tom and Anne Now we hope for bright
handed out door prizes Wes and Diane Usick on mas Concert was held and bags of treats! A dedi- Turner who resided in crisp weather as everyone
to several lucky winners, becoming first time grand- on December 7th in the cated group of Mom’s and Newdale from 1959-1967 begins the holiday travels.

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Christmas Parade Photo Album

Photos by
Karen Mitchell
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Minnedosa Grain
Growing Project
in support of
Canadian Foodgrains Bank
Thank you to the following sponsors for the
Minnedosa Grain 2018 Minnedosa Grain Growing Project
Growing Project is
pleased to announce Bayer CropScience Mosaic
Crop Production Services – Parish & Heimbecker Ltd.
that for 2018 they Basswood Glossop
will be forwarding Heritage Co-op 1997 Ltd. Richardson Pioneer
Manitoba Agricultural
$38,000.00 to the Services Corporation
Canadian Food Total contributions
Grains Bank which $17,100.00
will be matched 4-1
by the federal Thank you to the following volunteers and
government. This equipment donated for the 2018 Minnedosa
Grain Growing Project
will be used for
Seeding/Fertilizing Combines
worldwide food aid. Neil Galbraith Gord Thompson
Scott Thompson
Spraying
Clark McNabb Custom Spraying

Grain Trucks
Glenn Friesen
Gord & Scott Thompson
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, December 14, 2018 9

Minnedosa 4-H Heritage Holiday Home
Club Report At left,
the dining room
By Ashley MAgnusson of Kruk Castle ready
for a traditional

T here was a 4-H meeting at the MCI Cafeteria on
Monday December 3rd. We started the meeting
with the 4-H pledge and motto. Each member present
Christmas feast.

Below,
answered with what they were asking Santa to bring festive greenery
them for Christmas. Each member shared an update
adorns the historic
on their project reports and many have been busy!
Head Leader, Corinne Topham and Laci Mail-
home’s elegant
man, discussed the Executive workshop which was a staircase.
fun success. They also talked about some fun events
coming up. In February, there is a “Tube and Talk”
going on in Assissipii and Curling bonspiels. There is
an Art Challenge going on and the pictures showing a
little about each of the members participating are due
March 1st. They will then be sent to Poland and Michi-
gan. What a cool exchange.
Next we discussed sub-committees progress. The
Laser Tag and Potluck held on November 30th was so Photos by Karen Mitchell
much fun. Elliot MacDonald gave a report that there
were games, art challenge, and loads of laser tag going Minnedosa’s heritage mansion, the Robert
on! A yummy potluck followed with visiting and clean- Myers home, currently known as Kruk Castle
ing up. We are working on an event involving the Se- Bed and Breakfast, opened its doors to the public
niors in the community, and a cookie delivery for some
last weekend for its first annual Christmas Open
wonderful members of our service community in the
House. Traditional holiday decor was found
New Year.
Robyn, Torynn and Natalie showed us an exam- throughout the beautiful heritage home
ples of a speech presentations! Cole did a visual pre- adding to its charm and elegance.
sentation on how to tape his hockey stick. This was
to show an example for the annual Communications
Night slated for February 22nd.
Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

18122AX1

You are invited to the 9th Annual
Minnedosa & District Christmas Dinner

“Because no one should
be alone at Christmas”
December 25th at Noon
Minnedosa Community
Conference Centre
Join us for a great meal, good fun,
songs and fellowship.
*Meals will also be available to be
picked up

Please phone 204-867-3425 if you can
join us for dinner, if you would like to
arrange a ride or if you would like to
help as a volunteer for the event!
Donations gratefully accepted at the
MCU towards “Community Christmas
Dinner account “
(39-2)
10 Friday, December 14, 2018 The Minnedosa Tribune

Chancellors Hockey Report Senior Bombers
By LAURA GOOD the Chancellors to tie the
game midway through the
unassisted to give the boys
an overtime win. Liam Jar- One Win, One Loss
O n Tuesday, December
4th, Chancellors host-
ed the Neepawa Tigers.
first period. Sam Wilman,
assisted by Erik Barrett
scored shorthanded to put
dine played a solid game
between the pipes. Sunday
the Chancellors were off to
By DARRYL HOLYK Clippers on home ice and Aidan Arvisais, Matt Saler
ended the night victorious assisted by Shane Jury,

T
The Chancellors played a the Chancellors up 2-1 at Sandy Bay to take on the he Minnedosa Se- with a 8-6 win. The game and Kelly Stinson and Russ
strong game, but were not the end of the first period. Sandy Bay Badgers. The nior Bombers were was off to a good start with Huyghe assisted by Matt
able to capitalize on the The back and forth play Chancellors dominated on the road last Friday the night’s first goal shot Saler and Tyler Jury.
many power play oppor- continued into the second the play and won the game night for a game in Killar- by Clay Bergeson assisted The game’s final peri-
tunities. Chancellors al- period. The Wildcats add- 9-1. A hat trick to Sam Wil- ney against the Sham- by Travis Erickson and od was all Minnedosa’s as
lowed the Tigers two short ed two goals in the second man 3G/1A, Carter Hed- rocks. The game did not James McCarville. Follow- the games final three goals
handed goals. Lone Chan- period to regain the lead, ley 1G/3A, Mitch Collyer fare well in Minnedosa’s ing a goal from the Clip- were scored by the Bomb-
cellor goal on a power play but this was short lived 1G/1A, Konlyn Nemetchek favour as the Shamrocks pers, the Bombers scored ers. The first two were shot
went to Bryden McFarlane as the Chancellor’s Blair 1G/1A, Bryden McFar- defeated the Bombers 10 again with a goal by Wyatt by Russ Huyghe assisted by
with assists to Devon Beat- Desiatnyk scored with the lane 1G/1A, Luke Parrott to 2. Minnedosa’s first goal Rapsky assisted by Russ Matt Saler and Shane Jury
ty and Konlyn Nemetchek. assist going to Josh King- 1G/1A, Blair Desiatnyk was shot by Clay Bergeson Huyghe. Two more goals with the winning home
Chancellors fell to the Ti- don, finishing the second 1G/1A, Erik Barrett, Dev- assisted by Nick Cameron from Cartwright ended goal scored by Matt Saler
gers 3-1. Liam Jardine was period tied at three. In the on Beatty, Graham Bailey, and Michael Birch in the period one 3-2 in favour of assisted by Ryan Heino
between the pipes. third period Mitch Col- Malik McKay each with first period followed by the Clippers. and Russ Huyghe.
On Saturday, Decem- lyer scored with the assist an assist. Tanner Hanson another goal in the second During the sec- The Bombers next
ber 8th, the Chancellors going to Devon Beatty, to was the net minder for the period by Nathan Stephen- ond period, each team game will be Decem-
were on the road to play put the Chancellors back game. son assisted by Shane Jury. scored three more goals. ber 22nd when they host
the Glenboro/Carberry/ in the lead. The Wildcats The Chancellors are The following night, The Bombers goals were Neepawa.
Baldur Wildcats. The Wild- answered back scoring at home on Thursday, De- December 8th, the Bomb- scored by Jonathon Kowal

Bridge Club
cats scored early in the first a minute later to tie the cember 13th. Come down ers hosted the Cartwright assisted Clay Bergeson and
period to take an early game and force an over- and cheer on your home
lead. Liam Bachewich time period. A minute team!
set up Bryden McFarlane
who answered back for
into overtime the Chancel-
lor’s Mitch Collyer scored Seniors Bowling League Results
December 6th
SUBMITTED
Tribune Deadline: Tuesday at 12 Noon 1st - Linda Vint /

B owlers of the week of December 11th were Doug Pet-
tigrew and Carry Douglas.
Other good games were Gladys Murray 181, Lynette
Gwen Manns
2nd - Tied -Lois
Campbell/ Wilma
Johnson 157, Ava Harris 127, 137, Garry MacDowall 144, Jones and Mel
177, Rosemary Hamilton 204, Dan Motuz 208, Jim Clark Harvey/ Val St. John
166, Debbie Tarn 242, Carry Douglas 163, 177, Hazel 3rd - Jean Garbolinsky/
Stonehouse 160, Wray Douglas 202, 215, Alan Tarn 196, Cheryl Orr
Betty Ann Bertran 193, Fred Stonehouse 156, Doug Pet- 4th - Albert Parsons/
tigrew 211, 304, Ray Criddle 230, Vivian Penner 131, 131, John Cullen
Russ Pettigrew 135.

Reena Shares Holiday Decorating Tips
T rim the tree with
framed photos of
memories. Inexpensive
ing your home.
Paint burnt out Christ-
mas single lights with glit-
grammed ornament for
each visitor or family mem-
ber with a special message
frames may be purchased ter paint and hang them on to that person written on
or handmade. the tree. the back.
Fill clear plastic ball Gather pinecones, tie Cut out gingerbread
ornaments with candy a bow on the top and hang cookies, poke a hole at the
such as, M&M’s, gummy them on the tree. Spraying top of the heads, so that
worms, or popcorn for with glitter paint, adds an you can later add a ribbon.
guests and family to take extra special touch. Bake, decorate and hang
home as a gift when leav- Create one mono- them on the tree.

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Unlocking the Magic of Minnedosa
Continued from Page 1

I n addition to bragging rights, the prize is a Santa tro-
phy that can be displayed by The Town until next year’s
Santa parade.
Immediately following the conclusion of the parade,
Moonlight Madness shopping was held allowing shop-
pers extended store hours, bargains and the chance to
earn a key to unlock the magic of Main Street and win
a grand prize of $500 in Minnedosa Money. This year’s
lucky winner was Rebecca Dyck of Minnedosa.
Saturday, December 8th brought even more festivi-
ties to town. The Santa Day Craft sale, held at the United
Church was a packed house with a huge variety of ven-
dors showing their wares. The event raised over $500,
which was all donated to the Minnedosa and Area Food
Shoppers take advantage of the extended hours Bank. The Town of Minnedosa is presented the
during Moonlight Madness following the parade. Heading over to the Minnedosa Library events, Best Float award.
young and old could come in and relax in the warmth to
read their favourite book. Along with book readings by
Mrs. Claus for the youngsters, there were books for sale
and door prizes. The door prize winners were Cearan
Scott, who won a children’s Christmas story and Ray Orr,
who won a $50 gift certificate to Farmhouse 50.
Other Santa Day activities included photos with San-
ta, crafts, horse drawn wagon rides, a Christmas movie
and a family dance. Many families danced the night
away to great songs. The nights winners were; Montana
Geekie-Towle who won a Door Prize package from Dis-
cover Minnedosa, Luke Blais who won the first 50/50 of
$72 and the Hannah Morris Family which won the sec-
ond 50/50 of $65.
Frontier moved some of its merchandise down to The Unlock the Magic of Minnedosa weekend was
the perfect kick off to the upcoming holiday celebrations.
the former Fashion House for the evening. Mrs. Claus reads to children at the Library.

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All Ads plus 5% G.S.T. slip hazards. Hourly rate with be a Tribune published De-
minnedosatribune.com for Church Christmas Concert.
running total, (if regular up- cember 28th or January 4th.
rates and more details. Sunday, December 16th at
Deadlines 7:00 p.m. Featuring: United
keep all winter.) Flat rate for
1-time event such as storms.
Our first edition of the new
SALES – FINANCING Church Handbell Choir, Luke year will be January 11th. We
Classified advertisements must be submitted no later Also;    painting (Interior and
– LEASING of Trucks, Truck- Palson, Aaron Hutton, Cam- thank our correspondents,
than noon Tuesday for insertion in the following Friday’s Exterior)  Interior paint is very
beds, Trailers, full repair, safe- eron Connection and the readers, subscribers, adver-
edition. All classified advertisements must be prepaid BEFORE near odorless now so book
ties and Autopac trailer repair. United Church Senior Choir tisers and customers for their
insertion. that interior work. x 
Kaldeck Truck and Trailer Cantata “King Forever”. Do- support over the past year.
The Minnedosa Tribune is not responsible for Inc., Hwy #1 MacGregor, nations accepted at the door. Happy Holidays!
typographical errors published AFTER the first insertion, nor
does it assume responsibility for errors published as a result of
MB. 1-888-685-3127 www. Proceeds to Minnedosa Unit- HEALTH
kaldecktrailers.com ed Church. (39-2) x Minnedosa & District
an advertisement placed, changed, or cancelled, by telephone. Services to Seniors and
To ensure your advertisement appears correctly please submit Local history books make STOCKING STUFFERS! Trouble Minnedosa Handivan. Of-
it in person, by fax, mail, or email. Christmas gifts! Titles avail- CHRISTMAS GIFTS! $30 tick- Walking? fice will be closed December
able at The Minnedosa Tribune ets for Minnedosa Lions Club 24th - January 3rd Messages
include Tanner’s Crossing: Hip or Knee
AUCTIONS RTM HOMES The Early History of Minnedo-
“ROBBIE BURNS” Variety
night. Friday, January 25th.
Replacement? will be checked regularly.
204-867-5190. Lifeline service
FOR SALE sa ($10), Hold Back The Dam Dinner, Live band “The Three Restrictions in daily 1-800-387-1215. (40-2) x
($10) and Trails To Rails ($20) Bert’s”, Piper, 50/50 draw and activities?
McSherry Auction
12 Patterson Dr.
SHOWHOME
BLOWOUT
authored by former Tribune
Publisher, Bob Mummery. All
much more! Phone Alf at
204-867-2404 or see Donna
$2,500
Tax Credit A GOT
Stonewall, MB ONLY
book sale proceeds are donat-
ed to Minnedosa Heritage Vil-
at Heritage Co-op Gas Bar or
any Lion! Only 35 tickets left!
$40,000
refund cheque/
D YOUR
LAST SALE FOR 2018!
Estate & Moving
$159,000 lage and Minnedosa Heritage (39-2) rebates V ATTENTION?
Inc (Station Fund). 
E
1584 sq ft, 9 ft ceil- Disability Tax
Sat Dec 15 10:00 AM
ings, 3 bedroom, 2.5
Closed for The Holiday Season! Credit.
Book this
R
baths. Kitchen island &
OPENING SALE FOR 2019 walk-in pantry. Covered LOST 204-453-5372 space for
T
veranda. Tripane
Estate & Moving windows & fir plywood your next ad
Sat Jan 12, 2019 10:00 AM
I
construction and James STILL LOST (Aug 27th),
Merry Christmas Hardie siding.
& Happy New Year from she could be anywhere! - Call
Stuart McSherry & Staff!
(204) 467-1858 or
Don’t miss out. smaller, gray and white female
Winnipeg cat. Tattoo: TNN
S 204-867-3816
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or 185. Please photograph and E for more
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The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, December 14, 2018 13

HELP WANTED IN MEMORIAM OBITUARY

Companion/Caregiver. In Loving Memory of CAROL ELVERETTA SUNDMARK
We are in search of a trusted, BILL and EDNA December 11th, 1935 to
WEST REGION CHILD & FAMILY SERVICES INC. compassionate caregiver / PETTIGREW November 16th, 2018.
invites applications for companion who understands
(3) URBAN SERVICES CASE AIDE the needs of an elderly person It’s sad that you’re Peacefully, Carol left us
while helping maintain a high not with us at this November 16th, 2018, and went
Winnipeg, MB quality of life.  We are looking lovely time of year. to be with her Creator. She was
WRCFS is a mandated First Nations child and family services Agency responsible to for an individual who has ex- But we have predeceased by her parents,
provide a full range of services, including statutory services, voluntary services and cellent communication skills precious memories, Einar and Elveretta Sundmark.
prevention services to the children and families of its nine First Nations, residing on and and judgement in providing of when you both were here. She is survived by her brother
off reserve. The purpose of the WRCFS programs is to sustain, support, and enhance in-home care in Minnedosa.    Maitland, and his wife, Pat, their
family and community life. Needs to be flexible for over- Love you forever family, and many cousins.
Reporting to the Supervisor, the Case Aide will be responsible to work as part of an night stays when necessary.    Ray, Kay and Familiy. She was born at Erick-
Urban Services Team to assist in providing mandated child and family services. Please contact Laurel at 204- x son, MB and received her early
Duties will include working with foster children in conjunction with Child and Family 791-1780.  education in that region. Following
Services Workers, foster parents and collaterals, arranging and supervising family visits, high school, she went to Normal School
maintaining good quality case work practices & documentation for children in care files
according to program standards; assist in the provision of crisis management services
CARD OF THANKS (Teacher’s College) in Winnipeg. After earning her teaching
certificate, she taught in various rural schools within the prov-
to foster children and complete administrative tasks and duties related to agency files. ince for six years. With attending university summer school,
Qualifications: A huge thank you to Tony evening classes and two years as a full-time student, she earned
• Minimum Grade 12 high school education or an acceptable equivalent and Peggy Mullie for their her B.A. from the U of M. She then worked for the Red Cross
combination of education and training. help with the preparation and for three years in Toronto. On returning west in 1970 she began
• Must have related experience working with children and families tear-down of our parade float working in adult education at Lac La Biche, AB that stretched
• Must have a working knowledge of the CFS Act last Friday evening. Your gen- into more than two years. She had found her passion – Adult
• Must have a commitment to First Nations child and family services erosity is greatly appreciated! Education! Then a one year in post-grad studies at University
• Knowledge of and appreciation for First Nations culture and aspirations are The Minnedosa Tribune of Saskatoon was followed by employment in 1973 by Yukon
essential
• Must be able to communicate effectively, orally and in writing Vocational Centre (later to become Yukon College). Other em-
• Must have the ability to make decisions and work effectively with others in a Thank you to everyone ployers, including the Yukon Council of First Nations, kept her
team process for the cards, flowers, phone there for better than 10 years. She had found her place in life to
• Must possess good judgment skills to seek direction and/or supervision related calls, gifts, food and baking live – The North! Camping, hiking, and collecting wild flowers
brought to our home after In Loving Memory of with which to make acrylic jewelry that was sold at Craft Sales
to children in care
• Must be able to work flexible hours; ability to work in a fast paced working my knee surgery. Thanks to IRENE BIRCH brought her in touch with many friends. Her lifelong interest
environment my family for all their care in Canadian history was her connection to the local Historical
• Ability to speak the Ojibway language would be a definite asset. and concern and for taking Loving and kind Society. In 1983 she taught adult education in Fairview College,
• Must have computer training and/or knowledge of Microsoft Word such good care of me. It was in all her ways; Peace River, AB until 1986 followed by adult education at the
all greatly appreciated. I am Upright and just, to the Friendship Centre, Fort St. John, BC in 1990. Carol was a very
WRCFS offers a supportive, progressive and innovative work environment, competitive
blessed to have such special end of her days;
salaries, a great benefits package, and training opportunities. The successful applicant active member of the Hilltop Baptist Church during her times
must provide WRCFS with a current Criminal Record Check that includes a Vulnerable people in my life. God Bless. Sincere and true in her in Manitoba and a very active member of the Riverdale Bap-
Sector Search, Child Abuse Registry check, Prior Contact check & Driver’s Abstract prior Linda Birch. heart and mind; tist Church in Whitehorse. She served as a missionary, teaching
to commencement of employment. Travel is required. A valid driver’s license and access Beautiful memories English in Japan, for two one-year terms in ’86-’87 and ’06-’07.
to means of reliable transportation for work is a condition of employment. she left behind.
IN MEMORIAM She returned to Yukon College to teach ESL until returning to
Please submit your resumes and a covering letter to: Erickson in 1996 to care for her ailing mother. After her moth-
Always remembered and
Verna McIvor, BSW, MSW, RSW er’s death in 2003, she remained living in Erickson but made
Urban Services Program Director Remembering with Love sadly missed by your family. yearly visits to her beloved North. In 2014, she travelled with
West Region Child and Family Services Our Mom and Dad x Mait and Pat to Sweden (her third visit there) to explore the
255 Sherbrook Street WHILEMINA and JOHNNY family’s Swedish roots. Recently Carol had relocated to Winni-
Winnipeg, MB R3C 2B8 Fax: (204) 985-4079 passed away peg to be closer to the family. Her stay was brief before the Lord
Deadlines for applications: Friday, January 4, 2019 October 1996 – called her home.
Salary: Commensurate with experience and training and according to
December 1981 THINK The funeral service was held at Hilltop Baptist Church,
and our brother and his wife Erickson, on Thursday, November 29th, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
Provincial pay scale.
MARTIN and GERALDINE
ADVERTISING with interment following at Hilltop Cemetery adjacent to the
We thank you for your interest in WRCFS; however only those passed away IS EXPENSIVE? Church. Pastor Joshua Scorgie officiated.
selected for an interview will be contacted. May 2010 - In lieu of flowers, a donation to Hilltop Baptist Church or
June 2015 A simple Classified Heart and Stroke Foundation Manitoba would be appreciated.
ad starts at Remembrances and condolences may be shared at www.
SimS Law Corporation Forever in our hearts ONLY $9.00 raesfs.ca
Carrying on buSineSS aS SimS & Company Law offiCe Rae’s Funeral Service of Erickson was in care of the ar-
Donna, Gus, Darlene, TRY ONE TODAY! rangements.
Vernon and their families
LegaL aSSiStant for tHe minneDoSa offiCe
204-867-3816
x
class@minnedosatribune.com
who has the following qualifications:
SIMMONS
• Familiar with Manitoba Land Titles documents, On Loving Memory of
Conveyancing, Wills and Probate practice. HUGH SIMMONS
• Good computer skills including experience with real estate March 1953 – August 1996
documentation and preparation software. GEORGE SIMMONS
• Able to work under deadlines with accuracy and attention to January 1928 – June 2002 PROPERTIES FOR SALE
GEORGE SIMMONS JR.
detail, with minimal supervision. February 1962 –
• Excellent at written and verbal communication and client December 2002 Ph: 204-867-4657
Prairie Mountain
service skills. Independently Owned Gwen Usick Fax: 204-867-2150
• Team player. Those we love are and Operated Broker Realtor
gwenu@mts.net
never really gone.
• Understand and maintain client confidentiality. G G G G
Their memory lives TIN TIN TIN TIN
• Salary to be determined based on experience. on in our thoughts, LIS LIS LIS LIS
NEW NEW NEW N EW
• Be willing to start as soon as possible. in our deeds and
in our hearts.
Please forward your resume in confidence to:
NEWDALE MINNEDOSA
Sims & Company Forever missed, - 2+1 bedroom 2 bath, - 3 bedrooms 1 bath,
p.o. box 460 Forever loved MINNEDOSA MINNEDOSA 1,040 sq. ft. 960 sq. ft.
- 2+1 bedroom 1 bath, - 2+1 bedroom 1 bath, - Double attached garage - Refinished hardwood
minnedosa, mb r0J 1e0 The Simmons family. 720 sq. ft. 750 sq. ft.
X - 24’x32’ attached floors
attention: norman H. Sims, Q.C. - Central air - Attached single garage workshop with in floor - HE gas furnace with
- Updated windows - Updated windows heat (2007) central air
or nsims@simsco.mb.ca or drop off at 76 main Street, - Shingles 2013 - Shingles 2016 - 42’x78’ machine shed - Shingles 2016
minnedosa, mb - 2 decks - deck in front & patio (1996) - Carport & single car
MLS#1830776 $154,900 in back - Sunroom & much more... garage
Deadline for resumes is January 2nd, 2019. MLS #1830389 $159,000 MLS #1831060 $299,999 MLS #1830165 $159,900
(39-3)
Take a tour on Realtor.ca or our website www.remax-prairie mountain-npwa.mb.com
14 Friday, December 14, 2018 The Minnedosa Tribune

PROPERTIES FOR SALE

“Living in your
Community”
Proud Supporter

www.ricktaylor.remax.ca Rick Taylor 867-7551 CONSTRUCTION
ricktaylor@remax.net

BIR CH
BIRCH Parish Backhoe
CONSTRUCTION LTD. Services
GENERAL ●Septic Systems ●Weeping tiles
CONTRACTORS ●Water Systems ●Basements
• Specializing in water & sewer
Commercial ●All types of excavation●
installation & repair Residential Certified in waste
• All types of excavation
322 HARRISON ST.
NEWDALE
307 - 2ND ST. S.E. 17 - 6TH AVE. N.W. • Basements, Demolition
• Snow removal
867-0400 water management
MINNEDOSA
- 1,100 sq. ft. bungalow with
MINNEDOSA • Gravel, Topsoil 0r Call: Ian
- 680 sq. ft. 2 bd bungalow • Sales of septic tanks
- 960 sq. ft. 1 3/4 storey
fully finished basement
- Some newer windows and Kirk 867-0180 867-7506 874-2134 or 867-0383
-3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms - Numerous updates
shingles and great yard
-Double attached garage and
Bryon Gaiser HWM
1.65 acres - Just needs a litlle TLC - Full line of appliances
$94,900 MLS #1830100 included
$224,500 MLS # 1831541 $159,900 MLS # 1827119 Truck & Skid
Steer Service
Competitive Rates
BILL HOPKINS
204-868-5702
DEMOLITION
204-867-0260
SEMI WITH LOW BED &hopkinswelding@hotmail.com
END DUMP
SCREW PILING
NEW LISTING
104139 82N ROAD 204 LAKE ST. 240 - 5TH AVE. S.W. ELECTRICAL
MINNEDOSA SANDY LAKE MINNEDOSA
- 3 bedroom lakeview
- 4.79 acres South of town.
- 3 bedroom older home with
bungalow
- 980 sq. ft. bungalow
- 3 bedrooms, 2 baths
C. BURTON ELECTRICAL EAVESTROUGH
municipal water. - 1200 sq. ft. with full
basement - Single attached garage Enterprises Ltd.
- Excellent shop and - Single garage, town sewer $180,000 MLS #1822452 Refridgeration
double garage. and water Air Conditioning,
$219,900 MLS #1822782 $299,000 MLS #1830968
Heating & Electrical BILL HOPKINS
Considering listing your Property? 30 Years 204-867-0260 5” AND 6” continuous
Call me today for great service at great rates! hopkinswelding@hotmail.com
eavestrough
Ex perience!!
Siding Roofing
Bus : 867-3950 Soffit Fascia

ACCOUNTING CONSTRUCTION Fa x: 867-2340
Glen Burgess
Closed cell Polyurethane Spray foam
Blow in Attic & Wall Fibre Insulation
Fire Retardent Coating

PRAIRIE REDI-MIX Electrician 204-867-3738
Minnedosa - 867-3853
R eady Mix Conc rete 204-868-5211 Email: mcreal@live.ca
Concrete forms, Rebar, Wire Mesh,
George Allard, FCGA* Weeping Tile, Concrete Sealer, Snap Ties
Gateway Street All at Competitive
FERTILIZER FINANCE
Jon Kowal
Onanole, MB Open prices
204-848-7413
8:00 - 4:00
Howard Wirch, C.G.A*
9-515 4th Ave.
Suite A 867-0145 Custom
Shoal Lake, MB 110 Main Street South Fertilizer Minnedosa
204-759-2680 Minnedosa
Floating Credit Union
Dauphin Office - 204 867-5550 Call today to book your
15 1st Ave. S.W. ● Roofing ● Decks
Phone: 204-638-3005
● Fencing ● Exterior ● Finishing spring floating needs!
● Renovations ● Repairs
Fax: 204-638-5817
Darvin - 204-868-5869 Main line
*Denotes Professional Corporation AUTO littlevalleyconstruction@live.ca
Robert - 204-867-7113 204-867-6350
204-868-5980 or 204-867-5544 Fairmount Solar and Electrics Brad Ross
For All Your Electrical Needs 204-867-6366
CatharineÊ
MÊ GijsbersÊ
204-874-2360 Terry McLenehan
204-867-6363
Susan Glasgow
Chartered Professional BACKHOE & TRUCKING
Accountant Inc.
204-867-6353
Pinette
AC
Dunwoody

MinnedosaÊ Debbie Strelczik
Ê 213ÊÊ 2ndÊ StÊ NEÊ Ê -Ê Ê BoxÊ 385Ê Ê 204-867-6360
T:Ê 867-3884Ê Ê Ê C:Ê 867-0190Ê Electrical Inc. (48-4)
Dan Quesnel
Email:Ê Ê Catharine@mts.netÊ
M&M ●Electrical
GRAIN 204-867-6359
Donna Dowsett
AUTO BODY Contracting HAULING 204-867-6361
BDO Canada, LLP All Auto Body Repairs Ph: 867-3238
Candice Brown
204-867-6362
Chartered Accountants Ph: 867-2083
and Advisors 5 Main St. North
Cell: 868-5741
Brian Horner Alayna McTavish
204-867-6354
Farm, Business & Individual Grain & Fertilizer Kim Butler
Professional Services: Hauling 204-867-6352
~ Tax
Book this spot Book this spot Joanne Clarke
204-867-6364
~ Accounting
~ Farm Programs $5.52/week $5.52/week Gaylene Johnson
204-867-6357
Sarah Campbell, CGA Call 204-867 3816 Fax
39 Main Street South Call 204-867 3816 204-867-6391
Minnedosa 867-2957
204-867-7182
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, December 14, 2018 15

INSURANCE PLUMBING SEPTIC SERVICES SERVICES
MINNEDOSA
WAHOSKI G ORD K E L LY Lakeside St. Alphonsus
Septic Service
INSURANCE SERVICES
Drivers Licenses, Autopac MECHANICAL LTD. Plumbing & Heating Catholic Church
General Insurance Gas Fitting 142
142 4th
4th St, NW.
St, NW. • Lawn Mowing & Trimming
PLUMBING Potable water Minnedosa,MB
MB 867-3831
Cheri McTavish – Broker ph: 867-2084 Minnedosa, 867-3831 • Dandelion Spraying -
867-3946 HEATING cell: 867-0346 delivery. Licensed Pesticide Applicator
Mass Sunday 9:00 a.m.
Book your portable • Fertilizer Application
GAS FITTING toilets. • Licensed Arborist Service
LEGAL AIR CONDITIONING SELF-HELP Erle Jury & Family • Hedge Trimming
• Yard Clean Up
204-867-3121 867-2416
Alexander or A.D.A.M. Cory Johnston ▪ Minnedosa
204-476-5185 Cell: 867-7558
Jackson Anxiety Disorders People Helping People (204)Ê 476-4705Ê
www.johnstonyardcare.comÊ
Law Office - Committed to Caring -
B-116 MainSt.St
110B Main S. S HILLSIDE
Association
of Manitoba RAINKE'S
RAINKIES Phone (204) 857-6100
Minnedosa, MB Support Group Sewage Service Fax (204) 857-8389 Prairie Mountain HVAC/R
867-3981 Plumbing & Heating JIM BEAUMONT
cpcancerservices@shaw.ca
www.centralplainscancer
Heating
Meetings are held at Ventilation/Air quality
http://www.ajaxlaw.ca Neepawa Library 3rd Tuesday of 476-2483 services.com
Ty Burton the month 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Owner/Operator
Air Conditioning
Refrigeration
Burgess Law 204-868-5358 For more info call:
Debbie Fisch
Cell: 476-6591 REAL ESTATE Kitchen Equipment
Office Commercial Gas Fitter
(204) 725-8550 Dennis: 476-2766 Commercial & Residential
51 Main Street S service specialist
Minnedosa ALCOHOLICS 23 Hour Service CALL ME... FOR ALL YOUR
REAL ESTATE NEEDS Kent Brown
867-2935
Plumbing & Heating
ANONYMOUS 1-204-867-7346
minnedosa@ If you like to drink and can
Summit Septic
burgesslawoffice.net
• Construction •
MAIN OFFICE
That's your business
If you want to stop and can't ServiceS LEONA’S
204-867-5458 That's our business. Minnedosa and surrounding areas Studio Of Image
SIMS & COMPA N Y copperwoodenterprise@gmail.com
P.O. Box 36 Frank r. Ford and Family Hair Care
L a w O ffi c e PLUMBING & HEATING
Russ Huyghe
or 867-3966 penny Ford PETER HARRISON
•Eminence Facials
Alanon - 210-0433 & Product
Norman H. Sims, Q.C. 204-868-6376
CONSTRUCTION
Alateen - 867-5121 Owner/Operator Phone/Text 867-5444 • Pedicures & LCN Nails
7 6 Ma i n S t r e e t S o u t h 867-3401 Minnedosa 204-210-0158 • Spray Tanning
MINNEDOSA • 867-2717 Cody Huyghe Mtg. Times: 8:00 pm Tuesdays www.suttonharrison.com
204-210-0502 Cells • Piercing
OFFICE MANAGER Drug Problem? 204-868-0851 or 204-868-0863
SERVICES
• Eyelash Extensions
PAINTING Matt Saler
204-868-6886 Narcotics
email: pennyjoford@gmail.com 204-867-2287
67 Main St.
Anonymous can help
BURTON PAINTING TRADING Meetings every Waterpals Rob’s TAC
Potable Water Delivery Yard Maintenance ServiceS Ventures Inc.
Tuesday & MinnedoSa & area
Myrna Alexander
Myrna Charles Minnedosa and area
Saturday at 7 p.m. Waste
FRONTIER
Cell: 868-5503
Cell: 868-5503 • Snow Blowing
Health Inspected
at Calvary Temple, • Unwanted Item Removal Management &
TRADING STORE 221 Hamilton Street, No Job is too small!!! • Small Engine Repairs
Contracting
• Mechanical Welding
Neepawa, MB 204-868-5674 (204)476-0002
Book 867-5551 • Handyman Services
Garbage Removal
• Reasonable Rates
This Spot Gently Used Furniture Bin Rentals
204-720-5934 Construction Demolition
for Clothing & Misc. Items SERVICES rforster0755@gmail.com
Renovating
Household clean up
only Donations Estate clean ups
Estate Sales
$8.29 We now offer Small Engine Repair Transformative
Pick-up & Deliveries Fair Rates
per CARPET CLEANING Electrolysis
Call us today for your carpet
Call for Quote
Fall Tune ups on
Book Permanant Hair Removal
week! Snowblowers etc. 142 Main Street North
& upholstery cleaning needs.
204-868-5807
This Minnedosa, MB

MLA Spot 204-596-5111

THE

LEAN
Kim’s for Book
MACHINE
House/Business
This Spot
MOBILE HEAT WASH
AND DETAILING
Cleaning Services only
for
- Residential $13.88 only
204.759.3313 - Commercial
per $8.29
● 204-848-0097
204-848-0097

Toll Free 844.877.7767 204-848-0400 Home: 867-3272
per
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● 204-848-0400 Cell: 210-0818 week! week!
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16 Friday, December 14, 2018 The Minnedosa Tribune

Santa Comes to Town By DARRYL HOLYK

A s part of his world-
wind tour leading up
to his busiest night of the
year, Santa Claus spent last
weekend in Minnedosa.
He arrived Friday, just in
time to ride in the Santa
Parade. Then, he and Mrs.
Claus took in the many ac-
tivities the following day.
Mr. Claus visited with the
children at the Community
Confernece Centre while
his jolly wife read to chil-
dren at the Library.
Don’t worry, he will be
back the night of the 24th
with a sack full of gifts for
all the good little boys and
Photo by Karen Mitchell
girls.
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