You are on page 1of 16

The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 11


The Minnedosa

Since 1883
Volume 136 Issue 48 Friday, February 8, 2019 90 cents plus tax

INSIDE First Acts Announced for RFM ‘19

this week By DARRYL HOLYK

T he first round of artists

scheduled to appear
at the 16th annual Rockin’
the Fields of Minnedosa
(RFM) this August long
weekend was announced
Tuesday afternoon at a
press conference at the
Keystone Centre in Bran-
Rapid City don.
Following opening
Digging Out remarks from Rockin’ the
Fields board president, Al
Mill Pond Logan, festival promoter,

Rob Waloschuk of Perfor-
mance Promotions took
to the podium. This is the
second year that Perfor-
mance Promotions has
booked acts for RFM.
Then, just like a live,
rock concert, the lights
dimmed and the official
lineup announcement was
made by way of a video
featuring the first 12 acts
booked to hit the RFM
UCT S upports stages in August.
The festival will kick
Local Project off on the FP Genetics
Main Stage Friday night

with headliners Canadian
“Metal Queen” Lee Aaron Photo by Darryl Holyk
and fan favourites Harle-
quin and April Wine who Rockin’ the Fields of Minnedosa Board President, Al Logan welcomes fans, sponsors, supporters
are celebrating five de- and media to the band announcement press conference Tuesday afternoon.
cades of music and Plati-
num Blonde. Over on the
If your label reads Heritage Co-op Hilltop
the Bands contest take to
the main stage to serve as
ing with “Shine”.
The party won’t cool
after a two-year hiatus to
honour the passing of its
the legendary Tom Co-
chrane and Red Rider take

19/02/28 Stage, the Guns N’ Roses

tribute band, The Night-
the opening act for alter-
native rockers, Sam Rob-
off any for Sunday night as
this year’s festival will close
lead man, Kenny Shields.
Also filling Sunday night
to the stage who is sure to
please fans with classics
It’s time to renew rain, will also perform on erts Band and the night’s out with Bed of Roses, a main stage slots will be such as “Life is a Highway.”
opening night and are closing band, one of the tribute show based on Bon Canadian rock queen, Sass More acts will be an-
your subscription! sure to be a crowd pleaser most anticipated and most Jovi on the Heritage Co-op Jordan and 54 40, the BC- nounced in the coming
bringing a taste of GNR requested hard-rocker’s, stage. Over on the main based band best known for months.
204-867-3816 hard rock to Minnedosa. Collective Soul, who had a stage will be a much-an- hits like, “I Go Blind” and
Saturday night will see string of number one hits ticipated performance by “Ocean Pearl”. RFM ’19 will Continued
the winner of the Battle of in the mid to late 90s start- Streetheart which returns end on a high note when on Page 9

85% 85% of Manitoba adults are readers of their local community newspaper.
Reach them all with a newspaper ad.
Source: ComBase
2 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune

Rapid City Beach and Reservoir Restoration Underway

By KAREN MITCHELL created so fish could pass (which will occur later in
upstream past the dam to the fall season), Site Ac-

R apid City is a small

town located on High-
way 24, just 27 kilometres
the reservoir.
“The reservoir is es-
sential to our beach and
cess, Site Preparation, Ex-
cavating and transport of
excavated materials (using
southwest of Minnedosa. campgrounds survival and backhoes and dump trucks
According to the 2016 cen- our tourism for the com- when there is enough frost
sus, the population of the munity,” stated a represen- for equipment, equip-
community was 478, up 61 tative of the committee. ment access expected to
people from the 2011 cen- “The town of Rapid City be across municipal land
sus. is just now starting to see and measures for public
The small but mighty a positive growth in new safety to be implemented),
town is full of passionate families taking up residen- Deposition of excavated
residents who care about cy over the past few years materials, Removal of the
their community and the and making improvements top one-and-a-half to two
future of the area. This pas- to our infrastructure and metres of accumulated
sion is what lead a group restoration of our recre- material (silt), Removal of
of interested residents and ational facilities has been approximately 57,225 cu-
organizations to form the very important factors to bic yards of accumulated
Rapid City Beach and Res- families looking to reside material (silt) and Mate-
ervoir Committee on June here, and for our local rial deposits to be in pre-
16th, 2016. Due to two tourism. As it stands right selected areas away from
major flood events over now the reservoir is an Submitted photo river/reservoir.
the past ten years, area eyesore and a hindrance A backhoe digs out metres of silt that has built-up in the The Post-Excavation
residents could see the im- for attracting potential Rapid City reservoir over the years. Phase includes; Re-charge
pacts of increased silt and home buyers and tourism. of the reservoir and Moni-
vegetation issues, recre- At the rate the reservoir is toring.
ation diminishing and res- filling up with silt it will be now underway. mately four to six weeks to to attract more tourism to Ongoing work will in-
ervoir capacity reducing to only a few more years be- Just after Christmas complete. the town which in turn will clude; Work with the Little
approximately 20 per cent fore it has completely lost 2018, the R.M. of Oakview As to the actual cost of benefit local businesses Saskatchewan River Con-
of what it was. its capacity to hold any wa- Council held a special the project, the exact fig- and the campground, to servation District on iden-
The Rapid City Res- ter.” meeting and reviewed five ure will not be known until have a recreational facility tifying potential project lo-
ervoir or “Mill Pond” pre- So what are the cur- proposals received for the completion, as it is based that all families may enjoy, cations upstream from the
dates 1892 and was origi- rent plans of the commit- project. Council awarded on so much per metre of to attract new families to reservoir to help reduce
nally built for water storage tee? Their overall goal is the project contract to Rus- material removed, but reside in the town or sur- the amount of erosion and
for irrigation, drinking wa- restoration of the beach sell Redi-Mix Concrete, preliminary volume calcu- rounding community and silt being deposited dur-
ter, livestock and to oper- and reservoir. The project Langenburg Redi-Mix lations came in at an esti- to have a viable mainte- ing heavy rains and spring
ate the local lumber mill. has been broken down Ltd. (A Division of Coco mated 55,000 cubic metres nance plan for the reser- run-off periods, Commu-
The present dam was con- into two stages; the first, Group). The company of material to be removed. voir. nicating with Manitoba In-
structed in 1961 for stock Beach Restoration, has started to mobilize their This is the amount that was Possible impacts in- frastructure on controlling
watering and water con- been completed and the equipment on January 7th, used on the tender which clude, but are not limited water levels in the reser-
servation. In 1992, Mani- second, Reservoir Resto- 2019 with the project an- recieved bids in the five to; potential structural voir during the spring run-
toba’s first fish ladder was ration and Maintenance is ticipated to take approxi- to seven dollar per metre integrity damage to the off and flood conditions
range. dam, reduced water sup- and Yearly inspection, as-
The overall objective is ply for upstream users in sessment, and clean-up (if
to remove excess sedimen- dry years, reduced fish needed) of excess vegeta-
Little Saskatchewan River Conservation District tation and vegetation. This
would allow for a clear and
migration, changes to na-
tive species habitat and re-
tion in the reservoir.


unobstructed waterway for duced recreation. Continued
Manitoba’s first fish ladder, Included in the Ex- on Page 8
to increase a healthier fish cavation Phase includes;
and wildlife population, Reservoir Drawdown
We are currently accepting orders for trees:
• To develop a new shelterbelt for acreages and farm yards; OR
• To replace trees in an existing shelterbelt
• Small quantities for hand planting (no specialty trees)
The Minnedosa Tribune encourages you to
Trees will be ordered from nurseries offering trees hardy to our climate, at
a COST. Call us today for pricing and tree species available. Most trees are
bare root stock no bigger than 24”. Tree order applications for 2019 are
available at our office/website and must be filled out and submitted by
February 22nd, 2019.
The LSRCD makes planting shelterbelts eaSy! The District will:
• Assist with design.
• Order trees through a nursery. When you support the businesses in your
• Provide and maneuver tree planter. home community, those businesses can
• Apply plastic mulch. (Mulch reduces tree maintenance) return the favour by providing donations
APPLY EARLY FOR THE BEST SELECTION OF TREES! and sponsorships to events, attractions,
programs and athletics in your
Planting Fee:
Flat rate - Minimum charge of $250.00 per mile
community. Without your support,
Biodegradable and Compostable Mulch- $315.00 per 610m roll those businesses cannot give
back to the things which make
To Contact: Toll Free-1-866-820-1512 or 204-566-2270
a community a great place to live!
or email: 48-2
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 3

Donor Board Installed UCT Bingo Gives Back

at Primary Care Centre

Photo by Karen Mitchell

Len Luker (Services to Seniors and Handivan), Laci Mailman

(Beach Enhancement Committee), Jan Macey (UCT), Karen Bramley
(UCT), Audrey Street (UCT), Ellen Bramley (UCT), Carrie Winder (UCT),
John Cullen (UCT), Kathy Stone (UCT), Orville Cooley (Frontier
Trading Company), Neil Cameron (UCT), Jordan Shand (Frontier),
Donna Shorrock (UCT), Cam Schmitt (Frontier) and Roland Street (UCT).

Photo by Karen Mitchell

By KAREN MITCHELL their plans and projects at Crossing Special Needs,
SUBMITTED community and surround- lan Brackenreed starting previous meetings seeking Kidsport, A Port in the

O ne of the finishing
touches has come to
ing area have been to im-
prove and maintain the
health facilities for genera-
within the last few months,
they are taking on new pa-
tients to assist with medi-
O n the evening of Tues-
day, February 5th the
Minnedosa United Com-
financial assistance.
Other Minnedosa UCT
donations in 2019, outside
Storm, Ronald McDonald
House, Manitoba Kidney
Foundation, Minnedosa
pass with the installation tions to come. cal needs of the surround- mercial Travellers (UCT) of Tuesday’s donations, 4-H, Minnedosa and Area
of the donor board at the There will be some ing area. presented donations to include Rolling River Festi- Food Bank, Minnedosa
Dr. Ajai Khandelwal Pri- ongoing work to improve It is very satisfying for four local organizations val of the Arts, Minnedosa Library Summer Read-
mary Care Centre. the existing building as the donors to know that with funds accumulated Youth Bowling, Victoria’s ing Program and Frontier
The tremendous sup- the operation dictates and the new facility has pro- from their Bingo account. Quilts and A Port in the Trading Company, total-
port in building this won- along with the spring land- duced the results they ex- On hand to accept the do- Storm. To date, the total ling $2,200.00.
derful Primary Care Cen- scaping to beautify the sur- pected with a full slate of nations were; Minnedosa 2019 donations UCT has The Minnedosa UCT
tre is now on permanent rounding grounds. The doctors. Now is the time Handivan receiving $700, made equal $4,300. are grateful to their regular
display for care centre committee will be active for the surrounding area Services to Seniors receiv- 2018 donations in- bingo players as without
patients to see and oth- for some time to come to residents to support this ing $300, Minnedosa Beach cluded; Minnedosa Youth their continued support,
ers that may wish to view get the results as complete Primary Care Centre, by Enhancement Commit- Bowling, Rolling River Fes- donations like this could
the long list of donors that as possible to make the choosing their family phy- tee receiving $1,000 and tival of the Arts, Tanner’s not occur.
made this venture pos- area proud of the accom- sician, and keeping our Frontier Trading Company
sible. plishment. medical services improv- receiving $1,500. These or-
The committee’s ob- After a few months of ing as time goes on. ganizations all presented The Minnedosa Performing Arts
jective was to acknowl- operation of the primary Expressions Concert Series Presents
edge the municipalities, care centre, there is a com-
businesses, service clubs, pliment of six doctors and
foundations and the vast one nurse practitioner of-
number of individuals that fering medical services.
contributed to this cause. With Dr. Taiwo Sonoiki
This donor board will be starting practice within
on display for a long time the last two years and Dr. The Minnedosa Performing Arts Expressions Concert Series
to show how generous the Ali Elgheriani and Dr. No- Presents


Quinton Blair
Friday, October 7th, 2016 at 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, February 12, 2019 One night stay at Canad Inns Minnedosa Community Conference Centre
Ukrainian Hall, Minnedosa MB, 202 5th St. NW Club Regent, visit Celebrations Doors open at 7:00 p.m.
Dinner Theatre, transportation Advance tickets available at the Library.
12:00 p.m. Free Lunch by motorcoach and Adults $20 (Students accompanied by an adult free)
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Workshop optional shopping! Students (13-18) $10
Phone to register: 204-821-6153 or Web site:
Book and Pay by
Email to register: March 1st - $155.00
The Environmental Farm Plan (EFP) is a voluntary, confidential, self- Casino only $80.00 Wine and beer available
assessment of a producer's own farm or ranch that assists farm for purchase
(must be 18 years or older).
managers in identifying agri-environmental assets and risks and
drink February 18th, 2019
All proceeds to go to
developing an action plan to reduce the identified risks. Environmental responsibly.
Farm Planning began in Manitoba in 2004 and continues to be a high at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 7:00
Minnedosa p.m.
Arts Committee
priority for Federal and Provincial governments. It also offers access to Minnedosa Community
funding dollars to complete projects identified through the EFP process. We visit both casinos! Conference Centre
Environmental farm planning improves the health and value of your farm, Tickets available at the Door.
McPhillips Station Casino and overnight at
your business and leaves behind your legacy for the next generation of Adults $20
farmers. Club Regent Casino
Students under 18 Free if accompanied
Call Wendy, Jacki or Sharon and book your spot! by an adult or $10
Seats are limited! With much appreciation to our sponsors:

Phone: 1-204-867-5777 or Toll Free: 1-800-431-4442

(47-2) Thanks for choosing us, Destinations Plus! (47-2) (48-2)
4 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune

Darryl a.Holyk - PublisHer anD eDitor

Around Holding the Liberals Accountable

modern pipelines. Yet Canadian families and workers
now find themselves with a carbon tax plan in place
View From and no pipelines in sight. Before Justin Trudeau be-
Parliament Hill came Prime Minister, there were three private com-
By Darryl Holyk panies willing to invest more than $30 billion to build
three, nation-building pipelines that would have cre-
ROBERT SOPUCK ated tens of thousands of jobs.  Justin Trudeau killed
Pleads guilty… two, put the Trans Mountain Expansion on life-sup-
port, and introduced Bill C-69 to block future propos-
Last week, in Brandon Provincial Court, 19-year-
old Therae Racette-Beaulieu plead guilty to a number of
charges related to the incident last August in which Cpl.
Graeme Kingdon was wounded by gunfire near Onanole.
T his week, Members of Parliament made the jour-
ney back from work in their local constituencies
to resume their duties on Parliament Hill. As we re-
Unfortunately, it’s not just higher taxes and job-
killing policies that require our focus.
Thousands of people are still crossing Cana-
The accused, who was 18 at the time of the incident,
turn, we must focus our attention on the ever-growing da’s border illegally. In fact, since the Prime Min-
plead guilty to attempted murder, breaking and entering,
list of policy failures and lapses in judgement by the ister’s #WelcomeToCanada tweet last year, 40,000
stealing firearms and theft of a motor vehicle. His sen-
current Liberal Government. Our Conservative team people have come across our border illegally,
tencing is scheduled to take place in March.
will be jumping at every opportunity to hold them ac- mostly from the United States, at a cost that the
countable. PBO confirmed will total $1.1 billion by next year.
Bombers in Third… A good place to start will be Justin Trudeau’s car-
bon tax, which kicks in this April. Rewind back to the
Recent missteps in the Canada-China relation-
The Minnedosa Senior Bombers closed out their ship have worsened an already precarious situation.
regular season with a home game against the Boissevain election of 2015, and the Prime Minister was promis- The Prime Minister has refused to call his Chinese
Border Kings on Saturday February 2nd. Although the ing that he would leave it up to each province to de- counterpart to try and resolve the ongoing dispute
Bombers did manage to get a couple goals, the Border termine how to reduce their emissions. Yet despite and secure the release of two detained Canadians.
Kings walked away with a win of 7-2. Minnedosa’s goals a new plan from Manitoba’s provincial government Meanwhile, we witnessed unacceptable interference
were scored by Russ Huyghe assisted by Matt Saler in the to enhance our environment and reduce emissions in a judicial case by Canada’s Ambassador to China,
first period followed by a goal by Shane Jury to open the without a new tax, the Trudeau government is impos- John McCallum, who is a former Liberal cabinet min-
second period. The Bombers close out the regular season ing one on Manitobans anyway. ister. Justin Trudeau should have listened to Andrew
in third place in the Eastern Division of the Tiger Hills The Liberal plan has nothing to do with the en- Scheer and fired Mr. McCallum immediately, how-
League, coming in behind Neepawa and MacGregor. At vironment, and everything to do with reaching even ever, as usual; he showed weakness and allowed his
press time, the playoff schedule had not been released. deeper into the pockets of families and small busi- hand-picked ambassador to do even more damage
nesses. Why else would Trudeau cut a special carbon before finally firing him four days later.
tax side deal with Canada’s largest carbon emitters so Canada continues to suffer under unfair tariffs
Spring Around the corner… that they don’t have to pay? Meanwhile, for the rest of imposed by the United States; the Liberals continue to
It seems the Manitoba groundhogs are like the rest us, the tax starts at $20 a ton, going up to $50 in three pursue crime and gun policies that target law-abiding
of us and tired of the long, cold, snowy winter. Last Sat- years, and internal government documents confirm citizens instead of criminals; and spending remains
urday was Groundhog Day and both of our province’s the Liberals are already planning for a carbon tax of completely out of control – with deficits three times
furry forecasters, Manitoba Merv and Winnipeg Wyn $300 a ton. At that rate, the average Canadian family higher this year than promised during the campaign
did not see their shadows that morning. Tradition says if will pay $1,000 more to heat their home in the winter and no plan for a balanced federal budget until 2045.
the groundhogs see their shadow, we are in for six more and gasoline prices will jump more than 60 cents a li- With all of this on our agenda for the upcoming ses-
weeks of winter and if they do not see their shadow we tre. sion of Parliament, and much more, our united Con-
can expect an early Spring. Let’s hope Merv and Wyn are Justin Trudeau also promised in 2015 that his car- servative team will be hard at work trying to ensure
right in their predictions! bon tax plan would grant his government a so-called that 2019 is not another year of failure by the federal
‘social license’ to proceed with the expansion of safe, government.

Tribune Founder
William Gibbens We Welcome Letters to the Editor
Born - 1854 at London, England Letters to the Editor can be sent to or Box 930, Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0
Died - February 20, 1932
at Cornwall, Ontario Views expressed in Letters to the Editor are those of the writer and
are not necesarily the views of The Tribune, its owner or staff.

The Minnedosa Tribune Ltd. The Minnedosa Tribune is independently owned and is the
oldest weekly newspaper in the Canadian West and has
The Minnedosa Tribune Ltd. does
guarantee the publication of all submitted articles and

published continuously from the same premises since photographs. These submissions, are at the discretion of the
Box 930 Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0
March of 1883.
Published Friday of each week from the premises of publisher and will appear as space permits. The Minnedosa
The Minnedosa Tribune Ltd. 14 - 3rd Ave. S.W. E-Mail Addresses: Tribune reserves the right to edit any submission as deemed
Minnedosa, MB. R0J 1E0 necessary by the publisher.
Member of Manitoba Community Newspapers Association We are not responsible for fax transmissions or email
and Newspapers Canada submissions that are not received. To guarantee that such
Classifieds: submissions have been received please confirm with a phone
Audited twice a year by Canadian Media Circulation Audit call or in person.
Phone: (204) 867-3816 All contents copyright 2019
Fax: (204) 867-5171
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 5

World Wetlands Day

By Curtis HulliCk,
Field Manager,
Manitoba Habitat
Heritage Corporation
vation community as “Na-
ture’s Kidneys”.
Wetlands act as a filter
for phosphorus and other
on the agricultural land-
scape in Manitoba since
1986. MHHC has part-
nered with landowners
region, I was immersed in
agriculture as a kid and
chose a career in conserva-
tion. From my experience, Ye O l d
sediments and pollutants in rural Manitoba on over I believe that we need to

F ebruary 2nd was World

Wetlands Day, cel-
ebrating the signing of the
that might otherwise enter
our waterways and lakes.
Wetlands mitigate flooding
850 wetland-related proj-
ects and in doing so we’ve
managed to conserve, re-
maintain the balance of a
prosperous, vibrant agri-
cultural community with a
Ramsar Convention in Iran by capturing runoff from store, and enhance 89,000 healthy landscape.
in 1971 where the purpose spring snowmelt or large wetland acres. It is because To the landowners in
was to recognize the im- rains; they are aquifer and of the landowners on the the agricultural landscape
portance of wetlands to groundwater recharge agricultural landscape that that contribute to wetland
society. So what’s the big sources. In the world of MHHC has these num- conservation in Manitoba,
deal about wetlands? carbon storage and se- bers on wetland projects congratulations on World
1889 – The grain market is still firm and a large quanti-
ty of grain is coming in. Yesterday, two cents was paid for
To start, we know that questration, wetlands are to share. Landowners Wetlands Day and thank
some first quality wheat. Good barley is being deemed at
wetlands are considered to very efficient and do a very need to be aware of World you on behalf of MHHC for
30 cents and oats at 23 cents.
be a vital part of the Mani- good job. In Manitoba, Wetlands Day and cele- being good stewards of the
toba prairie landscape. they are also vital to the brate their own significant land while practicing wet-
There are many different existence of many wildlife contributions. land conservation. If you 1899 – The cold snap is a “stayer.” 40 below zero is the
shapes and sizes of depres- species like amphibians, We should all recog- are interested in starting a coldest we have had yet. Quite cold enough. It has now
sions on the land - some waterfowl and large ungu- nize that the backbone of conversation and learning lasted over two weeks and shows no evidence yet of ex-
that might hold water all lates, such as moose and the prairies, particularly more about MHHC and its hausted vitality.
the time and others that white-tailed deer. in Manitoba, is an agri- wetland programs, go to
might dry up throughout The Manitoba Habi- cultural landscape. As I or call 1909 – At last, that most desirable end has been at-
the year. They are often tat Heritage Corporation myself grew up on a family 204-729-3501. tained. You can now talk to your friends at Basswood
referenced by the conser- (MHHC) has been working farm in the prairie pothole over the telephone, that point being connected without
side points yesterday.
training program, Shake is now open and the Rec
Recreation and Savasana, and girls’ Commission will be ac- 1919 – The Returned Soldiers’ Dance at the Armoury
volleyball. Minnedosa cepting applications until Tuesday evening was excellent, there being a very large
Report Youth Basketball Camp April 11th. attendance. The music was of the best, the floor in good
By is well underway. A low Stop by the office at 39 order and with most acceptable and agreeable partners,
impact aerobics class, art Main Street (next to the fit- what more?
LAURA COOK classes at Inspire Studio ness centre) or give me a
and Zumba Gold are in the shout at 204-867-2250 to 1939 – School costs for the year have been set at
works as well as a running register for all programs/ $15,313.
clinic in the spring. events. As always, my door

H ello, Minnedosa!
I hope you’re all
staying warm this winter!
Sports Dinner was a great
success and everyone en-
joyed listening to Olym-
Don’t forget we have
a Chili Cook Off, Babysit-
ter’s course and Shamrock
is open if there is an activ-
ity you would like to see
in the community, I am
1949 – Word has been received that the river will be
called the Minnedosa River instead of Little Saskatch-
It has come to my atten- pic Gold Medalist, John Shake and Savasana com- happy to work with you to ewan.
tion that the Rec Director Morris. Fall programming ing up quickly. Sports Din- make it happen!
hasn’t had a report in The came and went with Mon- ner Spring Grant intake Stay warm! 1959 – The parking problem has become acute in
Tribune in several months, day Night Gym Games, town and it is felt the town can’t go another year with-
so I thought I should get Wiggles and Giggles, Kids out something being done regarding traffic on Saturday
one in this issue! in the Kitchen and Toddler nights, with cars parking everyway on Main Street. This is
It has been a busy few Skate. Rec Hockey comes eventually going to cause a serious accident.
months since I started in to an end this week (I can
September. A quick recap see spring!) and Zumba
for you… summer camp continues to rise in popu- 1969 – There is mixed reaction to the prospect of a new
was busier than ever with larity on Tuesday nights. post office building in Minnedosa. Generally speaking,
high participation num- This winter we have older residents are against the move, thought not in all
bers. Our 21st Annual introduced a teen strength cases while younger people and comparative newcom-
ers are in favour of a new building.

1979 – Zeke’s Quality Jewellers has relocated to its new

store between Boyd’s IGA and MacLeods. Meanwhile,
Chipperfield’s Clothing Centre is holding a 31st Anniver-
sary Sale with saving of 20 to 50 per cent on all stock.

1989 – Carol Taylor (Mrs. Bruce Taylor) has opened a

shop on Main Street. Carol’s Treasure Chest, located in
the Brede’s Restaurant building, has a lovely display of
giftware items as well as wicker, rattan, notions and crafts.

The Minnedosa & District Foundation granted $10,000 to

replace flooring in the existing building for the Minnedosa Child
Care Cooperative. This is so important for families and children
in our community. Lindsay Konsorada & Teresa Guillas accept
the grant from board member Wilma Jones.

February 13th For more info or to make a donation to the Foundation go to
7:00 p.m.
6 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune

13th Annual Skate the Lake 25 I Love To Read

Month Ideas for
Coming Next Weekend Parents and Children
By KAREN MITCHELL 1. Read your local community newspaper.
2. Play a word game such as Scrabble or

M innedosa’s Skate the

Lake event is fast ap-
proaching for its 13th year.
Boggle to see how many words you can create.
3. Create a bookmark designed after your
favourite book.
Held February 16th and
4. Act out your favourite fairy tale.
17th on Minnedosa Lake,
popularity of the two-day
5. Write a sequel to a book you have read.
event only grows through- 6. Pick a book to read by your favourite
out the area. author.
Founded in 2007 by 7. Cut out five pictures from newspapers
a group of area residents, and/or magazines and use them to write a
Skate the Lake is well story.
known for miles around 8. Write a poem for the people you love.
and enjoyed by hockey 9. Read a book that has a movie made about
players from Winnipeg, it.
northern Manitoba, Car- Tribune file photo
10. Create a new book cover for a book you
man, Neepawa, Erickson,
Onanole and Brandon, just Fast paced hockey and curling action will return to Minnedosa recently read.
to name a few. Lake during the Louis Riel Day long weekend. 11. Write a letter to your favourite story-
2019 will be the sec- book character.
ond year for an additional teen Rock the Lake curling donated a total of $96,700. mission at the Beach Pavil- 12. Read aloud your favourite picture book
feature to the event, Rock teams. Curling registra- Organizations who have ion and a social Saturday to a friend of family member.
the Lake, which is two per- tions had to be capped at benefited from the event evening at the Minnedosa 13. Visit your local library with your family
son team curling on the 18 teams due to not being are; Minnedosa Daycare Community Conference and bring home a new book to read.
lake. The Skate the Lake able to find enough curling Committee, Minnedosa Centre.
14. Find a favourite recipe, read it and then
committee works very rocks to expand beyond Community Childcare The committee is
create it with your family.
hard at trying to give a vari- three curling sheets. Reg- Co-operative, Minnedosa reaching out to commu-
istration deadline for Skate Regional Events Centre, nity members as they are 15. Write a book review for a book you have
ety of activities and events
to peak any winter lover’s the Lake teams is today Beach Enhancement Com- on a hunt for square bales recently read.
interests. Friday, February 8th. mittee and Minnedosa Mi- to be able to line the edges 16. Read a book that was written the year
Currently registered Every year the com- nor Hockey. of the warmup tent on the you were born.
are; five ladies hockey mittee gives back to local Other activities oc- ice and additional curling 17. Read a book to a younger sibling, pet or
teams, seventeen mens projects in the area. Over curring during the event rocks for use during the stuffed animal.
hockey teams and eigh- the last 12 years they have weekend will be a Chili weekend. If you can help 18. Have a parent or friend read their favou-
Cook off Challenge put on with these items please rite book with you.
by the Recreation Com- contact Tanis Barrett.
19. Write a song about a book of your
19022HH0 choice.
Need 3-Part Business 20. Write and alternate ending to your fa-
Cheques Printed? vourite story.
21. Buddy read with a family member and
Call The Minnedosa Tribune use a different voice for each character.
204-867-3816 22. Read a comic book or create your own
comic strip.
23. Read a book that was just recently re-
24. Draw a picture of your favourite scene
Minnedosa Golf Club from a book you recently read.
Expansion Committee
25. Pick out a book, get comfy with a blan-
Cash Calendar Draw Winners
for the Month of January 2019 ket and pillow, turn out the lights and read with
Lottery License #MGCC3945RF a flashlight.
Jason Dunn $250
Brooke Martineau $50

Chris Cardy $30
Ray Lansard $30
Gerry & Jean Holm $30

Rubber or
Moe Brunel $30
$20 Winners

• Brad Lewis • Heather Grant
• Dunc & Brenda Shorrock • Megan & Bryce Unger
• Barb & Eric Stefanson • Sean Cullen
• Murray Hedley • John Goetz


• Alyssa McDonald • Jim & Joanne Boyd The Minnedosa

• Angie Mowray • Jeremy Butler
• Donna Stevenson • Jeny & Brad Zacharias Since 1883

• Murray Trott • John & Kim Motuz

• Lois & Vern Phillips • Tom Crook
• Kelley Gray • Terry Buchanan
• Linda Malaiteare • Pat Halliday
• Don Smith • Jon Kowal
• Amanda Svanhill 204-867-3816
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 7

25 Teams in Rodney Pederson Memorial Mixed Bonspiel

Photo submitted Photo submitted Photo submitted

First Event Champions: (L-R) Samantha Cook, Second Event Champions: (L-R) Barrett Nelson, Third Event Champions: (L-R) Scott Gray, Becky
Doug Cook, Wendy Brock and Rick Nylen. Barry Tegg, Joan Tegg and Susan Nelson. Gray, Lynn Gustafson and Eric Gustafson.


L ast Monday, January 28th saw the start of the seven-

day Rodney Pederson Memorial Mixed Bonspiel in
Sandy Lake News
With 25 teams registered this year, there was a great By DIanE BachEwIch spent Saturday with mom, daughter, Valery, of Kelow- of White Rock, BC. George
deal of fun had by all. “This is the biggest mixed bonspiel Helen Derhak. Also visit- na, BC. was the winner of the De-
around by the smallest community,” said Andrew Rich-
ards, one of the bonspiel organizers.
The bonspiel saw three evening draws Monday to
G eorge Rush and friend
Russel of White Rock,
BC are out to enjoy some
ing with her during the
week was John Derhak.
Get well wishes to Pe-
A number of folks
from here attended the Ag
Days and the Multi-Cultur-
cember draw as well. He
must have a horseshoe
with him!
Friday at 5:00, 7:15 and 9:30 followed by two full days of ski-dooing and ice fish- ter Prokopchuk, Donnie al weekend in Brandon. Wesley Maluk of South
curling on Saturday and Sunday. On Friday night, nachos ing and are staying at their Billeck and Nick Huculak The winner of the Le- Carolina is out to visit with
were provided to all teams by RBC and Mazergroup and cabin and enjoying a cold who are in the hospital. gion Men’s 50/50 draw for his sister Roseann in Win-
Sunday saw some nail biting games with championship winter holiday. While here, Everyone that was the month of January was nipeg.
being played out. they are also visiting with present at the Drop-In once again George Rush
The winner in the first event was the Doug Cook rink relatives and friends. Centre enjoyed coffee and

Tribune Deadline
beating out the Jason Andreychuk rink. In the second Speedy recovery and goodies for Leonard Le-
event, the Barrett Nelson rink beat out the Michael Jury best wishes to Roseann wandoski’s and Mary Nick-
rink. The winner of the third event was the Scott Gray rink Maluk who had surgery re- olas’ birthdays.
which beat out the Jason Galbraith rink. cently. Bev Marchischuk is Tuesday at 12 Noon
“It was great curling with great fans, great volunteers Al and Nancy Derhak enjoying a visit with her
and more so great pie,” explained Richards. The board,
which is made up of nine members along with many
more volunteers, is very happy with how the week turned
out and look forward to next year’s return of the bonspiel. The Erickson and District Wildlife Association would like to thank the following for their
continuous support towards our annual Christmas Perfume draw.
Seniors Bowling League ERICKSON
South Side Outfitters (Rudy and Marion Usick)
Home Hardware
Heritage Co-op Griffiths Contracting
SUBMITTED mary Hamilton 216, Vivian
Cullen 218, 198, Jim Clark Muskrat Creek Outfitters (Jim Rossen) Horns Contracting
Muskeg Country Outfitters (Dean McColloch) Sporty’s
B owlers of the week
of February 5th were
Gladys Murray +100 and
180, 214, Debbie Tarn 213,
229, Carry Douglas 163,
Hazel Stonehouse 172, Bev
Arthur Platt Law Office
Parkway Insurance
Nordic Landscaping - Tree Trimming
Graphic Factory
Jim Clark +80. Chapski 189. 178. Wray Ken Beatty Construction Collyer Construction
Other good games Douglas 200, Alan Tarn Mountain Park Pharmacy 354 Plumbing and Heating
were Gladys Murray 202, 198, Vicky Bugg 167, Doug Merrick Construction J. Cann-Do Plumbing and Heating
200, Lynette Johnson 149, Pettigrew 197, Ray Criddle Sure-Line Auto Black Ghost Adventures Bear Outfitting -
146, Ava Harris 129, Garry 224, 188, Vivian Penner Gord’s Plumbing and Heating Larry Spitula and Larry Krushelinski
MacDowall 173, 183, Rose- 134.
Erickson Professional Centre Onanole RV Park and Campground
Crocus Grain and Stock Farm Derrick Dudman True Grit Sand and Gravel
Bridge Club Running on
Pugh’s Pumping and Water Hauling
Bri-Mac Electric
Gunnarson’s Contracting
Banok Meats

Results Print jobs may take up to

2-3 weeks to complete.
Flemming Construction
Parkland Storage Solutions
C. Burton Enterprises
Fill up before you’re out! Kenny and Edna Podruski Ian Pinette Contracting
February 1st Minnedosa Tribune Erickson Septic and Backhoe Mark Birch Construction
Beatty’s XTR Service Four Season’s Repair
1st - Wilma Jones and Nordic Inn Midnight Metalworks
Lois Campbell Erickson Compass Credit Union
2nd - Val St John and Northern Edge Log and Timber
Lois Phillips SANDY LAKE SG Gun Pro (Steve Geletchuk)
Sandy Lake Auto
Sandy Lake Lions Club BRANDON
3rd - Linda Vint and
Gwen Manns
Brandon Eavestroughing and Exterior
8 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune

MCU Donates $15,000 to Daycare Local Trucker Honoured


A t the age of only

22-years-old and with
four years of driving under
his belt, Minnedosa resi-
dent, Shane Saler, has re-
ceived top honours for his
driving performance.
Presented by Koch
Fertilizer Canada Limited
on Friday, January 25th,
the award of 2018 Driver
of the Year, caught Saler
by surprise. “It complete-
ly caught me off guard,”
stated Shane, “but it felt
great to know that hard
work and taking pride in
my work doesn’t go un-
Submitted photo
noticed. I strongly believe
that no amount of work is Shane Saler (L) of Brian Horner Trucking
worth doing if you don’t accepts the Koch Fertilizer Driver of the Year
take pride in it!” Award from Henry D. Verner Jr., Transportation
Photo by Karen Mitchell According to Paul Lit- Compliance and Product Coordinator.
tle, Koch Plant Manager,
On Tuesday, January 5th, The Minnedosa Credit Union (MCU) presented a pleted approximately 300 pany, currently with five
“This was the first year
cheque in the amount of $15,000 to the Minnedosa Community Childcare Koch Fertilizer Canada loads with no spills or inci- trucks, hauls fertilizer and
Cooperative (MCCC) for its current expansion project fundraising. Limited put out this award. dents. He really impressed grain throughout Manito-
Pictured are Daycare representatives (L-R): Kathleen Klemetski, It is a new initiative to rec- us for sure and is the type ba and Saskatchewan.
Charlotte Geekie, Jackson Geekie (in front), Teresa Guillas and ognize good drivers, their of driver we want to recog- A huge congratula-
Kory McLaughlin accepting a cheque from MCU’s, Amber Johnson, performance and our rela- nize for their good work.” tions goes out to Shane on
Brad Ross and Pamela Levandosky. tionship with them. Shane Saler works with his a huge accomplishment
is a very pleasant guy to grandfather, Brian Horner and a future full of possi-
work with, follows all safe- of Brian Horner Trucking bilities.
ty regulations and com- in Minnedosa. The com-

Rapid City Reservoir Clean-up

Continued from Page 2 project. City as progress unfolds.
Representation on the A town hall meeting was
The entire project is committee includes; Rapid previously held in early
being funded by generous City and District Wildlife December to outline the
donations from: Cando Association, Lions Club of entire project and answer

Rail Services – 40th Anni- Rapid City, Rapid City and any questions or concerns
versary Project, Gord and District Chamber of Com- brought their way. The
Diane Peters, Brandon merce and Councilors committee strongly feels
Area Community Founda- from the L.U.D. of Rapid that the restoration clean-

� � De��
tion (BACF) and numerous City and RM of Oakview. up will have a positive im-
other private donations. The committee will pact for the whole commu-
There will be no tax burden continue to be transparent nity and any future growth
to the taxpayers for this with the residents of Rapid for the area.

To� S��e� t� Mis�! Subscribe to The Minnedosa Tribune

MINNEDOSA, MB R0J 1E0 PHONE 204-867-3816
Valentine’s Day

Thursday, February 14th
Local Trading Area: $43.11
(Minnedosa, Bethany, Clanwilliam,
Erickson, Onanole, Sandy Lake, Lake
Audy, Olha, Vista, Elphinstone,

Get a one year Subscription to

Newdale, Rapid City, Franklin,

Mountain Road and Neepawa)

The Minnedosa Tribune Other Manitoba

plus tax
anywhere in Canada. locations: $50.31
( That’s approximately 61 cents per issue) Other Canadian
locations: $56.01
Drop by our office between PROVINCE:
9:00 a.m. to 12 noon or 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Online subscriptions $35 at POSTAL CODE:
Call 204-867-3816 or email:
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 9

Scottish Pavilion 2019 Rockers Ready For 2019

Tribune file photo

Submitted photo
RFM 2018 was the most successful August long
Back row (L-R): Shawnee Inkster, Instructor – Crystal Scott, Emily weekend for organizers and this year’s festival
Alexander, Sage Toews, Christyna Caldwell, Briel LeMoing, Sarah is hoped to surpass that success.
Turnbull. Middle row: Rhogan Scott, Olivia Wootton, Emily Inkster,
Faith Inkster, Cearan Scott, Arabella Wilson, Lily Fraser, Lexi Singh, Continued from Page 1 of Minnedosa Lake. Photo by Darryl Holyk
Dax Brock. Front row: Clara Johnson, Aurora Kingdon, Following two previ-
Emily Warwaruk, Emerie Ferguson and Avery Pearson. In addition to another ous festivals, Classic Rock 2019 marks the
weekend of great rock mu- and Little River Rockfest, second year that Rob
sic, RFM 2019 will contin- Rockin’ the Fields was born Waloschuk (above)
By DARRYL HOLYK The Scottish Pavilion has been a
ue to be a long weekend to in 2003 and has proven to of Performance
popular attraction for the festival over
remember for fans. Camp- be the longest running at-
T his year marked the 16th anniver-
sary of the Westman Multicultural
Festival in Brandon and 20 Highland
the past 16 years and is hosted by the
Westman Scottish Association. In ad-
dition to Scottish dancing, patrons
ing will again be available
with a strong selection
tempt at a classic rock mu-
sic festival drawing fans
Promotions has been
the promoter of RFM.
of unique vendors, bars, from across the continent unteers, community part-
dancers from Expressive Dance With also enjoyed traditional Scottish music
shops and various other to Minnedosa each August nerships and teamwork.
Crystal performed at the Scottish Pa- which of course, included bagpipes and
enjoyable activities. Also long weekend. Over the This year’s festival,
vilion. The dancers, who travelled from fiddles as well as cultural food, drinks,
returning for this year’s year’s Rockin’ the Fields dubbed as “Canada’s Pre-
Minnedosa, Clanwilliam, Basswood, merchandise and souvenirs.
festival will be shuttle bus has been recognized with mier Classic Rock Festival”
Strathclair, Neepawa, Kelwood and The 2019 edition of the Westman
service from Brandon to numerous awards and ac- will be held August 2nd to
Kenton were part of the afternoon show Multicultural Festival ran from January
and from the festival site colades celebrating its suc- 4th. Tickets for RFM 2019
at the Victoria Inn on Saturday, Febru- 31st to February 2nd and featured ten
just north of Minnedosa cess which has come as a go on sale today, February
ary 2nd. different cutlural pavilions.
on the northeastern shore result of hard-working vol- 8th.

10 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune


BY PHONE Call 204-867-3816
Hours to place, correct or cancel ads: SALES – FINANCING Have an upcoming Terry’s Home Enrich-
Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. – LEASING of Trucks, Truck- event? Wanting good attend- ment Maintenance. T.H.E.M.
beds, Trailers, full repair, safe- ance? Remember, there are cell 204-868-8088 (them@
BY MAIL CLASSIFIED ADVERTISING ties and Autopac trailer repair. still many people who do not MINOR REPAIRS
The Minnedosa Tribune, P.O. Box 930, Power Builder Kaldeck Truck and Trailer have access to online adver- and  MAINTENANCE in your
Minnedosa, Manitoba R0J 1E0
Advertising Inc., Hwy #1 MacGregor, MB. tising or social media and rely home! Fix-it jobs…  Now
BY FAX 204-867-5171 WORKS! 1-888-685-3127
www.kal- on the local newspaper to find
out what’s happening in their
booking  snow clearing for
driveways and sidewalks.
BY E-MAIL • GET SEEN by over community. Let our read- Flexible  arrangements to
400,000 Manitoba In need of office sup- ers know by placing a simple suit the need! Affordable
plies, maybe copy paper? The Coming Event ad in The Trib- service for folks with mobil-
The Minnedosa Tribune Ltd. reserves the right to • Use your LOGO!
• Create instant top of
Minnedosa Tribune carries a une. Word ads starting at $9.00 ity issues to manage ice and
delete any words or phrases deemed by The Minnedosa
mind awareness variety of office supplies and plus tax for the first 40 words. slip hazards. Hourly rate with
Tribune Ltd. to be objectionable, or to refuse to publish any
• Showcase your info, stationery. Drop by or call Call 204-867-3816 or email running total, (if regular up-
advertisement. The Minnedosa Tribune Ltd. shall not be
business, product, our office at 204-867-23816 your ad to class@minnedosa- keep all winter.) Flat rate for
responsible for any loss or damage to any advertiser or third job, announcements to check if we have what you 1-time event such as storms.
party resulting from the failure of an advertisement to appear or event need in stock. If we don’t have Also;    painting (Interior and
in The Minnedosa Tribune Ltd. or from any error or omission in • We format it, to it, there’s a good chance we Horod Poker Derby will Exterior)  Interior paint is
any advertisement which is published. make it look great!
can order it in for you. be held on February 24th very near odorless now so
• Starting at $339.00
at the Horod Hall. (9 miles book that interior work. x 
RATES (includes 45 lines of
space) LAND FOR SALE North of Elphinstone) Regis-
$9.00 for first 40 words, additional words .10 each. • The ads blanket the trotion is from 10:00 a.m. to WORK WANTED
province and run in 12:00 p.m. Drivers are $25.00
Repeat ads - Half Price. MCNA’s 48 Manitoba PrairieSky Royalty Ltd. is includes supper (beef and
Classified Display - $9.00/col. inch each insert. (Incl. logo, box & community a publicly-traded company in perogies) Silent Riders $5.00. 2 experienced cleaning
bolding, and centering). newspapers Calgary that is looking to ac- Approximately 55 mile trail. ladies available; contracts
• Very cost effective quire oil and gas fee title and welcome. Call 204-234-5211
Happy Snaps: (Birthday, Engagement, Wedding, Birth, & Hot dogs available for pur-
means of getting royalty interests at fair market (48-4) x
Graduation) - $16.00 for the first 20 words and the picture. your message out to
chase at the half way point.
value. To receive a cash of- For more information call
the widest possible
Obituaries: - $6.50 per col. inch. fer, call 587-293-4008 or visit Dennis at 204-625-5223, Dar- EMPLOYMENT
Reach the entire province (50 weekly newspapers) $189.00 ryl at 204-625-5319 or Gary at OPPORTUNITY
Contact this newspaper Your-Royalties.
Westman and Eastman: $119.00 NOW or MCNA at
204-365-0398. (48-2)
Dream Job! Live in care-
All Ads plus 5% G.S.T. 204.947.1691 or email COMING EVENTS 4-H Communications
night. Friday, February 22nd
giver/housekeeper. Summers
in Winnipeg and winters in
Deadlines at the Ukrainian Hall in the tropics. Call 204-997-
The Erickson 4-H Beef Minnedosa. Speeches and 4629.
Classified advertisements must be submitted no later BATTERIES FOR EVERY-
Club is hosting their Annual presentations start at 6:30
than noon Tuesday for insertion in the following Friday’s THING. Automotive, farm,
edition. All classified advertisements must be prepaid BEFORE construction, ATV, mar- Whist Drive on Friday, Feb-
ruary 15th, 2019 at the Erick-
p.m. (48-2) x HEALTH
insertion. ine, motorcycle, golf carts,
phones, tools, radios, com- son Crossroads Centre. Doors Live music  at the
The Minnedosa Tribune is not responsible for open at 6:30 p.m., games start Minnedosa Legion on Friday Trouble
puters etc. Reconditioned,
typographical errors published AFTER the first insertion, nor at 7:00 p.m.  Everyone wel- February 22nd at 7:00.  Open Walking?
obsolete and hard-to-find
does it assume responsibility for errors published as a result of come. (47-2) x mic spots available for walk in
batteries. SOLAR equipment. Hip or Knee
an advertisement placed, changed, or cancelled, by telephone. performers after 9:00. Come
The Battery Man. Winnipeg. Replacement?
To ensure your advertisement appears correctly please submit Minnedosa Senior Citi- on down and help us chase
1.877.775.8271 www.battery-
it in person, by fax, mail, or email. zen’s Association Annual away those winter blues.  This Restrictions in daily
Meeting. Monday, Febru- month featuring “Wayne” on activities?
CLASSIFIED ADVER- ary 11th, 2019. Following the drums from Ste Rose along $2,500
AUCTIONS TISING WORKS! Reach Monday Luncheon. Everyone with Dennis Richards, Brad Tax Credit
over 413,000 Manitoba welcomed (47-2) x Johnson & John Cullen.    (48- $40,000
readers weekly. Book your 3) x refund cheque/
McSherry Auction McSherry Auction Announcements, Sales, Em-
Catered Lunch. Mon- rebates
12 Patterson Dr. 12 Patterson Dr. day, February 11th at 12:00
Stonewall, MB ployment Opportunities,
noon. Meal at the 50+ cen-
Stonewall, MB Credit.
Gun Auction Auctions, Wanted Ads, For
Estate & Moving tre. Everyone welcome.
Sat Mar 23 @ 9:30 AM Rent, Volunteer Opportuni-
$14.00 you MUST sign up STEEL BUILDING SALE
Sat Feb 9, 2019 10:00 AM
Consign Now! Guns, Ammo, ties, etc. People rely on these
Yard * Recreation * Tools * Antiques and pay for the meal by 3:30 ... “REALLY BIG SALE IS
* Furniture * Misc * Household *
& Hunting Related * Always classifieds to find what they
on February 4th, 2019. No
Have an
Huge Crowds of Interest!
need. Be seen in 2019! Call upcoming event?
Consignment Auction Coast to Coast Proxy Bidding! exceptions! At the 50+ cen- COUNT ON NOW!” 20x21
this newspaper NOW or
Sat Feb 16, 2019 10:00 AM Call or Email to Consign! tre. Call 204-867-3631-Betty, $5,726. 25x25 $6,370. 30x31
email Let people
Call to Consign! Booking Spring Farm 204-867-1956-50+ Center or $8,818. 32x33 $8,995. 35x35
Auctions - Complete Dispersal
for details. MCNA (204) 947- know through
204-868-0845-Margo. If you $12,464. One End Wall In-
(204) 467-1858 or or Individual Auctions! 1691. The Classifieds!
(204) 886-7027 buy a ticket and cannot at- cluded. Pioneer Steel 1-855-
Consignment Auctions All tend, try to sell your ticket to 212-7036 www.pioneersteel. Winter Long! ADVERTISE FOR
someone else – no refunds. ca
(204) 467-1858 or ANNUAL Meeting to follow AS LOW AS $9.00
(204) 886-7027 luncheon. (47-2) x 204-867-3816
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 11



In Loving Memory of invites applications for the position of
John Kerluke
February 9th, 2018 for Western Brandon Sub Office
Time slips by and WRCFS is a mandated First Nations child and family services Agency responsible to
life goes on provide a full range of services, including statutory services, voluntary services and
But from our hearts prevention services to the children and families of its nine First Nations, residing on
you’re never gone and off reserve. The purpose of the programs of WRCFS is to sustain, support, and
enhance family and community life. Reporting to the Community Based Team
We think about
Supervisor, the workers will be responsible to work as part of a team in delivering a full
you always range of child and family services utilizing a community based model of service delivery,
We talk about you too with emphasis on prevention and resource services as a frontline approach.
We have so many memories
but all we want is YOU DUTIES INCLUDE:
• Ensure a working knowledge of CFS legislation, regulations, standards and
Forever missed, WRCFS policy and procedures
Gloria, Jonathan, Jordan and Sarah • To operate within the mandate, understanding the role of a mandated worker
• Complete the Structured Decision Making as required
• Provide Intake services using the Intake Module (IM)
• Provide direct service; Placement
KEITH JOHNSTON • Ensure there is development of relevant community resources of an ongoing
May 3, 1930- CARD OF THANKS nature and networks effectively with the existing resources
February 13, 2009 • Ensure culturally appropriate services
• Make referrals to appropriate resources based on family assessments
In Loving Memory We would like to extend • Complete necessary administrative duties
of our dear our sincere thanks for the • Establishment of good working relationships with other community services and
Dad and Grandpa many acts of kindness, mes- resources
sages of sympathy, and sup- • Provision of a full range of statutory child welfare services
• Provision of individual and family counseling
You are quietly remembered port following the passing
every day, of Lyle Cooper. Thank you to • BSW with at least two years related experience preferably in First Nations Child
Sadly missed along life’s way. Barb and Mike with EMS for & Family Services. An equivalent combination of training and experience will
No longer in our lives to share, being there for us. Also, to the be considered.
But in our hearts, you’re doctors and staff at Minne- • Must have a commitment to First Nations Child & Family Services, community
always there. dosa and Brandon hospi- based planning & service delivery.
tals and Minnedosa Funeral • Knowledge of and appreciation for Ojibway culture and aspirations are essential.
Forever loved by Service. From Bev, Audrey, • The ability to speak Ojibway will be considered a definite asset.
Melvin, Roland, Brenda, Steve, • Must have demonstrated ability to work as part of a team and within a multi-
Shirley and Wilf, David, and Vicki and disciplinary approach.
Colton, Denver, and Devon families. • Must have computer training and/or knowledge of Microsoft Office
• Be familiar with the Structured Decision Making assessment tools, Intake & CFSIS
is essential.
HELP WANTED The successful applicant must provide WRCFS with a current Criminal Record Check that
includes a Vulnerable Sector Search, Child Abuse Registry Check, Prior contact check and
Driver’s Abstract prior to the commencement of employment. Travel is required. A valid
driver’s license and access to means of reliable transportation for work is a condition of
SALARY: Commensurate with experience and training and according to Provincial pay
Please submit resumes to;
Little Saskatchewan River Conservation District Sheri Taylor, BSW, RSW
Summer Employment Opportunity Community Based Team Supervisor
WATERSHED TECHNICIAN ASSISTANT, West Region Child & Family Services, Inc.
(Seasonal, May to August) ERICKSON, Manitoba R0J 0P0 Fax: (204) 636-6158
Little Saskatchewan River Conservation District is dedicated to the DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS: Monday, February 18th, 2019
adoption of sustainable practices that enhance quality of life and We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
build sustainable communities through integrated land and water
management. Our employees enjoy opportunities to learn and
implement new skills.
In collaboration with the Resource Technician, the Watershed
Technician Assistant gains experience in the delivery of land and water
stewardship programs for landowners, residents, and municipalities.
Minnedosa Chamber of Commerce is looking to hire a Heritage Co-op is presently inviting applications for a
Key responsibilities include:
• Delivery of programs such as shelterbelt planting, well water Chamber Coordinator. This person should have strong PART TIME W/BENEFITS HOME CENTRE CLERK
For our Home Centre located in Minnedosa, MB
testing and abandoned well sealing computer and social media skills as well as strong
Duties to include, but not limited to; customer service, processing customer
• Engaging with the public communication and organizational skills. The successful transactions, receiving, stocking, merchandising and general housekeeping duties.
• Collecting GPS data and creating maps using GIS
candidate should be self-motivated and self directed and Qualifications:
Successful candidates will possess:  Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
• Oral and written communication skills shall have passion for Minnedosa and surrounding area.  Highly motivated
 Ability to handle cash and operate point of sale system
• Awareness of conservation and farming practices
• Post-secondary education in a natural resources field
The Chamber Coordinator shall be responsible for the  Must be available to work a variety of shifts including days and weekends

• A valid Class 5 driver’s license following: We offer great advancement opportunities within our organization and the Co-
operative Retailing System, competitive compensation and benefits, company
• Be between 16 and 30 years’ old • Attending regularly scheduled Chamber meetings matched pension plan and a diverse and supportive working environment.

HOW TO APPLY • Acting as a Membership liason Our core values are Integrity, Excellence and Responsibility

For more information and a full job description visit www. • Assisting to plan and execute various Chamber events If you are interested in joining our team, please send your cover letter and
resume to: Applicants will submit a resume and
cover letter outlining how they meet the specific requirements of the
throughout the year
position by February 22, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. to: The hours will be flexible, averaging 4 hours per week. Attn: Annette Haywood

Little Saskatchewan River Conservation District

Resumes can be submitted or a full job description Or apply in person at our Minnedosa Home Centre
Box 209 Oak River, MB R0K 1T0
requested by emailing
Please indicate on the envelope or email subject line Applications shall close on Thursday, February 21st. WE THANK ALL CANDIDATES FOR THEIR INTEREST, HOWEVER,

“Summer Position”.

Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

We thank all who apply, however only those chosen for
interviews will be contacted. (47-2)
12 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune


Little Saskatchewan River Conservation District Opportunities at Elkhorn Resort

Located near Riding Mountain National Park, Elkhorn Resort Spa & Conference Centre is a great place to nurture your career! We’ve got
Little Saskatchewan River Conservation District is dedicated to the adoption of sustainable a fantastic team environment, competitive wages, offer great benefits, staff discount and room to grow. Come and reach your potential
practices that enhance quality of life and build sustainable communities through integrated land with us! We currently have openings in the positions of:

and water management. Our employees enjoy opportunities to learn and implement new skills. HOUSEKEEPER LINE COOK

RESOURCE TECHNICIAN, OAK RIVER, MANITOBA Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
• Dust furniture and vacuum carpeting
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
• Station set up where s/he will be responsible for preparing
(PERMANENT, FULL TIME) • Make beds, change linen, and distribute clean towels and
their station before the start of each service
• Make sure that all supplies needed are available and ready
• Pick up debris and empty trash containers for use
The Resource Technician is responsible for the implementation, management, and supervision • Replenish room amenities supplies • During meal service s/he will be responsible for preparing
of land and water stewardship programming for landowners, residents, and municipalities. • Report and store lost and found items items requested from his/her station in a timely fashion
• Clean public areas as required (such as hallways) • Work in cooperation with the other cooks in the kitchen
Key responsibilities include: • Ensure furniture in the rooms is properly placed • After service, will be in charge of cleaning their station,
• Planning and delivery of programs and projects such as shelterbelt planting, well water • Stock linen closet and supplies area
• Other duties as assigned by Supervisor
cooking surfaces, etc.

testing, abandoned well sealing, and construction Qualifications:

Qualifications: • Possess good health and physical condition
• Engaging with the public • Possess good health and physical condition • Neat and clean in appearance and work habits
• Site project evaluation • Neat and clean in appearance and work habits
• Ability to communicate with guests
• Ability to communicate with co-workers
• Ability to accept direction
• Surveying, data collection and entry • Ability to accept direction • Ability to work with minimal supervision
• Ability to work with minimal supervision • Ability to work in a high pressure, fast paced environment
• Supervising summer staff • Ability to work within a team environment • Ability to work within a team environment
Successful candidates will possess: • Is organized and can manage time well
• Verbal and written communication skills Minimum 3 years experience working in a 4 or 5 star hotel or Experience:
• Post-secondary education in a natural resources field cruise ship. Must have kitchen experience in a busy hotel, fine dining or busy
chain restaurants. A Food Safety Certificate is required.
• Knowledge of agricultural practices, hydrology, erosion and environmental stewardship
• A valid Class 5 Driver’s License Starting wage for these positions is $14/hour. Affordable staff housing is available, if needed. Interested
• Proficiency in GPS, ArcMap, RTK, and Microsoft Office applicants can send their resume to Please indicate the position you are
applying for.
• Experience in the use and maintenance of program equipment
#3 Mooswa Drive East, Onanole, Manitoba |
For more information and a full job description visit
Applicants will submit a cover letter and resume outlining how they meet the specific
requirements of the position, salary expectation, and three references by February 22, 2019 TRIBUNE PRINTING ADVERTISING:
at 4:00 p.m. to:
Little Saskatchewan River Conservation District THE BUILDING
Box 209 Oak River, MB R0K 1T0 BLOCKS TO
Please indicate on the envelope or email subject line “Resource Technician Position”.
The Little Saskatchewan River CD would like to thank all applicants for their interest;
however, only those chosen for an interview will be contacted. (47-2)


Applications are invited for the position of a Community Emergency Measures Coordinator to serve the
Town of Minnedosa and the R.M. of Minto-Odanah.
WE DO IT ALL! Let them know you are
Social Tickets, Raffle Tickets, out there with an ad in
This part time appointed position requires the following general requirements:
Business Cards, Receipt Books,

The Minnedosa
1. A valid Manitoba Driver’s License (Class 5) and a vehicle Posters, Colour Copying and more Since 1883

2. Ability to work flexible and extended hours as work dictates during a time of emergency
Ability to deal with difficult situations under pressure
Ability to coordinate resources
Ability to exercise effective leadership and sound judgment during crises situations

6. Leadership, organizational and inter-personal skills

7. Emergency preparedness training and/or be able to pursue additional and ongoing training
8. Microsoft Office Computer skills
The Emergency Coordinator will be responsible for the maintenance of the Emergency Plan which Prairie Mountain Ph: 204-867-4657
Independently Owned Gwen Usick Fax: 204-867-2150
includes updating the plan, response plans, resource acquisitions, education, training and exercising and Operated Broker Realtor
the plan. The incumbent will be responsible for assisting the Municipal Elected Officials in the
implementation of their emergency plan in response to emergencies with the advice and assistance of
municipal, provincial and federal resources.
Interested applicants are asked to submit their resumes, with 3 references; clearly marked “EMERGENCY
COORDINATOR” by 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 to: MINNEDOSA MINNEDOSA
This immaculate open concept Immaculate 2 bedroom 1 1/2
Cindy Marzoff, CAO Aaren Robertson, CAO MINNEDOSA MINNEDOSA 3 bedroom 2 bath home has bath home located on 15 1/2
Well maintained 2 + 1 Well maintained 2+1 bedroom been extensively renovated town lots features solid oak
Town of Minnedosa RM of Minto-Odanah bedroom, 1 bath bungalow 1 bath bungalow features from head to toe & features kitchen cabinets, vinyl & wood
with newer attached garage central air, updated windows updated kitchen, furnace, 1/2” floors, air exchanger, wall A/C/
Box 426 Box 1197 and features wall AC, solid on main floor, vinyl siding, laminate flooring, soft close heat unit, 2 decks, sunroom
wood kitchen cabinets, pantry, mirror closet doors & closet addition, shingles 2017, Most
103 Main St. South 49 Main St. South updated windows, deep
shingles 2013, front step 2017,
cold storage, HWT 2013 and organizers, sky light in main windows 2009, siding 2013, 2
tub, closet organizers, tons bath, mostly LED lighting, sheds, garden, 1 single garage,
Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0 Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0 of storage, shingles 2016.
walk in shower. 2 decks and
storage shed on the open lot. attached single car garage,
1 double insulated garage with
Deck, garden shed, patio & in floor heat & 1 attached
Email: Email: vegetable garden.
MLS #1830776 $154,900
deck, shingles, windows &
(48-2) MLS #1830389 $159,000 MLS #1830171 $215,900 MLS #1803853 $282,700

Take a tour on or our website www.remax-prairie

The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 13

Make Flaky Pastry
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of each piece over and repeat.
our beloved mother, grandmother, and sister, Sally Budolowski. She Put the meat uncovered, in a
fought a long and hard battle with cancer and  passed peacefully Solutions and single layer, in the fridge for
an hour or so. The egg seems
with family by her side at the age of 72. 
  She was predeceased by her husband Lawrence, her parents Substitutions to evaporate, and you are left
Glenn and Ellen Everett, and brother Rick. Sally will be missed by By with a nice crust before you
her children Tricia (Darren) and Heather; granddaughters Hen- even cook it. Either pan fry in
nessy and Lindsay;  sisters, Julie, Lorrie (Wendell), brother Ted REENA NERBAS a mix of a little oil and butter,
or olive oil. Baking works well
(Susan) as well as many nieces and nephews, and friends.
  Sally was born and raised in Minnedosa, MB. Win- with stuffed chicken but tends
nipeg would later become her home where she raised her own to get a little gooey on the bot-
Dear Reena, Dear Reena, tom.
family.   Mom was a hard and determined person when it came to
My compliments for your Any advice on making
taking care of her family.   Sally always worked hard, so hard that she
helpful and practical sug- flaky pie crusts? My track rec- Hacks for Any
ended up owning her own business for many years until her retirement. Her
gestions on various subjects, ord tends to be creating hard Time of the Year:
acceptance of people from all walks of life brought many friendships through the years.  Mom’s
mainly household related crumbly disasters that make
love for music and dance filled her soul and anyone who was around her. Her laugh could be
stuff and cleaning. We were me feel like giving up on bak- I protect my TV remote
heard for miles.
having dinner at a friend’s ing pies. Meghan control by wrapping it with
  Upon retirement, Sally resided in Petersfield then moving to Selkirk MB.  She was very in-
place. I spilt a little bit of red plastic wrap. I then heat the
volved with the church, the soup kitchen, and other charities.  Sally also took up Zumba dancing
curry stuff on my brand-new Dear Meghan, plastic with a hair dryer so
which she loved. She would go to Mexico and Zumba on the beach.  
cotton, khaki pants and the The secret to making that the plastic clings to the
  Safeway and Starbuck’s will not be the same without her.
following happened: My wife fabulous pies is not to over remote control. This prevents
  A service will be held in the Spring.  Sally wanted a sunny day to celebrate her life.
told me to put powder on it, knead. Handle or mix the the remote from getting dirty,
  A special thank you to all the staff at The Selkirk Hospital.  The care and compassion that was
but I did not listen. I washed dough as little as possible and as I just wipe it whenever it
shown to her during this time was truly amazing and comforting.
it with water. It spread from make sure the dough is very gets greasy or grimy. Submit-
  Donations in lieu of flowers can be made out to CancerCare or Our Daily Bread Soup
two spots to one large spot. I cold. When rolling the dough, ted by Landa
then washed it with vinegar, you should still see flakes of If you separate bananas
Condolences, pictures and videos may be left on her tribute wall at www.gilbartfuneral
but the stain remained, so I butter. For an easy and de- instead of leaving them on
sprayed WD-40 and washed licious pie crust, check out the stem they will ripen faster.
  Gilbart Funeral Home, Selkirk in care of arrangements.
my pants with a regular load the recipe on the back of the Submitted by Kristi
of clothes in the washing ma- Crisco shortening box. I purchase chlorine tab-
chine. The pants still have a lets from my local pool supply
May 2nd, 1930 – December 29th, 2018
light, dark shade stain. What Dear Reena, store. They are very inexpen-
do I do now? Please help, your I love to eat breaded sive and effective for cleaning
Peacefully Lyle passed away
guidance is much appreci- meat. How can I prevent my toilet bowls. I drop one
with his loving family at his side. He
ated. Abbas breading from sticking to the into the tank of each of my
will be missed by the love of his life
pan? Melanie toilets and replace them after
Bev, children: Audrey (Roland),
Dear Abbas, two or three months. Marvin
Brenda (Steve), David (Vicki);
It sounds as though you Hi Melanie,
grandchildren, Dayna and Cole;
have done a great job acting The key is to use two Note: Every user assumes all
Jennifer, Amanda, and Brady;
quickly to remove the stain. steep pans and a bowl. Fill risks of injury or damage re-
Brandon; Dale, Noah, and Liam;
Cover the stain with glycerin the first pan with flour. Put sulting from the implementa-
great-grandchildren, Layla, Brock,
and squeeze the juice of a beaten eggs into the bowl. tion of any suggestions in this
and Tadianna. Lyle was predeceased
lemon onto the stain. Wash The second pan should be column. Test all products on
by his brothers Alvin and Troy; and
as usual and air dry or dry the filled with; dry bread crumbs, an inconspicuous area first.
daughter, Deborah.
garment in the sun. Repeat seasoning and a teaspoon of Reena Nerbas is a popular
Lyle was raised on the farm at Cadurcis,
this process until the stain is lemon-pepper, salt and Par- motivational presenter for
the second son of John and Naomi. He was educated in Basswood. After working with his Dad
gone. Avoid dryer use, as the mesan cheese. The flavor is large and small groups; check
on the farm, he moved to Minnedosa in 1949 to work for Spence Thoms GM Garage. Later he
heat of the dryer will set the all on the outside, and you out her website: Ask
was a heavy equipment operator for Norman Brazeau and other contractors. In 1952, Lyle mar-
stain. want the taste to last for the a question or share a tip at
ried Beverly Sharp. From 1952-59 Lyle was firing steam locomotives for the CPR. From 1959-95
entire chew. Put the meat into
Lyle dedicated 36 years to the Town of Minnedosa. He worked in the Public Water Works Dept.
each bowl. Pat firmly. Flip
for years, as well as operating machines to maintain the roads and infrastructure. He was also a
volunteer fireman.
Lyle cared deeply for the town, its people, and making numerous friends over the years. On
weekends in the summer, Lyle took his family for “car rides” to picnic, swim, and explore the Drum up some
action with
towns and countryside. In later years, camping and motorcycling on his Honda Goldwing with
Bev were highlights. He enjoyed photographing his family to give them years of enjoyment and
memories. He also made albums with shots of grain elevators, antique machinery, and train sta-

an ad in
tions sharing his interest with others. Lyle prided himself in caring for their yard and lived a full
Family was his first priority. His stories kept us asking for more about his life and were inter- HAVE A FASTER
ested to learn of his insights and knowledge. He was an inspiration to his family and many others. TURNOVER RATE!
He had a way of making people comfortable with his sense of humour.
The Thresherman’s Reunion in Austin was a yearly event to attend as was AG Days, auction Advertise your car in
sales, visiting “the boys” at Farmery, restoring his John Deere tractor and plow, and participating The Tribune
in the Fun Fest parade. He also enjoyed many years working with the committee to restore the
train station.
Lyle’s wishes were fulfilled to see the mountains once again. Dad, Mum, and family flew to
Vernon, B.C. in October to spend Thanksgiving with son David and family. We toured the mu-
seum at Valley Gap, Grey Monk Vineyard, and Davison Orchard. We are so thankful to have had adsales@
such a wonderful loving man in our lives and he will be deeply missed.
Cremation has taken place. A celebration of his life will take place this summer. In lieu of
flowers, donations may be made to Central Cancer Care or the St. Mark’s Anglican Church.

Buy and Sell

Treasure in the


Classifieds! The Minnedosa


The Minnedosa

Since 1883
Since 1883 12 NOON
14 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune


“Living in your
Proud Supporter Rick Taylor 867-7551 CONSTRUCTION

BIRCH Parish Backhoe
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
171 - 6TH AVE. N.E.
204 - 6TH AVE. N.W.
• Basements, Demolition
• Snow removal
867-0400 water management
- ¼ section on Little
- 1,450 sq. ft. 1 3/4 storey Saskatchewan River Valley
• Gravel, Topsoil 0r Call: Ian
- 1,380 sq. ft. 3 bedroom • Sales of septic tanks

- Immaculate condition and - 3 bedrooms, 2 baths - New horse barn Kirk 867-0180 867-7506 874-2134 or 867-0383
lots of updates - Extensive renovations and - Custom built 2 storey home

Bryon Gaiser HWM

- Sunroom and double huge yard. $550,000 MLS # 1829012
detached garage $184,900 MLS #1825666
$284,900 MLS #1822536
Truck & Skid
Steer Service
Competitive Rates
40 - 2ND ST. S.W.
17 - 6TH AVE. N.W.
- 800 sq. ft. 1 1/2 storey - Lakefront lot ready - 960 sq. ft. 1 3/4 storey
- Home is in need of some
for new build
- 50’ frontage
Enterprises Ltd.
repairs and great yard
$19,900 MLS #1901624 - Plenty of room for parking - Full line of appliances
$109,900 MLS #1825486 included Refridgeration
Air Conditioning,
$159,900 MLS # 1827119 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!
Ex perience!!
Siding Roofing
Bus : 867-3950 Soffit Fascia


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:
Concrete forms, Rebar, Wire Mesh,
George Allard, FCGA* Weeping Tile, Concrete Sealer, Snap Ties
Gateway Street All at Competitive
Jon Kowal
Onanole, MB Open prices
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
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
MÊ GijsbersÊ
204-874-2360 Terry McLenehan
Susan Glasgow
Chartered Professional BACKHOE & TRUCKING
Accountant Inc.
● AC
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
Chartered 204-867-6362
Professional Accountants Ph: 867-2083 Cell: 868-5741
Brian Horner Alayna McTavish
Farm, Business & Individual 5 Main St. North 204-867-6354
Grain & Fertilizer Kim Butler
Professinal Services: Hauling 204-867-6352
- Tax
- Accounting Book this spot Book this spot Joanne Clarke

- Farm Programs $5.52/week $5.52/week Gaylene Johnson

Don Simpson, CPA, CA Call 204-867 3816
Call 204-867 3816 Fax
39 Main Street South, Minnedosa
The Minnedosa Tribune Friday, February 8, 2019 15


WAHOSKI G ORD K E L LY Lakeside St. Alphonsus
Septic Service
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
Law Office - Committed to Caring -
B-116 MainSt.St
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
Meetings are held at Ventilation/Air quality Neepawa Library 3rd Tuesday of 476-2483
Ty Burton the month 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Owner/Operator
Air Conditioning
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
Plumbing & Heating
ANONYMOUS 1-204-867-7346
minnedosa@ If you like to drink and can
Summit Septic
• Construction •
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
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
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
204-210-0502 Cells • Piercing
OFFICE MANAGER Drug Problem? 204-868-0851 or 204-868-0863
• Eyelash Extensions
204-868-6886 Narcotics
email: 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
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
• 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
Household clean up
only Donations ÊÊÊ Estate clean ups
Estate Sales
$8.29 We now offer Small Engine Repair Transformative
Pick-up & Deliveries Fair Rates
per CARPET CLEANING Call for Quote Electrolysis
week! Call us today for your carpet Fall Tune ups on
Snowblowers etc. Permanant Hair Removal
& upholstery cleaning needs. 204-596-5111

Kim’s Book
Ê Book
MOBILE HEAT WASH Cleaning Services
This Spot This Spot
for for
- Residential
only only
204.759.3313 - Commercial
$8.29 $8.29
● 204-848-0097

Toll Free 844.877.7767 204-848-0400 Home: 867-3272

per per
● 204-848-0400 Cell: 210-0818 week! week!
#7 � 515 4th Avenue
Burlington Place, Shoal Lake, MB
16 Friday, February 8, 2019 The Minnedosa Tribune


By RAVEN’S GLEN WI Ryan Tolton on winning
the Shoal Lake Men’s Bon-
day Bev!
Representatives from
in late April. The Rural
Women’s Day will be held
officers was nominated:
Richard Walker - Chair-
C ongratulations to Ver-
non Baker and Les
Strathclair Dinner
all the WI Clubs in the
SWA Region met for their
in Brandon this fall.
Elgin Hall took the
man; Treasurer - Barb
Pedersen; Wendy Rose
Ads are read
Pedersen who curled with Chorus wrapped up their meeting on February 1st Sunday service and we and Shelley Zahaiko will by our
the Dave Simpson team in
the Shoal Lake Bonspiel,
season with a wonderful
performance at Strathclair
in Hamiota Ag Office with
Dianne Kowalchuk in the
enjoyed coffee and a visit
with him before church.
remain on their present
committees; Carol Dalgar- readers!
losing the final of the Sec- Hall on January 26th. A Chair. Minutes, financial The Board held their AGM no as organist and music
ond Event. Also curling
there were Bob Young,
good crowd enjoyed the
old and new renditions of
reports were given and
committee reports and
following the service with
Jack Lamb in the Chair in
director. Helen resigned
as Secretary and we will DISAGREE?
Robert Lamb, Shannon many favourites. Lovely business were discussed. the absence of Richard search for someone to take
Dalke and David Caird appetizers and cupcakes SWA Regional AGM Con- Walker. Minutes were read that position. Elgin will Well, you just
who had their luck run out were enjoyed by all! vention will be held at by Helen Caird, Secretary, remain as the representa- read this ad!
before reaching the prizes! We send out Happy Newdale on April 16th and financial report by Barb tive to our Board. Newdale


Congratulations to Birthday wishes to Bev plans are underway. The Pedersen, Treasurer and will host the Good Friday The Minnedosa
Brian Tolton and his Ha- Van Damn on February Provincial MWI Conven- Committee reports were service combined with
miota rink including son 2nd. Hope you had a great tion will be held in Portage discussed. An election of Cardale. Since 1883

*We accept Visa, Master Card & debit card purchases

Sale Dates: *We sell lottery tickets
*We deliver within town limits Monday - Friday at 4:00 p.m
($2 charge - $10 minimum order)
FEBRUARY 8TH - FEBRUARY 14TH * Try one of our delicious BBQ chickens!
* We sell fruit, veggie & meat trays and fruit baskets
*Senior’s Discount every Friday (65 & up) (STARTS FRIDAY 9:00 A.M. - ENDS THURSDAY 9:00 P.M.) (24 hours notice is appreciated)
*We sell R.O. water

PC™ pop assorted ...................................................................... 2lt ...............$1.25
NN™ fries assorted ....................................1kg ...... $1.99
Post Shreddies assorted .......................340-550g ...... $2.99 Breyers classic ice cream assorted ....................................... 1.66lt ............. $4.79
Oasis juice assorted .............................................................. 960ml ...............$1.19 B&J ice cream cherry garcia/cookie dough ....................... 500ml ............. $5.49
Cool Whip dessert topping ........................................................ 1lt ............. $2.99
Purex Bathroom Tissue/Spongetowels ultra ..12RL/6rl ...... $5.99 Haagen Daz ice cream assorted ...................................475-500ml ............. $4.99
Scotties Facial Tissue ......................................................... 6x126sh ...............$5.99 SQ™ shrimp ring .....................................................................227g ............. $5.99
Perrier water assorted .................................................... 750ml-1lt ...............$1.49

Smuckers topping assorted ................................................. 428ml ...............$3.99
Ocean Spray cocktails assorted ............................................ 1.89lt ...............$3.79
Tim Hortons original coffee ....................................................930g .............$17.99
Tetley tea assorted ............................................................. 20-24ea ...............$2.49
NN™ pudding assorted ............................. 4x99g ...... $0.99
NN™ salad dressing assorted ............................................. 475ml ...............$1.79 NN™ canton egg rolls meat CP ...........................................1.25kg ............. $8.99
NN™ cake mix assorted..........................................................468g ...............$1.39 Swiss Chalet chicken,beef pie............................................... 655gr ............. $7.99
NN™ dog food assorted..........................................................624g ...............$1.49 NN™ coil garlic sausages ..................................................... 750gr ............. $6.49
NN™ cat food assorted ...........................................................156g ...............$0.55 SQ™ Basa fillets..................................................................... 680gr ............. $5.99
NN™ medium roast coffee/decafe ...................925g ...... $7.99 Seaquest™ crab flakes .......................................................... 454gr ............. $3.99
NN™ hot chocolate mix .........................................................500g ...............$3.49 NN™ bacon ........................................................................... 500gr ............. $4.99
NN™ cookies caramel coconut/striped shortbread .... 198-368g ...............$2.29 Chicken drumsticks ................................................................................. $1.99/lb
Franks RedHot sauce ........................................................... 354ml ...............$4.49 Pork roast boneless ........................................... $2.79/lb
Rice Krispies cereal .................................................................640g ...............$4.99 Pork shoulder blade steak CP .................................................................. $2.99/lb

Intant Quacker Oatmeal assorted .................................. 304-336g ...............$2.99
Aunt Jemima pancake mix or syrup assorted............905g-750ml ...............$2.99
Smuckers jam assorted .................................................310-500ml ...............$3.99
NN™ peanut butter smooth ...................................................500g ...............$2.79
Minute Rice ............................................................................1.4kg ...............$5.99
Old El Paso Salsa assorted ................................................... 650ml ...............$3.49 Strawberries 1lb,Blueberries pint ......................... $3.49
Old El Paso refried beans ..................................................... 398ml ...............$1.99 GH Red tomatoes on the vine .................................................................. $2.99/lb
Old El Paso jalapeno peppers pickled ................................ 250ml ...............$2.49
Old El Paso kit soft taco bake ..................................................312g ...............$3.49 FM carrots 2lb,onions 3lb ...................................... $1.79
OD Restorante chips assorted ........................................ 290-320g ...............$2.99 FM Russet potatoes ................................................................. 10lb ............. $3.99
PC mini potatoes -red,mixed,yellow.................................... 680gr ............. $2.99
Tropicana orange juice pure premium ............ 1.65lt ...... $3.99 Cauliflower ..................................................................................................... $3.99
Source yogurt vanillaor strawberry ........................................650g ...............$2.49 Blackberries,Raspberries .............................................................................. $3.99
Yoplait Tubes raspberry/grape ............................................. 8x60g ...............$2.49 Navel oranges bulk ................................................................................... $1.29/lb
International Delight coffee whitner assorted ................... 473ml ...............$2.49
NN™ natural cheese slices marble cheddar .........................230g ...............$3.99
NN™ cheddar bars small assorted ........................................200g ...............$2.99
NN™ cream cheese brick .......................................................250g ...............$3.29
NN™ cottage cheese 2% .........................................................500g ...............$2.99

PC™ bar old/marble cheddar .........................400g ...... $5.99 ALL PRICES ARE PLUS GST, PST & OTHER LEVIES WHERE APPLICABLE *WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO LIMIT QUANTITIES

PC™ shreds Triple cheddar ...................................................320g ...............$5.99

FM 14% sour cream .............................................................. 500ml ...............$1.99

OPEN 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM, 7 DAYS A WEEK • 70 Main Street South, Minnedosa 867-2821
Wonder bread assorted ............................ 570gr ...... $2.49 *PRICES AVAILABLE AT THE LUCKY DOLLAR IN MINNEDOSA ONLY
World bread rye light ............................................................. 500gr .............. $1.99