Sentimental setting for nuptials

When planning their August wedding, Gerry Lavergne and Shelley Carlson wanted to go big or go home. In the end, they did both. Saturday, after dating for exactly one year, the couple got married in grand fashion: on a sentimental dock with the Esplanade Riel bridge in the background of […]

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Lotteries

In the event of a discrepancy between this list and the official winning numbers, the latter shall prevail. “Ø Lotto 6/49 Winning numbers Saturday for an estimated jackpot of $5,000,000 were 2, 12, 30, 32, 37 and 40. The bonus number was 39. The guaranteed prize-draw number (exact match only) […]

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In Brief

Plane crash kills three A PLANE crash near Kenora Friday killed three Minnesotans. Ontario Provincial Police Sgt. Dean Barclay said the crash happened around 2 p.m. on Chappie Lake, an inland lake on the Aulneau peninsula of Lake of the Woods. Police were called around 4:45 p.m. after a Read […]

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Inside the Criddle-Vane Saga

NEAR WAWANESA — It would make a great TV show, people often say when they hear the story of the Criddle-Vane family. It was perhaps the most unusual pioneer family to ever break soil in Manitoba. In 1882, Englishman Percy Criddle arrived from London, England, with his wife and four […]

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