Roadside responders stage highway safety rally

Emergency vehicles with flashing lights head out onto Highway 16 on Wednesday, March 7

One year after tow truck driver Courtney Schaefer was killed on Highway 22 near Esterhazy while helping a stranded motorist, roadside responders are still urging drivers to slow down when passing emergency vehicles. Continue reading “Roadside responders stage highway safety rally”

Borden School piles up the loonies for Telemiracle

Terri Troupe-Logue, a Grade 3 teacher at Borden School and a member of the Board of Directors of the Kinsmen Telemiracle Foundation, explains to students how the upcoming telethon helps people across the province

Borden School Grade 12 student Rachel Sutherland, like a lot of her classmates, has been donating to Telemiracle through her school since she was in Kindergarten.
“It’s a tradition here,” said Sutherland, current president of the school’s student representative council. “But over the last few years it’s really taken off. Everyone gets into the spirit of it because they know how important it is.”
Students and staff at the school raised a total of $511 this year, more than double their original fundraising goal of $250. Continue reading “Borden School piles up the loonies for Telemiracle”

Students check out options at Langham Career Day

Greg Blocka of Dalmeny gives students a first-hand account of what it’s like to be a pilot during an information session at WW Brown School in Langham on December 15

Students from Langham, Dalmeny and Borden scoped out potential career paths during a day-long session at WW Brown School in Langham recently. Continue reading “Students check out options at Langham Career Day”