Few events have hit this province as hard as the tragedy that occurred at about 5 pm on Friday, April 6, at the junction of Highways 35 and 335 south of Nipawin. Continue reading “Humboldt Broncos tragedy hits everyone hard”
Oh, hello there, 2018.
I didn’t see you come in, probably because I was turning up the thermostat and plugging in the car.
You left the back door open, by the way.
Not wide open. Just a crack; but still enough to let 2017 slip through and skulk quietly away; unobserved and un-missed; into the dark, cold, snowy prairie night.
You sure picked a heck of a cold snap to make your appearance. We all love living here in the nation’s heartland, but sometimes these temperature extremes can get on a guy’s nerves. It hardly seems fair that the nation’s oven in summer is also the nation’s icebox in winter. Continue reading “Skippy’s Chokecherries – Ringing in the new year in the nation’s icebox”