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YE OLDE GENERAL STORE

I am a fully paid-up member of the travelling public. So, when something interesting crosses my path, I am entitled to stop and check it out. When I was travelling north from The Soo near the end of June, I … Continue reading

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CHASING HISTORY (Chapter 8 of 10)

MANITOBA UNPLUGGED Sunday morning, July 10th, Prince Albert.  Visitor information centre closed.  John and I spent the better part of an hour trying to find the museum.  We found one sign, but it gave no directions.  We asked at a … Continue reading

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CHASING HISTORY (Chapter 1 of 10)

LOONIES NEED APPLY Where the hell is Loon Lake? And why should you care? Well, if you are a teacher or a librarian or a farmer, you should care.  And not just a farmer.  If you are a trapper or … Continue reading

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WRITER IN SEARCH OF A SUBJECT (Chapter 4 of 7)

Cave of the Great Spirit After an hour of googling, I came up with the truth. The scientific truth.  The scientists said, in this particular study, that they found grit and gravel in the stomachs of snowshoe hares.  That’s what … Continue reading

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