It has been said the Canadian nation was born on the battlefields of Europe during the First World War.

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Take the time to pause and remember this Nov. 11

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As Nov. 11. approaches, each additional year adds another chapter to the long history of service by our Canadian armed forces.

Thursday, 08 November 2012 15:10

Swift Current school has pluses and minuses

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I was filled with optimism as I read about the groundbreaking for the new school project. It is a lofty goal and a dream that I hope makes this ‘joint use’ school markedly different from others in the province.

You could hear it in Gwen Cameron’s voice. You know, when someone asks you a question and you answer as if you can’t believe they’re not being sarcastic.

For the past several weeks, the crisis caused by the shutdown of the XL Foods plant in Brooks and several cases of confirmed E. coli related illness have continued to dominate headlines across the province. 

In September, the port of Coutts processed more than 17,700 vehicles and 12,800 commercial trucks for entry into Canada.

There are still a few days left for voters in Swift Current to decide who they will be supporting in the civic election on Oct. 24.

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