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Salmon farming may be a good idea after all

Salmon farming may be a good idea after all

It would be a shame if we could never eat salmon again. On the Pacific Coast, salmon has been an important food source and a cultural icon throughout history. Salmon is a healthy, delicious, and versatile source of nutrition.
Sewing for the domestic runway

Sewing for the domestic runway

As I read television show reviews from an American online magazine, I realize my decision to go with the basic cable package cut me out of the loop. Mostly I don't mind, because real life is a better payoff in the long run.
Government should follow rules

Government should follow rules

I was looking at local newspapers from across the province on Monday and came across a story about a Saskatchewan resort near Watrous that has had a pool closure because of water filtration standards.
Mark your calendars for annual bulb sale

Mark your calendars for annual bulb sale

Sometimes it pays to be a pack rat! When I was sorting through some clippings the other day, I found a fascinating little color wheel, listing about 42 various flowering plants, plus their size, when they bloom, and their colors.
Game mimics football

Game mimics football

The Canadian Football League season is still a couple of months from starting, but in Saskatchewan we always seem to be thinking football since the Roughriders are the only professional sports franchise in the province.
When I grow up, I want to be like Mom

When I grow up, I want to be like Mom

My mother, (God bless her unbuttoned heart) never encouraged me in the kind of relationships that would make me a mother myself. Consider this entry in my childhood diary. I was ten years old.
Editorial Cartoon

Editorial Cartoon

After Gulf Coast oil spill, Barack Obama reconsiders Alberta oilsands.
The case for coaching to empower

The case for coaching to empower

Last week we discussed empowering people and I listed, COACHING, as one approach that will accomplish that goal. As previously mentioned, we think of coaching as only sports related.

Health Crowns corps. are critical to us all

Living in Regina where most of the Crown corporations are headquartered, you sometimes get the impression that city people think the Crown corporations are more important to them than they are to country people.
Sask. Party gov't losing its focus

Sask. Party gov't losing its focus

There's little doubt that the loss of focus plaguing Premier Brad Wall's Saskatchewan Party government right now can be somewhat blamed on the decisions it has made.