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For health's sake marry someone your age

For health's sake marry someone your age

It has been shown study after study, that married couples live longer than their unmarried counterparts. However, a recent study shows you may want to consider another factor before getting married, your age difference.

Bus bylaw a joke

Dear Editor Regarding the City of North Battleford bylaw about school bus activated stop arm and flashing lights: it's a farce. I just spent all afternoon in court lately to testify against a driver who failed to stop.
Voters across North America out for blood

Voters across North America out for blood

When it comes to my outlook as a reporter I tend to be a "big picture" type of individual. So here's the latest North America-wide trend to ponder.

Cream cans and egg crates

The numerous initiatives to revitalize rural Saskatchewan are hopeful signs, but they have not yet taken the rural economy back to the healthy state of diversification that characterized the pioneer era.
Sabres should be the best in their weak, but exciting division

Sabres should be the best in their weak, but exciting division

The NHL preview columns continue with the Northeast Division. Other than super-goon Milan Lucic and rookie Tyler Seguin, none of the Bruins roster could be picked out of a police line-up and a few aging vets like Recchi will not keep them close.
Teachers sew seeds for the future

Teachers sew seeds for the future

This Tuesday marked World Teacher's Day and although I didn't send any cards or flowers I did spend some time thinking about some of the educators who have made a profound impact on my life.

Emergency help appreciated

A bouquet to the individual who stopped the evening of Sept 26 on Highway 40 to Cut Knife at the scene of a car vs. deeraccident.
Yes-yes Doc Halladay gets a no-no in playoff debut

Yes-yes Doc Halladay gets a no-no in playoff debut

I had a tough time pulling myself away from the TV last week thanks to the sports action on the tube.
Use the treadmill differently

Use the treadmill differently

You religiously head to the gym every day and jump on the treadmill for 60 minutes. Every time you push a little harder than the day before.
There is no time for maybes and might-have-beens

There is no time for maybes and might-have-beens

Ed, my neighbor next door, has finally begun to combine. Ed says he would be done by now if it wasn't for such a wet year. It is the time of the year I occasionally run a lunch or supper out to Ed at his farm.