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Pay Kiprusoff more

A week ago in this space we talked about the stupidity of professional sport in the way they pay athletes to do something that most, if not all, of us would do for free.

Cup is Boston's to lose

It is now finally the National Hockey League’s Stanley Cup. The two teams that made it are the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins. Yeah, I was off on my predictions, but these teams deserved it.

Zoomers classes continue at SOTB

Zoomer Zone and Zoomer Gold classes will continue until the end of June here at Seniors on the Bow (SOTB), but will not meet through July and August. They will resume in the fall. Yoga with Marie meets on Tuesdays at 9:30 a.m.

Authentic success is 'success beyond success,' says Irvine

Our best teachers in life are often those who are older than we are – especially if we’re interested in becoming truly successful human beings.
Quiet-talking man 'a magician with horses'

Quiet-talking man 'a magician with horses'

Who is Lynn Fenton, you ask? He is one of the finest horse trainers and teamsters around. His friends and neighbours call him a “magician with horses” and appreciate all he has done for the horse community in the Cochrane area.

Eagle moving to Thursdays soon

The day is July 11. At least for now it’s July 11, but life is about change and there’s certainly the possibility for change in this instance.

Some horses can play hard to get

Anyone who owns horses is probably familiar with the humbling experience of not being able to catch a horse even in a small corral.

Father's Day tribute to Walter Wearmouth: a success story

One of the happiest people I’ve ever met is often at our local A&W when I’m making my morning rounds, and I’m not alone in my admiration for someone who is a father-figure to many in our community.
Running club thrives at Lethbridge elementary school

Running club thrives at Lethbridge elementary school

May 29 turned out to be a very busy day. I had been invited to Lethbridge to participate in the Little Souls Kids Marathon, an event spearheaded by the Runners’ Soul specialty running and walking store.

Senate a real expensive joke

It’s not surprising at all that the Canadian Senate has obviously never learned one of the great lessons of Canadian journalism— never give a journalist an expense account. Like Mike Duffy and Pamela Wallin.