A Perfectly Preserved One Room Schoolhouse

West of Portage la Prairie, and a little Northwest of Austin is Edrans. Not much of a town, more a of a district.  It's there we met up with Robert Smith, whose Great Grandfather, a homesteader in the area,...

Flooded Farmers’ Story

Mark & Yanara Peters, still smiling in the face of the flood of 2014 Mark and Yanara Peters are the third generation to take over the family farm that, unfortunately for them, is located next to the...

Elie Correspondent Modern Version of Annie Oakley

by Dara Todd I don't consider myself a big time hunter, but I do live in the country, and I do have my hunter's safety.  So if some evil vermin move onto my property they best be watching where they...

What Really Happened In Elie Saturday, June 14.

by Dara Todd, Elie Correspondent If you have never stopped in Elie on your way to the big city, you are missing out! In the past 3 years we've lived here this community has shown its true colours as a...

Hamlet Declares it’s Superiority

Anyone travelling down highway 331, affectionately referred to as The Hoop and Holler, will have noticed the small hamlet of Newton has come out with a bold statement. No one will admit to it being a...

Murphy the Donkey

Warning:  the following story will liberally substitute the alternative word for donkey for comedic effect, some readers may be offended others may enjoy and laugh freely and some may not find it interesting...