Fatal farm accident near Shoal Lake

By RCMP Media Release

Yellowhead RCMP are investigating a fatal farm incident. On Sept. 11 at approximately 10:40 am, RCMP responded to a farm incident near the community of Sandy Lake.

A 44-year-old male farmhand from Keeseekoowenin First Nation was in the box of a grain truck that he was unloading when he began sinking into the grain.

 

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Afghanistan Memorial open to public

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Submitted by Mary Murray

Canadian Armed Forces Base Shilo is marking more than 12 years of service in Afghanistan with a memorial vigil. It remembers and honours those who have fallen during the conflict. The Afghanistan memorial Vigil is open to the public at 2PPCLI Caserne Kapyong Barrack. CFB Shilo.

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Province announces improved protection for tenants, landlords

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Changes to the Residential Tenancies Amendment Act will be proclaimed on Aug. 1 and will offer new protection for renters, while reducing paperwork and red tape for landlords, Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection Minister Ron Lemieux announced on Thursday.

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