Alberta 4-H member raises $4,000 for food bank

It started with $150, Ernie the lamb and a plan to help the needy. It ended with Emma Van Steekelenburg’s efforts totalling $4,000 for the Brooks Food Bank and the St. Vincent de Paul Society. That includes the $150 received through the RBC Make 150 Count program for young farmers seeking to make a difference […] Read more


National school board chair willing to listen

ROBLIN, Man. — Representing a region’s interest and giving voice to its concerns are behind Floyd Martens’ longtime service on school boards in Manitoba and now nationally. “When decisions are made from somewhere else by people who don’t understand the local community, it may or may not be in the best interest of the community,” […] Read more