1978: Some pumpkins...

By Cassandra Wehrhahn

Neepawa Banner & Press

110 years ago,


September 22, 1908

Canadian veterans of the South African campaign are organizing an association.

Terrorists in Russia are again becoming active. In St. Petersburg 85 arrests were made in one day last week and a large quantity of bombs and dynamite seized.

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RRSD New School Year 2018-2019


Rolling River School Division

A new school year is exciting, while the thought of summer coming to an end can be bittersweet. During the summer months maintenance and custodial staff have been painting and preparing our schools for a new school year, teaching staff have come in during the summer months to ready programs for the school year, and the buses are shiny and ready to transport students to school for a new school year. The Rolling River School Division began the school year with a 2-day professional development opportunity for all staff that focused on the Truth and Reconciliation Calls to Action by Niigaan Sinclair. The learning opportunity supports the RRSD 4 strategic plan priorities.

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‘Chase The Ace’ chased down

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Photo courtesy of the Kelwood Legion

Kelwood Legion President Larry Henton handed over a $34,297 ‘Chase the Ace’ cheque to Roxanne Lesanko of Dauphin this past Saturday. Over 200 people had lined up at Kelwood’s Legion for the chance to win

By Blair Gilmore


The village of Kelwood has been gripped with ‘Chase the Ace’ fever that finally broke on September 15 when Kelwood Legion #50 President Larry Henton was able to hand over a winning check. Roxanne Lesanko of Dauphin was the lucky recipient of $34,297.

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2018 Neepawa Terry Fox Run results

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Photo by Cassandra Wehrhahn

It may have been cold, but it wasn’t too-cold-for-icecream for this group of Terry Fox Run participants! Many others stopped for ice cream and a chat at the frozen treat checkpoint before continuing to make their way back to the NACI track for refreshments.

By Cassandra Wehrhahn

Neepawa Banner & Press

Dismal weather certainly didn’t keep folks from participating in Neepawa’s Terry Fox Run this past Sunday.

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Out of Helen's Kitchen - Apples

By Helen Drysdale

Neepawa Banner & Press

Apple season is upon us and these tantalizingly fruits are delicious made into desserts, added to salads or just fresh.

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