Ag Expo returns to Yellowhead Centre April 5

By Micah Waddell

Neepawa Banner & Press

The Neepawa Ag Expo is on the way. Sponsored by the Neepawa Natives Junior “A” Hockey Club in partnership with the Yellowhead Centre, the Ag Expo will be held Apr. 5, at the Yellowhead Centre.

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Neepawa Library update: Jan. 22, 2018


Neepawa Banner & Press

Now that we’re well into the new year and thinking about our goals for 2018, how about resolving to read a few more books this year? And the best way to know if you are actually reading or listening to more books is to track your reading. Lots of options are available, from recording your books in a journal or keeping a spreadsheet on a computer, to using one of the free tools available on the internet such as library or book site apps that do the recording for us.  Here’s two ideas:

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Homebodies - A day in the life of...

By Rita Friesen

Neepawa Banner & Press

Each day is a new day, a list of things I must do, I should do, I want to do and then the standard list of things I don’t want to do. In my life, many of the items on my list are attitude adjustments. I must be thankful and forgiving and I really don’t want to be petty or mean. Pretty basic, not always easy to implement!

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Out of Helen's kitchen: Jan. 21, 2018

By Helen Drysdale

Neepawa Banner & Press

Egg Foo Yung Salad

Egg Foo Yung is a Chinese egg omelet with veggies. The name comes from the Cantonese language and means "hibiscus egg." This salad “version” does not come in takeout! Easy to make, a complete meal and a nice change. Enjoy.

1 head romaine lettuce

2-3 cups bean sprouts, washed and drained

1 small can water chestnuts, sliced

2 cups fresh sliced mushrooms

1/2 pepper, diced

2 thinly sliced green onions

6 slices bacon, cooked crispy and crumbled

3 hard cooked eggs, sliced


1/3 cup salad oil

1/4 cup rice vinegar

1 Tbsp. soy sauce

2 Tbsp. sugar

1 tsp. fresh grated ginger

1/4 tsp. pepper

1/2 tsp. salt

1/2 tsp. salt

Gently combine the salad ingredients in a large bowl. Mix all the dressing ingredients together and chill. Just before serving, pour the dressing over salad.

Snowman say to ride safe this winter

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Snoman (Snowmobilers of Manitoba)

Snoman (Snowmobilers of Manitoba) Inc. is celebrating International Snowmobile Safety Week Jan. 20-28 and encourages all riders to ride safe, stay on the trail, and respect private property. 

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