Faithfully yours - Lessons learned after grad

By Neil Strohschein

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have never been asked to be the guest speaker at a graduation ceremony. That’s probably just as well, because I really don’t know what I would say that hasn’t already been said many times.

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Observation - June 1, 2018

By Addy Oberlain

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With a sigh of relief did I finish planting my pansies in the fresh soil when I felt a few raindrops. The drops became a stream of rain that filled gutters, water barrels and enriched the just seeded fields with the so needed moisture.

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Homebodies-Each person has a story

By Rita Friesen

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It was a random quote that caught my attention; ‘Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not.’ Henry James. And just a bit further down another quote; ‘Don’t wait for people to be friendly. Show them how.’ And again the author was Henry James.

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Faithfully Yours-Stepping out on your own

By Neil Stroschein

Neepawa Banner & Press

don’t often address a specific group of people in these columns. But this week I will make an exception. I want to address those who, in less than one month, will walk through the doors of a local high school for the last time.

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Observation - May 25, 2018

By Addy Oberlain

Neepawa Banner & Press

The month of May is almost finished. What was so special for you this month? A special Mother’s Day celebration? The weather has been co-operating with the seeding of the fields? Enough sunshine and just enough rain?

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