My Perspective - Just Do It

By Kate Jackman-Atkinson

Neepawa Banner & Press

Regrets-- it’s almost impossible to make it through life without a couple. But what do people regret most as they look back on their lives?  A recent study by a Cornell Psychology professor, Tom Gilovich, and former Cornell grad student, Shai Davidai, shine a light on some of the things we regret the most and what we can do about it. It turns out that what we most regret is not living up to our ideal selves.

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Right In The Centre - MCNA welcomes changes to the Planning Amendment Act

By Ken Waddell

Neepawa Banner & Press

Late last week, the Manitoba Community Newspapers Association (MCNA) issued the following press release. It is my privilege to serve as president of MCNA.

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My Perspective-Attracting the future

By Kate Jackman-Atkinson

Neepawa Banner & Press

After close to six months of work, last week, the Neepawa Tourism committee launched the community’s new brand. I’m excited to see this greater focus on tourism and I’m not alone, judging from the strong turnout at the unveiling.

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Right in the Centre-PC government needs to be careful what they ask for

By Ken Waddell

Neepawa Banner & Press

The Manitoba PC party is doing a number of good things. Unfortunately, those good things are being side-swiped by some really silly things they are asking for.

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Fueling anger

By Kate Jackman-Atkinson

Neepawa Banner & Press

In a recent letter to the editor, a reader rightly pointed out that with all the hand wringing and editorializing about increasing Hydro rates, we haven’t heard much about rising fuel prices. It’s a good point, for most Manitobans, fuel is a much more significant annual expense than hydro and the price increases have been much larger.

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