Monthly Archives: May 2018

ARMAGEDDON

THE CONTRARIAN A page from Willie Brant’s diary – Joe said his brother Harry would be visiting, and would I come over, some 3-handed crib would interrupt the dialogue between them so it wouldn’t get too overheated.  Last time Harry … Continue reading

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FREE COMPOST

THE CONTRARIAN  Did you know you can get compost at the landfill, made from our own yard waste, free in quantities you can shovel into your pick up? I went down to the landfill yesterday and got some.  The pile … Continue reading

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CANNING PEAS

THE CONTRARIAN   Many of you remember Bill and Mavis Rushak as long-time operators of the Dryden bowling alley. We get into all kinds of discussions at the Seniors Centre and one day Mavis told me that when she was … Continue reading

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HUMBOLDT CRASH

THE CONTRARIAN   We church-goers hear atheists saying “if there is a God, why would he allow disasters like the Humboldt Crash?” Of course they have a point, but there are disasters and cruelties happen every day, and we can … Continue reading

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