Emo Fair is just around the corner

The Rainy River Fall Agriculture Fall Fair is just around the corner, this year the Fair takes plans August 18-20. This year the Fair Board Members are happy to report it’s going to be a fair full of old events and chances are a few new events to add to the fun.

It sounds like people are really happy to be getting back to events from their past and the Fair is no exception!

Congratulations to Erika and Brody Strachan on the birth of their second child. Jordyn Marie was born June 29.

Proud grandparents are Melanie (Kyle) Geroy, Mike Sheppard and Tammi and Glen Strachan. Great grandparents Roger Allan, Valerie (Gary) Pelepetz, Dusty Shepard , Diane Strachan and Sharon McNally.

Congratulations to Emily Esselink and Chris Campioni on their marriage. The beautiful outside wedding took place Saturday (July 30). The wedding was held on the family farm. A fun filled, excellent meal with much happiness shared by all attending, took place at the Emo Lavallee Arena. Proud parents are Gary and Betty Esselink, Murray (Dee) Gilles and Kelly (Gilles). Family and friends from the district and outside district attended to share this happy event.

Happy 50th birthday to Pan VanHeyst on August 2. May you enjoy many more!

The winner of the $50 gas draw at Devlin’s corner store was Rob Rea. Be sure to enter your name in their monthly $50 every time you purchase $40 or more of gas.

Robin’s 2 cents.

One minute you’re young and fun the next your predicting the weather with your bad knee.