Emo Fall Fair just around the corner!

The Rainy River Valley Agriculture Fall Fair is just around the corner. With this fair definitely being different because of Covid restrictions, there are still several traditions taking place.

The Queen contest has four young people striving to reign as the 2021 fair Queen representative. The crowning takes place on the fair grounds Thursday, August 19. A Loggers Contest will be held on Friday morning, August 20. If you would like more information on the Loggers Contest call Kelvin Caul at 275-8383. The 4-H beef show will take place Saturday at 8 a.m., with the Market Steer sale beginning at 4 p.m.

Plan on making the fair part of your August happenings!

Sincere sympathy to the family and friends of Mel Morken. He will be sadly missed by many. The community is thinking of you at this sad time.

Condolences to the family and friends of Fred Brown. The community is holding you in out thoughts and prayers at this sad time.

A belated congratulations on their 50th to Jim and Sharon McQuaker. May you enjoy many more happy years together.

Congratulations to Vaughan Wilson and Destiny Cowley on their engagement. The couple became engaged last Saturday, July 31.

The district is very happy for you both!

Belated congratulations to Alyssa Caul and Nathan Hopkins on the birth of their son Troy Dawson.

Happy grandparents are Les and Erin Caul and Chris abs Lucie Hopkins.

Great grandparents are Earl and Rosanna Tweedie, Shirley Armstrong, Connie Bertrand, Michael Hopkins, and Lise Groulx.

Robin’s 2 cents

“Daddy, why are all those cars beeping their horns?”

“Because there’s a wedding.”

“Don’t we beep our horns because it’s a warning signal, Daddy?”

“Exactly, son.”