Gregory Alfred Halwachs, 27, of Edam, Sask., passed away at his home on Jan. 25, 1998 after a brief battle with cancer. He was born in Steinbach, Man. on Jan. 27, 1970 to Gloria and Alfred Halwachs. He is survived and sadly missed by his wife, Noelle; his sister, Carrie, […]

Born to Robert and Tanya, nee Scott, of Box 461, Emo, Ont., a baby girl, Chelsea Ann Marie, weighing 7 lbs. 10 oz. on January 13, 1998 at La Verendrye General Hospital, Fort Frances, Ont.

Born to Julie (nee Burback) and Larry Stromness, a baby boy, Isaac Daniel on December 23, 1997, weighing 7 lbs. 13 oz. at La Verendrye General Hospital, Fort Frances, Ont.

Born to Virlin and Christa, nee Bax, of Fort Frances, Ont., a baby girl, Andrea Danielle, weighing 7 lbs. 7 oz. on January 21, 1998 at La Verendrye General Hospital, Fort Frances, Ont.

< B>Dear sir: I noted in last Friday’s Bulletin that John Harrison has been made manager of Abitibi-Consolidated’s mill in Thunder Bay. There are roughly 50 paper mills in Canada and currently five of these mills, or 10 percent of the total, are managed by people who are from Fort […]

< B>Dear sir: This is a letter to acknowledge and thank the many people I had the pleasure of working with in the 12 years I was a member of the Emo Library board. When I joined the board, we were just in the process of building on to enlarge […]

< B>Dear sir: With the end of the century, changes are impacting everything in our country, no matter which political party is in power, and there will always be a group or groups griping about what was in the past. The forces driving change are bigger than political ideology, they […]

< B>Dear sir: I have, at hand, the Times dated Jan. 14/98. It contains an editorial pointing out the grassroots problem in our community. It was so accurate–and so depressing to read. The Times also contains quotes from Chris Brown in an article on the arena project, and a letter […]

< B>Dear sir: In many of our small towns, and even in our larger ones, the railway station was long the hub of activity. We went there to listen to news wire, to meet other townspeople, or to hang around waiting for the next train. We greeted long-lost relatives, and […]

Randy and Katie nee Stinson, of Fort Frances are pleased to announce the early arrival of their daughter, Madysen Paige, weighing 5 lbs. 6 1/2 oz. at Thunder Bay Regional Hospital on December 26, 1997. Proud grandparents are Sylvester and Shirley Armstrong of Rainy River and Blayne and Irene Orr […]

Born to Len and Shelly, nee Shyiak, of 642 Third St. Fort Frances, Ont., a baby boy, Tyler Martin, weighing 6 lbs. 7 oz. on January 3, 1998 at La Verendrye General Hospital, Fort Frances, Ont.

Born to Ferman and Lorna, nee Gingerich, of Devlin, Ont., a baby boy, Aaron James, weighing 7 lbs. 1 oz. on January 10, 1998 at La Verendrye General Hospital, Fort Frances, Ont.