The Gardening Guru: Heirloom and Heritage seeds

By Melanie Mathieson Gardening Guru Have you ever noticed that our food does not have the same flavour intensity as it did around a decade ago?

Publisher's Pen: Time to break out the long johns

I haven’t worn long underwear on a regular basis in almost 50 years. Growing up and playing outside, we didn’t have today’s super insulated parkas and snow pants.


By Melanie Mathieson Gardening Guru It has been almost a full year now since I first noticed little white spots of fuzz on many of my fleshy-leafed houseplants.

Legion Chat: It was a great party!

By Walter Wagner

The Christmas Cactus

By Melanie Mathieson
Gardening Guru

Beach Wheels

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By Jack Elliott

We can not give into fear

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FDR in his first inaugural address spoke these words; “The only thing we have to fear is fear itself”.

Library Corner: New ebook service available

By Michael Dawber
The Rainy River Public Library now has a new eBook service for you to enjoy!
The service is called Axis360 and it is available free to all Library members.

Legion Chat: New slate of officers elected

By Walter Wagner
It was a nice parade, there were some colourful floats, but there were more people on the floats than there were watching.

Hens and chicks in the garden


By Melanie Mathieson
Gardening Guru

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