I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of one of our long time columnists this week.
If you operate on punctual deadlines like we do in the newspaper business, you know that unplanned interruptions can be dismal to your schedule.
Well it finally happened last Wednesday, April 16th! The Rainy River opened in front of the Town of Rainy River.
Thursday I saw a sure sign of Spring when I made deliveries in Emo. The Rainy River was wide open as far as the eye could see in either direction!
Following the news on the crash of that Malaysian Boeing 777 passenger jet the past couple of weeks I was astonished to learn how unable we are to track a plane at all times once its transponder has b