A respected teacher at both the Misericordia Hospital’s School of Nursing and RRC, Deanne Spiegel passed away peacefully on February 17, 2021. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to honour Deanne’s memory may make donations to U-Turn Parkinson’s, or to a charity of choice. (link to Winnipeg Free […]
As we seniors wait patiently for our own jab, how sad to read of so many COVID vaccine queue jumpers. Liam Thorp, a 32-year-old Brit with no underlying health conditions was offered a COVID vaccine early because of a data entry blunder by his GP. Thorp’s height had […]
We sadly announce the passing of Richard Walter Edward Dykes on Sunday, February 21, 2021. Rick had been Director of Financial Services at RRCC in the 90s. (link to Winnipeg Free Press obituary)
Our always busy Gail Shimonek is the Altona designate board member on South Central Cancer Resource, and has posted this most interesting piece on Radon gas in southern Manitoba.
I was only 13, born in Mimico at the tail end of The Depression and the beginning of World War II. Mimico was a village along the shores of Lake Ontario near Toronto, the setting for CBC’s hit series Murdock Mysteries. In that time and place, kids made […]