An organic growth for a local company. Colleen Hauessecker from Watson is the founder of Canadian Organic Spics and Herb Company Inc. Her company received the Growth an Expansion Award at the 2018 Abex Awards in Saskatoon, Sk on October 20h. To read the original story click here.
After a near-death encounter with a bear, a man from Lanigan and his wife received a bravery award. Brad and Casadi Schroeder had Brad's Father receive the award on their behalf in Regina on Monday. To read the original story click here.
There is a new face for the executive director of the Humboldt Chamber of Commerce. Brent Fitzpatrick claimed the position of executive director on Monday for the Humboldt Chamber of Commerce. To read the original story click here.
6 strings, 16 faces and hours of dedication for the beloved Humboldt Broncos. A Takamine guitar embedded with hand-drawn portraits of the 16 Humboldt Broncos who passed away on the April 6th bus crash, will be played and then auctioned off at the Humboldt Jersey Gala in St. Albert, Alberta on October 26th. To read the original story click here.
It was back on August 19th that the Broncos Memorial Golf Tournament took place at the Humboldt Golf course to raise funds for the Humboldt Broncos. After weeks of finalizing the money raised, The Humboldt Broncos organization received a $95,000 check at the Elgar Petersen Arena before the Broncos took on the Notre Dame Hounds on October 12th. Laurie Warford, Administrator for the Humboldt Broncos Memorial Golf Tournament trust, presented the check on behalf of Jared Bednar, Head coach of the Colorado Avalanche, and Brian Munz, play-by-play announcer for the Winnipeg Jets. To read the original story.
The post office should be open again Wednesday after going on strike on Tuesday in Humboldt. The reason for a strike is that job action began after negotiators failed to reach a new contract agreement before the union’s strike deadline as 50,000 workers are frustrated with work environment issues to be sorted out. To read the original story click here.
Last night, the Governor General of Canada graced the community of Humboldt with her presence. At the Humboldt and District gallery, many esteemed colleagues gathered for the Members show and sale. Donna Harpauer, Kelly Block, and Kevin Garringer were just some of the attendees. To read the original story click here.
A man out of Denver, Colorado put his own stick out over 14 thousand feet above sea level for the victims involved in the Humboldt Broncos Bus crash. On Saturday, Bryan Crosby, hiked the Rockies in Colorado to put a stick up on the mountain. To read the original story click here.