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Photographer Whitbread's retirement hobby becomes obsession

Photographer Whitbread's retirement hobby becomes obsession

Out in the thicket, in clear view of the creek, Randy Whitbread gets the moose squarely in his sights. Nothing unwanted is in the way. It’s a perfect shot. He lines it up, squinting through the viewer with one eye shut. A deep breath. Click.
Luncheon lets former 'Flonners catch up

Luncheon lets former 'Flonners catch up

The first Flin Flon Luncheon in 2019 was held at the Viscount Gort Hotel on Friday, March 1, 2019. Thanks to the phoning committee, The Reminder and the Flin Flon Heritage Project, news of the luncheon reached far and wide.
Elly on the Arts: Charity shows and cultural events

Elly on the Arts: Charity shows and cultural events

Is it spring yet? Please let it be spring. Even if the weather is not very cooperative, there are good times to be had at Johnny’s Social Club courtesy of the Local Roots organization.
Next Blueberry Jam hits triple digit mark for interested musicians

Next Blueberry Jam hits triple digit mark for interested musicians

Word of the Blueberry Jam Music Gathering seems to have spread far and wide. More than 50 acts and over 100 individual musicians have already agreed to perform at this year’s event.
Students dive deep into Canadian history at heritage fair

Students dive deep into Canadian history at heritage fair

Students took a break from hitting the books at last week’s Flin Flon Heritage Fair.
Elly on the Arts: Ballet coming to town

Elly on the Arts: Ballet coming to town

This is a very exciting weekend for Flin Flon/Creighton/Denare Beach area audiences because the ballet is coming to town. Canada’s Ballet Jörgen, a premier international company from Toronto, will be here on Saturday, March 23 to perform Coppélia.
Elly on the Arts: Stage, books and visual arts abound

Elly on the Arts: Stage, books and visual arts abound

At the risk of sounding repetitive, there is a lot going on in Flin Flon this weekend. It still amazes that it is still true.
Ham Sandwich tackles Orwell with 1984 stage show

Ham Sandwich tackles Orwell with 1984 stage show

A darker turn is in store for the next Ham Sandwich show this weekend.
Country stars Canyon, Major coming to Flin Flon in May

Country stars Canyon, Major coming to Flin Flon in May

A country music star with Flin Flon connections will come home for one night of shows in May. George Canyon will play at the RH Channing Auditorium, along with country stalwart Charlie Major and Manny Blu, on May 16.
Flin Flon singer earns Brandon musical honour

Flin Flon singer earns Brandon musical honour

Kari Rutherford’s singing voice can now literally be described as rosy. Rutherford is the latest recipient of the Brandon Festival of the Arts Rose Bowl, the top honour to be bestowed at the festival for vocal performance.