It had been months without a single new case of smallpox being reported. Yet, to the best of the colonists’ knowledge, the quarantine barrier erected by the District of Keewatin government at Netley Creek was still in place.
On January 21, the Bank of Canada had just made a surprise move by cutting the overnight lending rate from one per cent to 0.75 per cent. On July 15, the rate was cut to 0.5 per cent.
Complaints are making the rounds across Canada about the abuse found in attack ads now appearing on television and radio prior to the actual federal election campaign.
Refinishing wood on a cottage deck is mandatory if you do not want the boards to turn gray. Despite claims by some stain manufacturers, there is not a product on the market that will withstand Manitoba’s harsh climate for more than two to three years before fading or peeling.