2019 Goals Revisited

Travel/Camping This year I am not going on a big travel trip. Instead I am traveling further to camp during the summer.  I plan on venturing out on at least three camping trips. I will visit Prince Albert National Park, Waterton National Park, and one or more provincial parks in Saskatchewan. July – Prince Albert National Park, Waterton Lakes National Park, Writing on Stone Provincial … Continue reading 2019 Goals Revisited

Amnesty Update 2019

Here is my yearly update on the appeal letters I have produced since joining Amnesty International in 2003. Letters written: 700 (year end projection) Years Involved: 17 Average letters per year: 41 Most letters written in one year: 72 (2005) Countries written to: 140 Replies received: 15 Prisoners released: 98 Other actions taken: 33 Top five countries: Canada 60, USA 28, China 23, Colombia 19, … Continue reading Amnesty Update 2019

Neelby, Saskatchewan

A post office opened on a farm in the Neelby vicinity in 1904. Later, John Miller took over and moved the post into his store located in the townsite. The Neelby School was built by W.R. Webb of Broadview and opened on November 15th, 1905. The CPR laid track through the area in 1906 and 1907. This branch ran from Reston, Manitoba to Wolseley, Saskatchewan … Continue reading Neelby, Saskatchewan