Another April Snowstorm

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Last weekend we told ourselves not to worry, the snow will melt. And it did. Now it’s back!   It’s not as wet as last weekend, still a good workout to shovel. Snowfall warning in affect for Athabasca County and … Continued

Massive Logistics

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Teams are preparing for the 2017-2018 Volvo Ocean Race which starts this October. Watch team AkzoNobel’s new racing sailboat leave Persico Marine in Bergamo, Italy, and head to the Boatyard facility in Lisbon, Portugal. The multi-million euro racing yacht makes … Continued

April Snowstorm

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Silly me, thinking I could do some yard-work this Easter long weekend … we woke up to this:   And it’s still snowing! Wet heavy flakes.

Vimy Ridge Day

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Today is Vimy Ridge day, and the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Vimy Ridge is a story of bravery and sacrifice. The battle took place on Easter Monday, April 9, 1917, and was a turning point in … Continued

Un cachalot

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  Kito de Pavant and his racing sailboat Bastide Otio hit an unidentified floating object on December 6, 2016 in the Indian Ocean. The sailboat was seriously damaged and Kito had no choice but to abandon his boat. He was … Continued

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