From The Archives:
Wednesday, January 3, 2001
United Nations trip a highlight of the year for students
After a month of waiting, grade 11 students Sarah Habinski and Margie Poulin heard they’d been accepted to a United Nations Student Conference on Human Rights from December 6 to 9. Now they just needed time off school and money to get there. But there wasn’t much time.
Community friends surprise Oslund
Family, friends and neighbours came to wish Stone Oslund a happy birthday at the curling club last Wednesday. Oslund, who has lived in Sioux Lookout since he emigrated with his family from Sweden 74 years ago, turned 80 on January 1.
Council donates money for kids
Town council approved donations of over $14,000 for kids programs in December.
Creative youngsters used pine boughs for hair cones for eyes and branches for arms of this snowman built near the District Health Centre.