The Story of Low German/Plautdietsch, Reuben Epp

The story of Reuben Epp's interest in languages began in Sask. in an elementary school. He was the only German child in this class,...

The 5th Annual Korean War Veterans’ Luncheon

By Rylee McOuat It was an afternoon of pride and gratitude this August 25th at Perkins Restaurant. Korean War veterans lined the tables, side by...

Global manufacturing scorecard: How the US compares to 18 other nations

anufacturing is enjoying a resurgence in the United States. After years of falling output and a diminishing percentage of the labor force, the last...

Canadian three-star general takes office as deputy UNC chief

PYEONGTAEK, South Korea, July 30 (Yonhap) -- A Canadian three-star Army general took office as the first non-American deputy commander of the United Nations...

Japan Faces Challenges as It Moves to Accept More Foreign Workers

Japan’s move toward opening its doors to more foreign workers is widely seen as a must to better cope with an expected shrinkage in...

China’s Great Wall of Debt: Shadow Banks, Ghost Cities, Massive Loans, and the End...

China’s Second Heavy Machinery Group in southwestern China’s Sichuan Province is the proud owner of “the world’s biggest closed-dye hydraulic press forge”, at 22,000...

Drought Creates Perfect Storm for Wildfires Across Western U.S.

TAOS, NEW MEXICO – Bigger and more “explosive” wildfires are raging across the U.S. West, with the area burned in Colorado already four times...

The International Peace Garden Turned 85 Years Old on July 14th.

(Discover Westman) A special two day celebration was held at the IPG (International Peace Garden) south of Boissevain on July 14th and 15th and it...

Faspa: Special Meal for Family Bonding

Traditionally, Mennonite homes served Faspa on a regular basis. During the summer time Faspa was often brought to the fields where the men were...

Community Stage Experience at Red River Exhibition

Community Stage Experience (1) Whenever you think about the Red River Exhibition, you would think about the rides, the food vendors and the fun. However, dancing...