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Thursday, October 19, 2017
Authors Posts by Marlon Hector

Marlon Hector

Marlon Hector
Marlon Hector is Managing Editor of the Moose Jaw Times-Herald. You can reach him at 306-691-1293, or by email at marlon.hector@snpi.ca.

One tree, a multitude of problems

Care-home residents struggle without power While power came back for most of the city Wednesday morning, residents at Chez Nous Senior Citizens Home were not as lucky. After eating a cold lunch, occupants in the home’s three floors were confined to their rooms and hallways, as...

Bring them home

Search and rescue team in need of help The search was on for a 47-year-old man Sunday. He was last spotted at the old Wild Animal Park grounds. Moose Jaw Search and Rescue (MJSAR) were called in to help. The man, Joe Doremi weighing 165 pounds, suffering...

Missed opportunities

I received a note recently from a Times-Herald subscriber, which read: “I have been a subscriber to the Times-Herald for some 40 years. But will not renew... as all you write about are Indians, queers and unions. I am not interested in any of...

Into the future

First bitcoin dispenser arrives in city In Dale Mychasiw’s future, society is cashless and digital currency is king. In fact, he’s banking on it. Moose Jaw took a leap into the future recently with its first bitcoin teller machine (BTM). Owned by Mychasiw of QuickBit Vending...

Heroes remembered

Battle of Britain marked at 15 Wing In June of 1940, Winston Churchill gave a speech in the House of Commons: “… the battle of France is over. The Battle of Britain is about to begin.” That battle was the first major military campaign fought entirely...

Heroes among us

Airshow set to help veterans and first responders (and Times-Herald editor goes for a loop de loop) Brent Handy is a crazy man. He does things with planes that nobody should do with planes. Who cuts the power to the engine while a plane is pointing...

Was a boy who had a dog

It was always hard for 11-year-old Stephen Walcer to relax. He would bump into things to satisfy his senses and other times, his mom, Laurie Ewen, couldn’t even touch him without him screaming. Then he met Bingo. It was an instant connection. “It was a bang. The...

Living out loud

Former youth worker finds new gig after battling Lyme Disease When Sean Gurnsey woke up this morning, the first thing he did was check his email for audition callbacks. If he didn’t, he would need to wait 15 hours before his clients in Asia wake...

Busking at 12

It wasn’t enough for twelve-year-old Tyler Allen to play the ukulele, guitar and trombone. When band starts in the new school year, he’s getting on the drums. Moose Javians will know Tyler from busking at the Sidewalk Days festival. He was so good in 2016,...

Employee appreciation

It was a packed backyard at the community barbecue of the Moose Jaw & District Labour Council, Monday. Community members were treated to a free barbecue at the Moose Jaw Union Centre with face-painting, kids activities, and of course, the ever-present Sid the clown. “It’s...

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