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The myth of more ‘free’ time during the pandemic — and how pressure to use it productively might hurt

By | May 24, 2020

On Monday, they came for me with sourdough starters.   On Tuesday, with a body weight exercise.  On Wednesday, it was signing up for a virtual yoga class.  And on and on as the days turned into weeks and weeks into months, with jigsaw puzzles and tie-dye clothes — physical, creative and ambitious pursuits through every scroll.  Throughout the… Read More »

‘We think about our boys every single day’: Photo project marks 2nd anniversary of Humboldt Broncos bus crash

By | April 5, 2020

The ice inside Elgar Petersen Arena in Humboldt, Sask., is gone. This community’s central gathering place, home of its Humboldt Broncos, sits empty. Spring hockey camps have been cancelled due to COVID-19. The novel coronavirus also forced the cancellation of Monday’s public service marking the two-year anniversary of Broncos bus crash. “Hockey’s on the back burner. Everybody’s lives are… Read More »