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Abnormal Winter Weather everywhere

..below zero temperatures for close to three months now. On Friday there was a big pile-up on one of the Autobahns near Augsburg. There were 72 vehicles involved. Only the older generation remembers that snow and frost used to be normal for winter. Manitoba at least seems to be having a winter with a lot less snow and higher temperatures than it used to.

By Fredrick, ago
Festivals Parties

Icelandic Festival in Gimli

The Icelandic Festival or Islendingadagurinn starts today in Gimli. It is the 119th occurance of this annual festival. The event will culminate in the annual parade on Monday. The parade will start at 10 am and will be attended by Iceland's foreign minister Ingibjorg Solrun Gisladottir who is expected to toast Canada.

By Fredrick, ago
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