Wreath to remember history

By Jessica Messerer-Trosin When Lee Kenney’s grandfather passed away in 1971, Lee inherited a silver bugle. Lee would have never imagined the things he would find out about his grandfather, William Kenney, thereafter. As Lee found out, the bugle actually belonged to a...

This day in history: November 11

By Lauren Hoot It’s a significant day in history that some of us don’t give much thought. Maybe it’s an extra day off work or just another day of the week. Regardless, the poppy pinned to your jacket isn’t a decoration — it serves an important purpose. Nov. 11 is a...

Love that lasted a lifetime

By Jessica Messerer-Trosin A chance meeting brought together two members of the Canadian Air Force — one originally from Victoria and the other from Winnipeg — for almost three-quarters of a century. Nora and Norm Morrison met the Christmas Eve of 1943. They were both...