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Features - Summer 2015 


A Foreign Affair

author: Denny Manchee

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MIGRANT FARM WORKERS are the invisible threads in our community fabric. Without them to prune, weed, spray and harvest, our apples, grapes and garden produce would shrivel, along with...


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Show Us The Money

author: Tom Cruickshank

ShowUsMoney MAIN 184pxA NORTORIOUS BANK heist in 1961 has many local folks wondering whatever happened to the loot. Don't be surprised to see a lot of new prospectors near Havelock this summer.


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Shooting Stars

author: Denny Manchee

Astronomy MAIN 184pxFROM HIS BACKYARD shed near Grafton, astrophotographer Lynn Hilborn takes sublime images of the night sky that are published all over the world.


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Making of The Baxter Arts Centre

author: Janet Davies

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A DILAPIDATED CAFETERIA on the main street in the village of Bloomfield serves up community arts programs with a side order of creativity and volunteerism.





Current Issue - Spring 2017

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First Words

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BY THE TIME THIS MAGAZINE REACHES YOUR HANDS, I’LL BE IN FRANCE, standing with thousands of others who are paying their respect to the Canadian soldiers who fought in the Battle of Vimy Ridge.…... read more


In the fall of 2015, we reported on the opening of the Ontario Agri-Food Venture Centre in Colborne. Business is booming...



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trish york

contributors trish yorkTrish York has thoroughly enjoyed illustrating for Watershed for the past 12 years…

tom cruickshank

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In “Songbirds in a Nosedive,” Tom recounts the plight of some of our favourite backyard...

janet davies

Janet DaviesFreelance writer and occasional poet Jan Davies has been writing about the people...