Monthly Archives: April 2018

Hundreds of 'perfectly good boots' trashed at Yellowknife dump, people snatch them up

Walt Humphries said close to a hundred pairs of lightly used steel-toe boots were up for grabs at the Yellowknife dump this week. Now they’re almost gone. (Submitted by Walt Humphries) A heap of black, yellow and orange boots at the Yellowknife dump caused a buzz among local residents — so much so that seemingly, within a week of being thrown out, most ...

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Mint's newest coin showcases famous Falcon Lake UFO encounter in Manitoba

The new coin from the Royal Canadian Mint depicts Stefan Michalak after a close encounter in 1967 at Falcon Lake. (Royal Canadian Mint) One could be forgiven for describing the mint’s newest coin as rather otherworldly. The Royal Canadian Mint’s newest offering features Manitoba’s most famous UFO encounter, which happened in 1967 when Stefan Michalak went looking for precious metals near Falcon ...

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