There will be no questions. Well, almost none, as per usual.
L. Lea @YukonGale :
“@althiaraj Basically he’s saying he won’t appoint any more senators but he can’t make that binding upon the next government, right?”
Not without a Constitutional amendment.
15 minutes later:
I never noticed Pelicans on Wascana Lake before about 3 years ago. Before that, they were common on the South Saskatchewan River through Saskatoon.
Here’s an advance preview, if a similar “musical ride” comes to Regina?
These videos are from the second day of the Shared Knowledge Conference at the Core Ritchie Centre, the second weekend of June.
Jim Elliott with many interesting (and terrifying) facts about Regina’s watershed system.
James and Brooke of Sound Solar Systems:
Next, I presented on Bitcoin and alternate currencies being used to build alternate economies apart from the monetary systems provided by governments.
Dan B. of Tradebank Regina
Lindsay H. wraps up with what’s in store for next time.
Last night the rating of the solar storm was “severe” according to spaceweather.com
Kp 8 is the strongest I’ve seen, unless it was 9 earlier this year for a storm I missed. The northern lights were to the south and east of Regina, which was good because I don’t have a clear view to the north.
Without digital zoom, the Sun is this big in my 12X zoom camera:
It’s the longest day of the year, and the clouds were very interesting this weekend. Our first proper rain of the year was a hail storm with pea sized hail. Today’s was just rain off and on.
It was the Cathedral Village Arts Festival today, a crowded street fair down 13th Avenue in Regina. It was hot, and it didn’t rain (like it does many years). I saw tons of people I knew, and many stopped by to talk at the Regina Car Share Co-op booth where I was volunteering. One of the police officers who gave me CPR walked by, so I obviously introduced him to the person I was talking to, and they shook his hand and thanked him for his service.
Slightly related to the sunny day… my solar panels have had near perfect days the past week. That’s how little cloud and zero rain we’ve seen most recently in May. A lot of Saskatchewan is experiencing dangerously dry conditions, and risk of fires remains rather high.
There’s risk of a fiery Love in Saskatchewan’s north (actually central region, but north of most people, so us southerners call it “north”, like Americans do to all Canadians, some of whom are further south than many Americans).