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Serving Certiﬁed Technician John Wayne Bobbitt – he of the cruelest cut Ransomville, New York dislodged his with
Espanola & Area 770055--856833--33303420 of all time – is back in the news again. an errant firecracker. It was the summer of
Business Last month ABC News aired an exclusive the detached dangling participle. Forget
Mobile interview with the Niagara Falls, New York natural disasters, send the National Guard
native on the investigative series “20/20”. into the boxer shorts of America!
Sales & Service It was titled: “Love Hurts” and promised Just before Lorena took her husband’s
John Bobbitt would tell all 25 years after manhood into her own hands, the California
RON RIVET his wife infamously cut off his penis.” Menendez brothers shot their parents to
It was the summer of 1993 when the ex- death and OJ Simpson killed his wife with
CLEANING SERVICES Marine and his manicurist wife were living a Swiss Army Knife. So, by comparison,
25 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE unhappily in Manassas, Virginia. Married and given today’s weekly mass shootings,
just two years earlier, Lorena Bobbitt record suicides and opioid deaths, 1993
• Carpet & Upholstery • Tile & Grout claimed John Wayne had been beating and was a kinder and gentler time in the United
Cleaning Cleaning raping her repeatedly. States of America.
On the night it happened, June 23, 1993, Plastic surgeon Dr. David Berman accepted
www.rrcs.ca 705-862-1914 Bobbitt and a buddy from Buffalo went the challenge of reattachment admitting
out on the town returning to the apartment he’d never worked on a penis before but
Tune into Local Channel 10 or come on out to in the wee hours, stinking drunk. She says had done a lot of fingers. After nine hours
the Espanola Regional Recreation Complex. he tried to force himself on her while he of surgery and a great success under his
says he went to bed and passed out. At any belt, Dr. Berman became the nation’s rock
Crown Realty (1989) inc., Brokerage rate, everybody – all three of them – were star of replant surgery.
Independently owned and operated wide awake after Lorena came into the At a nationally televised news conference
bedroom with a knife and lanced off his Dr. Berman describing the dramatic surgery
[email protected] 114 Mead Street, Unit 2 wedding tackle. While his buddy rushed the in detail (way, way too much detail) and
www.remaxcrown.ca Espanola, Ontario P5E 1S5 bleeding Bobbitt to nearby Prince William declared: “I expect all major functions to
Hospital in ten minutes flat, Lorena took off eventually return.”
Cell: (705) 862-4188 Bus: (705) 869-4230 in the family car and realizing she still had And I remember thinking “all”!?! All major
Fax: (705) 869-6299 her husband’s organ in her hand, threw it functions? I know of two major functions
out the window beside the local 7-Eleven that that particular appendage can perform
New Clients Always Welcome store. Lucky, because the policeman who and if there are other things that it can do,
found the penis was able to get ice from the I really wished I’d known about it earlier
Formerly convenience store to transport the severed in life.
organ to the hospital. At university I had a roommate that would
[email protected] Said the urologist on duty, Dr. James Sehn: put a toque on his and do a really funny
“It came to us just in a bag of ice, concealed ventriloquist act with a French-Canadian
SALES AND SERVICE OF: • furnaces • fireplaces • boilers in a brown paper hot dog bag.” Shame on accent. But that’s the only other function I
7-Eleven for that bit of black humour! was ever aware of.
FREE ESTIMATES The bizarre incident captured the My other question was what exactly did the
imagination of America and made every cops say they were looking for in the field
Steve Donnelly Over 15 years experience locally man who heard about it wince and cross his next to the 7-Eleven when asked by curious
legs forever. The slicing of John Wayne’s bystanders?
love stick came just before a woman “Ah, well we’re looking for John Wayne
in Wayneville, North Carolina set her Bobbitt’s thingamajig. Maybe you’ve
husband’s on fire and just after a guy in
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Continued from page two... release of the hit movie Free Would You Cheer For A National Hockey
Willy! Coincidence? I don’t Team Or The Local Boys?
seen it? It’s about yay big and think so.
answers to the name of “Mister I was dead set against this An alumni hockey team will take councilor, Ed Pearce, says the
Not-So-Happy.” procedure because making on professional alumni from the Elliot Lake Viking ALumni will
Easy enough to label all this it bigger just creates a better Toronto Maple Leafs. Elliot Lake face off against Toronto Maple
just American lunacy but at target for those who want to cut Leafs alumni at Centennial
about the same time we had a it, burn it or use it as a sparkler Arena on February 16th. He adds
Toronto doctor who had just on the Fourth of July. the Maple Leafs organization
returned from China with a No, all this phallus abuse will be bringing their camera
new surgery technique that just naturally had to stop and crew to Elliot Lake with the
he claimed could lengthen a I knew exactly how to do Leaf all-stars to record some of
man’s penis by 50 per cent. This it. I proposed both federal Elliot Lake’s community events,
procedure which cost $3000 governments run a series of TV including the ice fishing classic
was not covered by OHIP and ads right across North America on Horne Lake, which takes
did not involve a tractor pull. urging both Canadians and place the same day. Pearce says
Maybe you remember this – the Americans to restore dignity the segment will be televised
surgeon’s name was Dr. Stubbs and respect to what had always on a future Hockey Night in
and the man who taught him been acknowledge as a private Canada broadcast. Tickets will
the procedure was Dr. Long, part. These ads would feature be available in the near future.
and the guy who originally my then 88-year-old mother
perfected the technique – folks, Margaret McLean Thomas. New Staffing For Espanola-Manitoulin OPP
I’m not making this stuff up – Margaret would simply clear
was Dr. Dong. her throat, look into the camera Photo: Espanola-Manitoulin OPP Sergeant, Terry Foreshew, takes
Back then I remember that if and say: “You keep fiddling new Staf Sergeant-Office Manager, over the posting today and will
I found out federal minister with that thing and you’re Terry Foreshaw. Photo supplied work out of the Little Current
Gerry Weiner or the Mayor of going to poke somebody’s eye office.
New York, David Dinkius were out!” The new Staff Sergeant-Office He is originally from Onaping
involved I was going to demand Hey, it worked for me. Manager for the Espanola- Falls, having started his policing
a public inquiry headed up by Manitoulin detachment of the career with the London City Police
my friend Ben Wicks. For comments, ideas and Ontario Provincial Police is in 1992, and from there went to
Now I’m not pointing a … I’m copies of checking out his new digs. New Liskeard police in 2007.
not blaming anybody for all this The Legend of Zippy Chippy, According to a press release, Staff The New Liskeard police
sudden and unseemly interest go to www.williamthomas.ca amalgamated with the OPP and
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In loving memory of Michael James
SERVICES Clement, 101 years, Saturday January 12,
2019 at the Espanola Senior Living.
PHYSIOTHERAPY OFFERED ESPANOLA SELF STORAGE Beloved husband of Albina
BY MARILYN WITTMANN – 6x8 and 8x10 Storage units (Leclair)Clement, predeceased 2004.
- Located at Physio Moves in the available in Espanola. Located Loving father of Robert (Bonnie), Jim
Espanola Hospital. Accepting new behind the car wash. Call 705-869- (Joanne), Monique (Zeke),Paul
patients. WSIB and MVA patients 8405. 1/22 - R (predeceased) and Michele (Mike). Dear
welcome. Acupuncture available. HANDYMAN - ODD JOBS Pépère to Jennifer, Jayson, Joshua, Ryan
Visit www.physiomoves.net for COLOMBUS. I do flooring, Michael, Melissa, Kevin, Keith, Bazil,
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boards and bed frames and much Riley, Emma, Jake, Brooklynn, Riley and Keiran. He will be joining his
TOTAL MAINTENANCE more...call me Stephane Coulombe brothers John, Leo, Eddie, Bernie, and Adolphe all predeceased. He will
SERVICES - Plowing, carpentry, 705 863 3434. 2/19 - R be sadly missed by many nephews and nieces. A big thank you to Dr.
painting, steel & shingle roofing, Salam and all the staff at Espanola Senior Living who took such great
tree cutting, decks, dump runs. No FOR RENT care in attending to Dad’s needs. At his request, there will be no
job too big or too small. Call 705- visitation or service. Cremation with interment of ashes in the Espanola
936-6160 2/26 - R BRENTWOOD VILLAGE - New Cemetery at a later date. If so desired, donations can be made to the
Garden Homes in Espanola 55+. Espanola Senior Living Therapeutic Garden. Arrangements by
NOTICE Only 2 left, available August 1st. 2 BOURCIER FUNERAL HOME Ltd, Espanola.
bd, 2 bath, plus garage. $1,695.00/ Hannah – Keith of Espanola passed away
MASSAGE THERAPY - NEW month + utilities. Contact 705-863- with family by his side at the Espanola
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Registered Massage Therapist is age of 71. Dear son of the late Joe & Eleanor
moving her practice to In Touch FOR SALE (Eade) Hannah. Beloved husband of the late
Chiropractic & Wellness Group, Evelyn (nee Golden) Beaudoin. Loving
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705-862-7171 . 2/5 fire. Call Greg 705-822-4734. 1/29 Espanola, Leona Smith (husband Shane) of
London and the late Bev Ingram. Cherished
CHERYL’S MASSAGE MEETINGS grandfather of Amanda, Alia, Ryan and step
THERAPY & ACUPUNCTURE grandfather of Grace and Liam. Dear
– NEW LOCATION. 363 Massey Agricultural Society brother of Lynda O’Halloran (late husband
John St. Espanola. To make an monthly meetings - 3rd Thursday of Tim) of Espanola, Ronald Hannah (wife Nicole) of Espanola, Sandra
appointment call 705-863-3223. the month. Held at Massey Firehall Kalinowski (late husband Joe) of Elliot Lake, Marlene Labelle (husband
[email protected] @ 7pm. (Next meeting is November Ray) of Espanola, Carol Hannah of Espanola, Joe Hannah of Little
1/22 R 15th) We welcome the public’s Current, Gary Hannah (wife Verna) both predeceased, and the late
attendance. 04/23 Donna. Also sadly missed by many friends and relatives. A visitation
CLASSES was held on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at the Bourcier Funeral Home
YARD SALE from 2-4 & 7-9 PM. Funeral Service was on Thursday, January 17, 2019
LEARN UPHOLSTERY / in the Bourcier Funeral Home at 10:30 AM. Interment in the Mountain
SEWING - Courses - Furniture, MOVING OUT GARAGE SALE View Cemetery at a later date in the spring. If so desired, donations to the
Marine, RV, or Auto. Evening/ – Everything’s got to go. January Northern Cancer Foundation would be appreciated.
weekend classes. Limited spaces 26, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. 310
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The Espanola & Area Family Health Team is currently Northshore Pins & Needles Quilting & Stitchery Guild - Next
recruiting a part-time Registered Dietitian (15 hours per week). meeting, Wednesday, January 23, 7:00 p.m. at the Espanola Royal
The successful candidate will have familiarity with the Canadian Legion. New members welcome.
health issues of the community and will work Spanish River Snowmobile Club Meeting - Thursday, January 24 at
collaboratively with other primary care providers to 7:30 p.m. Spanish River Inn.
improve the health of the patients accessing services The Manitoulin Navy League Robbie Burns Fundraiser Dinner –
through the Family Health Team. Saturday, January 26, 6:30 p.m. at the Manitoulin Hotel and Conference
Responsibilities Include… Centre, Little Current. For ticket or more info call 705-368-3718.
Meat Roll-offs - The Espanola Helping Hand Food Bank will be hosting at
• Provide general dietetic care to patients in keeping the Espanola Legion every Saturday at 3:30 pm. for the month of January.
with the standards of the College of Dietitians of Ontario Spanish River Snowmobile Club Poker Run – Saturday, February 2. Register
at Spanish River Inn at 9:00 a.m. For more information call 705-869-8193.
• Develop and implement nutrition education programs The Walford Community Center Indoor Yard Sale - Saturday, February
with other team members 9 from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at the Walford Community Center. For more
info call 705-844-2887. Proceeds go to the Walford Community Center.
• Provide nutrition teaching and support to patients Voices Of Spring - Community Choir rehearsals every Saturday at 10:30 a.m.,
(individually and in groups) in the basement of St.Andrew’s United Church. New members most welcome!
Lighthouse Community Lunch - Free community luncheon at the
• Work collaboratively with other FHT staff and Lighthouse, across from the Royal Bank, every second and fourth
community organizations to improve patient care, Tuesday of the month, 11:30 a.m. - 1:00p.m.
service delivery and coordination From Soup to Tomatoes - Basic Class 9:00 – 9:45 a.m., Gentle Class 10:00
– 10:45 a.m., Yoga Class 11:00 – 11:30 a.m. Mon-Wed-Fri at the Elks Hall for
• Act as patient advocate to problem solve and ensure health all three classes. Mon-Wed-Fri Basic class only at the Seniors Drop In Centre.
care needs are met with internal and external providers
Do you have a NOTE for the Community?
• Facilitate Rx requests including faxing, calling to
pharmacies, verifying and calling patients for follow We invite not-for-profit organizations to submit information on
up appointments when required. their upcoming events in writing no later than
Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. 25 Word Limit.
• Maintain patient charts in the EMR E-mail: [email protected]
• Support patients by making appropriate referrals
within the Family Health Team.
• Model and promote a positive team based work The Espanola Lions Club would like
to thank the following businesses
environment and maintains confidentiality. and individuals for their support in
Attend/participate in team meetings and lunch and making our Christmas Party and
learn opportunities. Toy Drive so successful.
• Perform other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Paula Turpin Rochelle Penny Michael Burton
• Current registration in good standing with the College of Carmel Spence Carol Pickard Liz Arbour
Dietitians of Ontario Doug Reynolds Alta Campbell Bruce Totman
• Demonstrated experience working in community setting Barb Reynolds Shelley Insley Diane Totman
or primary care setting Kathy Lewis Yvonne Irvine Arlene Glofcheskie
• Ability to problem solve effectively and independently Pat Samson Mindy Irvine Diane Morrissette
• Demonstrated knowledge of the role of interdisciplinary Marc Samson Joanne Hache Debora Merchant
health professionals and the ability to work effectively Viola Gagne Theresa Laurenti Jeff Gervais
within a collaborative team Donelda Houle Adam Laurenti Wendy Gervais
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills Andrew Schouten Ghislaine Debbie Langlois
• Experience working in an electronic medical record Kendra Murphy Carriere Kate Collett
system is an asset Kelsey Murphy Cathy Clackett Rosalind Russell
• Fluency in English and French is an asset Ruth Steedman Jim Gerhart Shannon Lanthier
• Good organizational skills and time management skills. Evelyn Diebel Nancy Gerhart Totman
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks, prioritize workload. Don Hore Janice Ouderkirk Agnes Michon
• Knowledge of Consent and Release of Information legislation Kay Hore Brenda Lewis Shirley Mousseau
• Knowledge and experience with nutritional needs for Claudette Courtemanche
diabetic clients (chronic disease management)
• Bilingualism (English and French) is preferred Winkel’s
To apply in confidence, please forward your resume Giant Tiger
together with a cover letter outlining your relevant In Touch Clinic
experience and qualifications to: The Hart Store
Human Resources Manager Espanola Nursing Home
Espanola Regional Hospital and Health Centre Espanola Family Health Team
825 McKinnon Drive Toronto Dominion Bank
ESPANOLA, ON P5E 1R4 Rec Complex Employees
Fax (705) 869-4039Email: [email protected] The Pinewood Motor Inn
Thank you for your interest. Only applicants who have Espanola Express Junior Hockey Team
been selected for an interview will be contacted. Sacred Heart School, A, B. Ellis Public School
Job will remain open until position is filled North Shore Pins and Needles Embroidery and Stitchery Guild
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Have Your Say In How Health Data Is Used
Protecting health data while probably already influenced Council Will Review Smoking Bylaw
improving the province’s the way you approach your
health care system is the focus health and the everyday health Photo: “Student Walkers from Sacred Heart School” met with Espanola
of a research organization, of your family and friends. council on Tuesday, January 15th to ask them to put in tougher anti-smoking
which is hoping to attract ICES research has led to laws around schools and public places. Left to right: Olivia Bishop, Roxanne
individuals from Northern the removal of a number of St-Germain, Adele Bishop, and Gabrielle St-Germain promoting a Smoke-
Ontario. harmful medications from Free School Zone in Espanola. Photo provided by Warren Bishop
ICES (pronounced as letters: store shelves established
EYE-SEE-EE-ESS), is a concussion protocols for Four students from Sacred smoking is bad, can cause
research organization working young children in sports, and Heart School got a lesson in cancer and people die from
on health care issues. also suggested ways to tackle municipal council matters. smoking.
Sudbury ICES North Director, hospital overcrowding. The students were part Sacred Heart School council
Mike Conlon, says the Since 1992 ICES, an of a delegation from the member, Melissa Bishop, was
committee want public input so independent not-for-profit school’s council asking pleased that Mayor Jill Beer has
the data can be used to improve research institute with seven Espanola council to consider agreed to have the community
the system, as long as their data locations across Ontario, with strengthening the local bylaw. services committee review
is protected. ICES North, located at Health Municipalities are in a the bylaw and to consider
He adds by taking part in the Sciences North, being the position to exceed basic the amendments suggested
council, people from Northern newest satellite location. ICES requirements of the Smoke including making public
Ontario get to help expand North opened in September Free Ontario Act 2017, sidewalks smoke free and
research contributing to the of 2018 and is a partnership including outlawing smoking smoking zones be increased to
improvement of health care supported by the Northern cigarettes, e-cigarettes and 25 metres in public places like
and health services in the Ontario School of Medicine, vaping. schools, parks and recreation
North. Laurentian University, and The children told council centres.
The Sudbury-based satellite the Health Sciences North
is looking for individuals to Research Institute. ICES Your natural health care needs
be part of its Public Advisory has been entrusted with addressed locally
Council to share their protecting the private health
perspectives on health data. information of Ontarians.
Conlon says it’s especially ICES uses this data to study
important that this Council and evaluate the health care
includes members from system. Health leaders also use
Northern Ontario, since the this information to improve
health care needs and particular how health care is delivered.
insights of people in the North, ICES carefully protects the
especially people living in privacy and security of this
rural and remote communities, data with oversight from
can be quite different from Ontario’s Information Privacy
those of people in other parts Commissioner. ICES is a
of Ontario. model for health data institutes
As a member of the Public across Canada.
Advisory Council you will To ensure Ontarians have a say
share your lived experiences, in how ICES uses this valuable
values and ideas to provide data resource, ICES is inviting
guidance on the way data is members of the public to join
used by researchers to improve the conversation on how health
health care for all Ontarians. data should be used to improve
Your input will help shape the the health care system and
way health and other data are make new discoveries. Anyone
used in research, what issues interested in joining the ICES
researchers tackle, and how Public Advisory Council can
health data research is shared apply online at www.ices.
with the public. on.ca/public
In fact, ICES research has
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