Happy new year! I hope 2023 brings many great things for you. Just wanted to give a big shout-out to all the lovely people like yourself that support the Souris Valley Flyer it sure means a lot to me! Here is to another year and I hope it's filled with lots of great news for the town of Souris.
Coloring Contest Winner
Weston was the winner of the coloring contest! I sure hope you and your family enjoy the donuts, thanks for sending in your awesome artwork.
Keep an eye out for the next coloring contest
Twinkle Tour Results
THE TWINKLE TOUR VOTES ARE IN!
It was a tight race this year and I had to triple count the votes to be sure they were correct. Amazing displays everyone! Our winners on the residential side are:
Best Business Display: Antlers & Oak Diner (32 Votes)
Amazing job everyone!! If you are one of our winners your Souris Bucks will be dropped off at the Post Office later today. A big thank you to our sponsors: Arbuckle Electric and DBC Promos.
Hillcrest Holiday Gala
Here are some pictures that the Hillcrest Museum on Facebook shared of their Holiday Gala get together.
4th Red Card Winner
Happy Christmas Eve Eve! We have our 4th Red Card Draw Winner...
Congrats John Jones!
He will be taking home a bag full of great local prizes, including: $500 Souris Bucks and gift cards from LT's Corner Store of Souris, Plaza Petals Flower Shoppe, Chicken Chef - Souris, Souris Timeless Treasures Gift Shop & Tanning Salon, Antlers & Oak Diner, Souris Home Hardware, Tak Lee Cafe, Pembina Co-op, and a mug from Westoba Credit Union.
BUT THAT'S NOT ALL!! We have one more bonus draw tomorrow, a wonderful gift basket full of goodies.
The lucky winner of this beautiful gift basket is... Virginia Bridal!
Virginia is taking home: $250 Souris Bucks (Sponsored by MNP Souris), Two $25 coupons from Redcoat Autoglass , a Free Gold Wash from Exact Shine Auto Detailing, $25 gift card to @Minary Homestyle Bakery, $100 gift card to Pharmasave Souris, $10 gift card to LT's Corner Store of Souris, $25 gift card to Pembina Co-op, $50 gift card to J S Meats Souris, a $10 gift card to Plaza Petals Flower Shoppe, and a Mary Kay gift bag courtesy of Stacie Murphy, Mary Kay ISD. Plus lots of local business swag and some treats!
Merry Christmas Everyone, and thank you for participating in this years Red Card Campaign!!
New Owners at the Woodfire Deli
We are also super excited to announce that me Carlos and Diana are passing the torch to another amazing and hard working couple that starting January 1st will be the new owners of the Woodfire Deli, Alex and María will be part of souris community as they will be living in souris as well.
Alex and María have years of experience in different businesses in Mexico and they are so excited and happy to start their new life in Souris.
Please show your support and welcome them to the community, and of course will be a few changes in the Woodfire deli such a New items in the Menu, New Hours, an amazing new drinks like Smoothies and much more surprises in the next weeks.
From us (Carlos and Diana ) we cannot thank enough to all of you for your always support, we love the Deli but we have to say goodbye for now as we have decided to go with a different direction in our business endeavour, has been already 4 years of leading with ups and downs (crescent being redone, after 2 years of COVID ) but we made it thanks of all of the souris community.
We want to thank as well all the local businesses that support the deli and of course Steve and Buffy Cancade for all their support to make this dream come true.
Now is time for Alex and Maria to continue with all the good things that they will offer at the Woodfire deli.
Thanks again to all of you and happy New year
First toque toss event for the Pharmasave Sling-Shot team.
Wednesday, December 22,2022
Public Washrooms located on 1st St S next to Credit will be CLOSED until further notice.
Again today the washrooms were the victim of vandalism. If anyone has seen any unusual activity during the day at this location please contact the Municipal office or the RCMP. Thank you for any information that anyone can provide. Municipality of Souris-Glenwood
Peacock Days 2022 Donations
This picture below was taken at the Christmas Community Supper. Pictured below is Dave Martin (board director), Karen Kempe, and Kayla Logeot (Peacock Days Committee) Then the recipients of the donations.
The Ag Society and our board members want to thank everyone that made the 2022 Peacock Days and Fair a huge success; this includes a special thanks to the competitors, spectators, sponsors, event organizers, and volunteers for their tremendous support of the 2022 Peacock Days & Fair.
Jessie Goodwill shared that this was the largest group we had ever collaborated with for the summer fair in the past six years. - 16 + businesses, local organizations and individual event organizers were involved.
We genuinely appreciate everyone's cooperation and patience with this new journey of working together as a big group.
The 2022 Peacock Days and Fair had fantastic attendance; our donation gate received very generous donation support from all! This amazing generosity allows the Souris-Glenwood Agricultural Society to give back to each organization that helped us! We are excited to announce a 400$ donation to each organization that helped us.
The organizations are as follows: Avalon Theatre, Souris BPO Elks, Souris Cooperative Daycare, Souris District Arts Council, and Souris Minor Hockey.
Thank you all for your support, and mark your calendar for the 2023 Peacock Days and Fair, July 7 - 9! May everyone have a safe and Happy Holidays!
Antlers and Oak
So we got to work this morning and was greeted by this adorable bear with the sweetest note attached to it ! RIP Steave you will be missed We will cherish and look after your bear
At Pembina Co-op we love to give back to the communities we live, work and play in!
We were able to support the Souris Elks Senior Hockey Team this year by providing them with Co-op gift cards to giveaway at their home games! Pictured here is Keith Vandermeulen, Lesa Harkness, Olivia Whitmore and Doug Butterfield with his gift cards!
Locally invested and community-minded, at Pembina Co-op, you're at home here!