Easter Eggstravaganza Finale! PDF Print E-mail
Written by Gabrielle Ogilvie   
Friday, 11 April 2014 15:20

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The Mil Jeanne Flowers & Axcenz Easter Eggstravaganza wrapped up with a bang Friday with a grand finale fit for a kid at gramma's house. On the line was a giant chocolate Easter bunny from Morden's Chocolates plus a gift card for an Easter arrangment, products from the new Tea Forte line they carry and some gourmet village goodies. We had our 12 contestants (collected from Facebook and on-air) down at Mil Jeanne's to pick colourful eggs from a basket ... And each colour corresponded to a prize.


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We were making our way down the list... when only two contestants remained:

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Joni Maxwell and Kathy Passmore! Joni had the orange egg and Kathy had the blue egg... so who was the winner?

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Joni Maxwell!

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Here she is with Mil Jeanne's Owner Kyle Pettinger... and the Easter Eggstravaganza grand prize! Congrats Joni!

Last Updated on Friday, 11 April 2014 23:31
Election Week! PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 08 October 2010 07:12
Kelsey Miller and Josh Pahe showing their party pride!
Nathan Utioh of the Reformers!

Royal Pillow Fight PDF Print E-mail
Written by Natalie   
Monday, 09 September 2013 09:41

Dino's is celebrating 20 years, and what better way to celebrate a big birthday than with an even bigger Pillow Fight!

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Listen to CFRY and MIX 96 for your cue to call.

Win a Simple and Pure Spa Pillow valued at $60 by correctly identifying the person who says 'Hello Dino' (see list of local residents below) and you will punch your ticket to the finale for a chance to win the grand prize a queen size Sealy posturepedic plush euro pillowtop windflower bed, worth $1500!

Qualifiers will square off on Friday, September 27th at Dino's during the Live Action Broadcast, tossing their pillows onto a mattress; closest to the target takes home the Sealy Posturepedic Euro-top Grand Prize of a Queen size bed from Dino's Appliance & Mattress Centre!

heather james - scotia bankHeather James - Scotia Bank

Michelle Cudmore-ArmstrongMichelle Cudmore-Armstrong - Portage Plains United Way

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Captain KirkGreg "Captain" Kirk - Portage Mutual Insurance

Gregg WaldvogelGregg Waldvogel - PCI Principal

KEVIN LARAMEEKevin Laramee - Laramee Enterprises

Mike PalmerMike Palmer - Craig Dunn

Trent WardTrent Ward - Canad Inns

WARREN NEUFELDWarren Neufeld, Royal Lepage

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Pre-Elections! PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 08 October 2010 07:26
Logan Lambert
Quinzy PDF Print E-mail
Written by Gabrielle Ogilvie   
Friday, 24 September 2010 19:00


Quinzy, Winnipeg MB

It's pop from another era. Or at least that's how they describe it. Quinzy is a very up and coming band from Winnipeg. They were invited to headline a major venue not once, but twice at the 2010 Vancouver Olympics. Their latest album, "Self-Defense" was nominated for Best Pop Recording at the 2010 Western Canadian Music Awards.

But behind all the buzz, it's two sets of brothers, who happen to be two sets of cousins. Sandy Taronno (vocals, and guitar), David Pankratz (vocals, and drums), James Taronno (vocals, and keyboards), and Jason Pankratz (vocals, and bass) make up Quinzy.

They've released a total of three albums, all better crafted than the next, and Sandy Taronno sat down with Gabrielle recently to talk about all of their success.

Listen to Quinzy's music, check out their facebook, or visit their website.

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