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  • SPRING 2014 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT
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  • Winter 2013 - Letter from the President

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  • SPRING 2012 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    This was the first summer that I can remember that the water level dipped so low that there were definite challenges when driving or mooring a boat. We experienced near record drought conditions in our area due to lack of snow run off, an extremely dry...read on
  • SPRING 2012 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    SPRING came early this year! "Did we have any winter, really?" The ice left the lake, breaking previous records, on March 24th! Since I spent the month of March in BC's ski country, I'm now enjoying the blooming gardens and the smells and sights of sp...read on
  • Winter 2012 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Let me open by wishing you all good health and happiness in the coming year! As I write this it is a dreary cold winter's day and it is hard to wrap my head around anticipating the coming months of spring and summer at the lake. I am very optimistic t...read on
  • FALL 2011 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    After a very soggy start this Spring, we ended up having a beautiful hot summer. Every CWA event had great turnouts and good weather. How lucky was that! The sad part of the summer was the senseless burning of the Downtown Magnetawan General store and ...read on
  • SPRING 2011 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    SPRING is finally here! OH YEAH! I guess we had been spoiled over the last few years and so this winter seemed endless. However, the crocus, daffodils and tulips are once more gracing our gardens and the smells and sights of spring are all around. Tha...read on
  • WINTER 2011 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Happy New Year everyone! At the turn of a new year, I begin once again to start planning that first trip up to the cottage come spring. All winter, we, the seasonal dwellers, are reminded of our beloved lake and area, from Cathy of Magnetawan, who se...read on
  • SUMMER 2010 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Ken Mihan enjoying his chair! 2010 was a record weather year, for sure! The sky even cleared up on the stroke of 8pm for the corn roast. Couldn't ask for better than that! It is definitely a great time to be taking over as President. Ken Mihan, our pr...read on
  • SPRING 2010 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Another Spring has arrived and I and my family hope you all had a nice winter. It sure was not much of a winter, although I am sure there are lots of you who think it was great! Now that spring has come it's time to start thinking of returning to our ...read on
  • WINTER 2010 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Happy New Year to all from my family to yours. It sure has been a busy year! The hospital in Burk's Falls is now closed, as far as the hospital beds are concerned. Your association conveyed their displeasure with the Government's decision, as did many ...read on
  • SUMMER 2009 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Well, it's been a busy summer. If you happened to be here June 23, 24 and 25, July 14, 15 and 16 or August 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 you have enjoyed the best days of summer. But then again, any day at the cottage is better than a day at work. R...read on
  • Spring 2009 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    The ice went out on April 19th and water levels are up high. Soon we will be up at the cottage enjoying what we all love. It was quite a strange winter with four thaws followed by rain. Let's all hope this turns into a great summer. Speaking of summer ...read on
  • WINTER 2009 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Happy New Year from Jackie and I to everyone. After a strenuously long election process (1 day) last summer I was fortunate to be elected to represent all cottagers as your president. I thank you all for your support and trust. I am always open to sugg...read on
  • SUMMER 2008 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    August 8, 2008. Today was 30 + C and tomorrow we can look forward to showers and thunderstorms.....again!! Record setting rainfalls in both June and July with pockets of violent weather hitting North York, Grimsby, London and cottage country. But we a...read on
  • SPRING 2008 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    After an exceptional winter, the ice has gone out, the lake is open, the water is a bit high and the age old question is on everyone's lips, "Do you know where my dock is?" Greetings from Brenda and I as we welcome the cottage season of 2008!! As usua...read on
  • WINTER 2008 LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Brenda and I wish each of you the very best for 2008. Once again we were fortunate to be guests on Jeffery Road for the New Year's celebration. This year's festivities were hosted by the Weaver family. A great group of locals attended the party. No end...read on
  • SUMMER 2007 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Spar Maintenance - changing from regular chain to stainless steel chain. From left, Darin Hoar, Jeff Baker and Norm Mihan Well, another Regatta is over and it seems each year that there are more sore muscles after Regatta than there were the year bef...read on
  • SPRING 2007 - LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    The ice is out, the water level is a bit high but not abnormal for this time of year, and the black flies have their eyes open...........it must be SPRING!! Indeed, another summer season is fast approaching with Victoria Day a mere two weeks away. The...read on
  • LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT January 2007

    Spars, Sharon Brunton and Jeff Baker, 2005 Preparing the Spar for vinyl covering From Brenda and I, we wish the very happiest of New Years to you all. This year, for the very first time since our family came to the lake in 1951, we spent New Years at...read on
  • LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    Middle of August already!! Where has the summer gone? Before we know it the kids will be back in school, and Thanksgiving will be upon us. So what's happening on the lake? The new buoy lights have been installed. Your executive voted to replace all the...read on
  • LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT

    The ice is out, the water is high and we can't wait to get the cottage spring clean up completed before the black flies arrive. With all the warm weather we have had recently, the flies may beat us this year! Since our winter newsletter, your Executive...read on