Shel Zolkewich

A journalist by trade and an adventurer at heart, Shel is always collecting stories, whether on assignment or not. She loves to explore the unexpected places that are filled with surprising discoveries. Her clothes are seldom clean and her hair is never brushed but her head is full of ideas to share. She lives on a farm in rural Manitoba with chickens, ducks, bees, a dog named Sammy and assorted humans.
Winnipeg Folk Festival - Hear All Year concert series

Attend the “Hear All Year” concert series from Winnipeg Folk Fest

Like many Manitobans, ACU’s Senior Community Account Manager, Bill Dinsdale believes that the Winnipeg Folk Festival (WFF) might just be the epitome of summer in our province. “It’s warm, inviting…

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Logan Mason receives Indigenous bursary

Indigenous Business Student Bursary: An investment in success

Logan Mason has a soft spot for Chopin and Beethoven. The 19-year-old counts playing the piano as one of his hobbies and hopes to pick up the violin and learn…

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Canadian Goodwill Winnipeg

Turn waste into wages, junk into jobs and discards into timecards

Manitoba shoppers know that Canadian Goodwill stores are excellent places to find quality previously-owned furniture, clothing and household goods—including some great vintage finds! But creating a retail experience wasn’t the…

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How you can participate in the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

The topic of this article is a difficult subject to address, yet so important for the progression of our communities. It highlights a dark period in Canadian history — one…

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Renting vs. owning: Can you afford to buy a house?

Owning a home seems to be an increasingly distant dream for many young Canadians. A recent survey found that 80% of 18 to 28-year-old urban dwellers were worried they wouldn’t…

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How to openly and honestly talk about money with family and friends

If you’re like many people, you may have an aversion to discussing finances. Discussing one’s personal finances is taboo for lots of people. Even just thinking about it can be…

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