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Gimli Times

Volume XIX, Issue DCXXIX Saturday, June 29th, 2019

Parish Church Vandalized

The St. Vital Parish was vandalized earlier this week during a break-in. Parish staff reported broken windows and pews, and the disappearance of all religious iconography, with the central pulpit having been the center of a small fire.

Police are investigating the incident, and have asked any witnesses to please contact their tip line.  

Inquiry on Fire at All Access Storage

The All Access Storage facility suffered a devastating fire on the evening of June 15.  The fire started in multiple locations around the facility, police and fire inspectors have noted the incident as a probable arson. 

Happily, no one was reportedly onsite when the fire was started, and there were only two injuries suffered from emergency services staff on site.

The fire caused an estimated $800,000 in damages, and hundreds of lockers had their contents incinerated, smoke damaged, and water damaged from efforts to control the blaze.  

Gimli Police are partnered with the Gimli Fire Services in an effort to investigate what happened, and who is responsible.  Rumors have persisted that they are reviewing surviving security footage from the facility to see if there was anyone present that may be a suspect to have commited the arson.  

Famed Cellist added to Gimli Symphony

The Renowned Cellist Adrianna Farthing has joined the Gimli Symphony Orchestra, in a surprise announcement.  

Ms. Farthing is among the most celebrated of Cellists in Canada, having played in several auditiorums acros the country.  She has spent the last 5 years as part of the Regina Orchestra, until her surpise announcement and move to Gimli. 

In an interview with the Regina Post, Ms. Farthing had this to say about the decision. "I just think it is time I moved on. I've always been a bit of a vagabound. Gimli should be quite the adventure".