Podunk Below the Masthead, Tuesday, July 14, 2009

A man selling hemp walks into a town, it’s almost election day for the Assembly of First Nations and a manslaughter case is moved back two weeks, some of the highlights of the Tuesday edition of the Daily News.

A MAN WITH A MISSION WANTS TO TALK TO THE COUNTRY-- Tuesday’s paper outlines the cause of Rodney Graham, a Winnipeg man who is out to get the country to embrace hemp as the future for paper making when it comes to the unsolicited mail that we find piling up at our doors. The front page headline story, delves into his crusade and tries to draw a parallel of sorts to the days of the Great Trek to Ottawa of the Depression…

(from  the blog a town called podunk, click on the link below to see the entire article atowncalledpodunk.blogspot.com/2 … 1504579239 )-