Owners Tyler Friesen, Henry Friesen and Jon Doell. FB Industries' innovative sand system helped the small company flourish in a niche market. (TYLERJAMESPHOTOGRAPHY)

Business builder hits pay dirt

It’s a small building tucked away in Winkler’s industrial park, but FB Industries has a big impact on the economy and the oil and gas industry.

This fehu, the Norse/Old English symbol for wealth, appeared outside a Morden business. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

Runes appear in Morden

Seen any ancient runes lately? According to Peter Cantelon, they might be more common than you think.

First responders fight burning trains after a train derailment and explosion in Lac-Megantic, Quebec early July 6, 2013 in this file picture provided by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada. (REUTERS/Transportation Safety Board of Canada/Files)

More safety audits needed: Watchdog

The train blast in Lac-Megantic, Que., that killed 47 people last year could happen again unless Transport Canada improves monitoring and forces railways, the TSB says.