Maybe it was because the first order of business was a new holiday for Manitoba, one less day for Legislators to work.
The Black Rod couldn't make it to the Legislature. There was a backlog of newspapers to read, and by the time we finished, we couldn't share the bonhommie under the Dome.
Monday, Sept. 24, 2007 Winnipeg Sun
"A St. Norbert widow was in shock after a car tore through a backyard fence and shed before striking the rear of her townhouse early yesterday morning...Nearly four hours after the newer model Dodge Neon tore through the shed...a young man showed up and tried to drive it away."
"...the young man claimed his "friends" had stolen and crashed his family car.""Police expected the driver would face a charge of joyriding..."
Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2007 Winnipeg Sun
Cop Nearly Run Ove…