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Portage La Prairie Central Plains Herald Leader (Newspaper) - June 17, 2006, Portage La Prairie, Manitoba
i id Central Plains David w. Faurschou Portage la pram constituency Canad arms Portage la Prairie 857-9267 Portage la Prairie news North Norfolk pm names new Cao 25-year administrative vet settling into role sports Misra champs decided in Austin Macdonald Plumas cowgirls dominate seniors get final ride Portage la Prairie 6 Oakville Elie 7 Gladstone 8 Macgregor Aust 12, $00 includes Taxin in to in i i a a a a bidding Adieu to amps 1,000 people expected to attend upcoming school reunion and Farewell Page 14 03 Pontiac grand am Only 9,980 saturday june 17, 2006 Vear 17 no. 51 boating Accident Clai supper by Leighton Kuss cent ral Plains Herald in afr David Driedger remembers seeing 22-year-old Everett Braun leave his House with his son Arvin before meeting up with friends to go fishing on Jackson Lake on june to. Quot Braun said we re going to catch some fish and Well be Back before Driedger said on june 13. At that Point Driedger did t know it was the last time he was going to see one of his son s Best friends. Braun s body was found on june 13 by local residents and mends of the family who took their own boat out to search for the missing Man a ski Quot it was members of the Church a family and friends that were out there Quot Driedger said adding the family Are members of Somme Felder mennonite Church in Macgregor. Quot we All had boats out there for a couple of hours Quot despite search efforts from Portage ramp Austin fire and Rescue and emergency medical services personnel Driedger said the Community is upset they temporarily stopped the search on the evening of june 12. Quot there s a lot of frustration going on Here and it kind of hurts when they give up and said we re done Here Quot he said on wednesday adding several members of Austin s fire department stayed at the scene. Police said Braun and three others including Alvin 21, took out a boat at about 6 30 . On june to. He said the boat sprung a leak and after the group started the motor to head Back to Shore the boat capsized. Alvin Driedger and an 18-year-old woman stayed with the boat while Braun and a 17-year-old girl decided to swim to Shore. Driedger said his son told him of the last time he saw Braun. Quot he saw the last time he came up for air and then he went Down. But what can you do there s nothing you can do Quot he said. Worried about the whereabouts of his brother dried Eris other son Timothy arrived own a Roubert Central Pekurn Herald i Rode a crowd of family and friends gather As Austin fire department and Portage la Prairie ramp personnel remove the body of Everett Braun from a search boat on june 13. Braun 22, drowned in Jackson Lake on june to after his boat capsized while fishing. At their Austin Home at about 1030 ., shortly after he finished work. Driedger said his son noticed Braun s boat was gone so he called Braun s cellphone. After receiving no response he travelled to the Lake and saw the 17-year-old girl who had made it Back to Shore. He then Learned Braun was missing and his brother and his Friend were still at the capsized boat. Quot he phoned me and said the boat capsized and All three Are out in the water Quot David Driedger said. He then called 911. At 1035 , Portage ramp Austin fire and Rescue and Ems were called to the scene. Crews searched the area for Braun until about 5 . On june 12. His body was found the next Day approximately 45 metres from where the boat capsized. Braun s father Albert was reluctant to talk about the loss of his son but offered a Short statement. Quot he was our oldest son Quot he said on june 13 while a family gathering took place on his farm in Austin. Quot people should Wear life jackets when they re on the Braun s funeral will be held on saturday at 2 . At Somme Felder mennonite Church. Quot he s been found and now we re burying a it 88188 888881 Al Fol til 1,11,1 a 11at sit min % get on a new vehicles Jim 15-30, 2006 Odd in Portage Toyota amp re Highway 1a West a 8577874 of 1 888481 9915 of. 2006 Tundra 4x4 d cab open 8 to 6 weekdays amp saturday from 9 to 5 www.porta90toyota.com Toyota
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