The Manitoba Metis Federation reached a settlement with Manitoba Hydro for compensation to trappers who lost their livelihood when the Grand Rapids Generating Station was built and became operational. (1940-1964). Many of the claims of the trappers directly affected have … Continue reading
REQUIEM FOR TED TAYLOR By Emily Crosby Dear Red Squirrel, I’ll miss you here at The Lake, Tho’ I saw so little of you of late. Remembering now the crib you won, Community C.B.’s, and lots of fun. Your Dad … Continue reading
Remembering Ted Taylor Ted Taylor, of Herb Lake Landing, was born in The Pas MB on March 10, 1938 and died on October 9, 1988 at the age of fifty. He was the son of Ted and Dulcie Taylor and … Continue reading
The Packsack Baby By Linda C Butler Told by the late Norman Leslie When my mother and grandmother got off the train at Mile 82 to make their way to Herb Lake, they had to walk the twelve-mile portage to … Continue reading
The Little Cat That Wilfred Drove by Gordon R. Cann Wilfred had a little cat You and I remember that It had tracks for the snow Where you steered it, it would go This little cat hauled the freight Always … Continue reading
Welcome to the Herb Lake Blog for discussion mainly about the ghost town of Herb Lake in Northern Manitoba. Please check out http://www.herblake.ca for info on Herb Lake Landing.