Retreat for vets sees a busy year

More than a year ago, Afghanistan veteran Tyson Bowen set out to create a safe space for himself and other veterans to enjoy the outdoors, connect with loved ones and each other, and recover from any mental trauma or mental illness they may have from their time in combat. Since then, Bowen has accomplished a...

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Quilts of Valour presented

The operator of the Real Canadian Recreation eco-adventure park for other veterans in Lorne now has a Quilt of Valour. Tyson Bowen was presented the quilt recently by a group of local quilters, A 100-year-old barn on the property is in the process of being transformed into the park’s headquarters that will house 10-12 bunks...

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