About the Author

FB IMG 1470791927727Dennis Rimmer spent much of his working life in the broadcast industry, as an award-winning commercial copy writer, announcer, sports reporter and newsreader.  He grew up in Crescent Beach, B.C., finished high school in Saskatoon,Saskatchewan, and obtained post-secondary educational credentials from the British Columbia Institute of Technology, Whatcom Community College and Western Illinois University.

As a weekly contributor to the daily Bellingham(Washington) Herald newspaper for 14 years, Dennis enjoyed reporting and commenting on all things Canadian.  Now based in rural Saskatchewan with his wife, a dog and two cats, Dennis can be heard most days contributing Canadian news and views to internet radio station LTD Radio.Com.  THE GREAT CANADIAN NOTEBOOK is a compilation of some of his favourite Canadian stories.