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Thursday, 16 February 2017 12:19

Canadian Diabetes Association Takes on New Name

Diabetes Canada is focusing on education.
 
the Canadian Diabetes Association recently rebranded themselves as Diabetes Canada.
 
Regional Director for Manitoba and Nunavut Andrea Kwasnicki hopes the rebranding will help get people talking about the issues associated with diabetes. 
 
"We are facing an epidemic, with over 11-million Canadians impacted by diabetes. We needed to really raise the awareness and get people interested and get people to pay attention."
 
Diabetes Canada will be in Dauphin on February 24th and 25th hosting a nutrition bingo at the DFC and Senior Centre.
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Weekend Fires in Brandon Under Investigation

Monday, 18 December 2017 07:12
Weekend Fires in Brandon Under Investigation
A pair of downtown fires in Brandon this weekend are being treated as suspicious.

Changes to MVSD's International Field Trip Policy

Monday, 18 December 2017 06:17
Changes to MVSD's International Field Trip Policy

Students planning to go on international trips now have longer to plan for them after the Mountain View School Division changed their field trip policy.

Christmas Came Early For Churchill

Monday, 18 December 2017 05:04
Christmas Came Early For Churchill

Residents of Churchill received an early Christmas gift.

UPDATE: Traffic Can Now Cross The Bridge At The Narrows

Sunday, 17 December 2017 20:25
UPDATE:  Traffic Can Now Cross The Bridge At The Narrows

CKDM received a report that a ready to move home was stuck on a Bridge on Highway 68 at The Narrows.