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Friday, 17 February 2017 11:37

Manitoba Investing in Vocational Programming and Industrial Arts

Mountain View School Division has a couple schools receiving money as part of a vocational and industrial arts funding announcement.
 
The province says it's investing $1.5-million in vocational and industrial arts programs.
 
$29,961 dollars is going to MVSD for Grandview School's woodworking program and the DRCSS' automotive technology and carpentry programs.
 
Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart says many of Manitoba's certified tradespeople will be retiring in the next decade, which means businesses throughout the province will be looking for skilled workers.
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Brandon Girls Compete in Geocaching Winter Olympics

Sunday, 19 February 2017 13:02
Brandon Girls Compete in Geocaching Winter Olympics

The first annual Jabbywockyz Winter Olympics in Dauphin featured a group of girls from outside the Parkland.

Fort Dauphin Celebrating Louis Riel Day Tomorrow

Sunday, 19 February 2017 10:40
Fort Dauphin Celebrating Louis Riel Day Tomorrow

Tomorrow is Louis Riel Day in Manitoba and the Fort Dauphin Museum has activities planned.

Ready, Set, Rail Wars

Saturday, 18 February 2017 09:25
Ready, Set, Rail Wars

Prairie Supply Co. and Asessippi Ski Area and Resort are proud to present Rail Wars, beginning at 12:30.

New Prairie Mountain Inn Owner Has Plans for Changes

Friday, 17 February 2017 15:16
New Prairie Mountain Inn Owner Has Plans for Changes

Dauphin's Prairie Mountain Inn has a new owner.