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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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Sapotaweyak Cree Nation and Swan River sign treaty land-entitlement agreement

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 16:05
Sapotaweyak Cree Nation and Swan River sign treaty land-entitlement agreement

The Sapotaweyak Cree Nation and the Town of Swan River will sign a deal today for the second parcel of land the First Nation bought through a treaty land-entitlement agreement.

RCMP Warn Against Driveway Sealing Scam in Roblin

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 14:19
RCMP Warn Against Driveway Sealing Scam in Roblin

The Roblin RCMP Detachment received complaints that an individual was going door to door in Roblin on the 14th telling residents that he owned a driveway paving business located out of Winnipeg.

Provincial Government Investing in Gilbert Plains and Roblin

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 13:51
Provincial Government Investing in Gilbert Plains and Roblin

The Manitoba government announced today that they are investing in infrastructure projects in the Parkland area.

8 First Nations Girls Head To The States To Play Hockey

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 13:37
8 First Nations Girls Head To The States To Play Hockey

Eight First Nations’ girls are heading to the United States for the opportunity to play elite hockey.