You Can Get Your Boat Checked For Invasive Aquatic species Today
"2014 we developed the program it’s based off of the Minnesota model it was adopted by the province of Manitoba as well as Riding Mountain National Park. What it consists of if inspections of vessels to see if there are any invasive species on them, as well as decontamination program. So essentially what we are doing is if the vessel has been contaminated with aquatic invasive species were treating them to kill any of those species so they can’t get into waters in the park."
In 2015 Riding Mountain National Park conducted 24,000 inspections and decontaminated 49. In 2016 34,000 inspections were conducted and they decontaminated 149.
Police and Fire trucks are at the Highland Motel responding to an apparent fire, CKDM is following the story and will have more details once they become available.
Community Futures Parkland have awarded an animal grooming company out of Swan River, as well as an electrical company operating in Gilbert Plains and Dauphin with Entrepreneur Grants.