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Friday, 11 August 2017 09:18

Provincial Government funding Two Shoal Lake Projects

Over 500 thousand dollars will be invested from the provincial government towards two projects in Shoal Lake.  

Through the Small Communities Fund the government will be helping finance the regional airport rehabilitation project and the communiplex dressing room in Shoal Lake.  Provincial funding will cover one third of the eligible cost of the project. The federal government and the RM of Yellowhead will split the rest of the total.  

MLA for Riding Mountain Greg Nesbitt announced the funding this morning.  Over 228 thousand dollars will go towards the airport and 300 thousand dollars will be invested in the dressing room. 

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Fatal collision on Trans-Canada Highway

Saturday, 19 August 2017 18:02
Fatal collision on Trans-Canada Highway

Around  1:15 this afternoon the RCMP in Portage responded to a serious 2 vehicle collision at the intersection of the Trans-Canada Highway and Highway 16.

Family Fun Day Hosted By Children's Make A Wish Foundation Taking Place This weekend

Saturday, 19 August 2017 07:24
Family Fun Day Hosted By Children's Make A Wish Foundation Taking Place This weekend

Today is the Children’s Wish Foundation’s Annual Family Fun Day.

McCreary Fair Begins Today

Saturday, 19 August 2017 07:07
McCreary Fair Begins Today

Starting at five this afternoon the McCreary Fair and Pony and Chariot and Chuckwagon Races begin.

Officials Warn of Wild Fire Risk This Weekend

Friday, 18 August 2017 14:54
Officials Warn of Wild Fire Risk This Weekend


With a hot weekend on the way, the Manitoba Sustainable Development and the Office of the Fire Commissioner is reminding people there is a higher danger that a wild fire can start.