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Friday, 11 August 2017 12:24

Roblin Fair and Rodeo

The Roblin Ag Society is putting on the 100th annual Roblin Fair and Rodeo right now.
 
There is a variety of events going on throughout the weekend and President of the Roblin Ag Society, Heath Butler talks about what is going on for Sunday.
 
"Kicks of with a Gospel Jamboree at 9:00AM and runs all the way through to noon, with different band. Along with a pancake breakfast taking place side by side with that, we have heavy horse pulls we have a chicken sale, a number of kids events and Elvis that will also be playing some familiar Elvis gospel music as well."
 
For Saturday and Sunday the fair is  $15/day or $25 for a weekend pass for adults.
 
Kids aged 13-17 are $10/day and kids aged 6-12 are $5/day.
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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.