One option is for Premiums to be tied to income levels, similar to British Colombia and Ontario. In those two provinces, adults pay up to 900 dollars a year. Pallister says the government is asking Manitobans what they think is the best option, given the reality of the current situation. Pallister said he is open to creating a new tax for health care.
A Provincial Healthcare Tax Could Be Implemented
The healthcare system will either see service cuts or residents will start paying health-care premiums, according to Premier Brian Pallister .
A 39 year old woman from Flin Flon is dead after she sped through a stop sign and crashed.
Manitoba Highways closed the westbound lanes of Highway 1 this morning nine kilometres west of Headingley.
$185, 022 worth of funding has come to the Parkland from the Province.