Thunderstorms Hit and Miss Over Westman

The recent thunderstorms that rolled across Westman this week has brought a welcome rain to many parts of the region. Scott Chalmers, Manager of the Westman Agricultural Diversification Organization,…

Local Sports


The Canada Summer Games begin next Friday. Team Manitoba flag bearer Emma Gray and Chef de Mission Barry Moroz will join Clayton Dreger on Sportsbeat which airs Thursdays at 11:35 a.m. & 5:20 p.m. on…

The Marlins Report

The Brandon Marlins 2017 Manitoba Junior Baseball League season is over. Brandon coach Brad Lyall will join Clayton Dreger on the Marlins Report which airs Wednesdays at 11:35 a.m. & 5:20 p.m. on…

Off the Tee

The Provincial Junior Golf Championships were held last week at Rossmere. 2017 champions Ryan McMillan and Camryn Roadley will join Clayton Dreger on Off the Tee which airs Tuesdays at 11:35 a.m. &…

High School Teams to Honour BU's Football Legacy

Manitoba's gridiron community is rallying around Brandon University's football reunion. The Crocus Plainsmen, Neelin Spartans and Vincent Massey Vikings will pay homage with Homecoming games on…

Ag News

Dairy Farmers of Canada Elects New President

Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) has elected a new president. Pierre Lampron of Quebec was elected at the group's AGM this week in Edmonton. Lampron will replace outgoing president Wally Smith, who had…

MPSG Showcases Soybean Research At Portage Event

About 100 farmers and agronomists turned out in Portage la Prairie Wednesday for the third annual SMART (Soybean Management and Research Transfer) Day hosted by Manitoba Pulse and Soybean Growers…

Farm Products Marketing Council Rules In Favour Of Manitoba Chicken Producers

The Manitoba Farm Products Marketing Council has decided to uphold the introduction of the annual speciality quota program introduced by Manitoba Chicken Producers earlier this year. An appeal had…

First Case of PED Confirmed West of Red River

The first case of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) has been discovered west of the Red River. A case of the disease has been confirmed at a finisher operation in the Altona area. Manitoba… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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Boissevain Farmers Market

21 July 2017 11:00

Romance of the Railway Park, Boissevain

75th Anniversary

22 July 2017 14:00

Calvary Baptist Church, Weyburn

Oak Lake Fair

22 July 2017 19:00

Oak Lake Fair Grounds, Oak Lake

Big Hole Golf Tournament

22 July 2017 19:00

Carberry Sandhills Golf & Country Club, Carberry