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Tickborne Diseases Can Be Life Threatening To Pets

Though it may not seem like a concern yet, veterinarians are letting pet owners know once it hits zero degrees, ticks can come out in full force. March is Tick Awareness Month, Winkler veterinarian…

Brandon Chamber Building Gleans From Heritage Initiative

The City of Brandon issued a news release on Tuesday to officially recognize the Brandon Chamber of Commerce as the first successful recipient of municipal property tax relief through its updated…

Spring Equinox Doesn't Always Mean Spring Is Here

On March 20 you may notice the spring equinox (also known as the 'vernal equinox') on your calendar marking the first official day of spring. Natalie Hasell, Warning Preparedness Meteorologist with…

Killarney Maintains Irish Traditions

The Mayor of Killarney-Turtle Mountain doesn’t think many people with Irish roots live in the municipality but that doesn’t stop people from celebrating St. Patrick’s Day. The Town of Killarney was…

Good Season On Lake Manitoba

The fishing season on Lake Manitoba's into its final couple of weeks, and so far, it's been a good one. That's from Allan Gaudry, who's the South Basin Chair of the Lake Manitoba Commercial…

RMWF Steer Sale Raises Funds for Cancer

The Provincial Exhibition announced this week an added benefit to this year’s steer sale on Friday evening at the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair. ‘Focused on youth beef producers, the Royal Manitoba…

Warmer Weather Bringing On Seasonal Sniffles

As the weather gradually begins to transform to Spring, the Medical Officer of Health for Southern Health says many may be experiencing the yearly struggle of seasonal allergies. Typical seasonal…

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