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Work Continues On Deloraine's New Facility

Work continues in 2018 on the new community complex in Deloraine. Deloraine Winchester Reeve Gord Weidenhamer says framing the new building should be completed by the end of February. When completed…

Better Weather Coming

Grit your teeth for one more day. That's the message from Environment Canada, as we endure another day of bitter cold. An extreme cold warning's in effect for our region today. Meteorologist James…

STARS Records Record Number Of Missions In 2017

STARS Air Ambulance flew a record number of missions in 2017 throughout Manitoba. Ray Rempel is a flight paramedic and clinical operations manager for the STARS base in Winnipeg. He said since their…

Bundling Up Children In Car Seats Is A Safety Concern

Small children should not be wearing snow suits in their car seats. Jodi Unger, a Regional Perinatal Public Health Nurse for Southern Health, said this is due to safety issues relating to how a car…

Sticking To A Healthier 2018

As we near the middle of January, some may be feeling the challenges of following through with their New Years Resolutions. With societal pressures, some New Years resolutions to be multi-layered,…

A Podcast Tells The Tales Of Giant Rural Landmark Statues

Meaghan Kjartanson of Winnipeg is a Red River College student studying creative communications. As part of a project, Kjartanson has created a podcast that tells the stories behind giant statues that…

ACC Collaborates With Long Plain First Nation

Assiniboine Community College and long plain first nation are ringing in the new year with the spirit of collaboration. The two are joining together to deliver an applied counselling certificate…

More People On Southwest Water Co-op Line

The Southwest Water Co-op had a number of people hook onto the system in 2017. The Co-op gets its water from the Oak Lake aquifer. The water is piped into the treatment plant in Melita and then goes…

Provincial Exhibition In Brandon Updates Website

The Provincial Exhibition in Brandon has launched a new look and format for their website to kick off the 2018 event season. “It’s a matter of efficiency and great customer service.” Said Karen…

Associate Professor Sharing Concern For Canadian Net Neutrality

The state of Canadian Internet is on the mind of Providence University College Associate Professor of Communications and Media, Nicholas Greco. Greco says Internet users should be interested and…

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