Alert Issued to Motorists to Share Roadways as Farm Traffic Increases

April 27, 2017
Farmers are gearing up for another growing season and that means agricultural equipment will soon be moving along roadways to fields and sharing the roads and highways in rural areas,...


Government of Manitoba to Create Transformation Management Office

April 27, 2017
As recommended in the Health System Sustainability and Innovation Review (HSIR), the government of Manitoba will create a Transformation Management Office (TMO) to guide the implementation of...


Canada and Manitoba Invest in Infrastructure at Red River College

April 27, 2017
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister of Natural Resources, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, joined Manitoba Education and...


2017 Premier's Volunteer Service Award Winners Announced

April 26, 2017
The recipients of the 2017 Premier’s Volunteer Service Award were announced and honoured at a private reception with Premier Brian Pallister and during Volunteer Manitoba’s Awards...


Manitoba and Canadian Beverage Container Recycling Association Announce New Partnered Initiatives

April 25, 2017
The Manitoba government and Canadian Beverage Container Recycling Association (CBCRA) provided details of three partnered initiatives that will continue to make it easier for Manitobans to...


Province Advises 2017 Spring Flooding Disaster Financial Assistance Program

April 24, 2017
The Emergency Management and Public Safety Division of Manitoba Infrastructure has announced Disaster Financial Assistance (DFA) will be available for eligible municipalities, homeowners, farms...


Province Announces New Appointments to Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba Board

April 24, 2017
A  new chair, vice-chair and new directors have been appointed to the board of the Liquor and Gaming Authority of Manitoba, Justice Minister Heather Stefanson announced today. ...


Province Advises Employer Prosecuted for Workplace Incident

April 20, 2017
Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) is reminding employers to ensure workplaces are safe and that workers are trained to perform their duties safely after a workplace was prosecuted for violations...


New Appointment to Surface Rights Board Announced by Province

April 19, 2017
The Manitoba government has appointed a new member to the Surface Rights Board (SRB), Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Cliff Cullen announced today. “The Surface Rights Board...


Province Advises Temporary Fishing Restrictions Implemented Immediately to Protect Spawning Walleye in Lake Dauphin

April 19, 2017
Manitoba Sustainable Development advises that temporary conservation measures have been put in place to protect walleye populations in Lake Dauphin and its tributaries this spring during the...


New Appointments Made to Cancercare Manitoba Board, Manitoba Health Appeal Board

April 18, 2017
The Manitoba government is making new appointments to CancerCare Manitoba and the Manitoba Health Appeal Board, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced today. ...


Manitoba Gives Public Utilities Board Authority to Review Hydro's Capital Program When Setting Rates

April 18, 2017
The Manitoba government has passed an Order in Council (OIC) providing the Public Utilities Board (PUB) with special authority to access information on Manitoba Hydro’s financial health...


Canada and Manitoba invest in water and wastewater infrastructure across the province

April 18, 2017
Elie, Manitoba, (April 18, 2017) – The governments of Canada and Manitoba are committed to investing in local infrastructure that ensures Canadians and their families have access to...


Flood Bulletin #16

April 13, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows continue to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows on the lower...


Manitoba Community Emergency Preparedness Awards Presented

April 13, 2017
The Manitoba Community Emergency Preparedness Awards recognizing communities with programs meeting or exceeding standards have been presented to the Town of Snow Lake, the Rural Municipality of...


Province Announces New Grant for Lower-Income Students

April 13, 2017
The Manitoba government is introducing a new grant for lower-income post-secondary students that will ensure they receive the up-front support they need, in order to further their education in...


Flood Bulletin #15

April 12, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows continue to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows in the Assiniboine...


Province Announces New Appointments to The University College of The North Governing Council

April 12, 2017
The Manitoba government has appointed eight new members to the University College of the North (UCN) Governing Council, Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced today. ...


Budget 2017 Charts Moderate, Responsible Course; Sets Out Strong Plan for Province

April 11, 2017
Budget 2017 charts a moderate and responsible course for Manitoba, based on reducing taxes and restraining government spending while investing appropriately in front-line services, Finance...


Flood Bulletin #14

April 11, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows are beginning to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows in the...


Finance Minister Puts Manitoba Spin on New Shoe Tradition

April 11, 2017
Finance Minister Cameron Friesen participated in a made-in-Manitoba version of the ‘new shoes on budget day’ tradition for Canadian finance ministers, opting to forego new shoes for...


Province Appoints New Members to Public Utilities Board

April 10, 2017
The Manitoba government has appointed Robert Vandewater and Michael Watson to the Public Utilities Board (PUB), which regulates the rates charged by all water and sewer utilities outside...


Flood Bulletin #13

April 10, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows are beginning to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows in the...


Province Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Vimy Ridge

April 10, 2017
To honour the Manitoba soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in World War I, the province has planned several tributes to mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, Premier Brian...


Province Releases Report of the Advisory Panel on Fiscal Performance

April 10, 2017
Finance Minister Cameron Friesen today released the report of the Advisory Panel on Fiscal Performance, a panel established by government to provide recommendations as part of the development of...


Province Launches Enhanced Respect in School Program

April 10, 2017
A newly revised, online curriculum program will help create safer, more respectful schools by educating staff and volunteers on how to understand and better respond to bullying, abuse,...


Flood Bulletin #12

April 9, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows continue to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows on the Assiniboine...


Statement from Premier Brian Pallister to Mark 100th Anniversary of the Battle at Vimy Ridge

April 9, 2017
Today we mark the 100th anniversary of a battle that occurred during one of the bloodiest wars in the history of the world – a battle that turned the world’s attention to Canada....


Flood Bulletin #11

April 8, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows are beginning to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows in the...


Flood Bulletin #10

April 7, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows are beginning to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows in the...


Manitoba Welcomes New Canadian Free Trade Agreement, Opportunities to Energize the Economy

April 7, 2017
The province of Manitoba has reached an agreement with governments across Canada on a comprehensive, ambitious new Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) covering trade in goods, services,...


Flood Bulletin #9

April 6, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding and tributary flows have started to subside across parts of southern Manitoba.  Flows on...


Province Improves Service Standards, Renews Provincial Nominee Program

April 6, 2017
Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) applicants will now benefit from improved service standards, Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced today at an event highlighting...


Flood Bulletin #8

April 5, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding continues across parts of southern Manitoba, often due to ice in the drainage network or ice jamming on...


Flood Bulletin #7

April 4, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding continues across parts of southern Manitoba, often due to ice in the drainage network or ice jamming on...


Flood Bulletin #6

April 3, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding continues across much of southern Manitoba, often due to ice in the drainage network.   Ice Jams and...


Province Launches Sexual Assault Awareness Month in Manitoba

April 3, 2017
The Manitoba government will recognize April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month by raising awareness, sharing information about available resources and fostering a greater understanding of...


Province Launches Northern Economic Summits, Engages Northern Communities in Shared Pursuit of Economic Growth

April 3, 2017
OPASKWAYAK CREE NATION—Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Cliff Cullen was here today to launch a series of Northern Economic Summits, the next step in the Manitoba...


Flood Bulletin #5

April 2, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding continues across much of southern Manitoba, often due to ice in the drainage network.  Ice jam related...


Flood Bulletin #4

April 1, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre reports overland flooding is occurring across much of southern Manitoba due to ice in the drainage network.  Ice jamming is also...