Wildfire Threat Closes Two Canoe and Backcountry Areas

July 22, 2018
The Parks Branch of Manitoba Sustainable Development has closed two areas for the safety of canoeists and back country travellers and campers. The two affected areas are: The Bloodvein River...


West Nile Virus Update #2

July 20, 2018
Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living reports favorable weather conditions this season have kept the numbers of nuisance mosquitoes low in many southern Manitoba communities. However,...


Manitoba Sustainable Development Enforcement Update

July 20, 2018
A multi-jurisdictional investigation between Manitoba, Alberta and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service determined that American, Albertan and Manitoban hunters had been hunting illegally in...


Manitoba Succeeds in Breaking Down Interprovincial Trade Barriers

July 20, 2018
Saint Andrews, NB – Premier Brian Pallister attended the summer meeting of Canada’s premiers in St. Andrews, New Brunswick and led discussions resulting in meaningful action to reduce...


Appointments Made to the Brandon University Board of Governors

July 20, 2018
The Manitoba government has appointed three new members and reappointed one to the Brandon University Board of Governors. Julee Galvin (CPA, CA) is an accountant and business advisor with...


Free Entry to Manitoba Provincial Parks for Canada's Parks Day

July 20, 2018
Manitobans and visitors alike are invited to take advantage of free access to all provincial parks this weekend as part of the annual Canada’s Parks Day celebrations across the country,...


Credit Rating Agencies Endorse Manitoba's Deficit Reduction, Improved Budgetary Performance

July 20, 2018
The Manitoba government is ahead of schedule in reducing the provincial deficit, Finance Minister Cameron Friesen announced today, following encouraging reports by S&P Global Ratings...


Province Announces Funding for More Than 120 Community Development Projects

July 19, 2018
The Manitoba government will provide more than $848,000 in grants to community development projects across the province, Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton and Sustainable...


Province Appoints Members of Social Services Appeal Board

July 19, 2018
Manitoba Families has appointed six new members and reappointed six current members to the Social Services Appeal Board (SSAB), which provides a fair and impartial process for Manitobans...


Appointments Made to Manitoba Film and Music Board

July 19, 2018
Four new and two returning members have been appointed to the board of Manitoba Film and Music (MFM), Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today.  “Manitoba is...


Manitoba Outlines Components of Recreational Cannabis Regulatory Regime

July 18, 2018
The Manitoba government has outlined key components of its recreational cannabis regulatory regime, designed to help drive out the illegal market by keeping prices low and promote public safety...


Province Announces Crime Reduction Incentive Program for Police Agencies

July 18, 2018
The Manitoba government is seeking innovative proposals through a provincial incentive program to invest $500,000 from the proceeds of crime fund for police agencies to reduce crime across the...


Photo of the new, mobile air monitoring station to be set up near the St. Boniface industrial park

Province Planning to Install New Mobile Air Monitoring Unit in St. Boniface

July 18, 2018
The Manitoba government is preparing to unveil a new, mobile air monitoring station that will be set up near the St. Boniface industrial park in an effort to address long-standing...


National Drowning Prevention Week Emphasizes Importance of Water Safety

July 18, 2018
July 15 to 21 is National Drowning Prevention Week and Manitobans are urged to keep water safety top of mind when enjoying the province’s many magnificent lakes, rivers and recreational...


Province Advises PTH 59 North Floodway Bridge Restricted to One Lane

July 13, 2018
Manitoba Infrastructure reports the northbound lanes of the bridge over the Red River Floodway along PTH 59 north is restricted to one lane of traffic due to damage caused by an over-height...


Province Issues Heat Advisory

July 6, 2018
Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living has issued a heat advisory for the province of Manitoba. Environment and Climate Change Canada is forecasting high temperatures and humidity...


Province Advises Northwest Loop of PTH 101 and PTH 7 Temporarily Closed for Highway Repairs

July 5, 2018
Manitoba Infrastructure reports it will be repairing damaged concrete joints on the northwest loop of the PTH 101 (North Perimeter Highway) and PTH 7 (Brookside Boulevard) interchange.  To...