News Releases

News Releases


Manitoba Celebrates Winter Family Fishing Weekend

February 16, 2017
Manitobans and visitors to the province are encouraged to participate in a weekend of free ice fishing during this year’s Winter Family Fishing Weekend from Feb. 18 to 20, Sustainable...


Province Invests $1.5 Million in Equipment for Skills Training in Manitoba Schools

February 16, 2017
BRANDON—New provincial investments in equipment for technical vocational and industrial arts programs will help prepare students for good jobs and help Manitoba businesses meet growing...


Canada and Manitoba Invest to Modernize Science Labs at University College of the North

February 15, 2017
THE PAS—Premier Brian Pallister, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Sandra Muilenburg, Vice President of Finance and...


Manitoba Congratulates 70th Annual Trappers' Festival

February 15, 2017
THE PAS—The province congratulates the Northern Manitoba Trappers’ Festival as it prepares for its 70th celebration of northern traditions and activities, Premier Brian Pallister and...


Canada and Manitoba Governments Make Significant Research Investments to Benefit Crop Producers

February 15, 2017
The governments of Canada and Manitoba are investing more than $1.6 million in eight research projects dealing with a wide range of issues facing crop producers, Federal Agriculture Minister...


Province Advises Winter Road System Open for Shipments to Remote and Northern Communities

February 14, 2017
Manitoba Infrastructure advises the approximately 2,200-kilometre winter road system is now open, allowing large trucks and other vehicles to get needed supplies to remote communities. Each...


New Appointments to Manitoba Farm Products Marketing Council Announced by Province

February 14, 2017
A new chair and directors have been appointed, and one existing director appointed to vice-chair, to the board of the Manitoba Farm Products Marketing Council, Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler...


Province Announces New Training Opportunities for Northern Indigenous Communities

February 13, 2017
The Manitoba government is investing more than $170,000 in a wilderness safety training program to prepare Indigenous people for careers in mining and environmental industries, Education and...


Manitoba Calls for Federal Partnership on Sustainable Health-Care Funding

February 13, 2017
Premier Brian Pallister today called on the federal government to join Manitoba in pursuing a partnership on sustainable, long-term health-care funding, once again referring to the federal...


Rochelle Squires, Minister of Sport, Culture and Heritage announces snow sculpture honouring 100th anniversary of Vimy Ridge in association with Festival du Voyageur.

Manitoba Snow Sculpture Honours 100th Anniversary of Vimy Ridge

February 13, 2017
In association with Festival du Voyageur, the province has unveiled a special snow sculpture paying tribute to the Battle of Vimy Ridge, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Rochelle Squires...


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