Province Appoints Eleven Manitoba Lawyers to Queen's Counsel for 2021

January 25, 2022
The Manitoba government has appointed 11 Manitoba lawyers as Queen’s counsel to recognize their extraordinary contributions to the practise of law, Justice Minister Kelvin...


Manitoba AgriInsurance Dollar Values Reach Record Highs

January 25, 2022
Manitoba Agriculture is advising dollar values for many crops insured in Manitoba are mostly higher than the previous year and have reached record levels in many cases, Agriculture Minister...


Transportation Services Cancelled For Community Living Disability Services Day Programs

January 25, 2022
Manitoba Families advises that transportation for adults who participate in Community Living DisABILITY Services day programs in Winnipeg are cancelled today due to unsafe travelling conditions....


COVID-19 Bulletin #558

January 24, 2022
Information about COVID-19 in Manitoba is updated weekdays at 12:30 p.m. on these DataMB dashboards: Case data: https://geoportal.gov.mb.ca/apps/manitoba-covid-19/ COVID-19...


Province Announces Appointment Of Associate Chief Judge

January 21, 2022
The Manitoba government has appointed Judge Donovan Dvorak as an associate chief judge of the provincial court of Manitoba, Justice Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced today. “Judge...


Province Advises Outflow From Shellmouth Reservoir Will Increase

January 21, 2022
Manitoba Transportation and Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre advises it will increase flows from the Shellmouth Reservoir as part of the normal operation to drawdown the level...


COVID-19 Bulletin #557

January 21, 2022
Information about COVID-19 in Manitoba is updated weekdays at 12:30 p.m. on these DataMB dashboards: Case data: https://geoportal.gov.mb.ca/apps/manitoba-covid-19/ COVID-19...


Members Appointed, Reappointed To Apprenticeship And Certification Board

January 21, 2022
The Manitoba government is appointing new members and reappointing others to the Apprenticeship and Certification Board, Advanced Education, Skills and Immigration Minister Jon Reyes announced...


Manitoba Justice Reports In-Custody Death

January 20, 2022
Manitoba Justice is reporting the death of a 36-year-old male in custody of the Headingley Correctional Centre on Jan.19. Manitoba Justice extends condolences to the family. For privacy reasons,...


Standing Hearing for Inquest into Death of Eishia Hudson

January 20, 2022
A standing hearing will take place on Friday, Feb. 11 to determine who can participate in the upcoming inquest into the death of Eishia Hudson, age 16, of Winnipeg. Before the inquest...


Diagnostic and Surgical Recovery Task Force Delivering Improvements for Manitobans

January 19, 2022
The Manitoba government has signed agreements and put new initiatives in place to build capacity for women’s health, diagnostics and spine surgery since the launch of the Diagnostic and...


COVID-19 Bulletin #556

January 19, 2022
Information about COVID-19 in Manitoba is updated weekdays at 12:30 p.m. on these DataMB dashboards: Case data: https://geoportal.gov.mb.ca/apps/manitoba-covid-19/ COVID-19...


Dr. David Matear Joining Health Incident Command

January 19, 2022
Dr. David Matear, CEO of Interlake-Eastern Regional Health Authority (IERHA), is joining the provincial health incident command team as health system co-lead, Health Minister Audrey Gordon...


Premier Stefanson Announces Changes to Provincial Cabinet, Expands Portfolios to Focus on Priorities of Manitobans

January 18, 2022
Premier Heather Stefanson welcomed three new members and a well-respected former member into the provincial cabinet today and unveiled new and reframed portfolios to address the ongoing...


Provincial Snowplows Ready for Forecasted Heavy Snowfall

January 17, 2022
Manitoba Infrastructure advises provincial snow removal crews are equipped and prepared to clear Manitoba’s highways in response to the upcoming snowfall forecasted for parts of the...


COVID-19 Bulletin #555

January 17, 2022
Information about COVID-19 in Manitoba is updated weekdays at 12:30 p.m. on these DataMB dashboards: Case data: https://geoportal.gov.mb.ca/apps/manitoba-covid-19/ COVID-19...


Province Awards Contract For Construction of New Intersection at PTH 100 and St. Mary's Road

January 17, 2022
The Manitoba government has awarded the design-build contract for construction of the new intersection at PTH 100 (Perimeter Highway) and St. Mary’s Road with construction to begin this...


Province Introducing Improvements to Parks Reservation Service

January 14, 2022
The Manitoba government is taking steps to develop a new provincial parks reservation service with new software while also making short-term changes to the system to improve users’...


COVID-19 Bulletin #554

January 14, 2022
Information about COVID-19 in Manitoba is updated weekdays at 12:30 p.m. on these DataMB dashboards: Case data: https://geoportal.gov.mb.ca/apps/manitoba-covid-19/ COVID-19...


Public Health Updates Contact Tracing, Case Management Guidance For Schools

January 13, 2022
Public health officials are updating guidance for contact tracing and case management in Manitoba schools as the omicron variant continues to spread across the province, Education Minister Cliff...


Agricultural Crown Land Lease Auctions to be Held Online in 2022

January 13, 2022
The Manitoba government’s agricultural Crown land lease and permit auctions will be held online beginning Monday, Jan. 31, Agriculture and Resource Development Minister Ralph Eichler...


COVID-19 Bulletin #553

January 12, 2022
Information about COVID-19 in Manitoba is updated weekdays at 12:30 p.m. on these DataMB dashboards: Case data: https://geoportal.gov.mb.ca/apps/manitoba-covid-19/. COVID-19...


Manitoba to Expand COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Testing Programs to Symptomatic Designated Staff in Critical Service Areas

January 11, 2022
The Manitoba government will roll out COVID-19 rapid antigen testing programs for designated critical service workers to enhance access to testing and protect vulnerable Manitobans, Families...


Manitoba Government Announces January Public Engagement Dates For Budget 2022

January 10, 2022
The provincial government continues to seek public input to inform Budget 2022 through public engagement sessions, adjusting the previous format to offer virtual public meetings and...


COVID-19 Bulletin #552

January 10, 2022
Information about COVID-19 in Manitoba is updated weekdays at 12:30 p.m. on these DataMB dashboards: Case data: https://geoportal.gov.mb.ca/apps/manitoba-covid-19/ COVID-19...


Manitoba Launches Nomination Process For New Shared Health Board Of Directors

January 10, 2022
The Manitoba government is currently accepting nominations for the first permanent board of directors for Shared Health, which will be officially formed this spring, Health and Seniors Care...


Manitoba Extending Prevention Orders To Protect Against Covid-19

January 7, 2022
All current COVID-19 prevention orders will be extended for three weeks while the province continues to gather data and monitor the impacts of the omicron variant, Health and Seniors Care...


COVID-19 Bulletin #551

January 7, 2022
Public health officials advise six new deaths in people with COVID-19 are being reported today: a male in his 50s from the Interlake-Eastern health region, linked to an unspecified...


COVID-19 Bulletin #550

January 5, 2022
Public health officials advise 10 new deaths in people with COVID-19 are being reported today: a male in his 70s from the Prairie Mountain Health region (reported Saturday); a male...


Province to Implement Phased-In Approach for Return to School in January

January 4, 2022
As a proactive measure, the Manitoba government is shifting to a one-week remote learning period for most Manitoba students after the holiday break to ensure schools can implement enhanced...


New Grant to Support Museum Activities Focused on Reconciliation, Inclusion and Recovery

January 4, 2022
The Manitoba government has created a new Community Museum Project Support program, an eight-year initiative designed to fund museum activities that advance reconciliation, equity, diversity,...