Manitoba Government Provides $1.2 Million in Rent Subsidies for Lions Place Residents

January 26, 2023
The Manitoba government, through Manitoba Housing, is providing $1.2 million in rent subsidies for Lions Place residents, Families Minister Rochelle Squires announced today. “Our...


Governments of Canada and Manitoba Invest Nearly $100,000 to Upgrade Horticulture Storage Facility

January 26, 2023
The governments of Canada and Manitoba are investing $98,970 through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership to upgrade the University of Manitoba’s horticulture storage facility so it can...


Manitoba Government Announces $200-Million Carbon Tax Relief Fund

January 26, 2023
As part of the Manitoba government’s ongoing effort to help Manitobans make ends meet, Premier Heather Stefanson today unveiled a $200-million Carbon Tax Relief Fund aimed at helping...


Manitoba Government Advancing Recruitment of Internationally Educated Nurses

January 25, 2023
A Manitoba delegation is heading to the Philippines next month on a recruitment drive to pave the way for hundreds of qualified internationally educated nurses (IENs) and other...


Premier Heather Stefanson Announces Next Phase of Government Refresh with Further Staffing Changes

January 25, 2023
As part of the ongoing effort to invigorate the Manitoba government’s administration and advance the current priority concerns of Manitobans, today Premier Heather Stefanson announced...


Manitoba Government Supports Programs, Services Working to Improve Mental Health, Well-Being of Children, Youth

January 25, 2023
The Manitoba government continues to make strategic investments and work collaboratively with community partners to improve the mental health and well-being of children and youth, Mental...


Manitoba Government to Open New School in Waverley West

January 25, 2023
The Manitoba government is opening a new $32-million kindergarten to Grade 8 school in Winnipeg’s Waverley West neighbourhood, which will open to students on Jan. 30, Education and...


Manitoba Government Commemorates International Day of Education

January 24, 2023
The Manitoba government continues making significant progress on educational initiatives designed to ensure all Manitoba students succeed, no matter where they live, their background or...


Manitoba Government Invests $893,000 for new Indigenous-Led Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine Clinic

January 24, 2023
The Manitoba government is investing $893,000 to implement a new Indigenous-led Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine (RAAM) clinic at the Aboriginal Health and Wellness Centre (AHWC) in...


Manitoba Government Invests $125,000 to Support North American Game Warden Museum

January 24, 2023
The Manitoba government is investing $125,000 to support the long-term sustainability of the North American Game Warden Museum, Natural Resources and Northern Development Minister Greg Nesbitt...


Canada and Manitoba Invest in New Community Centre for Rural Municipality of Tache

January 23, 2023
LORETTE—Today, Premier Heather Stefanson, the Honourable Dan Vandal, federal Minister of Northern Affairs, minister responsible for Prairies Economic Development Canada and minister...


Manitoba Government Eliminates Pandemic Backlog for Ultrasound Testing

January 20, 2023
The pandemic backlog for ultrasound testing has been eliminated through the work of the Diagnostic and Surgical Recovery Task Force using a multi-pronged approach to build capacity in...


Manitoba Conservation Officer Service Enforcement Update

January 20, 2023
Manitoba Natural Resources and Northern Development advises conservation officers are continuing enforcement to protect Manitoba’s natural resources through a variety of enforcement...


Manitoba Government Announces Public Engagement for Budget 2023

January 20, 2023
The Manitoba government is inviting Manitobans to join telephone town hall engagement sessions and attend in-person public meetings to help inform Budget 2023, Finance Minister Cameron Friesen...


Manitoba Government Preserving Unique Biodiversity Through New Provincially Significant Peatlands Designations

January 20, 2023
The Manitoba government is designating Moswa Meadows and Fish Lake Fen as provincially significant peatlands to ensure the biodiversity of the two areas is preserved, Natural Resources and...


Manitoba Government Encourages Public to Attend Community Open House on Expansion at ╔cole Sir William Osler

January 19, 2023
The Manitoba government and the Winnipeg School Division are encouraging the public to attend an upcoming community open house at École Sir William Osler on Jan. 25 to learn about...


Standing Hearing Set for Inquest Into Death of Lee Earnshaw

January 18, 2023
A hearing date has been set to determine who can participate in the upcoming inquest into the death of Lee Earnshaw, 42, of Winnipeg. On June 14, 2021, Winnipeg police officers were flagged...


Manitoba Government Invests in Downtown Community Safety Partnership to Employ At-Risk Area Residents

January 18, 2023
The Manitoba government is providing $150,000 to the Downtown Community Safety Partnership (DCSP) to establish the Clean Slate program for at-risk community members, focused on cleaning and...


Manitoba Government Names Inaugural Members of Intellectual Disability Issues Advisory Council

January 18, 2023
The Manitoba government has established the inaugural Intellectual Disability Issues Advisory (IDIA) Council to create a collaborative partnership with community stakeholders to better...


Governments of Canada and Manitoba Invest $55,000 to Conduct Wastewater Study in Portage La Prairie-Area Industrial Park

January 18, 2023
As part of a commitment to sustainability and environmental action, the governments of Canada and Manitoba are committing $55,000 through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) to study the...


Manitoba Government Launches Fertilizer Efficiency Calculator

January 17, 2023
BRANDON—As part of its ongoing commitment to support the agricultural industry and help farm producers develop climate change resiliency, the Manitoba government is launching a new...


Manitoba AgriInsurance Dollar Values Increasing for 2023 Crop Year

January 17, 2023
BRANDON—Manitoba’s crop insurance coverage is expected to increase for the upcoming crop year, federal Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau and Manitoba...


Manitoba Government Announces $10-Million Investment to Support New Prairie Innovation Centre at Assiniboine Community College

January 17, 2023
BRANDON—The Manitoba government will invest up to $10 million to support the development of the Prairie Innovation Centre at Assiniboine Community College (ACC) in Brandon, Premier Heather...


Manitoba Government Celebrates Return of Ag Days, Re-Affirms Support for Agricultural Industry

January 17, 2023
Watch news conference BRANDON—In remarks at the 46th annual Manitoba Ag Days today, Premier Heather Stefanson and Agriculture Minister Derek Johnson welcomed Manitobans and...


Manitoba Government Provides Additional $600,000 for Brandon YMCA Child-Care Expansion

January 17, 2023
Watch news conference BRANDON—As part of the Manitoba government’s ongoing commitment to provide affordable and accessible child-care services for Manitoba families,...


Manitoba Government Pushes for Grocery Code of Conduct, Protection Against African Swine Fever at National Agriculture Ministers Meeting

January 16, 2023
Agriculture Minister Derek Johnson has encouraged other ministers of agriculture across Canada to collaborate on strategies to guard against African swine fever and to continue finalizing an...


Manitoba Government Launches Action Plan, Public Awareness Campaign on Student Presence and Engagement

January 16, 2023
The Manitoba government has released a new policy directive and action plan to enhance student presence and engagement and is launching a new public awareness campaign to provide...


Manitoba Government Extends Deadline for Heritage Resources Conservation Grant Applications

January 13, 2023
The Manitoba government has extended the deadline to Feb. 15 for applications to the Heritage Resources Conservation Grant, a program that supports local, community-based projects for preserving...


Premier Heather Stefanson Announces First Phase Government Refresh with Key Staffing Changes

January 12, 2023
To refresh the Manitoba government’s administration and prepare it to better address the current priority concerns of Manitobans, Premier Heather Stefanson today announced a number of...


Manitoba Government Reducing More Barriers to Canadian Internal Trade

January 12, 2023
The Manitoba government is taking further action to reduce interprovincial trade barriers by removing more exemptions under the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) and the New West Partnership...


Manitoba Government Issues Tender for New French-Language School in Sage Creek

January 11, 2023
A tender for the construction of a new kindergarten to Grade 8 school in Winnipeg’s Sage Creek neighbourhood has been issued, Education and Early Childhood Learning Minister Wayne...


Canada Invests in Affordable Living with New Apartment Block in Downtown Winnipeg

January 11, 2023
Today, the Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Housing and Diversity and Inclusion, along with the Honourable Dan Vandal, Minister of Northern Affairs and Minister responsible for Prairies...


Manitoba Government Announces Agricultural Crown Land Lease Auctions to be Held Online

January 9, 2023
The Manitoba government’s agricultural Crown land lease and permit auctions will be held online Feb. 6 to 10, Agriculture Minister Derek Johnson announced today....


Manitoba Government Collaborates on Agricultural Issues at North American Summit

January 9, 2023
From Jan. 6 to 8, Agriculture Minister Derek Johnson represented the Manitoba government at the Legislative Agriculture Chairs Summit, hosted by the State Agriculture and Rural Leaders group in...


Manitoba Government Invests $6.6 Million to Create Innovative CAR-T Cancer Therapy Program at CancerCare Manitoba

January 9, 2023
The Manitoba government is investing $6.6 million to begin a specialized cancer therapy program at CancerCare Manitoba to offer new care options close to home for people with specific cancers...


Manitoba Government Issues Request for Proposals for Performing Arts Space at Swan Valley Regional Secondary School

January 5, 2023
As part of ongoing efforts to improve student engagement and well-being, the Manitoba government is issuing a request for proposals for the construction of a 6,300-sq.-ft. multi-purpose room and...


Premier Heather Stefanson Announces Funding for 'Hockey Can't Stop Tour' in Support of Ukraine

January 5, 2023
The Manitoba government is providing $5,000 in support of the Hockey Can’t Stop Tour hosted by the Ukrainian Hockey Dream Foundation and the Ice Hockey Federation of Ukraine, Premier...


Manitoba Government Launches Nomination Process for Capital Planning Region Board

January 4, 2023
The Manitoba government is accepting nominations for the first provincial board member appointees to the newly established Capital Planning Region, Municipal Relations Minister Eileen Clarke...


Province Advises Outflow from Shellmouth Reservoir will Increase

January 3, 2023
Manitoba Transportation and Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre advises it will increase flows from the Shellmouth Reservoir as part of the normal operation to draw down the level...


Manitoba Government Appoints Manitoba Lawyers as King's Counsel

January 1, 2023
The Manitoba government has appointed 17 Manitoba lawyers as King’s counsel in recognition of outstanding contributions to the practise of law, Justice Minister Kelvin Goertzen...