Child Welfare Legislative Review Committee Submits Report to Government

September 19, 2018
The provincially appointed legislative review committee on child welfare submitted its final report and recommendations to government, Families Minister Heather Stefanson announced today....


Provincial Government Planning to Address Possible Postal Disruption

September 18, 2018
The Manitoba government is mailing employment and income assistance cheques for October early to avoid being delayed by a possible postal service disruption on Sept. 26. Manitobans who...


Manitoba Making Progress in Reducing Red Tape

September 18, 2018
Manitoba is making progress in modernizing its regulatory system and reducing red tape, Finance Minister Scott Fielding announced today as he released the province’s first regulatory...


Manitoba and Indiana Partner on Agriculture

September 17, 2018
Indiana Lt.-Gov. Suzanne Crouch met today in Winnipeg with Deputy Premier Heather Stefanson, Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler and Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen to...


Winnipeg Drivers to Enjoy Safer, More Efficient Roadways

September 14, 2018
WINNIPEG—Ensuring regional roads are safe and well maintained is crucial to economic growth, facilitating trade and creating well-paid, middle-class jobs. Today, Dan Vandal, member of...


Province Provides Livestock Producers with Additional Funding Options to Combat Dry Conditions

September 14, 2018
The Manitoba government is taking another step to help livestock producers who have been affected by dry conditions across the province, Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler announced today....


Manitoba Health-care Professionals Developing Plan for the Future

September 14, 2018
Health-care professionals and clinical experts gathered in Winnipeg today to continue work on the development of a provincewide plan that will deliver evidence-based, patient-centered care for...


Manitoba Backs Expansion of HyLife Foods

September 14, 2018
NEEPAWA—The Manitoba government is supporting an expansion project at HyLife Foods Ltd., Premier Brian Pallister announced here today.   “Our economy is growing here...


Open Farm Day Kicks Off Farm and Food Awareness Week

September 14, 2018
Open Farm Day will officially kick off the fourth annual Farm and Food Awareness Week on Sunday, Sept. 16, Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler announced today. “Open Farm Day provides...


Manitoba Welcomes Mineral Exploration Agreement Between Red Sucker Lake First Nation, Yamana Gold Inc.

September 13, 2018
RED SUCKER LAKE FIRST NATION—A partnership between the Red Sucker Lake First Nation and Yamana Gold Inc. has taken a significant step forward with the signing of an exploration agreement...


Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler and Minister of Sport, Culture and Heritage Cathy Cox take the first drive on new overpass as part of PTH59 and Perimeter highway overpass reopening.

PTH 59 at Perimeter Highway Set to Reopen in Stages Following Improvements

September 13, 2018
The new interchange at PTH 59 and the North Perimeter Highway is in its final stages of construction and is set to reopen in stages, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced today....


Province Invests in Public School Infrastructure Upgrades

September 13, 2018
The Manitoba government is investing more than $54 million in 83 infrastructure renewal projects at schools across the province, Education and Training Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced today....


Manitoba Establishes Pre-set Fines for Cannabis-related Offences

September 13, 2018
The province has established pre-set fines for cannabis-related provincial offences as part of ongoing efforts to make Manitobans aware of the laws and their consequences, Justice Minister Cliff...


Province Provides Update on Major Addition and Renovation Projects at Manitoba Schools

September 13, 2018
The Manitoba government provided an update today on seven major capital projects underway at schools across the province. “This investment in major additions and renovations will...


Statement from Premier Brian Pallister Calling on Federal Government to Respect Manitoba's Climate and Green Plan

September 11, 2018
The prime minister and I had a positive meeting where we discussed a number of matters of mutual concern, including the need to work together to fight climate change. During the meeting, I...


Province Covers Extra Costs of Shipping More Propane to Churchill

September 11, 2018
The Manitoba government has reached agreement with Superior Plus LP to cover additional costs related to shipping millions of litres of propane via sea to help keep the people of Churchill warm...


Province Welcomes New Canada Goose Manufacturing Facility in Winnipeg

September 11, 2018
Premier Brian Pallister, Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Blaine Pedersen, and Education and Training Minister Kelvin Goertzen today attended the official opening of the third Canada Goose...


Appointments Made to Winnipeg Art Gallery Board

September 10, 2018
Two new members have been appointed to the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) board of directors, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today. “The WAG has a worldwide...


Province Partners with Private Sector to Support Significant Downtown Winnipeg Development Projects

September 10, 2018
The Manitoba government will be using tax increment financing (TIF) to support the development of the True North Square Public Plaza and residential tower, surrounding streets, sidewalks and...


Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative Exceeds 2017-18 Fundraising Goal

September 10, 2018
Post-secondary institutions in Manitoba exceeded the province’s $20-million fundraising goal for the Manitoba Scholarship and Bursary Initiative (MSBI) in the 2017-18 school year,...


Provincial Appointments Made to Sport Manitoba Board

September 7, 2018
One new member and one returning member have been appointed to the board of Sport Manitoba, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister, Cathy Cox announced today. “Manitoba has an energetic...


Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron Friesen (L) is joined by Dr. Bruce Roe, chief medical officer, WRHA, Dr. Erin Knight, medical director, addictions unit, Health Science Centre, Christine Dobbs, Moms Stop the Harm and Ben Fry, executive director, Addictions Foundation of Manitoba in announcing the opening of the first of five Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine (RAAM) clinics.

First Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine Clinic Opens in Winnipeg

September 5, 2018
The first of five Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine (RAAM) clinics is now open at Winnipeg’s Crisis Response Centre, offering front-line help for Manitobans suffering from...


Province to Support the Endow Manitoba 24-Hour Giving Challenge

September 5, 2018
The Manitoba government will be providing up to $225,000 over three years to The Winnipeg Foundation to support provincial participation in the annual Endow Manitoba 24-Hour Giving Challenge,...


Manitoba Submits Carbon Pricing Plan to Ottawa

September 4, 2018
The province has submitted its carbon pricing plan to the federal government as part of the terms of the Pan-Canadian Framework, Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires announced...