Restorative Justice Week Recognized with Provincial Investments

November 19, 2018
The provincial government is marking Restorative Justice Week from Nov. 18 to 25 with a formal proclamation and investments in effective restorative justice programs across the province, Justice...


Province Releases Report on Horse Racing Industry Review

November 16, 2018
The Manitoba government has released the final report from an external review of Manitoba’s horse racing industry, which focused on the long-term and short-term sustainability of the horse...


Water Treatment Plant in RM of Gimli Officially Opens

November 16, 2018
GIMLI—A new water treatment plant is officially open in the RM of Gimli, Infrastructure and Communities Minister François-Philippe Champagne, Municipal Relations Minister Jeff...


Province Encourages Manitobans to Participate in 24-Hour Giving Challenge

November 16, 2018
Manitoba Municipal Relations is reminding Manitobans that tomorrow is the Endow Manitoba 24-Hour Giving Challenge. For every $5 donation made to a community foundation, the Province of...


Province Releases Fall Construction Tendering Schedule

November 16, 2018
The government of Manitoba will proceed with $20 million in infrastructure projects for the remainder of the 2018-19 fiscal year, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced this morning at an...


Fourth Session of the 41st Manitoba Legislature to Open Tuesday, Nov. 20 with Speech from the Throne

November 16, 2018
The fourth session of the 41st Manitoba legislature is expected to open at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20 with the reading of the speech from the throne by Lt.-Gov. Janice C....


Canada and Manitoba Announce Support for Four Diversification Centres

November 15, 2018
The governments of Canada and Manitoba will be supporting four diversification centres, Federal Agriculture Minister Lawrence MacAulay and Manitoba Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler announced...


Manitoba Celebrates 20th Anniversary of Provincial Nominee Program

November 15, 2018
The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) celebrated its 20th anniversary today with a ceremony attended by Education and Training Minister Kelvin Goertzen, former premier Gary Filmon, past...


Province Advises Employers Prosecuted for Workplace Incidents

November 15, 2018
The Workplace Safety and Health (WSH) branch of Manitoba Growth, Enterprise and Trade is reminding employers to ensure serious incidents are reported and adequate safeguards are in place for...


Cameron Friesen, Minister of Health, Seniors and Active Living announced the fifth Rapid Access to Additions Medicine (RAAM) clinic today in Selkirk.  The minister was joined by (L-R) Ben Fry, CEO of the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba, Jeff Elder, a peer group member, Dr. Manish Garg, IERHA family physician, Dr. Alan Lagimodiere, MC and MLA for Selkirk, Minister Friesen, Jennie Red Eagle, peer group member and Municipal Relations Minister Jeff Wharton.

Fifth Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine Clinic Opens in Selkirk

November 14, 2018
SELKIRK—Manitoba’s fifth Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine (RAAM) clinic has opened, providing an option for residents of the Interlake-Eastern region seeking help from...


Province Advises South Perimeter (PTH 100) Bridge Restricted to One Westbound Lane

November 13, 2018
Manitoba Infrastructure reports the westbound curb lane, next to the sidewalk on the Red River Bridge along the South Perimeter Highway (PTH 100), is closed for inspection following the...


Appointments Made to Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation Board

November 13, 2018
Two new members have been appointed to the Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation (MBLL) board of directors, Crown Services Minister Colleen Mayer announced today. “The board of...


Manitoba Agriculture Investment Results from Generous Donation

November 13, 2018
Manitoba Agriculture has established two new grant programs totalling $900,000 to support agricultural and economic development, following a generous gift from the estate of Alexander Cherban,...


Northern Economic Development Tours Launch in Thompson

November 13, 2018
THOMPSON—The Manitoba government is working with economic development and business leaders to continue to advance the Look North initiative and strengthen the northern economy, Growth,...


Remembrance Day Message from Premier Brian Pallister

November 11, 2018
When we speak of remembrance, we often say our veterans gave us our freedom.  There is no doubt about this, though it goes much deeper.  Our veterans, both past and present, have...


Appointments Made to License Suspension Appeal Board

November 9, 2018
Five new members have been appointed to the License Suspension Appeal Board (LSAB), Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced today. “The License Suspension Appeal Board...


Federal Government, Province Fund Highway Signage for First Nations Communities throughout Manitoba

November 9, 2018
The governments of Canada and Manitoba have entered into an agreement to purchase and install directional highway and community boundary signage for Manitoba First Nations, Minister of...


Province Announces Support for Bear Clan Patrol

November 8, 2018
The Manitoba government is investing nearly $200,000 to provide support and assistance to the Bear Clan Patrol’s community crime prevention and intervention efforts, Justice Minister Cliff...


Province Seeks Manitoba-based Service Provider to Treat Those with Severe Addiction and Mental Health Disorders

November 8, 2018
The Manitoba government will issue a request for proposals (RFP) later this month to engage a residential addictions facility within the province to treat individuals experiencing severe...


Province Honours Canadian Indigenous Veterans

November 8, 2018
Indigenous and Northern Relations Minister Eileen Clarke today acknowledged Indigenous veterans who served Canada during times of war and international conflict as well as in peacetime....


Manitoba Commemorates 100th Anniversary of the End of the First World War

November 7, 2018
The Manitoba government will commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War with a number of special events and an open house at the Archives of Manitoba, Sport, Culture and...


Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation Announces Change to Western Livestock Price Insurance Program

November 7, 2018
Manitoba Agriculture’s Manitoba Agricultural Services Corporation (MASC) would like to notify livestock producers about an upcoming change to the Western Livestock Price Insurance Program...


Province Appoints New Member to Pension Commission Board

November 6, 2018
Manitoba Finance has appointed a new member to the board of the Pension Commission of Manitoba. Kevin Harold (Winnipeg) started his career in 2007 as an advisor and senior manager with a...


Fourth Session of the 41st Manitoba Legislature to Open Tuesday, Nov. 20 with Speech from the Throne

November 5, 2018
The fourth session of the 41st Manitoba legislature is expected to open at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 20 with the reading of the speech from the throne by Lt.-Gov. Janice C....


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Province Invites Applicants for Child Care Centre Development Tax Credit

November 5, 2018
The Manitoba government is inviting private-sector businesses to apply for the new Child Care Centre Development Tax Credit, Finance Minister Scott Fielding and Families Minister Heather...


Manitoba Renews Recycling Agreement for Used Household Batteries

November 2, 2018
As Manitobans get ready to ‘fall back’ this weekend by turning their clocks back one hour, the province is encouraging everyone to take the opportunity to gather up and recycle used...


Daylight Saving Time Ends Sunday, Nov. 4

November 2, 2018
Manitoba Municipal Relations reminds all Manitobans that daylight saving time will end in Manitoba early Nov. 4 when clocks will be set back one hour. Under The Official Time Act, daylight...


Province Announces Apprenticeship Awards of Distinction

November 2, 2018
Apprenticeship Manitoba and the Apprenticeship and Certification Board hosted the 12th annual Apprenticeship Awards of Distinction last night at the RBC Convention Centre, where Education and...


Manitoba Government Fixing Flawed Hiring Processes

November 1, 2018
The Manitoba government is taking steps to ensure its hiring processes reflect and uphold the principles of merit, equity and fairness, Finance Minister Scott Fielding, minister responsible for...


Province Proclaims November as Domestic Violence Awareness Month

November 1, 2018
Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires, minister responsible for the status of women, is proclaiming November as Domestic Violence Awareness Month and urging Manitobans to speak out...


New President and Chief Executive Officer Appointed to Lead Manitoba Hydro

November 1, 2018
Premier Brian Pallister today announced that Jay Grewal will succeed Kelvin Shepherd as president and chief executive officer of Manitoba Hydro, effective Feb. 4, 2019. “I am honoured...


Province Urges Long-term Care Facility Residents to Get Special High-dose Seasonal Flu Vaccine

November 1, 2018
The province is reminding Manitoba seniors that the high-dose influenza vaccine is once again available for residents of long-term care facilities aged 65 years and older, Health, Seniors and...


Manitoba Announces New Immigration Pathways for International Students

November 1, 2018
The province has introduced two new pathways for international students under the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP), Education and Training Minister Kelvin Goertzen announced...