COVID-19 Bulletin #358

February 28, 2021
Public health officials advise two additional deaths in people with COVID-19 have been reported today: •    a male in his 80s from the Winnipeg Health region; and...


COVID-19 Bulletin #357

February 27, 2021
Public health officials advise four additional deaths in people with COVID-19 have been reported today: •    a female in her 80s from the Winnipeg Health region;...


Statements on the Authorization of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 Vaccine

February 26, 2021
While the approval of the AstraZeneca vaccine is very good news, the vaccine still needs to be shipped to Manitoba. We will continue to press the federal government for details on shipments, and...


COVID-19 Bulletin #356

February 26, 2021
Watch news conference Public health officials advise one additional death in a person with COVID-19 has been reported today: • a male in his 70s from the Southern...


Governments Provide Affordable Housing for Families in Central Winnipeg

February 26, 2021
Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. Today, all three levels of government have joined forces to provide 18 affordable modular apartments for women and their...


Statement from Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton on the Economic Review of Bipole III and Keeyask

February 26, 2021
Today, after an extensive and extremely thorough review, Manitobans finally have answers to key questions regarding the Bipole III and Keeyask projects and the former government’s role in...


COVID-19 Vaccine Bulletin #44

February 26, 2021
It was announced earlier this week that members of the general population are eligible to be immunized, based on age. Eligibility is being expanded again today to include:...


Province Releases Spring Thaw Outlook

February 26, 2021
Manitoba’s Hydrologic Forecast Centres spring thaw outlook reports the risk of a major spring high water event remains low in most Manitoba basins and is still dependent on weather...


Province's Second Protein Summit a Resounding Success

February 25, 2021
More than 650 individuals from across the globe attended the Manitoba Protein Summit, hosted by the government of Manitoba and the Manitoba Protein Consortium, Agriculture and Resource...


Province Considers Changes to Public Health Orders, Seeks Feedback on Manitobans' Reopening Priorities

February 25, 2021
The Manitoba government is asking for public feedback on possible changes to the public health orders, while continuing to monitor COVID-19 variants of concerns and protecting the health-care...


Province Approves $9.14 Million in Fire Protection Grants to Protect Manitobans

February 25, 2021
The Manitoba government’s one-time fund, created to provide fire protection and emergency response across the province, was so greatly received that additional funding has been invested,...


COVID-19 Bulletin #355

February 25, 2021
Public health officials advise one additional death in a person with COVID-19 has been reported today: • a male in his 70s from the Winnipeg health region. The current five-day...


Manitoba Protecting Schools, Providing Healthy Learning Environments through Safe Schools Fund

February 25, 2021
The Manitoba government will continue to prioritize protecting Manitobans and maintaining a safe and healthy learning environment for all students, teachers and staff with projected spending of...


COVID-19 Bulletin #354

February 24, 2021
Public health officials advise one additional death in a person with COVID-19 have been reported today: • a female in her 90s from the Winnipeg health region linked to the outbreak...


Manitoba First Nations Vaccination Data Now Available Online

February 24, 2021
  First Nations vaccination data is now publicly available through First Nations websites and on the Manitoba government’s COVID-19 data hub, Dr. Marcia Anderson, public health...


COVID-19 Vaccine Bulletin #43

February 24, 2021
The new supersite in Selkirk will be located at the former Selkirk General Hospital, located on Easton Drive, and expected to open in early March.  More information about the supersite in...


COVID-19 Bulletin #353

February 23, 2021
Public health officials advise no additional deaths in people with COVID-19 have been reported today. The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is five per cent provincially and 4.3...


COVID-19 Enforcement Update

February 23, 2021
The Manitoba government is providing an update on ongoing enforcement efforts to protect Manitobans from the spread of COVID-19. A total of 155 warnings and 27 tickets were issued for the...


Province Hosts Second Protein Summit

February 23, 2021
The province’s second Manitoba Protein Summit kicked off today, a virtual gathering of key agricultural, food-processing and academic stakeholders engaged in accelerating the...


COVID-19 Bulletin #352

February 22, 2021
Watch news conference Public health officials advise two additional deaths in people with COVID-19 have been reported today: • a female in her 90s from the...


COVID-19 Vaccine Bulletin #42

February 22, 2021
Vaccine Administration  To date, 62,365 doses of vaccine have been administered including 37,130 first doses and 25,235 second doses. Manitoba remains second among provinces in the...


Province Expands Safe at Home Manitoba Programming, Unveils Revamped COVID-19 Public Awareness Campaign to Protect Manitobans

February 22, 2021
The Safe at Home Manitoba grant has been expanded to support more than 300 projects totalling $5 million to help Manitobans stay active and engaged while adhering to public health orders, Sport,...


Province Launches Organics Green Impact Bond

February 22, 2021
The Manitoba government is launching a unique $1-million Green Impact Bond that will support projects that help divert organic waste from landfills, create green jobs and reduce greenhouse-gas...


Province's Ice-Jam Mitigation Program Underway on Red River

February 22, 2021
  The province will begin its annual ice cutting this week on the Red River to reduce the potential for ice-jam flooding, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced today....