Manitoba Launches New FASD Pilot Project for Young Adults Involved in the Justice System

September 30, 2020
A new, three-year pilot project will provide fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) assessments and diagnoses to young adults who have come into contact with the law, with the goal of reducing...


Province Testing Paving Materials Made with Recycled Asphalt Shingles

September 30, 2020
The Manitoba government will test asphalt-paving mixtures that include recycled asphalt shingles, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced today.   “Our government is...


Province Advises New Mobile Testing Site to Open in Winnipeg Today

September 30, 2020
Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living advises a new mobile testing site for COVID-19 will open today at 1181 Portage Ave. in Winnipeg operating from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., seven days a week....


Province Issues High Wind Effect Warning for South Shores of Lake Manitoba and Lake Winnipeg

September 29, 2020
Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre advises high winds developing overnight Wednesday and lasting until Thursday early morning may result in high wind effects along the...


Manitoba Seeks Comprehensive Inventory, Assessment of Housing Properties

September 29, 2020
The Manitoba government is issuing two requests for proposals (RFP) to conduct a comprehensive inventory and evaluation of the province’s entire housing portfolio, which will help to...


COVID-19 Bulletin #204

September 29, 2020
The current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 2.2 per cent and 34 new cases of the virus have been identified as of 9:30 a.m. today, bringing the number of cases in Manitoba to...


Manitoba Government Keeps Its Word to Balance the Books, Reports Modest Surplus in 2019-20 Year-End Fiscal Report

September 29, 2020
Watch news conference Through fiscal discipline and targeted front-line investments over the past four-and-a-half years, the Manitoba government is reporting a modest surplus in its...


Government Welcomes Auditor's Report on Drinking Water Oversight as Many Improvements Underway

September 28, 2020
The Manitoba government welcomes the Office of the Auditor General’s (OAG) report on Drinking Water Safety Oversight and has advanced many of its recommendations, while committing $3...


COVID-19 Bulletin #203

September 28, 2020
Watch news conference   Public health officials are reporting an additional death related to COVID-19, a male in his 70s from the Prairie Mountain Health region. This brings...