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  1. Will Winnipeg ever be River City?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the challenge is virtually impossible without the co-operation of the other levels of government. Former premier Gary Doer and Premier Greg Selinger also talked about the possibility of using the floodway system to regulate Winnipeg's water levels, ...

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  2. PUB clears way for Hydro rate hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the other two bipoles have been prone to flooding, ice and tornadoes. However, the government under former premier Gary Doer in 2004 ordered Hydro to build the line on the west side of the province, a longer and more costly route that raised the ire ...

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  3. Schreyer says NDP bungling HydroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the north was originally to be built down the east side of Lake Winnipeg, but the government under former premier Gary Doer ordered it to be built on the west side of the province, a longer and more costly route, to protect the east side from ...

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  4. A cautionary fiscal lesson for MulcairRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | The Globe and Mail

    ... of Toronto, referred to former Saskatchewan premiers T.C. Douglas and Roy Romanow, and former Manitoba premier Gary Doer, as examples of New Democrats (and CCFers) practising fiscal prudence. Mr. Mulcair's and his party's claim about the past is ...

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  5. Wish list for the next governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Brandon Sun

    In this 2007 photo, Premier Gary Doer, left, Canad Inns president Leo Ledohowski and Assiniboine Community College president Joel Ward break ground Wednesday on Western Canada's first culinary theatre with stadium seating and broadcast capability at ACC's North Hill campus. Shaun Cameron writes that continuing forward with ACC's relocation to the North Hill campus should be a priority for whichever party wins the provincial election in 2016.

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  6. Energy agency still not a goRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... responsibility for administering energy efficiency programs at that time. The NDP government under former premier Gary Doer had planned in 2003 to create an independent agency to run all energy efficiency, renewable energy, water conservation and ...

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  7. Mr. Dewar nowhere to be found as credit rating fallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... vote Friday on his fiscal strategy. At the beach or down the bolt hole? Maybe, as former NDP premier Gary Doer loved to say, whistling past the graveyard? Editorials are the consensus view of the Winnipeg Free Press' editorial board composed of ...

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  8. A decade after Devils LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... the Sheyenne River that drains into the Red and then heads north to Manitoba. The move enraged then-premier Gary Doer and sparked lawsuits and cross-border acrimony. Manitoba feared foreign biota such as fish parasites would enter the Red, more ...

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  9. Mulcair touts fiscal credentials of NDP governments past; vows more of sameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Neepawa Press

    ... Club of Canada. Mulcair talked about NDP icons such as Tommy Douglas, Roy Romanow or former Manitoba premier Gary Doer - provincial leaders who balanced budgets - even as he took a shot at ex-Liberal MP Bob Rae, who racked up a massive deficit in ...

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  10. BLACK: Federal NDP's platform should give voters pauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... that NDP provincial governments have a superior record in fiscal management. He invoked the names of Manitoba's Gary Doer (1999-2009), Saskatchewan's Roy Romanow (1991-2001), and most especially Tommy Douglas (1944-1961) who had 17 consecutive ...

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  11. Overheard this week: "Mulcair assures Bay Street he will champion Main Street"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | Ndp.ca

    ... medicare. Or Roy Romanow, who rescued Saskatchewan from bankruptcy with prudent fiscal management - or Manitoba's Gary Doer, who has the best track record of any premier in the modern era for balanced budgets. And you don't have to take our word for ...

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  12. Tim Horton Camp Whiteshell opens SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Six years after it was announced to widespread opposition from environmental groups and dismay from First Nations, the $19-million Tim Horton Children's Foundation Youth Leadership Camp will officially open Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. at Sylvia Lake in Whiteshell Provincial Park. In attendance will be Premier Greg Selinger, Canadian ambassador to the U.S. Gary Doer, Tim Horton Children's Foundation president Bill Moir, Pinawa Mayor Blair Skinner, and Minister Jean Desrosiers and Elder Marielee Nault of the Manitoba Metis Federation.

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  13. Tom Mulcair at Economic Club of Canada: 'NDP governments are the best at balancing books'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | National Post

    ... he told the Economic Club of Canada. Mulcair talked about NDP icons such as Tommy Douglas, Roy Romanow or Gary Doer - provincial leaders who balanced budgets - even as he took a shot at former Liberal MP Bob Rae, who racked up a massive deficit in ...

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  14. Mulcair touts fiscal credentials of NDP governments pastRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... Club of Canada. Mulcair talked about NDP icons such as Tommy Douglas, Roy Romanow or former Manitoba premier Gary Doer - provincial leaders who balanced budgets - even as he took a shot at Liberal MP Bob Rae, who racked up a massive deficit in the ...

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  15. Tom Mulcair assures Bay Street he will champion Main StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... “Or Roy Romonow, who rescued Saskatchewan from bankruptcy with prudent fiscal management. Or Manitoba's Gary Doer, who has the best track record of any premier in the modern era for balanced budgets,” said Mulcair. “And you ...

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  16. The circuitous path of Meech LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... despite the fact Howard Pawley had signed the accord, were now having second thoughts under the new leadership of Gary Doer. I decided to strike an all-party committee, with a non-partisan chairman, Prof. Wally Fox-Decent, to travel the province, ...

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  17. Selinger mum on Senate reform issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... an all-party committee of the Manitoba Legislature urged Parliament to introduce elected senators but then Premier Gary Doer had long advocated for abolition. And in 2013, the Selinger government urged Harper to call a premiers' meeting to discuss ...

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  18. Will Crown anchor True North Square?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... NDP ties. Their ranks include board chairwoman Tannis Mindell, the former secretary of the Treasury Board in the Gary Doer and Selinger governments, and vice-chairwoman Leslie Turnbull, a former Manitoba Hydro board member and a partner in ...

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  19. Stephen Maher: Voters likely haven't seen the last of Peter MacKayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | National Post

    ... pundits. Like Trudeau, he may be his party's best hope for the future. MacKay is rumoured to be taking over from Gary Doer as Canada's ambassador to Washington, which would keep him in our thoughts and on our TV screens. That would be the ideal ...

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  20. Ex-Ontario deputy minister sentenced to 3 years in prison for child porn-related offencesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | CBC News

    ... multiple texts on the subject. He previously served as deputy education minister under former Manitoba NDP premier Gary Doer, and also as the dean of continuing education at the University of Manitoba. Levin went on to serve as deputy education ...

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