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  1. Prairie Thunder rolls at Yorkton airportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... car. Generally the duo race in Western Canada, including Alberta, B.C. and Saskatchewan. This year they plan to add Manitoba and some of the northern U.S. races. While she doesn't actually drive the car down the track, Borden is an important part of ...

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  2. Thunder Bay reservists among those getting winter trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... is 38 Brigade Group's annual Arctic Response Company Group exercise and includes reservists from Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Northern Ontario. With the Arctic Response Company Group, used by the Canadian Armed Forces to support the Regular Forces and ...

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  3. Manitoba bands headed to Texas for SXSWRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    A showcase of western Canadian talent is planned for March 16 at Canada House, the festival's venue for Canadian indie music. Yes We Mystic is performing, coming off an all-acoustic set at The Good Will and teeing up their third European tour.

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  4. Glenboro's Charlotte Oleson remembered for commitment to public serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Brandon Sun

    ... she was probably involved. She played a central role in the formation of the 130-hectare Criddle/Vane Homestead, Manitoba's 79th provincial park, which was designated on Feb. 24, 2004, but it's the countless smaller accomplishments that nudged her ...

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  5. Ontario's Rachel Homan rolls past Northern Ontario 7-5 to set up...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Canada.com

    Ontario skip Rachel Homan watches her shot against Northern Ontario in the semifinal of the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in St. Catharines, Ont., on Saturday night. Homan advanced to face Manitoba in Sunday's final.

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  6. Crashing the net has Blackhawks' Artem Anisimov on pace for career seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    A deflection by Blackhawks center Artem Anisimov's gets past Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck as Jets left wing Nic Petan defends during the second period on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, in Winnipeg, Manitoba. A deflection by Blackhawks center Artem Anisimov's gets past Jets goalie Connor Hellebuyck as Jets left wing Nic Petan defends during the second period on Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

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  7. Power disrupted near Portage la Prairie, Man., after trailer comes off truck, rolls into Hydro poleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | CBC News

    One of two trailers being towed by a semi near Portage la Prairie, Man., became disconnected on Friday night. Power was briefly knocked out near Portage la Prairie, Man., Friday night when a trailer became dislodged from the semi that was towing it and hit a hydro pole near the junction of Highway 16 and the Trans-Canada Highway.

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  8. Canadian cities are failing to deliver on the promise of being sanctuary citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | CBC News

    Since the beginning of the year, Emerson, Manitoba, population 689, has become famous as the place where more than 100 people trekked through the snow to enter Canada from the United States. Emerson is not a sanctuary city.

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  9. Parry Sound Muskoka MP says no to asylum seekers' refugee claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | CottageCountryNow.ca

    ... to create a plan. "This problem is only going to increase, at risk to the crossers, but also the community. Emerson Manitoba is groaning under the weight of accommodating people and being the place where people need to find housing in an interim ...

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  10. City transit department looking for low ridership solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Times-Herald

    Mark Sture, transit and fleet manager with the City of Moose Jaw, is trying to figure out why the decrease from 481, 302 riders down to 349,758 happened and how to fix it. "I don't have all the answers," Sture said to city councillors on Thursday.

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  11. Love of Lightning: - SRemembering a wonderful horseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Brandon Sun

    In 1957, I attended Mount Allison University as a theology student. That spring, I was sent to Manitoba on a mission field.

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  12. Natives take over 8th with winRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Brandon Sun

    Nick Schultze scored twice as the Neepawa Natives came back from a pair of two-goal deficits to beat the visiting Portage Terriers 6-5 in a shootout and move into the final playoff spot in one of three Manitoba Junior Hockey League contests on Friday. Griffin Chwaliboga scored in the ninth round of the shootout for the Natives , who have gone 5-0-2 in their last seven games and moved past the Swan Valley Stampeders.

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  13. Chiefs, Wheaties triumphRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Brandon Sun

    Jake Thomson's power-play goal late in the first period proved to be the winner as the Brandon Wheat Kings beat the Pembina Valley Hawks 2-1 on Friday in the first night of Manitoba AAA Midget Hockey League playoff action. In Morden, after Everett Bestland put the Hawks on the board 10:23 into the first period, Tate Popple tied the game 43 seconds later.

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  14. Fred Penner spreads nostalgic joyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Free Press

    ... his career that were gratifying. One of the earliest and most fond memories came in 1979 at the University of Manitoba, in the form of a woman with an inspiring story. The woman had three children, one of which had a brain tumour. Taking a record ...

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  15. Manitoba defence lawyers criticize proposal to eliminate preliminary inquiriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Globe and Mail

    Glenn Joyal, of the Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench, speaks to a reporter in Winnipeg on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012. 1 comment

  16. Northern Subway Selects start playoffs this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | The News

    Like any hockey team, the Northern Subway Selects will be counting on their veterans when they start the Nova Scotia Female Midget AAA Hockey League playoffs this weekend. "We rely on those who have been around - the sophomores and seniors," said assistant coach Steve Halliday, who said the veterans are expected to mentor the younger players: keeping them upbeat, highlighting what they do well.

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  17. Province Providing Funds to Train Newcomers for Wood Manufacturing JobsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | PressReleasePoint

    The Manitoba government is partnering with the Wood Manufacturing Council to prepare newcomers in the Winkler/Morden region for jobs in the wood manufacturing industry, Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced today. Wood manufacturers in the Winkler/Morden region have told us they need help recruiting skilled workers to fill vacant positions, " said Wishart.

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  18. MJHL Announces Award WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | My Manitoba.com

    OCN's Brady Keeper, a guy who has been called "a monster defenseman" by scouts who watch the Manitoba Junior Hockey League, has been named the 2017 MJHL most valuable player. Keeper, who will be off to play hockey at the University of Maine next season, has had a tremendous year leading the Blizzard back to the Top 3 in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League.

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  19. City Of Winnipeg To Fix 150 Streets & SidewalksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | My Manitoba.com

    ... million is expected to come from the federal Gas Tax Fund. The balance is budgeted to be funded by the Province of Manitoba and City of Winnipeg. Note the funding levels are yet to be finalized pending the approval of the 2017 provincial budget. The ... 5 comments

  20. Ex-Shark of the Week: Ed BelfourRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | Sports Media 101

    ... not the way Lombardi figured it would at the time. Ed Belfour was born on April 21, 1965. He grew up in Carman, Manitoba, a town of 3,000 souls not far from the North Dakota border, and goaltending became his passion. He was skilled, but not a ...

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