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Province Helping Protect Manitobans By Enhancing Access to Covid-19 Testing, Test Results

October 19, 2020 – Appointment-Based Testing Launching in Winnipeg, Positive Test Results to be Available Online: Friesen The Manitoba government is introducing new, more convenient ways for people to access COVID-19 testing in Winnipeg and positive test results online, Health, … Continue reading

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Province Presents ‘Protecting Manitobans Agenda’ In Speech From The Throne

October 7, 2020 – During This Unprecedented Time, Nothing Matters More Than Protecting Manitobans: Premier As outlined in today’s speech from the throne, the Manitoba government unveiled its ‘Protecting Manitobans Agenda’, with five guaranteed commitments to protect Manitobans, their personal … Continue reading

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Amazon Announces First Operations Building in Manitoba

October 5, 2020 – New Delivery Station in Winnipeg to Create Hundreds of Jobs in Local Economy: Eichler The Manitoba government is proud to welcome Amazon Logistics to the province, Economic Development and Training Minister Ralph Eichler announced today. “The Manitoba … Continue reading

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October 7 2020 Herald Article – Greensite Recycling

Local recycling company thrives A locally owned and operated company is proof that smart recycling can be good for the environment and business. Fueled by curiosity, innovation and old shingles and wood waste, Greensite Recycling on Springfield Road is a … Continue reading

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Manitoba Government Making Progress to Facilitate Visits at Personal Care Homes

Province Awards Tender for Development of Outdoor, All-Season Visitation Shelters: Friesen and Helwer September 15, 2020 The Manitoba government has awarded a construction tender to Manitoba-based PCL Constructors Canada Inc. for the development and construction of all-season shelters at personal … Continue reading

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Provincial Measures to Save Manitoba Households $812 on Average in 2020

September 9, 2020: Measures in Budget 2020 and COVID-19 Response Result in Nearly $406 Million in Provincial Savings Manitoba households are saving on average $812 this year because of measures taken by the provincial government in Budget 2020 and its … Continue reading

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Green Team Funding Helps Group – Herald article for September 9, 2020

Area community clubs, churches and charities benefited from over $200,000 of Green Team grants this summer. Grants offering full wage subsidies for students aged 15 to 29 helped community organizations run children’s programs, maintain and improve facilities, offer COVID-related supports … Continue reading

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Free Provincial Park Entry for Labour Day Weekend

September 3, 2020 FREE PROVINCIAL PARK ENTRY FOR LABOUR DAY WEEKEND The Manitoba government will once again offer free entry to provincial parks to mark the Labour Day long weekend, Conservation and Climate Minister Sarah Guillemard announced today.   “Free … Continue reading

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Province Provides Restoring Safe Schools Information Package For Students, Parents and Educators

September 2, 2020 – link to external source (YouTube content below) The Manitoba government has prepared a number of informational materials for students, parents and teachers as they prepare for a safe and informed return to the classroom, Education Minister … Continue reading

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Manitoba Invests $3.5 Million in New Addictions Supports for HSC Winnipeg’s Emergency Department

September 2, 2020 – Additional Staff, New Observation Beds Will Provide Specialized and Timely Care to Patients: Friesen A new unit and additional addictions, mental health and security staff will be added to the Health Sciences Centre (HSC) Winnipeg emergency … Continue reading

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