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Andrew Micklefield Congratulates Gateway Church’s Conversational English Program – March 20, 2018 – Private Member’s Statement

Madam Speaker, two years ago Rossmere resident Julia Todd wanted to help newcomers settle in North Kildonan. A three-time immigrant herself, Julia knows firsthand the difference friendly locals can make to those finding their way in a new culture. Along … Continue reading

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Province Presents Third Quarter Report For 2017-18 Fiscal Year

March 12, 2018 PROVINCE PRESENTS THIRD QUARTER REPORT FOR 2017-18 FISCAL YEAR – – – Keeping our Promises, Managing Expenditures, Moving in Right Direction: Friesen The Manitoba government released its third quarter report for the 2017-18 fiscal year, demonstrating the … Continue reading

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Honoured to Chair Child Welfare Committee

Honoured to Chair Child Welfare Committee – March 2/7 – Canstar Herald When people think of provincial politicians, most envision debates over potential laws at Manitoba’s legislature. While this is an important aspect of our work, in actuality it takes … Continue reading

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Province Allocates Funds to 63 Child Care Centres Across Manitoba

News Release – Manitoba March 2, 2018 PROVINCE ALLOCATES FUNDS TO 63 CHILD CARE CENTRES ACROSS MANITOBA Backgrounder BKG-ChildCareFunding-FAM.pdf The Manitoba government is allocating funds to 621 early learning and child care spaces at 63 centres across the province, Families … Continue reading

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Province Funds More Than 120 Projects to Maintain Health Facilities Across Manitoba

February 26, 2018 PROVINCE FUNDS MORE THAN 120 PROJECTS TO MAINTAIN HEALTH FACILITIES ACROSS MANITOBA STEINBACH—The Manitoba government has approved more than 120 projects across the province with funding totalling nearly $30 million to ensure health-care facilities are properly maintained, … Continue reading

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Quebec and Manitoba Reiterate Their Shared Position on Homegrown Cannabis

QUEBEC AND MANITOBA REITERATE THEIR SHARED POSITION ON HOMEGROWN CANNABIS Winnipeg, February 16, 2018 – During a trip to the Manitoba capital, Quebec’s Minister responsible for Canadian Relations and the Canadian Francophonie, Jean-Marc Fournier, and Manitoba’s Minister of Education and … Continue reading

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Province Offers Free Park Entry for February

February 1, 2018 PROVINCE OFFERS FREE PARK ENTRY FOR FEBRUARY – – – Free Fishing Weekend Feb. 17 to 19 The Manitoba government will continue the tradition of offering free park entry for the entire month of February so Manitobans … Continue reading

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New book focuses on local history

New book focuses on local history By: Andrew Micklefield Posted: 01/26/2018 2:28 PM Anyone with interest in local history should get a copy of the North East Winnipeg Historical Society’s recent book, North East Winnipeg History — Elmwood, East Kildonan, North Kildonan, a … Continue reading

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Second Phase of Shoal Lake 40 Road Construction Work Awarded

January 30, 2018 SECOND PHASE OF SHOAL LAKE 40 ROAD CONSTRUCTION WORK AWARDED Construction of the second phase of the Shoal Lake Band 40 all-weather road is set to begin, linking the community to the Trans-Canada Highway, Indigenous Services Minister … Continue reading

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Province Selects Public Sector Expert To Conduct Mandatory Review of the Accessibility for Manitobans Act

January 16, 2018 PROVINCE SELECTS PUBLIC SECTOR EXPERT TO CONDUCT MANDATORY REVIEW OF THE ACCESSIBILITY FOR MANITOBANS ACT Manitoba Families advises a Manitoban with a long history in the public sector has been selected to perform a comprehensive and mandatory … Continue reading

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