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Province Annouces Task Force on Poverty and Education

September 17, 2021- Task Force will Examine the Correlation BetweenPoverty and Education: Cullen The Manitoba government has established a Provincial Task Force on Poverty and Education that will examine the correlation between poverty and education and work in connection with … Continue reading

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Premier Invests the 2019 Winnipeg Blue Bombers Into the Order of the Buffalo Hunt

September 14, 2021 – Backgrounder At a ceremony at IG Field today, Premier Kelvin Goertzen invested the Grey Cup-winning 2019 Winnipeg Blue Bombers into the Order of the Buffalo Hunt.   “The Winnipeg Blue Bombers players and staff represented their club, … Continue reading

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New Provincial Curriculum Advisory Panel Members Named

September 10, 2021 – Panel Will Provide Input on a Framework for Improved Curriculum: Cullen “The advisory panel will begin their work this fall, beginning with the design of a new provincial framework that will identify the underlying principles of … Continue reading

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Free Entry to Provincial Parks for Labour Day Weekend

September 3, 2021 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. “We want all Manitobans to enjoy the amenities and the … Continue reading

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Province Acknowledges Day for Truth and Reconciliation on Sept.30

September 3, 2021 – Day of Observation Advances Reconciliation, Allows Manitobans to Reflect on Residential School Experiences of First Nations, Métis and Inuit: Lagimodiere The Manitoba government is recognizing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation as a day of … Continue reading

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Province Meets Commitment of 100 New Supportive Recovery Housing Beds To Strengthen Mental Health and Addiction Services

September 2, 2021 – Province Partners with Brandon and Area Youth For Christ Inc. to Develop New Supportive Recovery Housing Units: Gordon The Manitoba government has fulfilled its commitment of 100 new supportive recovery housing beds with an overall investment … Continue reading

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Historic $812-Million Investment in Health-Care Facilities Will Improve Access and Quality of Care For Manitoba Families

August 23, 2021 – Investment Will Build, Renew and Expand Sites across Province, Establish Brandon as Hub for Western Manitoba: Pallister BackgrounderBackground Information BRANDON—New, expanded and renovated health-care facilities will support improved access and better care for all Manitobans with … Continue reading

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Province Invests in Skilled Trades Training for Indigenous Women, Supports Post-Pandemic Job Growth and Economic Recovery

August 18, 2021 The Manitoba government is investing more than $600,000 to partner with the Manitoba Construction Sector Council (MCSC) to deliver a multi-faceted, skilled-trades training initiative for Indigenous women in four northern and remote communities, Sport, Culture and Heritage … Continue reading

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Manitoba Leads Nation in Economic Recovery

August 6, 2021 – Lowest Unemployment Rate in Canada Advances Manitoba Economic Pandemic Recovery Manitoba is leading the nation in economic recovery, with enough job growth in July to replace any losses from the previous month, according to Statistics Canada, … Continue reading

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Canada and Manitoba Invest $76.6 Million in 17 Projects to Improve Municipal Transportation Infrastructure

July 16, 2021 – Background Information THOMPSON—Investments in local infrastructure by the governments of Canada and Manitoba during this unprecedented time will help stimulate the economy and address the needs of all communities, including rural and remote communities, as they … Continue reading

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