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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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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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Provincial Investments Support Choice in Child Care for Manitoban Families

August 26, 2020 Manitoba Invests $22 Million in New Grant Programs and Expanded Tax Credit: Stefanson The Manitoba government is investing more than $22 million in new and reallocated funds to improve sustainability and create child care spaces for more … Continue reading

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Manitoba Government Enhances Back to Work Wage Subsidy Program

August 26, 2020 $100,000 in Financial Support Available for Businesses to Get More Manitobans The Manitoba government is enhancing its Back to Work program to support more Manitoba businesses in bringing back their employees to increase their operations and the … Continue reading

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Online Provincial Pandemic Response System Launched to Inform, Guide Manitobans on COVID-19

August 19, 2020 – BACKGROUND INFORMATION New Public Health Preparedness Tool Will Keep Manitobans Safe: Premier The Manitoba government has launched the #RestartMB Pandemic Response System, a new public health online tool that connects Manitobans with clear, timely, and more … Continue reading

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Province Renews Funding to Help Ensure Safe and Caring Learning Environments

Up to $100,000 Will Renew and Extend Respect in School Program: Goertzen August 6, 2020 The Manitoba government will provide up to $100,000 to renew and extend a funding agreement for 2020-21 for the Respect in School (RIS) program, which … Continue reading

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Classroom Learning to Resume in September For All Manitoba Kindergarten To Grade 12 Students

July 30, 2020: Province Working with School Divisions, Public Health to Welcome Students Back Safely: Goertzen Classroom learning will resume on Sept. 8 for all students in kindergarten through Grade 12 at schools across Manitoba following last spring’s suspension caused … Continue reading

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