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Province to Partner With Xplornet to Improve Connectivity to Hundreds of Rural, Remote and Indigenous Communities Throughout Manitoba

May 13, 2021 Protecting Manitobans, Advancing Manitoba by Improving Broadband and Cellular Service in Communities and Along Transportation Corridors: Pallister, Helw BackgroundersBroadband CommunitiesCoverage MapCellular Communities Following a competitive tendering process, the Manitoba government has signed a memorandum of understanding with … Continue reading

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Manitoba Has Administered More Than 500,000 Doses to Protect Against Covid-19

May 5, 2021 Manitoba continues to make progress in the largest immunization campaign in the province’s history, as more than 500,000 doses have been administered and more than 40 per cent of people aged 18 and older have received at … Continue reading

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Province Investing Additional $2.5 Million in Trails to Support Outdoor Recreation Opportunities for Manitobans

April 21, 2021 – Funding Meets Increased Demand for Activities Promoting Health and Well-Being During Pandemic: Ministers The Manitoba government is investing an additional $2.5 million to establish the Manitoba Trails Strategic Fund in order to help create, maintain and … Continue reading

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Province Investigating More Than $21 Million to Increase Accessibility and Enhance Quality of Life for Manitobans With Disabilities

April 14, 2021 New Investments Will Support Barrier-Free Services, Improve Service Delivery and Protection for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities: Squires The province is supporting accessibility and greater protection for Manitobans living with disabilities through a new $20-million endowment fund that … Continue reading

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Partnership with 211 to Provide Transportation Options for Covid-19 Vaccine Appointments

April 15, 2021 – Service Will Help Connect Seniors and People with Mobility Issues to Available Providers: Stefanson The Manitoba government is launching a new partnership with United Way’s 211 Manitoba to help connect seniors and people with mobility issues … Continue reading

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Budget 2021: Protecting Manitobans, Advancing Manitoba

April 7, 2021 Today, Finance Minister Scott Fielding released Budget 2021: Protecting Manitobans, Advancing Manitoba and shared the Manitoba government’s plan to protect Manitobans and their services through COVID-19 and advance the provincial economy past the pandemic. “COVID-19 has upended … Continue reading

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Governments of Canada and Manitoba Announce New Supports For Child-Care Centres in Response to Covid-19

March 19, 2021 Child care is not a luxury – it’s a necessity. The COVID-19 pandemic has only increased the social and economic challenges faced by Manitoban families, particularly those where parents are unable to return to work due to … Continue reading

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Province Providing Funds for Homelessness Supports For Hundreds

March 2, 2021 – More Than $2.5 Million for Additional Wrap-Around Supports to Individuals Experiencing Homelessness in Winnipeg: Squires The Manitoba government is providing $2.56 million to the Manitoba Non-Profit Housing Association (MNPHA) for projects in Winnipeg over the next … Continue reading

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Manitobans’ Reopening Priorities Form Basis for New Public Health Orders, Effective March 5 at 12:01 A.M.

Cautious Reopening Continues with a Focus on Gradually Reopening Activities, Services While Protecting Manitobans Health and Safety: Pallister Following a request for public feedback on a variety of proposed changes to the current public health orders, the Manitoba government is … Continue reading

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Province Considers Changes to Public Health Orders, Seeks Feedback on Manitobans’ Reopening Priorities

February 25, 2021 – With Emergence of Variants of Concern, Focus Has to be on Reopening Cautiously and Safely While Protecting Manitobans: Pallister The Manitoba government is asking for public feedback on possible changes to the public health orders, while … Continue reading

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