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Government Announces Consultations on Mandatory Entry-Level Training for Truck Drivers

December 5, 2018 GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES CONSULTATIONS ON MANDATORY ENTRY-LEVEL TRAINING FOR TRUCK DRIVERS The Manitoba government will move forward with a broad consultation with industry and other affected stakeholders on mandatory entry-level training (MELT) for truck drivers in the province, … Continue reading

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Province Announces Increased Funding for Hip, Knee and Cataract Procedures To Reduce Wait Times for Manitobans

November 22, 2018 PROVINCE ANNOUNCES INCREASED FUNDING FOR HIP, KNEE AND CATARACT PROCEDURES TO REDUCE WAIT TIMES FOR MANITOBANS – – – $5.3-Million Investment Will Significantly Add to Number of Surgeries Performed: Friesen The Manitoba government is investing more than … Continue reading

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Fifth Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine Clinic Opens in Selkirk

November 14, 2018 FIFTH RAPID ACCESS TO ADDICTIONS MEDICINE CLINIC OPENS IN SELKIRK – – – Clinics Offer Front-line Help For Manitobans: Friesen SELKIRK—Manitoba’s fifth Rapid Access to Addictions Medicine (RAAM) clinic has opened, providing an option for residents of … Continue reading

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Province Honours Canadian Indigenous Veterans

November 8, 2018 PROVINCE HONOURS CANADIAN INDIGENOUS VETERANS – – – November 8 Marks National Aboriginal Veterans Day Indigenous and Northern Relations Minister Eileen Clarke today acknowledged Indigenous veterans who served Canada during times of war and international conflict as … Continue reading

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Manitoba Highlights Crime Prevention Programs Receiving Provincial Support

October 31, 2018 MANITOBA HIGHLIGHTS CRIME PREVENTION PROGRAMS RECEIVING PROVINCIAL SUPPORT – – – Province Sends Youth to Attend Crime Prevention Event, Donates Forfeited Vehicle to Crime Stoppers: Cullen To mark Crime Prevention Month, the Manitoba government is investing in … Continue reading

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Province Reminds Manitobans New Penalties For Distracted Driving in Effect November 1

October 31, 2018 PROVINCE REMINDS MANITOBANS NEW PENALTIES FOR DISTRACTED DRIVING IN EFFECT NOVEMBER 1 – – – Distracted Driving Fines Triple, Roadside Licence Suspensions Implemented: Schuler Manitobans are reminded that stricter penalties for distracted driving come into force tomorrow, … Continue reading

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Pre-Budget Consultation Underway, Province Launches Interactive Citizen Budget

October 22, 2018 PRE-BUDGET CONSULTATIONS UNDERWAY, PROVINCE LAUNCHES INTERACTIVE CITIZEN BUDGET An interactive citizen budget feature will allow Manitobans to build their own provincial budget as part of Manitoba’s pre-budget consultations, said Finance Minister Scott Fielding. “Building a provincial budget … Continue reading

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Province Announces Details of New School in Waterford Green

October 11, 2018 PROVINCE ANNOUNCES DETAILS OF NEW SCHOOL IN WATERFORD GREEN One of Winnipeg’s fastest-growing neighbourhoods will benefit from a new kindergarten to Grade 8 school in Waterford Green, details of which were announced today by Premier Brian Pallister. … Continue reading

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Manitoba Invests In Drug Enforcement, Specialized Tools and Training for Winnipeg Police Service

October 4, 2018 MANITOBA INVESTS IN DRUG ENFORCEMENT, SPECIALIZED TOOLS AND TRAINING FOR WINNIPEG POLICE SERVICE The Manitoba government is investing nearly $350,000 in the Winnipeg Police Service (WPS), with over half the funding dedicated to specialized resources and training … Continue reading

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Manitoba Rejects Carbon Tax, Moves Ahead With Made-In-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan

MANITOBA REJECTS CARBON TAX, MOVES AHEAD WITH MADE-IN-MANITOBA CLIMATE AND GREEN PLAN The Manitoba government will move forward with its Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan, without a carbon tax, Premier Brian Pallister announced today. Last year, the Manitoba government received … Continue reading

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