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Manitoba Provides Health System and Covid-19 Response Update

February 24, 2022 COVID-19 related demands on Manitoba’s health system continue to decrease following the pandemic’s fourth wave, enabling Manitoba to prepare for a return to more normal activities and operations including the resumption of many health services that have … Continue reading

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New Grants Available To Support Accessibility Projects For Manitoba Municipalities, Non-Profits and Business

February 14, 2022 – Applications Open March 1 for Funding to Remove Barriers for People with Disabilities, Promote Accessibility Provincewide: Squires The Manitoba government is calling for applications for grants of up to $50,000 from the Manitoba Accessibility Fund (MAF) … Continue reading

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Province Announces $750,000 in Funding For Manitoba Camping Association

February 17, 2022 – Funding to Support Continued Operations of Overnight Camps: Clarke The Manitoba government is providing $750,000 in funding to the Manitoba Camping Association (MCA), to support a COVID-19 economic recovery plan for eligible overnight camps throughout Manitoba, … Continue reading

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Manitoba Accelerating Plan to Reduce Public Health Restrictions Based on Improving Covid-19 Situation

February 11, 2022 – Provincewide Shift to Yellow (Caution) Level Under Pandemic Response System on Feb. 15: Premier Backgrounder-Changes to Public Health Orders With key COVID-19 indicators stabilizing or improving, Manitoba is moving forward with a plan to further reduce … Continue reading

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Manitoba Second-Highest Nationally in Per-Student School Spending, Increasing Funding Again in 2022-23

February 4, 2022 – Funding Increased for School Operations and Cost Pressures by More Than $120 Million, as Property Tax Rebate Continues to be Implemented for Ratepayers: Ewasko 2022-23 SCHOOL DIVISION FUNDING Funding for the Manitoba school system will increase … Continue reading

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Canada and Manitoba Make Child Care More Affordable for Low and Middle-Income Families

February 3, 2022 – Province Triples the Number of Subsidized Spaces and Reduces Parent Fees by 30 Per Cent on Average for Families in Regulated Child Care Manitoba is expanding eligibility to its Child Care Subsidy Program on Feb. 6, … Continue reading

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Province Offers Free Provincial Park Entry for Month of February

January 31, 2022 – Manitobans Encouraged to Take Advantage of Excellent Trail Conditions: Wharton The Manitoba government will again allow free entry to provincial parks for the entire month of February so Manitobans and visitors can take advantage of the … Continue reading

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Manitoba, Federal Governments Provide $1.5 Million To Main Street Project To Support Shelter Expansion

January 26, 2022 – Project Expanding Overnight Capacity by 50 Spaces: Squires The Manitoba and federal governments have provided $1.5 million in funding to Main Street Project (MSP) for a COVID-19 expansion of its shelter facility in Winnipeg’s inner city, … Continue reading

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Diagnostic and Surgical Recovery Task Force Delivering Improvements for Manitobans

January 19, 2022 – Targeted Initiatives to Increase Number of Procedures, Improving Timely Care and Quality of Life for Manitobans: Gordon The Manitoba government has signed agreements and put new initiatives in place to build capacity for women’s health, diagnostics … Continue reading

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Premier Stefanson Announces Changes to Provincial Cabinet, Expands Portfolios to Focus on Priorities of Manitobans

January 18, 2022 – Backgrounder-Biographies of New Cabinet Ministers Premier Heather Stefanson welcomed three new members and a well-respected former member into the provincial cabinet today and unveiled new and reframed portfolios to address the ongoing challenges posed by COVID-19, … Continue reading

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