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Province Announces $600,000 for Projects to Protect Environment, Deliver Green Economic Opportunities

January 26, 2021 – Conservation and Climate Fund Grants Nearly Doubled: Guillemard The Manitoba government will provide $600,000 in new grants through the Conservation and Climate Fund to eight organizations for green initiatives throughout the province, Conservation and Climate Minister … Continue reading

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Province Highlights Plans to Protect Vulnerable Manitobans With Comprehensive Vaccine Prioritization List

January 27, 2021 – Manitobans Invited to Learn More About Province’s Vaccine Plans in Upcoming Town Hall: Stefanson The province has released a four-stage immunization plan that builds on medical expertise and Manitoba‚Äôs current approach to the vaccine campaign, with … Continue reading

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Manitoba Government Announces Virtual Engagement for Budget 2021

January 22, 2021 – Online, Telephone Feedback will Help Shape Provincial Priorities to Protect Manitobans: Fielding The provincial government is inviting Manitobans to participate in virtual and telephone engagement sessions and an online survey to help shape Budget 2021, Finance Minister … Continue reading

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Province Provides Update on Vaccine Supply and Plans

January 15, 2021 – Manitoba’s Careful Plan to Protect Manitobans Means No Appointments Will be Cancelled: Stefanson No vaccine appointments have been cancelled in Manitoba following news that upcoming Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine delivery schedules will be delayed across Canada, Health … Continue reading

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Protecting Vulnerable Manitobans and Creating Job Opportunities Focus of New Cabinet and Departments

January 5, 2021 – First Black Manitoban Appointed to Cabinet with Women Holding Key Portfolios: PallisterBiographies of New MinistersMandates of New Departments The Manitoba government is creating two new departments to protect vulnerable Manitobans and spearhead new job opportunities for … Continue reading

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Manitoba Opens First Covid-19 Immunization Clinic

December 16, 2020 – Winnipeg Doctor Becomes First Manitoban to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine The Manitoba government launched its first COVID-19 immunization clinic this morning to deliver the life-saving vaccine to the first priority group of health-care providers, Premier Brian Pallister … Continue reading

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Modelling Demonstrates Restrictions Necessary to Protect Manitobans Against Covid-19

December 4 – Following Rules, Staying Home Key to Bringing Case Numbers to Manageable Levels: Roussin New COVID-19 modelling released by the Manitoba government shows restrictions were needed to protect Manitobans in November, Health, Seniors and Active Living Minister Cameron … Continue reading

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Province Announces Inaugural Winners of Manitoba Accessibility Awards

December 3, 2020 – Disabilities Issues Office to Become the Manitoba Accessibility Office: Stefanson To mark the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the Manitoba government has named the winners of the first annual Manitoba Accessibility Awards, recognizing their commitment … Continue reading

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Province Launches New Training and Recruitment Initiatives to Support And Protect the Disability Services Sector

November 30, 2020 The Manitoba government is introducing new training and recruitment initiatives to help ensure agencies that serve Manitobans with disabilities have adequate staff, while also creating employment opportunities, Families Minister Heather Stefanson announced today, noting this work is … Continue reading

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Manitoba Public Insurance to Issue Second Round of Rebate Cheques to Policyholders

November 30, 2020 – Wharton: Protecting Manitobans by Providing Immediate Relief to Customers During COVID-19 Pandemic For the second time this year, Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) will be providing immediate financial relief to its policyholders, Crown Services Minister Jeff Wharton … Continue reading

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