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Manitoba Announces Funding for Community Mobilization Project

The Manitoba government is providing nearly $95,000 to the Manitoba Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) including $25,000 to a community mobilization project that provides integrated and comprehensive supports to young people and families at risk in Portage la Prairie and the surrounding region, Justice Minister Cliff Cullen announced here today. “Our priority is to keep Manitobans safe, and one way […]

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Monitoba Enforcement Results in Seizure of Illegal Tobacco from Retail Stores

Manitoba Finance’s Taxation Special Investigations Unit recently seized 45,117 contraband cigarettes plus 3,600 stolen cigarettes and $10,506 in cash from three Winnipeg retail locations, all owned and operated by the same people. A total of five individuals were found selling or in possession of illegal tobacco products not marked for Manitoba tax purposes. Cigarettes from a Winnipeg break and enter […]

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Manitoba Province Announces Winter Road System Open

All northern communities now have access to Manitoba’s winter road system, allowing for the delivery of supplies, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler announced today. “Winter roads not only facilitate the hauling of freight to northern and remote communities, but also provide the residents with temporary inter-community travel as well as road access to the rest of the province,” said Schuler.  “Our […]

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Manitoba invest more than $1 million For farm safety

The Canadian and Manitoba governments are investing more than $1.1 million over five years in the Keystone Agricultural Producers (KAP) to deliver the Farm Safety Program and to develop safety tools, training and resources for farmers in Manitoba, Federal Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Lawrence MacAulay and Manitoba Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler announced today. “Our government acknowledges the importance of raising awareness regarding farm […]

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Province annouce appointment to manitoba public insurance board

Two new members have been appointed to the Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI) board of directors, Crown Services Minister Colleen Mayer announced today. “MPI is committed to exceptional coverage and service, affordable rates and safer roads through public auto insurance,” said Mayer. “The board of directors provides strategic oversight to the corporation and we are pleased to appoint these outstanding individuals […]

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Province deliver funding to reduce crime across manitoba

Investment in Brandon Police Service Will Help Reduce Property Crime, Break Cycles of Crime: Premier BRANDON—The Manitoba government is distributing nearly $450,000 through the Proceeds of Crime Fund to Manitoba police agencies to engage communities in combating the illicit drug trade and reduce crime, Premier Brian Pallister and Justice Minister Cliff Cullen announced here today. “We will continue to invest […]

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Province Announces Conservation Trust Now Accepting Project Proposals

Partnership with Province, The Winnipeg Foundation and Manitoba Habitat Heritage Corporation Helps Protect and Preserve Nature: Squires The Manitoba government is looking for projects that conserve and enhance natural infrastructure and support the Made-in-Manitoba Climate and Green Plan, Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires announced today. “When we launched the Conservation Trust, we envisioned a partnership that would support projects aimed […]

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Province Takes Action Against Gender-Based Violence

New Cabinet Committee on Gender-Based Violence Will Better Integrate Government Services: Squires The Manitoba government is remembering victims of gender-based violence and creating a cabinet committee to find solutions, Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires, minister responsible for the status of women, announced today. “Manitoba has some of the worst rates of gender-based violence in Canada,” said Squires. “As Dec. 6 […]

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Manitoba introduce legislation for drunk drivers

Immediate Roadside Prohibition Approach Offers Immediate Sanctions at Roadside, Allows Police to Remain on the Road: Cullen The Manitoba government has introduced amendments to The Highway Traffic Act that would adopt more serious sanctions for drunk drivers while keeping more police on Manitoba’s roads, Justice Minister Cliff Cullen announced today. “There are still too many people who haven’t gotten the […]

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Appointment made to manitoba liquor and lotteries corporation board

Two new members have been appointed to the Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries Corporation (MBLL) board of directors, Crown Services Minister Colleen Mayer announced today. “The board of directors for Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries plays an important role in our province,” said Mayer. “We are happy to appoint Manitobans who share MBLL’s dedication to supporting provincial programs and initiatives that touch […]