Helgi Jones Parkway will be the new official name of a section of PTH 8 leading through the Hecla / Grindstone Provincial Park to Gull Harbour Point,

Helgi Jones Parkway Honours Long-time Community Proponent

June 23, 2017
HECLA ISLAND—Helgi Jones Parkway will be the new official name of a section of PTH 8 leading through the Hecla / Grindstone Provincial Park to Gull Harbour Point, named in honour of a...


Province Issues Wind Alert for South Basin of Lake Winnipeg, Areas of Lake Manitoba

June 23, 2017
The Hydrologic Forecast Centre of Manitoba Infrastructure reports the lake wind-effect forecast for this afternoon and tomorrow suggests a strong wind-effect warning for the South Basin of Lake...


New Pediatric Ward Opens at Brandon Regional Health Centre

June 23, 2017
The new pediatric ward at Brandon Regional Health Centre (BRHC) is now complete following its move from the fifth floor to a newly renovated space on the second floor, Health, Seniors and Active...


Manitoba Government Celebrates New Affordable Housing Project In Winnipeg

June 22, 2017
A unique affordable housing project in Winnipeg is now accepting tenants, Families Minister Scott Fielding announced today.  “Our government has invested more than $8.4 million in...


Province Provides Update on Rail Closure Due to Flooding in Northern Manitoba

June 22, 2017
The Emergency Measures Organization of Manitoba Infrastructure reports that over 15 agencies from eight provincial departments and federal representatives in partnership with the Town of...


Canada and Manitoba Partner to Expand BizPaL Service

June 22, 2017
Starting and running a business in the Municipality of Russell-Binscarth just became easier thanks to BizPaL, an online business permit and licence service that saves time spent on paperwork and...


Province Announces New Appointments to the Travel Manitoba Board

June 21, 2017
The Manitoba government has appointed a new chair, vice-chair and new directors to Travel Manitoba’s board of directors, Growth, Enterprise and Trade Minister Cliff Cullen announced today....


Province Makes New Appointments to Two Boards

June 20, 2017
The Manitoba government has made new appointments to two boards within the Department of Families, Families Minister Scott Fielding announced today. “The Vulnerable Persons Hearing...


Province Appoints New Members to Manitoba Museum Board

June 20, 2017
The Manitoba government has appointed five new members to the Manitoba Museum board of governors, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Rochelle Squires announced today. “The Manitoba...


Province Announces New Appointments to University of Winnipeg Board of Regents

June 20, 2017
The Manitoba government has appointed three new members to the University of Winnipeg board of regents, Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced today. Monica Wood and Bruce...


Province Launches Review of College Education

June 19, 2017
Manitoba is undertaking a comprehensive review of college education to identify opportunities to strengthen the system, improve outcomes for students and focus programming on skills needed in...


New Seniors' Complex Offers Safe, Affordable Housing in Russell

June 16, 2017
RUSSELL—A new housing complex serving Russell and surrounding communities will ensure seniors have access to safe and affordable housing. To mark the grand opening of Park Manor, the...


Province Begins Process to Build New Schools in Winkler and Niverville

June 16, 2017
The Manitoba government, Hanover School Division and Garden Valley School Division have issued a request for proposals (RFP) from architectural consulting teams to finalize the design and...


New Mental Health, Addictions Crisis Centre for Youth Open in Thompson

June 16, 2017
Youth in northern Manitoba dealing with a mental health or addictions crisis can now access the care and services they need at the newly openedHope North Recovery Centre for Youth, Health,...


Canada and Manitoba Partner to Expand BizPaL Service

June 15, 2017
ROSSBURN—Starting and running a business in Rossburn Municipality just became easier thanks to BizPaL, an online business permit and licence service that saves time spent on paperwork and...


Province Protects Islands on Lake Winnipegosis, Designates Two New Provincial Parks

June 15, 2017
The Manitoba government is designating two park reserves, Goose Islands and Grand Island, as Manitoba’s 91st and 92nd provincial parks, Sustainable Development Minister Cathy Cox announced...


Premier Kicks off Reciprocal Bike Tour to Honour 200th Anniversary of the Selkirk Treaty

June 15, 2017
Premier Brian Pallister kicked off his reconciliation bike tour today at the Manitoba Legislative Building to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Selkirk Treaty and recognize the...


Province Recognizes Young Manitobans for Outstanding Contributions to Healthy Living

June 14, 2017
Ten outstanding Grade 12 students from rural, northern and urban areas across the province are being recognized for outstanding contributions to healthy living in their schools and...


Fire Bulletin #2

June 14, 2017
Manitoba Sustainable Development and the Office of the Fire Commissioner advises that recent rains have reduced fire danger levels sufficiently so burning permits will once again be issued in...


Manitoba Welcomes Real Estate Leaders from Across North America

June 14, 2017
The Manitoba government is pleased to welcome real estate leaders from across North America who are visiting Winnipeg this week to learn about the province as part of an inbound trade mission,...


Province Responds to Omnitrax Rail Closure Due to Long-term Flooding in Northern Manitoba

June 9, 2017
The Province of Manitoba is aware of the recently announced Omnitrax rail closure and continues to be actively engaged with affected stakeholders in northern Manitoba to ensure essential...


Fire Bulletin #1

June 2, 2017
Manitoba Sustainable Development and the Office of the Fire Commissioner advise that hot, dry and windy conditions have elevated the wildfire danger levels in many areas of the province and...