Are You Interested In Being A City Councillor Or Mayor?

Visit the Civic Centre or call 204-822-4434 to find out more.

Altona police are on the hunt for a stolen vehicle and the suspected car thief.
    
A warrant has been issued for 28 year old Alexey Eykhorst of Morden. Police say Eykhorst took a vehicle from a local car dealership on Wednesday under the premise of a test drive and then failed to return it.
    
Eykhorst is approximately 6’ tall, 165 lbs, with blue eyes and blonde hair.
    
He is also wanted on two other warrants from other Manitoba police agencies.
    
The stolen car is a 2009 ford explorer, Eddie Bauer Edition. It's black and tan in colour with a dealer plate number of D41-236.
    
Anyone with information in this case is asked to contact the Altona Police Service 204-324-5353 or Manitoba Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8467.Police are also urging the public not to approach Eykhorst or the vehicle if located. They are to instead call 911 and report the incident to local police.

APS Alexey Eykhorst stolencar JAN2018The stolen vehicle is black and tan 2009 Ford Explorer, Eddie Bauer Edition, with a dealer plate number of D41-236.

More Local News

Hot Temperatures Help Open Kin Splash Park In Carman

With a daytime high reaching into the 30s Wednesday, the conditions couldn't have been better for opening day of the Kin Splash Park in Carman. A handful of kids were ready to splash around and cool…

Winkler Leads Region's Growth With $11.5 Million In New Industrial Construction

June was another huge month of growth for Winkler, with permit values more than doubling those of its neighbouring communities combined. Last month Winkler saw 34 permits taken out with a combined…

Winkler Gardeners To Be Featured In Provincial Magazine

A number of local greenthumbs will have their backyard masterpieces showcased in a magazine. Margaret Penner, the Director of the Winkler Horticulture Society, notes she was approached by the…

Cannabis Retailers Will Be Expected To Pay Annual Social Responsibilty Fee

The Manitoba government would like to eliminate the illegal marijuana market and promote safety with the implementation of new components in its recreational cannabis regulatory regime, according to…

Persistant Dry Conditions Giveway to Crop/Livestock Watering Worries

Concern over water levels is starting to grow as dry conditions persist across the region, according to Justin Reid, manager of the LaSalle/Redboine Conservation District. Reid said he hasn't heard…

Liberal Win Important For Party

Last night saw the provincial Liberal Party regain party status in the legislature, as leader Dougald Lamont won the by-election in the St. Boniface riding. Portage-Lisgar Liberal riding association…

Winkler Man Charged In Assault/Shooting In Portage, Other Suspects At Large

A Winkler man has been charged in a shooting and aggravated assault in Portage. Tyler Tukundum, a 26-year-old from Winkler, has been arrested and charged with aggravated assault that occurred in…

New Look To Go Along With A New Name

Manitoba First Nations Police Service is getting a new look, to go along with their new name. They'll soon be sporting new decals on patrol vehicles, new badges, patches and dress uniforms. Inspector…

Vandalism At Stampede Grounds Ends In Arrest

July 6, Morris RCMP arrested a 22-year-old male from Morris due to vandalism at the Morris Stampede grounds. RCMP had been contacted on June 25, shortly before 9:00am, reporting that someone had…

Winkler Arena Expansion Moving Forward, NHL Player Questions Vision

Local residents and professional hockey players recently shared thoughts and concerns on Winkler's plan for a second arena and exhibition centre. "We need to see a bigger vision," Winkler native and…

PembinaValleyOnline.com is your only local source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Login