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Police Investigating Suspicious Fire Started In Restaurant Bathroom

The Winkler Fire Department responded to a fire at Whitecap Coffee this afternoon. Fire Chief Richard Paetzold notes quick-thinking employees managed to mostly extinguish the fire and minimize the…

Syrians In Altona Reflect On First Year In Canada

Over forty refugees came to Altona from Syria in late 2015 and early 2016. It's been just over a year for Syrians living in Manitoba, many have picked up the language really well, already have jobs,…

Upgrades Will Modernize Altona Culinary Arts Program

Nearly $90,000 in equipment upgrades are slated for the Culinary Arts program at W.C. Miller Collegiate in Altona. A grant from the province's Skills Strategy Equipment Enhancement Fund (SSEEF) worth…

Good Chance For Major Flooding In North Dakota, Parts Of Manitoba

The U.S. National Weather Service says there continues to be a good chance of major flooding at Pembina, North Dakota and into Manitoba this spring. Water has begun to make its way up the Red River…

Play List 150 Sparks Friendly Competition Between Morden And Winkler

Morden and Winkler are challenging each other to see which community can complete more activities on ParticipAction's special list, called Play List 150, in celebration of Canada's 150th birthday…

WSD Proposes 2017-18 Budget

Western School Division (WSD) invited the public to its Budget Exhibition Wednesday. This allowed all the ratepayers to come to and physically see what the Division is spending the tax payers money…

New Tax Break Could Save Expanding Winkler Companies Thousands Of Dollars

The City of Winkler rolled out a new tax break for expanding businesses. Starting in 2017, companies constructing a new building in the next five years will receive a grant in lieu of taxes. Winkler…

Pallister Calls For National Refugee Approach

The provincial government's calling on the federal government to help with the influx of refugees crossing into Manitoba, from the United States. Premier Brian Pallister held a news conference this…

GVSD Considering Options For Upcoming Budget

Garden Valley School Division's first ever budget and school exhibition drew a steady stream of people through the doors of Garden Valley Collegiate last evening. The gym was packed with displays…

Semi Cuts Corner, Gets Stuck

A semi-truck failed to negotiate the corner in Altona's industrial park this morning and got stuck in a ditch. The back trailer was successfully detached and number of attempts were made to pull the…

Provincial Funding Offers A Future To Local Trades Students

A $1.5 million investment from the Province in vocational programs was announced last Thursday by education and training minister Ian Wishart. "These investments will enable high school students to…

Municipality Of Rhineland Welcomes New Councillor, Preps For Spring Flooding

The Municipality of Rhineland has a new councillor. Brad Braun was acclaimed to the post after Benno Loewen stepped down due to health reasons. Reeve Don Wiebe says Braun lives in Gnadenfeld with his…

Wrong Number Connects Police Departments Overseas

The Morden Police Service has made friends in its sister city of Morden, England in an unusual way. And the Morden Police Department, in Merton in the United Kingdom is reminding people to check the…

Snowmobile Trails Now Closed

Less than 24 hours after taking a wait and see approach, South East Sno-Riders has announced it has closed its entire trail system. On Tuesday morning, President Dave Boutang told Steinbachonline.com…

UPDATE: Husband And Wife Facing Charges After Standoff At Winkler Residence (VIDEO)

Winkler Police report a husband and wife are facing charges following an incident which began with a traffic stop, and ended at the family's residence in Winkler. According to the report, a joint…

Morden and Winkler Residents Donate Millions in 2015

According to the most recent and complete data from the Canada Revenue Agency, in 2015, $2.7 million was donated to Morden-based charities, and $4.8 million was donated to those in Winkler. The final…

GVSD Budget Exhibition To Demonstrate How Tax Dollars Are Being Used

The Garden Valley School Division will host its first ever Budget & School Exhibition this evening. The event will replace the way the board has run its annual public budget consultations in the…

Emerson Cafe Opens Its Doors To Asylum Seekers

Little Jay's Cafe In Emerson opened its doors to the public for the first time just over a week ago, and today was welcomed with a big surprise. "I heard rustling, movement and noise coming from the…

Falk Confident Emerson Will Get More Resources

A Manitoba MP is confident RCMP will provide the security Emerson residents need in light of the increasing number of illegal migrants crossing the border near the community. Dozens of people were…

Carman Group Aims To Improve Local Business Climate

Efforts continue by the Carman-Dufferin Economic Development Committee to help the local business community succeed. Chair Richard Dyck says there are three goals to the group's action plan -…

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