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Tuesday, 10 October 2017 16:06

Manitoba Releases Clean Environment Commission Report On The Manitoba-Minnesota Transmission Line

The province released the Clean Environment Commission report on the proposed Manitoba-Minnesota Transmission Project.

Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires noted the report’s recommendations will be considered as part of the licensing decision, along with ongoing Crown consultations with Indigenous communities.


“We appreciate the careful review the Clean Environment Commission has undertaken on this important project and thank all those who participated,” Squires said. “We will be considering the report and recommendations carefully over the next several months.”


The Clean Environment Commission held public hearings in Winnipeg and in La Broquerie. Expert testimony and comments were received from a number of interested participants including expert witnesses retained by participants and the public, the minister noted.

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Reports say Semi hit Portage overpass

Friday, 17 November 2017 19:27
Reports say Semi hit Portage overpass

Reports are saying that a westbound semi hit the Portage overpass on the Trans Canada highway this evening.

Truck slid off bridge into icy water this morning

Friday, 17 November 2017 16:06
Truck slid off bridge into icy water this morning

A 73 year old man from St. Claude, which is south of Portage, rolled his truck this morning.

"Help Yourself to Stay Warm and Well" helping those in need

Friday, 17 November 2017 12:52

Those in need of warm clothing can find what they need at the “Help Yourself to Stay Warm and Well" event.

Pallister injured while on vacation

Friday, 17 November 2017 11:01
Pallister injured while on vacation

The Premier was hospitalised overnight in New Mexico after suffering a broken arm and other cuts and bruises.