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Friday, 03 November 2017 15:25

Look for the fireballs in the sky this weekend as they fly by

Goodness gracious great balls of fire, the South and North Taurid meteor showers are flying over the Parkland this weekend.

These large meteors look like fireballs as they fly through the sky.

The South and North Taurid meteor showers are reaching their peak on the 5th. This year’s show is in a lull year which means only about 5 will fly by each hour. The reason this meteor shower is interesting is because they tend to burn brighter than other shows. 

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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.