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Friday, 10 November 2017 13:41

Veterans receive preference under the civil Service Act

Reservists with the Canadian Forces who were in active service have been given employment preference under the Civil Service Act.

The new provincial law gives better opportunities for veterans to find jobs in the public service. MLA Nic Curry says this bill gives veterans “new opportunities and the proper recognition that they have earned.”

Bill 215 was made the law today.

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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.