RM of Edward hit hard

BRANDON — A small RM in the southwest corner of Manitoba is nearly an island unto itself and has seen exponentially more damage than in 2011. The RM of Edward has been in a state of emergency since June 5 and the latest wrath of flooding is fraying the nerves […]

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Nursery owner last of a growing breed

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE — The consequences from cuts to science take years to surface. But then they surface. Nearly 200 Shubert cherry trees were cut down in Linden Woods parks and boulevards last year due to an unstoppable, sinisterly named disease called black knot. Ditto bronze leaf disease Read More

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Two-wheeled patrols to hit the streets

Police cadets are taking to two wheels this summer as part of a new bike patrol program. Winnipeg police say 16 auxiliary cadets with specialized training will be mobile city wide, increasing patrols in other districts, including bike paths, riverbanks and parks. The idea is to free up regular Read […]

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