Youth arrested in reported downtown robbery attempt

Youth arrested in reported downtown robbery attemptOn Jan. 27, Portage la Prairie RCMP arrested a female youth and charged her with; Robbery, Possession of a Weapon for a Dangerous Purpose and Carry Concealed Weapon in relation to a mid-December 2018 downtown incident. At about noon on Dec. 13, 2018, Portage la Prairie RCMP received a robbery report from a business located…

Sharpe Sisters display new harmony

Sharpe Sisters display new harmonyThe Portage Citizen The Sharpe Sisters, the local trio best known for their musical harmonies and down-to-earth songs, are showing another side of their creative world. The sisters, Kathy Bryce, Colleen Bryce and Carolyn Whitfield opened an art exhibit at the Portage & District Arts Centre today showing their harmony goes beyond music and family…

RCMP report Jan. 21-27

RCMP report Jan. 21-27The following is a summary of police activity in the Central Plains Area (Portage la Prairie, Treherne, Amaranth and the surrounding Rural Municipalities). The reporting dates are between 2019-01-21 and 2019-01-27. During this time period police responded to 257 calls for service   Traffic violations 115      Traffic Offences (Highway Traffic Act) 8          Vehicle Collisions 1         …

Gordie Tentrees & Jaxon Haldane tonight on Glesby mainstage

Gordie Tentrees & Jaxon Haldane tonight on Glesby mainstageGreywood Label Services After 548 concerts in 11 countries since coming together in 2014 including Celtic Connections (Glasgow, Scotland) and National Folk Festival (Canberra, Australia) Gordie Tentrees & Jaxon Haldane release their debut album, “GRIT” in 2018 which will in part drive the setlist tonight on the Glesby stage. All songs contain GRIT, the essential…

Police summary Jan. 14-20, 2019

Police summary Jan. 14-20, 2019The following is a summary of police activity in the Central Plains Area (Portage la Prairie, Treherne, Amaranth and the surrounding Rural Municipalities). The reporting dates are between 2019-01-14 and 2019-01-20. During this time period, police responded to 245 calls for service   Traffic violations 90        Traffic Offences (Highway Traffic Act) 5          Vehicle Collisions 0         …
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