Writer suggests painting flags for Manitoba’s 150th

Next year the Province of Manitoba will celebrate its 150th anniversary of the founding of the Province.

Writer suggests painting flags for Manitoba’s 150thNext year, 2020, will be celebrated by the Province of Manitoba as the 150th anniversary of the founding of the Province. How will we, in Portage la Prairie, acknowledge this? Check the latest Statistics Canada census results (2016). Portage la Prairie had 12, 949 folks in the reporting boundary of the municipality. Of this total,…

Portage doesn’t rank in worst roads campaign

Portage doesn’t rank in worst roads campaignPortage doesn’t rank in worst roads campaign The Portage Citizen Apparently Portage potholes and bumps aren’t making the grade in this year’s CAA Manitoba Worst Roads campaign. Except for Provincial Road 247 at LaSalle and Provincial Road 450 at Boissevain, as of April 2 the Top 10 worst roads in Manitoba honours all go to…