George Canyon/Doc Walker sell out a high-energy performance

George Canyon/Doc Walker sell out a high-energy performance  The ‘Hit After Hit’ tour filled the Glesby stage with Canadiana country and pop Saturday night to an enthused sold-out crowd. Canadian country multiple JUNO Award winner George Canyon on a national Canadian tour with hit-makers Doc Walker and Charlie Major made Portage la Prairie one of more than 30 towns and cities along…

Manitoba Country Voice competition Saturday

Manitoba Country Voice competition SaturdayRecording deal included in Manitoba Country Voice prize packet The Portage Citizen Saturday night will mean a little bit more to Keara Barrett, Kelly MacAulay, Sam Murray, Ariel Isbister, Janalee Bell, Jennifer Campbell, Cody Wilkinson, Corrie Bud, Brett Forzley and Ayla Palmer all finalist in the third annual Manitoba Country Voice talent show. The 10…

BAM inducts Doc Walker into Hall of Fame

BAM inducts Doc Walker into Hall of FameWell after Doc Walker gets off stage, the buzz surrounding the affable duo fills the silence. Last week the Broadcasters Association of Manitoba inducted the much-lauded Manitoba country music talent into the Broadcasters Association of Manitoba's Music Hall of Fame! As Doc Walker, Dave Wasyliw and Chris Thorsteinson can so far celebrate their musical careers with…

Portage concert to benefit Humboldt “hockey family”

Portage concert to benefit Humboldt “hockey family”By Mickey Dumont The Portage Citizen As Thursday brought the sad news the death toll in the Humboldt Broncos tragedy rose to 16, the Portage Regional Recreation Authority (PRRA), Golden West and the City of Portage la Prairie announced a benefit concert to aid in whatever ways possible. Local music titans Doc Walker and 2017…