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,…

MP says Liberals failing on Chinese canola decision

Conservative House Leader and Portage-Lisgar MP Candice Bergen has raised concerns about what steps the Liberal government is taking to address China’s decision to halt canola shipments

MP says Liberals failing on Chinese canola decisionMorden, MB – Conservative House Leader and Portage-Lisgar MP Candice Bergen has raised concerns about what steps the Liberal government is taking to address China’s decision to halt canola shipments by Richardson International. “Southern Manitoba is a major producer of canola. This action has serious concerns for this region,” Bergen said. “Blocking trade in Canada's…