Former MLA Ed Connery has passed away

Former MLA Ed Connery has passed away

Former MLA Ed Connery has passed awayEd Connery (July 12, 1933, ~ June 14, 2019) passed away after a brief illness on Friday, June 14th, 2019 at St Boniface Hospital at the age of 85 years. In 1986, Ed became the MLA for Portage la Prairie in 1986 until he resigned in 1992. He held various cabinet positions from 1988 –…

PAWS howling happy with Pawlooza in the Park

PAWS howling happy with Pawlooza in the Park

PAWS howling happy with Pawlooza in the ParkPAWS howling happy with Pawlooza in the Park The recent Pawlooza in the Park attracted upwards of 75 people — many more dogs — and most importantly raised money for the Portage Animal Welfare Society (PAWS). The 10th annual Pawlooza in the Park event offered something for everyone including a barbecue, dog adopt-a-thon, activities for…

Portage chamber celebrate business achievements

Portage chamber celebrate business achievementsPreviously published at Shopportagelaprairie.com The Portage la Prairie Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Nov. 16 celebrated outstanding local business achievement and recognized six local businesses and the impact they make on our community at the 2018 Business Awards Celebration at the William Glesby Centre. The award for Outstanding Not for Profit went to the Portage…