PCs elected to 2nd majority government

PCs elected to 2nd majority government  Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister has led his party to a second term as a majority government. The 2019 Manitoba general election was held on Sept. 10, to elect the 57 members of the 42nd Manitoba Legislature. Led by Premier Brian Pallister, the incumbent Progressive Conservatives lost only two seats and were re-elected to…

March to Portage cenotaph honours military sacrifice

March to Portage cenotaph honours military sacrifice

March to Portage cenotaph honours military sacrificeMickey Dumont The Portage Citizen On June 6, 75 years ago boys who signed up to fight in World War II were called upon to fight like men with orders to storm the beaches at Normandy. On June 6, 2019 to honour their bravery and how it helped shape the world, veterans, the RCMP, the…

Wishart out as Premier shuffles cabinet

Wishart out as Premier shuffles cabinetPremier Brian Pallister announced changes to the provincial cabinet today and moved Portage MLA Ian Wishart from Minister of Education and Training to legislative assistant. The premier has moved Kelvin Goertzen (MLA for Steinbach) from the health portfolio to that of Department of Education and Training. He is also government house leader. Ian Wishart (MLA…