Provincial Cabinet Shuffle Sees Local MLAs With New Roles

As expected Premier Brian Pallister announced a cabinet shuffle this morning, which also included the restructuring of one department into two. The existing Indigenous and Municipal Relations…

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The 2017 Canada Summer Games wrapped up this past weekend in Winnipeg with the host Team Manitoba breaking their record for most medals won. Team Manitoba chef de mission Barry Moroz joins Dantin…

Oil Caps Add Local Prospect

The Virden Oil Capitals have shored up their defense for the upcoming MJHL season, and the talent was right in their back yard. The team announced Tuesday that it had signed Justin Lee, who grew up…

The Marlins Report

The Brandon Marlins are Western Canada Junior "AAA" Baseball champs for the second year in a row. Coach Brad Schoonbaert will join Dantin Reimer on the Marlins Report, which airs Wednesdays at 11:20…

Off The Tee

Manitoba's men's and women's golf teams finished fourth at the 2017 Canada Summer Games this past week in Winnipeg. Coach Garth Goodbrandson will join Dantin Reimer on Off the Tee which airs Tuesdays…

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North American Farm Leaders Push "Do No Harm" Principle in NAFTA Talks

Three leading farm organizations in North America want NAFTA re-negotiations to focus on modernizing the agreement, rather than tear it apart. Talks between Canada, U.S. and Mexican officials got…

Getting Swath Timing Right in Canola

Canola in Manitoba is getting close to, or is at stage for swathing, however producers are reminded to not be fooled by what the crop looks like on the outside. Anastasia Kubinec with Manitoba…

Harvest Begins in Winter/Spring Cereals, Field Peas

Hot, dry conditions continue to steal the show this growing season. Manitoba Agriculture's Weekly Crop Report indicates that while warm weather has advanced crops, it has also caused some injury in…

Giant Hogweed Could Find Its Way to Manitoba

Giant Hogweed has not yet appeared in Manitoba, however there are concerns the invasive species could eventually make its way here. Giant Hogweed is native to Asia and brought over to Canada as a… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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Boissevain Farmers Market

18 August 2017 11:00

Romance of the Railway Park, Boissevain

Something for Everybody Sale

18 August 2017 16:00

Killarney United Church CE Centre, Killarney

Memorial Golf Tournament

19 August 2017 09:30

Oak Lake Golf Course, Oak Lake

Souris Elks Charity Golf Tournament

19 August 2017 09:30

Souris Golf Course, Souris