Wednesday Chris was in Winnipeg at Prairie Livestock Expo, Mcing the Wingstix for Wishes chicken wing eating contest. Ten very brave individuals signed up to see how many deliciously sauced wings they could eat over two rounds... all in support of the Children’s Wish Foundation of Manitoba.

The organization grants wishes across the province, including here in Southern Manitoba, and Chris caught up with Development and Fundraising Coordinator Leila Dance.



The Children’s Wish Foundation of Manitoba is the chapter that started it all for the national organization which has been in existence for over 34 years.

And who won the chicken wing eating contest? It was Aaron Hofer... the 2016 Champion... who ate 40 wings, over two heats, in a matter of minutes. All the money raised yesterday will support the work of the Foundation, which is on pace to grant over 50 wishes this year to children facing difficult medical situations... including right here in Southern Manitoba.

What's Happening

We Remember Tim Wiebe and Tim Sights

It is with heavy hearts we share the news Tim Wiebe, the long time writer and creator of Tim Sights, passed away Thursday, March 14th after a battle with cancer. Tim…

A Family Vacation Unlike Any Other... To Everest Base Camp!

Lots of families take winter vacations together, but very few would put facing the mental and physical challenges of scaling to Everest Base Camp in Nepal on that list.… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Contact CJRB

Call us in the studio
General Inquiries: (204) 534-6000

CJRB General
Box 1220
420 South Railway
Boissevain, MB


CJRB is a proud part of Golden West Broadcasting Ltd.