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New Facilities To Enable More Camp Options at TMBC

The Turtle Mountain Bible Camp has been fund-raising over the past number of years to replace the kitchen and dining facilities for the camp. The new building has come up nicely over the past few…

Dream Catchers Musical to Display Young Canadians' Hopes

The Dream Catchers musical is coming to the International Peace Garden's Masonic Auditorium Saturday, July 29. The storyline is based on young Canadians' dreams of a Canada 150 years from now. To get…

Wawanesa Property in Movie Producers' Sights

A property north of Wawanesa may become the latest filming location for Netflix's movie How It Ends. Producers of the action-thriller have been in contact with municipal officials to ask about…

Worldwide 4-H Members Gather in Ottawa

Thirty five 4-H representatives from Manitoba attended the Global 4-H Summit that took place in Ottawa, Ont. from July 11 to 14. Over 500 delegates from 35 out of the 70 countries involved with 4-H…

Communities in Bloom Judges Impressed With Westman

The judges came-a-calling last week to the Westman area, visiting a number of communities including Brandon, Boissevain-Morton, and the International Peace Garden for the Communities in Bloom…

Oak Lake: One of Many Communities Outraged at Coming EMS Changes

Many communities are outraged at the changes coming their way due to the closing of more than a dozen emergency medical services in rural Manitoba. Councillor for the RM of Sifton, Scott Phillips,…

Maguire Says Voicing Concerns Over EMS Closures May Bring Results

When Health Minister, Kelvin Goertzen, announced that changes were going to take place affecting Manitoba’s EMS stations, members of rural Manitoba’s volunteer First Reponder, medical staffing, and…

Boissevain Youth Job Centre Hosts Friday Park Lunch

Every Friday at noon, an organization from the community hosts the lunch in the park at the Farmer’s Market in Boissevain, located at the Romance of the Railway Park. This past week, the Brandon…

Turtle Mountain Bible Camp Call-out for Volunteers

Turtle Mountain Bible Camp is in full swing with hundreds of campers heading out to the beautiful Partridge Lake in the southwestern hills and forest of Turtle Mountain. With all the happenings at…

Medieval Theme for this Year's VBS in Killarney

The week-long Vacation Bible School program was held again this year in Killarney. This year's theme was Son Castle Fair, and people dressed up in medieval costume. Theresa Wiebe, official…

WestJet Adds More Services to Brandon

WestJet has announced that two more weekly flights have been added between Brandon and Calgary starting this winter. This brings the total number of weekly flights from 10 to 12, a 20 per cent…

"Avoiding A Collision Starts Before You Get In The Vehicle"

Even one fatality is too many, says an RCMP media relations officer. Tara Seel says there were 48 collisions resulting in 52 deaths at this time last year, compared to 33 collisions resulting in 36…

Brandon Offers Bike Program For Newcomer Youth

Healthy Brandon in Motion's bike program for newcomers recently warped up and will be happening again in August. This program is partnered with Healthy Brandon and Westman Immigrant Services. Other…

Severe Thunderstorms Pounds Parts of Southwest

Severe thunderstorms moved through parts of Southern Manitoba Friday night, and into early Saturday morning with the most serious weather contained to the southwestern part of the province.…

Summer Games Torch Passes Through Brandon

The Manitoba Hydro Torch Relay returned to the City of Brandon this summer, 20 years after the Canada Summer Games were held there in 1997. The relay is meant to stir up excitement for the upcoming…

Human Rights Exhibit Opens at International Peace Garden

Visitors of the Interpretation Centre at the International Peace Garden (IPG) can now learn more about human rights from the Garden's latest exhibit called Our Canada: My Story. The display,…

Bomber Alumnus Helps IPG Bloom with Donations

If someone were to ask Winnipeg Blue Bombers alumnus Mike Hameluck what he has been up to since he retired from the CFL, among many things, he would share the story about his immersive philanthropic…

B.U. Boasts $417-M Annual Economic Impact

Brandon University released a study earlier this week showing how they are a significant economic driver of the City of Brandon and the Westman area, and how they are responsible for more than $417…

131st Annual Oak Lake Fair Happening This Weekend

Oak Lake will be hosting its 131st annual fair this weekend. President for the Oak Lake Agricultural Society, Kyle Cochrane, said Saturday will be packed full of events. The day will start off with a…

Hikers Discouraged from Visiting Historical Site at RMNP

A plane crash dating back to the Second World War, hidden in the depths of Riding Mountain National Park has been luring curious hikers onto risky trails, something the park officials have been…

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Men's 3 Person Scramble Golf Tournament

29 July 2017 10:00

Killarney Lakeside Golf Course, Killarney





Minto Sports Day

29 July 2017 18:00

Minto Rink, Minto





BBQ and Family Evening

03 August 2017 18:00

Deleau Park, Deleau





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