Local Brandon News
As a result of an ongoing investigation from September 2016, it was revealed that a 25-year-old man was involved in an inappropriate sexual relationship with a 14-year-old female.
At approx. 1500 hrs on Friday afternoon Police received a call of a hit and run in the 100 block of McTavish Ave. The suspect vehicle rear-ended another vehicle and then drove away.
At 11:15 am, Selkirk RCMP were advised that 18 month old, Seaira Neveah HUNTER, and her mother Rebecca MIKALOSH, 36, had not attended a scheduled visitation with Seaira’s father.
A 39-year-old male been arrested for multiple charges including Assault (Domestic), Assault with a Weapon, Overcoming Resistance to Commit, Threaten to Cause Death and Forcible Confinement following an “isolated incident” in Brandon today.
On February 4, 2017 Cam Toews, and his Centruy 21 team, held the 7th Annual Easter Seals Bonspiel at Riverview Curling Club raising $14,500 in the process. This year 32 teams once again hit the ice in support of the event. Cam says “It is really fun to see how enthused people are to sign up, making organizing it a lot easier.”
On the heels of the recent release of the 2016 census data, the timing is opportune for a new outlook on the strategic direction of the Town of Minnedosa, which recorded an approximate 5% drop in population during a period when other rural centres are reporting record growth.
The City of Brandon released a statement today that Scott Hildebrand, Brandon City Manager, tendered his notice of resignation effective the end of March of 2017.