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Friday, April 20, 2018

Perceptions of Crime and the Services Provided by the Brandon Police Service

The Brandon Police Service have now made public the results of a 2016 survey, seeking feedback from the residents of Brandon, regarding their perceptions of crime and the services provided by the police service. In total 518 residents elected to respond to the survey titled “the Community Engagement Survey”. Twenty-one questions were asked in total.…

Multiple Arrests Following Confrontation with Brandon Police

Three people were arrested, and detained, overnight following an incident in Brandon on Saturday evening. Police say that a traffic stop was underway, in the 600 block of 34th Street, when a 29-year old passenger decided to vacate the vehicle and start a confrontation with a member of the Brandon Police service. Assistance was requested.…

One Brandon Business Closes, Another Set to Open It’s Doors

Krevco Lifestyles in Brandon has closed their doors, as of February 28th. Krevco, best known for being a swimming pool builder and supplier of hot tubs & spas, also sold patio furniture, fireplaces, bbqs, and fitness equipment. The 14,220 sq foot retail space, located 1240-18th St, is currently listed for sale with a local Realtor…

Costco to Raise Membership Fee

Big-box Giant, Costco, has announced that they will be raising membership rates for the first time since 2011. Gold Star Membership will increase from $55 to $60 per year; and their Executive Membership will jump from $110 to $120 per year. Costco generates about 72% of its operating income from membership fees. The fee increases…

MPIC Supports Fraud Awareness Month

Manitoba Public Insurance Media Release Manitoba Public Insurance and its ratepayers saved $31.6 million from 2012 to 2015 thanks to successful anti-fraud efforts by the public auto insurer. March is Fraud Prevention Month and this year marks the 13th anniversary of the annual education and awareness campaign that encourages Canadians to recognize, reject and report…
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