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Thursday, February 2, 2023

Province announces increase in funding to all School Divisions

The Manitoba government is strengthening the province’s education system by increasing funding for kindergarten to Grade 12 schools by $100 million for the 2023-24 school year, representing an increase of 6.1 per cent in operating funding, Education and Early Childhood Learning Minister Wayne Ewasko announced today. “Our government believes that all students must succeed regardless…

Brandon Riverbank Inc. names Hammond Executive Director

Brandon Riverbank Inc. announces that Dean Hammond has been named Executive Director of the non-profit charitable organization committed to developing the Assiniboine River Corridor as a gathering place connecting people with nature. Born and raised in Brandon, Dean holds a business degree from Brandon University and is also a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA). Dean has…

Brandon taxi reportedly stolen at knife-point

On January 31st, 2023 at 6:09 am, police received a report from a Taxi driver that his taxi was stolen by two males and one female while in the area of 1st St. and Brock Ave.  The suspects had threatened the driver with a knife, and stole his phone and money. At 6:27 am a…

Employee accused of theft, fraud

In July 2022, police received a report of an internal fraud and theft from a business in the 800 block of 18th Street North.  Between March and July 2022, an employee conducted numerous fraudulent returns and thefts totaling over $2,400.  On January 30, 2023, police arrested a 20-year-old male for Fraud under $5,000 and Theft under…

St. Louis coming to Brandon

Coming soon to Brandon and Winnipeg will be a new restaurant / lounge called St. Louis Bar and Grill. Canadian company with over 75 locations throughout mainly Eastern Canada. St. Louis is now in the process of tendering to build a new location.   The location at this time is unknown. Click here to see a…
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