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Monday, February 18, 2019

Woman charged with impaired driving following call reporting car in a ditch

Source:  Brandon Police Service Media Release On Saturday morning, at about 6:25 AM, a 911 call was received reporting a car in the ditch in the 4000 block Victoria Avenue East.  When members attended, the female driver showed signs of impairment and she was subsequently brought back to BPS where she provided breath samples.  The…

Community Connection: 20 Questions with Shane Robins

Welcome to the second “Community Connection” feature on www.bdnmb.ca where every few weeks we will be asking a friendly Brandon resident 20 questions about themselves and their life in the area.  This time around Shane Robins takes a turn answering our questions. Name:  Shane Robins First job: Chicken Corral, Neepawa MB Childhood celebrity crush: Prince It’s Sunday…

BU mental health researchers asking men to share their experiences

BRANDON – Researchers at Brandon University (BU) have launched a new project to study the stress experienced by men in the Westman region. The two-year case study, funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada, seeks to address growing mental health concerns in the Prairie provinces. Rates of completed suicide on the…

Maryland Park School – Tender Awarded

During the regular Board Meeting held on Monday, February 11, 2019, our Board of Trustees passed the following motion: Motion 09/2019: That the low Tender from Fresh Projectsin the amount of $22,679,187 (plus GST) for the construction of the new K-8 Maryland Park School be approved. Fresh Projects, a Winnipeg based company, will start the…

Woman drives car into snow bank directly in front of Police Station

Source:  Brandon Police Service Media Release On February 14th, 2019 police located a 40 year old woman from Brandon who had driven her car into a snow bank directly in front of the Brandon Police Station. The woman refused to provide any identification or address and as a result was lodged at BCC until sober.…
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