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Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Surveillance video helps nab theft suspect

Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release On January 13, 2020, police received a report of the theft of merchandise from a business in the 1600 block of 18th street. The suspect’s image was captured on the businesses security camera, and the suspect was identified. On February 18, 2020 shortly before 5:00 am, the 22-year-old male suspect…

STOMP OUT STIGMA Summit, an energetic day of education and conversation surrounding mental health

1 in 7 youth in Manitoba were diagnosed with a mental disorder between 2009 and 2013. 75% of young Canadians with mental health problems don’t seek help.  Brandon & Area SPIN (Suicide Prevention Implementation Network) partnered with the Mental Health Commission of Canada’s Headstrong Youth Anti-Stigma Initiative in 2014.  It is based on their award-winning…

Stolen Vehicle Recovered/Pursuit

Source:Brandon Police Service Media Release On February 15th, police received a report of a vehicle, which had been stolen from The Victoria Inn Parking lot sometime overnight.  Police observed this vehicle the next night travelling in numerous back lanes.  The vehicle fled westbound on HWY 1A where it drove off the roadway and became stuck in the ditch.  The…

BSD School Administration Announcements

Source: Brandon School Division Announcements Brandon School Division Senior Administration and Board of Trustees are pleased to announce that Mr. Rob Tomlinson has been appointed as Principal of Earl Oxford School effective September 8, 2020. He will continue in his current role as Acting Principal at Earl Oxford until June 30, 2020. Mr. Tomlinson began…

Rivers Community Centre’s canteen no-longer accepting cash, effective Monday February 17

Update: Sunday, February 16 It was learned earlier today, via a post on their Facebook page, that the Riverdale Community Centre's canteen in Rivers will no-longer be accepting cash as of Monday, February 17. The decision was made at a board meeting Tuesday evening. Debit, Visa, and MasterCard will be accepted. "There was a number of things that…
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