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Kevin Lamoureux squeaks out a win in Winnipeg North

Kevin Lamoureux squeaks out a win in Winnipeg North

Incumbent Kevin Lamoureux held on to the Winnipeg North riding by a mere 117 (on election night) votes over NDP candidate, Rebecca Blaike. Supporters at both campaigns were biting nails throughout the evening until

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Gerrard demands NDP ensure affordable housing for new Canadians and students

Gerrard demands NDP ensure affordable housing for new Canadians and students

Over 15,000 new Canadians arrived in Manitoba last year, still no plan to house them WINNIPEG – Today, Manitoba Liberal leader Jon Gerrard called on the NDP to end their neglect of new Canadians

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2011 Federal Election Results for Manitoba

2011 Federal Election Results for Manitoba

Brandon – Souris: CON Merv Tweed* Charleswood – St. James – Assiniboia: CON Steven Fletcher* Churchill: NDP Niki Ashton* Dauphin – Swan River – Marquette: CON Robert Sopuck* Elmwood – Transcona: CON Lawrence Toet

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2011 Census gets underway today

2011 Census gets underway today

OTTAWA – Statistics Canada announced that the 2011 Census gets underway today with more than 15 million dwellings receiving yellow census packages. For the first time, 60% of households will receive a letter replacing

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MFBC donates time to Astral’s National Day of Caring for Kids Radiothon

MFBC donates time to Astral’s National Day of Caring for Kids Radiothon

Manitoban tuned into Hot 103 and QX 104 on May 5th, donated over $602,500 during Astral Media’s National Caring for Kids Radiothon. All across the country, Astral listeners donated over $6.7 million towards the

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Checking Out a Rental Home or Apartment

Checking Out a Rental Home or Apartment

One of the first things most newcomers have to do when they arrive in Canada is find a place to live. Many newcomers find that it can be a good idea to rent their

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Stephen Harper visits Maria Aragon

Stephen Harper visits Maria Aragon

A throng of children on the corner curiously stared as the convoy of black vehicles pulled into a narrow street in west-central Winnipeg. The VIP passengers then stepped out from of the vehicles and

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Manitoba Filipino Business Council election forum focus on role of small businesses in Canadian economy

Manitoba Filipino Business Council election forum focus on role of small businesses in Canadian economy

With the growing population of the Filipino community, Filipino small businesses are on the rise. In some areas there are at least 9 or 10 Filipino establishments serving the community side by side. And

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Manila Road MTS Winnipeg On Demand Documentary 2011

Manila Road MTS Winnipeg On Demand Documentary 2011

Local independent filmmaker, Fernando Dalayoan, is asking the Winnipeg’s Filipino community for help on his short documentary called Manila Road. Manila Road touches on the cultural significance of our vibrant Filipino community in Winnipeg

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Bruinooge Campaign Calls for Volunteers to Fight Flood

Bruinooge Campaign Calls for Volunteers to Fight Flood

April 5, 2011 Winnipeg, MB – Preparation for rising river levels has been the focus of all Manitobans for months now, and effective today, flood officials will be instructing over hundred homeowners along the

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