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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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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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One person, one vote, many ways

One person, one vote, many ways

There are more ways to cast your vote in an election besides marking a ballot on election day, says Canada’s Chief Electoral Officer. “While most people vote on election day, they could instead choose

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Economic Action Plan continues to create jobs and economic growth for Canadians

Economic Action Plan continues to create jobs and economic growth for Canadians

Winnipeg, MB – Jobs and economic growth continue to be created by Canada’s Economic Action Plan announced Member of Parliament for Kildonan-St. Paul, Joy Smith. Mrs. Smith was in Winnipeg today to tour the

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Updated Discover Canada citizenship study guide now available

Updated Discover Canada citizenship study guide now available

Vancouver, March 14, 2011 — The popular citizenship study guide, Discover Canada: the Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship, has been updated and is now available, Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, announced

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MP Joy S Applauds Canada’s Summer Job Program

MP Joy S Applauds Canada’s Summer Job Program

Winnipeg, Manitoba, January 5, 2010— Joy Smith, Member of Parliament for Kildonan-St. Paul, applauds the Government of Canada for announcing a significant investment in the Canada Summer Jobs program that will create more job

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