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NHR CEO Bryant will retire next March: health region

NHR CEO Bryant will retire next March: health region

Northern Health Region CEO Helga Bryant will be retiring from her post, effective next March.
Trio arrested in relation to 2020 death of Denare Beach man

Trio arrested in relation to 2020 death of Denare Beach man

Almost two years after a Denare Beach man died under suspicious circumstances in Shellbrook, three men have been arrested and face charges in his death.
Manitoba Highway 10 back open after flooding, washouts

Manitoba Highway 10 back open after flooding, washouts

Manitoba Highway 10 has fully reopened after days of heavy rain and flooding that washed out some southern portions of the road.
Northern provincial parks expected to open on time, some southern parks see delays

Northern provincial parks expected to open on time, some southern parks see delays

Several provincial parks and campgrounds in Manitoba have had to delay the start of the season and cancel bookings, but parks in the north - for now - will open right on time next week.
Caribou Creek Lodge owners to retire, renovate and sell off business

Caribou Creek Lodge owners to retire, renovate and sell off business

It’s been one of the most known stops along the Hanson Lake Road for over four decades. The owners of Caribou Creek Lodge are now planning to sell the business after running it continuously since 1981.
South expects blizzard this week, but northern Manitoba, Sask. regions likely to avoid the worst

South expects blizzard this week, but northern Manitoba, Sask. regions likely to avoid the worst

Southern Manitoba and Saskatchewan are expected to be rocked by a harsh winter weather system this week, but fear not - the blizzard is not expected to reach this far north.
Manitoba lifts public indoor mask mandate, northern travel restriction, few health orders remain

Manitoba lifts public indoor mask mandate, northern travel restriction, few health orders remain

The clock has struck midnight (well, 12:01 a.m.) for most of Manitoba’s remaining COVID-19 public health orders.
Tuberculosis outbreak reported in Pelican Narrows: PBCN health

Tuberculosis outbreak reported in Pelican Narrows: PBCN health

Pelican Narrows is reporting an outbreak - but not of COVID-19. The community is reporting a spike in tuberculosis (TB) cases in recent weeks.
Manitoba opens winter road system, but opening delayed for Pukatawagan ice road

Manitoba opens winter road system, but opening delayed for Pukatawagan ice road

Most of Manitoba’s winter road system is up and running for this season - except, it appears, for the road to Pukatawagan.
Most of northern Manitoba and Sask. under extreme cold warning, likely to last for several days

Most of northern Manitoba and Sask. under extreme cold warning, likely to last for several days

Northern Manitoba and Saskatchewan, beware - it's going to get really flippin' cold tomorrow and this coming week.