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Northern Manitoba active COVID-19 cases drop to 30, Manitoba falls to 297 province-wide

Northern Manitoba active COVID-19 cases drop to 30, Manitoba falls to 297 province-wide

Three cases remain active in Flin Flon/Snow Lake/Cranberry Portage district
Liberals, Conservatives, NDP pick northern federal election candidates for Manitoba, Sask.

Liberals, Conservatives, NDP pick northern federal election candidates for Manitoba, Sask.

Both Ashton, Vidal run for reelection, opposing parties pick their people
Fire near Highway 106 now under control, smoke dissipates, other fires continue spread

Fire near Highway 106 now under control, smoke dissipates, other fires continue spread

A major northern Saskatchewan fire is now under control, while heavy smoke around the Flin Flon area has cleared.
Pelican Narrows plans lockdown following rash of recent COVID-19 cases

Pelican Narrows plans lockdown following rash of recent COVID-19 cases

Cases increasing, people who attended wedding, anniversary party later test positive
Manitoba, Sask. changing vaccine strategies, Sask. shifting to "targeted outreach"

Manitoba, Sask. changing vaccine strategies, Sask. shifting to "targeted outreach"

Manitoba set to provide vaccines for childhood diseases through clinics, schools, Sask. moving away from larger clinics
Moana crowd favourite at Reston Fair

Moana crowd favourite at Reston Fair

Erickka Patmore (formerly of Pipestone) was at the Reston Fair as a character performer, performing as Moana (aka “the Wayfinder”). She sang songs from the movie “Moana”, played games with the kids, as well as being in the parade.
'World's cutest sea otter' Rialto has a book published about his heart-warming journey

'World's cutest sea otter' Rialto has a book published about his heart-warming journey

Vancouver Aquarium celebrity sea otter Rialto, whose miraculous recovery captured hearts around the world in 2016, has now reached a whole new level of fame…
Baby Beluga hitmaker Raffi still attracts a crowd, 40 years on

Baby Beluga hitmaker Raffi still attracts a crowd, 40 years on

The iconic children’s performer, now known simply as Raffi, began performing folk songs for children in 1976, after trying his hand alongside other folk troubadours in Toronto.
Humboldt Broncos holding contest to name new mascot

Humboldt Broncos holding contest to name new mascot

HUMBOLDT — The Humboldt Broncos have a new mascot – and they are asking local students to give it a name. Those submitting an entry will not only have to give a name, but also give a reason behind the name.
Winter came to Squamish: artist commissioned by Game of Thrones

Winter came to Squamish: artist commissioned by Game of Thrones

Sarah Symes was one of 18 artists chosen to repurpose props