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19.12.2013

Mother, Daughter Cause Trouble At Crocus Plains High School

There was trouble at Crocus Plains High School yesterday morning! A 17-year-old girl was arrested for being on school grounds due to the fact she was going against a court order which barred her from being there. Constable...[more]


19.12.2013

OmniTrax Promoting Plan

The  President of OmniTRAX Canada is still trying to sell his company's plan to  transport crude oil  to Churchill where it can be loaded onto tankers. Former Brandon-Souris MP Merv Tweed says they've got...[more]


19.12.2013

Virden Mayor Wants PST Gone

The Mayor of Virden is one of many Westman Mayors calling on the Province to remove the PST from their municipality. Jeff McConnell says the current system doesn't make any...[more]


19.12.2013

Province hopes to ease Westman doctor shortage in 2014

Manitoba's new Health Minister says the province hopes to keep more doctors practicing in Westman communities next year. Last summer. a number of towns including Killarney and Deloraine lost doctors to larger centers. But Erin...[more]


19.12.2013

Snow gone, but were back in the 'Deep Freeze'

The cleanup continues after Westman got more snow Wednesday. Environment Canada says Brandon received about 3 centimeters of snow, while Virden got about 10 centimeters. It resulted in slippery road condtions and reduced...[more]


18.12.2013

Baby Bailey Has Had 44 Blood Transfusions, Donor Demand is High

Kristen Philips daughter was born with Cytomegalovirus and needed to start having blood transfusions. Since she has been born baby Bailey has had 44...[more]


18.12.2013

14 Municipalities Have Officially Amalgamated

Fourteen Municipalities in Manitoba are officially amalgamated. Municipal Government Minister Stan Struthers said in a release that the leaders of the communities have worked very hard to find the best pairings so that the new...[more]


18.12.2013

Many Ice and Snow Covered Sections in Western Manitoba

Extreme caution is advised if you are heading out on the highways today. Several accidents have been reported, which has slowed traffic down to a crawl if you're out by the Oak Lake/Virden area on the TransCanada...[more]


18.12.2013

One Accident on the #1 Was Quickly Followed by Another.

One accident led to another on December 18th. In the first accident a pickup truck ran into a semi trailer causing more vehicles to go off the...[more]


18.12.2013

2014 Lieutenant Governor's Winter Festival Almost Here!

The 2014 Lieutenant Governor's Winter Festival is set for the end of January. In total ten pavilions will be a part of the event. Richard Bruce is the Chair for the committee, he says it'll be worth the...[more]


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