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Connor Gerbrandt

Dangers of the 52 Highway

RCMP indicate that in the past four years there have been 21 reported accidents between Highway 59 and Steinbach on Highway 52. Reeve for the RM of Hanover Stan Toews says too many collisions occur a... read more..

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Shannon Dueck

Youth Job Centres Winding Down

With the start of school now less than three weeks away, the Manitoba Youth Job Centre program has wrapped for 2018. The Centre in Steinbach closed its doors on Friday, August 17. Greyson Knelsen is ... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Telephone Survey On Sunday Shopping Underway In Steinbach

A telephone survey is underway in Steinbach to gauge interest in Sunday shopping. It was commissioned by local resident David Banman. He has engaged a research firm based in Winnipeg and Vancouver to ... read more..

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Shannon Dueck

Mayor Says Steinbach Has Good Water Supply

Steinbach's Mayor says there is no reason for concern with the city's water supply. Earlier this year, there were rumours circulating around New Bothwell that wells were running dry there, around the ... read more..

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Connor Gerbrandt

Airplane Sustains Minor Damage After Belly-Landing

A malfunctioning plane sustained only minor damage after it performed an emergency belly-landing on Thursday, August 16, at Harv's Air. Operations Manager Adam Penner says the problem was a simple fa... read more..

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Jamie Roy

Hard Work On Ball Diamonds Helps Bring In Westerns

15 teams from all over western Canada are in the area this weekend for the 13, 15 and 18U Western AA Baseball Championships in La Broquerie. Spokesperson Louis Cote says there a lot of factors that p read more..

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Kenton Dyck

Business Leaders Talk Economic Development With Minster Blaine Pederson

The Manitoba Minster of Growth, Enterprise, and Trade spoke to a room full of local business leaders at an Economic Development Breakfast on Thursday. Blaine Pederson spoke about the measures they ar... read more..

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Connor Gerbrandt

Candidate for Reeve Wants to Take RM of Ste. Anne in New Direction

A candidate for reeve in the RM of Ste. Anne wants to take municipality in a new direction. Shirley Hiebert, a resident of Ward 2 near Cherry Hill Estates, suggests that though the RM’s council ... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Special Air Quality Advisory In Effect-Update

Environment Canada has updated a special air quality statement. It says says smoke from forest fires in British Columbia will be with us Friday and Saturday, at times causing reduced visibility and a... read more..

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Kenton Dyck

Couple From The Southeast Helping Rescued Haitian Slave Girls

A couple from the Landmark area have set up a foster home in Haiti for rescued slave girls. Gary Unger and his wife Mavis moved to Haiti in 2016 in an effort to adopt their daughter Mitchella from a ... read more..

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Jamie Roy

Inching Closer To Intersection Work At 12 And Loewen

Improvements to the intersection of Highway 12 and Loewen Boulevard are one small step from becoming reality. Steinbach City Council gave first reading to a by-law that would allow them to widen Loew... read more..

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Shannon Dueck

Hadashville Man Caught For Insurance Fraud

Manitoba Public Insurance is using the case of a Hadashville resident to urge the importance of reporting all suspected fraudsters. Earlier this year, the unidentified man was ordered to repay $35,056... read more..

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Jamie Roy

Pilots Land Malfunctioning Plane

A student pilot and instructor from Harv's Air in Steinbach safely landed a plane on its belly Thursday after noticing a problem with the landing gear. The two were in the read more..

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Kenton Dyck

Two Vehicle Collision Between Steinbach And La Broquerie

Traffic along Highway 52 was being diverted around a two-vehicle collision between Steinbach and La Broquerie early Thursday evening. La Broquerie Fire Chief Alain Nadeau says a small car was t-boned... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Heavy Smoke Blocks Out The Sun

The sky has an eerie look in southeastern Manitoba Thursday. Dense smoke from forest fires in British Columbia is blanketing the skies and obscuring the sun. Conditions are forecast to ... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Steinbach Intersection Closed For Repairs

An intersection in Steinbach is closed Thursday and Friday. The intersection of Lumber Avenue and Third Street is closed as it undergoes repairs. A construction crew is removing damaged pieces of the ... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Injured Horse Rider Making Amazing Recovery

Rebecca Fentum-JonesA woman who was seriously injured in a horse riding accident near St. Malo two months ago is recovering much more quickly than doctors expected. 22-year-old Rebecca Fentum-Jones w... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Siemens Will Seek A Fourth Term On City Council

Steinbach city councillor Jac Siemens will run for re-election this fall. Siemens has served for the past 12 years and would like to do so for at least another four. He says his motivation to be a cou... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Goertzen's New Role Involves Considerably More Than Education

Steinbach MLA Kelvin Goertzen says there is more to his new role in the provincial government than many people realize following a cabinet shuffle August 1st. It was widely reported that Goertzen is t... read more..

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Shannon Dueck

Blumenort Man Convicted Of Sexual Assault

A man from Blumenort has been convicted of four counts of Sexual Assault. The incidents took place between May and September of 2014, while Kenneth Wall was providing massage services. A total of seve... read more..

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Connor Gerbrandt

Summer BBQ Supports Agape House

Agape House was presented with a cheque for $1435.60 after the Taste of Summer Charity Barbecue Wednesday afternoon. Director of Agape House Tracy Whitby claims she is blow read more..

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Jamie Roy

Parking Lot Repairs In Victoria Plaza

Work began this morning to tear up and resurface sections of the parking lot in Victoria Plaza.  Justin Schinkel of Schinkel Properties says there were a few sections in need of repairs to make ... read more..

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Connor Gerbrandt

Smoking in Vehicles With Child Passengers is Illegal

The Province would like to remind residents of the Southeast that smoking in vehicles when children are present is illegal. Andrew Loughead, the Manager of Tobacco Control for the Department of Healt... read more..

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Shannon Dueck

Traffic Lights Soon Going Up At Busy Intersection

Manitoba Infrastructure has begun the task of putting up traffic control signals at the Highway 52 and Industrial Road intersection in Steinbach. The project was announced in February and then one mon... read more..

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Jamie Roy

Vehicle Fire Electrical In Nature

Steinbach Fire crews put out a vehicle fire Wednesday morning in Mitchell.  The fire department was called at 8:30am to a residence on Morley Avenue. Deputy Fire Chief Ron Chausse says the ... read more..

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Daryl Braun

Steinbach Objects To La Broquerie Zoning By-Law, Weiss Not Surprised

The Reeve for the RM of La Broquerie says they are not surprised that the City of Steinbach has objected to its new zoning by-law and development plan. In the current by-law, there is a transitional ... read more..

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Dave Anthony

Large Police Presence In Landmark Tuesday Evening - Update

RCMP say no further information will be released regarding an incident Tuesday night in Landmark that drew a number of officers to the community around 6:00 p.m. They say it is a private matter involv... read more..

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Daryl Braun

21 Days Of Summer Vacation Remaining In Hanover

It's exactly three weeks until the start of classes in the Hanover School Division. Assistant Superintendent Chris Gudziunas outlines the schedule for the start of school. "The first day of classes i... read more..

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Kenton Dyck

New Blumenort Playground Pulls Inspiration From The Community

A brand new playground called the Junior Diggers Park on the north side of Blumenort pulls design inspiration from the community. Barb Brule is on the Blumenort Playground Committee. She says it is v... read more..

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Connor Gerbrandt

Rollover on Kokomo Causes Minor Gas Leak

The La Broquerie Fire Department responded to a single vehicle rollover on Kokomo Road at around 2:30 pm, Tuesday. Deputy Fire Chief JC Normandeau describes the situation: “It appears the guys were c... read more..

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