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Residents of the stranded town of Churchill could be getting first loads of supplies on a new ice road by Christmas.
Mark Kohaykewych, president of Polar Industries Ltd., said the crews working on the road from Gillam to Churchill are making great progress. 373 more words
A trucking company, Churchill-based business and First Nation have collaborated to create an alternate supply route to the isolated northern Manitoba port city.
Supplies have had to be flown in to Churchill at significant cost since its main access, the Omnitrax rail line, was badly damaged by flooding this spring. 233 more words
It’s late. We’re walking into a snow-covered scene, carrying a rose to ‘pay our respects’, and we’re greeted by rows of radios that remind us of gravestones that we pick up and put around our necks – and just like that, in walking from one room to another, Raucous’ … 543 more words
The crème of Bristol artistic talent has come together for Ice Road, an immersive work at a former Victorian bathing house near the centre of town, places its audience directly into the terrible siege of Leningrad in 1941 where it was estimated over 800,000 people died, many from starvation. 342 more words