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Hundreds gather for Earth Day rallies across Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — It wasn’t necessarily a green morning in Winnipeg, but that didn’t stop hundreds of people from gathering outdoors, to rally for their own cause for… 390 more words

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Manitoba's deficit forecasted to be less than $1 billion: Fiscal update

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is looking at a lower-than-expected deficit.

A fiscal update from the province says it is now projecting $872 million in red ink for the fiscal year that ends March 31. 109 more words

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Metal detectors, armed security could be coming to Manitoba's legislative assembly

WINNIPEG — Metal detectors and armed security guards could be in the works at the Manitoba legislature under a bill introduced Wednesday by Justice Minister Heather Stefanson. 360 more words

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Manitoba to reveal cost-control measures in spring legislature sitting

WINNIPEG — Manitoba’s Progressive Conservative government will reveal its plans to curb spending and public-sector wages in the spring sitting of the legislature that is to start Wednesday. 482 more words

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Candlelight vigil planned at Manitoba Legislature for victims of Quebec City shooting

WINNIPEG -When Winnipegger, Jaron Hart, first heard the news of the mass shooting in Quebec Sunday night he said he felt sick to his stomach. 187 more words

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Rural officials invited to Manitoba legislature for meeting on night hunting

WINNIPEG — Rural officials have been invited to the Legislature for a meeting with the Pallister government on night hunting.

The controversial topic of night hunting came up last week after the premier told a crowd in Virden it’s a “dumb practice” that’s “becoming a race war.” 296 more words

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