Harvest Standing Still  [LINK]
Cool, wet weather over the past week has stalled harvest progress. In its weekly crop report, Manitoba Agriculture says the harvest of cereals and canola is nearing completion. When conditions allow, harvest will continue for spring cereals, canola, flax, edible beans, soybeans, potatoes, and silage corn. Fall field work, including tillage, baling of straw, and soil testing, is on-going. CLICK... [Read More]
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Pumpkin Harvest Below Average This Year  [LINK]
As pumpkin harvest season comes to a close, local growers are reporting a below average year. Lorissa Penner from Penner Pumpkins Farm Store says their pumpkins are smaller than most years ... [Read More]
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Changes To Altona's Police Board  [LINK]
Some changes have been made to the structure of Altona's Police Board.    Mayor Melvin Klassen said the makeup of the board has been slightly adjusted. Just one member will now represent town council on the board, instead of two.         "We still have a 5 member board. One is appointed by the government, and then we have one appointed by our council, ... [Read More]
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Tips Sought In Theft Of Gold And Silver Bars  [LINK]
Steinbach RCMP are asking for tips regarding a theft of gold and silver bars from a home in the RM of Reynolds. Police report they were called to a residence September 4th ... [Read More]
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Toews Says Self-Regulation Will Improve Paramedic Services  [LINK]
  A man from Steinbach has begun the process of implementing self-regulation for Emergency Medical Technicians, or paramedics, in Manitoba. Reg Toews has been hired for the task by Health Minister Kelvin Goertzen. Toews had previously prepared a report for the government on self-regulation and potential challenges to implementation. He outlines the work that now needs to be done to bring abo... [Read More]
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Marcel Jeucken leaves PGGM responsible investment team  [LINK]
Marcel Jeucken is to leave his position as managing director of responsible investment at Dutch pension fund PGGM to become an independent advisor. [Read More]
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Insured losses from Hurricane Maria could reach $85 billion, says AIR  [LINK]
Insured losses inflicted by Hurricane Maria will be between $40 billion and $85 billion, according to catastrophe modelling firm AIR Worldwide. [Read More]
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WBCSD helps companies navigate ESG reporting requirements  [LINK]
A free online platform to help companies and investors understand the wide variety of non-financial reporting requirements in place around the world, has been launched by the World Business Council on Sustainable Development (WBCSD). [Read More]
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Why pressure is mounting for banks to address climate change  [LINK]
Investors are increasingly focusing on how lenders are managing climate risks, says Alexander Erzini Vernoit [Read More]
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3 PC VINTAGE BEDROOM SET  [LINK]
by: Furniture HeavenDescription: 3 Pc Vintage Bedroom Set Consists Of Dresser/Mirror...Chest & Nite Stand In Excellent Condition. Perfect Spare Bedroom Set Up. Our Price...Just $449.00 For The Set. ID#Jerrd01-18 [Read More]
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PAIR OAK NITE STANDS  [LINK]
by: Furniture HeavenDescription: Pair Of Oak Nite Stands By "PALLISER" In Excellent Condition. Our Price...Just $289.00 For The Pair ID#Jerrd01-16 [Read More]
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2008 Mazda CX-7 REDUCED!!  [LINK]
by: BwallaceDescription: REDUCED! For sale is my silver Mazda CX-7 GT WITH TRANSFERABLE WARRANTY! Under the hood is a 244hp, 2.3L, 4 Cylinder TURBO engine that offers power. Automatic transmission. This GT SUV is equipped with a black plasti-dipped grille, 18" wheels, and tinted windows. The GT trimmed cabin has heated leather front seats, audio and cruise controls on the steering wheel, AM/FM ... [Read More]
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Ford F150 Tires on Rims. Never Used  [LINK]
by: andrewthompson11Description: 4x Late model Ford F150 Rims with Goodyear Wrangler SR-A Tires, size 27565R18. Never used. $1200 Firm [Read More]
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Queen size bed set  [LINK]
by: terresa22Description: GUC Pick up in Glenmore [Read More]
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GLASS/WOOD CABINETS (2 AVAILABLE)  [LINK]
by: Furniture HeavenDescription: Attractive Wood/Glass Cabinets Featuring Mirrored Back & In Excellent Condition. 2 Available At Just $389.00 Each. ID#Jerrd01-11 [Read More]
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Off the Tee  [LINK]
Time is running out on the 2017 golf season. Golf Manitoba executive director Dave Comaskey will join Clayton Dreger on Off the Tee which airs Tuesdays at 11:35 a.m. & 5:20 p.m. on CFAM Radio 950. [Read More]
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10 Years on Since the Financial Crisis, Have Banks Earnt Our Trust Back?  [LINK]
In 2008 the global financial crisis hit business worldwide and recovery has been slow ever since. At the centre of this recovery banks have played a vital role, but attitudes have shifted over the years. Here Marina Cheal, CMO at Reevoo, answers the question: have banks earnt our trust back? When is a bank not a bank? In 2008 the major financial institutions managed to comprehensively dismantle co... [Read More]
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Manitou Merger Makes Waves In Library Industry  [LINK]
The South Central Regional Library (SCRL) is growing. Manitou Regional Library has joined the network as SCRL's 5th branch. "This is big news in the library world because mergers aren't always looked at favourably," Cathy Ching, SCRL Director of Library Services, explains. "The transition went so well... sometimes people get pulled into things kicking and screaming but this isn't the case here."... [Read More]
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Manitoba Metis Federation Puts An End To Spotlighting  [LINK]
  The Manitoba Metis Federation's vote to end the practice of spotlighting to hunt game is a vote being applauded by many groups and individuals. The motion was passed at the MMF's annual assembly held this past weekend in Winnipeg. For more than a year a group of municipalities in southwestern Manitoba has been lobbying government to do something about spotlighting and night hunting. "Th... [Read More]
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EU rules Greek deficit is no longer excessive  [LINK]
The EU Commission has expressed confidence in the sustainability of Greece’s finances, ruling that it should no longer be subject to disciplinary measures over its deficit [Read More]
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Minor Hockey Numbers At Par Or Better In The Southeast  [LINK]
As we roll into fall, minor hockey is right around the corner and most teams are reporting good numbers so far.  Sarah Crawford, the registrar for Steinbach Minor Hockey, says around ... [Read More]
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Habitat Eyes Spring Start In Mitchell  [LINK]
The southeast chapter of Habitat For Humanity has named one of two families moving into their next build in Mitchell. Angele Bernardin is Family Selection Committee Chair. She says a side ... [Read More]
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