Press Releases


November 27, 2014

Families in Fort Garry will have greater access to high-quality child care in their neighbourhood and legislation will be tabled that would protect child-care spaces in schools across the province, Education and Advanced Learning Minister Peter Bjornson announced today.


November 27, 2014

The Manitoba government has met its commitment to hire 50 physician assistants in communities across the province, Health Minister Sharon Blady announced today, marking National Physician Assistant Day in Manitoba.


November 26, 2014

The Manitoba government has introduced legislation that would ensure the records to be transferred from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada (TRC) to the National Research Centre for Truth and Reconciliation at the University of Manitoba would be subject to freedom of information and protection of privacy legislation, Tourism, Culture, Heritage, Sport and Consumer Protection Minister Ron Lemieux announced today.


November 26, 2014

A Lake Manitoba wetland about five times the size of Birds Hill Park called Big Grass Marsh has been donated by the municipalities of Lakeview and Westbourne for conservation, making this the largest such land donation in the province’s history, Conservation and Water Stewardship Minister Gord Mackintosh announced today. This is the largest conservation agreement of its kind in Canada.


November 25, 2014

Legislation tabled today would put greater emphasis on building the all-season road network on the east side of Lake Winnipeg by working in partnership with First Nations, creating jobs and opportunities for Manitobans living in remote locations, Aboriginal and Northern Affairs Minister Eric Robinson, minister responsible for the Manitoba Floodway and East Side Road Authority, announced today.


November 25, 2014

A new cancer hub in Winnipeg is in the final stages of development and this new initiative will enhance support for patients suspected of having cancer and ensure they are able to access treatment services as quickly as possible, Health Minister Sharon Blady announced today.


November 24, 2014

The Manitoba government is taking important steps to help children succeed by introducing a new bill that would introduce smaller classes for kindergarten to Grade 3 students, Education and Advanced Learning Minister Peter Bjornson announced today.


November 24, 2014

Manitoba will become the first province in Western Canada to eliminate provincial interest on all Manitoba student loans and will enhance loan accessibility for students, Premier Selinger announced today.


November 21, 2014

The Manitoba government will raise two bridges and sections of PTH 75 near Morris to help keep this critical commercial route to the U.S. open during major floods, Premier Greg Selinger announced in Morris today.


November 21, 2014

A new program launching today will give high school students and parents new and improved access to employers, connecting them directly with experts and information about career opportunities in Manitoba, Jobs and the Economy Minister Kevin Chief announced today.


Be a part of it

Sign up for email updates