Portage Plains United Way Featured At Rotary This Week

The Portage Plains United Way gave this week's featured presentation at the Portage Rotary club luncheon. Executive Director Mandy Dubois says she related some personal history of her association…

Local Sports

Terriers' Pre-Season Starts Tonight

The Portage Terriers kick off their MJHL pre-season schedule tonight against the Virden Oil-Capitals. The Terriers are coming off their training camp over the weekend, and Assistant Coach Paul…

Scores & Schedule

Monday, August 31 American Baseball AssociationFargo-Moorhead 9 Winnipeg 2 Major League BaseballAmerican LeagueCleveland 4 Toronto 2Tampa Bay 6 Baltimore 3Boston 4 New York 3Houston 8 Seattle…

Blaze Shut Out

Portage Blaze remain winless this season in the Winnipeg Women's Soccer League. They fell 5-0 last night to South Central Hurricanes. The Blaze started with 8 players in this match and gave up only 1…

Oil Caps Up Next For Terriers Hopefuls

The Portage Terriers wrapped up their MJHL training camp yesterday afternoon at the PCU Centre. It started with rookie camp on Friday, and 60 players vying for a spot on the club. The Terriers are…

Ag News

Wheat, canola futures on a downward trend

Spring wheat futures have been on a downward trend since the July Pool Return Outlook. The latest PRO from CWB — which is becoming G3 Canada — shows projected returns for 1 CWRS 14.5 are valued at…

Hay prices seem lower than last year

Although hay harvest is not finished in all areas of Manitoba, hay prices seem lower than last year, according to John McGregor of Manitoba Forage and Grassland Association. In most areas, alfalfa…

Sunflower stands look strong

Sunflower stands look strong in Manitoba, and the past week of wet conditions was good for crops in some areas, helping with seed fill. However, if the wet weather continues, sclerotinia could become…

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