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Boyne Library Literacy Fair A Big Hit

Officials with Boyne Regional Library in Carman are calling their first ever Literacy Fair a success.Elementary students from Elm Creek, Carman and Dufferin Christian school participated in the event…

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152 golfers are on the fairways at the Portage la Prairie Golf Club this afternoon. The 2016 Portage Toyota and RV Senior Men's Open began with a shotgun start at noon. Defending champion Don…

Blaze Look To Melt The Ice At Home Tonight

The Portage Blaze are back at it tonight in Winnipeg Women's Soccer League action, as they host Ice at Rotary Republic of Manitobah Park. Portage was dominated in their last game, when they fell 7-1…

1 Road Win And 2 Losses At Home For Portage Teams Today

It was a busy day for Portage soccer clubs in the Manitoba Major Soccer League. The Portage Cobras 3 game win streak was snapped today, as they were shutout 3-0 by Interlake Impact at Rotary Republic…

Former Terrier Picked In 2016 NHL Draft

Former Portage Terrier Dean Stewart has been selected in the 7th round, 188th overall in the 2016 NHL Draft by the Arizona Coyotes. Stewart played 42 games for the Terriers last season, scoring 8…

Headstone Honeys Represent Portage In Winnipeg

PLAP City Rollers' Headstone Honeys are in Winnipeg for the Confusion Corner Chaos Tournament. The Headstone Honeys will be joined by the Brandon's B team of the Wheat City Roller Derby League,…

Ag News

Brexit hits currency markets, but ag commodities mostly unscathed

Last week's successful referendum vote for the United Kingdom (U.K.) to leave the European Union rocked the markets on Friday, with the British pound taking a significant hit. Senior market analyst…

Flax acreage drops in Manitoba for 2016

Despite goals to increase, Manitoba Flax Growers Association says flax acreage in the province has dropped a bit this year. Flax Growers chair Eric Fridfinnson says from talking with seed dealers,…

Richardson opens Saskatchewan research farm

Winnipeg-based Richardson International now has a research farm in Saskatchewan. Curt Vossen, President and CEO of Richardson, says the Bennett Research Farm is located 10 kilometres South of Regina…

Excess, Standing Water Can Result In Nitrogen Losses

While some parts of the province have welcomed recent and persistent precipitation, many areas have had fields underwater. This moisture stress can starve plants of oxygen, causing them to yellow,…

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