Meals On Wheels Launches Pilot Project

A pilot project's under way with the Portage Service For Seniors' Meals On Wheels program. Executive Director Shelley Caskey says it's something that happened as a result of input from the healthcare…

Local Sports

Caps Bomb Lightning

In the Manitoba Female Midget Hockey League last night, Central Plains Capitals improved to 2-and-0, with a 7-2 victory versus Interlake Lightning in Stonewall. Sheridan Oswald led the Caps' attack…

Four Caps Join Team 'Toba

Four Central Plains Capitals were named to Team Manitoba Monday. Female Caps Sheridan Oswald of MacGregor, Mekaela Fisher of Warren, and Emily Upgang of Poplar Point will play on the Under-18 team.…

Scores & Schedule

Monday, October 5 Manitoba Female Midget Hockey LeagueCentral Plains Capitals 7 Interlake Lightning 2 Zone 4 High School SoccerGirls QuarterfinalsNPC 3 Sanford 0WC Miller 3 Morris 2Boys…

PCI Volleyball Teams' Tournament Results

A couple of PCI volleyball teams had some tournament success over the weekend. The junior varsity Saints took top spot in the Virden Collegiate JV Girl's Tournament. The Saints defeated the Crocus…

Ag News

Community pastures in process of changing hands

More than half of the province's community pastures are now managed by a non-profit organization responsible for their future use and stewardship. Last week Thursday, the province of Manitoba…

TPP deal set, supply management preserved

After five years of negotiations and a final week of marathon meetings, 12 pacific rim countries including Canada and the U.S. have reached an agreement on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP). The…

McDonald's feeds consumer understanding

McDonald's Canada is trying to feed consumers' understanding of farming. Jeffrey Fitzpatrick-Stilwell, senior manager of sustainability for McDonald's Canada, spoke at the University of Manitoba last… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

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Fundamentals of Drawing Class ages 10+ Registration

30 September 2015 11:00 am - 17 October 2015 5:00 pm

Portage & District Arts Centre, Portage la Prairie

United Way Koats for Kids Collection

01 October 2015 12:00 am - 31 October 2015 6:00 am

Portage Plains United Way, Portage la Prairie

Flash photo Festival

01 October 2015 11:00 am - 31 October 2015 5:00 pm

Portage and District Arts Center

Grandmothers Giving BAKE Sale/ GARAGE/Sale

03 October 2015 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

2008 Crescent Rd W., Portage la Prairie