Updated School Closures And Cancellations

The list isn't quite as long as yesterday, however there are a few closures and cancellations to tell you about today.

Schools Closed:
Oakville and Hutterian Schools

Pine Creek School Division (Staff to report)
Borderland School Division (Staff to report)

Prairie Rose School Division

Long Plain Training Centre

Buses are not running in the following:

Portage School Division

Daycare vans in Portage la Prairie

Long Plain High School Buses

Additional Cancellations:

Day Break at Portage Alliance Church

Happy Rock Children's Centre and Gladstone Nursery

Portage Pirahnas Swim Club

Drivers Ed Class for MacGregor School

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