Big Brothers Big Sisters Receive a Boost From Local Business

The Portage la Praise MCC presented Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) with a $4,000 cheque yesterday afternoon. MCC Manager Kevin Hamm says the BBBS program is very important and the MCC wanted to give…

Local Sports

Female Midget Capitals' Intrasquad Game Tonight

The Central Plains Capitals Female Midget team has an intrasquad game tonight at the PCU Centre. The Caps are still in the process of picking their roster and head coach Ferdi Nelissen talks about…

Terriers Complete Comeback Against Virden

The Portage Terriers' rookies completed an amazing comeback at the PCU Centre tonight, defeating the Virden Oil Capitals 4-3 in MJHL preseason hockey. The Terriers lit the lamp first with a goal…

Scores & Schedule

Tuesday, September 1 MJHL Pre-seasonPortage 4 Virden 3 American Baseball AssociationSioux Falls 1 Winnipeg 0 Major League BaseballAmerican LeagueToronto 5 Cleveland 3 (10 innings)Tampa Bay 11…

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…

Ag News

Soybeans soon reaching maturity

Green soybean fields in Manitoba need a couple more weeks of warm weather to bring them to physiological maturity. Some crops are already yellowing and starting to turn brown, but hail damage…

Weekly crop report

Sporadic rainfall and high humidity slowed harvest progress and haying operations across Manitoba this past week. The recent weather is also resulted in quality loss in some crop types. In…

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…

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