Fire Prevention Week Begins

Fire Prevention Week begins today, and the Portage la Prairie Fire Department has a full slate of events planned, especially for kids. Deputy Fire Chief Dave Holmes says they'll take their fire…

Local Sports

Tough Game For Bombers' Kicker

It had all the makings of a dream ending. Struggling kicker boots winning field goal through the uprights on the final play of the game to lift the home side to a huge victory over a division rival.…

Scores & Schedules

Saturday, October 3rd CFL Edmonton 24 Winnipeg 23B.C. 46 Saskatchewan 20 MJHL Showcase @ MTS IceplexWinkler 6 Neepawa 0Virden 4 Portage 1OCN 7 Selkirk 4Dauphin 6 Wpg Blues 5 (OT)Steinbach 4 Swan…
Junior Varsity Trojans Volleyball Team

Trojans Eliminated From Home Tournament

The PCI Trojans Junior Varsity volleyball team hosted their first home tournament this weekend. The Trojans came in last in their pool and were eliminated but PCI coach Bill Marsh says he is happy…

Terriers Fall to 4-1 After Loss to Virden

The Portage Terriers suffered their first lost of the MJHL season this afternoon. They fell 4-1 to Virden at the MJHL Showcase in Winnipeg, in a very aggressive match-up. The Terriers had 7 penalties…

Ag News

Soybean Production Could Drop For First Time In Eight Years

Soybean production in Canada is anticipated to fall for the first time since 2007. According to the latest Statistics Canada report on principal field crop production, Canadian farmers reported that…

Breakfast sandwiches are food for thought

Eggs, pork, and home-grown flour were some of the ingredients used Thursday to teach students about the importance of agriculture in Manitoba. Agriculture in the Classroom (AITC), a non-profit…

NDP says transportation is big issue for ag

It's been a while that politicians have spent gearing up for the national spotlight on agriculture and yesterday was the big day. The Canadian Federation of Agriculture (CFA) webcast the National Ag… 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

University of Manitoba Aggie Bed Push Community BBQ!

02 October 2015 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Oakville School Bus Loop. 11 am-1 pm, Oakville