Manitoba premier declares state of emergency as snowy weather emerges

October 13 2019 12:10pm Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister has declared a state of emergency as a snow storm has hit southern Manitoba. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp…

Manitoba politicians to head back to legislature to pass budget

Manitoba politicians are to return to the legislature on Monday for the first time since the provincial election three weeks ago. Premier Brian Pallister has said a short throne speech laying out his priorities will start an abbreviated, two-week sitting.…

Manitoba premier says more cash in rainy day fund will help in emergencies

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister says his Progressive Conservative government is putting $407 million into the province’s rainy-day fund. Pallister says the province has more money than expected, because of higher-than-expected revenues and some lower-than-expected expenditures. Even though the province is…