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Jan 16, 2018 @ 3:07 pm

Ritchot Approves Council Pay Increases

Ritchot’s council has approved a pay raise for its mayor and councillors. They will each see an increase of just over three percent, with the four councillors’ pay rising from $17,380.92 to...

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Jan 16, 2018 @ 11:34 am

St. Adolphe to Kick Off Winter Carnival

Cold weather doesn’t mean there’s nothing to do and no reason to leave the house. From January 19–21, the St. Adolphe Winter Carnival will provide lots of activities for all ages. The...

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Jan 16, 2018 @ 11:32 am

Get Snowshoeing in Ritchot

The RM of Ritchot’s Recreation Department is encouraging people to get outdoors and get active, even in the colder months. The municipality, in partnership with three local businesses, has a...

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Jan 04, 2018 @ 6:08 pm
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Legalizing Cannabis in Rural Manitoba

Municipalities in Manitoba were given a short window last month to make a daunting decision regarding cannabis accessibility in their regions. In late November, the provincial government, through...

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Jan 04, 2018 @ 6:07 pm
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Local Businesses Shine at the Annual Ritchot Chamber Awards

Ritchot Chamber of Commerce supporters showed up in style to the second annual Chamber Business Awards and Gala on December 2 at the TransCanada Centre in Île-des-Chênes. The evening of...

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Jan 04, 2018 @ 6:06 pm
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Wellness: Looking Beyond the Physical

The fields of health and wellness are ever-expanding, and this includes a resurgence in the western world of alternative modes of healing that move beyond the physical body and into less tactile...

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Jan 04, 2018 @ 6:05 pm
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HUB Insurance Opens Niverville Office

HUB Insurance is proceeding with plans to open a new brokerage in Niverville in the new office space at 106 Main Street, plans which have been in the works since early 2017. “We should be...

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Jan 04, 2018 @ 6:04 pm
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Endangered Grasslands

In southern Manitoba, it can be tough to convince people that prairies are an at-risk ecosystem. The environmental damage doesn’t look as obvious as a bleached coral reef or a smog-covered...

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