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Le Pas de Danse held a year end recital on Sunday entitled Better Days, and it was a better experience than most have been able to experience first-hand in some time.Like the rest of world, Le Pas de Danse was subjected to social distancing restrictions, something which had a profound…
Spring is in full swing – which means that allergy season has arrived in full force for many in Manitoba. Just like many other facets of our lives, the pandemic has had a long-term impact on allergies. Over-the-counter allergy medicine demand in Canada has grown by 14 per cent in…
Across Canada, Pride month is celebrated in communities across the country. The month of June is a time when the celebration of diversity, the acknowledgement of the struggles the LGBTQ2S+ communities have endured and the progress that has been made in fight for equality occurs. This year, community members from…
Delegates from the Manitoba Metis Federation (MMF) travelled to Rome on April 18 to meet with Pope Francis. This was a separate meeting from the group of Indigenous delegates who met with the Pope earlier and received a long overdue, but historic apology for the trauma inflicted by residential schools…
Wednesday, 23 March 2022 07:44

Kinettes kindness

On February 20, 1920 the Kinettes became an official organization and since the beginning their focus has been serving the community’s greatest needs. In celebration of their founding date and the desire to give back to the community, members of The Pas Kinette club took to the streets to share…
Wednesday, 23 March 2022 07:41

Sam Waller hosts Raven LIfe exhibit

A Traveling Art Show from the Manitoba Arts Network is on display at the Sam Waller Museum until April 22nd showcasing the Raven. According to Museum Director Sharain Jones, visitors are impressed with the detail and scale of the images. Information provided on the exhibit state that regardless of the…
University College of the North (UCN) has announced Becky Cianflone, has been appointed to the position of Chair of the Governing Council Board. Cianflone has been a member of the Governing Council since 2018, and steps into her new role immediately, after the retirement of Cam Mateika, who served as…
Wednesday, 16 March 2022 07:46

Forty years of dedicated service honored

For the past forty years, The Pas Fire Department has gone through a number of changes, however, one person has remained consistent, Keven Iles. It’s Iles consistency and commitment that brought together the department’s fire fighters last Saturday to pay tribute to the man who has selflessly given of his…
There has been much excitement surrounding a film that’s directed by Opaskwayak Cree Nation’s Steven Bignell. The Tomahawk, was filmed just this month, and is a story about an experienced Cree Scout and a lost German boy during WWII. “I had this idea about a year and half ago, and…