Manitoba NationTalk

    You can use your smart phone to browse stories in the comfort of your hand. Simply browse this site on your smart phone.

    Using an RSS Reader you can access most recent stories and other feeds posted on this network.

    SNetwork Recent Stories
SRSS Feed

Newswire

BusinessText

MTS invests another $100,000 in Manitoba youth

WINNIPEG, MB, January 6, 2015 – (TSX: MBT) Starting today, youth-serving organizations in Manitoba are invited to apply for one of 10 MTS Future First grants. Valued at $10,000 each, the grants will be awarded to organizations focused on improving the lives of Manitoba’s young people for the second year in a row. “MTS learned […]

by pmnationtalk on January 9, 2015518 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Church archivists hit milestone in submission of residential records – Anglican.ca

January 7, 2015 Archivists at the Anglican Church of Canada have completed the digitization of paper records related to Indian residential schools, marking a major step forward for the church’s work with the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC). Nearly 300,000 digitized pages held by the church have now been submitted to the TRC for transfer […]

by pmnationtalk on January 9, 2015426 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

Winnipeg MP and anti abortion advocate Rod Bruinooge not running for re election – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Jan 7, 2015 WINNIPEG _ A Winnipeg Conservative MP and anti-abortion advocate says he is not running for re-election. Rod Bruinooge (broo-NOOZH’), who represents Winnipeg South, says he is leaving politics to spend more time with his two young children. The Metis MP says in a statement that the loss of a close […]

by pmnationtalk on January 8, 2015398 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

What’s old is new again: RRC grad combines traditional Aboriginal… – RRC

January 6, 2015 Red River College grad Bill Thomas (Community-Centred Therapy, 1999) specializes in combining Western psychotherapy with traditional Aboriginal healing methods. Not only is he getting results, he’s also finding the two methods have a lot in common. “[Clients] equated it to an internal vision quest,” Thomas says of the healing process. “The deep […]

by pmnationtalk on January 7, 2015432 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance Andrew Saxton and Minister of Canadian Heritage Shelly Glover to Hold Joint Pre-Budget Consultation in Winnipeg

Please note that times are local. Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance Andrew Saxton and Minister of Canadian Heritage Shelly Glover will hold a joint pre-budget consultation in Winnipeg on Thursday, January 8, 2015. 9:00 a.m. – Media Availability Parliamentary Secretary Saxton and Minister Glover will be available to the media before their pre-budget […]

by pmnationtalk on January 7, 2015437 Views

Read More
Arts & CultureText

WAG Showcases Inuit Art at Journey to Churchill Exhibit

Winnipeg, Manitoba, January 6, 2014. The Winnipeg Art Gallery is pleased to join Hudson, Aurora, Storm, and Kaska at the Assiniboine Park Zoo’s new Journey to Churchill exhibit to present an impressive array of Inuit sculpture in an ongoing, rotating display. The carvings are featured in a 20-foot long case in the Journey to Churchill’s […]

by pmnationtalk on January 6, 2015465 Views

Read More
HealthText

Frontier Centre releases The Cost Disease Infects Manitoba Education

A new study published by the Frontier Centre for Public Policy shows that per-pupil education costs are soaring in Manitoba. Taxpayers shoulder an ever-increasing burden, but there is little evidence that higher spending results in better educational outcomes. In “The Cost Disease Infects Manitoba Education,” Professor Rod Clifton examines expenditures on education in the province […]

by pmnationtalk on January 6, 2015570 Views

Read More
PoliticsText

Manitoba Government Achieves Strong Economic Growth, Protects Services for Families in 2014

December 31, 2014 Work to Build Strong Province Will Continue in 2015: Deputy Premier Robinson The Manitoba government has made great strides during 2014 to support front-line services, grow the economy and invest in infrastructure renewal, Deputy Premier Eric Robinson said today. “We know that we have to invest in the services and infrastructure Manitoba […]

by pmnationtalk on January 4, 2015550 Views

Read More
Arts & CultureText

Seema Hollenberg from NGC appointed Head of Curatorial at WAG

Winnipeg, Manitoba, December 19, 2014: After a national search, the Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is pleased to announce the appointment of Seema Hollenberg as Head of Curatorial. Currently Senior Exhibitions Manager at the National Gallery of Canada (NGC), Hollenberg will assume her WAG post on March 2, 2015. Reporting to the WAG Director & CEO, […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2014454 Views

Read More
Mainstream Aboriginal Related NewsText

7 feel-good Manitoba stories of 2014 – Global News

December 18, 2014 WINNIPEG – Children from an isolated reserve show their community in a new light, a mother gives thousands of people a new perspective on parenthood and a romantic husband’s anniversary surprise goes viral. We take a look at a few of the most popular feel-good Manitoba stories of 2014. Remote First Nation’s […]

by pmnationtalk on December 19, 2014491 Views

Read More

NationTalk Partners & Sponsors Learn More