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Manitoba COVID-19 Cases Jump to 167

WINNIPEG - 40 additional cases of COVID-19 have now been identified making today the biggest jump in cases to date. The total number of cases in Manitoba now stands at 167. The data also shows: • five individuals are currently hospitalized including four in intensive care, • 11 individuals have recovered from COVID-19, and •…

RCMP Seize Liquor and Cannabis in Checkstops

NORWAY HOUSE - On March 27 and 28, 2020, Norway House RCMP along with First Nation Safety Officers, conducted numerous checkstops and roving patrols in the community to ensure compliance with local band council resolutions which prohibits alcohol in the community. This led to officers seizing over 1000 cans of beer, and issuing over $7000.00…

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Manitoba COVID-19 Cases Jump to 167

WINNIPEG - 40 additional cases of COVID-19 have now been identified making today the biggest jump in cases to date. The total number of cases in Manitoba now stands at 167. The data also shows: • five individuals are currently hospitalized including four in intensive care, • 11 individuals have recovered from COVID-19, and •…

RCMP Seize Liquor and Cannabis in Checkstops

NORWAY HOUSE - On March 27 and 28, 2020, Norway House RCMP along with First Nation Safety Officers, conducted numerous checkstops and roving patrols in the community to ensure compliance with local band council resolutions which prohibits alcohol in the community. This led to officers seizing over 1000 cans of beer, and issuing over $7000.00…

RCMP Investigate Sudden Death in Thompson

THOMPSON - On March 29, 2020, at approximately 12:10 pm, Thompson RCMP received a report of a female requiring medical attention behind a business located on Selkirk Avenue in the community. Officers attended and met with Thompson Fire and Emergency Services (TFES) who were already on scene and providing medical care to a 52-year-old female.…

COVID-19 Cases Reach 72 in Manitoba

WINNIPEG - the number of COVID-19 cases in Manitoba has grown to 72 with the 33 new cases report this weekend. The total number of deaths reported in Manitoba remains at one. Public health investigations are underway to determine additional details and to confirm the possible exposure of these cases. Case data, including possible events…

Manitoba Records First COVID-19 Death

WINNIPEG - Three more cases of COVID-19 have now been identified, bringing the total number of cases in Manitoba to 39. Manitoba has also recorded its first patient death. Patient specific details are not being released at this time. Public health investigations are underway to determine additional details and to confirm the possible exposure of…

COVID-19 Adds One Case in Manitoba After Steep Jump Yesterday

WINNIPEG - After a steep jump yesterday, there has been only one more case of COVID-19 identified, bringing the total cases in Manitoba to 36. The latest case is a man in his 20's, living in Winnipeg. Public health investigations are underway to determine additional details and to confirm the possible exposure of this case.

Skate Canada Award Winners

WINNIPEG - The annual awards gala for Skate Canada was cancelled due to the COVD-19 Pandemic, but the winners have been announced. Skate Canada will be sharing information about the award recipients on their social media in the coming weeks. The first set of recipients were selected from nominations submitted by Skate Canada members throughout…

Manitoba COVD-19 Cases Jumps to 35

WINNIPEG - The number of COVID-19 cases in Manitoba took a jump today, growing by 14 cases to a total of 35. Case information includes: case 23 is a woman in her 30s who lives in Winnipeg, case 24 is a girl under the age of 10 who lives in Winnipeg, case 25 is a…

COVID-19 Grows by One to 21

WINNIPEG - There has been one new case of COVID-19 identified, bringing the total number of cased in Manitoba to 21. The newest probable positive case is a man in his 40s who lives in Winnipeg. Public health investigation is underway and working to determine if the case is related to travel. Information about flights…

Suspect Gives Licence to RCMP Before Fleeing

PORTAGE LA PRAIRIE - On March 22, 2020, at approximately 8:20 am, a Portage la Prairie RCMP officer on patrol noticed a vehicle parked on the side of Highway 1 near Road 18 West. The officer stopped to check the vehicle and noticed a male sleeping in the backseat. The vehicle was unregistered and the…

COVID-19 - Up One, Down One - Holds at 20

WINNIPEG - Another case of COVID-19 has been identified, however a previous case has now been ruled, out keeping the total number of cases in Manitoba at 20. The newest probable positive case is a man in his 50s who lives in Winnipeg. At this time, the public health investigation indicates the case is related…

COVID-19 Cases Climb to 19

WINNIPEG - Health officials with the Province of Manitoba have advised the public of an additional probable case of COVID-19 has been identified, bringing the number of lab-confirmed positive and probable positive cases in Manitoba to 19 at this time. Case 19 is a woman in her 30s who lives in Winnipeg. At this time,…

Covid-19 grows to 18 in Manitoba

WINNIPEG - There has been one new case of Covid-19 identified in Manitoba, bringing the total number of cases so far to 18. Case 18 is a woman in her 50s who lives in Winnipeg. At this time, the public health investigation indicates the case is related to travel. Information about flights where a person…

Covid-19 Holding at 17

WINNIPEG - The number of Covid-19 cases in Manitoba remains at 17 at this time. Surgery programs across Manitoba will begin suspending elective (non-urgent) surgical procedures starting Monday, March 23. This will help ensure staff, beds, equipment and supplies remain available and flexible for COVID-19 response. Hospitals across the province will continue with scheduled surgeries…

Steinbach Opens Covid - 19 Testing Site

MANITOBA - The following community testing sites for Covid - 19 are now available: Steinbach - 365 Reimer Ave., the site will operate as a drive-thru, with daily hours of 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Other locations throughout the province include: Winnipeg – Access Winnipeg West (280 Booth Dr.), Access Fort Garry (135 Plaza Dr.),…

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