Monthly Archives: July 2024

Renwer Fisher’s Siding Potluck Picnic – July 21, 2024

Submitted by: Debbie Soloway | Renwer Fisher’s Siding Old Fashioned Picnic and Potluck Supper Sunday July 21, 2024 Starting at 3:00 pm Visiting and old fashioned country school races for all ages! Potluck supper at 5:00 pm. Everyone invited, please bring your lawn chairs. More info call Debbie at 204-263-2643. In case of rain CANCELLED

2024/07/17Local Interest

Food Safety Discussed at Coffee and a Chat

Submitted by: Connie Beaudry Community Resource Coordinator, Services to Seniors Swan River Katie Kroeker, RD Health Promotion Community Development PMH, provided a nice presentation on food safety. Part of the fun was to put fake germs/bacteria on our hands, then wash them to see how effective our hand washing techniques are. We all passed this […]

2024/07/16Local Interest

Manitoba Agriculture Crop Report – July 9, 2024

Manitoba Agriculture Crop Report July 9, 2024 Northwest Region Several thunderstorms brought large amounts of precipitation during the week. Highest precipitation was at the Fork River station, recording 82 mm accumulated. Hail also accompanied these storms. Damage is unknown at this time. Overnight temperatures have stayed close to 10°C degrees and above this week. Highest […]

2024/07/14Local Interest

Town of Swan River Minutes – June 18, 2024

The Council of the Town of Swan River met on Tuesday, June 18, 2024 at 7:00 pm in the Town Council Chambers with Mayor Jacobson presiding along with Deputy Mayor Moriaux and Councillors Boychuk, Medwid, Powell and Whyte. Absent with Permission: Councillor Bobick Also Present: CAO D. Poole, CFO T. Gnida, Public Works Dir. Harvey, […]

2024/07/07Local Interest

RM of Mountain Minutes – June 12, 2024

Minutes of the Regular Meeting of Council of the Rural Municipality of Mountain held Wednesday, June 12th, 2024 at the Rural Municipality of Mountain Council Chambers in Birch River, MB. Members Present: Reeve: Keith Behrmann Councillors: Wilmer Malcolm, Dan Laychuk, Jarrett Mosiondz, Arnie Pedersen and Brad Wyatt. Councillor Rizok was absent with notice. CAO Paige […]

2024/07/07Local Interest

Manitoba Agriculture Crop Report – July 2, 2024

Manitoba Agriculture Crop Report July 2, 2024 Northwest Region A mixed week of weather conditions again with excess moisture in some areas. Localized areas saw large amounts of precipitation in a short time. Field peas are continuing in the vegetative stage, and most advanced fields are starting to flower. They are looking good for the […]

2024/07/06Local Interest

Agreement with First Nations Preserves Swan River Jobs

Province of Manitoba Media Release | The Manitoba government is proud to announce an agreement with three First Nation governments that will keep hundreds of good-paying jobs in the Swan Valley region, announced Premier Wab Kinew and Economic Development, Investment, Trade and Natural Resources Minister Jamie Moses, on June 28, 2024. “We know these jobs […]

2024/07/06Local Interest

Over 300 Attend Benito Fire Department Pancake Breakfast

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk Benito Volunteer Fire Department hosted over 300 hungry community and area pancake lovers on July 1, 2024! The dreary weather didn’t deter people from coming out to support the firemen and making generous donations toward the new fire hall the Municipality of Swan Valley West had announced previously, to be built […]

2024/07/03Local Interest