Planning for Christmas and beyond

By Myrtle Wooldridge

      Secretary

Twenty members were welcomed by president Ken Young to the Rivers 50+ Club meeting, which opened with the singing of O Cananda. 

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Snowfall across Westman expected overnight

The Weather Network is reporting that snowfall amounts of 15 to 20 cm are expected this evening in many parts of western Manitoba.

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Neepawa looking for new street sweeper

By Eoin Devereux

The Neepawa Banner

The Town of Neepawa wants to buy a new street sweeper. Administration is looking to purchase a 2014 model from Joe Johnson Equipment. The machine was previously used in Winnipeg and has 900 to 1000 service hours on it. Its estimated cost is $172,000 plus tax.

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McCreary Ski & Outdoor Club want you to celebrate 'Sport Day'

By Eoin Devereux

The Neepawa Banner

The McCreary Ski & Outdoor Club is marking the fifth annual RBC Sports Day in Canada with a wide array of festivities to get you active.

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Fifth anniversary for Rivers and Area Foundation

By Sheila Runions

      Banner Staff

Rivers and Area Community Foundation (RACF) held its fifth annual grant evening last Wednesday, Nov. 19. Chairperson Donna Morken announced that RACF has given $68,939.53 since 2010 and this year, 13 groups requested more than $96,000. Twelve of those 13 groups received a total of  $11,020.24. 

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