Jan 30, 2013 | 10:16Radio Noon - Manitoba Minister Lemieux on Amalgamation Audio
Radio Noon - Manitoba Minister Lemieux on Amalgamation Jan 30, 2013 | 10:16Many small Manitoba municipalities do not want to amalgamate with their neighbours as mandated by the province. RM's and towns with fewer than 1000 people have until 2014 to do so. But we've been hearing from many of them who say they don't want this forced on them, and that the deadline is too soon. Ron Lemieux is the Minister of Local government.
Feb 4, 2013 | 6:45Radio Noon - Manitoba Karen Davis returns Jubilee Medal Audio
Radio Noon - Manitoba Karen Davis returns Jubilee Medal Feb 4, 2013 | 6:45Karen Davis has worked very hard to make sure every child on every Manitoba first nation has access to books. She started the Dolly Parton Imagination Library program in 2009 and now they are in 25 Manitoba communities, including 14 on First nations.
Karen was recognized for that hard work with a Diamond Jubilee medal this past year but she gave it back. Karen was born on Ebb and Flow first nation, but now lives in Dauphin.
Jan 15, 2014 | 6:01Radio Noon - Manitoba Safe Farm APP Audio
Radio Noon - Manitoba Safe Farm APP Jan 15, 2014 | 6:01An APP to improve farm safety was created by Winnipeg Centre for Education and Work in collaberation with the Workers Compensation board of Manitoba.I spoke with Rosser dairy farmer Henry Holtmann.