Kirsten Neil

Senior communications officer

Kirsten Neil is a senior communications officer for CBC Manitoba. She is an experienced content strategist, writer and digital marketer. Email:

Latest from Kirsten Neil

Operation Vote: Come to our community block party!

We're hosting a community block party! Enjoy a FREE hot dog supper and share your perspectives ​with candidates in the upcoming federal election.

The search for Manitoba's best backyard rink strikes gold

Find out who won our first Backyard Face-off and take a look at a few of the entries submitted from around the province.

Bring it on! Show us the best darn backyard hockey rink in Winnipeg

From now until Sunday, Feb. 9, tag CBC Manitoba in your backyard rink pics on Instagram or email them to us for a chance to win the title for Winnipeg’s ultimate homemade rink.

QUIZ: So you think you know Manitoba's winter weather?

Are you an ace when it comes to weather knowledge? Are you the first to toss out the current wind chill at a party? Do you feel like you’re all clear skies and sunshine with your facts and not at all a winter storm warning? Try our quiz to find out how you match up to John Sauder!

Learning how to care for Mother Earth

Elder Dave Courchene - Nii Gaani Aki Inini (Leading Earth Man), shares his wisdom with us about Mother Earth and how we can incorporate more of her into our lives and care more for her well being.

Misunderstood monsters

This is the plight of the misunderstood monster.

A Halloween round-up!

Costumes. Treats. Pumpkins. Scares. This is your spot for it all this Halloween.

What do you get when art meets community? A better sense of belonging

We invited 12 local artists to come into our building and paint a piece of the CBC gem logo in their distinct style, but with a focus on our people, our community, our land. They gave us back something wonderful.

Six ways to get all glowed up for Nuit Blanche

Art’s one-night stand — Nuit Blanche — is hitting the ‘Peg September 28 and since it’s an all-night exploration of art and creativity, doesn’t it make sense to make yourself part of the installation? Read below to learn how you can get your glow on.

Glow with the flow. Join our Nuit Blanche night-light party

On September 28, join us for Flow in the Dark, a black-light yoga party in celebration of Nuit Blanche! THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT.