Marjorie Dowhos

Marjorie Dowhos is the host of CBC Manitoba's Radio Noon. She is an RTNDA award-winning reporter. Marjorie joined CBC Manitoba in 2010. Prior to that, she was an anchor, reporter and videojournalist in Thunder Bay, Ont., Medicine Hat, AB., Fort McMurray, AB., and Fort St. John, B.C. Marjorie is also the host of the CBC podcast 'Jets Stream'.

Latest from Marjorie Dowhos

Jyoti Gondek, Calgary's 1st female mayor, has firm roots in Manitoba

Jyoti Gondek made history on Monday night, when she was elected as the first female mayor of Calgary. But the road that led to her there included formative years in Manitoba.

Reclaiming their history: Three Manitoba women keeping their culture alive through language, art

Artists KC Adams and Pat Bruderer, language facilitator Carol Beaulieu are reclaiming their Indigenous culture through teaching, practicing arts and language. The women are passing it down to future generations.

'He knows that's his place': Manitoba therapy dog missing his rounds visiting hospitals in Westman

Mark Saler and his dog, Grizzly continue to find ways to stay connected with patients in Brandon, Minnedosa and Neepawa during pandemic.

Winnipeg band of brothers' music career reaches new heights despite pandemic

The 12/21, a pop-punk band based in Winnipeg, is gaining in popularity in the Philippines after being featured on Spotify, a national TV network and most recently inking a new record deal.

'Just in shock': Manitoba family reunited with dog missing for 7 weeks after car crash

Murphy, a six-year-old Shih Tzu, disappeared after a crash just outside of Pine Falls in August.

Neighbours come together to create memorial for teens killed in southwestern Manitoba tornado

Shayna Barnesky and Carter Tilbury, both 18, were killed when the pickup truck they were in was swept up by a twister on Aug. 7. Now, a memorial to the teens has been placed near where the twister touched down.

Hitched in a hurry: Manitoba venue to host pop-up weddings to help couples tie the knot in an hour

A St. Andrews chapel will hold a day of pop-up weddings in August to help couples forced to cancel their nuptials because of the novel coronavirus, with an event planner saying an entire wedding can be done in just an hour.

What's the buzz? Brandon asks people to vote for city's official bee

Bee City Brandon asking Manitobans to help select Wheat City's official bee. The queen bee will be crowned at the conclusion of Pollinator Week at the end of June.

Manitoba drive-in theatres get green light to open for season after province reverses initial decision

The owners of Manitoba's only operating drive-in theatres are celebrating the province's decision to allow the outdoor venues to operate, after initially being left off the list of businesses allowed to reopen this week.

Manitoba golf course owners remain cautiously optimistic courses will be able to open this spring

Some courses would normally already be open to eager golfers, but a public health order has shuttered all non-essential services in Manitoba till at least May.

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