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 video journalist in Thunder Bay, Ont., Medicine Hat, Alta., Fort McMurray, Alta., and Fort St. John, B.C. Marjorie is also the host of the CBC podcast Jets Stream.

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Filipino community thrives in Neepawa, one of Canada's fastest-growing towns

An influx of Filipino immigrants, many of whom work at the HyLife pork processing plant in the town, have helped Neepawa's population boom, making it the third-fastest growing community in Manitoba and the 13th-fastest in Canada.

Underestimated because of disability, but Winnipeg basketball player ready to lead team into playoffs

Grade 9 Miles Macdonell student Kieran Dalkie, who was born with half a right arm, says he's had to work harder than other players, but he's proven he's one of the best on the court.

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.