Along with laying off 1,400 workers nationwide Tembec will be closing the Pine Falls newsprint mill for two weeks, starting February 10th.
A radius of 1.6 km around the Sunrise Propane Industrial Gases was evacuated by the police this early Sunday morning. Many residents are elderly, some have cuts and light injuries, . Even after 5 hours two big propane containers are still burning!
As part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site nomination on the east side of Lake Winnipeg. Manitoba's Natural Resources Minister Stan Struthers and his Ontario counterpart joined forces today to protect an area in both provinces. One of the goals of this plan is to better protect the woodland caribou that live in this region.
Historicaly it marks the union of the province of Canada with New Brunswick and Nova Scotia on July 1st 1867, and the begin of a long march to total independance - completed in 1982 with the Constitution Act. On this day in 1867 the former Province of Canada was divided into the two current provinces of Quebec and Ontario, thus also marking the begin of a totally different problem. Separationism.
Manitoba ist eine der besten Ziele für Wildbeobachtungen, mit einer der höchsten Vorkommen an Elchen, Wapiti und Schwarzbären. Zudem finden Sie hier Wölfe, Füchse und Biber. Nahe der Hudson Bay können Sie weiße Tiere der Küstenregion bestaunen. Unter ihnen Eisbären, Killerwale, arktische Füchse, Scheehühner und viele andere mehr