15th Year for Operation Red Nose

UPDATED: 6:24 p.m. (Adds photo gallery)

Operation Red NoseOperation Red Nose officially began its 15th year Friday at a launch at Safety Services Manitoba on Notre Dame Avenue.

The initiative is aimed at keeping Manitoba drivers safe every holiday season by driving them home in their own vehicle after they drink some holiday ‘cheer.’

As always, call 947-NOSE or # NOSE for MTS wireless subscribers.

This year’s program runs on the following dates: November 27, 28 and December 4, 5, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 31.

Other participating Manitoba communities are Brandon, Flin Flon, Gimli, Portage la Prairie, Selkirk, The Pas and Thompson.

View the photo gallery below.

ChrisD.ca photos/Marc Evans