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WSO’s Mickelthwate Sharing Leadership Knowledge at Chamber Luncheon

WSO’s Mickelthwate Sharing Leadership Knowledge at Chamber Luncheon

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WSO music director Alexander Mickelthwate leads an orchestra to record the soundtrack for the Winnipeg Jets’ new game-opening video on Monday, September 19, 2016. (STAN MILOSEVIC / CHRISD.CA FILE)

Before Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra music director Alexander Mickelthwate leaves the city, he plans on sharing his reflections on leadership with the local business community.

The maestro will speak to a Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce audience during a luncheon on September 29.

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Manitoba Musicians Win Top Honours at WCMAs

Manitoba Musicians Win Top Honours at WCMAs

The Lytics perform during the free opening weekend of the Winnipeg Jazz Festival in Old Market Square on Sunday, June 19, 2011. (MAURICE BRUNEAU / CHRISD.CA FILE)

WINNIPEG — Top musical talent from Manitoba won big over the weekend at the Western Canadian Music Awards (WCMA) in Edmonton.

Musicians were recognized in seven categories, honouring the best in hip-hop, electronic/dance, blues, and visual media composition.

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U.S. – Canada Relations Celebrated in New Exhibits at Manitoba Museum

U.S. – Canada Relations Celebrated in New Exhibits at Manitoba Museum

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Two new exhibits at the Manitoba Museum explore the history of U.S. – Canada relations. (HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — Two photographic exhibits at the Manitoba Museum is marking 150 years of Canadian relations with the United States.

Northern Stars: 150 Years of U.S. – Canada Relations, and Eyes on the Arctic: U.S. – Canadian Cooperation in the North are being put on by the U.S. Consul in Winnipeg.

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Vote for Winnipeg’s Most Notable Radio Personalities

Vote for Winnipeg’s Most Notable Radio Personalities

RadioChrisD.ca wants to know who radio listeners believe to be the most notable personalities at the city’s biggest AM and FM stations.

From now until the end of November, you can vote to have your say. This isn’t a popularity contest or a chance to choose your favourite personality. It’s an exercise to determine the most notable person at each station. The on-air talent with the highest profile and name recognition.

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