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Fibre Optic Internet Coming to Southwestern Manitoba Communities

Fibre Optic Internet Coming to Southwestern Manitoba Communities

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A partnership between municipal governments and a local school division is powering fibre optic Internet service in several southwestern Manitoba communities.

The Park West Fibre Optic Co-op has installed 60 strands of the ultra high-speed fibre, benefiting the communities of Hamiota, Shoal Lake, Strathclair, Birtle, and Miniota.

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Louis Riel Bursary Reaches $1.2 Million

Louis Riel Bursary Reaches $1.2 Million

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WINNIPEG — A joint bursary for Metis students at Red River College has reached $1.2 million.

The Louis Riel Bursary is funded by the Manitoba Metis Federation and Manitoba government, which have each contributed $600,000 to the fund since 2014.

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