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Manitoba Among Provinces Challenging Trudeau Over Contentious Tax Proposals

Manitoba Among Provinces Challenging Trudeau Over Contentious Tax Proposals

By Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press

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Justin Trudeau drives a tractor at the International Plowing Match and Rural Expo in Walton, Ont., on Friday, September 22, 2017. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Donovan)

OTTAWA – Provincial pressure is intensifying against the Trudeau government’s controversial tax-reform proposals, which have angered business owners, doctors and farmers across Canada.

On Friday, provincial leaders representing different political stripes — Liberals, New Democrats and Conservatives — spoke out about tax reforms recommended by Ottawa’s Liberal government.

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Red Cross Opens Voting for Pink Day 2018 Design

Red Cross Opens Voting for Pink Day 2018 Design

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One of three designs being voted on for Canadian Red Cross Pink Day 2018. (HANDOUT)

The Canadian Red Cross has opened up voting for this year’s Pink Day T-shirt design.

Schools and workplaces can register for the annual celebration of bullying prevention and building respectful relationships.

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Newly-Elected Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew Names Critics, Caucus Roles

Newly-Elected Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew Names Critics, Caucus Roles

By The Canadian Press

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Wab Kinew, Manitoba NDP candidate for Fort Rouge, listens at a news conference in Winnipeg, Friday, March 11, 2016. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG – Manitoba NDP Leader Wab Kinew has announced the party’s critics and caucus roles.

Kinew, who was elected leader on the weekend by party members, will be critic for intergovernmental affairs and international relations, Francophone affairs and municipal relations.

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Two Distribution Companies Increase Their Capacity at CentrePort

Two Distribution Companies Increase Their Capacity at CentrePort

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Diane Gray, CentrePort’s president and CEO, with Scott Croghan, branch manager of Goodman Manufacturing Group. (CENTREPORT / HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — Two distribution companies have moved into expanded space at CentrePort Canada to fill a new multi-tenant building at Brookside Business Park.

Goodman Manufacturing Group and Ply Gem Canada are sharing 56,000 square feet of space, allowing them quick and easy access to Manitoba’s highways.

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Manitoba Launches Revamped Online System for Business Filings

Manitoba Launches Revamped Online System for Business Filings

Woman - Office - ComputerWINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is slashing the amount of paperwork involved with registering a business in Manitoba with the launch of a new electronic and self-service system.

The Companies Online system will provide a number of benefits for small businesses including reducing barriers in accessing the Companies Office and improving service delivery options, enabling client self-serve functionality, eliminating processing delays, and ensuring the registry contains the most accurate information about the ownership and status of a company.

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RCMP Investigate Vehicle Break-Ins in Carman

RCMP Investigate Vehicle Break-Ins in Carman

RCMP Logo VehicleRCMP in Carman, Manitoba are probing a number of incidents involving vehicles being rummaged through, as well as a stolen vehicle.

Police say between September 14-19, vehicles had items stolen such as credit cards, ID cards, sunglasses, garage door openers, and cash.

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