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Litter Rates Decrease as More Manitobans Recycling Beverage Containers

Litter Rates Decrease as More Manitobans Recycling Beverage Containers

Recycle EverywhereWINNIPEG — Litter rates for empty beverage containers are decreasing across Manitoba as more people toss them into the recycle bin instead of the landfill.

New numbers from the Canadian Beverage Container Recycling Association (CBCRA) and its Recycle Everywhere program show both Winnipeg and Brandon deceased their litter rates by 74 and 87 percent, respectively, in 2017.

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Manitoba Allocating 258 New Beds to Personal Care Homes

Manitoba Allocating 258 New Beds to Personal Care Homes

BedroomWINNIPEG — The Manitoba government is moving in 258 new personal care home beds to facilities in Winnipeg, Steinbach and Carman.

Winnipeg will see the addition of 108 new beds at the future Bridgwater Personal Care Home in the city’s southwest, 140 beds at the existing Rest Haven Personal Care Home in Steinbach, and 10 new beds at the existing Boyne Lodge in Carman. Seventy replacement beds and up to 30 new transitional care beds will also go to Carman.

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Steinbach Woman Believed to Be Impaired in Serious Crash on Perimeter

Steinbach Woman Believed to Be Impaired in Serious Crash on Perimeter

RCMP Logo VehicleImpaired driving is believed to be a contributing factor when a 26-year-old Steinbach woman crashed into another vehicle on the Perimeter Highway near Dugald Road on Saturday afternoon.

RCMP were alerted of an erratic driver on the Perimeter at around 4 p.m. and officers were responding to the scene. While en route, they received another report that the same driver had collided with another vehicle.

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Steinbach Man Charged with Fraud, Drug Possession

Steinbach Man Charged with Fraud, Drug Possession

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police have laid several charges against a Steinbach man after stopping him for appearing suspicious on a bicycle with a female.

Officers in the area of St. Anne’s Road and Bishop Grandin Boulevard came across the pair at around 4:30 a.m. Friday. The man originally gave a false name, but was later identified as having an outstanding warrant.

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Man Pinned Underneath Pickup Truck Dies in Steinbach

Man Pinned Underneath Pickup Truck Dies in Steinbach

Steinbach Fatal MVC
A 49-year-old man died Monday in Steinbach when the pickup truck he was working on fell off its supports, pinning him underneath. (STEINBACHONLINE.COM)

A 49-year-old man died in Steinbach Monday after he was pinned under a pickup truck in his driveway.

RCMP responded to Ash Grove Lane at around 6:45 p.m., where the resident had been working on his truck when it fell off the supports. He was pinned underneath and pronounced deceased at the scene.

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