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Fort Garry Brewing, Delta 9 Cannabis Launch Hemp-Infused Beer

Fort Garry Brewing, Delta 9 Cannabis Launch Hemp-Infused Beer

Delta 9 Cannabis Beer
Delta 9’s Legal Lager was released on Monday as a joint project with Fort Garry Brewing Co. (CNW GROUP / DELTA 9 CANNABIS INC.)

WINNIPEG — A local medically-licensed marijuana producer has partnered with Fort Garry Brewing Company to launch a hemp-infused beer ahead of Canada’s legalization of recreational marijuana in July.

Delta 9 Legal Lager is now on store shelves at Manitoba Liquor Mart stores across the province.

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No Longer Dry: Manitoba Lifts Liquor Ban on Camping for May Long

No Longer Dry: Manitoba Lifts Liquor Ban on Camping for May Long

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Manitoba’s annual ban on liquor in provincial campgrounds for the May long weekend has been lifted.

“We know Manitobans love to get out and enjoy the great outdoors whenever possible, so we want to make this change and allow adults the opportunity to responsibly enjoy their experience at our provincial parks,” Sustainable Development Minister Rochelle Squires said in a statement.

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Children Rob Winnipeg Beer Vendor at Knifepoint: Police

Children Rob Winnipeg Beer Vendor at Knifepoint: Police

Winnipeg Police CrestA pair of youth was arrested Tuesday night after Winnipeg police say they robbed a beer vendor at knifepoint.

The manager of a vendor in the 1100 block of St. Mary’s Road called police after a boy came in and tried to pay for a case of beer. When asked for ID, the suspect fled the store with the beer.

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Winnipeg Goldeyes Crack a Cold One with Local Breweries

Winnipeg Goldeyes Crack a Cold One with Local Breweries

Winnipeg Goldeyes Craft Beer Corner
Winnipeg Goldeyes Craft Beer Corner is under construction at Shaw Park. (HANDOUT)

The Winnipeg Goldeyes are pouring support for Manitoba-based breweries by dedicating a new deck at Shaw Pack completely to local brew.

Called Craft Beer Corner, the baseball club has entered into a partnership with a handful of breweries to highlight their beer during game days this season.

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PEG Beer Co. Unexpectedly Closes Until Further Notice

PEG Beer Co. Unexpectedly Closes Until Further Notice

Nicole Barry - PEG Beer Co.
Nicole Barry, owner of PEG Beer Co. (GOV.MB.CA)

A popular Winnipeg craft brewery announced Thursday it has closed until further notice.

PEG Beer Co. said in a brief Facebook post, “We are currently closed. Once we are able to provide further info, we will. Thank you for your support and understanding.”

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Manitoba Restaurant Charges $15 for Bud Light to Promote Craft Beer Instead

Manitoba Restaurant Charges $15 for Bud Light to Promote Craft Beer Instead

By The Canadian Press

Bud Light
In this Monday, April 7, 2014, file photo, aluminum bottles of Bud Light beer are on display at Alcoa headquarters in Pittsburgh. Ordering a standard, big-brand beer in one Brandon, Manitoba restaurant can leave your wallet hammered a lot more than you. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP/Gene Puskar, File)

BRANDON, Man. – Ordering a standard, big-brand beer in one western Manitoba restaurant can leave your wallet hammered a lot more than you.

Prairie Firehouse in Brandon has decided to charge $15 for a regular-size can of Bud Light — double or more the price of other suds on the menu.

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