Grand Beach Articles

RCMP Warn of Handgun Replica Phone Cases

RCMP Warn of Handgun Replica Phone Cases

A scary incident for some beachgoers last weekend turned out to be a false alarm, but RCMP responded accordingly. Officers were called to Grand Beach on Sunday just after 2 p.m. about a man seen with what appeared to be a handgun tucked into the waistband of his...

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Manitoba Hydro to Cut Power to Grand Beach Area

Cottagers in and around the Grand Beach area will be without power next Friday, October 24. Manitoba Hydro has planned an interruption to electrical service between 8 a.m. and noon, affecting approximately 2,800 customers. The area under the planned outage stretches...

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Manitoba Cottagers to Be Without Power on Friday

Power to Manitoba Hydro customers in the Grand Beach and Victoria Beach areas will be cut off on Friday, October 10. Hydro says crews will replace a damaged pole between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Approximately 6,000 customers will be affected by the outage, stretching from...

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Feds Fund $70K in Renos to Grand Marais Heritage Wing

The federal government is funding a renovation of the Heritage Wing in the Grand Marais Community Central. Selkirk-Interlake MP James Bezan made the $70,000 funding announcement Monday for the project. The renovation of the Heritage Wing will include the construction...

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Two Manitoba Beaches Awarded Blue Flags

Two Manitoba beaches have made the list this year to fly the prestigious Blue Flag -- an international eco-certification for beaches and marinas. West Grand Beach and Winnipeg Beach are among the 24 new additions recognized by Environmental Defence for achieving...

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Sand Sculptors Returning to Grand Beach in August

Two sculptors who aimed to create the largest sand castle in the province last summer are returning to beat their previously set record. Curtis Fehr and Randy Ptashnick will set up on Grand Beach August 2-5 for Manitoba's Largest Sand Castle Version 2.0. Their goal is...

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