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Eastern Manitoba Top Spot for Deer-Vehicle Collisions: MPI

Eastern Manitoba Top Spot for Deer-Vehicle Collisions: MPI

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(Buck and doe deer image via Shutterstock)

WINNIPEG — The eastern part of the province remains the top spot for vehicle collisions involving deer.

Data released Monday by Manitoba Public Insurance show the communities of Steinbach, Lac du Bonnet, Anola, Birds Hill Park area and Falcon Lake experienced an average of 1,700 collisions yearly, based on statistics collected from 2013 to 2017.

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MPI’s Winter Tire Financing Program Continuing

MPI’s Winter Tire Financing Program Continuing

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With snow in the forecast, it may be time to consider winter tires.

Manitoba Public Insurance’s low-interest winter tire program is continuing for another season, which provides motorists with winter tire loans up to 48 months at prime plus two percent up to $2,000 per vehicle.

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Manitoba Man Ordered to Repay MPI $35K After Making Bogus Claim

Manitoba Man Ordered to Repay MPI $35K After Making Bogus Claim

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WINNIPEG — Manitoba Public Insurance says it has recently seen an increase in fraudulent activity among ratepayers, but its investigators are working to quash potentially bogus claims.

“As a result, MPI watchdogs are initiating more investigations and using new investigative tools that are anticipated to save Autopac ratepayers upwards of $8 million this year, compared to $6.5 million in 2017,” the Crown corporation said in a release.

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MPI Estimators in Alonsa, Toll-Free Claims Line Established After F4 Tornado

MPI Estimators in Alonsa, Toll-Free Claims Line Established After F4 Tornado

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An overturned trailer is shown after a tornado at Margaret Bruce Beach, east of Alonsa, Man., on Friday, Aug.3, 2018. A tornado that touched down west of Lake Manitoba on Friday night tore at least one home off its foundation, a spokesman for Environment Canada said. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Facebook-Vanessa Whyte)

Manitoba Public Insurance has vehicle damage estimators in Alonsa after an F4 tornado ravaged the community and beach area on August 3.

The tornado claimed the life of a 77-year-old man when it ripped through last Friday evening.

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