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St. Norbert Farmers’ Market Opening June 1

St. Norbert Farmers’ Market Opening June 1

A sure sign of summer is when the St. Norbert Farmers’ Market opens for the season. And this year, the market just south of the Perimeter Highway will officially open on Saturday, June 1 to mark its 25th anniversary. "It’s a carnival of fun on our opening day, with...

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Farmers’ Market Receives Funding for Site Development

The St. Norbert Farmers' Market has secured funding for the first phase of site improvements in south Winnipeg. Through a collaboration of grants from the province, city, the Winnipeg Foundation, and community partners, $250,000 was obtained to address groundwater...

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VIDEO: St. Norbert Home Destroyed by Fire

Fire crews battled a massive house fire just west of Highway 75 in St. Norbert early Monday morning. Watch: The fire in the two-storey home on Minerva Avenue, just south of Winnipeg, was reported to have started in the attached garage at about 6:20 a.m. Firefighters...

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St. Norbert Farmers’ Market Opens Saturday

St. Norbert Farmers’ Market Opens Saturday

Some may regard the May long weekend as the unofficial start to summer. For others, it's the St. Norbert Farmers' Market. The market will open for its 23rd season on Saturday morning, with fresh Manitoba produce, homemade baking, artisans, and entertainment. The...

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Farmers’ Market Receives Funding to Sustain Growth

By David Klassen The St. Norbert Farmers' Market Co-op received a boost in funding Saturday during the first official day of its operations for the season. Premier Greg Selinger announced $32,000 to explore development opportunities to sustain and manage the market's...

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St. Norbert Farmers’ Market Opens on Saturday

The 22nd St. Norbert Farmers’ Market will open Saturday morning, just south of the Perimeter on Pembina Highway. Dozens of vendors will be on hand to offer fresh vegetables and other goodies from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. The market will run Saturdays until October 30, as well...

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St. Norbert Farmers’ Market Opens for the Season

The St. Norbert Farmers' Market will make its annual return beginning this Saturday, June 6. Stroll through the dozens of vendors, pick up some fresh vegetables and other goodies from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free Press reporter Bartley Kives will be participating in a race...

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Trappist Monastery Ruins Getting $1 Million Makeover

The Trappist monastery ruins south of Winnipeg in St. Norbert will get a $1 million investment to further strengthen preservation efforts at the ruins, Conservation Minister Stan Struthers announced Monday. Construction will begin immediately on the monastery, which...

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