Quantcast

Latest Manitoba Stories

2014-05-15 12:21:47

WINNIPEG, May 15, 2014 /CNW/ - The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) will be available for questions on the release of its investigation report (A12C0154) regarding the accident involving a Cessna 208B operated by Gogal Air Services Ltd. which crashed in Snow Lake, Manitoba on 18 November 2012. When: 15 May 2014, 2:00 pm Central Time Where: TSB Regional Office 335-550 Century Street Winnipeg, Manitoba Who: Mr. Peter Hildebrand, Manager, Central Region Air...

2014-05-15 12:21:46

WINNIPEG, May 15, 2014 /CNW/ - With the release of its investigation report (A12C0154) on the loss of control and collision with terrain of a Cessna 208B near the airport in Snow Lake, Manitoba, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) today again reminds pilots that overloaded aircraft and any amount of ice on an aircraft's wings present risks to passengers, crew and equipment. On 18 November 2012, a Cessna 208B operated by Gogal Air Services Ltd. left Snow Lake en route...

2014-05-15 08:38:32

Access to Plagiarism Detection Software Is Central to Efforts to Prevent Duplication, Ensure Originality and Integrity OAKLAND, Calif., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Like most academic institutions, the University of Manitoba is deeply concerned about misconduct and committed to maintaining the highest integrity standards for students and faculty. To ensure academic integrity and avoid plagiarism, the University of Manitoba has integrated leading plagiarism detection technology...

2014-05-09 23:01:01

The "It's An Honour!" exhibit will be stopping in Brandon, Manitoba on May 12 and 13. The exhibit educates visitors on the Canadian System of Honours. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) May 09, 2014 The community of Brandon and surrounding areas are invited to visit It’s An Honour!, a new travelling exhibit about the Canadian Honours System that is now making its way across the country. Over the next two years, it will journey to schools, community centres, special events and small towns...

2014-05-08 12:23:41

HEIDENHEIM, Germany, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Voith has been awarded a services contract for the extensive modernization of three hydropower generators at the Kettle Generating Station in the province of Manitoba in Canada. The scope of supply for Voith Hydro includes the replacement of stator frames, new cores and windings as well as pole re-insulation and the installation of new coolers. Once the project is completed, each of the refurbished units will be rated at 120 MVA. The...

2014-05-02 23:04:14

Ticket Down has rolled back concert ticket prices across the board on all Beyonce and Jay-Z concert tickets at Investors Group Field in Winnipeg, Manitoba and concertgoers can add promo/coupon code JAY-Z-BEYONCE-2014 for additional savings. Jay-Z and Beyonce tickets are now available for sale to the general public from Ticket Down. Winnipeg, Manitoba (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Ticket Down is a dependable source of cheap Beyonce and Jay-Z tickets at the Investors Group Field in Winnipeg,...

2014-05-02 23:02:34

The University of Manitoba's Frank Kennedy Centre and brand new Active Living facility has selected more than 3,000 Tufftec Lockers from Scranton Products for a major locker room expansion. The Active Living Centre will open in 2015. (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 Scranton Products, a leading manufacturer of premium plastic partitions and lockers, announced that the Frank Kennedy Centre at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada, selected Tufftec® Lockers for a major $3 million...

2014-04-30 12:26:28

TORONTO, April 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Urgent action by the federal government is required to address the persistently low high-school completion rates among young First nation adults living on-reserve, according to a new C.D. Howe Institute report. In "Are We Making Progress? New Evidence on Aboriginal Education Outcomes in Provincial and Reserve Schools," author John Richards concludes that on-reserve education is in crisis. According to recently released 2011 census results, 58...

2014-04-23 08:35:04

VANCOUVER, April 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Callinex Mines (TSX.V-CNX) (OTCQX-CLLXF) is pleased to announce that assays have confirmed high-grade graphite mineralization in samples from the first two diamond drill holes at its Neuron Graphite property in Northern Manitoba near Thompson. Carbon graphite grades of 10.88% have been measured over multiple sections of mineralization, including a 14.5 meter section of mineralization, beginning only 4.5 metres below surface. A...

2014-03-31 23:03:27

Meditek, a leading provider of Canadian healthcare products and services, is announcing a new value proposition and branding. Winnipeg, Manitoba (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Meditek is excited to introduce a new value proposition and tagline: ‘Here for L.I.F.E.’ summarizes the key foundational principles that the employees of Meditek are passionate about. “For us, it’s about clearly stating our Unique Value Proposition, and what clients can expect from us. It serves to guide the...


Latest Manitoba Reference Libraries

Canadian Rustic Pony
2014-04-11 12:09:23

The Canadian Rustic Pony originated in Canada mainly in the Saskatchewan and Manitoba provinces. Dr. Peter Neufeld from Manitoba developed the breed by cross breeding Heck horses from the Atlanta Zoo in Atlanta, Georgia with a Welsh pony and Arabian horse cross. The Canadian Rustic Pony Association was formed on January 23, 1989 under the Canadian Federal Animal Pedigree Act, Bill C-67.  Prior to this, Canadian Rustic Ponies were registered through a United States registry since 1978....

Nintendo DS
2013-03-05 04:17:55

Image Caption: Original Nintendo DS "Fat" in Blue. Credit: Evan-Amos/Wikipedia The Nintendo DS is a hand held game console with dual screens developed by Nintendo and released on November 21, 2004 in North America. On December 2, 2004 it became available in Japan, February 24, 2005 in Australia, and March 11, 2005 in Europe. On March 2, 2006, Nintendo released the Nintendo DS Lite, it was redesigned slimmer and lighter with a brighter screen. On November 1, 2008 the Nintendo DSi was...

BlackBerry Curve
2014-01-12 00:00:00

The BlackBerry Curve is a smartphone manufactured by Research In Motion (RIM); introduced on May 3, 2007, with the Curve 8300 series. It had robust multimedia features with a high resolution camera. Five models were introduced, the 8300, 8310, 8320, 8330, and 8350i. In early 2009 the Curve 8900 and 8500 series were introduced and in the next few years three more models were released, the 8910, 8520 and the 8530. The 8900 series was an upgrade of the 8300 versions, the 8500 series added...

More Articles (3 articles) »
Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
Related