February 14, 2018

J.R. Simplot Company Announces Major Expansion Of Manitoba Operations

The Manitoba government and J.R. Simplot Company (Simplot) announced a major investment and expansion in the company’s Manitoba-based operations near Portage la Prairie today. Premier Brian Pallister and Agriculture Minister Ralph Eichler were joined by ‎Mark McKellar from ‎Simplot to make the announcement.

February 08, 2018

Increasing Public School Funding

The Manitoba government is maintaining a balanced approach to providing students a quality education while creating efficiency and controlling costs within the public education system, Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced today.  The province will invest $1.323 billion in public school divisions for the 2018-19 school year, an increase of $6.6 million.