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Update On June 18, at approximately 5:30 am (Central time), Eric Wildman was taken into custody by the Ontario Provincial Police at a residence just outside of The City of Belleville, Ontario. Message from Manitoba RCMP We are in the Whiteshell area searching for Eric Wildman. Expect a heavy police presence. We have officers […]Continue Reading
Statistics Canada has asked WCA to remind cottagers to complete their 2021 Census. Canadian households (including those in the Whiteshell) received their unique access code, and are encouraged to complete their census questionnaire online, as soon as they can – it is safe, quick, and easy. Households without reliable Internet, or those who require alternate […]Continue Reading
Manitoba Parks has advised that parks staff will be carrying out repairs on Tuesday-Wednesday, June 15 and 16, to the landing area at Big Island in West Hawk Lake. Heavy equipment will be working in the area, the two entrances will be barricaded off with Parks staff providing direction onsite. Vehicles parked in the area […]Continue Reading
In an effort to increase the diversion of disposable masks from landfills, the province has launched an initiative with international recycling operation TerraCycle to recycle disposable masks from 15 locations at Manitoba provincial parks, Conservation and Climate Minister Sarah Guillemard announced on June 11. “Mask use is critical for protection during the COVID-19 pandemic, but […]Continue Reading
We have received some new updates for Caddy Lake and Big Whiteshell Caddy Lake Since our last updates in April (available here), Manitoba Parks has identified a new location for the Caddy Lake waste depot which will be located near the intersection of road 312 and the block 9 road. Big Whiteshell Big Whiteshell […]Continue Reading
This coming weekend, June 12 and 13 is free family fishing weekend and free park entry. Also note free park entry starts Friday, June 11. Refer to June 9 Manitoba Government News Bulleting Below A Manitoba summer tradition continues with the province’s free family fishing and provincial park access weekend happening June 12 and 13, […]Continue Reading