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March 14, 2018

New South Whiteshell Transfer Station Hours

Please click the link below to see the revised hours for the South Whiteshell Transfer Station. TRANSFER STATION-REVISED HOURS 2018    

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January 31, 2018

Free Press Article – Cottagers keep eye on rail car cleanup in Whiteshell

https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/cottagers-keep-eye-on-rail-car-cleanup-in-whiteshell-471821473.html?k=o8puJX By: Alexandra Paul Posted: 01/30/2018 4:26 PM Cottagers and Canadian National Railway say they are closely monitoring a clean up of rail cars derailed in the Whiteshell area in early January. Twenty-three cars left the CN tracks Jan. 6, inside the boundaries of the Whiteshell Provincial Park in eastern Manitoba. The train carried petroleum […]

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January 30, 2018

Update from CN on the January 6th Nora Lake Derailment

The following update was provided today (January 30th) from Kate Fenske, Manager, Public Affairs – Manitoba & Media Relations for Western Canada at CN As mentioned previously, crews have removed the product from the involved tank cars and are now beginning the process to transport the cars away from the site. They have also removed […]

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January 10, 2018

Request to the Director – Parks and Protected Spaces Re CN Derailment

The WCA sent a request to Director – Parks and Protected Spaces  to request his involvement in the clean-up of CN Rails’ derailment between Nora Lake and Florence Lake. Nora Derailment ltr- Jan – 18  

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January 7, 2018

CN Derailment near Nora Lake

CN crews are continuing the clean-up of an incident involving a westbound CN train that derailed multiple cars about 50 km east of Elma, MB near Nora Lake. There were no injuries and there is no threat to the public. There were no leaks of dangerous goods from the tank cars involved. A total of […]

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November 30, 2017

Manitoba Hydro right-of-way widening in Star and Brereton Lake Areas

Manitoba Hydro has provided a media advisory about right of way widening in Star and Brereton Lake areas.  Click the link below for more information. MEDIA ADVISORY Whiteshell Provincial Park – Nov. 10-17

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August 28, 2017

Where to Get Recycle Everywhere Bin Bags

Bin Bags may also be picked up at the following locations: Rennie River Leisure – Domo-Rennie The Mason Jar Store / Mason Plumbing – West Hawk Lake West Hawk Lake Resort– West Hawk Lake Manitoba Conservation: Falcon District Office Falcon Beach Office West Hawk Campground Office  

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August 10, 2017

Environment Committee Status Report Excerpt from the August Echo

A “Comment Letter” on the Energy East Pipeline Conversion project was posted to the NEB by the Environment Cmte. on June 1, 2017 (available at https://whiteshellcottagers.com/whiteshell_news/east-energy-pipeline-comment-letter/ ).       The most significant change from previous reports include: Relief from the requirement for Hydrostatic Testing that would be used to prove pipeline integrity – in favour […]

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