November 7, 2017   |  Safety Alerts

Know the dangers of ice

The Red Cross has ice safety information on their website at http://www.redcross.ca/training-and-certification/swimming-and-water-safety-tips-and-resources/swimming–boating-and-water-safety-tips/ice-safety  

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July 14, 2017   |  Safety Alerts

WEST NILE VIRUS

Manitoba Health, Seniors and Active Living reports its mosquito surveillance program has identified this season’s first Culex tarsalis mosquito samples infected with West Nile virus (WNV).  At this time, no human cases of West Nile virus have been identified in Manitoba. The infected mosquitoes were collected during the week of July 1 from adult mosquito…

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June 22, 2017   |  Safety Alerts

Safe Boating Guide

Transport Canada provides information about the regulations that apply to pleasure boating as well as boating safety tips at www.tc.gc.ca/media/documents/marinesafety/TP-511e.pdf

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June 2, 2017   |  Safety Alerts

Swimming, Boating and Water Safety Tips

The Red Cross provides a wealth of water safety information at http://www.redcross.ca/training-and-certification/swimming-and-water-safety-tips-and-resources/swimming–boating-and-water-safety-tips

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May 21, 2017   |  Safety Alerts

FireSmart Wildfire Prevention

MB Sustainable Development provides important fire prevention information. Click the links below. http://www.gov.mb.ca/sd/fire/Prevention/prevention.html http://www.gov.mb.ca/conservation/fire/Prevention/Wildfire%20Evacuation%20Brochure%202011.pdf http://www.gov.mb.ca/conservation/fire/Prevention/FireSmart%20Landscape%20brochure2011.pdf http://www.gov.mb.ca/conservation/fire/Prevention/FireSmart%20Manual2%202011.pdf  

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May 21, 2017   |  Safety Alerts

Drinking Water Advisories

Click the link for Drinking Water Advisories in Manitoba There are currently numerous Boil Water Advisories in the Whiteshell http://www.gov.mb.ca/sd/waterstewardship/odw/public-info/boil-water/water_advisories_in_mb.html

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