Daniel Boyse, Portage Legion service officer, presents a donation of $250 to Percy Zapata, president of the Chapter 19, Defenders Motorcycle Club, during their fourth annual Travis Halmrast Meorial Ride through Portage la Prairie on June 27, 2015. The riders are made up of current and former military members who ride to raise awareness and funds for veterans who need medical care. (Johnna Ruocco/THE GRAPHIC/POSTMEDIA NETWORK)

Memorial ride returns to Portage

The Chapter 19, Defenders Motorcycle Club, during their fourth annual Travis Halmrast Memorial Ride through Portage la Prairie on June 27, 2015.

Rodeo comes back to Portage

Those thinking of bucking this year’s Portage la Prairie Ex will be sorely disappointed as this year the rodeo is coming back.

RCMP Const. Francois-Xavier Raymond and Legion service officer Daniel boyse lay a Canadian flag at the tombstone of a soldier who died while in combat. The RCMP, the Portage la Prairie Legion, and the Royal Canadian Air Force came to Hillside Cemetery on June 30, 2015, to lay Canadian flags at the tombstones of former soldiers, RCAF officers, and RCMP officers prior to Canada Day. (Svjetlana Mlinarevic/The Graphic/Postmedia Network)

Honouring Canada's heroes

The RCMP, the Portage la Prairie Legion, and the Royal Canadian Air Force came to Hillside Cemetery on June 30, 2015.

   

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