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The 2016 Holiday Train will be making its 18th annual tour West across Canada to assist food banks along its route in collecting food and money donations.

RCMP seek missing Brandon, Man. girl. (RCMP photo)

Portage RCMP seek missing girl

A 15-year-old girl, last seen leaving the Walmart in Portage la Prairie on Nov. 21, at approximately 3:30 p.m., is now reported as missing by local RCMP.Tryli Shorting is from Brandon, Man., but is believed to be in the Portage area.

Division buses not running in afternoon

The Portage la Prairie School Division (PLPSD) announced earlier today that its bus services will not be running this afternoon. This includes rural buses, shuttle buses, buses that transport special needs students and industrial arts/hockey academy students.

Shawn Cabak/Submitted photo Bull selection presents an important opportunity to enhance the profitability of the beef production enterprise.

Holland Beef and Forage Day Nov. 30

Holland Beef and Forage Day is part of Manitoba Beef and Forage Week and is scheduled for Nov. 30 in the Holland Community Hall. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m., with refreshments and an opportunity to visit agri-business displays. Producers will learn what the Manitoba Forage and Grassland and the Manitoba Beef Producers associations have been do


Police blotter

The following is a summary of police activity in the Central Plains Area (Portage la Prairie, Treherne, Amaranth and the surrounding Rural Municipalities). The reporting dates are between Nov. 7 and Nov. 13.

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