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RCMP seek suspect in break and enter

According to police, on Feb. 18 at approximately 2:50 a.m., an unidentified male suspect broke into Strong Hold Storage on 3rd Street NE. RCMP allege the suspect broke into the storage facility and damaged a vehicle parked inside one of the units.

Catherine Aller-Brooke, director of volunteers for PAWS (left) accepts the Hearts for Paws donation from Sonya Brasseur, manager of Best West Pet Foods.

Hearts for PAWS raises hundreds

The Hearts for Portage Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) campaign wrapped up at Best West Pet Foods in Portage la Prairie and raised nearly $300 for the local organization.

Nasty weather closes highways

Due to poor visibility and dangerous road conditions, the TransCanada Highway is now closed Westbound from Winnipeg to the Saskatchewan border. Eastbound closures have, at this moment, not been implemented, but it is recommended that motorists use extreme caution.

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Police seek February shoplifting suspect

According to police, on Feb. 11, Portage la Prairie RCMP learned of a shoplifting that took place at Shoppers Drug Mart on Saskatchewan Avenue. Police say an unidentified female suspect stole a large amount of cosmetics from the store, walking out of the building after pocketing the items.

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