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Portage-Lisgar Communities Receive Federal Funding

Written by CFAM/Country88/Eagle 93.5 FM News on Saturday, 15 November 2014 The federal government and the province of Manitoba announced earlier this week that several communities will benefit from the new Building Canada Plan’s Small ... Full Article

Bergen gives account of Ottawa shooting

Johnna Ruocco, The Graphic It began as just another weekly caucus meeting for Portage-Lisgar MP Candice Bergen, but would soon turn into a day she and the rest of the country would never forget. Cpl. Nathan Cirillo, a 24-year-old father of one ... Full Article

Portager receives apprenticeship grant

By Svjetlana Mlinarevic, The Graphic Nicholas Girouard, who received a diploma as an agriculture equipment technician, said the $4,000 grant he received over his four years of study really helped. “It helped pay for my living expenses ... Full Article

Local MP Reacts To Iraq Decision

October 9, 2014 Written by Brenden Harris on Thursday, 09 October 2014 The MP for Portage-Lisgar says the decision to deploy air support to Iraq to combat Islamic State militants wasn’t taken lightly. The federal government voted in favour ... Full Article