Aug 14 - Today in Steinbach

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2020 novel coronavirus bulletin – 155

Public health officials advise the current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 1.19 per cent. Twenty-five new cases of the virus have been identified as of 9:30am on August 13, 2020. This brings the total number of lab-confirmed positive and probable positive cases in Manitoba to 603.

ATV stolen from local residence

Steinbach RCMP are currently investigating the theft of an ATV which had recently been stolen from a residence in Steinbach.

COVID-19 pandemic work supported by state of emergency extension

The Manitoba government has extended the provincewide state of emergency under The Emergency Measures Act to continue to protect the health and safety of all Manitobans and reduce the spread of COVID-19.

CBC Manitoba News

Mixed reaction from parents on Manitoba's plan to reopen schools

While kids are gearing up to return to school, many parents are feeling mixed about the province's plan to keep students and staff safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Strong recommendation for masks in schools not good enough, union says

The union representing Manitoba teachers disagrees with the province’s decision to strongly recommend, but not require, students and staff to wear masks once schools reopen in the fall.

Friends, family of late musician Gerry Atwell hope festival in his honour lives on

GerryFest will be live streamed on the CBC News website and CBC Gem app from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Friday.

Featured Blog Post

Kindness Also Fundamental

The recent increase in COVID-19 numbers in our province has caused greater concern regarding the coronavirus among Manitobans than likely existed during the days when few if any cases were being reported.

View From the Legislature: Submitted by Kelvin Goertzen

Coffee Break

Element Balls

Game Type: Arcade

Master the four elements fire, water, air and earth in the addicting arcade game Element Balls! But watch out, mixing up two different elements might end in chaos. Simply maneuver the Element Ball through the shapes and only collide with the ones having the same element. But it's not as simple as it seems. Moving element obstacles and challenging levels will get the most out of even the experienced Element Balls player. So let's get rolling and master all colourful levels! Will you become the next master of the Element Balls?