Steinbach RCMP are asking the public for any information that may help identify two suspects who may me involved in a recent theft incident that occurred at a business located in the Rural Municipality of Ste. Anne, Manitoba.
Steinbach RCMP are currently investigating the theft of a 2006 Honda Accord, recently stolen from a local residence.
Public health officials advise the current five-day COVID-19 test positivity rate is 0.46 per cent. Twenty-seven new cases of the virus have been identified since Saturday including two on Saturday, 18 on Sunday, five on Monday and two as of 9:30am on July 4, 2020. This brings the total number of lab-confirmed positive and probable positive cases in Manitoba to 442.
Three hikers on the Mantario Trail, suffering from signs of severe heat stroke, were recently located and transported to Lac du Bonnet by helicopter, before being treated by emergency medical services.
Researchers with VIDO-InterVac expect to begin human trials of a new COVID-19 Vaccine this fall.
The Manitoba government is investing more than $85,000 from the proceeds of crime in safety and crime prevention programs for three communities in southern Manitoba and the surrounding region.
The province is issuing payments to 78,442 Manitobans as part of the $120-million Risk Recognition Program to acknowledge front-line workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Manitoba Agriculture and Resource Development advises that due to dry conditions in parts of the province over the past few years, livestock producers will temporarily be allowed to cut hay and allow animals to graze on Crown lands not normally designated for agricultural use.
The Canada Border Services Agency is reminding all travellers ahead of the upcoming August 3, 2020, Civic Holiday and long weekend, travel restrictions are still in place at all Canadian international border crossings.