Due to this spring’s dry conditions and the current weather forecast, the RM of Hanover has implemented a fire ban for the entire municipality, effective 12pm Thursday, April 8, 2021.
Portage la Prairie RCMP are currently investigating a suspicious house fire that recently occurred at a location within the community.
Steinbach RCMP, along with the Office of the Fire Commissioner, are currently investigating a residential fire which claimed the life of a 66-year-old La Broquerie, Manitoba man.
Steinbach RCMP are asking the public for any information into the whereabouts of a resident of a recent structure fire in the RM of Tache.
Pembina Valley RCMP are currently investigating a recent structure fire that destroyed thousands of hay bales in the Rural Municipality of Stanley, Manitoba.
Manitoba Conservation and Climate reports that all provincial burn permits issued under The Wildfires Act within the burning permit area are suspended immediately and no other permits will be issued until further notice.
Steinbach RCMP believe that a recent structure fire that occurred in Steinbach appears to be suspicious in nature.
As the result of a residential chimney fire, an 88-year-old man died in his residence located in the Rural Municipality of Springfield.
A young woman has recently died as the result of a residential fire on Centennial Drive East in Thompson, Manitoba.