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July 24, 2020 - Manitoba Government Creates CFL 2020 Hub City Committee

As the Canadian Football League (CFL) has tentatively selected Winnipeg as its hub city for a potential fall 2020 season, the province has created a community-based volunteer committee to oversee the plans, Economic Development and Training Minister Ralph Eichler and Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


July 20, 2020 - Manitoba Government Investing $8 Million for New #RestartMB Event Attraction Strategy

The Manitoba government is launching an $8 million #RestartMB Event Attraction Strategy and making a bid to be the Canadian Football League’s (CFL) hub city in fall 2020, Premier Brian Pallister announced today… read more


July 17, 2020 - Province Invests $10 Million in Manitoba Signature Museuns

The Manitoba government is creating dedicated endowment funds to ensure ongoing support for the province’s seven unique and popular signature museums, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


June 27, 2020 - Statement from Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox on Canadian Multiculturalism Day

On behalf of all Manitobans, I wish everyone a happy Multiculturalism Day! For generations, people from all over the world have chosen to make Manitoba their home. They have chosen our province to build a better, safer, more prosperous life… read more


June 16, 2020 - Manitoba Awards Heritage Grants to 50 Organizations

The Manitoba government is investing more than $255,000 in grants to 50 Manitoba organizations through the Heritage Grants Program, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


June 15, 2020 - Manitoba Celebrates Athletes, Coaches During Special Olympics Manitoba Awareness Week

The Manitoba government is celebrating the achievements of athletes, coaches and families as part of Special Olympics Manitoba Awareness Week, Families Minister Heather Stefanson and Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


June 9, 2020 - Manitoba Investing $750,000 for Heritage Resource Conservation Grants

BRANDON — Manitoba Heritage Resource Conservation grants totalling $750,000 have been awarded to more than 80 projects from community groups, volunteer organizations and heritage organizations, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


May 19, 2020 - Province Introduces New Resources to Support Victims of Family Violence During Pandemic

The Manitoba government is launching new resources to help those affected by family and intimate partner violence during the COVID-19 pandemic, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox, minister responsible for the status of women, announced today… read more


May 18, 2020 - Manitoba Celebrates International Museum Day

The province is celebrating International Museum Day by encouraging Manitobans to explore their history with virtual visits to Manitoba museums, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


May 8, 2020 - Province Announces Funding for Projects to Preserve Military Memorials

The Manitoba government is providing more than $50,000 in grants for 11 new projects that will extend the life of military memorials across the province through the Military Memorial Conservation Grant, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


May 5, 2020 - Province Plans Virtual Celebration of Manitoba Day

Manitobans are encouraged to join in a creative online commemoration of Manitoba Day in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


April 11, 2020 - Students and Parents Encouraged to `E-Xplore' Manitoba's Museums, Winnipeg Art Gallery Through Online Tours

Manitoba’s many beloved museums and art galleries have temporarily closed their doors because of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, but everyone is encouraged to keep enjoying the province’s rich art and cultural experiences by heading online, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox said today… read more


April 8, 2020 - Major Manitoba 150 Celebrations Paused for 2020

Due to the significant public health concerns surrounding COVID-19 and large public gatherings, major Manitoba 150 celebrations are being paused for 2020, Premier Brian Pallister announced today… read more


April 1, 2020 - Province Announces Initiatives in Support of Sexual Assault Awareness Month

“As Manitobans, we all love our beautiful summers and we were looking forward to celebrating Manitoba’s 150th anniversary, but right now, health and safety must come first,” said Pallister. “We know this is a difficult time for Manitobans, but we will get through this. We look forward to the days when we can reunite with our friends and neighbours to keep celebrating our great province”… read more


March 9, 2020 - Manitoba Recognizes International Women’s Day with Launch of Empower Women 20/20 Awards

Manitoba is recognizing International Women’s Day by launching a new awards program to honour women who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of gender equality, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox, minister responsible for the status of women, announced today… read more


March 6, 2020 - Manitoba Government Enhances Film and Video Production Tax Credit

As part of Budget 2020, the Manitoba government plans to enhance the Film and Video Production Tax Credit to encourage private-sector investment in permanent film infrastructure and attract more animation, visual effects (VFX) and post-production companies to relocate or do business in the province, Finance Minister Scott Fielding and Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


March 6, 2020 - Manitoba Government Removes Red Tape Around Film Production Traffic Control

Manitoba’s thriving film production industry will benefit from proposed changes to The Highway Traffic Act that would give them more flexibility to acquire traffic control services on roads, Infrastructure Minister Ron Schuler and Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


January 28, 2020 - Archives of Manitoba Launches ‘Your Archives: The Histories We Share’

Manitobans are invited to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Manitoba becoming a province by helping shape a unique history exhibit, Sport, Culture and Heritage Minister Cathy Cox announced today… read more


January 27, 2020 - Manitoba to Partner With Community to Support Women, Children Affected by Family Violence

The Manitoba government has chosen Wahbung Abinoonjiiag Inc. to lead a network of community agencies to help improve housing options for women and children who have experienced family violence… read more


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