Death bed denials, pandemic ‘hoax’ accusations common in southern Manitoba hospital patients, doctor says

A southern Manitoba hospital physician says staff are exhausted by a recent crush of admissions, but they're also up against something else that's draining energy and morale.Staff at Boundary Trails Health Centre are routinely hearing from sick and unvaccinated patients...

Manitoba premier promises vaccine incentives and tighter restrictions due to COVID-19 caseloads

Manitobans will face tighter restrictions as COVID-19 cases continue to climb, Premier Brian Pallister said Thursday morning."Case counts spiked after Thanksgiving. Case counts spiked after Easter and spring break. We can't have the same thing happen after the May long weekend," he said....

Tighter restrictions coming to Manitoba for May long weekend as COVID-19 cases keep surging

Manitobans will face tighter restrictions as COVID-19 cases continue to climb, Premier Brian Pallister said Thursday morning."Case counts spiked after Thanksgiving. Case counts spiked after Easter and spring break. We can't have the same thing happen after the May long weekend," he said....

Manitoba now holds Canada’s highest per-capita COVID-19 infection rate

Canada has a new COVID-19 hot spot, as Manitoba has overtaken Alberta as the province with the highest COVID-19 infection rate per capita.As of Sunday, Manitoba has a seven-day average daily infection rate of 33.1 COVID-19 cases per 100,000 people, according...

Public Health Agency refusing to disclose uncensored documents on Winnipeg virus lab

As the Public Health Agency of Canada refuses to release uncensored internal documents, a Conservative MP says he wants to know how far Canada's collaboration with China on Level-4 pathogens went — and why two federal scientists were let go by the National Microbiology...

Salons, gyms among many businesses closing Sunday for Manitoba’s 3-week lockdown

Restaurants, bars and patios in Manitoba will once again have to close to in-person dining as of Sunday, while many other businesses will have to shut down entirely for three weeks, as the province works to slow its rising third wave...

Manitoba teachers will be able to get vaccine in U.S., premier says, but union says it shows there was no plan

Manitoba teachers and other school employees will be able to get vaccinated in the U.S., Premier Brian Pallister says.An agreement announced last week that allows Manitoba truck drivers who regularly cross the border into North Dakota to get vaccinated in the...

2 Manitobans infected with rare swine flu variants

Two human cases of influenza variants normally found in pigs have been detected in Manitoba. The cases — two different strains — were found in early April in two unrelated individuals in different communities in southern Manitoba, said Dr. Brent Roussin, chief provincial public...

Manitoba teachers will be able to get vaccinated in North Dakota, premier says

Manitoba teachers and other school employees will be able to get vaccinated in the U.S., Premier Brian Pallister says.An agreement announced last week that allows Manitoba truck drivers who regularly cross the border into North Dakota to get vaccinated in the...

Manitoba reports 1st variant death as more infectious coronavirus strains become more prevalent

Roughly one in every four COVID-19 cases in Winnipeg is now caused by a more contagious coronavirus variant, Manitoba's chief public health officer said on Thursday, as the province reported its first known death linked to one of the strains.Dr....
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