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Premier Brian Pallister marks 100 days in office; happy with progress

Pallister also noted that frameworks for a health care sustainability and innovation review as well as the Red Tape Reduction Task Force and his Enterprise...

In photos: Winnipeg Pride Parade 2016

Unlike his predecessor, former NDP Premier Greg Selinger, and mayoral counterpart, Brian Bowman, Pallister did not actually walk in the parade, according to attendees. Nevertheless,...

Liberal leader Rana Bokhari trots out tired 'boogeyman media' trope

Rana Bokhari drew on that tired trope when she told a man seeking help accessing mental health services last December that “mainstream media” was so...

Premier Greg Selinger, Mayor Brian Bowman positive about federal budget

. Selinger says he's happy about flood protection dollars, while Bowman said accessing infrastructure funding is his priority. Share on Facebook ...Selinger: health-care is a 'sacred...

Too late for Greg Selinger to say sorry in latest political ad

Selinger is the star of the provincial NDP's latest ad campaign, which features him standing alone in front of a stark white background (looking a...

One-metre rule for cars and cyclists 'a great idea:' Premier Greg Selinger

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger is throwing his support behind a proposed new rule of the road affecting motorists and cyclists. Selinger says a call to...

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger to consider looking at electoral reform

Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger is promising to examine a possible overhaul of the province's electoral system. Selinger says an all-party committee will consult the public...

No liquor privatization, Brian Pallister promises

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says he will not privatize liquor sales in the province if he wins next April's election. Pallister says he can...

Brian Pallister says he would limit growth in spending, avoid cuts

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister says he would not cut year-to-year government spending if he wins next April's provincial election. Pallister told the Winnipeg Chamber...

Brian Pallister accuses NDP of padding its political staff

. The Tory leader accuses the Manitoba Government of using taxpayer money to swell its ranks before next April's election. Share on Facebook ...Opposition Leader Brian...

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister presents alternative throne speech

. Brian Pallister promised shorter hospital wait times and a reduction in cabinet size if he becomes premier of Manitoba. Share on Facebook ...Manitoba Tories promise...

Liberal provincial government would welcome Uber: Bokhari

The Manitoba Liberal Party says they would hail ride-sharing services like Uber if elected. Party leader Rana Bokhari told media Thursday the party supports ride-sharing...

Column: Liberal win may mean big infrastructure bucks in Winnipeg

And the Liberal surge could impact next spring's provincial election too. Rana Bokhari's provincial Liberals are already running neck-and-neck with the NDP in recent opinion...

Greg Selinger says Shoal Lake residents deserve Freedom Road

Residents of Shoal Lake First Nation have been waiting for a road outside their community for generations. By: Staff The Canadian Press Published on Sat...

MP Rod Bruinooge won't take provincial run

I look forward to supporting the Pallister team in advance of their election," said Bruinooge in a statement. Manitoba PC leader Brian Pallister said he...

Pallister blast Manitoba Hydro service cuts

Opposition leader Brian Pallister blasted Manitoba Hydro on Friday, claiming they are cutting frontline services, while giving senior executives healthy raises. Manitoba Hydro cut services...

Liberals pledge to make kids' sporting goods tax-free

On Wednesday Liberal leader Rana Bokhari said that if elected the Liberals would remove the 8 per cent PST from kid's sporting goods bought at...

Manitoba Liberals revamping their public image, but is it too little, too late?

Selinger is the least popular premier in the country, and opposition leader Brian Pallister is better known for putting his foot in his mouth than...

Manitoba Liberals vow electoral reform

Manitoba Liberal leader Rana Bokhari says her party will move the province to a proportional representation electoral system if elected into government next year. By:...

Update: Brian Pallister wants probe into government advertising

Manitoba Opposition Leader Brian Pallister called Wednesday for an independent review of all government advertising to remove any partisan messaging, and promised to establish one...

Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman praised for taking part in city's gay pride parade

Politicians of every stripe made appearances this year, including St. Boniface MP Shelley Glover, who pointed out she's participated in the parade since before she...

Greg Selinger is handing out golden parachutes, he just won't tell us why

I have never received severance pay. Not once. It's remarkable, because in addition to having been downsized from a variety of exciting jobs — ranging...

Premier Greg Selinger concerned about CFS kids staying in jail

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says he's concerned about reports that kids in government care are languishing in jail because there is nowhere else...

Manitoba premier concerned CFS kids staying in jail

WINNIPEG – Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger says he's concerned about reports that kids in government care are languishing in jail because there is nowhere else...

A look at Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger

WINNIPEG – , who won Sunday's NDP leadership contest: Born: Feb. 16, 1951, in Regina. Education: Bachelor's degree in social work, master's degree in public...

A look at Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger

Bay TodayWINNIPEG – , who won Sunday's NDP leadership contest: Born: Feb. 16, 1951, in Regina. Education: Bachelor's degree in social work, master's degree in...

Robert Young jumps Liberal party ship, hopes to run against Jon Gerrard

Winnipeg Sun Young said he has tremendous respect for Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari, but the party's backroom officials have been at odds over how to put...

Andrea Horwath turns to veteran NDP fixer Michael Balagus

The party is expected to announce later this week that Balagus, former chief of staff to Manitoba NDP Premier Greg Selinger and to former premier...

Premier Brad Wall takes top spot among premiers

Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Tom Marshall (52%). 4. Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard (50%). 5. Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne (41%). 6. British Columbia Premier Christy Clark...