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Elkhorn Curling Club Fundraiser Sweeps Cash

Elkhorn Curling Club Fundraiser Sweeps Cash

There's been a curling rink in Elkhorn since 1882 when the first club was formed.
Demolition Derby Action

Demolition Derby Action

The Demolition Derby always draws a big crowd and this cool breezy Sunday, August 16, was no exception. For some, it is the highlight of the weekend.
Demolition Derby Action

Demolition Derby Action

The Demolition Derby always draws a big crowd and this cool breezy Sunday, August 16, was no exception. For some, it is the highlight of the weekend.
Manitoba Draft Horse Futurity

Manitoba Draft Horse Futurity

Handsome young Percherons and Belgians showed in Virden, this past weekend. In conjunction with Virden Indoor Rodeo & Wild West Daze the Manitoba Pennwoods Draft Horse Futurity saw 20 entries vying for purses amounting to $10,000 in total.
Local Coyboys Top Some Events

Local Coyboys Top Some Events

Strong competition over three days made for exciting rodeo action in Tundra Oil & Gas Place arena, August 14 - 16. Local cowboys rose to the top in several events at the heart of the Virden Indoor Rodeo & Wild West Daze.
Downtown Daze

Downtown Daze

Wild West Daze, part and parcel of the rodeo weekend, with the Indoor Rodeo action turns Virden into a destination over the four days. “Downtown Daze 2015 was a success,” says Amanda Isaac, manager for Virden Community Chamber of Commerce.
Looking for Drainage Soloutions in the RM of Wallace-Woodworth

Looking for Drainage Soloutions in the RM of Wallace-Woodworth

Drainage in the RM of Wallace-Woodworth was, once again, before Reeve and Council at the regular meeting of August 11.
Perfect Practice Makes Perfect

Perfect Practice Makes Perfect

On August 8, just northwest of Virden, a group of volunteers gathered to take part in the annual Western Search and Rescue Exercise.

Local in National Arabian Show

“I’m going,” said Prue Critchley, when asked if she was entered in the Canadian National Arabian horse show coming up in Brandon.
Explosion Takes Two Homes

Explosion Takes Two Homes

In the blink of an eye everything can change. That’s exactly what happened in Virden on Friday, August 7 at 9:14 a.m. See below for more photos The Virden RCMP were notified of a house fire, caused by an explosion at a house on Thompson Place.