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Medical students to Virden Health Centre

Medical students to Virden Health Centre

Brandon/Virden to host 48 medical students interested in learning more about rural medicine…
Development ideas

Development ideas

Ideas flourished among the 30 people who met in Oak Lake Community Hall, Jan. 16, for the second Oak Lake Community Development Board public meeting.

Town of Virden Council Meeting

Sponsorships, planning and getting Virden In Bloom

Canart elected

Clayton Canart was declared the new Ward 3 Councillor for the RM of Wallace-Woodworth.
Premier Pallister

Premier Pallister

“We owe a great tribute to John A. Macdonald, and we need to remember that it took a dream to build this country. There’s a lot of power in dreams,” declared Manitoba Premier, the Hon. Brian Pallister, addressing the luncheon in Virden, Monday, Jan.
Potential world class Ag industry

Potential world class Ag industry

An economic development group says Virden area is well situated as a potential site for a value-added agricultural industry. A world class soybean processing plant is being considered for the Westman region.
Two gun clubs join forces

Two gun clubs join forces

Since the late 80s there have been two active gun clubs in the Virden area. The Virden Rifle & Pistol Club, which operated out of 250 Thomas Drive.
Batteries mean cash for Virden area

Batteries mean cash for Virden area

For 22 years, Virden Lions Club has been collecting used batteries, turning them into cash. It was an idea that Garnet Goodridge stumbled upon, and even back when batteries weren’t worth much, the project just seemed right to Goodridge.
Batteries mean cash for Virden area

Batteries mean cash for Virden area

For 22 years, Virden Lions Club has been collecting used batteries, turning them into cash. It was an idea that Garnet Goodridge stumbled upon, and even back when batteries weren’t worth much, the project just seemed right to Goodridge.
Elkhorn Bi-Election Candidates

Elkhorn Bi-Election Candidates

Two candidates, one a 30-year business man and the other a 33-year-old also in business, are running to represent Elkhorn residents for the Ward 3, bi-election.
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