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Province records first COVID-19 death

March 27, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...death — a Winnipeg woman in her 60s who had been in intensive care. At a news conference an hour earlier, an emotional Premier Brian Pallister talked about his personal experience with depression as he announced a mental health initiative to help Manitobans through the crisis. Roussin,...

Manitoba won’t commit to stopping kids from ‘aging out’ of the system during the pandemic – APTN News

March 27, 2020

APTN Manitoba - ...on the table. We’re looking at what we can do to maintain services at the highest possible level in the face of massive challenges,” Premier Brian Pallister said. APTN News posed the question to the premier Friday morning during a press conference. This followed Ontario’s decision to issue a...

Man. sets up COVID-19 border checkpoints

March 27, 2020

The Producer - ...for one year. The Cognitive Behavioural Therapy program is available at no cost to any Manitoban aged 16 or older. ADVERTISEMENT Premier Brian Pallister said people are experiencing high levels of stress and anxiety, and this is part of the government’s emergency response. The program will be...

More restrictions in Manitoba, first death related to COVID-19 pandemic

March 27, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...that could be considered community transmission — the province has not yet seen a sustained spread in the community, he added. Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister speaks and answers questions during a COVID-19 press conference at the Manitoba legislature in Winnipeg, Thursday, March 26, 2020. THE CANADIAN...

Province launches program to help cope with COVID-19 anxiety

March 27, 2020

CTV - ...a new program aimed at helping Manitobans address anxiety related to the COVID-19 pandemic. During a Friday morning news conference, Premier Brian Pallister and Health Minister Cameron Friesen announced a $4.5 million initiative to launch an online therapy program to help Manitobans dealing with anxiety....

Premier, health minister to speak on COVID-19 in Manitoba

March 27, 2020

CTV - ...-- Premier Brian Pallister and Health Minister Cameron Friesen will discuss the latest measures to combat COVID-19 in Manitoba Friday morning. A news conference is scheduled for 10 a.m. at the Manitoba Legislative Building. CTV News Winnipeg will livestream the conference. As of Thursday, the province...

Coronavirus: Premier Brian Pallister, health minister to update Manitobans Friday

March 27, 2020

Global News - ...this page to someone via email Premier Brian Pallister and Health Minister Cameron Friesen have called a press conference for 10 a.m. Friday, one hour before the usual 11 a.m. daily novel coronavirus briefing. Global News will livestream the press conference here. Manitoba’s COVID-19 cases currently...

Manitoba launches online counselling to help with anxiety during COVID-19 pandemic

March 27, 2020

CBC Manitoba - ...Manitoba government will launch a free online counselling program to help people struggling with anxiety caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Premier Brian Pallister and Health Minister Cameron Friesen made the announcement ahead of Friday morning's daily COVID-19 briefing, at which public health officials said...

PST cut crushed under financial weight of COVID-19

March 26, 2020

Winnipeg Free Press - ...week ago, Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister bragged his government would still deliver on a promised PST cut, and spoke confidently about its financial preparedness to withstand a pandemic. Seven days later, the premier said the provincial sales tax would remain at its current level, a planned carbon tax would...

La province augmente de 5M$ l’aide pour les municipalités contre les inondations

March 26, 2020

Ici Radio Canada / CBC Francais - ...où la population soit appelée à remplir des sacs de sable en ces temps de pandémie de COVID-19. Plus tôt cette semaine, le premier ministre Brian Pallister a lui-même reconnu qu’il n’y avait aucune façon de remplir des sacs de sable tout en respectant les mesures de distanciation sociale. Selon...

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