Headlines April 6 2023: Snow, blowing snow and extremely slippery conditions closed Highway #16 Neepawa to Gladstone, #13 south of Elm Creek, #34 south of Holland, #3 east of Killarney, but all roads in Southern MB have since re-opened, after what is hoped to be the last Winter storm of the season. Rolling River and Beautiful Plains buses did not run today and SW Horison Division was closed. Wpg got 15 cm of snow but city decided to delay plowing frustrating drivers. | Off-duty Brandon police officer accused of domestic assault, MB police watchdog investigating. | New strategy coming for police training in MB, with the announcement of a new ‘public safety training strategy’ to provide a unified training curriculum for police. | Bdn will once again host a City-Wide Yard Sale over 2 weekends. The first for those east of 18th Street May 26 – 27 and 2nd for locations west of 18th June 2 – 3. | Prairie Mountain Health releases a fresh plan that emphasizes recruitment and needs of health-care professionals over the next 5 yrs. | Brandon Police Service is expanding its footprint with a new office located at the Town Centre that could be open by July. | A woman accused of stealing $400k in lottery tickets over 4yrs while working at a gas station will have to pay it back. | Today is Thursday April 6th, Army Day, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Day, Drowsy Drivers Awareness Day, Fresh Tomato Day, International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, Jump Over Things Day, Maundy Thursday, National Alcohol Screening Day, National Burrito Day, National Caramel Popcorn Day, National Siamese Cat Day, National Student Athlete Day, National Tartan Day, New Beer’s Eve, Plan Your Epitaph Day, Teflon Day, The Start of Passover, World Table Tennis Day and National Twinkie Day. An easter treat? Maybe. Here’s an awesome Deep Friend Twinkie recipe for ya.
CONGRATULATIONS Tasha Scheepbouwer 🏆WINNER🏆 of our Spring Break Contest🔥🙏 and WINS a limited edition TGS mug + $50 GC💜THANKS for entering!💜It took no time at all for Tasha to try out her favorite new cup with some tea and BUD LIGHT! Separately of course. 🙂
COW RESCUE? THANKS to the viewer who sent me the TIK TOK about the “rescued Gladstone Calf” after the little guy got out of his farmyard and was wandering around in the storm Wednesday.
EASTER LOVING FAMILY FUN: Cindy Olinyk is from Ethelbert, Manitoba and was kind enough to share some of her Easter traditions! The food. The games. It was ALL FUN! Here’s a pic of her crew all done up in their Easter costumes!
Quick and Easy for EASTER—EASY to make “tie-dye” eggs and Easter bark!
EASTER Projects GONE WRONG. When I attempt to make any of the stuff above, it never some out looking or tasting as good as the people who put this stuff together. Put sometimes the disasters can be just as fun!
5 DREAMS you should NEVER IGNORE. Everyone dreams, even if you don’t remember them. But there are some dreams that may sound some alarms, and may even require a follow up trip to see your Doctor. Details in the link.
Beer instead of water? A Dad packing his kid’s lunch made a big mistake when it came to putting a drink in that lunchkit!