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Flin Flon MLA Report: Transfer of Lynn Lake Hospital inpatients to Flin Flon negatively impacts health

Flin Flon MLA Report: Transfer of Lynn Lake Hospital inpatients to Flin Flon negatively impacts health

The province has not announced a timeline to reinstate inpatient services at Lynn Lake Hospital.
Editorial: Northern railway investments better late than never

Editorial: Northern railway investments better late than never

Deciding to spend money on the Hudson Bay Railway is, effectively, an admission that it was a mistake to sell it and the port off in the first place and to put the fate of entire communities and their citizens in the hands of owners who don’t live in the region.
Backyard Astronomy: the James Webb Space Telescope’s success

Backyard Astronomy: the James Webb Space Telescope’s success

Located about 1.5 million kilometres from Earth, the James Webb Space Telescope has opened a new portal to discovery.
Opinion: Court's decision leaves security of anonymity for the press and the public unclear

Opinion: Court's decision leaves security of anonymity for the press and the public unclear

"It is reasonable to ask now: Why would any source step forward with information if we cannot protect their identities?"
Editorial: Northern health care needs heroic measures

Editorial: Northern health care needs heroic measures

Until the northern heath care system improves to become at least merely barely adequate, residents will have to way whether the benefits of living in Northern Manitoba outweigh the drawbacks.
Be aware of allergens

Be aware of allergens

How can we prevent asthma? First of all, we need to identify which allergens are causing asthma.
Hard facts on gas tax

Hard facts on gas tax

It’s high time for the federal government to come clean with Manitobans about the money that Ottawa is making due to the sharp increase in the price of gas.
Editorial: Here’s to a (hopefully) boring summer

Editorial: Here’s to a (hopefully) boring summer

After a couple years during which so much has happened, it would be nice to have a couple of quiet months before municipal election season starts in earnest.
Letter: Silence is golden

Letter: Silence is golden

On June 7, Eric Redhead won the Thompson byelection by a whopping 70 per cent to 30 per cent, suggesting the unquestionable backing of his constituents.
Editorial: Next year’s change in NRHA leadership could help pinpoint where deficiencies originate

Editorial: Next year’s change in NRHA leadership could help pinpoint where deficiencies originate

Like most other Manitobans and Canadians in general, northerners in this province have plenty to criticize about the health care system.
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