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By: Staff Writer
Posted: 05/12/2018 8:45 AM
Musician Robb Nash will be invested into the Order of Manitoba this summer.
The Kleefeld native is one of 12 Manitobans to be recognized by Lt.-Gov. Janice C. Filmon with the honour this year. After surviving a near-fatal accident, Nash began speaking to youth, playing songs intended to inspire discussion about important issues such as bullying, addiction, self-harm and suicide. Over the past five years, more than 800 students have relinquished their planned suicide notes to him and hundreds more have stopped self-harming behaviours.
Order of Manitoba recipients will be recognized at a special ceremony on July 12.
The Order of Manitoba, the province’s highest honour, was established in 1999 to recognize Manitobans who have demonstrated excellence and achievement, thereby enriching the social, cultural or economic well-being of the province and its residents.
Steinbach Family Resource Centre has named Jo-Anne Dalton as its new executive director.
Dalton joins the centre with a strong background in non-profits and fundraising, the organization said.
Supporters are invited to meet Dalton at the centre’s annual fundraising banquet on Oct. ...
Steinbach’s three candidates for the mayor’s chair and 10 challengers for council seats responded to another question from The Carillon this time on the subject of land acquisitions.
All 13 candidates answered the following question: Are you satisfied with the City ...
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