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2020-03-24

PRESS RELEASE:Canada’s plan to mobilize science to fight COVID-19

Posted by: Donna

March 23, 2020                              The Government of Canada is supporting our country’s researchers as they do critical work to protect the health and safety of all Canadians, and people around the world, during the COVID-19 outbreak. The Prime Minister,

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2020-03-24

PRESS RELEASE:Prime Minister announces support for farmers and agri-food businesses under Canada’s response to COVID-19

Posted by: Donna

March 23, 2020 Canadian farmers and food businesses work hard so Canadians have quality food on their grocery store shelves and kitchen tables. In these times of uncertainty, it is more important than ever to make sure that they are

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2020-03-24

Domestic travellers should self-isolate for 14 days, Manitoba public health officials say

Posted by: Donna

Manitobans travelling within Canada are urged to self-isolate for two weeks when they return home, public health officials say. “I want to make it clear that this is not just a suggestion,” chief provincial public health officer Dr. Brent Roussin

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2020-03-18

PRESS RELEASE:Prime Minister announces more support for workers and businesses through Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Posted by: Donna

March 18, 2020                           The Government of Canada is taking strong and quick action to protect our economy, and the health, safety, and jobs of all Canadians during the global COVID-19 outbreak. The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced

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2020-03-17

PRESS RELEASE: Prime Minister announces new actions under Canada’s COVID-19 response

Posted by: Donna

March 16, 2020 COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving global issue. The Government of Canada will do everything necessary to protect the health, safety, and well being of Canadians, and is working around the clock to limit the spread of this

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2020-03-16

‘The time is now to act’: COVID-19 spreading in Canada with no known link to travel, previous cases

Posted by: Donna

Widespread community transmission of COVID-19 is likely underway in Canada, experts say, warning that Canadians need to heed advice from public health officials and do their part to prevent it from getting out of control. Community transmission is the spread of

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2020-03-02

Passing of Bill Evanov

Posted by: Paul Bury

Vasil William EvanovSeptember 18, 1942 – February 28, 2020 Media Release Toronto, March 1, 2020. – Evanov Communications Inc. is deeply saddened to announce that Vasil William (Bill) Evanov, the company’s founder and President, passed away peacefully in his sleep

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2020-02-24

Winnipeg’s 2020 Festival du Voyager celebrates Indigenous, francophone culture

Posted by: Donna

The 51st Festival du Voyageur wrapped up its 51st season this year in Winnipeg’s Fort Gibraltar at the heart of St. Boniface. Known for celebrating French and Métis culture,, the Festival is not exclusively Franco-Manitoban, this year’s festival focuses on celebrating Indigenous and francophone

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2020-02-13

COMMUNITY: Filipino Radio on CKJS 810: Birth and Growth

Posted by: Donna

February 13 is World Radio  Day. We take pride  to celebrate our community radio — CKJS 810AM  — probably the strongest,  longest-running  multilingual radio stations in the whole of Canada. Since its inception in mid 70s, CKJS has maintained its

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2020-02-07

ENTERTAINMENT: Filipino actress Gabbi Garcia chosen as Tourism Ambassador of Taiwan

Posted by: Donna

(GMA NEWS) GMA Kapuso Netowrk’s It Girl Gabbi Garcia was named Taiwan’s first-ever Filipina Tourism Ambassador, entrusted with the immense task of inspiring more Filipinos to experience the beauty their Asian neighbor has to offer. According to the Taiwan Tourism

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2020-03-24

PRESS RELEASE:Canada’s plan to mobilize science to fight COVID-19

Posted by: Donna

March 23, 2020                              The Government of Canada is supporting our country’s researchers as they do critical work to protect the health and safety of all Canadians, and people around the world, during the COVID-19 outbreak. The Prime Minister,

Read More..

2020-03-24

PRESS RELEASE:Prime Minister announces support for farmers and agri-food businesses under Canada’s response to COVID-19

Posted by: Donna

March 23, 2020 Canadian farmers and food businesses work hard so Canadians have quality food on their grocery store shelves and kitchen tables. In these times of uncertainty, it is more important than ever to make sure that they are

Read More..

2020-03-24

Domestic travellers should self-isolate for 14 days, Manitoba public health officials say

Posted by: Donna

Manitobans travelling within Canada are urged to self-isolate for two weeks when they return home, public health officials say. “I want to make it clear that this is not just a suggestion,” chief provincial public health officer Dr. Brent Roussin

Read More..

2020-03-18

PRESS RELEASE:Prime Minister announces more support for workers and businesses through Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

Posted by: Donna

March 18, 2020                           The Government of Canada is taking strong and quick action to protect our economy, and the health, safety, and jobs of all Canadians during the global COVID-19 outbreak. The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today announced

Read More..

2020-03-17

PRESS RELEASE: Prime Minister announces new actions under Canada’s COVID-19 response

Posted by: Donna

March 16, 2020 COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving global issue. The Government of Canada will do everything necessary to protect the health, safety, and well being of Canadians, and is working around the clock to limit the spread of this

Read More..

2020-03-16

‘The time is now to act’: COVID-19 spreading in Canada with no known link to travel, previous cases

Posted by: Donna

Widespread community transmission of COVID-19 is likely underway in Canada, experts say, warning that Canadians need to heed advice from public health officials and do their part to prevent it from getting out of control. Community transmission is the spread of

Read More..

2020-03-02

Passing of Bill Evanov

Posted by: Paul Bury

Vasil William EvanovSeptember 18, 1942 – February 28, 2020 Media Release Toronto, March 1, 2020. – Evanov Communications Inc. is deeply saddened to announce that Vasil William (Bill) Evanov, the company’s founder and President, passed away peacefully in his sleep

Read More..

2020-02-13

COMMUNITY: Filipino Radio on CKJS 810: Birth and Growth

Posted by: Donna

February 13 is World Radio  Day. We take pride  to celebrate our community radio — CKJS 810AM  — probably the strongest,  longest-running  multilingual radio stations in the whole of Canada. Since its inception in mid 70s, CKJS has maintained its

Read More..

2020-02-07

ENTERTAINMENT: Filipino actress Gabbi Garcia chosen as Tourism Ambassador of Taiwan

Posted by: Donna

(GMA NEWS) GMA Kapuso Netowrk’s It Girl Gabbi Garcia was named Taiwan’s first-ever Filipina Tourism Ambassador, entrusted with the immense task of inspiring more Filipinos to experience the beauty their Asian neighbor has to offer. According to the Taiwan Tourism

Read More..

2020-02-05

Renowned Winnipeg scientist Frank Plummer dies in Kenya, where he led HIV breakthroughs

Posted by: Donna

(CBC NEWS) World-renowned scientist Dr. Frank Plummer, 67 of Winnipeg has died in Kenya, where he was a keynote speaker at the annual meeting of the University of Nairobi’s collaborative centre for research and training in HIV/AIDS/STIs. Plummer collapsed and was taken

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2020-02-24

Winnipeg’s 2020 Festival du Voyager celebrates Indigenous, francophone culture

Posted by: Donna

The 51st Festival du Voyageur wrapped up its 51st season this year in Winnipeg’s Fort Gibraltar at the heart of St. Boniface. Known for celebrating French and Métis culture,, the Festival is not exclusively Franco-Manitoban, this year’s festival focuses on celebrating Indigenous and francophone

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2019-11-26

Winnipeg Blue Bombers bring home Grey Cup

Posted by: Donna

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers ended a 29-year championship drought on Sunday as they defeated the Hamilton Tiger-Cats 33-12 in the 107th Grey Cup. They  were met with loud  cheers from hundreds of fans who greeted them at the airport as

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2019-11-19

COMMUNITY: Paul Ong concert with WSO raises $25k for Sistema Winnipeg

Posted by: Donna

Accompanied  by the prestigious Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO),  local singer Paul Ong’s annual charity fundraiser saw a whopping $25,000 donation to Sistema Winnipeg, a daily music program offering  intensive music education for  inner city children. The sold-out event held Nov

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2019-11-18

BLOG: Christmas cheer @ the 2019 Pre Santa Claus parade Block Party

Posted by: Donna

Before  the big man in the red suit from the North Pole made his way down Portage Avenue for the 2019  annual Santa Claus Parade,  friends from  Energy 100.6, Hot 100.5 and CKJS 810AM brought some fun  at the Pre

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2019-09-09

Kidney Walk this weekend draws hundreds

Posted by: Donna

Hundreds joined this year’s   Manitoba Branch  Kidney Foundation Fundraiser held at St Vital Park today, Sept 8, 2019. Prior to the walk, there was acknowledgement of event sponosrs led by Vickar Automotive Group, presentation of top fundraisers and kidney donor

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2019-07-24

Advocates appeal to keep Filipino bilingual program from folding

Posted by: Donna

Supporters of the first Filipino bilingual program in Canada are hoping it doesn’t have to fold. For the program to continue this September, it needs at least 20 students in Kindergarten and Grade 1, and another 20 students in Grades

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2019-07-08

COMMUNITY: BIBAK Manitoba celebrates International Grand Cañao

Posted by: Donna