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    July 16 letters

    Let’s be more like the world…Dear Editor,I see that City councillor Wall has said that the new concreted sidewalks are almost completed and benches and soft lighting is on the ...
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    Feb. 20 letters

    BlockadeIf the Liberal Party brain trust or Trudeau himself thought that by growing facial hair for his second term in office, it would magically create a competent statesman, they are ...
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    Dec. 19 letters

    GeeseOn the front page of Leader dated 2019 Nov. 7 you show a flock of geese on the lake in Portage la Prairie who should be flying south.
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    Dec. 5 letters

    Property TaxesDear Editor,Property taxes on Manitoba homes assessed at $60,000 or less have risen up to more than 200% in the last year.
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    Oct. 31 letters

    ElectionDear Editor,I have been asked several times in the last week if I am disappointed with the election results.
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    Oct. 24 letters

    Oct. 15 council meetingI do have my facts straight Councillor Wall. Once Portage Council passed Bylaw 19-8696 on 09/09/2019, the McCabe’s next move would be to apply for a conditional ...
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    Oct. 17 letters

    Maligned councillorIn five years serving on the Portage la Prairie City Council, this is the first time I have felt compelled to respond to letters to the editor.
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    Oct. 10 letters

    Redundant DemocracyI tip my hat to Mr. Stewart for his attention-bringing to the building permit issue on 1st Street SW this past year.
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    Sept. 26 letters

    Secondary suite bylawCity administration and city council certainly knew that the passage of Bylaw 19-8696 in council meeting 09/09/2019 also acted as a end-around to deal with the illegal suite ...
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    Sept. 19 letters

    Council bylaw passingDear Editor,After watching the discussions concerning the secondary suite Bylaw 19-8696, I was perplexed to find pertinent questions were not raised by our council.
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    Aug. 29 letters

    Ethics commissioner reportDear editor,Canada’s Ethics Commissioner Mario Dion released a scathing report outlining how “the authority of the Prime Minister and his office was used to circumvent, undermine and ultimately ...
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    Aug. 15 letters

    Scheer has a plan to help you get aheadDear Editor,If you are like most Canadians, you work hard. With your efforts, you should be able to buy a home, save ...
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    Aug. 8 letters

    RE: Trudeau is just the worstMP for Portage-Lisgar, Candice Bergen, was in Miami, Man., to read to the children when she and a teacher held up the above worded sign.
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    Aug. 1 letters

    RE: Stewart letterWhile visiting the school in Miami for I Love to Read month, our MP posed for a picture with a teacher.
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    July 25 letters

    Idea for our 150thNext year, 2020, will be celebrated by the Province of Manitoba as the 150th anniversary of the founding of the province.
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    July 11 letters

    Drive thursIt’s been recently reported on the news that drive-thrus are beginning to be protested and even outlawed.
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    July 4 letters

    ElectionI feel sorry for candidates for the Liberal Party in the upcoming election.Having to live with the Leader’s lies, his passion for embarrassing us all and, following his example, – ...