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The Brandon Sun @thebrandonsun Brandon, Manitoba

The daily newspaper of record in Brandon, Manitoba. Since 1882.

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Paul Esteves knows what his Team Manitoba has to do right at the 13-and-under national baseball championship in Rep… https://t.co/LwVtuad10FWASAGAMING — The queen of the Tamarack is back. For the first time since 1995, Marg Patrick is teeing it up at the… https://t.co/OuTHgDNLJhWASAGAMING — Jim Wilson wasted no time punching his ticket to the Tamarack golf tournament’s senior men’s champions… https://t.co/eeNsmmEYJtA doctor who formerly practised in Westman has self-published his first book — a suspense-filled novel about a Mani… https://t.co/tRjAZXlB9KDauphin will soon play a critical role in the early detection of chronic wasting disease in deer in Manitoba.… https://t.co/8AguC2B3SqForty Manitoban artists will be featured at this year’s Manitoba Rural & Northern Juried Art Show in Winnipeg next… https://t.co/GhBjC1iYagA 19-year-old man told the court he had a problem and needed help after police found child pornography on his cellp… https://t.co/txojLy9mDZGreen Party of Manitoba Leader James Beddome says the 2019 election will be the party’s largest showing ever and th… https://t.co/1AmKqizfSsA teen with a history of exposing himself to people on the street has been given one last chance to seek help befor… https://t.co/koLXDdAktvDonning their best pair of high heels, a group of men strutted their way across downtown Brandon to raise funds for… https://t.co/MHpILnb8jmApproximately 40 people came to Brandon Community Options’ location at 136 11th St. on Wednesday for a nonpartisan… https://t.co/6egWUeHiuhThe far-reaching appeal of the annual Canadian National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show held at Bran… https://t.co/oJ4zLTRm1iFor the second time this summer, Brandon residents are raising concern after the elm trees in front of their houses… https://t.co/HsOBYBjuzlBrandon weather: Expect a low of 11C and a high of 24C. #bdnmb
8/22
2019
WASAGAMING — Cancer will not stop Andrew McPhail. No matter what, he keeps looking forward. https://t.co/kL5GZNYxgghttps://t.co/BldD3fSjsuWASAGAMING — Christmas always comes early for Grant McPhail. At least, that time of year that brings the family to… https://t.co/OSoddzPKlGDisability Matters Vote is holding a roadside rally this afternoon near the Keystone Centre.… https://t.co/2YtI015qfgAll schools in the Brandon School Division are now open ahead of the return to classrooms next month.… https://t.co/foyXB9hbxTA teenage boy has been handed probation and community service after he sprayed another teen in the face with bear m… https://t.co/MgS7aVUV0RThe 2019 Canadian National Arabian & Half-Arabian Championship Horse Show wrapped up its ninth annual instalment in… https://t.co/w5V82pMOQxThe Brandon Neighbourhood Renewal Corporation and its downtown ambassadors are holding a movie night later this mon… https://t.co/zQHild48DiToday's editorial: The NDP talking points on fired nurses is back in action. https://t.co/Oc2gcIzxev #bdnmb https://t.co/T2GndHrEEuA Wawanesa woman is pushing for a funding increase from the provincial government for child-care workers and held a… https://t.co/1TjJIfjs29When Marilyn Monroe famously crooned in 1953 that diamonds are a girl’s best friend, she never would have dreamed o… https://t.co/ZmOW5SBYOPWASAGAMING — Chris Wren just needs a warmup nine sometimes. As long as he’s within striking distance at the turn he… https://t.co/kcKjTokhQ6The Crown is asking the court to impose a four-year sentence on a woman who held two teens hostage in her basement,… https://t.co/wQ8YIEh7SKHealth-care unions have set up shop outside the Brandon Regional Health Centre to campaign for votes, which is caus… https://t.co/rbuOXTPij2Brandon weather: Expect a low of 6C and a high of 22C. #bdnmb
8/21
2019
A woman who stole her neighbour’s electricity by running an extension cord between their homes has been sentenced t… https://t.co/TDZ0Tj2VxyFor the first time, Brandon will be represented by three local MLAs after the Sept. 10 provincial election, thanks… https://t.co/6Nx5GRg1e5Sunset Rotary released the winners of the judges’ awards from last weekend’s RibFest on Monday. London, Ont.-based… https://t.co/fgRxb5mTWEThe Oak River Dodgers and the RFNOW Cardinals are senior AA baseball champions. https://t.co/PhgffmNn9N #bdnmbWASAGAMING — Braxton Kuntz knows his way around Clear Lake Golf Course as well as anyone his age, so it’s not like… https://t.co/4UYaP1JTTVA pair of Westman players may have a real impact for Manitoba at the 15-and-under baseball championship starting Th… https://t.co/SXmSxRgQnYThe poor ticket sales of the National Football League’s exhibition game in Winnipeg on Thursday has me wondering wh… https://t.co/pEbFOLLd1yThe former Shoppers Drug Mart at 1350 18th St. may have found a new principal tenant. https://t.co/k6DvFERn7b #bdnmb https://t.co/77RbV3Bn3cBrandon University announced on Monday that wireless internet will be available in all three residences when studen… https://t.co/u4Auhke7ERWASAGAMING — Three-putts and bogeys are among the least of Pam Burneski’s concerns these days.… https://t.co/lUN9FY2PwoBrandon would be home to a new 25-bed chemical detoxification centre within 100 days if the NDP wins the provincial… https://t.co/VbPgoOXd7yA woman who stabbed her boyfriend in the chest in an act of self-defence has been sentenced to one year of house ar… https://t.co/yWwAJq0s3BBrandon weather: Expect a low of 6C and a high of 22C. #bdnmb
8/20
2019
The RFNOW Cardinals and GW Vacuum Truck Service Young Guns just couldn’t resist playing a little bit of extra baseb… https://t.co/JQzNbiNnHRLongtime receiver Dustin Everett didn’t take long to catch a pass in his return to the Westman Wolverines football… https://t.co/bIGboP8amxJack Benstead is slowly spreading word of the Tamarack in Florida, and people are listening.… https://t.co/EcaLNMSg7vTwo children are dead following a collision north of Dauphin Friday evening. Dauphin RCMP received a report of a tw… https://t.co/qWUkzfAPSXA man has been given the chance to earn a clean record after his gun — which he didn’t have a licence to possess an… https://t.co/uOjH6qvCA8Police arrest one man, search for another in sexual assault investigation #bdnmb https://t.co/1AUaDQUs4e https://t.co/kLOHDz9ZTeRodeo action came to an end for another year Sunday on the last day of the 31st Virden Indoor Rodeo & Wild West Daz… https://t.co/M6FyqZF51gFederal Green party candidate for Brandon-Souris Bill Tiessen spent some time at the Global Market in Brandon Satur… https://t.co/sohVgVkJ14Manitoba Liberals are questioning the veracity of a new poll placing the Progressive Conservatives and NDP in a dea… https://t.co/DRztp4ojGXToday's editorial: With the current slate of federal leaders vying for the nation’s top spot, it’s difficult to get… https://t.co/GDTTXtRREhWASAGAMING — Jared Jacobson doesn’t believe in a medallist curse, and also won’t tell you finishing as the low man… https://t.co/4GIHLw5UmkA Brandon man is tired of waiting for answers after his wife died following a short stay at Fairview Personal Care… https://t.co/5uqdunInc6Unforeseen delays have pushed back the timeline to have Neepawa Collegiate’s massive addition ready for students by… https://t.co/WlMcR4CmFmBrandon weather: Expect a low of 9C and a high of 25C. #bdnmb
8/19
2019
Shell union workers had to choose between attending President Trump's speech or losing pay: Reports https://t.co/HAIISDmucB
Retweeted by The Brandon SunTrump's large union crowd at Shell was given the option of not showing up, and not getting paid https://t.co/9SmQBOreh3
Retweeted by The Brandon SunBrandon weather: Expect a low of 8C and a high of 24C. #bdnmb
8/18
2019
https://t.co/k9arxj6p3ohttps://t.co/igksY3TXfxhttps://t.co/wmoiksmGwFhttps://t.co/FUHt1wm3Kghttps://t.co/XWYitzk3ZQhttps://t.co/qKfEorZY9fhttps://t.co/DxA4VfbhRGhttps://t.co/b6DADMY6F5https://t.co/PVnOnrbVpwhttps://t.co/jdlrk9DVyLhttps://t.co/e5mNKFCEuNhttps://t.co/fLs4dkiNGbhttps://t.co/E1xbsvzvGThttps://t.co/Q9FjTjSDR6https://t.co/hxImuJ7AwThttps://t.co/fEQ6dLC6cq https://t.co/qkQbxgSXTRBrandon weather: Expect a low of 6C and a high of 19C. #bdnmb
8/17
2019
Russell’s Wyatt Tweet went 1-for-2 and scored one of Manitoba’s seven runs in the sixth inning to beat Alberta 9-8… https://t.co/2MkNW2WlYqThe Westman Wolverines opened training camp with a healthy crop of rookies this year, hoping a few can step up and… https://t.co/jMSmyi5PYsThe first player the Brandon Wheat Kings wanted to cross the pond and join the squad this fall should be in the Whe… https://t.co/8vMFd59gyJFor the ninth year in a row, the Provincial Exhibition has partnered with six Manitoba Co-ops and five local meat p… https://t.co/4s3fTo8cLiManitoba union leaders are hoping attention to the issues brought up in ongoing health-care union votes will have a… https://t.co/MbmSxF3tbWPolice searching for owner of stolen purse https://t.co/eSl773t43E https://t.co/E7tVjhDn5zIt took 24 hours’ worth of driving for Suzanne Calnan and Annika Liu of Surrey, B.C. to get to Brandon with Excelsi… https://t.co/VrM6frRPLzFixing anything with an engine runs in the Myers’ family blood. Brad Myers and his dad Harvey have been restoring a… https://t.co/XI2eekXlaeBrandon is getting another helping of delicious barbecue at the third-annual Ribfest starting today at the Keystone… https://t.co/U1LlnmZp82An apple a day — forget that. Try dozens of apples a day. That’s the goal of Fruit Share Brandon, a volunteer-led g… https://t.co/NJoiOnRx9EA woman who beat up her younger sister and then bragged about it on Facebook has been sentenced to three months of… https://t.co/zbzM0uCymYDarren Ritchie has a new right-hand man with an eye for Western Hockey League talent. #bdnmb https://t.co/ldUBBspYfu https://t.co/Zh3TKpBnp6The Tories are promising two new K-8 schools in Brandon over the next decade and 20 new schools across the province… https://t.co/EVtT1iR0NfBrandon weather: Expect a low of 13C and a high of 29C. #bdnmb
8/16
2019
DAUPHIN — A group of Dauphin-based dancers has travelled all the way to Ukraine to show off their skills.… https://t.co/z8WdjliphEOffering a safe place to rejoice in Indigenous culture, the Brandon Aboriginal Youth Activity Centre ensures kids a… https://t.co/OdkeaqUdbYNEEPAWA — Alice Rooke is passionate about sharing her love of agriculture. The 18-year-old farmer grew up in the ca… https://t.co/e6TcpgSHNzBrandon’s premier esports team is going international. Team captain Donald Myers said he is excited to see how the… https://t.co/wcLDENagcKRCMP searching for escaped inmate #bdnmb #westman https://t.co/hvm5a2n27t https://t.co/6qDrE8Dt8HZaine McConnell is looking to end his AAA baseball career on a high note this week. The Carberry product is one of… https://t.co/5aDfzRjZkgPolice search for suspect in car theft #bdnmb https://t.co/SKslxypVGs https://t.co/vYq8FJNN3WA Brandon couple who were each sent an extra voter information card in the mail has had their problem fixed, accord… https://t.co/fkRpEp8NXmKody Fawcett couldn’t have drawn up a better way to finish the 2018 Tamarack golf tournament. He won his second str… https://t.co/YsO340p5NIRenovations at Samaritan House Ministries' Pacific Avenue building are ongoing, but the organization is still looki… https://t.co/N1BtF6sRJHVolunteers with the St. John Ambulance Medical First Responders team now have a quicker way to get around.… https://t.co/jtzXw5IlwW
8/15
2019

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