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DBA Poker Derby – January 26th – all are welcome

DELTA BEACH ASSOCIATION POKER DERBY When:Sunday January 26 2020. Registration: 10am Cost: $10 for one hand $20 for 3 Where: Oakland Rink, Oakland Last hand must be in by 4pm. Prizes are 25% of entry fees for 1st, 15% for … Continue reading

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Construction starts

The RM notified us today: “ Work starts today to build the pond south of the channel to offset the breakwater structure as per the Department of Fisheries and Ocean’s requirements. Please be mindful of construction equipment and workers in … Continue reading

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We mourn the loss of one of our longtime citizens : Clarice Brown

On Monday morning, Delta lost one of its longest citizens, Clarice Brown(Linden). At 92 years of age, Clarice was a fixture of Delta since her youth. Many of you will remember Clarice taking her frequent walks, complete with stylish sunglasses, … Continue reading

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Delta Update – Power Restored

Manitoba Hydro was able to restore power to Delta Beach at 9:40pm today. Special thanks to all the folks over at Manitoba Hydro who worked around the clock to get power back.

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Update on current situation from the RM

The RM shared the update below with the DBA: Update from RM of Portage la Prairie October 14 3:00 PM Emergency Situation The RM has made the response to power outage and storm clean up their major priority. There is … Continue reading

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Long term power outage tips

With Delta residents facing continued power outages, here are some tips from the folks at FEMA/US government: Survive DURING Keep freezers and refrigerators closed. The refrigerator will keep food cold for about four hours. A full freezer will keep the … Continue reading

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Storm Update #2

As many of you aren’t at Delta right now, you are probably aware the Premier has declared a State of Emergency. This is, however, primarily due to issues around damage from ice and snow – especially to Power. Central Manitoba … Continue reading

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Storm update

Sustained winds out of the north at 60 kmh peaking at 90 kmh have moved water to shoreline. Westbourne currently reading lake level at 813.7 feet – likely due to wind tide. Photo provided by Don Clarkson

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PROVINCE ISSUES HIGH WIND EFFECT WARNING FOR LAKE MANITOBA

Manitoba Infrastructure’s Hydrologic Forecast Centre advises that forecasts of high winds developing Thursday and expected to last until Saturday morning have resulted in a high wind effect warning for the south basin of Lake Manitoba and shorelines near Gimli on … Continue reading

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Pallister delivers priorities to federal leaders in Ottawa and stays true to building Lake Manitoba Outlet

For those of you who may have missed it, Premier Brian Pallister is standing fast on his commitment to build an outlet for Lake Manitoba. In Ottawa, he reached out to five federal party leaders to discuss his priorities – … Continue reading

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