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Manitoba town keeps Icelandic culture alive with strong connection

TRAVEL By Steve LambertThe Canadian Press Thu., Oct. 31, 2019 GIMLI, MAN.—Smack dab in the middle of Canada, on the shore of the picturesque...

A Stunning New Mural on Selkirk’s Manitoba Ave.

'I want people to know that Selkirk is a nice place to be': Massive new mural transforms friendship centre https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/selkirk-friendship-centre-mural-1.5236986

The Last Lighthouse Keeper on Lake Winnipeg

The story of the last Lighthouse Keeper is told by his daughter in this CBC piece earlier this summer. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/hecla-lighthouse-history-1.5238262

Can’t get to Iceland? Travel to Gimli, Manitoba, instead — the next-best destination

Can’t get to Iceland? Travel to Gimli, Manitoba, instead — the next-best destination