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Lake Winnipeg- Ice Fishing Huts

See Sandra’s story from last Christmas when she visited a friend in the Interlake. https://www.sandraherber.com/blog/2019/5/31/lake-winnipeg See her series of huts in her Instagram: https://www.sandraherber.com/galleries#/fishinghuts/ Watch for her upcoming story of new adventures on the ice for more hut hunting…

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 and sometimes stormy Lake Winnipeg, sits a small town with a very large concentration of people of Icelandic heritage. People in Gimli and surrounding communities such as Riverton have worked to […]

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