Neepawa teams compete at Travellers Curling Championship
A pair of teams based out of the Neepawa Curling Club recently participated in the Travellers Curling Club Provincial Championship in Winnipeg.and more »
- Neepawa doles out the dollars: Town Council - Tuesday, Mar. 14, 2017
Preliminary information on Neepawa's new budget was discussed by council on Tuesday, Mar. 14. Mayor Adrian de Groot noted that those deliberations are on schedule. He added that public feedback through surveys and other input, as well as suggestions ...
- Neepawa Natives fall to Pistons in six - MyWestman
The post season run of the Neepawa Natives has come to an end, as they were downed by the Steinbach Pistons on Monday, Mar. 20, by the score of 3-1.and more »
Neepawa residents embrace newcomer culture with new ... - CBC
It's Friendly Manitoba, but Neepawa residents are going the extra mile: learning the language of their new neighbours to help them feel more welcome.and more »
Neepawa Natives top Steinbach in game 4
A three point performance from defensemen Skyler Thorsteinson, combined with a stellar night between the pipes from Tyler Gutenberg, provided the Neepawa Natives the spark they needed to secure a 5-1 win over the Steinbach Pistons on Friday, Mar. 17.
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- Neepawa Natives fans enjoy post-season pep rally
After an extended absence from the post-season, it's hard to fault fans of the Neepawa Natives for wanting to celebrate the occasion. Just over 200 people did exactly that as they gathered at the Yellowhead Hall on Sunday, March 12 for a pep rally.
- Jets shoes propels Neepawa teen
Somebody is walking around with an exclusive pair of Winnipeg Jets sneakers — and she likely doesn't know she's the only person with a pair. Neepawa high school student Kennedy Baker was floored after a shoe she designed — the sole prototype — was ...
- Brandon Sun
OUT OF THE HACK: Neepawa teams hope to make playoffs at Travelers
Brandonite Stacey Fordyce has been in the last four Travelers women's curling club provincial championship finals but the last Westman skip other than her to make it that far was Darla Hanke. The now 47-year-old Neepawa skip lost the 2011 Manitoba ...
- Looking Back: 2007 -Neepawa's population at 3298
80 years ago. Friday, March 12, 1937: A special treat at the Roxy: SAN FRANCISO. This is undoubtedly one of the great pictures of the decade. The earthquake sequence is one of the most awesome spectacular ever seen on the screen – something you will ...
- Conversational Tagalog being taught in Neepawa
Tagalog, the Austronesian language that is spoken as a first language by a quarter of the population of the Philippines and as a second language by nearly every Filipino citizen, is now being taught in Neepawa. With the influx of Filipino immigrants to ...
- Neepawa Farmers eliminated from THHL playoffs
A last minute goal from former Swan Valley Stampeder Daylon Creasy has sent the Carberry Plainsmen to the THHL finals for the second straight year. Creasy's marker lifted Carberry to a 5-4 win over the Neepawa Farmers on Friday, Mar. 10 at the ...
- Neepawa Natives fall to Pistons in game two
Photo by Eoin Devereux. Pistons goaltender Roman Bengert makes a save on Reigan Buchanan during the second period on Sunday, Mar. 12. By Eoin Devereux. The Neepawa Banner/Neepawa Press. A solid effort in the final four minutes of regulation was ...and more »
- Neepawa Natives take game one in Steinbach
Considering the Neepawa Natives have been playing 'playoff hockey' for the past five weeks, it shouldn't be shocking to anyone that they had gotten pretty good at it. But shock was likely what the Steinbach Pistons were feeling after falling 4-1 to ...and more »
- Neepawa Farmers on edge of elimination
The Neepawa Farmers are on the brink of elimination in their Tiger Hills Hockey League eastern semi-final. A five point night from Michael Reykdal (two goals-three assists) on Thursday, Mar. 10, powered the Carberry Plainsmen to a 7-5 win over the ...and more »
- Neepawa Natives year end award winners
On Sunday, Mar. 5, the Neepawa Natives handed out their annual player awards. 10 awards were presented during the final regular season game between Neepawa and the Swan Valley Stampeders. 2017-Awards-1. Reigan Buchanan was awarded the ...and more »
- Neepawa asks you to conserve water
On Wednesday, Mar. 8, the Town of Neepawa used its Code Red communication system to update residents on the aftermath of the storm that passed through the region on Monday, Mar. 6 and Tuesday, Mar. 7. The message requested that people please ...
- Neepawa Natives playoff bound
It was very fitting that the Neepawa Natives had to rally from behind to defeat the Swan Valley Stampeders, as this team has made a habit recently of pulling off last minute miracles. After trailing 2-0 in the first period, Neepawa exploded for five ...and more »
- Brandon Sun
Neepawa boy gets STARS' VIP treatment
Beckham Koscielny will be reunited today with the flight crew that saved his life when he was just six weeks old. The Neepawa boy, who turned four this week, has been named the VIP — Very Important Patient — who will take centre ice and drop the ...
- Carberry Plainsmen stun Neepawa Farmers
Likely the biggest takeaway for the Neepawa Farmers from game one of the Tiger Hills Hockey League eastern final is that the Carberry Plainsmen deserve to be here. Going into the matchup on Thursday, Mar. 2, there had been a few rumblings that Carberry ...and more »
- Neepawa Town Council: Resource Centre property sold
Neepawa town council has approved the sale of 290 Davidson Street to Budz 'n Bloom. The daycare was one of three groups who submitted a tender to buy the property, the others being Brews Brothers and CJ Radio. The winning bid from Budz 'n Bloom ...
Steinbach Takes One On The Chin In Neepawa
It could have been a preview of the opening round of the MJHL playoffs for the Steinbach Pistons as they fell to the Neepawa Natives 3-1 on Wednesday night. The Pistons sit in first place and await to see who will finish in the 8th spot. Currently, it ...
Flyers Earn 40th Win With Victory Over Neepawa
The Winkler Flyers picked up their 40th win of the season on Tuesday night with a 2-0 victory over the Neepawa Natives. Gino Lucia and Coltyn Bates both scored for Winkler, while Troy Martyniuk earned the 25 save shutout to help the Flyers win their ...and more »
- Looking back - 1967: Neepawa man dies in fire
80 years ago. Friday, March 5, 1937: Curling activities are entering around the Alec Dunlop Memorial trophy and to date, the Pollock and McGregor rinks are in the lead, with five wins each. Although Martin has only three games to his credit, he has a ...
- Neepawa hog plant down for three days
In what was described as the “most serious delay ever”, HyLife CEO Guy Baudry described the three day shut down at the hog processing plant. “The unit that is used to stun the hogs went down. It wasn't the mechanical part, it was the brains of the unit ...
- Neepawa Farmers eliminate Cartwright in dramatic fashion
An amazing offensive push in the final few minutes of the third period has propelled the Neepawa Farmers into the next round of the Tiger Hills Hockey League playoffs. Lance Nugent scored a pair of goals in the final 1:49 to lift the Farmers to a 3-2 ...
- Looking Back: 1967: Neepawa Natives are provincial champs
80 years ago. Tuesday, Feb. 23, 1937: Last Friday, the Neepawa Winter Club held another of their semi monthly meetings. About 40 young people met at Brookers and from there hiked to Howden's hill where two hours or more were spent skiing and ...and more »
- Love of reading is in the air in Neepawa
“I Love to Read” month is back in Manitoba, and Hazel M. Kellington (HMK) School and the Neepawa Public Library are both excited about the chance to share and encourage a love of literacy for all. Patrons who stop in at the library will notice that ...
- Bad blood already in Neepawa/Cartwright series
Neepawa's Cam Tibbett and Cartwright's Conner Drewry ended game one of the best-of-seven series with a fight, as players look on. By Eoin Devereux. The Neepawa Banner/Neepawa Press. A hat trick, a penalty shot, an altercation between a player and a ...and more »
- Neepawa Figure Skating Club attends regionals
The Neepawa Figure Skating Club was well represented at the North/South Westman STARSkate Regional Competition in Deloraine on Feb. 3-4. In the Creative Improv event Addison Atkey earned a bronze ribbon. Addison also earned a bronze ribbon in ...and more »
- Drawings unveiled for Neepawa's new firehall
Neepawa is one step closer to starting construction on its new fire hall. On Tuesday, Feb. 7, Town Council presented the completed drawings for the proposed 10,000-square-foot structure, which will be built on the former C.N. property, near Mill Street.
- Where are they now? 1970- '71 Neepawa Natives
Photo courtesy of Cecil Pittman archives: Southwest Hockey Champions: 1970- '71 Neepawa Natives. Back row: Jim Easton, Ian Kingdon, Norm Koberinski, Harvey Ebner, Barrie Brooking, Les Thomson, Jim Sangster, Bob Jaska, Murray Wilkie and Larry ...
- Great weekend for Neepawa Figure Skating
Neepawa's Ice Prec*Ice Synchronized Skating teams had a strong showing in their first competition of the season, in Morden, on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Manitoba Synchronized Skating Championships. Cynthia Chartrand, the coach of all four teams, was ...and more »
- Search For Missing 28-Year-Old Neepawa Resident Ongoing
NEEPAWA, MB – Local RCMP are requesting the help of the general public in locating missing 28-year-old, Kyle Schibler. Schibler – originally from Gladstone, Manitoba – hasn't been seen since mid-day on Friday, February 3rd. RCMP describe Schibler as ...and more »
- Neepawa's Winter Wonderland back again
Neepawa's annual Winter Wonderland Festival is back – and promises to be bigger and better than ever – on Feb. 20, from 12 - 3 p.m. at the Flats. The extra hour, says Amanda Novak, Leisure Services Coordinator with the Town of Neepawa, allows for even ...
- Historic hockey night in Neepawa
The Neepawa Natives celebrated a major milestone on Saturday, Jan. 28, as the team played their 1,500th game in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. To commemorate the occasion, several former players and management returned to Neepawa to be a ...and more »
- Police academy for senior hoping to come to Neepawa
Neepawa's older population may have an opportunity to learn some essential and timely skills if a grassroots program called Police Academy: Older Adult Division gets the volunteers it needs to get up and running. The program has been created by the ...
- Gymnastic season underway for Neepawa Novas
The Neepawa Gymnastics Club has had an excellent start to the gymnastics season. 145 recreational gymnasts attended classes from the end of September to the end of December. The second session of recreational gymnastics classes has just started and ...and more »
- Journey for Sight roars through Neepawa
On Saturday, Jan, 21, snowmobilers taking part in the Lion's Journey for Sight stopped in Neepawa for some lunch. Commenting on this year's event, rider Randy Ewakiw said, “The warmer temperatures made the trail sticky and in some cases, very slushy.
- Looking back - 1967: Massive weather shift hits Neepawa and area
J.A. Clare's store on the corner of Mountain Ave and Hamilton St, which is now the location of the Neepawa Shop-Easy. By Cecil Pittman. The Neepawa Press. 80 years ago. Tuesday, Jan. 29, 1937: Neepawa Collegiate blanks Brandon, the collegiate ...
- Neepawa Council disappointed with Dutch Elm deal
Neepawa Town Council has agreed to a new deal on the control of Dutch Elm Disease. The cost sharing agreement is with the province and outlines the responsibilities between the two sides. In accordance with the new Community Forest Grant Agreement, ...
- Oh deer! Neepawa divided over visitors
Each night, as dusk falls, Neepawa sees its population grow, but not everyone is happy about the visitors. For the last month, the town has become a popular hangout for deer who feast on trees, shrubs and birdseed. Starting early this month residents ...
- Neepawa Farmers make it 10 in a row
Photo by Eoin Devereux A five point night from Matt Lowry helped the Neepawa Farmers to a 10-3 victory over Pilot Mound. By Eoin Devereux. The Neepawa Press/Neepawa Banner. A five-point effort (2 goals - 3 assists) from Matt Lowry helped to pace the ...and more »
- Neepawa businesses awaiting return of dumpsters
A short turn around in the change of garbage contractors is being blamed for the unsightly piles of commercial garbage collecting around Neepawa this month. Without curbside pickup, most of the town's commercial properties depend on communal ...
- Looking Back 1947: Blizzard shuts down Neepawa
80 years ago. Friday, Jan. 22, 1937: Congratulations are due today to Mr. and Mrs. Thos. Pasquill on the attainment of their 25 Wedding Anniversary. They were married January 22, 1911, at the All Saints Church, Thelwall Cheshire, England. 70 years ago.
- Neepawa Farmers just keep winning
It's been nearly two months since the Neepawa Farmers last felt the sting of defeat in a Tiger Hills Hockey League (THHL) game. The team has steamrolled their opposition since mid-November, on the way to nine straight wins and an 11-4-0 record.
- Neepawa's Kusugak pots two late goals in win
Bryce Kusugak scored twice in the final six minutes to lead the Neepawa Tigers past the visiting Crocus Plainsmen 3-1 in Wednesday's lone Westman High School Hockey League game. Brennan Wiebe also sniped and added an assist for the Tigers ...
- Neepawa Minor Hockey pleased with tournament response
The Neepawa Minor Hockey Association is extremely pleased with the response to its annual Atom Tournament of Champions. The event, which spanned 21 games over four days at the Yellowhead Centre, featured 10 teams from across the province.and more »
- Neepawa-Gladstone Co-op supports palliative care
Neepawa-Gladstone Co-op human resources mananger Glenda Finkewich presenting cheques to Mary Ellen Clark (top picture) and JoAnn Beavington (bottom picture) on Thursday, Jan. 5. By Eoin Devereux. The Neepawa Banner/Neepawa Press. Palliative ...
- Neepawa's new online presence
Left to right: Director of finance and utilities Dalyse Robertson and economic development officer Marilyn Crewe show off the revamped www.neepawa.ca, which launched at the start of the year. The improved website was a collaborative effort between the ...
- New fire truck for Neepawa
The Neepawa Fire Department has added a new vehicle to its fleet. The 2016 International pumper truck, which was ordered from Fort Garry Fire Trucks of Winnipeg, arrived just before the end of the year. The price tag for the new truck was $399,895 ...