Do you have a story that you want to commit to paper? Discover your inner artist at today's Literary Festival, hosted by the Portage La Prairie Regional Library. With great sessions including Bartley Kives, Terrie Todd, Luc N Donna Gamache and more, today might be the day that you unleash your inner artist.
MORE HOTEL ROOMS FOR PORTAGE!
A new hotel is currently being planned for Portage la Prairie. As reported in Thursday's Portage Herald Leader, a new Wyndham hotel will increase Portage's available room inventory by 75 rooms. Watch for more details coming soon.
While most of the reported sightings of the elusive sasquatch are initiated in wooded, mountain terrain, Portage la Prairie had a sighting in our history as well. This photo shows a cast of the footprint found, placed against the foot of an adult male. You can read the full account here: https://www.sasquatchcanada.com/portage-la-prairie-sighting-1976.html
You may recognize this face from the hit TV series This Is Us. Actress Chrissy Metz stars in the upcoming movie "The Impossible" which will be filming scenes on Crescent Lake in Portage la Prairie this week on March 14 & 15.
The Manitoba Airshow returns to Portage la Prairie this summer, co-presented by Southport - Airport & Commercial Properties and KF Aerospace. If you want to participate in the discussion to make this the biggest and best yet - plan to attend their town hall meeting this Friday. We'll see you there!