Nick Krawetz is heading up a petition to be presented in the House of Commons that calls on the federal government to remove the visa requirement for Ukrainians visiting Canada. (Postmedia Network)

Visa petition

A Manitoba Ukrainian has started a petition asking the federal government to allow citizens of Ukraine to visit Canada without the need for visas for

Selkirk Steelers Riley Derlago and cousin Ty Kraus have graduated from Junior A hockey. (Brook Jones/Interlake Publishing/Postmedia Network)

Farewell to Derlago, Kraus

Selkirk Steelers team captain Riley Derlago for the 2015-16 MJHL season has graduated from the Junior A hockey club. Also graduating from the Steelers

Three golds for Saints

The Teulon Collegiate Institute Saints captured gold in three out of the five events at the Gimli Lakers varsity badminton tournament at Gimli High Sc

Making an 'impact'

Interlake coaches received plenty of honours at the 2016 Coaching Manitoba IMPACT Awards ceremony at the Club Regent Event Centre April 23.

Walter Dyck (right), pictured with Variety, the Children’s Charity of Manitoba CEO Jerry Maslowsky, placed the winning bid of $33,500 for a replica 1935 Cossey runabout donated by Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews and his family to Variety. The auction took place at ADESA Winnipeg April 26. (Adam Peleshaty, Interlake Publishing, Postmedia Network)


A motorboat, donated by an NHL superstar and his family, made a charity and its new owner very happy.

Adam T. Elvis will be at the Burton Cummings Theatre in Winnipeg, May 7, as part of the Tributr to the Legends show. He will be performing as 50s Elvis, as well as Vegas Elvis. (Matt Allen, Interlake Publishing, Postmedia Network)

Adam T. at the Burt

Gimli’s Adam Tarnowski is looking forward to donning the rhinestones and paying tribute to Elvis Presley as Adam T. Elvis at Winnipeg’s Burton Cumming

The students of TCI’s Helping Hands and members of the school’s staff were in the Dominican Republic to help build a school from March 28 to April 3. (Submitted photo)

Helping build a school

Six students from Grades 10 to 12 and two staff members from Teulon Collegiate Institute went on an educational and inspirational trip to El Batey de