Selkirk, Manitoba

What is Selkirk, Manitoba known for?


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census-recensement 2006 dp-pd hlt 97-558 pages page.cfm?Lang E&Geo CSD&Code 46&Table 1&Data Count&Sex 1&Age 1&StartRec 201&Sort 2&Display Page&CSDFilter 5000 , Aboriginal Peoples - Data table First Nations 710 - colspan "2" '''Total


largest population

(the City of Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba)), six towns (Arborg (Arborg, Manitoba), Gimli (Gimli, Manitoba (town)), Riverton (Riverton, Manitoba), Stonewall (Stonewall, Manitoba), Teulon (Teulon, Manitoba) and Winnipeg Beach) and one village, Dunnottar (Dunnottar, Manitoba). The largest population centre in the region is Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba). The second largest is the town of Stonewall (Stonewall, Manitoba). The region is divided into three of Statistics Canada's census divisions of Canada: Manitoba Census Divisions No. 13, No. 14, and No. 18, which together had a population of 82,365 as of the 2001 census (Canada 2001 Census). The total land area of the region is 15,837.39 km² (6,114.85 sq mi). Manitoba's '''Interlake''' is the name given to a region in the Canadian province of Manitoba. As the name indicates, it lies roughly between Lake Winnipeg and Lake Manitoba and comprises 14 rural municipalities, one city (the City of Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba)), six towns (Arborg (Arborg, Manitoba), Gimli (Gimli, Manitoba (town)), Riverton (Riverton, Manitoba), Stonewall (Stonewall, Manitoba), Teulon (Teulon, Manitoba) and Winnipeg Beach) and one village, Dunnottar (Dunnottar, Manitoba). The largest population centre in the region is Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba). The second largest is the town of Stonewall (Stonewall, Manitoba). The region is divided into three of Statistics Canada's census divisions of Canada: Manitoba Census Divisions No. 13, No. 14, and No. 18, which together had a population of 82,365 as of the 2001 census (Canada 2001 Census). The total land area of the region is 15,837.39 km² (6,114.85 sq mi). '''Selkirk Airport''', -


high concentration

The Channel Cat - Catfish Statue - Selkirk Manitoba.jpg thumb right ''Chuck the Channel catfish'', 1986 roadside sculpture in Selkirk, Manitoba Canada Channel catfish possess very keen senses of smell and taste. At the pits of their nostrils (nares) are very sensitive odor sensing organs with a very high concentration of olfactory receptors. In channel catfish these organs are sensitive enough to detect several amino acids at about 1 part per 100 million in water. In addition


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Victoria *Selkirk, Manitoba – Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk *Sherbrooke, Quebec and Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia – John Coape Sherbrooke *PR 319 (Manitoba Provincial Road 319) - PTH 59 to Lake Winnipeg *PR 320 (Manitoba Provincial Road 320) - PTH 9A in Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba) to Lake Winnipeg *PR 321 (Manitoba Provincial Road 321) - PTH 6 near Grosse Isle (Grosse Isle, Manitoba) to PTH 8 * Brandon (Brandon, Manitoba) - CKX (CKX-FM), CKXA-FM CKXA

;Selkirk By-Pass". The road that runs through Selkirk is known as PTH 9A (Manitoba Highway 9A) (Main Street also continues as PTH 9A, and then as PR 320 (Manitoba Provincial Road 320) until PTH 4 (Manitoba Highway 4), where it becomes Breezy Point Road). birth_date May 31, 1967 birth_place Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba), Manitoba residence McFadyen was born in Selkirk, Manitoba. His aunt Linda McIntosh was a cabinet minister in the provincial government


people+sports

district *Selkirk Water Aerodrome *Selkirk Airport *Red River Trails *Fort Gibraltar fur-trading post destroyed by early Selkirk settlers *Fort Maurepas (Canada) fur trading post built 1734 near the present town People Sports *Terry Ball (Terry Ball (ice hockey)) hockey player *Rich Chernomaz hockey player *Paul Goodman (Paul Goodman (ice hockey)) hockey player *Alfie Michaud hockey player (goaltender) * Andrew Murray (ice hockey) Andrew Murray


work breaking

video2 Greg Selinger about 3rd icebreaker Amphibex excavator icebreakers were at work breaking up ice flows on the Red River (2009_Red_River_flood#Ice_jams) in 2009. Ice Hammer ''Discovery Channel''. Accessed: 8 January 2011. Ice breakers and backhoes were


tradition quot

of Gary Filmon, and his great-grandfather and great-great-grandfather were also members of the Manitoba legislature. Mia Rabson, "Newest MLA continues tradition", ''Winnipeg Free Press'', 7 January 2006, B2. He has said that former Manitoba Premier (Premier of Manitoba) Duff Roblin is his political hero. Alison Mayes, "He's a young old-timer", ''Winnipeg Free Press'', 20 May 2007, B2. DATE OF BIRTH 31 May 1967 PLACE

for Manitobans. He is credited with starting the tradition of kissing the Stanley Cup. ''Windsor Star'' "Skinner started Stanley Cup kiss tradition" July 12, 2007 Born in Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada, Skinner won the 1955 Stanley Cup as coach as well as the Prince of Wales Trophy twice,(54 55 & 56 57) before an illness forced him to give up his


artistic events

Churchill on the Hudson Bay is a popular attraction due to the large polar bear and beluga whale population. The capital city Winnipeg, with a population of near 700,000, offers many cultural and artistic events, museums and year round festivals. Other cities with more than 10,000 people are Brandon (Brandon, Manitoba), Thompson (Thompson, Manitoba), Portage la Prairie, Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba) and Steinbach (Steinbach, Manitoba). *Regina, Saskatchewan – Queen Victoria *Selkirk, Manitoba – Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk *Sherbrooke, Quebec and Sherbrooke, Nova Scotia – John Coape Sherbrooke *PR 319 (Manitoba Provincial Road 319) - PTH 59 to Lake Winnipeg *PR 320 (Manitoba Provincial Road 320) - PTH 9A in Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba) to Lake Winnipeg *PR 321 (Manitoba Provincial Road 321) - PTH 6 near Grosse Isle (Grosse Isle, Manitoba) to PTH 8 * Brandon (Brandon, Manitoba) - CKX (CKX-FM), CKXA (CKXA-FM) * Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba) - CFQX (CFQX-FM) * Winnipeg - CKMM (CKMM-FM) As Premier, Davis continued his policy of debt reduction (for which he attained an increased Federal subsidy), and convinced the unelected Legislative Council to vote itself out of existence in January 1876. He supported a proposal that the planned transcontinental railway run through Winnipeg rather than Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba). After John A. Macdonald was re-elected as Canada's Prime Minister in 1878, this change was accomplished. Patterson was born on December 27, 1964 in Kapuskasing, Ontario but grew up in Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba), Manitoba. He put himself through medical school at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg by enlisting in the Canadian army. Random House Canada Author Spotlight When his service was up, he worked as a doctor in the Arctic and on the coast of British Columbia while pursuing his MFA in creative writing at the University of British Columbia. In 1999, Patterson published ''The Water in Between'', a travel memoir of his sailing expedition in the Pacific Ocean. group2 Cities (List of cities in Canada#Manitoba) list2 Brandon (Brandon, Manitoba) -


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-1980s, Highway 4 was extended to connect PTH 59 (Manitoba Highway 59) to serve the needs of those travelling to and from Grand Beach (Grand Beach, Manitoba). In the mid-1990s, Highway 4 between Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba) and Winnipeg was renumbered PTH 9 (Manitoba Highway 9), and an old section of Highway 9 (Manitoba Highway 9) was renumbered PTH 8 (Manitoba Highway 8) and PR 230 (Manitoba Provincial Road 230). The only remaining portion is between Manitoba Highway 9 PTH 9

, Portage la Prairie, Selkirk (Selkirk, Manitoba), Thompson (Thompson, Manitoba), and Winkler (Winkler, Manitoba), and $173,811 to Northern Communities.230&langdir E Manitoba Lotteries Corporation - VLT Revenue The remainder of the net income is given to the Government of Manitoba that provide health care, education, community and social services and economic development


hockey

date 2009-04-04 accessdate 2009-04-06 Sports Selkirk is home to the Selkirk Steelers of Manitoba Junior Hockey League, who play out of the Selkirk Recreation Complex. Selkirk is also home to the Selkirk Fishermen of the Keystone Junior Hockey League and the Selkirk Rivermen, who play in the SIHL. Selkirk has hosted major events in conjunction with the city of Winnipeg, such as select games of the 2007 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships

. In 2009, Selkirk was host to the Telus Cup (2009 Telus Cup), Canada's national midget hockey championship, with the Winnipeg Thrashers as the host team. The Notre Dame Hounds defeated the Calgary Buffaloes 4–0 in the gold medal game, which was broadcast live from Selkirk on TSN (The Sports Network). Selkirk is also home to the independent Steeltown Pro Wrestling promotion. Geography Selkirk is located in the Interlake Region of Manitoba, located about 22 km northeast

district *Selkirk Water Aerodrome *Selkirk Airport *Red River Trails *Fort Gibraltar fur-trading post destroyed by early Selkirk settlers *Fort Maurepas (Canada) fur trading post built 1734 near the present town People Sports *Terry Ball (Terry Ball (ice hockey)) hockey player *Rich Chernomaz hockey player *Paul Goodman (Paul Goodman (ice hockey)) hockey player *Alfie Michaud hockey player (goaltender) * Andrew Murray (ice hockey) Andrew Murray

Selkirk, Manitoba

'''Selkirk''' is a city in the western Canadian (Canada) province of Manitoba, located about ). It has a population of 9,934 as of the 2011 census.

The mainstays of the local economy are tourism, a steel mill, and a major psychiatric hospital. A vertical lift bridge over the Red River connects Selkirk with the smaller town of East Selkirk (East Selkirk, Manitoba). The city is connected to Winnipeg via Highway 9 (Manitoba Provincial Highway 9) and is served by the Canadian Pacific Railway.

The city was named in honour of Scotsman Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk, who obtained the grant to first establish a colony in the Red River area in 1813.

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