Manitoba Meet and Greets: ATA to host Conference and Trade Show this Oct.

Winnipeg, Manitoba – The Automotive Trades Association (ATA) of Manitoba is hosting  its 2022 Conference and Trade Show this October, where it says attendees will have the opportunity to meet “dozens of suppliers and dealers across the province.” Kicking off October 21, the two-day event will be hosted at the Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention […]

Rocky Roads: MPI sees 1,200 percent increase in April pothole claims

Winnipeg, Manitoba —Bigger is better–except when it comes to insurance claims. According to Manitoba Public Insurance, there were 871 pothole claims this April. This is a 1,200 percent increase, compared to the monthly average of 64. This beats the previous 479 percent increase in March 2022, compared to 2021. The city has received 3,323 pothole […]

Diamond Jubilee: Manitoba bodyshop celebrates 60 years in business

Virden, Manitoba ⁠— Small town bodyshop Virden Auto Body celebrated 60 years in business last week with an article in its local newspaper. The Beltz family has owned the business since 1972. Garry Beltz took over the business from its original owners, Tony Wade and Bob Smith, and the facility has been helmed by Garry’s […]