Explore the Prehistoric Beaches of Winkler, Manitoba
Nov13

Explore the Prehistoric Beaches of Winkler, Manitoba

Population: City – 10,670 | Urban – 12,005 Elevation: 850ft (259m) Website: City of Winkler News: The Winkler Times Map: Link Welcome to the economic hub of Southern Manitoba.  You may be wondering why this town of only 10,000 is the economic hub, but really what it means is that it’s the largest town for over 80 miles.  Their shopping centers serve nearly 20,000 people and employs over 4,200 people in Winkler alone....

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Manitoba Cities Map and Information
Oct31

Manitoba Cities Map and Information

Population: 1,208,268 Area: 250,950 square miles Elevation Range: Lowest – (450ft/150m) | Highest – (2727ft/831m) Website: Link Here we have our interactive map of Manitoba. If you hover over certain cities, towns, and villages, it will link to information about that place. You will also find various activities, restaurants, and hotels to go to in that town.  As we add more cities, they will be linked on this map.  That...

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Juneau, Alaska City Profile
Sep13

Juneau, Alaska City Profile

Name: Juneau, Alaska Population: Borough – 32,154 | City – 17,311 Elevation: 56ft (17m) Website: www.juneau.org Juneau, Alaska is a rare breed when it comes to being a city inside the United States.  This is not only because its the Capital of the largest state in the United States but it also covers the largest area over land by more than four times the next largest Capital City.  On top of all of that, it has the fifth...

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Carmacks, Yukon
Sep11

Carmacks, Yukon

Name: Carmacks, Yukon Population: 503 Elevation: 1,768ft (539m) Website: www.carmacks.ca Carmacks is a very interesting city in that it houses one of only four bridges that crosses the nearly 2,000 mile (3,190 kilometer) long Yukon River.  The Yukon River is home to one of the longest salmon runs in the entire world.  Villages like Carmacks rely on the return of the salmon every year for their cultural, subsistence, and commercial...

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Steinbach, Manitoba City Profile
Oct26

Steinbach, Manitoba City Profile

Population: 13,524 Elevation: 850ft (259m) Website: Link News: Carillon News Radio: AM 1250 (Easy Listening) | Mix 96.7 FM (Classic Hits) Steinbach, Manitoba is just down the road from Winnipeg (Manitoba’s largest city).  Steinbach is located on the Eastern edge of the Canadian Prairies.  Even though its a small city, Steinbach has a heavy German population many of which are Mennonite.  Probably the coolest thing about this city...

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Thompson, Manitoba City Profile
Jun21

Thompson, Manitoba City Profile

Population: 12,829 Elevation: 656ft (200m) Time Zone: Central Time Zone Website: Link News: Thompson Citizen | Nickel Belt News Thompson, Manitoba is the Northern most “city” in Manitoba.  We basically consider anything above 10,000 a city in Canada only because they are self sufficient enough to provide basic services for their citizens (sewer system, public transportation, University, etc).  It is considered the major...

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