Premier Brian Pallister will declare a state of emergency after receiving a request from Manitoba Hydro, as a major snowstorm creates havoc across the southern portion of the province.
Pallister gave the update on the provincial response to the storm on Saturday afternoon in an address at the Manitoba Legislature.
BREAKING: Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister says the province will be declaring a state of emergency after getting a request from Manitoba Hydro. The province is dealing with numerous problems from the storm. The premier says some areas still won’t have power for days. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/cbcmb?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#cbcmb</a>—@AustinGrabish
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