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Come see Thompson's Annual Santa Claus Parade on Nov 17, 2018 at 1:30-2:30pm.
Drop by Vale Night with the Norman Northstars on Oct 27. Doors open at 5:30pm for an evening with skating, music and more.
Drop by the Thompson Festival of the Arts AGM on October 22nd at 7pm at the School Board Office.
Support the Ten Thousand Villages sale at 52 Caribou Road on Nov 14-17, hours are Wed-Fri from 2-8 and Sat from 10-2.
Drop off your Halloween style blackout poetry at the Thompson Public Library during October to have it displayed.
Pick up a bookmark template to enter the kids bookmark design contest at the Thompson Public Library between October 1-29. Grades K-8 can enter.
Visit the CWL Christmas Craft Fair on November 17 from 10-3 at the St. Lawrence Hall on Cree Road.
The Thompson Local News


The final numbers are in from the 2017/2018 check stop program in Manitoba.

 

From Christmas Day to New Years Day, there were a total of 1,366 vehicles checked during 22 check stops.

 

Of the vehicles checked, there were 21 people charged with a criminal code impaired driving offence, and 5 roadside suspensions. There were also 208 traffic related provincial statute charges laid, along with 130 warnings for various offences.

 

Over the season, 117 people were charged across the province and there was one traffic related fatality. In addition, there was 51 alcohol related roadside suspensions and 31 criminal code driving offences.

 

All of those numbers are down from last year.

 

Below is a chart comparing the numbers from this year to last year.

 

 

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