Senior Election Official Katy Anderson advises due to COVID-19 pandemic uncertainty the by-election for the vacant Councillor position for the City of Flin Flon has been postponed indefinitely. The by-election will be rescheduled for a later date. The Alliance Church and First United Lutheran Church advise they have cancelled their services until further notice. The Rotary Club Flinty Fishing Derby has been cancelled.
And Manitoba RCMP are asking the public to avoid attending their 80 detachments across the province for non-urgent matters. For precautionary measures due to COVID-19 effective immediately they are asking that the public only visit a detachment if it is urgent. If it is a non-urgent matter, you have a general question or want to speak with an officer call your local detachment. If you need fingerprints for a background check this service has been postponed until further notice and as always if it’s an emergency call 911.