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  John Thompson (Manitoba politician) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Thompson was educated at Brandon College and the University of Manitoba, receiving a Bachelor of Arts and law degrees.
Thompson was a municipal councillor from 1933 to 1939, a school trustee from 1945 to 1947 and the mayor of Elkhorn from 1947 to 1953.
Thompson was first elected to the Manitoba legislature in the 1953 provincial election, defeating Liberal-Progressive candidate G.A. Mooney by 561 votes in the rural constituency of Virden.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/John_Thompson_(Manitoba_politician)   (359 words)

  
 Thompson, Manitoba - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1970 Thompson was incorporated as a city in the royal presence of Queen Elizabeth II, having reached a population of 20,000.
Thompson came to be known as "The Hub of the North", as it functions as a centre for politics and commerce in the region.
Thompson contains one of the two main campuses of the University College of the North, as well as the University of Manitoba's Faculty of Socialwork branch in the region.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Thompson,_Manitoba   (410 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Winnipeg, Manitoba   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Honourable Reginald B. Alcock, PC, MP, BA, MPA (born April 16, 1948 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a Liberal Member of Parliament in the Canadian House of Commons and a cabinet minister in the government of Prime Minister Paul Martin.
Winnipeg crime is associated with the distribution of factors related to the population and land-uses of the city.
Winnipeg is the capital of Manitoba, at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine rivers.It is the main commercial and distribution center for a large area in which grain, livestock, and minerals are produced.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Winnipeg,-Manitoba   (1708 words)

  
 Manitoba - Information, Maps, Facts, What to do, Links, and much more.
Manitoba is one of Canada's provinces and was the fifth province to join Canada (in 1870).
Manitoba is located in the longitudinal centre of Canada, one of the Prairie Provinces.
Manitoba was settled by members of the Ojibwa and Assiniboine tribes.
www.forwardingsite.com /places/manitoba.html   (441 words)

  
 Transcription/Transcript - Thompson, MB - 1998/06/10
The Government of Manitoba, to be sure, has great confidence in the ability of competition to produce the benefits of restrained costs and increased choice for most consumers, but we recognize that markets are not perfect, and they certainly do not operate perfectly in all of the remote and rural areas of Canada.
Manitoba, being a province of great geographic diversity and with a small population that in many areas is widely disbursed, is particularly concerned that the definition of high-cost serving areas not be drawn too narrowly.
Prior to the privatization of the Manitoba Telephone System, we, along with many others, warned that the net losers under privatization would be rural and northern residents, who would see their local telephone bills increase, local jobs disappear and control of the company leave the province.
www.crtc.gc.ca /ENG/transcripts/1998/tt0610.htm   (18437 words)

  
 Thompson, Manitoba, Pictures
Thompson, city in central Manitoba, Canada, on the Burntwood River.
Thompson is also an administrative, commercial, and transportation center for northern Manitoba.
Winnipeg, Manitoba is a prairie city in the middle of Canada relatively isolated by the fact that the nearest cities that are 100,000 in population or greater are at least 5.5 hours away in driving time.
www.greatestcities.com /North_America/Canada/Manitoba/Thompson_city.html?redir=1   (284 words)

  
 Thompson, MB - Manitoba Florists, buy flowers from your local full service retail flower shops and florist serving ...
Thompson, Manitoba Florists have been brought to you by Flower Shop Network, a directory of United States and Canadian florists.
It is vitally important that you provide Thompson, Manitoba Florists with accurate, detailed information regarding the name and address of the person to whom you are sending flowers.
When placing an order for Delivery in Thompson, Manitoba, it is usually wise to keep the order simple, the less specific you are in your request, the less room for error.
www.flowershopnetwork.com /directory/ManitobaFlorists/Thompson.php   (880 words)

  
 Press Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
THOMPSON, Manitoba, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to putting its vehicles through the harshest possible conditions, the City of Thompson in the province of Manitoba, Canada provides Ford (NYSE: F - news) with ideal conditions.
Thompson is now used by many vehicle development teams from both the Truck Vehicle Center in Michigan and by engineers working on car programs, including those based in Europe.
Thompson is home to around 15,000 people and has a trading area of 45,000 people, not including an additional 25,000 from the Eastern Arctic and Nunavut regions.
www.accidentreconstruction.com /news/feb99/021899a.html   (527 words)

  
 Thompson.ca - Home
GET MOVING MANITOBA encourages individuals, families and groups to make an activity pledge to engage in regular physical activity in order to achieve health benefits.
Thompson will host the 2006 Norman Regional Winter Games on February 3-5.Skiing, Gymnastics, Badminton, Cross Country Skiing, Curling, Five Pin Bowling, Hockey, Special Olympics Bowling, Volleyball and Figure Skating on January 15th.
Naomi Watts stars in director Peter Jackson's homage to the 1933 original "King Kong" film: Watts is Ann Darrow, a starving actress that's cast by an unethical producer in what is to be an epic film set on an undiscovered island.
www.thompson.ca   (298 words)

  
 Artist in Thompson MANITOBA Canada - Pagelite Search The Canadian Web Directory
Thompson, Manitoba based artist Teresa Burrows was a rehabilitation counsellor with the Addictions Foundation of Manitoba and a probation officer with the Manitoba Department of...
Allen Thompson was born in 1962 in Ebbenflow, Manitoba, located in the mid-region of Canada.
Kelvin Thompson was born November 5, 1958 in Ebb and Flow, Manitoba, which is located in the mid-region of Canada.
search.pagelite.ca /canada/MANITOBA/Thompson/Artist%20in   (621 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Thompson
Thompson (city, Manitoba), city in central Manitoba, Canada, on the Burntwood River.
The Fraser initially flows northwest through a section of a deep, narrow valley called the Rocky Mountain Trench.
Thompson, Benjamin (1753-1814), Anglo-American physicist and statesman, best known for his investigations into the nature of heat.
ca.encarta.msn.com /Thompson.html   (92 words)

  
 Thompson, MB - Manitoba Hospitals - FSN Hospitals - United States and Canada Hospital Directory.
Thompson, MB - Manitoba Hospitals brought to you by FSN Hospitals, a directory of hospitals in the United States and Canada.
This Thompson Manitoba Hospitals web page was made possible by the advertising sponsorship of the hospitals listed, along with thousands of other hospitals.
If you are aware of a Thompson, MB - Manitoba hospital that is not listed in the FSN Hospitals online hospital directory, please help us by providing the Thompson, MB - Manitoba hospital's information on the suggest a hospital form.
www.fsnhospitals.com /Canada-Hospitals/Manitoba-Hospitals/Thompson-Hospitals   (362 words)

  
 Northern Manitoba Labour Market Bulletin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Manitoba Hydro was hoping to start construction of a road to the site of the dam near Thompson in early February.
Thompson must meet certain standards to become a Manitoba Star Attraction including, it must be a one-of-a-kind attraction while also being a memorable experience for the visitor.
Manitoba Health provided $300,000 of funding along with additional funding from the Snow Lake Health Centre Foundation to provide the beds allowing residents of Snow Lake to remain in the community with their families.
www.hrsdc.gc.ca /en/mb/lmiquarter4_04/nman.shtml   (3250 words)

  
 Canada Bear Hunting Outfitters Manitoba Bear Hunting Outfitters   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Manitoba is well known for its trophy fl bears and we are located right in the middle of it.
Manitoba 's fl bears are some of the largest in North America.
Manitoba has an estimated bear population of 25-30,000 and 1,400 bears were harvested in 2002 which gives us a 75% percent success rate Province wide.
www.wildernessbearguides.com /huntingpackages.html   (593 words)

  
 Parks - Popular Parks
The Manitoba All-Time Angler Record for northern pike, by the way, is a 149.86-cm (59-in.) specimen caught at Max Lake in northeastern Manitoba, in 1992.
Manitoba is known worldwide for its progressive catch-andrelease and barbless hook programs, and the province has been running a Master Angler Awards Program since 1960.
Located 240 km north of Thompson on the way to Churchill, the Limestone hydro dam and generating station on the Nelson River at Gillam is the largest in Manitoba.
www.gov.mb.ca /conservation/parks/popular_parks/paint_lake/info.html   (2171 words)

  
 BRHA Board of Directors   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
She was born and educated in Scotland and is the mother of five and grandmother of twelve, most of whom live in Thompson.
She relocated to Thompson for the second time in August 2002 when she accepted the position with the University of Manitoba.
While employed at Awasis Agency, she traveled to most of the communities in northern Manitoba, so is familiar with the social and economic issues facing the residents of the Burntwood Regional Health Authority.
www.brha.mb.ca /corporate_info/board.htm   (993 words)

  
 Faculty of Social Work at Thompson   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Located in Thompson, Manitoba, the students complete all the university courses required for a Bachelor of Social Work Degree.
The program is designed for northern Manitoba residents who have been denied educational opportunities because of financial, social, and/or cultural reasons, second language difficulties, lack of formal education or remote residence.
A limited amount of financial assistance in the form of a bursary may be available to some students who have no other means of funding, or who exemplify the greatest need.
www.umanitoba.ca /student/asc/programs/thompson.html   (227 words)

  
 [Cpa] Clinical Psychologist - Thompson Manitoba   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Clinical Psychologist Thompson, Manitoba University of Manitoba The Department of Clinical Health Psychology in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba invites applications for a Contingent Geographic Full-Time (GFT) Psychologist at the Assistant Professor level, commencing October 1, 2004 or as soon as possible thereafter.
Thompson, a community of 15,000 is located 750 km north of Winnipeg.
The Burntwood Region occupies approximately the northern half of the province of Manitoba, with a total population of 45,000.
lists.cpa.ca /pipermail/cpa/2004-August/000043.html   (570 words)

  
 CBC News:Wal-Mart contests Manitoba union vote process   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
THOMPSON, MAN. - Workers at a Manitoba Wal-Mart store cast ballots in a significant vote Friday, one that could result in the the retail giant's only unionized employees in North America.
Under Manitoba law, there is no electioneering permitted at a workplace or polling station on the day of a vote."
The Manitoba Labour Relations Board did not return phone calls to the CBC, but a board representative said Thursday there is no law restricting the media from covering any labour vote in the province.
www.cbc.ca /stories/2003/06/27/walmart_vote030627   (313 words)

  
 CBC Manitoba - Thompson gives green light to urban reserve   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Thompson city council has approved plans for an urban reserve in the northern city.
We want to work with the city of Thompson to make Thompson a better place and a lasting place.
In 2001, a majority of Thompson voters rejected the urban reserve in a citywide plebiscite.
www.cbc.ca /manitoba/story/mb_urban-reserve-20050208.html   (252 words)

  
 Manitoba Lake Trout   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Located 150 miles north of Thompson, Manitoba this 5 star lodge is the epitome of a Canadian angling adventure.
Direct flights to Thompson are available on Calm Air Canadian Partner or Canadian North; airfare from Thompson to this Manitoba lodge is included in the price of your package.
If you'd prefer to drive, Thompson may be reached by paved highway through some of the most spectacular northern wilderness you've ever imagined.
www.mogoutdoors.com /manitoba_lake_trout.htm   (265 words)

  
 Thompson, MB News
It's been nearly two weeks since a Thompson cab driver was stabbed to death, and police are still baffled by the case.
Excessive violence at a high school in Thompson, Manitoba has prompted calls for the province to take stronger stand on school safety.
Unionized workers at Inco Ltd.'s nickel operations in Thompson, Manitoba voted 62 percent on Thursday to accept a new three-year labor agreement, averting a strike at the site that produces about 4 percent of...
www.topix.net /ca/thompson-mb   (599 words)

  
 Country Inns & Suites By Carlson - Country Inn & Suites By Carlson Thompson
Guests at the Thompson Hotel start the day out right with a complimentary breakfast featuring muffins, bagels, hot and cold cereals, fresh fruit, juices, coffee, tea and cocoa.
The Thompson Hotel is the perfect place for next meeting or event.
The Thompson Hotel, is located within walking distance of many stores and restaurants.
www.countryinns.com /thompsonmb   (337 words)

  
 Wal-Mart Associates Reject Union Representation in Thompson, Manitoba (Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.) - Pressi.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Wal-Mart Canada associates in Thompson, Manitoba, have rejected being unionized by the United Food and Commercial Workers Union.
Results of a union vote, which took place at the Thompson Wal-Mart store on June 27, were released today by the Manitoba Labour Board.
However, under current Manitoba labour law, Wal-Mart was extremely limited in its communication to its own associates about the issue of unionization throughout the union's lengthy organizing drive in Thompson.
www.pressi.com /us/release/71329.html   (309 words)

  
 Boston.com / Business / Canadian Wal-Mart employees reject union   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Canadian branch of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said it's the second time in less than a year that workers of the Thompson store have turned down a chance to be represented by the United Food and Commercial Workers Union (UFCW).
Results of a union vote which took place at the Thompson Wal-Mart store on June 4 were released Friday by the Manitoba Labour Board.
The Thompson store's workers also rejected union representation in a vote held in June 2003.
www.boston.com /business/articles/2004/08/06/canadian_wal_mart_employees_reject_union   (418 words)

  
 Thompson Ford Sales
We hope that you will also visit us in person at 15 Station Road in Thompson, Manitoba.
At Thompson Ford you will find the largest selection of new and used Ford vehicles available in Northern Manitoba.
Thompson Ford boasts the largest Service Facility in Thompson, complete with an advanced wheel alignment machine, Service Bay Diagnostic System and the latest in World Diagnostic Systems.
www.thompsonford.ca   (209 words)

  
 Map of Thompson MANITOBA Canada - Pagelite Search The Canadian Web Directory
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 Churchill Trip, 2003   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
June 7: Given the very slow speed of the train, it was actually possible to bird from the train once in tundra areas.
Solitary Sandpiper- One seen at Thompson and one seen in flight at north end of Twin Lakes Road at Churchill.
Ruby-crowned Kinglet- A few in Thompson area and in the southern portions of Twin Lakes Road at Churchill.
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