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Province's top doctor focused on limiting risk of importing virus

Asymptomatic testing considered for those who leave Manitoba for work

Carol Sanders
05/25/2020 7:00 PM
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Manitoba has plenty of surplus testing capacity, which despite the potential for false negatives could be a tool to identify asymptomatic carriers, Brodbeck argues. (Ted Warren / The Associated Press files)

Maggie Macintosh:

Reading, writing, reassurance

Leah Romain, 7, is missing her Grade 2 classmates while she completes her school year at home. (Mikaela MacKenzie / Winnipeg Free Press)
In the past two years, the pop-up bathroom has been open Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., staffed by partnerships with local not-for-profits.
Rebecca Chambers and her seven-year-old son, Henry, are working on a climbing wall.</p>

Jason Bell:

One and done, son

Dave Chartier, called up from the Brandon Wheat Kings, was 'a half-ton truck playing against a bunch of one-ton trucks,' when he suited up for the Jets on New Year's Eve 1980. (Supplied)</p>
Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne gestures as he responds to a question at a news conference in Ottawa, Thursday, April 2, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
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