Aerial Photos – Flood 1956

  Here's a great set of photos from the Tashiro Archive. They were all labelled under one title so if anyone can identify the locations, let us know.   Yosh index 7394. Date April 24, 1956....
Yosh index: 10327. Date: Oct 3, 1954. Title: Delta Cottage owners work to stop flooding.

Delta Flooding 1954 / 1955

We found more flood photos from the Yosh Tashiro archive  Here's a look at Delta beach in 1954 and 1955.   Yosh (No index). Date Sat May 7, 1955. Title: Lake Manitoba Floods Delta. Caption: THIS IS A...
Yosh envelope number11358 May 21, 1955. Caption: Human Chain Swings Sandbags. Nine miles east of Poplar Point, men of No. 1 RCHA form a chain to heft sandbags to the top of the dike. The sandbags are being conveyed by boat to another par of the dike inaccessible by any other means.

Along the Dikes – Newton, Poplar Point

More photos from the Yosh Tashiro archive from flooding in 1955. These shots are from Newton Siding and east of Poplar point.  The Army, Hutterites, Farmers and other volunteers are seen working together to...

It’s 142 Years of EX-cellent

It definitely feels like summer. And with this perfect weather comes the arrival of the 142nd PortageX. Western Canada's longest running summer fair starts Friday, July 4 and runs until July 6 on the island...

Video of PCI Brass Quintet and Drumline

The Hoop and Holler cameras were rolling and captured some amazing performances at the PCI Evening With The Arts. This video contains the opening Oh Canada by the Brass Quintet and then ends with a literal...

PCI’s Got Talent!

Some very talented and gifted teens put their passions on display at the PCI Evening With The Arts showcase.  The event featured artwork, drama, and music. The Hoop and Holler was on hand to capture the show....

Loose Unit Performs “Does your mother know?”

Click the play icon in the image above to watch a live recording from Loose Unit at the William Glesby Centre this past January. Loose Unit is a local trio featuring Trevor Handford, Shane Sobkowich and...