Top 10 Places to Smoke In Portage

Top 10 Places to Smoke in Portage la Prairie 10.  The back of downtown Tim's.  Where the who’s who of Portage smoking elite hang and then walk down to Midtown to have a beer and a smoke. 9.  The Cat...

9 Recorded Sasquatch Sightings in Portage

Nine recorded sighting of a Sasquatch have been recorded in Portage over the years. It just so happens we have images of ALL the sightings here on the Hoop & Holler. Many of you have viewed these images...

Know Where To Go & Win!

Portage la Prairie has a lot of places to go when you have to go.  HnH visited some of our city's most used washrooms available to the public and did a random sample as to how things stacked up.  Here is the...

Top 10 Rejected Portage Slogans

The Hoop & Holler went dumpster diving behind City Hall and found a stained napkin with a list of rejected town slogans from the recent quest to find a new town tag-line.  We thought we would bring the...

Crime Fighter Found in Portage Chicken Coops

The Hoop and Holler recently discovered archival photographs of a long forgotten portage la prairie crime fighter  from the 1970’s called THE CHICKEN MAN!  He takes responsibility for portage’s low...

City To Cash In On Naming Rights Deal

Unconfirmed sources have made unsubstantiated claims the City of Portage la Prairie has struck a large naming rights deal with CBC to update the world’s largest can of Coca-Cola. This summer, Coke...

Love Of Fat Boys & Portage Leads To Violence

Why I Love Portage by Carl Bunso Me and the family just returned from performing a series of concerts at county fairs in the deep south. In general, "The Bunso 5" were pretty well received by the good people...