Strange Portage Pay It Forward Campaign Unleashed

The HnH cameras hit the streets of Portage to see if we could create some added promotional support for this year's Potato Festival coming Saturday Aug. 9.  We started the incredibly successful "potato pay it...

Flooded Farmers’ Story

Mark & Yanara Peters, still smiling in the face of the flood of 2014 Mark and Yanara Peters are the third generation to take over the family farm that, unfortunately for them, is located next to the...

Hoop And Holler Asks: “Who Squeezed The Corndog?”

The Hoop and Holler cameras were on the Portage Ex like a fly on stink.  We asked the fine people of Portage the age-old question, "Do you wanna go faster?" and "who squeezed the corn dog?", along with other...

Can A Canadian Superhero Save the Mall?

Can A Canadian Superhero Save The Portage Mall? Canadian superhero, Captain Canuck, swoops into the Portage Mall Saturday, June 28 to save it in time for Canada Day!  Actually, it’s a celebration of the...

What Really Happened In Elie Saturday, June 14.

by Dara Todd, Elie Correspondent If you have never stopped in Elie on your way to the big city, you are missing out! In the past 3 years we've lived here this community has shown its true colours as a...

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....

Portage Can Be A “Fair” City

Portage has a chance to become one of the first cities in Manitoba to be designated as a "fair trade" municipality. Kevin Hamm, Manager of the local MCC Thrift Shop, explains what Portage has left to do and...