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...

Captain Canuck Creator From Portage

AMHS year book photo. Did the inspiration for Captain Canuck come during a daydreaming session at Arthur Meighen High School in the mid to late sixties?  Richard Comely, creator of Captain Canuck,...

North End Corner Sees It All Over The Years

  Mike Stiegler serving one of his friends. In the age of big box stores, franchises, and on-line shopping, Portage’s north-end hangs on to a throw-back retail experience, the corner...

All Aboard for Train Days!

Model Train Days rolled into the CP station Saturday, May 24 and the Hoop and Holler got onboard to capture the world of model railways. Practically every size of model train was on display, “We...

Yosh 9 – Parades

In the spirit of the Winter Lights Parade this past friday, we take a look at a few snaps of Portage la Prairians parading in years past. PCI Parade during election season. Not sure what the story is...

From Yosh

Many of you know the legacy of Yosh Tashiro. Past photographer whose massive photo archive spanning almost 30 years was recently recovered and is currently being managed at the Collegiate. A CTV / Bravo...