Parents Devastated Over Son’s Lack Of Talent

Portage la Prairie, MB – An event that was supposed to celebrate the Christmas season turned ugly when local parents were confronted by some harsh realities. Bethany and Colton Loewen were planning on...

Concert In The Park: Helen White

The concert in the park series has been running every Thursday night since July and continues for the month of August. Great live music takes to the bandstand stage from 6-8pm.  HnH cameras caught up with...

Jambalaya Vocal Jazz Group Video Performance

Here is the latest video from the PCI Evening With The Arts.  This video features Jambalaya, the vocal jazz group. Click on the play button on the image above to see two of their songs including their...

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...

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...

Farewell $2 Bill and Ciara Dawn

Ciara Dawn Latendresse and Bill ‘$2 Bill’ Miles As they rode the wind into our area so did they leave. But before they left, the Hoop and Holler cameras rolled on one of their busking performances in...

Hit Country Song Has Portage Roots

Recently released, "Shake It Like It's Saturday Night", by Doc Walker, is taking the country charts by storm and is packed full of Portage la Prairie references. Our hometown boys have cranked out a...