We have been informed Minto School will have no water this morning, and this could continue throughout the day. As a result all classes and buses are cancelled for Minto School today. Classes and buses in all other schools are occurring.
Throughout Turtle Mountain School Division the temperature for the morning of February 12th is forecast to be -51C including wind chill. As a result, all buses and classes are cancelled within Turtle Mountain School Division.
Throughout Turtle Mountain School Division the temperature, including wind chill, is forecast to reach -47/-48 degrees C the morning of February 11, 2021. As a result, in alignment with school division policy all school buses and classes are cancelled for February 11, 2021.
Throughout Turtle Mountain School Division road conditions are expected to be poor overnight and in the morning given precipitation which has fallen and temperatures dropping overnight. In addition, blizzard warnings have been issued for the entire area overnight and into tomorrow morning, with high winds expected throughout Thursday. As a result, all buses and classes within Turtle Mountain School Division are cancelled for Thursday, January 14, 2021. Any classes which are occurring remotely and which do not involve travel can occur, these students should verify with their applicable teachers.
As of this morning, Manitoba Highways has closed Highway 23 throughout Turtle Mountain School Division. As a result, buses and classes are cancelled for Minto School, and both Wellwood and Can-Am Colony Schools are closed today. Two bus routes to Killarney School, #44.72 (Dunrea), and #44.60 (Ninette) are also not running today. All other bus routes are running and will be at the discretion of bus drivers, as per division policy. Killarney, Boissevain, Mayfair, and Holmfield Schools are open.