What is the origin of the name Manitoba?

Answer According to Canada's Indian and Northern Affairs department, the Cree likened Manitoba beach's roar to a spirit, calling the area "manitobau" or "the strait of the spirit." Manitoba may also deriv... Read More »

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What is the coat of arms for manitoba?

The coat of arms for Manitoba consists of a shield perched upon a mound of wheat and white spruce. The shield is adorned with the red and white cross of St. George above a buffalo standing upon a r... Read More »

What is churchill manitoba famous for?

Churchill, Manitoba, is famous for being the "Polar Bear Capital of the World." Bear sightings are most common in October and November. However, the bears make their way to the shores of Churchill ... Read More »

In winnipeg manitoba i won tickets to countryfest at a bar,now what?

"At a gate somewhere?" Why didn't you ask the person you spoke to at the station? How about calling them back? How thick can one get?

What city is the capital of Alabama and was the first capital of the Confederacy?

Montgomery, Alabama, became the state's capital in 1846 due to its proximity to the Alabama River. During the Civil War, it also served as capital of the Confederacy from February through May 1861.... Read More »