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Manitoba History No. 88
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No. 88

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War Memorials in Manitoba
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Manitoba Communities: Leaf Rapids (Town)

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This municipality was named for some rapids in the nearby river.

Present Status

Town of Leaf Rapids (21 September 1976)

Incorporation History

Local Government District of Leaf Rapids (1 December 1971)

Adjoining Municipalities

none

Land Area (square km)

1272.83

Population

Year

Total

1981

2356

1986

1950

1991

1613

1996

1504

2001

1309

2006

539

2011

498

2016

582

Mayors

Term

Mayor

1973

R. Moore

1974-1975

M. P. Riddell

1976

James C. Wilson

1977

William Hicks

1978

Hugh J. Kack

1979-1980

?

1981-1983

Ernest H. Riley

1984-1986

Mervin Geddes

1987-1998

Calvin H. Boyd

1999-2005

Barb Bloodworth

2006

?

2007-2009?

Ed Charrier

?-2014

Geraldine Cockerill

2015-2018

Leslie Baker

2018-?

Ervin Bighetty

Memorable Manitobans

Search the MHS collection of biographies for ones connected to Leaf Rapids:

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Leaf Rapids.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Leaf Rapids.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 29 October 2018

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