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Manitoba Communities: Yellowhead (Rural Municipality)

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This municipality is named for the Yellowhead Highway (PTH 16) that passed through it.

Present Status

Rural Municipality of Yellowhead (1 January 2015)

Incorporation History

Amalgamation of Shoal Lake and Strathclair (1 January 2015)

Adjoining Municipalities

Hamiota, Harrison Park, Oakview, Prairie View, Rossburn

Constituent Communities

Bryd, Elphinstone, Glenforsa, Glossop, Ipswich, Kelloe, Menzie, Oakburn, Shoal Lake, Strathclair

Land Area (square km)

1110.72

Population

Year

Total

2011

1973

2016

1948

Reeves

Term

Reeve

Before 2015

See Shoal Lake and Strathclair

2015-2018

Donald Yanick

2018-?

Mervin Starzyk

Memorable Manitobans

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Historic Sites

Go here for a list of historic sites in Yellowhead.

History Books

Go here for a list of history books for Yellowhead.

Maps

Sources

Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 19 March 2017

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