Manitoba Communities: Neepawa (Town)
This municipality is named for an Aboriginal word meaning “plenty.”
Search the MHS collection of biographies for ones connected to Neepawa:
Geographic Names of Manitoba, Manitoba Conservation, 2000.
“John Hall only nominee to Neepawa mayoralty,” Manitoba Free Press, 21 July 1923, page 30.
Neepawa: Land of Plenty, 1883-1983 by Neepawa History Book Committee, 1983.
“Neepawa mayor resigns,” Winnipeg Free Press, 10 July 2014, page A5.
We thank Nathan Kramer and Bill Stilwell for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 24 October 2020