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.
Obituary [Ronald Sture Forsman], White's Funeral Home.
We thank Nathan Kramer and Bill Stilwell for providing additional information used here.
This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.
Page revised: 11 February 2022