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Construction underway for polar bear rescue centre in Winnipeg

Construction underway for polar bear rescue centre in Winnipeg 08 Jun 2010 There’s been a "snow-turning" in Winnipeg at the site of what officials say will be a world-class international polar bear conservation centre. The facility at the Assiniboine Park Zoo will provide a home for orphaned, injured or problem polar bears. ...The Manitoba government is putting up a total of $31 million for the centre, which is intended to serve as the headquarters of Polar Bears International.