March 2: Minnedosa incorporates; Manitoba's first Brier; McKay in the House.

Minnedosa
March 2, 1883 - The Town of Minnedosa is incorporated.

March 2, 1871 - In a federal by-election Angus McKay is elected to the House of Commons representing the riding of Marquette. He is the first declared M├ętis elected to the House served for nearly two years.

March 2, 1928 - Gordon Hudson of the Stratchcona Curling Club becomes Manitoba’s first Brier winner. Manitoba rinks won five of the first six championships. For more on Hudson and of Brier history.)

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