has been a leader in community innovation since 1895 when a new flour
mill was established.
was incorporated in 1907.
the first hospital structure was built.
there was a visit from the Duke of Devonshire England, the Governor
General of Canada, and the Lt.
Manitoba "to visit the Hamiota Hospital as it is the only one they knew
of which is free of debt". In 1956
Gas supply for town. In 1963 Hospital first in Manitoba under 75
beds to be accredited.
Community Health Centre concept was initiated in 1974 (one of two in
Canada) with salaried doctors, which continues today.
Community Handi-van was established.
Cattlex, first large scale cattle brokerage. In 1990 debt free Sports
Hamiota was the first community in the province to install the Nano
Water Filtration system.
Hamiota Feedlot largest in province.
Dr. Ed Hudson (1917-2003) received "Order of Canada" for he was
instrumental in developing the community health care concept.
Rogers cell tower installed and we were first in region with Wireless
MTS Cell tower.
replaced soda pop with fruit juice in school vending machines. Vanguard
Credit Union Head Office moved here in 2005.
Municipal Office at 75 Maple Ave was constructed in 2006.
Dr. Allan Ranson of
Hamiota, Manitoba, is the recipient of the College’s Family Physician of
the Year Award for 2007.
Dr. Karen Juce of Hamiota, Manitoba, recieved the
Manitoba College of Family Physicians Award 2010.