CJOB News Team reporting
Winnipeg Jets owner Mark Chipman and children's entertainer Al Simmons headline the list of those receiving the Order of Manitoba today.
Other recipients include aboriginal community activist Leslie Spillett and former Winnipeg Regional Health Authority CEO Dr. Brian Postl.
The ceremony will be held at 4 this after at the Manitoba Legislature. One hundred and seventy-two people have now received the honour since its inception in 1999.