By: The Daily Graphic
Ian MacKenzie, former mayor of Portage la Prairie and publisher of the Portage (Manitoba) Daily Graphic, passed away Dec. 30 at 91 years old.
MacKenzie was in the newspaper business for 43 years, and became owner and publisher when he purchased the Daily Graphic on May 1, 1970, after spending several years there as advertising manager. He sold the newspaper to Bowes Publishers Ltd. on June 1, 1988.
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