Environment July 9, 2014 3:44 pm 5 photos from the Manitoba flood zone By Lara Schroeder Web Producer Global News ; A summer home is prepared for possible flooding at Delta Beach on the shores of Lake Manitoba at the outlet of the Portage Diversion. Walther Bernal / Global News What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' editorial staff without any editorial influence by the sponsor. If you'd like to learn more... What is this? X What is this? Sponsored content is written by Global News' without any editorial influence by the sponsor. If you'd like to learn more... WINNIPEG – As the crest of the Assiniboine River passed through south-central Manitoba Wednesday, cameras documented the scene.Here are some of the photos gathered by Global Winnipeg. Soldiers’ jackets are draped over a child’s toy in St. Francois Xavier, Man., where about 500 military personnel helped build sandbag dikes around homes.Submitted by Christina Prud'homme / Facebook Heavy equipment works alongside the Portage Diversion, as it takes Assiniboine River water north to Lake Manitoba.Vassy Kapelos / Global News Moe Prudhomme awaits the floodwater in St. Francois Xavier, Man.Submitted by Moe Prudhomme / Facebook Water is high at the entrance to the Portage Diversion west of Portage la Prairie, Man.Ashley Carter / Global News A summer home is prepared for possible flooding at Delta Beach on the shores of Lake Manitoba at the outlet of the Portage Diversion.Walther Bernal / Global News © Shaw Media, 2014 Report an error Manitoba flood Manitoba flood 2014 Editor's Picks Facebook Amber Alerts Facebook Amber Alert system launches in Canada Anne Meara Actress Anne Meara dies at 85 BBQ season Charcoal vs. gas barbecues: grilling gurus debate pros and cons Social Media Here’s what your Facebook status says about you Air Canada Air Canada begins clamp down on carry-on baggage; extend across country June 8 John Nash 'A Beautiful Mind' mathematician John Nash, wife killed in car accident Minimum Wage Could you live on the minimum wage?