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 Canadian Citizenship Act 1st Canada Day with controversial Bill C-24 citizenship changes in effect Charleston Shooting After another church burns in the U.S., many asking #WhoisBurningBlackChurches? Canada Day Quiz: How well do you know the nicknames for Canadian people, places? Canada Day What to do, eat and wear on Canada Day (if you want to be a 'true' Canadian) Auto boom Surging home prices ignite record boom in luxury car sales: report Federal Election 2015 Reality Check: How truthful is the Conservative’s ‘Justin Trudeau on ISIS’ ad?