Many local businesses have adjusted their services due to social distancing practices. Here's a list of what to expect from your local businesses.

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Amp Industries

Call in appointments only, with pick-up and drop-off services. Quick lube is closed. Powercoat Thompson has stopped all mobile operations. Staff has been reduced to ensure safe distances.

The Design Trail

Electronic payment methods such as credit card, over the phone, and interac e-transfers are available. Free delivery to customers. Office on Gay St. will be locked at all times, with no public access. Customers must contact through email and social media only.

KB Insurance 
Can now do most registrations & driver license transactions with verbal/email authorization. Insurance brokers can assist remotely from Monday - Friday from 9:00AM - 5:30PM for insurance needs. Payments can be made by credit card or e-transfer.

Thompson Insurance

Can now do most registrations & driver license transactions with verbal/email authorization. Insurance brokers can assist remotely from Monday - Friday from 9:00AM - 5:30PM for insurance needs. Payments can be made by credit card or e-transfer.

Twin Motors
Phone: 204-677-2312

Pickup and delivery for customer vehicles coming in for service. Mobile payment option. Vehicles can be dropped off to customers for test drives in new/used vehicles. Local delivery of parts is available. Regular business hours remain.

Rock Country GM

Quick lube remains open with regular hours. Customers can now remain in their vehicle for the entire service with no need to get out of their vehicle. Vehicles can be dropped off to customers for test drives in new/used vehicles. Local delivery of parts is available. Regular business hours continue.

Pub 55
FB: Pub55
All dine-in services are closed. Open for takeout from 12:00pm-9:00pm daily, and delivery is available from 4:00pm-9:00pm. 

KNC Electric

Available for all electrical emergencies, furnace repairs, and all heating systems. Staff are working from home, and customers must call the cell phone number above. Normal hours are reamin 8:00am – 4:30 pm, as well as urgent issues after-hours and on weekends. Staff are equipped with masks and gloves and are prepared to discuss any other precautions customers may want to take.
Thompson Auto Wash
FG: Thompsonautowash
IG: @thompsonautowash

The store is open from 9:00am - 9:00pm. Only three customers are allowed in at a time, and are expected to stay three meters apart.
Thompson Children’s World Daycare
(204) 677-3583
The daycare will be closed until April 14, 2020. Staff will re-evaluate after this date.
Thompson Seniors Community Resource Center
The TSCRC have ceased all activities until April 7, 2020.  Staff will re-evaluate the circumstances on April 6 and post further announcements.

Reflect Signs
FB: Reflect Signs

Staff are changing sign messages in early morning and evening hours to practice social distancing. Electronic invoicing and credit card payment is available.

Kendall Pandya Accounting

Some staff are working from home, and the office has implemented reduced hours. Clients should call the office for more details.

Canadian Tire
Phone: 204-778-8888

Open Monday to Saturday from 8:00am to 6:00pm and Sundays from 9:00am to 5:00pm.

Family Foods

Reduced hours to Monday to Saturday from 9:00am – 8:00pm and Sundays from 10:00am – 6:00pm. Limit of 50 people in the store at a time.

Shoppers Drug Mart

Current hours are Monday – Saturday from 9:00am-8:00pm and Sundays from 10:00am-6:00pm.

Home Hardware/M&M Express
(204) 677-2770

Regular hours remain. Monday - Friday from 8:00am-6:00pm, Saturdays from 8:00am-5:00pm and Sundays closed.

Giant Tiger

Open Monday – Saturday from 9:00am-8:00pm and Sundays from 9:00am-6:00pm.


Still open regular hours, but customers only allowed in the store for no more than 1 minute. You can put your order ahead of time by placing order online of calling it in.


Mornings from Monday – Friday from 7:00am-8:00am are dedicated to seniors and those with vulnerable health conditions. Regular store hours have been reduced to Monday – Saturday from 8:00am - 8:00pm and Sundays from 9:00am-6:00pm

META Cannabis

Hours are reduced to  11:00am-7:00pm from Monday to Sunday.

Thompson Eye Care

Reduced hours to Monday through Saturday from 10:00am-2:00pm and closed Sundays. All exam clinics are cancelled until further notice. If you are unable to pick up your eyewear during open hours, they will try their best to accommodate you. 

F.D Services

If you require any work on your electrical or heating they have set up protocols to help alleviate your concerns of transmission. Staff are using PPE like safety gloves and face masks among other measures. Anyone who may be sick or who has traveled in the last 14 days should advise them beforehand.

Thompson Chamber of Commerce 
FB: ThompsonChamber

Closed to walk in traffic, however, they are available by email or by phone.

Napa Auto Parts
FB: Napa Thompson

Hours are adjusted for the month of April: Monday to Friday from 8:00AM - 5:00PM, open through the lunch hour. Closed on Saturdays and Sundays until further notice. People can place online orders but the website cannot accept payments. Visa/MasterCard over the phone will be accepted but not Visa Debit as they do not work with their machine. Hours will be re-evaluated at the end of April.

Bell MTS

Operating hours remain the same. Monday – Saturday: 11:00am - 6:00pm. Sunday closed. 

Burntwood Legion

Facility is closed and all events have been canceled or postponed.

Burntwood Custom Builders

Closed until April 6, when they will reassess the situation. Custom Storage is still open Monday - Friday 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. (Closed for lunch 12:00pm - 1:00pm.) Payments can be made through e-transfer at or you can call in with a credit card.

Northern Laundry

Currently working with reduced staff and hours as well as restricting access to facility. Temporary hours are as follows: Tuesday to Sunday from 10am-9pm. Closed Monday’s and holidays. Front door is locked and only 1 customer is allowed inside at a time to adhere to social distancing recommendations. Extra cleaning between customers and extra precautions are being taken by staff. These include the use of gloves and special instructions. 

Communities Economic Development Fund

Staff is working from home but still accessible by calling the office.

Robins Donuts

6:30am-7:00pm daily. Airport hours: 6:00am-6:00pm daily.

Thompson CO-OP Gas
Deerwood Location: 204-677-3530
Southwood location: 204-778-7649
FB: Thompson Gas Bar Co-op Ltd.

Southwood location remains open regular hours on weekdays. Saturday and Sunday will be closed. Deerwood location remains open regular hours to serve you.

Staff and customers are asked to practice social distancing, and they have put in floor marking to assist in keeping everyone safe. They have greatly increased their cleaning/sanitizing frequency.

The Brick

Increased efforts and levels of cleanliness. Offering contactless deliveries upon request to a garage or residential entrance of their choice. Customers must be home during the delivery. Encouraging orders or inquiries by phone and will always respond to email. They have encouraged customers to respect the practices of social distancing, including:

  • Limit physical contact, including handshakes
  • Keeping a distance of at least 2 arms lengths from others
  • Limiting the amount of people in building as required
  • Asking visitors that are feeling sick or who have traveled out of the country in the last 14 days to not enter the building. 

At this point, operating hours have not changed. They are as follows: Monday through Saturday from 9:00am-6:00pm and Sundays from 11:00am-5:00pm.

Martin Key Werks
FB: MartinKeyWerks

Our service is mobile, allowing you to stay at home! Emergency calls for keys: Monday through Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm.

Baacos Bar & Grill

Dine-in closed. Take-out and free delivery from 4:00pm - 12:00am daily. Call the number for orders or message through Facebook. 18 of the 28 VLTS are turned off by Manitoba Lotteries to allow for social distancing. Lounge is open with limited capacity (20 people) from 4:00pm - 12:00am daily.

Community Futures North Central Development
FB: North Central Development

The office is currently closed to the public. However, staffs continuing to work from home and are available by phone or email from Monday - Friday.  A contact list for each staff member can be found on their website or by calling the office number noted above.

Assiniboine Credit Union

Reduced hours to Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00am-3:00pm. 

Chicken Chef

Services: Open Monday through Saturday from 10:00am - 7:00pm. Only offering the chefs breakfast and a limited lunch and dinner menu. Due to limited staff, the restaurant limit is 40 people. Customers have to sanitize their hands at the front door before sitting down and tables and chairs are being sanitized after each table leaves. 

Bindle Engineering Limited

Services: Open and available full time, every day.

Thompson Veterinary Clinic

Continuing to operate with regular business hours. As an addition, they will be open by appointment only on Saturdays for those who identify as being in a high risk group. For those who are unable to come to the clinic to pick up prescriptions or food for their pets, they can make arrangements for home delivery. NO charge for this. Under certain circumstances, they will be offering telemedicine appointments. 

Thiessen Auto Parts

Open as usual from Monday through Friday, 8:30am-5:30pm. Closed Saturdays. In-store & phone orders welcome for pick up at store or by mail, Perimeter cargo.


Effective immediately due to the COVID-19 pandemic, their office will be closed to the general public for the protection of their current clients, potential clients and staff. Current clients will be communicated to via electronic means and/or via telephone and will only receive a physical appointment for the signing of legal documents. For any new clients, please contact their office via telephone. Office is now closed on Mondays as of April 6th. Running under normal business hours from Tuesday to Friday. 

They will no longer be accepting cash payments for outstanding accounts during the COVID-19 crisis. Phone payments with a credit card (Visa or MasterCard) will be accepted. A Money Order or Bank Draft mailed to their office or put in the drop box outside their office door will be receipted. The receipt will be emailed to you. 

Retainer payments must be guaranteed funds and cash will no longer be accepted. They will accept Bank Draft, Money Order or certified cheque made payable to Mayer Dearman & Pellizzaro. Another option is Direct Deposit to their Trust account. (Call for instruction). Additionally, they are not accepting any Notaries at this time. 

Needle's Eye Sewing Center
FB: Needle’s Eye

The storefront is closed, but they are still able to take orders should you need anything. They can be reached through Facebook messenger or through text if you have any questions or would like to place an order during this time. 

Thompson A&W

Drive-thru is open 24 hours, and customers may walk through. 


Store has shifted its hours of operation to 8:00am-3:00pm rather than closing at 5:00pm as usual. Though operating, please be aware that the retail store doors will be locked as of Monday, April 6th to proactively keep their customers, community and team protected from the spread of COVID-19. Although customers are temporarily prevented from entering their store, they are happy to serve you from a safe distance in the following ways: 

Remote Sales (by phone or email) for: 

  • Office Products
  • Office Furniture & Equipment
  • Contactless delivery in City limits (to your workplace or home!)
  • Curb-side Order Pick-ups by Appointment
  • Online Account Set-up
  • Product for your Home Office
  • Emergency Equipment Repair

Please contact them by phone, fax, or email for friendly local service. If you have any questions about their services, please reach out and ask your local retail store or their Customer Service Team.

Western Financial Group

In attempt to limit the spread of the virus, they have closed their branches in Manitoba to walk-in traffic. They will continue this for the immediate future to protect the communities where we live and work. They will continue to be here for all your Autopac and other insurance needs. In order to keep you and their team’s safe; they will be processing all Autopac transactions via phone/email. If your transaction cannot be handled over the phone or by email you will be directed to an MPI Service Station to complete the transaction in person.

McMunn & Yates Building Supplies 

Limiting hours until further notice. Effective March 30th, 2020 they will be open Monday through Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm and closed Saturdays and Sundays. You can shop online 24/7 at their website. 

Ringers Safety

As of Tuesday, March 17th, Ringers Safety has suspended all training services until further notice. Workplace Safety and Health is granting extensions on any first aid certificates that are due to expire between March 1, 2020, and June 30, 2020. These certificates will now be accepted in the workplace for 90 days beyond their original expiry date. If anyone is working in essential services and is concerned about their old qualifications being lapsed the Government has provided grace for extending people's qualifications for their first aid. Ringers Safety will also grant the same grace for all other qualifications with the same date parameters March 1, 2020, and June 30, 2020.


Dine-in and take out times are as follows: Monday through Friday from 10:00am-8:00pm and Saturdays-Sundays from 11:00am-6:00pm. Delivery times are as follows: Monday through Friday from 12:00pm-8:00pm and Saturdays-Sundays from 11:00am-6:00pm.

Ricks Marine
FB: YourRicksMarine
IG: @ricksmarine 

Operating at regular hours Monday through Friday from 9:00am-6:00pm and Saturdays from 11:00am-3:00pm. Sundays closed. 

Linda Toews - Matisiwin Hearth
FB: Matisiwin Hearth

Both massage and yoga classes will be closed for at least two weeks and until further notice.  Please feel free to contact her then as to when services will resume.

Thompson Airport

Terminal hours of operation have reduced. If you are traveling on a flight that is departing or arriving through the Thompson Airport main terminal, they advise that you contact the airline you are flying with to see if there have been any changes made to your flight times prior to arriving at the airport. The reduced hours are as follows: Monday through Friday from 6:00am-6:30pm. Saturdays closed. Sundays open from 8:30am-7:00pm. 

Nickel City Motors

Still open to public. They have slightly reduced their hours of business to Monday through Friday from 9:00am-5:00pm and closed Saturdays and Sundays. At this time, there will not be front door access until further notice, but will have phone numbers and email addresses posted on front windows so their staff inside can immediately help you with your parts or units needed. Please make sure you always stay outside the 6 foot boundary of their staff the best way possible during these important times for everyone’s safety. 

Novus Glass

Open for service Monday through Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm. Will pick up and drop off vehicle.

Minute Muffler Auto Service Center 

Open for service Monday through Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm. As always, they will pick up and drop off your vehicle. 

Anything Grows
FB: Anything Grows

Store front is closed, however orders for flowers and products can be made by phone. Payments can be made through e-transfer or credit card processed over the phone. Orders can be delivered or curb-side pickups can be arranged. Hours are as follows: Monday through Friday from 9:30am - 5:30pm and Saturdays from 10:00am - 3:00pm. Customers can also check their Facebook page for further info. 

Prince Furniture & Appliances

Operating hours are as usual. Monday through Thursday from 10:00am-6:00pm, Fridays from 10:00am-8:00pm and Saturdays from 10:00am-6:00pm. They are increasing their efforts on disinfecting areas. Deliveries are available and they are making an effort to keep everything contactless and hygienic. They are asking customers to limit physical contact and keep a distance of 2 Metres. They are also limiting the amount of people in the building at any given time. They are encouraging customers to shop on their website. Orders can be placed over the phone, website or email.

Law North

Open with reduced hours Monday through Friday from 9:00am  -4:00pm. Please call to make appointments. Only clients with scheduled appointments are to attend the office. 

Minute Muffler

Open Monday through Friday from 8:00am - 5:00pm. They pick up vehicles and take sanitizing precautions.