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.