Matt Nichols was watching Saturday night’s CFL game between the B.C. Lions and Hamilton Tiger-Cats with 10 of his teammates when he made a bold proclamation. “When B.C. got the ball at the end I said ‘You might as well just turn it off, you already know they’re gonna win,’ ” Nichols said after his […]
Kim Poffenroth, the province’s chief electoral officer, says that her team ready if a do-over election is necessary.
Trump also took aim at Democrats, accusing them of running a “con game” and using false allegations to block Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court.
The windows were installed at Saint Mary’s Church in Campbellford, Ont. on Sept. 20.
Manitoba post-secondary schools offer fresh approaches to enliven their classes, including a culinary skills program for Indigenous students, the Harry Potter books for literature students and rock ‘n’ roll, from playing songs to writing them.
A nurse in the Grace Hospital emergency room was attacked in an unprovoked, meth-related incident last Friday evening, the Manitoba Nurses Union says.
Hi all, I’m relatively new to the city, and enjoy tabletop gaming especially in the winter months. Looking to meet some new people with a similar interest in games, and possibly join a weekly or bi-weekly game group, where beer is as welcome as good strategy. 🙂 Although I will play most games, I’ve enjoyed […]
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It’s the first big event of the Olympic quadrennial and the first chance for most people to get a good look at the new configurations of curling teams across the nation. The Grand Slam of Curling’s Elite 10 event will be played Wednesday to Sunday in Chatham-Kent, Ont., (games will be shown on Sportsnet, starting […]
Two males are facing charges after three firearms were seized from a 19-year-old male and a bear mace was discovered on a 25-year-old male.
The trial of a Winnipeg police officer charged with allegedly using excessive force and striking a 12-year-old boy last year hit a delay Tuesday when the boy and his mother didn’t show up in court.
Ryan Brady, who founded a group called Winnipeg White Pride Warriors, says he’s pulling out of the mayoralty race in Thompson at his wife’s request after racist comments he posted nearly a decade ago resurfaced online.
A rally of construction and trade workers along with labour representatives that met in front of the 1919 General Strike monument in downtown Winnipeg on Tuesday accused the Pallister government of turning its back on them. With a debate over Bill 28 looming this fall at the Manitoba legislature, members of Manitoba Building Trades and […]
You would think the last person to be defending the actions of a defensive lineman would be a quarterback. However, Winnipeg Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols did just that when talking about the controversial penalty called against Clay Matthews of the NFL’s Green Bay Packers on Sunday. “Honestly, it’s pretty crazy,” Nichols said after his […]
Police homicide investigators are reaching out for witnesses to the city’s 15th homicide of the year and third in as many days which occurred Monday afternoon in the railway underpass near the McPhillips Station Casino. At around 4 p.m., emergency services personnel were called to a report of a man assaulted in the railway underpass […]
A new coalition is set to be launched on Thursday that will work together as a unified voice to address issues relevant to Winnipeg’s Indigenous community. The Winnipeg Indigenous Executive Circle brings together several Ingidenous organizations — 18 in total — with the aim of the social and economic well being of the city’s Indigenous. […]
The family of a pilot and passenger whose plane went missing while flying from Alberta to B.C. earlier this month has issued a statement after search efforts were suspended last week.
Mayoral candidate Jenny Motkaluk spoke about public safety and criticized Winnipeg’s image-conscious incumbent at a Monday-night campaign rally intended to motivate her supporters.
Three prominent Winnipeggers are now part of Brian Bowman’s mayoral re-election bid. Bowman’s campaign team announced Tuesday that Gail Asper, Sandy Riley, and David Northcott will serve as honorary campaign chairs. “These individuals have a wealth of experience as community and business leaders,” said Mayor Brian Bowman, in a press release. “For years, they have […]
Manitoba’s high number of kids in the child welfare system has dropped for the first time in 15 years, show figures released Tuesday by the provincial government. Excerpts from the Families Department’s upcoming annual report show 10,328 kids were in care as of March 31, a 3.6% drop from the same time last year. Families […]
A Winnipeg mayoral candidate says she would transform 311, as part of a City Hall customer service makeover. Mayoral candidate Jenny Motkaluk didn’t commit additional cash or staff to achieve that. Motkaluk said she’s heard complaints that Winnipeggers often wait 30 to 40 minutes after calling 311. Following that wait, half of callers receive a […]
A male youth faces a second degree murder charge after a man in his 70’s died from his injuries following an assault which occurred early Sunday morning. Police said it was one of three homicides in as many days. “The occurrences of homicides are without question random, these ones are all unconnected,” said police spokesperson […]
A woman suffered minor injuries on Monday morning after being attacked by two men, one armed with a firearm who attempted to steal her backpack. At around 7 a.m., police and fire paramedic personnel responded to a report of a woman being assaulted in the area of Maplewood Avenue and Osborne Street. An adult woman […]
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Orange will be everywhere this week. Orange Shirt Day is held annually on Sept. 30 to honour survivors of residential schools. It was an event started in 2013, in Williams Lake, …
The number of children in care of Manitoba Child and Family Services has decreased for the first time in 15 years, the province says. The total as of March 31, the …
Mayoral hopeful Jenny Motkaluk is promising to bring a customer service culture change to city hall if elected Oct. 24. One component of that plan will be an overhaul of the ……
He conspired to smuggle thousands of pounds of marijuana into the U.S. through the Akwesasne Mohawk Indian Reservation.
Police have the area contained as they investigate.
“He is fairer than I am and so we were kind of set off to the side.”
In the competition, the three women demonstrated their horsemanship and public speaking skills.
Premier Brian Pallister refused to apologize for comments he made about the Manitoba Metis Federation and its quashed deal with Manitoba Hydro.
A man running for mayor in Thompson, Man. is distancing himself from racist comments he posted on an online forum known as a haven for white nationalists.
The cross-country skiing community in Winnipeg is mourning the death of a pioneer in their sport.
As of Tuesday morning, we do not know who will form the next government of New Brunswick.