RuPaul’s Drag Race may have become the cultural touchstone for what drag looks like and how drag performances are organized. But in many cities, including Winnipeg, local drag shows are taking a different approach.
At Winnipeg artist-run centre Young Lungs Dance Exchange, dance exists as much in the mind as in the body.
The United Way Winnipeg’s fundraising campaign didn’t just meet its financial goal — it blew well past it. The United Way announced Thursday night that it raised $21.3 million — $300,000 …
I'm looking to purchase a macbook from Factory Direct, and I am quite skeptical. The low price is enticing though. Has anyone purchased a product from this store, and can attest to their quality? I'd like to have some evidence/testimonies before I buy from there. Thanks. submitted by /u/TheOnlyNameEver [link] [comments]
Please, somebody help me remember the name of the store he forgot his credit card in. I was actually at the mall that day and remember the madness, but in retelling the story recently I can't remember the name of that men's store. Starts with an S maybe? Please my brain hurts. submitted by […]
Me and my friends where driving around the downs, and we saw a truck the got burnt pretty badly. Does anybody know anything about it? submitted by /u/canadianpolyglot [link] [comments]
I require a 15' x 15' roll of Neyland III carpet (any colour). Anyone know a place I can get this? This is for a robotics competition team. we need a place to practice our robot on. Thanks so much submitted by /u/Enkabob_64g [link] [comments]
The City of Moose Jaw, Sask., is on the antlers of a dilemma – how to reclaim the title of having the world’s tallest moose statue?
Officers say that during their interaction, one of the suspects allegedly removed the woman’s necklace and attempted to steal her bracelet.
Immediate steps are being taken to increase security in schools, announced Quebec Education Minister Jean-François Roberge.
A trio of Manitoba RCMP officers won’t be charged in the fatal shooting of a prisoner who assaulted an officer, stole his gun and took off in an unmarked police vehicle, the Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba says.
A rookie city councillor is proposing to rename Winnipeg’s Arlington Bridge to show respect to the city’s Indigenous population.
Two major Winnipeg intersections are blocked to traffic after a stolen semi-trailer truck smashed into a number of vehicles before coming to a halt.
Initial charges of aggravated assault have been upgraded to second-degree murder in the death of a Winnipeg man shot with a homemade gun. City police identified the victim Friday as Dexter …
Jurors are sequestered and deliberating in the case of two men accused of manslaughter in the March 2017 shooting death of 29-year-old Jeanenne Fontaine. Justice Gerald Chartier gave the jury complex …
A new set of social media threats against Winnipeg schools this week are not any more credible than the first, police say. However, authorities will continue the investigation, and the nature …
I’ve come home. That’s what I think as I walk up to the north doors of “the Comp,” my old high school in Selkirk. I’ve entered these doors a thousand times, mostly …
Manitoba is ramping up its capacity to perform life-saving dialysis treatments as the incidence of end-stage kidney disease continues to rise sharply. On Friday, the Progressive Conservative government announced a tender ……
The sentencing of a former Manitoba teacher convicted of sexually abusing an eight-year-old girl was delayed Friday, after a correctional centre investigation came to light. Few details on what may have …
Manitoba’s police watchdog says charges will not be laid against three RCMP officers involved in the death of an 18-year-old prisoner who was shot on two occasions during an escape bid. The Independent Investigation Unit says in a statement that a review of the evidence by Manitoba Prosecution Services has determined there is no reasonable […]
An embattled Emerson MLA wants an end to Daylight Savings Time. Cliff Graydon, who was kicked out of the Brian Pallister’s Progressive Conservative caucus late last year after allegations of sexual harassment, has launched a new website in support of Bill 205, which proposes the end of DST. “There is no cost associated with abolishing […]
Two major Winnipeg intersections are blocked to traffic after a stolen semi-trailer truck smashed into a number of vehicles Friday, leaving a path of destruction. At around 10:30 a.m., police were advised that a semi-trailer had been stolen in the area of Inkster and Keewatin. Police said that the semi headed north out of city before […]
Police say the 26-year-old man was seen “taking pictures or video” of a woman in a change room at the hospital’s general campus earlier this week.
China’s ambassador to Canada issued the threat on Thursday as relations between the two nations continued to deteriorate.
Winnipeg has denied taxi licences to 16 drivers since March 1, 2018, when the city took over taxi regulation from the province. Anyone convicted of a serious moving violation or what the city calls a “relevant criminal offence” over the past 10 years is automatically denied a cab licence.
Just days after a 14-year-old girl was arrested for making threats against people associated with Arthur Day Middle School, police say more threats have been made against that Winnipeg school and two others.
One of two men who were suffered serious injuries following an altercation between the two on Tuesday is dead, RCMP say.
At about this time last year, I joked with my buddy and sports broadcasting legend Bob Irving about Winnipeg maybe being on the verge of becoming the new city of champions. I was only half kidding but I was wrong of course. So what about this year? The Jets are playing great hockey again and […]
Two Manitoba museums are getting a shot in the arm from the Manitoba Heritage Trust Program the province announced Friday. The Canadian Fossil Discovery Centre in Morden ($10,000) and the Manitoba Agriculture Museum in Austin ($10,500) each get the funds from the province thanks to the program that boosts private fundraising efforts. “Across the province, […]
The skating trail on the Red and Assiniboine rivers has reached a length of 6.3 kilometres and it will continue to lengthen, if conditions permit. The familiar warming huts are expected to be in place by the end of next week. Typically, the trail runs along the Assiniboine and Red Rivers with two large skating rinks […]
DALLAS — Connor Hellebuyck is thrilled to have his dad Chuck along on the Winnipeg Jets “guest trip,” even if he did have to kick the old man out of his room. “I think it was two or three years ago, we had a dad’s trip and he snored all night,” the Jets No. 1 […]
A stabbing following an altercation at a home in Virden earlier this week has turned into a homicide. RCMP say they were called to the home around 12:30 a.m. early Tuesday morning after an altercation broke out between a 22-year-old Virden man and a 27-year-old man from Canupawakpa Dakota First Nation. Both men had to […]
Saturday, 6 p.m. CT, American Airlines Arena. TV: Sportsnet, Radio: TSN 1290 THE BIG MATCHUP Patrik Laine vs. Roman Polak Laine has quite simply owned the Stars in his three seasons in the league, scoring 14 goals, including a pair of hat tricks. While he has been pretty quiet for much of this season, despite […]
The Rural Municipality of Springfield took the first step this week toward giving its council a 20 per cent pay increase. The first reading of a bylaw hiking pay for the …
Civic officials are considering a 12-month pilot program that would allow a select few participants with accessibility issues unlimited parking in an area near city hall. While there are almost 45,000 …
DALLAS — Even before their impressive 5-1 win over the Nashville Predators on Thursday night, members of the Winnipeg Jets were talking about how they had become a complete team as this season has gone along. Then they emphasized those words with one of their most complete performances in recent memory. With all four lines, […]