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Hey All, I'm from Edmonton and visit Winnipeg every few weeks for work …. I gotta ask, what the hell is up with the roads in Winnipeg? I used to always think Edmonton had bad roads, but Winnipeg takes it to an entirely new level – 3rd world country bad. What's the deal? Poor funding? […]
We had a power outage in Transcona on Thursday afternoon and ever since MTS has been down. No internet or TV. I called this evening more than 24 hours later and technical support said they were working on it but could give me no indication when it would be back up. "Just watch your modem […]
For the past two years, a Winnipeg woman has made it her mission to chase freebies on her special day. It turns out you can get a lot of free stuff if it’s your birthday.
This week saw a few issues pop up in politics. The town of Churchill is dealing with its rail woes, the police service is talking about integrating civilians, and Brian Pallister is taking some flak for going on a bike ride. Legislative reporter Sean Kavanagh and city hall reporter Bartley Kives are here for their […]
It’s a high school reunion like few others. Dozens of former students of a residential school that once operated in one of Winnipeg’s wealthiest neighbourhoods are gathering at the site this weekend, the first time many have returned since they were just teenagers.
Tip 1: drink lots of fluids.
More than 25,000 people are expected to attend the 17th annual Peach City Beach Cruise in Penticton this weekend.
“Everything went peaceful.”
A man already in police custody has had charges upgraded to manslaughter in connection with an incident this week on Martha Street.
The man suspected of killing 27-year-old William George Sumner Sunday on Pritchard Avenue was arrested by police on Thursday.
Misericordia’s urgent care centre will reduce its hours months before it’s slated to close and officials can’t guarantee emergency rooms slated for closure won’t do the same.
A vocal advocate for LGBTTQ* rights in Manitoba is once again taking aim with a human rights complaint, this time directed at the province’s education system.
Winnipeg’s Canadian Museum for Human Rights has made the top 10 of a USA Today travel poll.
The New Jersey Devils took Nico Hischier with the first pick No. 1 overall pick in team history, opting for the so-called “Swiss McDavid” over Nolan Patrick, the big Brandon Wheat Kings centre. It wasn’t clear which way the Devils would go in a draft that lacked the slam-dunk stars of recent years.
Police said the boy’s injuries were not consistent with being run over by a vehicle.
Fears grew for 141 people missing in China after a landslide buried their mountain village in southwestern Sichuan province on Saturday, with reports that only three survivors had been pulled out of the mud and rock hours after the calamity struck. The landslide swept over 46 homes as dawn broke at around 6 a.m. in…
A city committee will consider calls to seek higher speed limits for two Winnipeg streets.
Winnipeg police are warning the public of a suspicious vehicle that has been seen at various schools in the Elmwood and Rossmere areas.
Philip Glass, considered one of the most influential classical music composers of the 20th and 21st centuries, will be the headline performer and focus of the 2018 Winnipeg New Music …
‘I just want to get my life straightened out,’ Marvin Caribou said in 2010 CBC interview about his battle with addictions. Caribou died in hospital earlier this week after being beaten two days earlier.
When the class of 2017 in a Manitoba First Nation walked on stage to graduate Friday, one chair was left empty, dedicated to the memory of a classmate who died earlier this year.
Two Winnipeg-born players were selected in top 10 overall spots on Friday.
Cyclists are gearing up for the annual Ride Don’t Hide fundraiser on Sunday in support of the Canadian Mental Health Association, but this year’s event will be bittersweet for those in Penticton. Not only will many be riding to raise funds for mental health, but they’ll also be peddling to celebrate the legacy of Jeremy…
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A man has been charged with manslaughter after a man assaulted late Monday night died from his injuries. Marvin Caribou, 37, of Winnipeg, was taken to hospital in critical condition after …
If you are looking this summer to visit one of Canada’s top attractions, look no further than Winnipeg. The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) has been named second among the …
It could be First Nations to the rescue in Churchill. The Keewatin Tribal Council and Churchill Mayor Mike Spence declared that First Nations could repair and reopen the flood-damaged rail line …
Misericordia Health Centre’s urgent care clinic will begin closing overnight as of July 5 in the lead-up to it shutting down in the fall. The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority made the …
Premier Brian Pallister’s press secretary confirms he attended two Progressive Conservative events while on his ride for reconciliation from Selkirk to Peguis.
Two Winnipeg police officers and one other person were injured in a crash on Thursday night.
An Inuk journalist’s now-iconic photograph of a Mi’kmaq woman praying during the 2013 fight against fracking in New Brunswick is part of a national exhibit at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg.
Wondering what the summer weather is going to bring? We break down which regions are expected to feel the summer heat – and the rain.
The smell of more than 200 food dishes will waft through Victoria Park this weekend, as vendors cook up cuisine from around the world during the International Food Festival.
The family of Shannon Sullivan believes the 39-year-old Saint John native went missing from Toronto Feb. 13.
The transportation department hopes to have some answers from an engineering consultant this fall on what more can be done with the High Level Bridge.
Montrealer Chris Boucher signed a contract with the defending NBA champions Golden State Warriors.
A former Winnipeg firefighter convicted of stealing from a dead senior while on duty now faces a criminal record — something he avoided when he pleaded guilty to fraud in …
A week before Canada Day, Ottawa still doesn’t know how much birthday money it’s giving each province for Canada 150 community events. Canadian Heritage data obtained earlier this month showed that …