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Winnipeg Transit Bus – Vocal Choir
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Crowdsourcer’s arrange Winnipeg Transit Vocal Choir in response to new $100 fines for singing on the bus.

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Emergency cash loans no credit check
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Return to your application to complete it onlineReturn to My Account emergency cash loans no credit check Visit us today in Winnipeg at 2230 McPhillips Street. A member will not threaten criminal action or use other forms of intimidation or harassment …

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Winnipeg lawyers, form-filling company probed over handling of residential …
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WINNIPEG –Two lawyers and a form-filling company are under investigation for allegedly financially abusing Indian residential school survivors. APTN Investigates has learned Winnipeg-based lawyer Ken Carroll and representatives of First Nations …

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National and Winnipeg surveys show Canadians strongly support P3 projects
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TORONTO, April 10, 2014 /CNW/ – A new national poll and community survey in Winnipeg show that Canadians across the country strongly support using public-private partnerships (P3s) to deliver important public infrastructure and services. Canada now …

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Help Wanted: McDonald's® Canada Looks to Hire Over 6000 People Across the …
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WINNIPEG, April 9, 2014 /CNW/ – McDonald's Canada and its franchisees are set to hire over 6,000 people on National Hiring Day on April 10. As one of the country's largest employers of young people, the company and its franchisees are aiming to hire …

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Sobey's lays off 50 in Winnipeg
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WINNIPEG, March 17, 2014 /CNW/ – The consolidation of Sobey's Winnipeg cheese and ice cream operations will cost 50 employees their jobs, Unifor Local 468 was informed today. "It's always disappointing to learn about layoffs in the name of cost-cutting …

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Pollard moves Michigan machines to Winnipeg
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WINNIPEG— Following the addition of a new Tresu press at Pollard Banknote's Ypsilanti, Michigan plant, the company will relocate its Ypsilanti presses to a facility in Winnipeg. The 22-station Tresu, which cost the company $20 million, is an instant …

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Winnipeg picked to host 2015 Grey Cup
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WINNIPEG, Manitoba — The Canadian Football League announced Wednesday that the 2015 Grey Cup game will be played at Winnipeg's Investors Group Field. The game is set for Nov. 29, 2015, at the stadium that opened last year. The seating capacity …

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Justin Bieber booed by Canadian fans at Juno Awards in Winnipeg
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Bieber was not on hand at the Winnipeg, Manitoba event to accept the gong, but when his name was called out, a surprising amount of audible boos greeted the win. Canada's Olympic women's curling team accepted the fan choice award on behalf of the …

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March 2014 Housing Starts in Winnipeg
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WINNIPEG, MANITOBA–(Marketwired – April 8, 2014) – Housing starts in the Winnipeg Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) were trending at 3,454 units in March compared to 4,046 in February, according to Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC).

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Manitoba says it can't determine source of deadly pig virus found on farm
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WINNIPEG – Investigators say the source of a deadly pig virus that turned up on a Manitoba farm remains a mystery. The province's veterinary office says it has ruled out infected feed or the movement of pigs to and from the farm. The Manitoba …

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Media advisory – CN President and Chief Executive Officer Claude Mongeau to …
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WINNIPEG, April 7, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ – Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), will address the Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce on April 9, 2014. Mongeau will discuss CN's significant efforts to move a …

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Winnipeg Jazz Fest Ropes In St. Vincent, John Legend, Timber Timbre, Killer Mike
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By Gregory AdamsThe TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year with a varied concert schedule, bringing artists like John Legend, St. Vincent and more to the Prairies. The wave of artist announcements was made …

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Partisan poll supervisors could lead to intimidation on election day, say critics
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Liberal MP Kevin Lamoureux (Winnipeg North, Man.) said the electoral system has been evolving to become more independent from parties. After serving as a Manitoba MLA before moving to federal politics, he said he was surprised to learn about the …

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DJ Mama Cutsworth Says Female DJs Are Still "A Novelty"
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… recalling that instance during an over-the-phone interview from Winnipeg, where she lives and works. “There's this really fine balance between tactfully telling him to stay away, but you also still have to work with this human. It's a frustrating …

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Farmers' market opens early in downtown Winnipeg
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The Downtown Winnipeg BIZ's popular indoor farmers' market at the Manitoba Hydro Place Gallery opened up for a one-day market on March 27, bringing together about 30 vendors to sell baked goods, perogies, vinegars, jams and preserves, potatoes as …

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Official Opening of New Affordable Senior Housing Complex in Winnipeg
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A new apartment complex located at 50 Oddy Street in the Brooklands neighbourhood is officially open. The 36 units by Westlands Non-Profit Housing Cooperative Inc. offers enhanced housing quality and accessibility for seniors in Winnipeg.

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Source of Winnipeg pig virus remains unknown
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WINNIPEG – Investigators say the source of a deadly pig virus that turned up on a Manitoba farm remains a mystery. The province's veterinary office says it has ruled out infected feed or the movement of pigs to and from the farm. The Manitoba …

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Royal Winnipeg Ballet creates new work about residential school stories
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WINNIPEG – The Royal Winnipeg Ballet will present a new work this season inspired by the stories heard by Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Artistic director Andre Lewis and executive director Jeff Herd announced the lineup for the …

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Media advisory: Legislative Assembly to get spots checked – Winnipeg …
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Media advisory: Legislative Assembly to get spots checked – Winnipeg dermatologists host skin cancer screening. OTTAWA, April 2, 2014 /CNW/ – On Monday, April 7 dermatologists will check members and staff of the Manitoba Legislative Assembly at a skin …

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Winnipeg's Outsourced Waste Collection Service Performance Tops 99.8% with …
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WINNIPEG, Manitoba, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Winnipeg waste collection service performance topped 99.8% as Canada's own Emterra Environmental completed year one of a multi-year agreement, according to statistics compiled from the City of …

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Media Advisory: Affordable Seniors' Housing Opens in Winnipeg
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WINNIPEG, MANITOBA–(Marketwired – March 27, 2014) – The federal and provincial governments will celebrate the official opening of a new affordable housing project in Winnipeg. Media are invited to join the Honourable Candice Bergen, Minister of State …

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Officials move to deport former KGB agent in Winnipeg
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WINNIPEG – The Winnipeg Free Press is reporting that Canadian immigration officials are seeking to deport a former KGB agent who has spent more than a decade living in Winnipeg. A source told the newspaper a court application is underway to have the …

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Juno Awards 2014: Serena Ryder, Arcade Fire, Drake, Tegan and Sara Win …
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Serena Ryder won Artist of the Year at the first night of the 43rd annual Juno Awards honoring Canadian music, Saturday night in Winnipeg, beating out category-mates Drake, Michael Bublé, Robin Thicke and Céline Dion. The majority of the 41 awards …

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Hedley postpones Saskatoon, Winnipeg tour dates
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Hedley fans in Saskatoon waiting to scream Jacob Hoggard's name Wednesday night will have to wait an extra day. The band's Saskatoon and Winnipeg shows were postponed Tuesday due to poor weather conditions and road closures, according to event …

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Bachman-Turner Overdrive in joking mood after receiving Juno Awards honour
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WINNIPEG – The relationship between Bachman-Turner Overdrive's four core members was once so frosty, the band couldn't even agree long enough to be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Well, that long-awaited honour finally came at …

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Tegan and Sara win 3 Junos at Winnipeg ceremony
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Tegan and Sara won three Juno awards at Sunday night's Winnipeg ceremony, taking home trophies for single of the year for Closer as well as best group and best pop album. Serena Ryder and Arcade Fire each won two awards, with Ryder winning artist …

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Winnipeg Jewish recruits aren't quite what was expected
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JTA — When the leaders of Winnipeg's Jewish federation sat down 13 years ago to try to figure out a way to reverse the community's decline, they came up with a novel idea: recruit Jews from overseas. The idea was pretty straightforward. Capitalizing …

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Harper Government Supports Initiative Aimed at Attracting Foreign Investment …
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Today the Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification announced $170,000 in support to Economic Development Winnipeg to attract international investment to Winnipeg through the YES! Winnipeg initiative.

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Affordable Seniors' Housing Opens in Winnipeg with Help of Federal, Provincial …
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WINNIPEG, MANITOBA–(Marketwired – March 28, 2014) – A new apartment complex located at 50 Oddy Street in the Brooklands neighbourhood is officially open. The 36 units by Westlands Non-Profit Housing Cooperative Inc. offers enhanced housing …

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Medlen, Beachy evaluate mechanics during recovery
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Once his VCU career ended and he went undrafted in 2009, Thomas continued his baseball journey with the Winnipeg Goldeyes of the Independent Northern League. A 1.96 ERA in three seasons caught Atlanta's attention. The Braves signed Thomas to a …

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Arcade Fire win seventh Juno, for alternative album of the year, at gala
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WINNIPEG – Montreal rockers Arcade Fire were among the early winners at a Juno Awards dinner gala where the bulk of the trophies were handed out on Saturday night. The multi-national collective picked up the trophy for their chart-topping double album …

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North Battleford RCMP investigating early morning sexual assault
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North Battleford RCMP are looking for a young Caucasian man following a sexual assault early Saturday morning. A woman was physically assaulted by a male suspect as she was entering her home on Gregory Drive around 1 a.m. The man also threatened …

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Youth, 17, charged with drunk driving after Friday crash
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A 17-year-old youth was arrested Friday evening on dangerous and drunk driving charges after police spotted him crash into a centre median. The youth was observed by officers driving erratically and weaving in and out of westbound traffic on Attridge …

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Manitoba driver rams Saskatoon police with stolen van
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A 21-year-old Manitoba man who rammed a police vehicle in an attempted getaway Friday afternoon is facing several charges. The man was arrested in downtown Saskatoon near 24th Street and First Avenue after being pursued south of the city by RCMP.

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Undermining Democracy in Latin America: El Salvador, Venezuela and Beyond
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“Having lost eighteen of nineteen elections, their chances of taking power or replacing the government through electoral channels …are virtually nil, and so what I think they've decided on as a strategy is to create chaos, insecurity, and especially …

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VIDEO Michálek pomohl gólem k výhře, asistoval mu Hemský
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New York – Milan Michálek přispěl v pátečním utkání NHL za asistence Aleše Hemského jedním gólem k výhře Ottawy 5:3 nad Chicagem. Jindřichohradecký rodák zakončoval brankou na 3:0 pohlednou akci celého útoku: Hemský zatáhl puk po pravé straně z …

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Michálek pomohl Ottawě gólem k výhře nad obhájcem titulu
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New York – Český útočník Milan Michálek přispěl v pátečním utkání NHL jednou brankou k výhře hokejistů Ottawy 5:3 nad Chicagem, na gól mu přihrál Aleš Hemský. Jindřichohradecký rodák Michálek zakončil brankou na 3:0 pohlednou akci celého útoku: …

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V končnici tudi pingvini, Chicago in Colorado bosta še malo počakala
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V noči na soboto so si končnico z zmago nad Columbusom zagotovili tudi hokejisti Pittsburgha Penguins in se tako pridružili Bostonu, St. Louisu Blues, San Joseju Sharks in Anaheimu. 0OCENA: +0POŠLJI Share · Sidney Crosby in pingvini bi za končnico …

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TRC piecing fragments from history's shadows to find the missing children
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… NDP New Brunswick Northwest Territories Nova Scotia Nunavut Ontario Ottawa police Prime Minister Stephen Harper Quebec RCMP Saskatchewan Tar sands Toronto Truth and Reconciliation Commission Vancouver Water Winnipeg Yellowknife Yukon …

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Origins of WINNIE THE POOH to Be Subject of Upcoming Film
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'Finding Winnie' tells the story of Mattick's real life grandfather, Harry Colebourn, who bought an orphaned bear cub whom he named Winnie because she was born in Winnipeg. When serving in England during World War I, Winnie became a mascot of sorts …

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