No one was shot — no suspect, nor any Winnipeg police officers — during last week’s armed standoff at a home on Bannerman Avenue. While that’s the goal in any such …
A Winnipeg lawyer who practised for 20 years has been suspended for a year and ordered to refrain from illegal drugs, including cocaine, after admitting to professional misconduct. The Manitoba Law …
The Manitoba government is considering some horse-trading in how it funds the struggling local horse racing industry. Consultants from BluSlate Inc. compiled a 125-page report — requested in March and published …
OTTAWA — Bureaucrats scrambled to respond to Greyhound’s pullout this summer, raising questions as to whether Ottawa expected the private market to fill gaps in service or got lucky as …
The submarine was some 430 km (270 miles) off Argentina’s Patagonian coast when it sent its last signal.
Manitoba’s chief medical examiner has called an inquest into the death of a man who was in police custody at the time.
The union representing Winnipeg Transit operators says one of its drivers was assaulted Friday afternoon in a dispute over a malfunctioning electronic pass.
Winnipeg seems poised to become the only city in Canada to ice two professional hockey franchises and a major junior team.
Conor Sheary scored in the seventh round of the shootout as the Buffalo Sabres edged the Winnipeg Jets 2-1 on Friday for their fourth straight victory.
Look in the mirror Let me stress that I find this continuing saga of sexual misconduct by elected officials, and people in positions of power nothing short of repugnant! I also find repugnant the fact elected officials see fault only in members of another party and not their own. So, I’ll ask you this Mr. […]
TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $55 million jackpot in Friday night’s Lotto Max draw. However, three of the draw’s Maxmillions prizes of $1 million each were claimed by ticket holders in Ontario and Regina. Three tickets purchased in Ontario matched six of the seen winning numbers plus the bonus to claim […]
Since the 1970s, the Manitoba chapter of the Alpine Club of Canada has been travelling to the Gooseneck cliffs in northwestern Ontario, where members climb the rockface, camp and hold …
A Winnipeg lawyer has agreed not to defend any young person charged with a criminal offence, after being found guilty of professional misconduct by the Law Society of Manitoba. Gisele Champagne …
What good is giving a dollar a paycheque? Ask Spencer Cottee. The warehouse manager asks new employees to give $1 per paycheque to the United Way. The following year, he …
You might say Dr. Gerard McCarthy was born to deliver babies. After all, his parents named him after St. Gerard, the patron saint of expectant mothers and unborn children. From that auspicious ……
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Reporters tell stories through words and images, though it’s often the text that gets the most attention, response and analysis.
For those not living in the context of an academic calendar, mid-November could seem like an odd time to start going on about almost being in January. We’ve barely even got enough snow to cover the grass!
When conductor/percussionist Julian Pellicano found out he was going to be the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra’s new resident conductor five years ago, he booked a three-day house-hunting trip.
The Winnipeg Police Service showed off the aftermath of an armed standoff last week in the North End which lasted 12 hours and where the windshield of a marked cruiser was shot up and the police’s Armoured Rescue Vehicle (ARV1) took a couple of rounds. “One of the big things with the Tactical Support Team […]
Every week, along with the stars of the week, the CFL issues a bad-boy list, naming the players who’ve been slapped with fines for dirty hits or other inappropriate behaviour. This week, it was a clean sweep by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. The strange thing is the Bombers have been the league’s choir boys each […]
Calgary quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell usually looks cool as a cucumber when he drops back to pass. The Blue Bombers defence would rather see him in a pickle in Sunday’s CFL West Final. “Can he be intimidated?” Winnipeg defensive end Jackson Jeffcoat said, repeating this reporter’s question. “I don’t know. I’m not in his head. […]
The Winnipeg Jets didn’t leave a lot on the table during this four-game homestand. Sure, there was some frustration evident after failing to collect the extra point in the 2-1 shootout loss to the Buffalo Sabres on Friday at Bell MTS Place, but the over-riding theme was of a group that believes it has turned […]
San Francisco’s air is worse than Beijing’s right now. Worse than New Delhi’s, too.
Winnipeg police are investigating after a crash outside the Health Sciences Centre Friday evening.
All five Guelph-based breweries have launched the initiative to celebrate and promote the city’s beer culture.
Collins argues that it’s a lucrative business and so it needs to be well regulated, adding that “we need checks and balances.”
The first Winnipeg home to sell for over $1 million was in 1996. Today, over 40 homes sell in that price range each year, according to real estate sales records.
A series of high-profile police standoffs in Winnipeg has shined a spotlight on an aspect of policing that often goes unseen.
Logan Oulette was 36 weeks pregnant when her carefully-laid birth plan was pulled out from under her, and she was given a week to get to another community to have her baby.
The calendar says it’s still autumn, but the chill in the air and the snow on the ground says winter. But rather than curling up and hibernating, this weekend offers plenty of chances to get out and enjoy everything Winnipeg has to offer.
If regular-season records and recent history are taken into account, the Winnipeg Blue Bombers wouldn’t appear to have much of a chance in Sunday’s West Division final against the Stampeders in Calgary. But a deeper dive into the two teams shows that they are pretty even. Yes, the Stamps finished the season 13-5, three games […]
Josh Morrissey admits he had some anxious moments after pleading his case to the NHL department of player safety on Thursday afternoon. After being involved in a collision with Washington Capitals forward T.J. Oshie in the final minutes of Wednesday’s 3-1 win, the Jets defenceman eventually found out he was fined the maximum allowed under […]
Christmas season officially gets going today with the 109th Winnipeg Santa Claus Parade, a parade that almost didn’t happen. But thanks to a big donation from Skip The Dishes, the parade will continue for many more years. And jolly old St. Nick will be riding a cool new float too, as the parade travels east […]
Police seized drugs, weapons and cash on Thursday when they searched a home in the Daniel McIntyre neighbourhood on a warrant. A Winnipeg Police Service Street Crime Unit investigation into possible drug trafficking led them to a home in the 800 block of Alverstone Street. Police say they found cocaine valued at $1,600, $2,400 in cash, a […]