So much for Mayor Brian Bowman being Winnipeg’s “road repair” mayor. Bowman has been trying since the day he launched his campaign for mayor in 2014 to create the impression that fixing the city’s crumbling streets is his No. 1 priority. He won on that platform over four years ago and has continued to try […]
A 33-year-old man faces kidnapping, forcible confinement and assault charges after an elderly was carjacked and forced to drive the suspect around the North End before dropping him off. At around midnight early Tuesday, a 65-year-old woman told police she had been stopped at a red light in the area of Burrows Avenue and McPhillips […]
When Theodoros “Teddy” Belayneh was growing up in Winnipeg, apparel started disappearing from his family’s home. A jacket of his father’s, a scarf of his mother’s, a pair of boots …
OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s pre-election budget outlined perks for almost every Canadian, using up Ottawa’s wiggle room to spread cash across an array of vaguely defined programs. Winnipeggers can …
They escaped troubled Eritrea and were tackling the challenges of being refugees, before the streets of Winnipeg nearly killed them. On Monday, a young mother and her daughter — who had ……
WINNIPEG – A pregnant woman who walked across the United States border into Manitoba was rescued after she became trapped in a snowbank and appeared to go into labour. Emerson-Franklin Reeve …
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A pregnant woman who walked across the United States border into Manitoba was rescued after she became trapped in a snowbank and went into labour. Emerson-Franklin Reeve Dave Carlson said the woman called 911 on Saturday morning after she walked from Minnesota across the border near Emerson. The woman was following railway tracks, but ended […]
Police say a pickup truck was left behind, but the suspects left in another dark-coloured pickup truck.
A Winnipeg police officer had a gun pointed at him while he was walking to his car after a shift on Sunday, but the weapon failed to fire, says the union that represents police officers.
A 14-year-old boy has been arrested in Winnipeg for allegedly distributing intimate images and child pornography.
Mayor Brian Bowman says he doesn’t believe school taxes should be levied on municipal bills and he’s ready to vote “no” if asked to repeat that practice next year. Under the current practice, the Public Schools Act requires municipalities to list school taxes on property tax bills. Bowman said that’s confusing for taxpayers, some of […]
City of Winnipeg crews have begun its annual spring cleanup and flood preparations. City crews will be out and about repairing potholes, opening frozen catch basins, culverts, and inlets, addressing isolated slippery conditions on streets as required, and producing sandbags for possible river and overland flooding. “Our city crews are busy right now and in […]
Winnipeg City Council’s most powerful committee has approved changes to the city’s 2019 budget that don’t include any additional dollars for road repairs. The executive policy committee approved a list of amendments to the preliminary budget on Tuesday, which would require council approval. Some of the key changes include reducing a $500,000 cut to the […]
An environmental non-profit is teaming up with the city to help encourage students to be more active and promote active school travel. Green Action Centre is partnering with the City of Winnipeg to provide bike racks and cages to over 20 schools in Winnipeg. This partnership intends to remove barriers associated with active school travel, […]
Dawson Davidson became the newest member of WHL’s 300 game club when the Saskatoon Blades played their final home game of the season.
The Oak Park Raiders “Big Three” delivers a “Three Peat”. The Jets were very “defensive” in a 3-2 win at LA. And the Winnipeg Blues proved to be a tough out for the defending MJHL Champion Steinbach Pistons.
Marcel Andre Vautour’s suspected victims say he targets busy career women between the ages of 45 and 50, leaving a trail of broken hearts and empty bank accounts across the country.
Opposition MPs briefly stormed out of the Justice Committee meeting Tuesday morning, after reporters were given a document outlining a Liberal motion to shut down the SNC-Lavalin investigation and discuss hate crimes instead.
A mother and her child, both new Canadians, were hit by a car while crossing Isabel Street around noon near Dufferin School on Monday.
RCMP have charged four Stony Mountain inmates with second-degree murder in the death of another inmate at the prison last year.
Emergency crews rescued a pregnant asylum seeker who became stuck in the snow while attempting to walk across the border near Emerson.
Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist and the visiting Winnipeg Jets extended their lead in the Central Division with a 3-2 win against the Los Angeles Kings on Monday night.
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An 18-year-old Dundas man is due in court after being thrown from his off-road dirt bike while driving it on a public street.
The June 3-9 tournament at the Hamilton Golf and Country Club will include a concert series featuring Florida Georgia Line and The Glorious Sons.
Hamilton police say the 6-year-old boxer, which was inside a truck when it was recently stolen, has been reunited with her owner.
This week’s Super Awesome Science Show explores how experts are ‘translating’ technical scientific terms into language everyone can understand.
‘Toy Story 4’ will be in theatres on June 21.
Brady Keeper, who played with the Opaskwayak Cree Nation Blizzard before going on to play for the University of Maine hockey team, has signed a two-year contract with the Florida Panthers.
Dense fog throughout the Red River Valley and surrounding areas of southern Manitoba has made for dangerous driving conditions.
Police are investigating the city’s 10th homicide of the year, setting Winnipeg on pace to shatter a dubious record set eight years ago. On Sunday at around 7 p.m., police responded to a report of a male assaulted and suffering serious injuries at a multi-unit rooming house in the 400 block of Langside Street in […]
Manitoba opposition parties say the Pallister government is cutting funding for health care this year. Yet Health Minister Cameron Friesen insists the province is spending more money on health compared to last year. Who’s right? Well, they both are, depending on which set of books you look at or what spending time frames you compare. […]
The Manitoba government now expects this spring’s Red River flood to be worse than first thought, thanks to recent snowfall. The province’s flood forecast centre now predicts the river will flood at a higher level than in 2009, if average weather conditions occur. During that spring flood, rising water closed Highway 75 for 36 days, […]
Opposition MLAs continued to stall business at the Manitoba Legislature on Monday, a move poised to delay new government legislation from being passed until as late as November. The Progressive Conservative government had listed seven new bills on its order paper, some or all of which could have otherwise been introduced on Monday. Instead, NDP […]
The union representing Winnipeg police officers and civilian staff is sounding the alarm after an off-duty Winnipeg Police officer was confronted by an armed individual as he was leaving the downtown police headquarters to get to his car on the weekend. The union sent out a news release Monday renewing its call for a safe, […]