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Labour board amendments to speed up decisions
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Changes to the province’s Labour Relations Act would speed up labour board decisions, the province said today. Labour and Immigration Minister Erna Braun introduced amendments that would require the board to set out a time frame for decisions following the end of a complaint hearing and

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Hundreds of 'high hazard' sites in Winnipeg to be inspected …
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There are 300 “high hazard” sites in Winnipeg that under existing rules are not regularly inspected to ensure safety measures are in place, the city says. Fire crews will now inspect hazardous materials businesses on a regular …

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Stony Mountain prison still under lockdown – Winnipeg …
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The Stony Mountain Institution north of Winnipeg is in lockdown after an inmate fight Monday afternoon.

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Winnipeg Morning News blog: Sloth Sax with Walle Larsson …
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The sounds of sloths in sanctuaries in Columbia and Costa Rica inspired a few choice sounds from Winnipeg saxophonist Walle Larsson.

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Veteran Winnipeg police dog retires – Global News
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The Winnipeg Police Service knows the public relations value of its K-9 unit. No media conferences are held when a human beat cop retires.

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More measles cases reported – Winnipeg Free Press
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Manitoba Health has confirmed two more cases of measles in the province, bringing the total to seven… – Latest News – Winnipeg Free Press.

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Ukraine to deploy troops to try to quash pro-Russian insurgency
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DONETSK, Ukraine — Turning to force to try to restore its authority in the vital industrial east, Ukraine's government announced Sunday it was sending in troops to try to quash an increasingly brazen pro-Russian insurgency, despite repeated warnings …

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Canadian home sales up in March, CREA says
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TORONTO — The Canadian Real Estate Association says the number of homes sold last month was up 4.9 per cent compared with the same month last year, but remained below the 10-year average. The industry association also says sales in March were up …

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Border wait times tool launched for Easter weekend
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The Canada Border Services Agency introduced a new tool on its web site Thursday to help travellers minimize their wait times at the Canada-U.S. border on Easter weekend. CBC News wants to hear from you! Tell us how long you waited to get into Canada and where did you cross? Tweet us with the hashtag […]

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Manitoba confirms 7th case of measles
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Manitoba health officials have reported a sixth and seventh case of measles, this time involving a man in his 40s and a woman in her 30s.

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RCMP led on 90-minute car chase through southern Manitoba
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RCMP officers went on a high-speed chase through Headingley and down Highway 230 Thursday night.

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Top 5 things to do in Winnipeg for the long weekend
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You can grab something tasty from MAKE on Corydon or try some cardio and yoga outside at Fort Whyte or, if you have kids, hunt for some eggs at Oak Hammock Marsh.

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A white Easter for parts of  southwest Manitoba
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Good Friday will see parts of western Manitoba blanketed in white.

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Rudy’s: 3.9/5
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Bacon Burger (Max Cheese)Platter: $13.95Score: 4.0 Mushroom BurgerPlatter: $11.90Score: 4.6 Cheese BurgerPlatter: $11.90Score: 2.8 The service was great. We were greeted and seated comfortably. Our orders taken quickly and the drinks – including water which came without having to be asked – were brought out fast. It didn’t feel too long to me before our […]

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Winnipeg Free Press Article
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One thing I learned from the Winnipeg Free Press article by David Sanderson is that Winnipeggers are passionate about their burgers! The piece on Burger Club – Winnipeg received 200 comments and was trending as the most viewed article on the WFP for several days. It didn’t hurt that the mugshot of Scott and me […]

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Suspect Charged in Pacific Avenue Shooting
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Winnipeg police have made an arrest in homicide number six of 2014. Geoffrey Reid was shot in a house on Alexander Street last Saturday after a fight. He fled the home and was found in the 400-block of Pacific Avenue. He later died of his injuries. Wednesday, police tracked down and arrested a suspect downtown. […]

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Bus Fight at City Hall
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Fireworks at Winnipeg city hall Thursday over a plan to move some rail lines to make way for phase two of rapid transit. Area councillor Justin Swandel says the plan is to move lines closer to about 20 homes in Waverley Heights – and many homeowners are concerned about their safety. “Somebody’s got to engage […]

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Province Announces Two Gym Expansions
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More schools in Winnipeg are getting upgrades to their gyms, courtesy of the province. Fort Richmond Collegiate is getting a 10-thousand square foot expansion, while Ecole St. Avila on Patricia Avenue near the University of Manitoba is getting a 25-hundred square foot expansion. Construction is set to begin on both projects, to the tune of […]

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Father who severely sexually assaulted daughters declared dangerous offender
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A Winnipeg father who subjected his daughters to years of sadistic sexual abuse has been declared a dangerous offender and sentenced to an indefinite prison term. The man, 49, cannot be identified and most details of the crimes he committed against the girls starting around the time they were

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Water restored to 30 properties
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City crews are concentrating efforts in the frozen water line emergency on properties without full or temporary water services. City hall reported this afternoon that it was able to restore full water services to 30 properties between Wednesday and today which previously had no water service at

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Powerpuff Girls Parody (Dear Ryan)
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My first attempt at trying to do an actual animation about something I’ve been wondering about the Powerpuff Girls since I first saw it.. Voices and written …

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Dramatic not guilty verdict broadcast live from Winnipeg court room
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WINNIPEG – History was made in a Winnipeg courtroom Wednesday when a judge delivered the verdict in a murder trial live on camera. Court of Queen's Bench Justice Shane Perlmutter found Cassandra Knott, 30, not guilty of second degree murder in the …

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Man in critical condition after being struck by vehicle
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An adult male has been taken to hospital after being struck by a vehicle at the intersection of Regent Avenue and Lagimodiere Boulevard just after midnight Wednesday. Police said the man was in critical condition. The investigation into what happened …

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Manitoba Tories' legal battle against PST hike set for June 4 court hearing
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WINNIPEG – Manitoba's official Opposition says its lawsuit against the province's sales tax hike will be heard in court June 4. Progressive Conservative Leader Brian Pallister says his party has secured the court date after filing the lawsuit earlier …

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Rules: CTV Morning Live Applebee's Gift Card (April 21-25, 2014)
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Applebee's Gift Card. CONTEST. OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS. April 21, 2014 – April 25, 2014. 1. TO ENTER the Applebee's Gift Card contest (the “Contest”) simply send an e-mail to wpgcontests@ctv.ca subject Applebee's. Your email must include …

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Person hospitalized in West St. Paul fire succumbs to injuries
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A man who was taken to hospital after a house fire in the RM of West St. Paul has succumbed to his injuries. CTV saw paramedics remove a person from a home on Grassmere Road. Emergency crews worked on the person in an ambulance before taking …

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Three Winnipeg Properties At-Risk for River Flooding
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City of Winnipeg Prolonged cold temperatures has stalled the spring melt, resulting in an increased risk of ice jams on the Red River and a threat to some Winnipeg properties. Three homes will require sandbags this season, including two on Cloutier …

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Hundreds line up for Easter meal at Winnipeg's Agape Table
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More than 300 people lined up for Easter Breakfast Thursday morning at Winnipeg’s Agape Table.

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Tempers flare over rapid transit at city committee meeting
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The second phase of Winnipeg’s southwest rapid transit corridor came within a motion of major delays on Thursday and led to a tense standoff between two city councillors.

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Group home says worker in charge of sex offender broke rules
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The group home worker in charge of monitoring a registered sex offender accused of inappropriately touching a five-year-old boy earlier this month no longer works there.

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Red River to crest in Emerson over Easter weekend
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The Red River is predicted to crest in Emerson and officials from the City of Winnipeg and the Manitoba government are working together in preparation.

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Players’ Championship: Mike McEwen defeats Jeff Stoughton
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Mike McEwen edged Jeff Stoughton 5-4 in a battle of Winnipeg skips Thursday at the Players’ Championship in Summerside, Prince Edward Island.

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez, most popular Spanish-language …
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MEXICO CITY – Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose intoxicating novels and short stories… – Books – Winnipeg Free Press.

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Winnipeg lists city streets due for improvements this year …
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Is your street going to get improvements this year? We've got the list of Winnipeg streets and alleys recommended for work this summer here.

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PHOTOS: Blood moon prompts Winnipeg tweet fest – Global …
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The “blood moon,” so called because of the colour the moon takes while it passes through the shadow of the Earth cast by the sun, was visible from 11:58 p.m. to 3:33 a.m. in Winnipeg. Global Winnipeg viewer Vince Pahkala …

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Winnipeg family seeks answers in baby's death in CFS care …
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WINNIPEG – A Winnipeg family is grieving the death of their baby boy and demanding answers from provincial child care officials. Matias de Antonia, four weeks old, passed away on March 27. His family says Matias was in …

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Pride Ball Saturday, June 07 9:00 PM – 2:00 AM
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Inquest Into Senior Home Death Adjourned
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It’ll be seven months until the inquest resumes into the death of a man at a Winnipeg seniors home. Frank Alexander, 87, died after another resident at Parkview Place Care Centre knocked him to the ground. Joe McLeod, 70, suffered from Alzheimers and had been violent towards other residents and staff before. This morning a […]

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