A Manitoba couple is appealing the sentences they received in February for hoarding dozens of dogs.
A growing number of young Manitobans are seeking one-off highs with prescription drugs, but their families have no idea about the risks. The CBC’s Donna Carreiro speaks to the families of two Winnipeggers who died in separate overdose cases.
A unique freshwater research station in northwestern Ontario that the federal government planned to shut down has officially been saved.
Canadian actor Adam Beach says he plans to launch a film school for aboriginal youth at the Ellice Theatre, a longtime community venue in Winnipeg’s West End.
A Winnipeg man is fighting extradition to the United States where he stands accused of helping an illegal telemarketing ring cheat victims on both sides of the border out of millions of dollars.
A controversial private contractor who has been thawing hundreds of frozen pipes in Winnipeg homes and commercial businesses remains befuddled as to why the city had ordered him to stop.
Police have made arrests after the same West Kildonan-area home was shot at two days in a row.
Coun. Russ Wyatt’s public questioning last week of the mayor about the direction of the city’s rapid transit project has another councillor suggesting he’s trying to “sabotage the project.”
I’m happy to see some city councillors are now second guessing the wisdom of dumping another $600 million into Bus Rapid Transit.
A week into CAA Manitoba’s Worst Roads competition, St. James Street is once again dominating the annual vote to determine which Manitoba road is in the worst condition.
Not to make you feel bad, but if you believed our story about Manitoba legalizing marijuana, you must have been high.
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 …
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 …
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 …
Commander Chris Hadfield on the red carpet with RCMP members Adam Timmer and Krista Molloy at the 2014 Juno Awards held at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Man., on Sun., March 30, 2014. (Brook Jones/QMI Agency).
The Province is hiring two “patient trackers” to help speed up the cancer journey so patients are treated within sixty days of the suspicion of cancer. The President and CEO of CancerCare Manitoba Sri Navaratnum says two new “patient trackers” will help find efficiencies in the cancer journey. “I think it’s the greatest asset. You […]
Winnipeg Blue Bombers Head Coach, Mike O’Shea, joined Bob Irving on a special edition of the Coach’s Show. They talked about his playing career, his decision to become a coach and an outlook on the upcoming 2014 CFL season.
Gas prices usually increase in May when a lot more people go on driving trips. But, Dan McTeague of Tomorrow gas prices today dot com tells 680 CJOB the price is higher now than at this time last year so that may prevent any increases. “I suspect what you’re seeing is a little bit of […]
The City of Winnipeg’s biggest union has filed a grievance against the city over what it calls a violation of the collective agreement. The City wants to force employees to take 3 1/2 unpaid days off between Christmas and New Year’s Day. Canadian Union of Public Employees Local 500 president Mike Davidson tells 680 CJOB […]
Planning to visit Winnipeg’s Assiniboine Park Zoo? You’ll have to dig a little deeper into your pockets to get through the gates.
More than 250 Winnipeg kids are spending their spring break running off with the circus – sort of.
Manitoba is deciding whether to lift restrictions on eco-tourism as it prepares to designate a new polar bear provincial park on Hudson Bay.
Some of Manitoba’s local meat producers are fuming after having their products seized by provincial officials.
Fans hoping to see Hedley at the MTS Centre Tuesday night will have to wait a couple more weeks.
WASHINGTON – The piece needed to fix a defective ignition switch linked to 13 traffic deaths would have cost just 57 cents, according to documents submitted by General Motors to lawmakers investigating why the company took 10 years to recall cars with the flaw. At a hearing Tuesday, members of a
Creedence Clearwater Revisited and Big and Rich will be performing at the Club Regent Event Centre this summer. Stu Cook and Doug “Cosmo” Clifford of the original CCR, along with John Tristao, Kurt Griffey, Steve Gunner, will be in town June 25. Tickets are $52.50-$72.50 and go on
http://www.sbrforum.com/nhl-hockey/- NHL odds are listing the Ducks as heavy favorites tonight over the Jets, but we try to help you find the best value on o…
Infelizmente essa é a dura realidade galera ): sinto muito mas foi realmente pessima a experiencia, totalmente fora do que eu imagina! Sentirei saudades.
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I have a CB Radio in my Jeep that I use occasionally when I go off-roading with friends. Sometimes I turn it on when I'm commuting home from work, and I drive most of the west and south west perimeter on my way home. Does anyone know why so many CB channels around the city […]
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WINNIPEG – RCMP are investigating allegations of racial abuse after they were called to a minor hockey game where fighting broke out on the ice and in the stands. No injuries were reported following the fight in Stonewall, Man., but witnesses said a …
Four Sisler High School students have won a national award from the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health in recognition of their Save Our Minds project. Samantha-Maria Figueroa, Simarjeet Gill, Jennifer Pazdor and Stephanie Zabar are creating digital applications to provide
Winnipeg homicide investigators have caught up with a murder suspect they had been hunting for weeks in connection with the city’s first homicide of 2014. Justin Atelard Catcheway, 30, is in custody at the Winnipeg Remand Centre charged with the second-degree murder of Justin Desmarais. On Jan.
Winnipeg’s newest millionaire has been identified. Mike Herda is the lucky holder of a $1-million ticket from a Lotto Max Maxmillions draw on Mar. 14. Herda bought the ticket from his own lottery outlet, MikMar Ticket Sales, located in the Safeway store at 2 Alpine Avenue in Winnipeg.
Slowly but surely, those April flowers should start to show themselves. A day after dodging the bullet of a spring blizzard, Winnipeg should see sunny skies and a below normal high of -7 C this afternoon. Despite the warm sun it will still be a little chilly, though, thanks to a north wind 30
Six local recruits suit up for the Manitoba Bisons football team on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. (CHRISD.CA). The Manitoba Bisons football program has recruited six local players for the upcoming 2014 season. Head coach Brian Dobie introduced the mix of …
What's strange is, score effects don't really come from a change in tactical play as it does in soccer. I'd be willing to bet that Paul Maurice didn't walk into the Winnipeg Jets dressing room before the third period and say “Okay, …