Police are on the lookout for a gun-toting purse-snatcher.
WINNIPEG-RCMP were called to a minor hockey game Sunday afternoon. The match was between the Stonewall and Dog Creek First Nations girls hockey team. Stonewall RCMP say a referee was struck by a 14-year-old player and parents were fighting in …
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Los Angeles Kings (43-25-6) vs Winnipeg Jets (33-32-9) Saturday, March 29, 2014, 7:00 p.m. PT Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA Referees: #13 Dan O'Halloran, #22 Ghislain Hebert Linesmen: #84 Tony Sericolo, #96 David …
The Winnipeg Jets and St. Louis Blues go at it in a shootout on October 18th, 2013.
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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 …
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.
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 …
It seems as though I have been writing a number of seasonal articles in anticipation of spring, yet sadly, spring has not yet sprung. So this week, in lieu of anger management — another suitable topic considering our elongated winter ‘bliss’ — let’s shift our focus to something quite
Environment Canada has lifted its watch for a Colorado low that was supposed to hit Manitoba overnight Monday. Around noon, Environment Canada’s forecast was changed. The agency is no longer calling for up to 25 centimetres of snow across southern Manitoba. The forecast now calls for blowing
There’s just something special about licking ice cream and gazing longingly into your lover’s eyes while standing on a bridge over a rushing river.
Don’t put those shovels away just yet, Manitoba.
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The winners of the 2014 Canadian Senior Curling Championship will represent Canada at the world championships in April 2015.
The first step of solving a problem is admitting you have one.
The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences confirmed on Sunday morning that Juno nominee Robin Thicke will not be performing or attending this year’s awards ceremony after being placed on “mandatory vocal rest.”
The commission delving into the sordid legacy of Canada’s residential schools was wrapping up nearly four years of public hearings Sunday, where thousands of victims recounted stories of cruelty and abuse at the hands of those entrusted with their care.
Southeast Manitoba is in the crosshairs of what could be a major snow storm, set to arrive overnight on Sunday and into Monday.
LOS ANGELES — Ondrej Pavelec’s return to the Jets net didn’t last very long, and it looks like he is heading back to the injured list. The Jets recalled goalie Michael Hutchinson less than 24 hours after sending him back to St. John’s of the AHL. Hutchinson never even
A firefighter was injured in a house fire in Transcona this morning, a Winnipeg fire official confirmed. Initial reports say the firefighter was part of a crew called to the scene of a two-storey fire in the 400 block of Kildaire Avenue West. No details were released on the condition of the…
Join the Free Press during the Juno Awards on Sunday for red-carpet photos, backstage videos, and live coverage from Twitter.
OTTAWA – They might have a temporary reprieve, but pain-stricken Canadians who grow their own medical marijuana say they could soon face a difficult choice: go without the weed they need or break the law to get it. A Federal Court judge recently granted an injunction that allows thousands of
The Juno Awards broadcast has lost one of its biggest performers, as triple-nominee Robin Thicke has been scratched from tonight’s show at the MTS Centre. Broadcaster CTV announced this morning Thicke had to cancel “after being placed on mandatory vocal rest,” a problem that
City councillor Scott Fielding wants the city to take the $600 million earmarked for bus rapid transit and spend it on roads. Here is the rapid response from our readers. Fielding is positioning himself as the candidate for the most backward-thinking suburbanites. This is Winnipeg, so he might
It’s the end of March. It’s -20 C outside. The brown snow on the boulevard tells me it will be a while until my city blooms again. On days like these, I can understand why people question my decision to live here, intellectually at least. In my heart, I will always be a Prairie girl. […]
WINNIPEG FREE PRESS. Gary Lawless: Jets can't escape from L.A. The Jets skated like world-beaters on Thursday in a win over the San Jose Sharks but Saturday night in Los Angeles they looked star-struck as the Kings …
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A Colorado Low is heading our way, and you know what that means. Starting this evening, heavy snow along with strong north winds, are expected to give blizzard like conditions overnight and into tomorrow. It appears the City of Winnipeg will miss the bulk of the storm, as the system has begun to track further […]
Winnipeg Police are searching for a man after a convenience store in the 600 block of Ellice Avenue was robbed late Saturday morning. The suspect walked around the store gathering items, then threatened the cashier with a knife and stole cash from the register. The cashier was not injured in the incident and the Major […]
So just a short comment about my adventure tonite, (@aprox 1am sunday) well me and the GF's , when driving her home tonite, crossing the Pembina bridge over Bishop, and seen some guy standing at the rail, so as I went past him I watched in the rear view mirror and saw that he was […]
Well, my girlfriend did. She's stuck in a 2-year contract with MTS, and not getting calls after handing out resumes because she has a 204 area code and it's long distance. Will it be possible for her to change her area code to a Toronto one while sticking with MTS? submitted by JFras [link] [3 […]
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High winds toppled a massive tree in Winnipeg’s Fort Garry neighbourhood Saturday night.
Not long ago, I was sipping my juice box and eating my chocolate-dip donut after giving blood, killing the required 10 minutes to make sure I didn’t feel woozy. I happened to pick up an old, wrinkly copy of Businessweek magazine and flipped to a short story about Alzheimer’s. It was
I am a big fan of Douglas Coupland’s earlier books, and Life After God is one of my favourites. In one particular passage from the Patty Hearst chapter, the narrator is talking to his brother about a neighbourhood dog named Walter who died of a broken heart after one of his owners died. His