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Power outages in North Okanagan, Shuswap due to severe weather
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The severe weather outages are affecting many residents in the North Okanagan and Shuswap.

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Perreault returns as Jets try to end three-game winless skid
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DENVER — Versatile forward Mathieu Perreault will return to the Winnipeg Jets lineup as they look to end a three-game winless skid on New Year’s Eve at the Colorado Avalanche. Read More

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Mill's logging licence in park extended
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The Manitoba government has renewed the logging rights of a U.S. company in Duck Mountain, the only one of Manitoba’s 92 provincial parks where the practice hasn’t been banned. The licence …

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What's open, closed this New Year's Day
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The Free Press does not publish a print edition Wednesday, Jan. 1, but readers can visit winnipegfreepress.com for the latest news and information. Many businesses and government services close or change …

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The decade that rushed by
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Ah, the 2010s. The decade that didn’t really have a name — the 2010s? the teens? what are we calling it? — was also the decade in which everything felt …

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So, our current recycling program seems like a failing system if it only takes one bin to contaminate a whole truck, sending everything to the landfill.
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Are PA Systems on cars legal in Manitoba?
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Was looking at old police interceptors on kijiji and noticed that most of them don't have the PA system or spotlights left on. submitted by /u/BigToeJonas [link] [comments]

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Passenger train derails in Manitoba with 12 on board, no serious injuries
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MACGREGOR, Man. — RCMP say a Via Rail passenger train has derailed west of Winnipeg with a dozen people on board. Read More

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Y2K 20-20: How a New Year’s mass scare became an embarrassing joke
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Y2K was supposed to bring a technology apocalypse caused by a silly bug with digital calendars. It ended up being nothing but a costly punchline.

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GOP Sen. Susan Collins says she’s open to calling witnesses at impeachment trial
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Collins also said it was inappropriate for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, to pledge “total coordination” between the White House and the Senate during the impeachment trial.

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Who is the best PM of the 20th century? Depends on where you live in Canada, poll finds
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There appears to be a regional divide in how fondly Canadians view prime ministers past.

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ALDRICH: Let’s make 2020 the year we get out of our echo chambers
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Here we are, another year in the books, a trip around the sun, insert your favourite tired cliché here. Read More

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Letters: Dec 31, 2019
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Changed my mind Read More

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3 feared dead as raging Australia wildfires force thousands to flee to beaches
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Australia has been battling huge bushfires, mostly across its east coast, for several weeks.

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OHL Roundup: Monday, December 30, 2019
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SAGINAW, Mich. – Ethan Cardwell scored twice in the third period — including the go-ahead goal at 17:53 — as the Saginaw Spirit extended their win streak with a 3-1 victory against the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds on Monday in Ontario Hockey League action.

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Calgary-area police hoping to return stolen superhero comics to ‘a child out there’
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A police officer who was the victim of a break-in when he was “a little guy” wants to find the owner of some comics, saying he believes they would “really like to have these back.”

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Malkin scores twice, Guentzel injured as Pens beat Senators
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Evgeni Malkin’s goal in the first minute sparked the Pittsburgh Penguins to a victory that ended with distressing thud.

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News briefs for December 30, 2019
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A collection of breaking news briefs filed on December 30, 2019.

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Weekend storm in North Dakota ratchets up spring flooding fears along Red
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As North Dakota cleaned up Monday from a weekend storm that dumped upwards of 45 centimetres of snow on parts of the state, a U.S. meteorologist said conditions are ripe …

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Dispel the myth: city cupboards are not bare
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Winnipeggers can expect renewed calls for higher property taxes in 2020, beyond the 2.33 per cent cap Mayor Brian Bowman has pledged to honour. The city’s new four-year, open-budget process — …

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Selkirk not waiting for catastrophe; plan makes adapting to climate-change 'routine'
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If you ask Duane Nicol about the City of Selkirk’s plan to adapt to climate change, the chief administrative officer will say it’s nothing flowery — and that is exactly …

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Where in Winnipeg should you never eat at or purchase food from?
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Does anybody know where you can get some circular/modern/Hipster glasses (no prescription just glass) for under $30 in WPG?
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Sounds stupid, but looking for something cool to wear while going out on New Years, don't really have time to order from Websites Like Zenni or pickup expensive ones from real optical stores. I went into "Icing" with my Girlfriend at Polo park the other day and they had some cool glasses that would even […]

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Accident on Dec 21
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Hi Reddit, I don't know what to expect here but I was in a car accident on December 21 at approximately 11am on St James and Ellice. Did not get a witness, 311 cam footage deleted, tried local areas but no avail. Hopefully someone that was there can reach out thank you 🙁 submitted […]

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Value Village found guilty of misleading customers they worked with charities and were a nonprofit organization.
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Was Asker ever found?
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I saw a lost pet notice on the way home today and my brain decided to remember a very well advertised lost pet from a couple of years ago. Does anyone know if Asker was ever found? submitted by /u/ArcticBlaster [link] [comments]

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Huawei says sales rose 18% in the last year despite U.S. pressure, restrictions
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The estimate came in an annual New Year’s message to employees from chairman Eric Xu. The letter predicted 2020 would be a difficult year, saying the American pressure creates a challenging environment for Huawei to survive and thrive.

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Manitoba cold exposure deaths putting winter safety at the forefront
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On Saturday, Manitoba RCMP responded to two deaths from cold exposure.

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New Free Press additions to greet new year
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Long before I joined the Winnipeg Free Press, one of my chores was taking care of the annual Samyn letter to our family and friends that needed to be mailed …

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Ahoy there! Handcrafted Nonsuch model for sale
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The owner of a handcrafted model of the Nonsuch is looking for it to be berthed in a new harbour. Stuart Swanson, grandson of the model ship’s creator, Jack, is hoping …

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City to mull Elmwood church sober-living facility plan
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A proposal by a church in Elmwood to turn an empty lot and vacant building next to it into a four-storey, 40-unit sober living facility for adults is one step …

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Appeal for sentencing mercy in 2017 Wolseley murder
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Minutes after a judge made clear his concerns Brenda Schuff had shown no remorse or regret for killing Wolseley neighbour Judy Kenny, the convicted murderer sobbed uncontrollably as she made ……

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Crime top of mind for Manitobans as year comes to end
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Sparked by a record number of homicides and a shocking, unrelenting wave of retail thefts and robberies, crime has become the No. 1 concern for many Winnipeggers who can’t wait …

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Grizzly bears move north in High Arctic as climate change expands range
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Woman who killed Winnipeg neighbour asks judge for mercy in sentencing
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A Winnipeg woman convicted of stabbing her neighbour 23 times sobbed in court as she asked a judge for mercy. Read More

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Retailers to host theft and safety roundtable in January
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The Retail Council of Canada is expecting as many as 70 stakeholders for a retail round table at the end of January to take a long, hard look at the concerns around theft and safety in the Manitoba retail industry. Read More

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Here’s to the most memorable decade in Winnipeg sports history
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They say good things come to those who wait. Read More

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British Columbia’s Jewish community rallies in wake of anti-Semitic New York knife attack
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“We should all understand that symbols matter, you know, especially when they represent the hatred that fuelled the loss of the lives of millions of innocent men, women and children.”

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