A Winnipeg man is facing manslaughter charges after police say he stabbed his live-in girlfriend in a fit of rage before quickly helping to get her to the hospital. Beverly Custer, 34, died at Victoria Hospital early Wednesday after she was taken to …
A man was taken to hospital after police said he was injured in a robbery Friday evening.
The Lucky Loonie issued by the Royal Canadian Mint to the City of Winnipeg on Thursday, March 13, 2014. (STAN MILOSEVIC / CHRISD.CA). There was an awkward moment on Thursday when the Royal Canadian Mint made a presentation to the City of …
Residents and visitors in the Wolseley area may have noticed a memorial on a tree in Vimy Ridge Park.
A 19-year-old man was rushed to hospital in unstable condition after being robbed in downtown Winnipeg.
Winter may be over but Manitobans will be paying for its effects for a long time. Manitoba Public Insurance says there were 60,000 claims filed in December, January and February. That averages out to around 666 per day. The claims were up around 30 per …
Police say an injured adult woman went to the Victoria Hospital shortly before 1 a.m. and was later pronounced dead.
A Manitoba woman may be forced to leave the province because the province’s drug program won’t cover the cost of her lupus medication, which she needs to function on a daily basis.
TORONTO – A man working at the Toronto branch of a multinational human resources company went on a stabbing spree after being told he would lose his job, injuring four co-workers in the bloody rampage, police said Wednesday. The incident took place around 9:30 a.m. at the fifth-floor offices of
A 23-year-old woman who was rushed to hospital after being hit by a car in downtown Winnipeg on the weekend has died.
Emergency crews are at the scene of a crash between a train and SUV in Winnipeg.
One woman was taken to hospital following a crash between a train and minivan this morning. The accident happened at approximately 11 a.m. on Beaverhill Boulevard near Abington Road in Southdale. It appears an eastbound red minivan struck a northbound CP train at the crossing. Winnipeg police
A 23-year-old woman who was fatally struck by a vehicle was a socially and environmentally conscious woman who was always there for others, according to her friends. Police confirmed Wednesday that a woman struck late Saturday afternoon on Broadway near Donald Street has died. An online…
PRETORIA, South Africa – Oscar Pistorius testified at his murder trial on Wednesday that girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp died in his arms after he shot her in his home last year. The double-amputee runner was testifying for a third day, returning to the witness stand after weeping and wailing a day
A teenage boy was rushed to hospital in critical condition after being shot Monday afternoon. The shooting occurred just after 2 p.m. in the 600 block of Manitoba Avenue. No arrests have been made. Police taped off one full block of Manitoba Avenue between McKenzie and Parr streets as well as a
A Swan River man has been spared time behind bars after admitting to a disturbing case of abuse involving dogs and horses he owned. Walter Goba, 71, pleaded guilty to animal cruelty Monday just as his trial was set to begin. Crown and defence lawyers struck a last-minute plea bargain in which he
Two suspects are in custody following a shooting in Winnipeg’s William Whyte neighbourhood Monday afternoon. Police would not confirm the ages or gender of the two suspects. The two are being held following the initial investigation into the shooting of a male teenage youth in the 600 block of
A teenage boy was rushed to hospital in critical condition after being shot in Winnipeg’s William Whyte neighbourhood.
For years, Canadians would cross the border to the U.S. to shop at Target. Exporting its cheap chic there seemed like a no-brainer. But a year after opening more than 100 stores north of the border, Target has found business isn’t so easy. Shelves are hard to keep stocked. Shoppers complain the
A Winnipeg animal charity has brought 22 dogs rescued from a U.S. puppy mill into the province and is now trying to raise thousands for its veterinary bills.
LONDON – Liverpool reclaimed top spot in the Premier League after two penalties from captain Steven Gerrard helped his team beat West Ham 2-1 Sunday to remain firmly in the hunt for the club’s first league title since 1990. Liverpool’s ninth win in a row restored a two-point lead over Chelsea
Police arrested two suspects in a takedown on Selkirk Avenue Sunday in full view of neighbours enjoying one of the first mild days of spring. The episode shut down traffic for about an hour on the busy North End street. A man and a woman inside a rooming house surrendered to police. No shots…
A passenger in an SUV was killed and four children in a school bus and their driver were slightly injured in a crash in Waywayseecappo First Nation.
A 44-year-old man is dead, and alcohol is considered a factor, after an SUV he was a passenger in collided with a school bus on Waywayseecappo First Nation Thursday night.
No charges will be laid in the death of a girl dogs killed near Oakbank last month. Gracie Herntier-Clark, 7, was playing outside when two Alaskan malamutes mauled her while she was visiting family friends March 16. The Grade 2 student from the St. Andrews area was familiar with the dogs. It’s
With the Experimental Lakes Area saved, the Winnipeg institute that swung the deal to preserve it no… – Local – Winnipeg Free Press.
The investigation into a fatal dog mauling which left a 7 year old girl dead is now over. There will be no charges laid in the March 16th incident, RCMP said Thursday. Gracie Herntier-Clarke was killed at a home in the RM of Springfield, when two …
A 74-year-old man is dead after a crash on Highway 34 Wednesday morning.
… blade in a violent escape while being treated at a Saskatoon ;. Winnipeg firm Manshield Construction pleaded guilty to two charges under the Occupational Health and Safety Act on Monday in Saskatoon Provincial Court.
Winnipeg police are investigating a homicide after finding the body of a male in the 400 block of Elgin Avenue.
Two men face firearms charges after shots were fired at a house on Seven Oaks Avenue twice this week, in a case that police say is gang-related.
A 27-year-old woman is dead following a snowmobile accident in the Gods Lake Narrows area Tuesday. The accident occurred at approximately 2:30 p.m. when Gods Lake Narrows RCMP received a call regarding a collision involving a single snowmobile rider and a dock. The woman, who wasn’t…
A Winnipeg couple that has been banned from attending hockey games for three-plus years has filed an appeal with Hockey Manitoba.
A 27-year-old woman is dead after she drove her snowmobile into a dock at God’s Lake Narrows.
BRUSSELS – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday denounced the use of energy as a weapon, a day after Russia sharply hiked the price for natural gas to Ukraine. Kerry told a meeting of the US-EU Energy Council at European Union headquarters in Brussels that supplies of oil and gas have
SANTIAGO, Chile – Authorities lifted tsunami warnings for Chile’s long coastline early Wednesday after a magnitude-8.2 earthquake struck the South American nation’s northern coast. Six people were crushed to death or suffered fatal heart attacks, a remarkably low toll for such a powerful shift in
Susan McVarish could hardly believe it when her phone rang Monday morning and a complete stranger told her he was coming over to chop through the solid, ice-chunked windrows covering her East Kildonan boulevard path and blocking her garage. She had called the city’s 311 line twice over the
Winnipeg police have two people in custody after shots were fired this morning in the 500 block of Seven Oaks Avenue, marking the second such incident in the past 24 hours.
From Yahoo Sports: Coaches that know they're a scant few losses from being fired have to keep their dignity. So it was with Winnipeg Jets coach Claude Noel last Thursday when he said this, to the Winnipeg Sun: “We're …
A young, pregnant mother and three kids in her care were left terrorized after men smashed into her home with a hammer under the cover of night and made violent threats. The senseless crime has left the eldest child, now six years old, suffering from serious trauma more than two years later,
WINNIPEG – The relationship between Bachman-Turner Overdrive's four core members was once so frosty, the band couldn't even agree long enough to be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Well, that long-awaited honour finally came at …