Manitoba News

police shot Sobeys

An officer shot by his own weapon last week didn't have his hands anywhere near his gun, Winnipeg police say.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 11:41 am
Sulemana Abdulai

Protesters demanding LGBT rights and protections in their home country of Ghana say insults and threats will not stop them from continuing their activism in Winnipeg.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 10:17 am
Red River Body

A body has been located near the Harry Lazarenko Bridge, Winnipeg police say.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 9:54 am
Wayne Douglas Weedon

A Winnipeg grandfather wants to know why his 2004 minivan wasn't included in a massive 2013 Ford recall after the vehicle started failing apart during a road trip last month.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 5:00 am
Father John Misty Pure Comedy

​There are four major music festivals on this weekend, with two in the city and two out of town.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 5:00 am

A cap on pharmacy dispensing fees paid by provincial drug programs comes into effect on Friday. The change is estimated to save the province about $11 million a year.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 5:00 am
Emad Tamo

A Montreal man is getting much of the credit for reuniting a Yazidi mother and her 12-year-old son in Winnipeg, but there are concerns about some of his tactics.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 4:54 am

A man with a lengthy history of faking his physiotherapy credentials, including during his time in the Canadian Forces, was until recently working under an assumed name as a manager in Atlantic Canada's largest hospital system, CBC News has learned.

Posted: August 18, 2017, 4:00 am
Centre of Canada Park

A brand-new park marking the longitudinal centre of Canada held its grand opening in Manitoba on Thursday.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 11:29 pm

Matt Nichols ran in one touchdown and threw for another as the Winnipeg Blue Bombers won their fourth straight game and handed the Edmonton Eskimos their first loss of the season with a 33-26 victory Thursday.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:53 pm
Kattie-Lee Fontaine

Three years after Tina Fontaine's body was found near the Alexander Docks, her cousin wants to see a permanent memorial there.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:35 pm
Wildest Dreams at the Assiniboine Park Zoo

1,400 guests of honour headed to the Assiniboine Park Zoo for the Wildest Dreams event on Thursday night.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 10:07 pm

A Winnipeg city councillor wants the city to develop a strategy to deal with long lineups at public pools without just turning people away.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 9:29 pm
police tape

A Canadian child protection group is urging parents to teach their kids about safety strategies after three attempted child abductions in the past week, including one in Manitoba.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 8:18 pm
Racist graffiti at The Forks

Racist graffiti has turned up in Winnipeg for a second time in the days after a woman was killed at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 7:41 pm
on duty officer charged in collision with motorcycle

A Manitoba woman has been charged with impaired driving causing death in connection with a highway collision on Wednesday that one person dead and four others seriously injured.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 6:32 pm
Canada Post

Canada Post is asking for access to documents seized by the RCMP in a fraud investigation into the company it paid to build a mail processing plant in Winnipeg.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 5:28 pm
Eclipse Glasses

Monday's solar eclipse is prompting the city's daycares and outdoor camps to come up with strategies to prevent children from suffering eye damage.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 4:42 pm
Private Reginald Joseph Winfield Johnston of Fairford, Man.

The remains of Manitoba soldier Pte. Reginald Joseph Winfield Johnston, discovered at a construction site in France 100 years after he died in the First World War, will be given a full military burial in a French cemetery next week, along with those of Sgt. Harold Wilfred Shaughnessy of New Brunswick.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 3:59 pm
Grandview meeting 1

A meeting in Grandview, Man., this week organized by the town's doctors to discuss planned changes to the province's EMS system attracted a third of the town's population, many angry with the province's lack of consultations with the community beforehand.

Posted: August 17, 2017, 3:56 pm