Manitoba News

Norway House Billboard

A Norway House mother wants people will think twice before getting behind the wheel while impaired. Susan Menow hopes a billboard with her late son's face on it will prevent more deaths.

Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:00 am
Centre de santé Saint-Boniface

All but one of the city's QuickCare clinics will be closed as the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority works toward reaching provincially mandated budget cuts. At the same time, the city's Access centres will extend their hours to accommodate patients.

Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:00 am
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A injured bald eagle that couldn't fly has received a second-chance at life after being rescued by Sandy Lake residents and taken to an animal rehabilitation facility.

Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:00 am
Parker protestor

The Winnipeg developer who owns the Parker neighbourhood claims police aren't doing enough to remove protestors — including one in possession of an axe and several wearing masks — from an encampment on his Fort Garry property.

Posted: July 26, 2017, 5:00 am
Sagkeeng First Nation

Officials with the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls may have more work to do convincing families in Sagkeeng First Nation it's worth participating in the process.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 7:43 pm
Winnipeg police

There's a "direct correlation" between budget cuts to the Winnipeg Police Service and a rise in violent crime, says the president of a professional organization that represents officers in the city.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 7:26 pm
Port of Churchill

One year after the Port of Churchill laid off its workers, the town of 899 estimates it's lost 93 full-time jobs due to the suspension of activity at the port, the subsequent closure of the Hudson Bay Railway and the resulting spinoff effects on the tourism and transhipment industry.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 6:52 pm
Goodale McKenna

From criticism of the federal government's treatment of First Nations children to the announcement of a new fiscal relationship with Ottawa, it was a busy first day of talks at the Assembly of First Nations annual meeting in Regina on Tuesday.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 6:51 pm
Kenneth Lavallee

​A massive 12-metre-long mural is going up at The Forks on Wednesday as part of the lead up to the Canada Summer Games.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 5:27 pm
Canada Summer Games set up

As the 2017 Canada Summer Games rolls into Winnipeg later this week, so will thousands of tourists and their wallets. The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce says the economic impact of the games is estimated to be up to$160 million.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 4:41 pm
Stabbing in Gimli

The mayor of Gimli says police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a male in the community located on the west side of Lake Winnipeg.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 4:11 pm
Mark Anthony McKelvey, 36, originally from Pine Creek

A search is underway in western Manitoba for an employee last seen Monday walking away from a logging camp in Duck Mountain Provincial Park, about 330 kilometres northwest of Winnipeg.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 4:08 pm
Brandon Snake ball python

'A snake in the grass' has taken on a whole new meaning for a Brandon man.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 3:55 pm
construction worker

Apprenticeship Manitoba as been too focused on growth and not focused enough on the quality of education for the province’s apprentices, according to a new report from the auditor general of Manitoba.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 3:24 pm
MIDEAST-CRISIS/IRAQ-YAZIDIBOY

A Yazidi boy rescued from the battlefield in Mosul after three years in ISIS captivity has asked to be reunited with his mother, who was granted asylum in Canada after escaping from the militants herself.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 2:55 pm
Rocco's Pizzeria

A Manitoba restaurateur's compassionate open letter and offer of help to a woman who stole a stack of pre-made pizzas is getting a lot of attention online.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 1:40 pm
Police investigate shooting

The condition of a man shot by Winnipeg police after a high-speed chase Monday morning is improving.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 12:49 pm
James Begg Kenora Ontario

Ontario Provincial Police in Kenora are expanding the search for James Begg, a 39-year-old city man who was last seen on July 16 in the downtown area.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 11:34 am
Hail in Alexander

Summer storms rumbled through southern Manitoba overnight, pounding parts of the province with hailstones as big as tennis balls.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 9:24 am
Mavis Swedlo

A retired nurse says she was shamed and denied treatment by an emergency room physician last week while trying to get help for severe anxiety at Winnipeg's Grace Hospital.

Posted: July 25, 2017, 5:00 am