Manitoba News

Police situation Winnipeg The Maples

There's a heavy police presence in The Maples neighbourhood of Winnipeg after what police are calling a 'serious incident.'

Posted: September 23, 2017, 5:54 pm
Lawrie Anderson

A Winnipeg man says the only way he can get around the city is to hobble on crutches in severe pain after his specialized wheelchair was stolen out of the back of his car Friday.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 5:54 pm
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A group of teens beat and stabbed a man in what at this time police are calling a random assault.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:41 pm
cole kinney friends

It was the kind of birthday surprise no one expected: a group of Brandon teens celebrating a birthday came across a crying toddler who was standing in the pouring rain with no jacket or shoes Friday night.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:28 pm
Kan Yao and grandmother

When Kan Yao was growing up in China, it was her grandparents who took care of her because her own parents were so busy with work. Her family moved to Canada in 2009, giving Yao an opportunity to help her grandmother.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 3:11 pm
A child at Saturday's Rally for Indigenous Rights hold a sign saying 'Please support my right to a f

A group embarked on a 12-kilometre walk to the University of Manitoba's National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation Saturday to urge the federal government to adopt an internationally recognized bill on Indigenous rights.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 2:48 pm
Signing over Metis artifacts

The federal government has agreed to return a series of artifacts connected to Louis Riel, currently housed in the RCMP Heritage Centre in Regina, to the Métis people.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 1:38 pm
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A man is dead after a sedan he was driving collided with a semi-trailer.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 1:32 pm
Braelynn Bodman

As parents wait for the provincial government to approve coverage of a potentially life-saving drug, they're gathering Sunday to raise funds and awareness for a disease that leads to muscle failure, and often early death, for their kids.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 1:05 pm
Virden Fire Manitoba

A piece of heritage in the southwestern Manitoba town went up in flames after a fire destroyed three of Virden’s brick-facade heritage buildings Saturday morning.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 11:10 am
60s Scoop 20170201

Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett says the shortage of teachers on northern and remote First Nations "has been happening for way too long." But, she says, there's still learning to be done about solving the problem.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 8:54 am
Millennium Library

Rachel Smith's life has completely changed over the past year after her father was diagnosed with dementia and she moved back home to help her parents deal with the family’s new reality. It’s a story she'll tell to strangers Saturday as a volunteer with the Human Library project.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 8:16 am
Gordon Campbell's mug shots from Hawaii

Wab Kinew's recent leadership win for the Manitoba NDP came amid concerns about past criminal convictions and stayed charges.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 5:00 am
Truvada

Manitoba advocates who work daily in the fight against HIV are hoping the province will follow the Ontario government's decision to cover the cost of a high-priced bill pill that prevents the virus.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 5:00 am
M-103 protest montreal

Do violent confrontations between 'antifa' and the 'alt-right' show both sides are wrong? Take a look at what they're fighting for before painting all anti-fascists and extreme right activists with the same brush, Steven Zhou says.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 5:00 am
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A flood of natural disasters around the world in the last month has some aid organizations taking a different approach to fundraising to prevent donor fatigue.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:00 am
Question Period 20170619

When you change the fabric of a country's tax law, you're not just changing the law itself. You're also implicitly reassigning the benefits associated with contracts, business decisions and even career choices that were made in the shadow of that law.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:00 am
Trump and Tech

Amazon's picking Canada for its coveted second headquarters is more than just wishful thinking.

Posted: September 23, 2017, 4:00 am
Sandra Schmidtke and Trevor Dineen

'I think you need to get out and build a fort every now and again to figure out who you are,' says kid-at-heart Sandra Schmidtke.

Posted: September 22, 2017, 11:00 pm
Jenny Lay

The daughter of a murdered woman wants to know how her file with the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Women and Girls "was destroyed by accident."

Posted: September 22, 2017, 5:20 pm