Manitoba News

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In a wake of CBC’s investigation into the conduct of a former NDP cabinet minister, Manitoba’s premier will announce new policy on dealing with sexual harassment, according to a senior government source.

Posted: February 22, 2018, 5:00 am
Sheila North

The leader of a group representing Manitoba First Nations says while she can't predict the verdict the jury will reach in the second-degree murder trial of Raymond Cormier, she knows the outcome will be hard on the family of victim Tina Fontaine.

Posted: February 22, 2018, 5:00 am
Raymond Cormier

It wasn't a totally unexpected call. What was unexpected was how quickly Raymond Cormier got in touch.

Posted: February 22, 2018, 5:00 am
RCMP

Manitoba police say no charges have been laid in an ongoing investigation into an Instagram post showing a photo of a firearm and the statement "School is going to be fun tomorrow at the Niverville Collegiate."

Posted: February 21, 2018, 9:40 pm
Raymond Cormier

Legal experts say a lack of physical evidence in the death of Tina Fontaine makes it difficult, but not impossible, for a jury to convict her accused killer in what has become a symbolic case for Indigenous women in Canada.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 4:57 pm
Selinger retires

The resignation of NDP MLA Greg Selinger opens a path for Manitoba Liberals to grab a desperately needed seat, puts stress on the New Democrats to keep their seat count and offers a chance for the Tories to reinforce their huge 2016 electoral win.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 4:36 pm
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An explosion rips through a ferry as it unloads passengers in the Caribbean beach city of Playa del Carmen, hurting as many as 25 people, but authorities say none of the injuries were life-threatening.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 4:26 pm
Marc Lemoine

Longtime public servant Marc Lemoine has been tapped to become Winnipeg's city clerk, one of only four city employees who report directly to council.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 2:10 pm
Hunter Boitteaux

A Winnipeg teen who had groundbreaking, life-saving heart surgery as a baby now has to undergo groundbreaking, life-saving surgery once again after a heart attack earlier this month.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 1:25 pm
Steven Fletcher

Independent MLA Steven Fletcher has questions about Manitoba Hydro and he isn't satisfied with answers given by the Crown corporation's management and board or at recently held Public Utilities Board hearings.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 12:59 pm
Winnipeg airport

Criminal charges against a man who tried to take a semi-automatic handgun on a flight from Winnipeg to Toronto last summer have been stayed.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 11:59 am
Marijuana

A 61-year-old man has been charged after Winnipeg police busted a marijuana growing operation in the city's Southdale area.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 11:32 am
Brigette Lacquette

A couple of nervous parents from small-town Manitoba will be in the stands in Pyeongchang Wednesday night, watching their daughter play in the game of a lifetime.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 11:11 am
Angle parking

Angled parking in the east Exchange District is here to say after city traffic engineers declared a Bannatyne Avenue experiment a success.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 10:26 am
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A former colleague says despite Greg Selinger's accomplishments, the former premier will likely be remembered for his part in a tumultuous time for Manitoba politics — at least for now.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 9:41 am
Fire in Oakbank

Space heaters are being blamed for a fire that destroyed a home east of Winnipeg on Wednesday.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 9:25 am
Obit Billy Graham

One of the most prominent Christian evangelists of the 20th century has died. Billy Graham passed away at his home in North Carolina at age 99. Graham was known for his passionate global crusades and for his role as adviser to U.S. presidents.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 7:40 am
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The sister of a man who went missing on a Manitoba First Nation nearly two weeks ago says her heart is broken after her brother was found dead by volunteers on Tuesday.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 7:14 am
 Raymond Cormier

The jury has begun deliberations to determine whether Raymond Cormier is guilty of the murder of Tina Fontaine, 15, despite an attempt by Cormier's defence last week asking for the case to be tossed out due to a lack of evidence.

Posted: February 21, 2018, 5:00 am
John Sauder

John Sauder, CBC's meteorologist in Manitoba, keeps track of weather moving across the province.

Posted: October 2, 2017, 1:37 pm