Dikes hold during Assiniboine River crest

The worst of this summer’s flooding is passing down the Assiniboine River with a cautious optimism settling in — for now. At a noon briefing, provincial officials said the crest on the Assiniboine River at the Portage Reservoir crested at midnight last night at 52,100 cubic feet per… Read More

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Goldeyes’ Sadler on way back to Kansas

The morning after hitting a home run at Shaw Park, Winnipeg Goldeyes outfielder Ray Sadler is on his way back to Kansas City. The Goldeyes announced Thursday they’d dealt the veteran back to the T-Bones, the same team they picked him up from one year ago. The reason: veteran infielder […]

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Neepawa mayor resigns

BRANDON — Ken Waddell says frustration is the root reason behind his surprise decision to resign as mayor of Neepawa. Waddell handed in his resignation on Wednesday and it took effect immediately. “I just don’t feel I can handle it anymore, it’s just too stressful… physically, I’m fine. It’s Read […]

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Weather this afternoon a delight

Make it a priority to get outside this afternoon. Take that long lunch on a patio or go for an extended walk during a coffee break, because the forecast from Environment Canada is extremely promising today. Look for sunshine this morning with a few clouds moving into the Winnipeg area […]

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Carlton blocked off after overnight shooting

A man is in hospital following a shooting in downtown Winnipeg overnight. The incident happened just after 1 a.m. near the corner of Graham Avenue and Carlton Street. Yellow police tape is around the parking lot at that corner, as investigators continue to piece together what happened. Two… Read More

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