Cromer residents flee flooding

Some residents of Cromer in southwestern Manitoba were forced to flee their homes because of flooding Sunday morning. The town, located 30 kilometres southwest of Virden, is struggling to contain flooding along Pipestone Creek. “We evacuated people and declared a state of emergency early this Read More

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Rain forces Goldeyes to cancel game

Sunday baseball at Shaw Park has been cancelled due to rain. The Winnipeg Goldeyes (26-14) were scheduled to take on the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks (23-19) in game three of a four-game series. Instead, the two teams will play a double-header (two seven-inning games) on Monday at 5 p.m. The… Read More

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Three charged with drug, weapons offences

Police arrested three people and seized thousands of dollars in drugs and weapons after a warrant was executed Friday in the West Alexander neighbourhood. Police seized two loaded guns, ammunition, almost $5,000 in cocaine, $1,600 in marijuana, marijuana resin, prescription medication as well as Read More

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Police nab teen robbers during attack on woman

Two teenage girls are in custody, charged with robbery, after allegedly attacking a woman at a West Kildonan bus stop Saturday morning. Police said the two accused were walking along Main Street near Kilbride Avenue around 6:25 a.m. when they confronted a 24 year-old woman waiting for a… Read More

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Rain in forecast until Wednesday

It’s going to rain for at least a few more days, but it’s the wind that’s worrying Winnipeggers right now. Environment Canada is forecasting a high of 21 C with rain starting later this morning. The wind is from the south at 50 km/h, and gusting up to 70 km/h. […]

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Wonderful Wolseley

Mocked for years as “the yogurt and granola belt” of Winnipeg, Wolseley is getting the last laugh. Residents of the Wolseley district, located south of Portage Avenue to the Assiniboine River, have long been at the forefront of “green” development. This little neighbourhood has grown so Read More

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Cold Comfort

Licks Ice Cream Patio at 20 Britannica Rd. is marking an important milestone with some new menu items. “Every season we try to add something new to the mix, and this year that includes Belgian-chocolate sundaes, Butterfinger flurries and bubblegum shakes,” says Warren McLean, who purchased Licks Read More

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