Man sought after Transcona stabbing

Winnipeg police have issued an arrest warrant following a Canada Day stabbing in Transcona. Michael John Ernest Wereta, 27, is being sought by police for his alleged involvement in an incident in the 1500 block of Regent Avenue. A 34-year-old man was taken to hospital in critical condition after Read […]

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Series of stabbings hit Winnipeg

A disturbing trend in local crime has emerged in the last four days. Five separate stabbing incidents–one of them a double stabbing–are currently being investigated by Winnipeg police. “You can never predict when these type of incidents will occur, but certainly in the last few days we have… Read More

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Cop saves woman from Red River

A Winnipeg police officer rescued a woman from the Red River early Monday morning. Police said today that the woman was spotted standing about 12 feet from shore around 8:30 a.m. Monday, in the Red River near Bishop Grandin Boulevard and River Road. “While in normal conditions the river Read […]

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Flip, flop… fly?

In The Producers, a pair of theatrical ne’er-do-wells plot to make a fortune by staging a surefire flop guaranteed to offend people of all races, creeds and religions. Desperate Broadway showman Max Bialystock and nerdy accountant Leo Bloom settle on Springtime for Hitler, a Nazi romp with a Read More

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Two hurt in early morning double-stabbing

Two people are in hospital following an early-morning stabbing incident in downtown Winnipeg. Shortly before 5 a.m., police were called to the vicinity of Carlton Street and Ellice Avenue and found a man and a woman stabbed, a police spokeswoman said. The woman was taken to hospital in critical… Read […]

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Traffic light out at Highway 59 and Perimeter

RCMP are advising commuters heading into Winnipeg along Highway 59 this morning to exercise caution at the Perimeter Highway. A traffic light is out at the East St. Paul entrance to the city. Some motorists are treating the temporarily uncontrolled intersection as a four-way stop, but others are… Read More

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Let the Journey begin: zoo reopens today

At noon today, Assiniboine Park Zoo will unveil the long-awaited Journey to Churchill exhibit. After a 10-day closure to make final preparations, zoo visitors are invited to explore the four-hectare Journey to Churchill exhibit, which features multiple viewing areas for northern wildlife, Read More

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