How will you celebrate Canada Day?x

Oh hey, Canada. You don’t look a day over 146. It’s that fleeting time of year again when bashful Canadians shower the motherland with some true patriot love. Although this year it looks as if Winnipeggers will be the ones getting rained on. Environment Canada predicts a 40 per cent […]

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No paper Canada Day

The Free Press will not publish Tueday, Canada Day. The circulation and display advertising departments will be closed. Regular office hours in all departments resume Wednesday. The Free Press and its employees wish you a safe and happy holiday. *** What’s open, closed for the City of… Read More

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Another wet windy day expected today

Rainfall warnings have ended for Southern Manitoba this morning but many areas — specifically those in the southwestern corner of the province — are still keeping a close eye on the water levels. As of this morning, Environment Canada had no rainfall warnings issued for Manitoba, despite a… Read More

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Rainstorms pound province

Mother Nature’s climatic vendetta against Manitoba was on full display this weekend. After enduring the worst winter since 1898 and then waiting until well into May for spring, Manitobans are mopping up today from an all-weekend deluge that flooded basements, streets, highways and farmers’ Read More

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Who cares about some stinking rain?

THERE was driving wind and relentless rain, but that didn’t deter Manitobans from enjoying the great outdoors this weekend. Chantelle Siddle and her friends saw their tent blow away but set it back up and stuck it out. Camping out in their trailer, Lisa and Tony Hrynyk opted for the […]

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