Things to do this week

More than meets the eye More than 30 vendors and artists will be taking over the convention space of Clarion Hotel and Suites starting this Saturday for Ener-Con, Manitoba’s first Transformers-themed fan convention. From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., you can look at thousands of Transformers toys, Read More

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Crime Stoppers files

INCIDENT 421 When: June 10 Where: 1000 block of Main Street A man entered a Liquor Mart, grabbed a bottle of vodka and fled, losing a shoe in the process. INCIDENT 422 When: June 11 Where: 100 block of Marion Street A suspect stole two purses from cleaning staff while […]

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Triathletes complete marathon swim

TWO Manitoban triathletes proved they’re definitely qualified to swim in the deep end Saturday. While many relaxed at their cottages for the weekend, Taren Gesell and Patrick Peacock strapped on wetsuits to swim laps for more than seven hours, covering a 27-kilometre stretch. Gesell had been Read More

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Search ongoing after failed rescue

POLICE continued to search Saturday for a man who went missing in the Red River Friday afternoon near the Provencher Bridge. A chaotic rescue attempt Friday by river patrols and members of the Splash Dash water- taxi service also sent another man to hospital in cardiac arrest. The Winnipeg… Read […]

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Lotteries

“Ø Lotto 6/49 Winning numbers Saturday for an estimated jackpot of $10,000,000 were 9, 18, 41, 42, 48 and 49. The bonus number was 10. The guaranteed prize-draw number (exact match only) was 40710346-03. “Ø Western 649 Winning numbers Saturday were 10, 17, 21, 29, 45 and 46. Bonus number […]

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In Brief

Stolen bikes lead to arrests THREE youths have been charged after a series of thefts in St. Vital. Police found three boys in the area of St. Mary’s Road and Warde Avenue around 6 a.m. Friday. After speaking with them, officers learned the bikes the boys were riding had allegedly […]

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