Zebra mussel larvae found in Lake Winnipeg

There is more evidence that zebra mussels are infesting Lake Winnipeg. After successfully eradicating the pests from four harbours earlier this year, the province has found nine larval zebra mussels in the southeast part of the lake, including near Grand Marais. “The presence of these Read More

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Ah, the luck — and love — of the Irish

O’Hanlon’s Horsebox, a band of seven irreverent types from Northern Ireland who charmed audiences at the Ireland-Irish Folklorama pavilion, have been hitting the bars of Winnipeg. Whiskey Dix got an off-duty party visit, as did the King’s Head and downtown’s Tavern United. But at the Toad in the Read More

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Blasting away at concussions

A team of Winnipeg researchers is the first in the world to blast the brain with controlled levels of carbon dioxide and oxygen in a quest to develop a definitive test to diagnose concussions. The cutting-edge work appears in the current edition of Plos One, a peer-reviewed, online medical Read […]

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