Kildonan Place mall gets new owners

WINNIPEG’S third-largest regional shopping mall — Kildonan Place — has been sold to a Toronto-based investment trust for $138.5 million. H&R Real Estate Investment Trust acquired the 460,498-square-foot mall from Toronto-based Ivanhoé Cambridge, which had an 80 per cent ownership Read More

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Supernatural… In Latin

Carlos Santana has a flair for the dramatic. When asked about his current run of arena shows with Rod Stewart — an 18-date tour dramatically billed The Voice. The Guitar. The Songs, which arrives at the MTS Centre on Friday night — he responds: “I feel very honoured to be […]

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Council gadfly Sanders in race

And then there were eight. David Sanders, the former provincial deputy minister of urban affairs, who for nearly a year and a half has acted as the self-appointed representative of Joe and Joanne Public, will officially become Winnipeg’s eight mayoralty candidate this morning. The proudly Read More

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Steeves promises tax freeze

Mayoral candidate Gord Steeves is promising to freeze Winnipeg’s property taxes — and claims rival Judy Wasylycia-Leis is trying to bankrupt city families with tax hikes of her own. In a series of policy announcements over the past two weeks, the lawyer and former St. Vital councillor — a Read […]

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Judge shows mercy in child-pornography case

Life has not been easy for Ray Troughton. The 58-year-old Winnipeg man was shunned by his own family as a teen after revealing he was homosexual and has struggled to hold down a job while battling homelessness, health and legal issues. But Troughton caught a break Wednesday when he appeared […]

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Where is the transparency?

It had been a week since an “armed and barricaded” standoff in front of 512 Stella Ave. led to shots fired and the death of its only resident. Yet police hadn’t released the cause of Andrew Baryluk’s death, or much else about how police handled the tragic incident. And police […]

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Today’s Horoscope

MOON ALERT Avoid shopping or making important decisions until 8:45 a.m. After that the moon moves from Sagittarius into Capricorn. ARIES (March 21-April 19) You will be fair if you share something or divide an inheritance because you feel sympathetic to others, especially those who have less Read More

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