Police Briefs

Woman assaulted on downtown riverbank A night out with friends turned violent for a 35-year-old woman who was sexually assaulted by a stranger. The Winnipeg Police Service said the woman was socializing with friends on the south riverbank of the Assiniboine River, west of the Donald Street Read More

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Building body image one selfie at a time

While Dale Ingram and James Baty strolled downtown Saturday, they stopped at 419 Graham Ave., intrigued by what they saw. The Women’s Health Clinic looked like it had been vandalized, but not by petty criminals. One very talented calligraphist named Kal Barteski had painted over the clinic’s… Read More

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Mosquito fogging in some areas tonight

With mosquito trap counts sitting at an itch-inducing average of 59 on Saturday, city crews plan to fog again tonight to get rid of the pesky skeeters. The highest trap count in the city was in Assiniboine Park with 452 mosquitos. Fogging will begin at 9:30 p.m. tonight and run […]

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Hearing on Brandon death

A standing hearing will take place next month to determine who can participate in the upcoming inquest into the death of Craig Kucher, 24, of Brandon. Kucher had a history of medical, emotional and behavioural issues. He went to the Brandon Regional Health Centre’s emergency department on June Read More

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Pair guilty in brutal assault

More people are taking responsibility for their roles in a horrific assault on a man in a park — one captured so clearly on video police were able to tally up the various blows the terrified victim endured. William Genaille, 51, and Corrine Sinclair, 29, each pleaded guilty to aggravated […]

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