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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Standoff victim killed himself

With a team of heavily armed officers surrounding the only home he’d ever known, a distraught Andrew Baryluk ended his own life with a single gunshot. Winnipeg police broke a week of silence Wednesday, finally revealing how the 52-year-old man died during a 17-hour standoff on Stella Read More

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Lotteries

In the event of a discrepancy between this list and the official winning numbers, the latter shall prevail. PICK 3 Winning number Wednesday was 220. EXTRA Winning number Wednesday was 3515378. LOTTO 6/49 Winning numbers Wednesday were 8, 10, 11, 21, 24, 44. Bonus number was 12. The Read More

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