Police investigating rollover near Lockport

Police were investigating a single-vehicle rollover near Lockport Wednesday evening. RCMP have not yet issued a news release about the crash but a provincial highway report said Highway 202 (Birds Hill Road) was closed for two kilometres south of Henderson Highway (Highway 204) due to a motor… Read More

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Peace rally to be held in silence

After all the protests, rallies and picking sides, a noon-hour gathering is planned next week in response to the violence in Gaza and Israel, in Ukraine, Syria, Libya, and in many other places around the world. People of all faiths — and none — are invited to gather for half […]

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H&M opening in Winnipeg on Sept. 10

Manitobans who have been waiting years for fashion retail giant H&M to arrive in Winnipeg now have a date to circle on their calender. Sept. 10 — noon to be exact — is when the province’s first Hennes & Mauritz Inc. (H&M) store is slated to open in Winnipeg’s… Read […]

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The search for a Billy Elliot to begin

So you think you can play Billy Elliot? In October, the Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre, in partnership with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet, will begin the search for a talented young performer to play the titular role in the January 2016 production of the hit musical Billy Elliot. Directed by Royal […]

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Former Bomber pleads guilty to fraud charges

An ex-Winnipeg Blue Bomber has admitted to a slew of fraud and forgery charges relating to an bogus scheme to build a hotel and recreational facility. David Lorne Pitcher, 46, pleaded guilty Tuesday to 17 total offences in which victims lost more than $5 million between 2007 and 2012. He […]

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