Lotteries

Lotto 6/49 Winning numbers Saturday for an estimated jackpot of $7,000,000 were 6, 16, 18, 30, 37 and 39. The bonus number was 7. The guaranteed prize-draw number (exact match only) was 11869761-03. “Ø Western 649 Winning numbers Saturday were 9, 26, 29, 35, 39 and 41. Bonus number was […]

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In Brief

Woman struck, killed A 28-year-old woman is dead after she was struck on Highway 10 while trying to flag down a vehicle. Swan River RCMP say the woman, from Minitonas, was walking along the highway shortly after midnight Saturday. As she stepped onto the road, she was hit by a […]

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Different kind of jam session

BY noon on Saturday, most developers at the Winnipeg Game Jam had seen enough bytes and were ready for bites. Breakfast was late, and hungry developers are not happy ones. Roughly 70 coders, designers, musicians and other professionals took part in a 48-hour session at the ACI Co-Working… Read More

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In Conversation with… Kimberley-Anne Johnson

On a recent Sunday, Kimberley-Anne Johnson (a.k.a. The Crazy Spider Lady) was standing behind the table of her booth at the Manitoba Reptile Breeders Expo holding out a tarantula that filled the palm of her hand while a five-year-old girl tentatively stroked its furry back. I have to admit it… […]

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Sending a child to camp can be a big step

As Crystal Davis can attest, parents are often more nervous than their kids when it comes to summer camp. Dropping off her six-year-old son, Michael, at Camp Arnes earlier this month, Davis lingered as Michael jetted off to play with a friend. “I had to force myself to leave. I’m […]

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Sinking sidewalk on Sargent Avenue

It looks like a baby sinkhole might be sprouting on Sargent Avenue. Sal Infantino has been remodelling a vacant building at 543 Sargent Ave., by completely stripping its interior and repurposing it as a mixed-use space with four apartments upstairs and office space on the main floor. After Read More

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Helping youth in a Variety of ways

Marni Yakubec has six good reasons to be thankful to Variety, the Children’s Charity of Manitoba. Yakubec’s six children, aged 21 to 11, have all benefited over the years from the charity whose mission is to help meet the tangible needs of children of all abilities in Manitoba. “Variety has […]

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