MTYP hires new artistic director

Manitoba Theatre for Young People has appointed Pablo Felices-Luna as its new artistic director. Felices-Luna, who since 2007 was artistic director of St. Catharine Ont.’s Carousel Players, will take up his post Nov. 15. He succeeds Derek Aasland, who resigned in early May. The father of Read More

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Kilcona Park could get $30-million upgrade

A $30-million redevelopment is being proposed for the Kilcona Park/Harbour View recreation complex. Plans released this morning call for a dramatic overhaul that includes rebuilding many of the structures at Harbour View, including the wooden tower; fencing and relocating areas of the off-leash Read More

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Dangerous offender’s appeal unsuccessful

They aren’t hearing any new cases during the summer break, but judges at Manitoba’s highest court have been busy catching up on paperwork with a series of noteworthy decisions. The biggest involves a career Manitoba criminal who was given the rare declaration of dangerous offender — a… Read More

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Chiefs in line with online disclosure

Several Manitoba chiefs say they have no problem posting their salaries and band finances online. But most say they haven’t done it yet, despite a deadline Tuesday set by a new federal disclosure law. All 633 of Canada’s First Nations were to have posted their chiefs’ and councils’ salaries… Read […]

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