Salaries of First Nation leaders online

First Nation salaries for chiefs and council are now online for everyone to see. The Canadian Taxpayer Federation touted the public disclosure as its own victory in an announcement today that included the website link. News reports of chiefs taking in salaries of hundreds of thousands of… Read More

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Man found by firefighters identified

Winnipeg police have put a name to the man found by firefighters in a downtown apartment fire over the weekend. The incident occurred early Saturday morning, when emergency personnel responded to a fire call in the 100 block of Hargrave Street. Once inside, firefighters extinguished a small fire Read More

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Bid to air abduction sentencing

THE sentencing hearing for a Winnipeg man who abducted his two children and hid them in Mexico for four years may have a much larger audience when it concludes next month. Kevin Maryk will return to court on Aug. 22 to learn his fate after pleading guilty in one of […]

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West Nile still cause for concern

It’s been a quiet summer so far on the West Nile front, but provincial health officials are warning Manitobans not to let their guard down. The virus has not yet been detected in the province — or across Canada — so far this season, although it has shown up in […]

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