Paddleboarding a way to cope with PTSD

BRANDON — Life was a thick fog for Trevor Petersen when he returned to Canada in 2007 after his seven-month tour of duty with the Canadian military in Afghanistan. The fog lasted several years for the Edmonton man, who took part in an unmanned aircraft project while in the war-torn […]

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Manitoba tribute for a Canadian icon

A Canadian hero is about to have a day named after him. The Manitoba government has proposed the August civic holiday be known as Terry Fox Day to honour the Winnipeg-born Fox, who was just 22 when he died in 1981 following his attempt to run across Canada in his […]

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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 360. EXTRA Winning number Wednesday for the main prize of $250,000 was 6732511. LOTTO 6/49 Winning numbers Wednesday were 13, 24, 25, 29, 43, Read More

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When it’s a criminal matter

For hockey fans who have watched in shock as teenage players and grown-up coaches have been charged with criminal offences, it’s the single question that just won’t go away. Where do you draw the line between hockey penalty and criminal penalty? Despite several well-publicized cases this year, Read More

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Sixth robbery suspect surrenders

WINNIPEG police report a sixth suspect in a strong-arm robbery near Polo Park earlier this month has turned himself in. The incident occurred July 12 at approximately 4 p.m., when three people (two women and a man, all 18 years old) were walking in the Omand’s Creek area under the […]

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Photo-radar refunds on way

Drivers are relieved they’ll get a refund after an administrative snafu resulted in their photo-radar speeding tickets being quashed. But they remain irked they were ticketed and saddled with hefty fines after recently passing through a Kenaston Boulevard construction zone. “I don’t deserve to Read More

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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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