Police issue alert for missing woman

Police report they are concerned for the well-being of a missing 37-year-old woman, Barbara Miranda Leask. She may be in the company of Philip Junior Lathlin. Leask was last seen Friday at about 9:30 p.m. near the intersection of St. Anne’s Road and Hindley Street. Leask is 5-2, approximately… Read […]

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Grey day ahead

The good news is the drizzle will end this morning. The bad news is Sunday will stay cloudy, clearing only after the weekend is over. The high today is 22 C. The low is 11 C. Once skies clear overnight, the weather shifts for the better. The work week is […]

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Beacon shone from atop Bay building

There seems to be no end of interesting historical tidbits about the Bay’s downtown store. I recently stumbled across something called the Great Beacon, the strongest light in the British Empire, which shone from atop the store in the early 1930s. It was equal parts advertising gimmick and… Read More

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Today’s Horoscope

MOON ALERT We have the all clear today to do business (whether $10 or $10 million) and make important decisions until 7:30 p.m. The moon is in Leo. ARIES (March 21-April 19) Today you want to do something stimulating in your social life. You want fun and excitement. Accept spontaneous […]

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Tell MD your husband is not taking meds

Dear Miss Lonelyhearts: My husband is a weird guy when he’s feeling well. He’s even weirder when he’s not. While he takes medication for his bipolar situation, he confesses he misses his highs. I had a sneaking suspicion he’d been skipping pills or he was cutting in half his medications […]

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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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