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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Beautiful day, and week, ahead

Those who have booked time off work this week are probably feeling pretty good about their decision. Another gorgeous day outside is in store for Winnipeg and the surrounding area today, with a mix of sun and cloud and a high of 26 C expected. Tonight’s low is 11 C. […]

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New weather stations in works

Following a second major Assiniboine River flood in just over three years, the province has announced it will purchase dozens of new automated weather stations to boost its flood-predicting capabilities. The new weather stations were recommended more than a year ago by a panel reviewing the Read More

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