Man jailed for cop threats

BRANDON — A 32-year-old man is going to jail for threatening to beat up a police officer and defile his daughter after he was arrested for being impaired. Virgil Glen Shingoose pleaded guilty to several charges in Brandon provincial court Monday, netting a 60-day jail sentence and a two-year… Read […]

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Accused’s allegations similar to brother’s

A Winnipeg man is facing charges for his alleged role in a massive cross-border drug-trafficking ring — just a few years after his younger brother got out of jail for participating in an international weapons-smuggling scam. It’s a strange tale involving one family and two entirely separate Read More

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Man pleads guilty in 2012 death of male model

A man has taken the fall in connection with the fatal shooting of a well-liked, up-and-coming Winnipeg male model. But exactly who pulled the trigger of the .22-calibre handgun used to tragically end Johnathen Felix’s life may never be known. Derek Merrick, 21, has pleaded guilty to… Read More

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Greaves returning to Bombers lineup

Offensive lineman Chris Greaves was back at his job full-time today and looks like he’s headed for a return to action this week when his Winnipeg Blue Bombers meet the Hamilton Tiger-Cats Thursday at McMaster University’s Ron Joyce Stadium. Greaves took regular reps today at left Read More

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Build-first strategy bearing fruit

It’s taken a while, but their gamble is starting to pay off for several local developers who went ahead with the construction of new industrial buildings before any tenants had been signed up. Saults & Pollard Real Estate Ltd. now has one confirmed 15,000-square-foot tenant for its Read More

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Crash kills Flin Flon man

One man is dead and another is in hospital after a single-vehicle collision occurred near the Snow Creek bridge in the RM of Snow Lake. Snow Lake RCMP said in a release officers responded to a collision on Highway 392 after 11 a.m., but were not sure exactly when the […]

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