Police forced to moo-ve cows off highway

Why did the cows cross the road? They were allowed to, that’s why. Brandon RCMP were forced to rustle up some cattle Wednesday when a herd of livestock found its way on the Trans-Canada Highway in the R.M. of North Cypress, about 35 kilometres east of Brandon. Police later determined […]

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New rules for rentals start soon

Renters and landlords will both see new protections when Manitoba’s Residential Tenancies Amendment Act comes into force Aug. 1. The new rules have been in the works for more than two years and are aimed at making rent increases more predictable and reducing red tape for landlords. “I think Read […]

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Warm, wet weekend in store for Winnipeg

There’s a good chance Winnipeg will see some shower activity over the next 48 hours. According to Environment Canada, there’s a 60 per cent chance of showers late this morning and into the afternoon, with a risk of a thunderstorm. Things should start to clear up mid-afternoon, Read More

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Woman drank self to death, man says

It’s a case shrouded in secrecy: A young woman is found dead inside a downtown apartment while police arrest a man on charges of forcible confinement and sexual assault. And while a homicide investigation is still ongoing, the Free Press has uncovered new details about the mysterious March Read More

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Temple happy to learn about return of urn

A Winnipeg Buddhist temple no longer needs to yearn for its urn. The community is happy about its return. The 136-kilogram (300 pounds) urn that was stolen from Huasing Buddhist temple will be returned after police found it Thursday afternoon. The urn, which is used for incense ceremonies, was Read […]

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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 Thursday was 689. EXTRA Winning number Thursday for the main prize of $250,000 was 1725618. LOTTO 6/49 Winning numbers Wednesday were 20, 29, 33, 35, 38, Read More

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