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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Katz changes listing on Ariz. home

Mayor Sam Katz no longer lists his Arizona home as a primary residence. Since 2013, Katz’s home in the Windgate Ranch neighbourhood of Scottsdale, a Phoenix suburb, was listed as a primary residence. The status allowed Winnipeg’s mayor to claim a US$600-a-year tax credit as an Arizona Read More

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