Teen hockey players facing assault charges

Two female youth hockey players are facing charges following an investigation into a minor hockey disturbance in Stonewall earlier this year. The charges stem from an alleged assault of the referees during a bantam minor hockey league championship game between Stonewall and Lake Manitoba First Read More

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Another arrest made in Omand’s Creek robbery

Winnipeg police have made another arrest in the strong-arm robbery near the Polo Park Shopping Centre earlier this month. The incident occurred on July 12 when three people (two females and a male, all 18-years-old) were walking to the creek area under the railway bridge east of Empress Street Read […]

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Child’s death being treated as homicide

Peguis RCMP are investigating the death of a little girl last week as a homicide. On July 17, a 21-month-old girl in medical distress was brought to the Percy E. Moore Hospital in Hodgson, Man. She eventually succumbed to her injuries later that day. The infant’s name will not be […]

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Firefighter hurt battling blaze in N.K. garage

A Winnipeg firefighter suffered minor injuries following an overnight garage fire in North Kildonan. The fire occurred in a detached garage at the first 100 block of St. Moritz Road at around 1:40 a.m. this morning. The initial investigation revealed the blaze started from a faulty battery… Read More

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City police, RCMP missing the mark?

It would seem like a death wish: confronting authority and putting them in the position of having to open fire. Yet the majority of so-called “bad guys” who’ve been on the receiving end of a police bullet in Manitoba have lived to tell the tale. A Free Press analysis shows […]

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