Fringe festival on record pace, so far

The Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival is on a record attendance pace through the first weekend of performances. The 27th annual fringe-athon has registered 50 sellouts, and on Saturday set a new one-day high of 10,714 tickets sold. Five days into the 12-day event, sales stand at 40,054 tickets. Read More

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Motorcycle crash kills Steinbach businessman

A well-known Steinbach businessman died in a motorcycle collision Monday in Saskatchewan. John Friesen, the owner of Friesen Drillers, lost control of his motorcycle and crashed near Maple Creek, Sask., about 6:30 p.m., say RCMP. The 63-year-old was travelling westbound on Highway 1 when the Read More

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Ryan Adams in town Oct. 12

Ryan Adams will bring his new self-titled album to the Burton Cummings Theatre on Oct. 12 as part of a North American run of dates this fall. Tickets range in price from $47.25 to $63.50 and go on sale Friday, July 25 via Ticketmaster. Adams’ 14th studio album and first […]

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