Back on track to Churchill

PASSENGER rail service between Gillam and Churchill is finally back on track. Six weeks after a derailment forced rail service to shut down, a Via Rail Canada train was scheduled to leave Gillam bound for the land of polar bears and belugas at 11:30 p.m. Friday night. The first train […]

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Steinbach teen missing

Steinbach RCMP are requesting the help of the public in locating Cashala Krahn, 14, of the Steinbach area. She was last seen on Thursday in the Steinbach area. She is described as 5’4 tall, 150 lbs, with short blond, wavy hair, and Caucasian in appearance. Krahn resides in the Steinbach […]

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Pallister loses PST legal challenge

Brian Pallister has lost his PST legal challenge. Court of Queen’s Bench Judge Kenneth Hanssen said in a written decision today that despite Pallister’s argument, there is no constitutional right to a referendum in Canada. “Mr. Pallister argues that by increasing the RST… Read More

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Teen sexually assaulted by man on bike

A 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted Tuesday night in the North End by a man on a mountain bike. The girl was walking in the area of Dufferin Avenue and Salter Street at about 10:30 p.m. when a male riding a dark-coloured mountain bike approached her and started to talk […]

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