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Movies in Morden Remember the good old days, when a summer night was often spent watching a flick at the drive-in theatre? Take a drive with the top down — or maybe just the windows — about 90 minutes south of Winnipeg to Morden, where dusk on the weekend means […]

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Sunday horoscope july 13

MOON ALERT We have the all clear today to do business (whether $10 or $10 million) and make important decisions. The moon is in Aquarius. ARIES (March 21-April 19) You are so articulate today! Look for opportunities to make money through sales, acting, teaching, writing or persuading others Read More

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Plaza honours Hong Kong veterans

George Peterson of Arden Avenue survived the Battle of Hong Kong and four years in enemy hands. On Saturday, at age 93, he unveiled the Arden Seven Commemorative Plaza on behalf of his friends and comrades. The plaza, located at Jules Mager Park in St. Vital at River Road and […]

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RCMP probe suspected cases of animal abuse

A nine-month-old puppy had its throat slit open with its trachea exposed and a three-month-old puppy was trying to survive with a broken leg. Both dogs, now in the care of D’Arcy’s A.R.C. (Animal Rescue Centre), were found in the RM of Hanover. The RCMP in St. Pierre-Jolys are investigating […]

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Bullet hits crop-dusting plane

A Manitoba pilot is thankful to be alive after an angry property owner opened fire on his crop duster and nearly shot him out of the sky. The 36-year-old was flying the Air Tractor 402 Wednesday morning near Fortier in the RM of Portage la Prairie, spraying fungicide over a […]

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Audit aftermath

So where do we go from here? Actually, before we go there, an admission. I didn’t believe city council could summon the collective wisdom — or the numbers — to actually send the city down the historic, unmapped road rarely travelled that it’s on. They wouldn’t have if Mayor Sam […]

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Story of the stones

ST. LAURENT — Native elders want the province to perform conductivity tests to help determine whether suspicious stones in a farm field mark an ancient burial site of Sioux people. Relying on oral history, the elders believe the stones indicate Sioux graves and may also point to a site where […]

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