Police search for washroom peeper

A bizarre encounter in a Transcona store washroom has Winnipeg police searching for a suspicious man. The incident took place on Sunday at about 2:15 p.m. at a business on the 1500 block of Regent Avenue West. The initial investigation revealed that an unknown man entered the women’s Read More

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Missing Fairford woman found

The 10-day search for a Fairford, Man., woman is over. Gypsumville RCMP report that Jenny Dunsford has been safely located. The 24-year-old had been missing since June 27, when she was last seen in the North End area of Winnipeg. The RCMP would like to thank the Winnipeg Police Service […]

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Rain, wind likely this afternoon

A cool morning could make way for a wet afternoon in Winnipeg today. The forecast from Environment Canada for the capital region is calling for mainly sunny skies and a 60 per cent chance of showers this afternoon. The wind will also be part of the story, blowing from the […]

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Credit union boss raided safe: police

A former Winnipeg credit union manager has been accused of stealing tens of thousands in cold, hard cash from a safe. Aldin Amaca, 36, was formally charged Monday with theft over $5,000 from the Assiniboine Credit Union. ACU officials suspect Amaca stole nearly $170,000 from June 2010 to Dec. 6, […]

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Bit of optimism on flood front

The province has lowered its forecast for the amount of water headed east on the Assiniboine River, but not enough to eliminate the likelihood crews will need to breach the Hoop and Holler bend this week. The Assiniboine River’s crest is expected to arrive at the Portage Reservoir late Read […]

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Some ordered to leave; others wait

Residents of Delta Beach, on the southern shore of Lake Manitoba, seemed resigned to their fate Monday. Those living west of Highway 240 (16 permanent homes and 104 cottages) were issued a mandatory evacuation notice Sunday. Homeowners east of Highway 240 faced the grim reality they, too, would Read More

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Garden helps mental healing

They’re calling it the Miracle Garden at the Victoria General Hospital — part of a new wave of holistic health care spreading across North America — where staff and patients can breathe in some fresh air, hear the flow of the water wall and literally stop and smell the roses. […]

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