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  1. Star blanket mural will help Indigenous people reclaim urban spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... on the first day of work and covered in primer, "and recognize the hope that's here." Located at the University of Winnipeg, the building houses Education programs and the Wii Chii Waakanak Learning Centre, where Indigenous education and cultural ...

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  2. Weekend of meth busts include crazed man with machetes taped to armsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A mega-meth weekend in Winnipeg included three separate incidents involving the drug that police say has become a scourge in Winnipeg. It began Friday just after 7 a.m. when a man coming down from methamphetamine with machetes taped to his arms in a residential area was outside yelling at police to shoot him.

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  3. Winnipeg street named after residential school architect an...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    The current plaque that marks the creation of Bishop Grandin Boulevard, which was named after the famous Roman Catholic priest and bishop in 1978. Winnipeg city council has heard a request to strip Bishop Grandin Boulevard of its name because the busy street is named after an architect of residential schools.

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  4. Bemidji boys win 31st annual Kenora Bass InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Kenora Daily Miner and News

    ... Pavilion Saturday, Aug. 11 at the 31st annual Kenora Bass International. Siemens and his partner Mark Tully of Winnipeg finished in 5th place with a combined weight of 50.31lbs. Photos by Ryan Stelter/Daily Miner and News Jamie Bruce of Kenora holds ...

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  5. Ontario teams top Surrey-hosted U19 softball nationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... A third White Rock squad, the Renegades '02, are also taking a run at a national title this week. The team is in Winnipeg at U16 nationals, where they enter the tournament as B.C.'s top seed. The U16s first hit the field Wednesday morning against ...

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  6. Donation made to Rally Point Retreat that helps those with PTSDRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 8 | Nova News Now

    ... Grundy's have been kept busy. "We've been fulltime since November," said Johan, with guests from Northern Ontario, Winnipeg, Manitoba, and from throughout Nova Scotia. One guest has come back this summer to help out with projects around the house. ...

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  7. Pair arrested with thousands in opioids, other drugs, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    Two people from Kenora face numerous drug trafficking charges after they were arrested with close to $7,000 worth of drugs, including various opioids, on Saturday afternoon, Winnipeg police saya . Officers came across a 29-year-old man and 26-year-old woman standing beside a parked car in the area of Sargent Avenue and Furby Street at about 1 p.m. As officers approached the vehicle, they noticed a canister of bear spray and a knife inside.

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  8. Obstacles That Shape Us: How vulnerability helped heal Winnipeg boxerRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... kind of the way I grew up and my dad was like that." At one of his worst points, he ran a hair and tanning salon in Winnipeg which allowed him to store thousands of dollars worth of cocaine. "When I was 26 I was a train wreck, on the outside I would ...

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  9. Guest Column: In Greyhounda s wake, gova t should stay off the busRead the original story

    Yesterday | Medincine Hat News

    ... As Greyhound pulls out on Oct. 31, Kasper Transportation Service will step in with trips from Thunder Bay to Winnipeg, Winnipeg to Thompson, and Winnipeg to Prince Albert (with stops in Regina and Saskatoon). The company also plans to offer regular ...

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  10. Run raises funds for hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... a positive experience," Jabusch says. "That's the reward I get from helping to organize this event." "I've found Winnipeg is what we know it to be: very friendly, very welcoming and people are very generous," she says. THE following is a list of ...

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  11. 'It's just surreal': Woman awoken by shotgun blast through condo windowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Miranda Conn and her boyfriend were awoken early Sunday by the sound of a shotgun firing into their Cathedral Avenue condo window. A Winnipeg woman who woke up to the sound of gunfire coming through one of her windows early Sunday thinks she was the victim of a shooter who had the wrong address.

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  12. 'The dialogue is global: Agencies propose federal e-safety czar to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | National Post

    ... the strategy," adding it would be premature to comment on specific recommendations. Goodale recently visited the Winnipeg-based Canadian Centre for Child Protection. In February, his department announced funding to help the centre further develop a ...

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  13. Federal safety 'e-czar' could help protect children from online sexual exploitation: expertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    ... the strategy," adding it would be premature to comment on specific recommendations. Goodale recently visited the Winnipeg-based Canadian Centre for Child Protection. In February, his department announced funding to help the centre further develop a ...

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  14. The Small Glories in Victoria Aug. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Guardian

    The Small Glories, a folk/Americana duo from Winnipeg, Man., take to the Victoria Playhouse stage Aug. 13 for a 7:30 p.m. concert. - Contributed Victoria Playhouse will present folk powerhouse The Small Glories in concert on Monday, Aug. 13 beginning at 7:30 p.m. These two, veteran singer/songwriters immediately established a buzz around their tight harmonies, authenticity, visceral live performances and equally well-matched guitar prowess.

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  15. Record-breaking temperatures to continue across southern ManitobaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    The forecast high is 38 degrees Celsius in Winnipeg, which would top the old record set back in 1972 of 35 degrees. Environment Canada's David Baggaley told 680 CJOB that Winnipeg was only one of 10 records across Manitoba that were busted open.

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  16. Outage cuts power to approximately 3,400 customers in southwest WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | CBC News

    Thousands of people are being forced to go without air conditioning on one of the hottest days of the year, thanks to a power outage in southwest Winnipeg. At about 1:20 p.m. Saturday, Manitoba Hydro tweeted they are responding to an outage affecting approximately 3,400 customers.

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  17. Forgotten Moorhead mural may get new homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Star Tribune

    ... of an oft-traveled journey in the 19th century made by traders tramping back and forth between St. Paul and Winnipeg, Manitoba. "It wasn't something that was depicting life in Europe or something in the Southwest," he said. "It was depicting ...

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  18. Donate non-perishables at the Peachfest paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... local food banks. As the parade moves north on Main Street from Eckhardt Avenue, then left on Wade Avenue, right on Winnipeg and a left on to Lakeshore Drive (ending at the SS Sicamous) - onlookers are asked to pass along their donations to the ...

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  19. Citizen scientists volunteer to help protect the health of Lake WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | CBC News

    Down a bumpy road between fields of canola, near the junction of Cooks Creek and Edie Creek, Peter Williams drives his car toward the site of a major experiment in citizen science. The site, near Dugald in the Rural Municipality of Springfield, is one of more than 100 locations across the Lake Winnipeg basin.

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  20. Winnipeg's $10M question is more about politicking than Portage and MainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 11 | CBC News

    ... not decades, thus those same residents should have a say on whether the city goes forward with its bid. Last month, Winnipeg's council also voted to hold a referendum , on whether to open the intersection of Portage Avenue and Main Street to ...

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