IBEW Local Union 435

214-301 Weston Street
Winnipeg, MB R3E 3H4, Canada

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Donated coins buy Christmas cheer

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:11:14 -0800

On the fifth day of Christmas, the Louis Riel School Division gave to the community -- not five golden rings, but a pallet full of coins for the hungry. That's because the generous and community-spirited students in the division in southeast Winnipeg came together once again on Thursday for its

Repair-plant blast leaves two workers injured

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:11:00 -0800

A N explosion struck a Winnipeg engine-repair plant on Thursday while workers were repairing a leak, sending two men to hospital with burns, the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) said. It was the second accident in four months at the StandardAero plant No. 3 on Sargent Avenue. The WFPS

Police-union president supports probe

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:10:39 -0800

The new president of Winnipeg's police union -- one of the first entities to call for an RCMP investigation of the city's police headquarters -- supports his predecessor's assertion independent law enforcement scrutiny of the troubled project is warranted. Moe Sabourin, Winnipeg Police

Manitoba lags behind other provinces in organ donations

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:10:16 -0800

Brian Shave wouldn't be alive today if it weren't for someone else's heart beating inside his chest. In April, the Winnipeg man had to miss the birth of his daughter, Sienna, because he was in Ottawa awaiting surgery he desperately needed. "It was scary," said his wife, Jenn Irving.

Province OK's in-store brewing

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 07:09:40 -0800

The owner of Moonshiners Unlimited says he'll raise a glass of homemade hooch to the fact the Manitoba government is finally going to allow in-store wine- and beer-making. Mineral Resources Minister David Chomiak, who is also responsible for liquor and gaming control, is expected to announce

Humane society CEO will make his exit

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 06:13:05 -0800

WINNIPEG Humane Society CEO Bill McDonald’s life has gone to the dogs during the past 13 years. And cats. And bunnies. And rats, guinea pigs and snakes. That’s all about to change as McDonald has submitted his resignation and will serve his last day at the humane society on Jan. 23,...

Growing Older

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:13:19 -0800

Access River East offers the following (call 204-938-5000): individual counselling through A&O, 204-956-6440. Support groups: 204-940-2114, diabetes, first Tuesday 10-11 a.m.; caregivers, last Thursday, noon, 1590 Henderson Hwy., register; visually impaired, second Friday, 1:30-2:30 p.m., 1590


Fri, 19 Dec 2014 01:13:09 -0800

LiteracyWorks 1st holiday Pet Picture Contest. Details at www.litworks.ca. $12. Contest closes Jan. 16. Sir John Franklin Public School (Class of 1954-1955) 60th Kindergarten Reunion, Sept. 7 & 8, 2015. Information: Walter 204-467-5838, badgerw@mymts.net or Derek, 204-837-1290,

Mark Turman Appointed as Manager of Operations at Scootaround Inc.

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:22:10 -0800

Scootaround Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Turman to the position of Manager of Operations. (PRWeb December 19, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12403072.htm

Richard Kerr Appointed as Vice President Sales and Marketing at Scootaround Inc.

Fri, 19 Dec 2014 00:21:49 -0800

Scootaround Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard (Dick) Kerr to the position of Vice President, Sales and Marketing. (PRWeb December 19, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/12/prweb12403036.htm

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