IBEW Local Union 435

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

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Support pours in for family devastated by farmhouse fire

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:55:38 -0800

KANE â Fire investigators were at a levelled farmhouse sifting through the ashes. Beverley Eberhardt was sifting through memories of her four lost grandchildren in nearby Morden. And, quietly, the community that surrounds Doralee Eberhardt and Jake Froese were making ready a new home for them...

More complaints on 311 reported

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:03:25 -0800

Winnipeg's civic leaders rolled out 311 as a dial-in service to fix neighbourhood nuisances but lots of people are panning it instead. A Free Press story about one St. Vital man's woes with the phone service not only illustrated problems exposed in a recent audit, but also uncovered dozens of

Strong support amid the grief

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:05:53 -0800

KANE -- Fire investigators were at a levelled farmhouse sifting through the ashes Thursday. Beverley Eberhardt was sifting through memories of her four lost grandchildren in nearby Morden. And, quietly, the community that surrounds Doralee Eberhardt and Jake Froese was making ready a new home

Eating, feeling well: Teen seeks to change attitudes about health

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:04:47 -0800

Earlier in the school year, Shannon Furness's Grade 12 class at Stonewall Collegiate Institute was asked to track their calories. "The teacher opened up MyFitnessPal and said, 'OK, write down what you've eaten for the last week and add up your calories,' " Furness tells me over coffee. "I just

Commission tackles issue of service dogs

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:04:36 -0800

DISABLED people with service dogs still face confusion and confrontation when trying to eat at restaurants, take taxis or even rent apartments. And businesses stuck refereeing conflicts between customers want better rules. That's the upshot of a series of public consultations on service animals

Driver in stolen vehicle dies after pursuit

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 01:04:27 -0800

A man driving a stolen vehicle being pursued by Winnipeg police inside the city limits -- and then outside the city by the police helicopter -- has died from severe injuries after a crash in Headingley. Police say the 44-year-old man was rushed to hospital after the vehicle hit a ditch on

Vice grip: Liquor & Lotteries HQ a daunting choice

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:18:58 -0800

Ideally, Winnipeg would be one of those fast-growing cities where developers compete for downtown space to build highrise residential towers and office buildings. In reality, Manitoba's capital is a slow-growth city with an oversized and underdeveloped downtown. Since the late 1990s, its

Growing Older Feb. 27

Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:03:39 -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

Artis Releases 2014 Annual Results: GBV Increases to $5.5 Billion, AFFO Payout Ratio Improves to 87.8%

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 14:00:00 -0800

Today Artis Real Estate Investment Trust issued its financial results and achievements for the three and twelve months ended December 31, 2014. All amounts are in thousands of Canadian dollars, unless ...

Canadians Invited to get in on the Excitement of the FIFA Women’s World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:53:48 -0800

The FIFA Women’s World Cup 2015™ is set to kick off on June 6, but fans can get a taste of what’s to come when the FIFA Women’s World Cup™ Trophy Tour by Coca-Cola launches its two-month, 12-city tour starting April 1 in Ottawa.

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