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Winnipeg, MB R3T 2E5, Canada

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Study to probe reopening Dalnavert Museum

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:10:06 -0800

A capacity crowd turned out Saturday to support efforts to reopen Dalnavert Museum. In September 2013, the national heritage site was closed to the public. Later that fall, heritage and museum experts as well as volunteers from the museum formed a group to save it. This weekend they held their...

They took 'food off the stove'

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:09:55 -0800

Under a cloudy sky, clergy members chanted sombre hymns in memory of the millions of victims of the Ukrainian Holodomor, the Stalinist-era famine that ravaged the Eastern European country. In Winnipeg, descendants of Holodomor survivors who immigrated here filed forward with their families for

Like FATHER, like SON

Sun, 23 Nov 2014 00:09:20 -0800

Six months ago, Peter Scouras decided to update the Red Top Drive Inn, the iconic St. Boniface diner he runs in tandem with his mother, Vicky. The interior of the Red Top, at 219 St. Mary's Rd., hadn't been touched in years, Peter figured; at least not since 2007 -- the year John Scouras,

Winnipeg marks millions of victims in Ukraine's Holodomor

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 16:15:57 -0800

Under mild winter skies, clergy chanted somber hymns to the millions of victims in the Ukrainian Holodomor, Stalinist Soviet-era famine that altered the political landscape of the East European country. In Winnipeg, descendants of Holodomor survivors who immigrated here filed forward with their

Enstrom excused from practice before Jets take on Blues

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:09:11 -0800

Defenceman Toby Enstrom was missing from practice today but will be in the lineup Sunday afternoon when the Winnipeg Jets wind up a three-game stay at home with a 3:30 p.m. start against the St. Louis Blues (TSN3, TSN1290). Enstrom was just given a day off, coach Paul Maurice said after practice

Closing time: The hotel beverage room is slowly disappearing from the rural landscape

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 01:49:24 -0800

NOTRE DAME DE LOURDES -- Angelo Mondragon remembers growing up hanging around picket lines in California with his mom and dad, who were union organizers. His dad worked along side Cesar Chavez, the migrant farm worker who founded the Farm Workers Union in the United States, and who became that

Ticket apology another blow

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:26:03 -0800

An embattled Greg Selinger says he didn't mean to mislead the legislature more than two years ago when he denied accepting a free Winnipeg Jets ticket. In a rare act of contrition for a premier, Selinger apologized to his fellow MLAs Friday for "inadvertently" misleading a legislative committee

Fruit bats could be transmitting Ebola: researcher

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:25:58 -0800

The current Ebola virus killing thousands in West Africa could be transmitted by fruit bats that could be the Typhoid Mary of the deadly outbreak, according to a prominent Winnipeg-based researcher at the National Microbiology Laboratory. "And we have a suspicion that these bats are not only...

All Rinelle wanted was to keep her face hidden

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:25:28 -0800

The media horde, national and local alike, came galloping to a news conference Thursday afternoon; one unlike any I've attended, and hopefully never will again. Not that it didn't sound like a great story at the time. We were to witness the first public appearance of the teenager who, in the

Back lanes take a back seat

Sat, 22 Nov 2014 00:25:19 -0800

There will be no help for homeowners with back lanes this winter. The public works department says after reviewing the plowing situation, there is no viable alternative to how back lanes are plowed -- leaving homeowners on their own when it comes to clearing windrows from their

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