IBEW Local Union 2034

1563 Pembina Highway
Winnipeg, MB R3T 2E5, Canada

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Committee wants trail developed on Seine River

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:41:54 -0700

Residents will soon be able to explore the heart of Winnipeg from the banks of the Seine River. The public works committee authorized the administration to find funds to develop a trail along the Seine, going north from John Bruce Park. The proposal, from St. Vital councillor Brian Mayes, is to

Father who severely sexually assaulted daughters declared dangerous offender

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:10:23 -0700

A Winnipeg father who subjected his daughters to years of sadistic sexual abuse has been declared a dangerous offender and sentenced to an indefinite prison term. The man, 49, cannot be identified and most details of the crimes he committed against the girls starting around the time they were

Goats, not cows, the right fit for dairy farm

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:06:48 -0700

MINTO -- If Red River College ever looks to amend its journalism program, it might want to add "tour a goat farm" to the curriculum. Barely two minutes in, my tour of the Oak Island Acres Goat Dairy near Minto found me in a tug-of-war with a goat trying to eat my reporter's notebook. "They love

Girl mauled to death on way home

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:06:21 -0700

Raquelle Tssessaze had received her yellow stripe in taekwondo only days before and was proud to show up at her regular class Tuesday night and relive the experience with her clubmates. Tragically, the 10-year-old girl never made it home after class. The resident of Lac Brochet died Tuesday

Proposed legislation takes aim at poachers

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 11:06:10 -0700

Convicted poachers would see additional penalties -- paying restitution for the fish or animals they killed illegally -- under new legislation to be tabled today by Conservation and Water Stewardship Minister Gord Mackintosh. Mackintosh said the bill, the Fish and Wildlife Restitution Act, will

Suspect charged after Pacific Avenue death

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:14:53 -0700

A young Winnipeg man now facing a murder charge in a recent fatal shooting has a history of firearms-related convictions and was banned from owning or possessing guns. Winnipeg police said today that Tristan Stewart Bradburn, 21, will face a second-degree murder charge in connection to a

The Royal Canadian Mint visits Portage La Prairie, MB to celebrate winner of the Canadian Arctic Expedition school ...

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 05:00:00 -0700

The Royal Canadian Mint visits Portage La Prairie, MB to celebrate winner of the Canadian Arctic Expedition school contest

New MTS fibre-optic network coming to Oakbank

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 04:00:00 -0700

Residents to benefit from MTS Ultimate TV and ultra-fast Internet speeds OAKBANK, MB , April 17, 2014 /CNW/ - MTS today announced that it will be expanding its fibre-to-the-home network, the MTS FiON ® ...

Judge's decision makes history

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:11:22 -0700

A Winnipeg woman was found not guilty Wednesday of second-degree murder for fatally stabbing her abusive husband in a historic Manitoba court proceeding that saw the judge's verdict was the first to be recorded and broadcast live to the general public. Cassandra Knott, 30, acted with reasonable

Grieving family demands answers

Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:11:09 -0700

Minutes after a baby's funeral took place, a family from Colombia demanded answers from Child and Family Services about why the infant died in its care -- and why the baby was seized in the first place. Matias De Antonio, who was born on Feb. 24, died March 27, about a month after being placed

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