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    What's open in Winnipeg on Easter weekend

    What's open in Winnipeg on Easter weekend


    The Easter long weekend is here, bringing along warmer temperatures for...

    The Easter long weekend is here, bringing along warmer temperatures for Winnipeg.

    Winnipeg artists' collective nominated for $100,000 national prize

    Winnipeg artists' collective nominated for $100,000 national prize


    The Ephemerals — a collective made up of artists Jaimie Isaac, Niki Little and Jenny Western — were nominated for the 2019 Sobey Art Award this week. The award is open to Canadian artists 40 and...

    The Ephemerals — a collective made up of artists Jaimie Isaac, Niki Little and Jenny Western — were nominated for the 2019 Sobey Art Award this week. The award is open to Canadian artists 40 and under.

    Money collected through newcomer application fees far outstrips announced spending

    Money collected through newcomer application fees far outstrips announced spending


    The amount of money the province announced it was spending on newcomer services last week doesn’t reflect the total amount collected through fees from the provincial nominee...

    The amount of money the province announced it was spending on newcomer services last week doesn’t reflect the total amount collected through fees from the provincial nominee program.

    Cost of compost machinery too high for southern Manitoba communities

    Cost of compost machinery too high for southern Manitoba communities


    The high cost of large-scale compost machinery has pushed a trio of southern Manitoba communities not to renew a three-year pilot...

    The high cost of large-scale compost machinery has pushed a trio of southern Manitoba communities not to renew a three-year pilot program.

    Jets facing elimination in St. Louis after late goal stuns Bell MTS Place

    Jets facing elimination in St. Louis after late goal stuns Bell MTS Place


    The St. Louis Blues stole Game 5 on the road against the Winnipeg Jets Thursday night, thanks to a third-period surge capped by a winning goal in the dying seconds to take the series...

    The St. Louis Blues stole Game 5 on the road against the Winnipeg Jets Thursday night, thanks to a third-period surge capped by a winning goal in the dying seconds to take the series lead.

    New trial ordered for 2 men involved in $250K drug bust who argued charter rights were violated

    New trial ordered for 2 men involved in $250K drug bust who argued charter rights were violated


    Two Alberta men are headed back to court in connection with a bust involving more than $250,000 worth of drugs, almost two years after a Manitoba judge ruled police had violated their charter...

    Two Alberta men are headed back to court in connection with a bust involving more than $250,000 worth of drugs, almost two years after a Manitoba judge ruled police had violated their charter rights.

    RCMP looking for missing woman in northern Manitoba

    RCMP looking for missing woman in northern Manitoba


    The RCMP are asking for help looking for a 23-year-old woman who they said may be in the Thompson, Nelson House or Flin Flon...

    The RCMP are asking for help looking for a 23-year-old woman who they said may be in the Thompson, Nelson House or Flin Flon areas.

    Cyclist says he was doused with pepper spray after he asked officer to turn high beams off

    Cyclist says he was doused with pepper spray after he asked officer to turn high beams off


    A Winnipeg cyclist says a police officer pepper-sprayed him in the face moments after he asked the officer to turn his vehicle's high-beam headlights off. Now Manitoba's police watchdog is...

    A Winnipeg cyclist says a police officer pepper-sprayed him in the face moments after he asked the officer to turn his vehicle's high-beam headlights off. Now Manitoba's police watchdog is investigating.

    Home-ice advantage 'doesn't seem as powerful,' coach says as Jets come back to Winnipeg with series tied

    Home-ice advantage 'doesn't seem as powerful,' coach says as Jets come back to Winnipeg with series tied


    Fans might think the Jets have all the momentum coming home after winning the last two games against the Blues in St. Louis, but no one was hearing that from the Winnipeg coach and players...

    Fans might think the Jets have all the momentum coming home after winning the last two games against the Blues in St. Louis, but no one was hearing that from the Winnipeg coach and players Thursday.

    Annual cycling event Ciclovia put on hold

    Annual cycling event Ciclovia put on hold


    After a 10-year run the annual Winnipeg cycling event, Ciclovia, is being put on hold this year, an organizer...

    After a 10-year run the annual Winnipeg cycling event, Ciclovia, is being put on hold this year, an organizer says.

    New tourism strategy aims to bring 2 million more visitors to Manitoba annually by 2022

    New tourism strategy aims to bring 2 million more visitors to Manitoba annually by 2022


    The provincial government, along with Travel Manitoba and the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce, unveiled a plan Thursday to increase the number of visitors to the province, setting a goal of seeing tourism spending in the province rise to $2.2 billion in...

    The provincial government, along with Travel Manitoba and the Manitoba Chambers of Commerce, unveiled a plan Thursday to increase the number of visitors to the province, setting a goal of seeing tourism spending in the province rise to $2.2 billion in the next three years.

    Arrest made in killing of Yazan Alhorani at Ramallah Café

    Arrest made in killing of Yazan Alhorani at Ramallah Café


    A man has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the death of Yazan Alhorani, the young man killed at the Ramallah Café on Monday...

    A man has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in the death of Yazan Alhorani, the young man killed at the Ramallah Café on Monday night.

    Former Winnipeg Blue Bomber charged in murder of 5-year-old in Las Vegas

    Former Winnipeg Blue Bomber charged in murder of 5-year-old in Las Vegas


    A Las Vegas judge expressed shock Tuesday at the severity of injuries found on a five-year-old girl whose death led to murder and felony child abuse charges against her 25-year-old mother and the mother's former professional football player...

    A Las Vegas judge expressed shock Tuesday at the severity of injuries found on a five-year-old girl whose death led to murder and felony child abuse charges against her 25-year-old mother and the mother's former professional football player boyfriend.