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Fallen Police and Peace Officers honoured at memorial in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — They stop to remember and reflect on the reality of their jobs, and those who have gone before them.

“We’re very fortunate that we haven’t lost an officer in recent past,” said Winnipeg Police Chief Devon Clunis. 379 more words


Child advocate fasts outside legislature in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG — The advocate for First Nations children in Manitoba has set up large teepees in the shadow of the legislature and is fasting to draw attention to the province’s “broken” child-welfare system. 502 more words


Manitoba budget could be hit by slowdown

WINNIPEG – Manitoba is not immune from the national economic slowdown and the provincial budget could take a hit, Finance Minister Greg Dewar said Tuesday. 332 more words


NDP stadium photo op violated election law, Manitoba Tories say

WINNIPEG — Manitoba’s Progressive Conservative Party is accusing the NDP government of violating election rules.

The party has asked the commissioner of elections to investigate a photo op that took place at Investors Group Field in 2011. 254 more words


Premier Greg Selinger’s approval rating stays in basement: Angus Reid

WINNIPEG – Greg Selinger remains the least popular premier in Canada, according to results of the Angus Reid Institute’s quarterly online survey.

Selinger’s approval rating ticked up one percentage point to 23 per cent in June, from 22 per cent in March. 132 more words


Tears and painful memories as Manitoba premier apologizes for aboriginal adoptions

WATCH ABOVE: Premier Greg Selinger delivered the apology in the provincial legislature following a ceremony for those who were caught up in the ’60s Scoop. … 318 more words


Manitoba's million-dollar government ads

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba government spent almost $1 million in the last fiscal year on signs and advertisements promoting its Steady Growth, Goods Jobs campaign. 350 more words