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Winnipeg man killed in long weekend boating accident

A 40-year-old Winnipeg man is dead after the boat he was driving crashed on the Lee River Sunday afternoon.

RCMP said he was on the water near the Cape Coppermine boat launch in the RM of Lac du Bonnet when it happened. 74 more words


Manito Ahbee Festival wraps up with International Pow Wow

The 13th annual Manito Ahbee Festival went out with a bang on Sunday afternoon.

Over 800 dancers packed the RBC Convention Centre in traditional Indigenous wear during the International Pow Wow event. 159 more words


Drugs, weapons seized during searches in Winnipeg and East St. Paul

The RCMP and Winnipeg’s Drug Enforcement Unit seized over $100,000 in drugs, along with weapons and ammunition, during two separate searches on Friday.

The Tactical Support Team helped execute search warrants at a pair of residences in the East St. 138 more words


A Visit to the Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Canada celebrated it’s 150th Birthday this past summer. Since it’s birth, there has been an incredible amount of progress within our country. There has also been a lot of struggles, hardships and injustices. 516 more words

Long-time wooden furniture builder Henry Dyck to retire after 26 years at St. Norbert market

For over a quarter century, Henry Dyck has sat in the same corner of the St. Norbert Farmers’ Market selling wooden furniture.

The 81-year-old drives in from Steinbach every year to attend the markets. 381 more words


Cut-A-Thon raises funds for man's best friend

Stylists with Urban Crush Salon put their skills to the test during a charity cut-a-thon which kicked off Saturday afternoon.

For 24 straight hours the team cut, styled and blow dried hair in support of Spirit of Hope Rescue. 526 more words


Blog: Winnipeg Whiteout – An Opportunity to Change the Perception

IPAC Chat is a monthly series prepared by members of the board of the Manitoba regional group of the Institute of Public Administration of Canada. 536 more words