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  1. Near-record cold in WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | GlobalNews

    ... this morning at the Winnipeg airport. The Forks only got down to -23.8A . Other notable cold spots in southern Manitoba were Dauphin (-30.7A ), Swan River (-31.8A ) and Berens River (-34A ), which was the coldest place in the province today. Some ...

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  2. Food prices for staples such as milk are higher in the north due to transportation costs.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    ... released. Food in remote communities is more expensive due to the high cost of transportation. A 2010 University of Manitoba presentation reported the cost of nutritious and necessary foods such as dairy products, grains and proteins was 60 per cent ...

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  3. Liquidate Canad Inns: receiverRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    ... Canad Inns in 1999 for $5 million. The Winnipeg-based hotel and entertainment company owns more than 10 hotels in Manitoba and North Dakota, the Tavern United pub, Garbonzo's Pizza Pub and the Metropolitan Entertainment Centre. In its notice of ...

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  4. Winnipeg firefighters battle the extreme cold, with temperatures nearing - 30 C as well as the fire.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A fire that started in an attached garage did heavy damage to a home on Payment Street off of Grandmont Boulevard early Wednesday morning. Winds spread the fire to the roof of the house next door.

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  5. Shooting in Winnipeg leaves window, wall damagedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    The shots were fired in the 200 block of Furby Street, in the city's West Broadway neighbourhood, just before 1 a.m.

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  6. Rent-to-own practices in Canada would be illegal in parts of U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... price breakdown so that customers can see the total cost of a 12- or 18-month term. The same detail is absent from Manitoba ads. "Rent-to-own operators operate on a thin margin, a fact that often goes unnoticed," the Aaron's statement reads in part. ...

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  7. Bowman faces long learning curveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... not lead them. "Young people are close to taking things into their own hands," an acting chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs said following a shooting incident in Winnipeg. If anything is clear, it's Winnipeg's new mayor faces a very long ...

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  8. Plan for new suburb gets endorsement from city hallRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The master plan for a new suburb in northwest Winnipeg was endorsed by city hall Tuesday but not before questions were raised about the impact on city services. The property and development committee accepted the precinct plan for the 68.8-hectare suburb, north of Leila Avenue and west of McPhillips Street, known simply as Precinct E. But Coun.

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  9. City hall roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to refineries in Eastern Canada. The Energy East project calls for the construction of new stretches of pipeline in Manitoba and the conversion of existing natural gas pipelines to carry bitumen. City officials are concerned a potential spill south ...

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  10. Kings snap five-game skidRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Tyler Garrioch's second-period hat trick helped the Dauphin Kings snap out of a five-game losing skid on Tuesday. The Kings defeated the Neepawa Natives 5-3 at Dauphin's Credit Union Place in the lone game in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League last night.

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  11. Mary Ware named Artist of the Month at Bonham City HallRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

    ... Arts Center located at 200 West 5th Street, Bonham, Texas to see more of Mary's work. Mary was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. "I've been involved in the arts pretty much all my life," Ware explains. "starting with ballet at the age of six and ...

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  12. The receiver of an investment fund has asked to recoup costs from Canad Inns.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Canad Inns in 1999 for $5 million. The Winnipeg-based hotel and entertainment company owns more than 10 hotels in Manitoba and North Dakota, as well as Tavern United pub, Garbonzo's Pizza Pub and the Metropolitan Entertainment Centre. In its notice ...

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  13. Canadian Museum for Human Rights set to open in Winnipe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Xtra!

    Armando Perla fled to Canada 14 years ago from war-torn El Salvador after he was targeted for opening a clinic to teach his fellow countrymen and -women about their constitutional human rights. Now, the researcher and curator at the first national museum to open in Canada since 1967 is about to help educate people about human rights on a scale he could never have imagined all those years ago as an activist in Central America.

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  14. City endorses plan for 'Precinct E' while questions are raised about costs for servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The master plan for a new suburb in northwest Winnipeg was endorsed by city hall Tuesday but not before questions were raised about the impact on city services. The property and development committee accepted the precinct plan for the 170-acre suburb, north of Leila Avenue and west of McPhillips Street, known simply as Precinct E. But Coun.

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  15. Ice on Lake MichiganRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | WOODTV.com

    Ice is already forming in Green Bay. Lake Winnibago is already frozen over. It's the earliest ice on record on the Great Lakes .

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  16. Calgary musician Michael Bernard Fitzgerald still thinking big with new tourRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Canada.com

    We're talking about his upcoming string of Canadian dates, including a Friday night, hometown Jubilee Auditorium show, that is dubbed #WAYTOOBIG #WAYTOOLOUD. In keeping with the musician's penchant for making his shows an event, it is a massive undertaking that will feature 500 musicians and performers of other disciplines over the four-day run.

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  17. Manitoba Hydro to begin expropriating land for Bipole III hydro transmission lineRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... how many landowners it may have to expropriate. A Hydro spokesman could not immediately be reached late Tuesday. Manitoba Hydro has set a target of 2018 to complete the transmission line. The corporation says the project is essential to enhance the ...

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  18. Crocus wants to recoup costs from Canad InnsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... company itself and LRC Holding Corp. The Winnipeg-based hotel and entertainment company owns more than 10 hotels in Manitoba and North Dakota, as well as Tavern United pub, Garbonzo's Pizza Pub and the Metropolitan Entertainment Centre. In its ...

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  19. CancerCare Manitoba setting up a virtual cancer hub to guide patients after diagnosisRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... will soon have access to a new service to help them navigate the health care system. Early next month, CancerCare Manitoba will open a new "cancer hub" to assist patients in obtaining tests and treatments promptly. The service will begin by focusing ...

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  20. Nadia Myre wins the 2014 Sobey Art AwardRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... award. The announcement was made last week during a gala event held at the Winnipeg Art Gallery in Winnipeg, Manitoba, hosted by Paul Kennedy of CBC Ideas. The Award was presented to the winning artist by the 2013 Sobey winner, Duane Linklater. ...

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