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  1. Sat2Read the original story

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... created the classics, like Hank Williams or the Rolling Stones, their songs make us... Mex Y Can Association of Manitoba Inc invites you to enjoy Cinco de Mayo: La batalla (The battle). This film takes you back to May 5th, 1862, when a few thousand ...

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  2. Love's life a Tragic TuneRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    James Bordass photo The Fifth circa mid-1968: Jimmy Grabowski , Ron Rene, Melvin Ksionzek, Doug Love and Vance Masters. Submitted photo BELOW: Love at his Ferry Road home with his half-sister, Marcia, his mother, Patricia, and his half-brother, Mark.

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  3. All eyes on rookie finance minister DewarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... Jennifer Howard and her predecessor Stan Struthers, who was the minister responsible for municipal government and Manitoba Hydro. In a blink of an eye, Dewar became Selinger's fourth finance minister since he became premier in 2009 after ...

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  4. Costly Error Dooms Sooners In Extra InningsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    The No. 23 University of Oklahoma baseball team fell to Sam Houston State, 4-3, in 11 innings in front of 1,385 at L. Dale Mitchell Park on Saturday afternoon.

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  5. Police say downtown death of elderly man was homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Police investigate a suspicious death at the parking garage at the corner of Hargrave Street and Ellice Avenue on Saturday. Police are treating as homicide the death of a man found in an alley early Saturday morning behind the new downtown Alt Hotel.

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  6. Gay Manitoba couple waits 41 years for m...Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | Xtra!

    Chris Vogel and Richard North say they're tired of waiting for the Manitoba government to acknowledge it discriminated against same-sex couples. Last month marked the 41st anniversary of Richard North and Chris Vogel's marriage, but the government of Manitoba doesn't see it that way.

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  7. The U.S. is lifting its embargo, but Cubans expect life will remain a struggle for survival.Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Like many Canadians, our first foray into Cuba was Varadero. The flight was direct from Winnipeg and the resort area was rumoured to have 20 kilometres of white-sand beaches.

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  8. Dartmouth's Alan O'Leary wins world senior curling silverRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    It wasn't the colour Alan O'Leary wanted but the Dartmouth skip is coming home with a medal from the men's world senior curling championship. American skip Lyle Sieg defeated O'Leary 9-4 to win the title.

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  9. Canada's Lois Fowler wins gold at women's world senior curling championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Canada's Lois Fowler defeated Italy's Fiona Simpson 6-2 on Saturday to win gold at the women's world senior curling championship. Fowler and her team from Brandon, Man., scored a deuce in the first end and added two more points in the third.

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  10. Property taxes pose challenge for Winnipeg North End home ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | CBC News

    Homes near Winnipeg's Selkirk Avenue in the 4A area, where market values of houses are the lowest in Manitoba. Peter Squire, multiple listing service market analyst for Winnipeg Realtors has his own name for it: 4A, or the area where the average sale price for a single-family house is increasing more than anywhere in Manitoba.

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  11. Like A Prayer: Rethinking traditions at city councilRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    A predominant prayer, be it Catholic or Protestant, shows disregard for other religious traditions observed in the province. Despite the Supreme Court of Canada ruling that prayers can't be recited before city council meetings in Saguenay, Que., the Manitoba legislature and Winnipeg's council is still reviewing whether it should continue with prayer.

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  12. Body found at 329 Hargrave Street in WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CBC News

    The body was discovered around 1 a.m. on Saturday morning at 329 Hargrave Street, and while there are few details available, police say the death is suspicious. Hargrave Street is closed between Ellice Avenue and Portage Avenue while police investigate, and CBC will provide updates as they become available.

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  13. PM: I'm Canada's crime fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... and nowhere more so than when it comes to protecting our children." The centre was established as Child Find Manitoba in 1985, shortly after the death of Candace Derksen, a 13-year-old Winnipeg girl who went missing in November while walking home ...

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  14. Philippine President Aquino to visit Canada in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Globe and Mail

    President Benigno Aquino is popular among Filipino-Canadians for his efforts to tackle corruption and build the economy. President Benigno Aquino is popular among Filipino-Canadians for his efforts to tackle corruption and build the economy.

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  15. Mining-property sale a golden opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... ounces of silver and 120 million pounds of copper in 2015. A week before Yamana's announcement it is entering the Manitoba market, Hudbay Minerals quietly announced the purchase of Snow Lake Mine, formerly called New Britannia Mine in Snow Lake. ...

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  16. Humane side of police merits recognitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    ... He joined the RCMP at 23, and as the Winnipeg Freea SPress reported, bounced around detachments in various areas of Manitoba. It was during his time stationed in Neepawa in 2012 that his son Brodie, 23, died from falling off a moving vehicle, after ...

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  17. The War From Here -- City left reeling after first heavy lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    ... Brandon had given its enlistees a rousing and patriotic sendoff. Members of the local militias, namely the 99th Manitoba Rangers, 12th Manitoba Dragoons and XXI Cavalry Field Ambulance, were eager to entrain for Quebec, where they would receive ...

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  18. Prime Minister Stephen Harper talks child protection, terrorism in speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    Prime Minister Stephen Harper promoted his government's anti-crime agenda Friday night while speaking to a non-profit group that fights sexual exploitation and other crimes against children. But Harper also focused on international terrorism in his 20-minute speech.

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  19. Serious crash north of Winnipeg, STARS respondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    STARS air ambulance responded to a serious crash on Highway 8 / McPhilips Street at Miller Road in West St. Paul late Friday night. Little is known about the crash but it appears multiple RCMP, fire crews and ambulances have responded to the scene. At least two cars were involved in the crash.

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  20. Parents can spot autism symptoms long before an official diagnosis occursRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... disabilities or hearing loss for many years. Carola studied journalism at Red River Community College in Winnipeg, Manitoba. You may contact Carol with your comments and questions.

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