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  1. A Lesson in RhetoricRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Library of Economics and Liberty

    ... not getting personal when I was a teenager watching my mother engage in a controversy in our small town of Carman, Manitoba. Indeed, because of that lesson, I would be inclined not even to call Piketty arrogant even if I believed it. Here's what ...


  2. Hydro works on different section of Bipole IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Manitoba Hydro crews started cutting another section of the Bipole III transmission line south of The Pas Monday in an effort to avoid a confrontation with First Nation protesters. "It's a 200-kilometre stretch and there's a lot of area for us to work on and we're going to continue to do it," said Hydro spokesman Scott Powell.


  3. Racism in Winnipeg: Newcomer to Canada shares 'colourism' experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | CBC News

    Racism isn't just a problem for Winnipeg's aboriginal population, according to some new Canadians living in the Manitoba capital. Winnipeg has been in the spotlight since a Maclean's magazine article last week claimed it is the most racist city in Canada.


  4. Carlisle Completes Share ConsolidationRead the original story

    42 min ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... a Canadian gold exploration and development company focused on development of its Lynn Lake Gold Camp in Lynn Lake, Manitoba, Canada. Carlisle has NI 43-101 compliant mineral resource estimates on five (5) deposits within its Lynn Lake Gold Camp, ...


  5. B.C. woman tests positive for H7N9 bird fluRead the original story

    45 min ago |

    A 17-year-old male drove himself to Surrey Memorial Hospital after being shot multiple times. The shooting occurred in the Newton area around 73 Ave & 130A Street late Sunday night.The teen was later transported to Royal Columbian Hospital for further treatment.A minivan with shattered windows received during the shooting was towed from SMH to the RCMP station for processing.


  6. Manitoba Government Awards Tender for New 10-Bed Health Centre in Notre Dame de LourdesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | PressReleasePoint

    The Manitoba government has awarded a contract for the construction of a new health centre in Notre Dame de Lourdes, Health Minister Sharon Blady announced today. "We remain committed to ensuring modern facilities are available in communities across the province to provide high-quality health care," said Minister Blady.


  7. Adorable kitten, Cottonball, loves to roll and hide in a glass jarRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago |

    Cottonball the kitten absolutely loves to climb into jars! According to her owner, it began just by happenstance, a jar was on the floor and she found her new favorite 'thing'! Both her are rescue cats from Manitoba, Canada. A video showing an adorable white kitten named Cottonball rolling inside a glass jar has gone viral.


  8. Stephen Kakfwi stands with Winnipeg mayor against racismRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... the rest of Canada can learn from the North. Hours after Maclean's magazine published a story charging Winnipeg, Manitoba, as the "most racist city in Canada," mayor Brian Bowman pledged to face the issue head-on , choking back tears as he addressed ...


  9. Attitudes about mental illness in the workplace are mixedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    ... disabilities, social issues and Christianity. Carola studied journalism at Red River Community College in Winnipeg, Manitoba. You may contact Carol with your comments and questions.


  10. Canadian railways falling short in moving grain - farm coalitionRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz could not be immediately reached for comment. (Reporting by Rod Nickel in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Editing by Andre Grenon)


  11. Cars collide on icy road in HeadingleyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | My

    On Jan. 26, 2015, at about 6 a.m., Headingley RCMP and local emergency services responded to a two-vehicle collision on Provincial Road 334 in the RM of Headingley, Man. Investigation revealed a car driven by a 62-year-old female from Winnipeg collided head-on with another car driven by a 26-year-old female from Winnipeg.


  12. Rising rent imperils daycaresRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Sunny Mountain Day Care Centre director Debra Page and manager Claire Ferrer -- with two of their charges, Zoey and Mary -- are feeling the crunch of rising rent. For years, when things have been relatively quiet at the Sunny Mountain daycare, Debra Page and Claire Ferrer jump in the car and take a real estate cruise.


  13. Thompson RCMP seek prolific offenderRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | My

    ... for Cook's arrest for possession for the purpose of trafficking cocaine and possession of marijuana. Province of Manitoba arrest warrants have also been issued for Cook's arrest for overcoming resistance in the commission of an offence and multiple ...


  14. Shake it offRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Winnipeg will soon be the scene of a giant Zumba class led by one of the fitness brand's most recognizable figures. Her name is Loretta Bates and she's featured in several popular video games, including Zumba Fitness World Party.


  15. New infill condos going upRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Urban Glo , which will be built just south of the intersection of Portage Avenue and Broadway, will feature a three-storey, nine-unit condo complex. A group of local developers is about to launch two new infill condominium projects in the city, one in the Wolseley area and the other in the Maples.


  16. Westman's Ursel pleased with effortRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Terry Ursel came up just short of her goal at the Manitoba Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Winkler, but her 3-4 record was good enough to be the best Westman team at the event. Ursel and her Lansdowne Curling Club foursome of Wanda Rainka, Lisa Davie and Darla Hanke ended the event on a high by winning their final two games, including a 9-2 victory over Snow Lake's Kelly Wiwcharuk on Saturday afternoon.


  17. Thiessen's winner key for KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Riley Thiessen scored 33 seconds into overtime on Sunday to move the Dauphin Kings into the final Manitoba Junior Hockey League playoff position on Sunday night. On Saturday, it was: Swan Valley Stampeders 3, Virden Oil Capitals 2 in overtime; Steinbach Pistons 4, Waywayseecappo Wolverines 2; Portage Terriers 8, Blues 1; and OCN Blizzard 3, Flyers 2 in a shootout.


  18. Aboriginals have special link to museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Imagine a museum dedicated to your family story. It includes your ancestors' artifacts, archeological remains and historical interpretations that represent the spiritual and cultural emblems of your life story.


  19. Northrop Grumman Foundation Congratulates Top 28 Teams Advancing to...Read the original story

    10 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Virginia, and Manitoba, Canada. Click here for a complete listing of finalists. "We are so proud of all the students who participated this year and ...


  20. Remote voting for NDP raceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Delegates in five far-flung provincial constituencies will be able to cast their NDP leadership ballots without having to attend the party's convention in Winnipeg in March. The decision Sunday at a special meeting of the NDP's provincial council reversed an earlier stand taken by the party's executive and leadership selection committee.