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  1. Fargo leaders visit Winnipeg to spy development ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBC News

    A group of about 30 community leaders from Fargo visited Winnipeg Monday to learn from the city's successes and failures and take ideas back to their North Dakota city. More than 30 officials from Fargo, N.D. visited Winnipeg Monday morning to get ideas on everything from waterfront development to parking.

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  2. The GW to be city's only seven-day live venueRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Tim Hoover , Anthony Kowalczyk, Abi Torquato, David Schellenberg and Cam Loeppky are five of the nine owners of the GW, a new restaurant, livemusic and entertainment venue on Portage Avenue slated to open Nov. 3. The company that gave Winnipeg its first craft-beer pub is planning to open what's believed to be its only seven-day-a-week, live-music/entertainment venue. On Nov. 3, Winnipeg-based FB Hospitality will add the GW -- short for the Goodwill -- to its fast-growing stable of Winnipeg restaurants and Barley Brothers craft-beer pubs.

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  3. Park to celebrate Upper Fort GarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press Ralph Marciano first learned about Upper Fort Garry when he was in Grade 6. The university student is pleased the historical site has been preserved. University student Ralph Marciano was a Grade 6 student when he and fellow students at Clifton School first heard about Upper Fort Garry.

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  4. Province announces $1 million grant for rebirth of Upper Fort GarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Students play together dressed in 1860's period costume as they attend the unveiling of the Upper Fort Garry Provincial Park Saturday. Oct 17, 2014 Provincial cabinet ministers announced a $1 million grant on Saturday to cement efforts to transform Upper Fort Garry as the focus of the Metis nation and the birthplace of Manitoba in downtown Winnipeg.

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  5. King of queensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Halloween, 1974. John Cumming is 17, a young gay kid from Fort Rouge. Some of his friends decided it might be fun to go to a LGBT social at the Plumbers & Steamfitters Hall on Higgins Avenue dolled up in drag.

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  6. Polo Park Target now openRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The last of the five Target stores slated for the Manitoba market - a newly-built, stand-alone store adjacent to the Polo Park Shopping Centre - officially opened for business today. The sprawling, 107,000-square-foot store is one of three new Target outlets that opened today.

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  7. Scots slam perceived snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A view of the construction site of Upper Fort Garry from Prairie 360 restaurant. The provincial heritage park is slated to open Saturday.

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  8. Last of five Target stores planned for Manitoba opens next to Polo ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The last of the five Target stores slated for the Manitoba market - a newly-built, stand-alone store adjacent to the Polo Park Shopping Centre - officially opened for business today. The sprawling, 107,000-square-foot store is one of three new Target outlets that opened today.

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  9. [Sports] Men's soccer to host playoffs for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Sheaf

    For the first time in the program's history, the Huskies men's soccer team will finish in first place and host a playoff game. Thanks to a pair of dominating wins this past weekend, the Dogs remained undefeated on the year and clinched top spot in the Prairies Division.

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  10. Free Press mourns Reynolds' passingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Reynolds, 56, had spent her final months at the Riverview Health Centre, and wrote her last column for the newspaper in mid-August. "Lindor Reynolds was a remarkable talent.

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  11. Fargo delegation looking to learn from cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    CITY officials from Fargo plan to visit Winnipeg early next week to check out a few things their Red River Valley neighbours do well. Approximately 30 planners, administrators and elected officials -- including four out of five city commissioners, the Fargo version of councillors -- plan to visit The Forks, the Centennial Concert Hall and the Red River Floodway control structure as part of a 24-hour fact-finding mission Monday and Tuesday. 2 comments

  12. Wed22Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Everyone is invited to attend a workshop at Westworth United Church , where Dr. Paul Henteleff will provide his reflections on assisted dying. Dr. Henteleff is one of Manitoba's palliative care pioneers.

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  13. What city hall needs: Women -- more of themRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Tuesday's early morning breakfast forum hosted by The Business and Professional Women of Winnipeg confirmed just how badly we need more women in positions of influence at city hall -- and how much women's issues continue to get the short shrift during this mayoral race. It's disappointing that more women, specifically, didn't attend the forum, which was held at the Fort Garry Hotel -- the forum's $25 registration fee drew criticism on social media, many saying it was prohibitive But I doubt the 20 or so people who did turn up got much substance out of it; the candidates were pretty disappointing as well.

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  14. Mayoral candidate Judy Wasylycia-Leis targets 'roads to hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | CBC News

    Winnipeg mayoral candidate Judy Wasylycia-Leis is promising to fix Winnipeg's broken roads by boosting the infrastructure budget to $400 million. made her announcement in front of Assiniboine Park Zoo on Roblin Boulevard, saying routes to downtown and tourist destinations such as "The poor conditions of our roads create headaches for Winnipeg drivers and leave an unfavourable impression on visitors who come here to see world-class attractions such as The Journey to Churchill exhibit [at the zoo]," she said.

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  15. Lirim Jharuldo? Lyrum Marahaow? Mayoral candidates aren't sure how to spell it.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A Bedouin Jordanian guard stands in front of Al Khazneh, Arabic for the Treasury, the most dramatic of many facades carved into the mountains in the ancient city of Petra, Jordan. Judy Wasylycia-Leis wouldn't survive long as Winnipeg's mayor if she follows through on a plan to emulate Ned Stark from Game Of Thrones.

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  16. Wesmen and Bisons win big at pre-season basketball tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | My Manitoba.com

    On Oct. 11, the University of Manitoba hosted Day 2 of a pre-season men's basketball tournament featuring the Manitoba Bisons, University of Winnipeg Wesmen, University of Regina Cougars and the University of Algoma Thunderbirds. The first matchup featured the Winnipeg Wesmen facing off against the Algoma Thunderbirds at the Investors Group Athletic Centre.

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  17. Snappy answers to stupid questionsRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Judy Wasylycia-Leis wouldn't survive long as Winnipeg's mayor if she follows through on a plan to emulate Ned Stark from Game Of Thrones. In the George R.R. Martin novel and HBO series, Stark is an honourable and decent human whose naivet leads him to quite literally lose his head.

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  18. Mayoral race roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Melissa Tait / Winnipeg Free Press Gord Steeves says non-synchronized traffic lights are wasteful and a common complaint among Winnipeggers. Mayoral candidate Brian Bowman said he'd concentrate efforts in his first year in office with a cross-country tour promoting Winnipeg.

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  19. Bobcats cut down AxemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Brandon Sun

    The Brandon University Bobcats men's basketball team kept rolling Friday night by beating the visiting Acadia University Axemen 94-85 in pre-season play at the Healthy Living Centre. Ali-Mounir Benabdelhak paced BU with 27 points and 10 rebounds, while Earl Thompson Jr. added 19 points and 11 boards and D.J. Jordan netted 22 points.

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  20. Tourism Winnipeg photo contest winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | My Manitoba.com

    After looking through 368 photos submitted by more than 50 photographers, Tourism Winnipeg selected the winning image for its 2014 "Capture Your Winnipeg" Photo Contest. Tourism Winnipeg runs this annual contest as a way to gather new images of Winnipeg.

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