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Hit & Run Sends Man to Hospital in Critical Condition

WINNIPEG - Police are investigating a hit and run that occurred on Friday night just after 8:00PM. Police said a pedestrian was struck by a car near McDermot Avenue and Sherbrook Street. The pedestrian taken to hospital in critical condition. The pedestrian is a man between the ages of 30 and 40 years old. Police…

Selkirk Man, 50, Dies in Crash on Highway 59

SELKIRK - A 50-year-old pickup truck driver died in a two-vehicle fatal collision. RCMP said Friday just before 8:00PM, a two-vehicle collision happened on Highway 59, located north of the Highway 12 junction in the RM of Alexander. Police believe that a southbound pickup truck, being driven by a 30-year-old man along with a 31-year-old…

WAG Presents Celebrated Ceramic Artist

The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is pleased to present an intimate new exhibition featuring celebrated ceramic artist, Robert Archambeau. Curated by Dr. Stephen Borys, WAG Director & CEO, Robert Archambeau: A Conversation in Clay is a harmony of colours, textures, and glazes by the Winnipeg-based artist. The exhibition opens November 17, 2018 and runs until…

Missing 15 Year-Old Winnipeg Boy

WINNIPEG - Police are looking for a missing 15-year-old youth, Dominik McIvor-Sokil. He was last seen in the west end area of Winnipeg on October 30TH. Police describe Dominik as 5'6" in height and 130 lbs with brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing a black sweater, black jeans and carrying a…

Illegal Pot Stores Still Open One Month Later

TORONTO — The three surveillance cameras and the steady flow of people in and out of the small, nondescript grey building are the only hint of the brisk business this downtown Toronto cannabis dispensary does behind closed doors. Once inside, two men behind a white desk under a vintage chandelier ask patrons to provide government…

RCMP Target Manitoba Warrior Street Gang

WINNIPEG - The Manitoba Warrior street gang were the target of RCMP investigation into a drug trafficking network called project Derelict. Police said the investigation began in July 2018, undertaken by members of the RCMP Federal Serious and Organized Crime and Integrated Gang Intelligence Units. Police discovered a Manitoba Warrior street gang drug trafficking network…

How Diabetes Affects Your Bones

Diabetes is a chronic disease that’s very serious, and unfortunately, is a widespread disorder affecting millions. However, what most people don’t know is that diabetes can affect your bones by damaging their overall health, increasing the risk of fracture, and more. Additionally, diabetes can increase your risk of developing many bone or joint disorders. Osteoporosis…

Lotto Max $1 Million Dollar Winning Ticket Sold on Prairies

WINNIPEG - No winning ticket was sold for the $55 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw. However, three of the draw's Maxmillions prizes of $1 million each were claimed by ticket holders in Ontario and the Prairies. The jackpot for the next Lotto Max draw on November 23 will be approximately $60 million,…

Thompson RCMP Looking for Missing Teen

On November 8, 2018, at 11:00 pm, Thompson RCMP received a report of a missing 16-year-old female. Anika Thomas was last seen at RD Parker Collegiate in the City of Thompson at 4:15 pm on November 8, 2018. Thomas is described as 6’0”, 120 pounds, with brown eyes and brown hair. She was last seen…

Drug Traffickers Arrested in St James

Another drug trafficking investigation conducted by the Winnipeg police has led to a home in St James. Police executed a search warrant on Strauss Drive and seized a number of items from the home including $10,000 worth of cocaine (5 oz), $2,670 in cash, a loaded sawed-off 12 gauge tactical shotgun, a loaded .32 calibre…

Police Catch Drug Dealers in Daniel McIntyre Neighbourhood

Police have been investigating possible drug trafficking in the Daniel McIntyre neighbourhood and on November 15 they executed a search warrant at a home on Alverstone Street. They discovered cocaine valued at $1,600, $2,400 in cash, a loaded, sawed-off .22 calibre rifle with ammunition, a canister of bear spray, and white powder believed to be…

Growing Number of Americans Seeking Refugee Protection in Canada

OTTAWA — As Canada grapples with an influx of irregular asylum seekers, statistics show a growing number of people seeking refugee protection in Canada are Americans. In 2017, people whose country of origin was identified as the United States made up the third largest cohort of asylum seekers. A total of 2,550 asylum claims were…

Two Employers Fined After Employees Lose Fingers

Two Employers were prosecuted for violations under the Workplace Safety and Health Act and handed out fines totalling more than $110,000. On April 12, 2016, a worker with Winkler-based Prinsco Canada Inc. was instructed to install rubber trim on the sharp edges of a resin mixer. While performing the work, the mixer remained in operation…

No Spike in Cannabis-Impaired Driving So Far

VANCOUVER — Canadian police have not seen a spike in cannabis−impaired driving one month since legalization, but there needs to be more awareness of laws around storing marijuana in vehicles and passengers smoking weed, law enforcement officials say. The Canadian Press canvassed police forces and provincial and territorial Crowns across the country and while some…

Violent Gunman Robs Victim for His Cellphone

On November 14, a violent man robbed a 43-year-old victim at gunpoint. At 2:20 pm. police responded to a call of a violent man in possession of a gun at a business on Ellice Avenue. When they arrived the victim informed them that he was robbed of his cellphone at gunpoint. The suspect was found…

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