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Jets Hockey Pucks

WINNIPEG - Winnipeggers love their Jets and so it's no surprise team merchandise always sells for a good dollar. These games used pucks, certified by the NHL, both scored goals in the season opener for the Jets earlier this month against the Calgary Flames. One was scored by Kyle Connor, the other by Patrik Laine…

Lotto 6/49 Winning Numbers

WINNIPEG - Here are the Lotto 6/49 winning numbers from Saturday, January 23rd. Good luck! The $8.5 million jackpot was won so Wednesday's draw will be $5 million. In the event of any discrepancy between this information and the WCLC, the latter shall prevail. Photos: WCLC

3 Deaths, 216 cases

WINNIPEG - The province is reporting three deaths today from COVID-19, all of them in Winnipeg. There are 216 new cases of the virus, including 50 in Winnipeg. Cases in the north continue to spike with 118 today. 3,372 cases are active, 24,307 people have recovered, for a total of 28,476 cases so far. 266…

Jets Trade Laine

WINNIPEG - Two teams with disgruntled superstars have made a blockbuster deal. The Jets have traded star winger Patrik Laine to the Columbus Blue Jackets. In return for Laine and centre Jack Roslovic, the jets will get star centre Pierre-Luc Dubois and a third round pick in the 2022 NHL Draft. The Jets also retain…

$60 Million Winnipeg Winner!

WINNIPEG - A Winnipeg ticket has won the $60 million Lotto Max jackpot! Here are all of the winning numbers from the draw on Friday January 22nd. Good luck! Tuesday's jackpot will be $15 million. In the event of any discrepancy between this information and the WCLC, the latter shall prevail. Photos: WCLC

Cop Accused Of Impaired Driving

WINNIPEG - A off-duty city cop has been charged with impaired driving. 29 year old Chris Logan, a five year constable, will be removed from regular duties pending the outcome of the case. He was arrested after police were called about a man inside a running vehicle in possible medical distress. When officers arrived, the…

Immunization Director Hired

WINNIPEG - The province has finally hired a director for its COVID-19 immunization clinics. Kurt Janzen is coming over from Manitoba Liquor and Lotteries where's he worked for 15 years. He's responsible for logistics, hiring, scheduling and payroll but he won't serve in a clinical role. Without being critical of Janzen, The opposition NDP wonders…

Fewer Restrictions Today

WINNIPEG - The province's public health orders have been adjusted to give people a few of their freedoms back starting today. Except in northern Manitoba, where COVID-19 cases remain high, a home can now designate two visitors. Outdoor visits on private property can be five people plus your household. There's no longer an essential items…

2 Deaths, 173 Cases

WINNIPEG - The province is reporting two deaths today from COVID-19, one of them in Winnipeg. There are 173 new cases of the virus, including 56 in Winnipeg. 3,261 cases are active, 24,204 people have recovered, for a total of 28,260 cases so far. 274 Manitobans are in hospital right now, 39 of them in…

Hygiene Heist

WINNIPEG - The suspect may not be planning to use them to care for his own teeth, but Manitoba RCMP are looking for a man with $3,000-worth of toothbrushes. The alleged toothbrush thievery happened at a Steinbach Shoppers Drug Mart this past week when police there say a man dressed in dark clothes got his…

Guns Seized

WINNIPEG - A Winnipeg man is facing charges after police found guns in his vehicle following a traffic stop in Portage la Prairie. RCMP says officers noticed a pickup truck was driving through the area with expired plates. When they looked into the vehicle, they spotted two firearms - one of them a saw-off semi-automatic…

Schools Get Extra $50M

WINNIPEG - The province says it’s investing another $50 million to renovate and build Manitoba schools. That’s on top of the $160 million in capital funding they pledged in last year's budget, bringing Manitoba’s total K-12 capital project vision to $210 million to spread across the province. Newly-appointed Education Minister Cliff Cullen says the funds…

Province Overpaying Doctors

WINNIPEG - The Auditor General of Manitoba says processes in place for the province to get back money from doctors who overcharged the government aren’t being used effectively. Tyson Shtykalo says Manitoba Health’s own auditors found more than $1 million in over-billings submitted by doctors between January 2015 and September 2019 - but the department…

Vaccination Confusion

WINNIPEG - The province and Ottawa seem to have a difference of opinion when it comes to how long it's going to take to vaccinate all Manitobans. Federal officials say they don't understand the provincial position that it's going to take until the end of the year to inoculate all adults in Manitoba. Dr. Howard…

Kamala's Comic Book

WINNIPEG - A Manitoba Cartoonist's work was part of the Joe Biden inauguration this week. The book Kamala in Canada by Kaj Hasselriis was included in a swag bag for people who attended a virtual inauguration event at the US Embassy in Ottawa. It's a comic book about the new Vice President's time in Montreal…

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