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Great Crate Challenge at the Winnipeg Renovation Show

WINNIPEG, MB. - The Great Crate Challenge is taking place for the first time ever at the Winnipeg Renovation Show this January at the Convention Centre. This DIY project challenges five local influencers and tastemakers to use all the creativity they’ve got to transform two basic crates into a masterpiece, using only a $50 budget,…

Monarch Industries First to be Recognized by Made Safe

WINNIPEG, MB. – Monarch Industries has become one of the first companies in Manitoba to be SAFE Work Certified by Made Safe. In addition, Monarch’s Winkler operation is the first foundry in the province to achieve certification. Made Safe Executive Director Neal Curry today presented Monarch Industries COO Mitch Tetreault and Director of Foundry Operations…

Batali Steps Away Following Sexual Harassment Claims

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS - The list continues of Hollywood men accused of sexual harassment continues to grow. Celebrity chef Mario Batali said he has stepped away from his restaurant company and ABC said it asked him to step aside as co-host of a daytime food and talk show after he was accused of sexual harassment. Yara…

Compilation Of Ghosts Caught On Tape, Maybe

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS - Have these security cameras actually captured proof of ghosts? We want you to be the judge. Here is a look at 5 pieces of, what may be, ghostly CCTV footage. A man is filming an airport runway, but when he glances down at the road his camera catches something off-putting which immediately…

5 Spectacular Destinations for your Winter Holiday

WINNIPEG, MB. - Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, why not explore a unique spot right here in Canada for your winter holiday? Cities across the country are bursting with indoor and outdoor events and festivals all season long. If more than one destination is on your bucket list, consider…

Top Five Anti-Aging Tips

WINNIPEG, MB. - With so many articles out there on how to LOOK younger I thought it would be important to focus a little on FEELING younger, because it doesn’t matter how great you look if nothing is working properly in our bodies. So after extensive research I have picked my top 5 things to…

Video Fun - New Principal Joins The Step Team

WINNIPEG, MB. - What a better way to start a new week than with a heartwarming and fun to watch video! School Principal, Dr. Donna Reynolds, joined the step team on the floor and nailed every move! She even got her own uniform! Source: When The New Principal Joined The Step Team, The Students Were…

TrapTap a Winnipeg Success Story

WINNIPEG, MB. - There’s a new device on the market that is not only going to save your bank account, but it could save lives as well. Imagine this: you are driving your van full of kids to school. After a summer of not needing to slow down to 30, you forget that the calendar…

Embrace Winter at FortWhyte Alive

WINNIPEG, MB. - While many people do their own version of hibernation during the snowy season, there is still ample opportunity to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. Many of the activities that make FortWhyte Alive so appealing in the summer months are still available to be enjoyed during the winter. Get to know…

The Showstopper Dessert of the Holiday Season

WINNIPEG, MB. - Every year, there is always one hero recipe that leaves your guests craving for more. This holiday, whip up this rich and delicious brioche pudding that features a soft and buttery sweet loaf made in France that is hand-braided before baking for European-style flavour and flair. “Toasting the brioche in the oven…

Early Manitoba Bigamist Leaves Lasting Legacy

WINNIPEG, MB. - Englishman Percy Criddle’s unconventional lifestyle would not prevent many of his 13 children from creating an indelible mark on our history. Percy Criddle brought his nine children and the two women who bore them: his common law wife, Elise Vane, mother of five; and his legal wife, Alice Nicol, mother of four,…

Pop UP Restaurant Will Now Serve Three Manitoba Communities

WINNIPEG, MB. - Winnipeg’s winter pop up restaurant, RAW:almond extends its table this year to three Manitoba locations – Gimli (December 29 – January 7), Winnipeg (January 19 – February 13) and Churchill (March 2 - 10). The project enters its sixth year led by founders, deer + almond chef and owner, Mandel Hitzer and…

Pair of Orphaned Polar Bear Cubs Arrive in Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, MB. - A pair of orphaned polar bear cubs have arrived at the Assiniboine Park Zoo. The two cubs, one male and one female, are unrelated and were identified by Manitoba Sustainable Development in separate circumstances as being candidates for transfer to the Leatherdale International Polar Bear Conservation Centre. Members of the Assiniboine Park…

The Big White Top is Returning to Kenaston - Cavalia Odysseo

WINNIPEG, MB. - Following a 2015 record-breaking debut run in Manitoba with more than 100,000 spectators, the world’s largest touring production Cavalia Odysseo will make its much-anticipated return to Winnipeg this Spring. Cavalia Odysseo will be presented under the White Big Top at the corner of Sterling Lyon Parkway and Kenaston Boulevard starting Saturday, May…

Recipe for Santa Worthy Cookies

WINNIPEG, MB. - Whether you're participating in a cookie exchange with friends or making a treat for St. Nick, add these adorable reindeer cookies to your holiday baking this year. As sweet to look at as they are to eat, the salty pretzel antlers complement the season's favourite flavours of ginger, cinnamon cloves and sweet…

Skiing Santas; Not News But Fun to Watch

WINNIPEG, MB. - The clock is ticking as Christmas approaches, only 21 days remain, are you ready? We're not because clearly we've been procrastinating watching funny Christmas videos. So we thought it would be nice to share one with you. In the video below watch more than 100 Santas hit the slopes for the 18th…

Winnipeg's Largest Urban Market Showcases Local Artisans

WINNIPEG, MB. - If you haven’t heard the term “urban market” yet, you’re about to hear it a lot more often. The fast-growing concept is being applied more and more frequently in highly populated cities and towns. An urban market is a locally based market that showcases various vendors offering unique and creative forms of…

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