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Near Record Rainfall In Winnipeg

WINNIPEG - A rainstorm on Friday evening was almost a record for Winnipeg. According to Environment Canada, 53 millimetres of rain fell between 5 and 6 p.m. on Friday. That was just three millimetres short of the record set in 1984 for the most rain in one hour at the airport. The city's 311 line…

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Near Record Rainfall In Winnipeg

WINNIPEG - A rainstorm on Friday evening was almost a record for Winnipeg. According to Environment Canada, 53 millimetres of rain fell between 5 and 6 p.m. on Friday. That was just three millimetres short of the record set in 1984 for the most rain in one hour at the airport. The city's 311 line…

Winnipeg Human Trafficker Sentenced

WINNIPEG - Police say it's Manitoba's most substantial human trafficking conviction. 33 year old Ferosh Tailor has been sentenced to three years in prison after being convicted last month of four counts of benefiting from sexual setvoces. Winnipeh Police constable Dani McKinnon says the long-term investigation uncovered photos of two victims in onlones advertisments. The…

Lotto 6/49 Winning Numbers

WINNIPEG - Here are the Lotto 6/49 winning numbers from Saturday, June 25th. Good luck! The $7 million jackpot was not won so Wednesday's draw will rise to $10 million. In the event of any discrepancy between this information and the WCLC, the latter shall prevail.

Manitoba RCMP Arrest 3 Suspects

WINNIPEG - Three suspects are in police custody after a crime spree in rural Manitoba. Two men from Dauphin and a woman from Winnipeg are accused of a variety of crimes and RCMP expect more charges to be laid as their investigation continues. Earlier this week, the Mounties responded to a call of someone stealing…

Lotto Max Winning Numbers

WINNIPEG - Here are the Lotto Max winning numbers from Friday, June 24th. Good luck! In the event of any discrepancy between this information and the WCLC, the latter shall prevail.

Bus Shelter Vandalism Way Up In Winnipeg

WINNIPEG - So far this year, Winnipeg Transit has spent over $232,000 on vandalism at its bus shelters. That's nearly $22,000 more than all of last year. On Wednesday night alone, 31 glass panels were shattered at shelters around the city at a cost of about $10,000. The transit union says there are currently more…

Murray Wants To Be Winnipeg's Mayor Again

WINNIPEG - Glen Murray is running to be Winnipeg's mayor again. He led the city from 1998 to 2004 and was the first openly gay mayor of a large North American city. Murray wants his old job back after a stint as a member of Ontario's provincial government and an unsuccessful bid to lead the…

HSC Plan For Surgical Backlog

WINNIPEG - Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg has developed a plan to ease Manitoba's surgical backlog. The $100 million project will see the number of HSC's operating rooms grow from 16 to 24., increasing the capacity for surgeries by 25 per cent per year from pre-pandemic levels. The plan also involves the purchase of new…

Lotto 6/49 Winning Numbers

WINNIPEG - Here are the Lotto 6/49 winning numbers from Wednesday, June 22nd. Good luck! In the event of any discrepancy between this information and the WCLC, the latter shall prevail.

Remains Found At Winnipeg Dump Identified

WINNIPEG - Human remains found at a Winnipeg dump belong to Rebecca Contois. Part of the 24 year old’s body was found in mid-May in a garbage dumpster on Edison Avenue. Police immediately cordoned off an area of Brady Landfill and began searching for the rest of her body on June 2nd when the weather…

Abuse Investigation At Winnipeg Care Home

WINNIPEG - Allegations of abuse at a Winnipeg care home are under investigation. The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority and Winnipeg Police both got involved after two whistleblowers reported abuse in February and again earlier this month. Two health care aides at Extendicare’s Oakview Place on Ness Avenue were put on paid leave a couple of…

Lotto Max Winning Numbers

WINNIPEG - Here are the Lotto Max winning numbers from Tuesday, June 21st. Good luck! The $60 million jackpot was not won so Friday's draw will rise to $65 million. In the event of any discrepancy between this information and the WCLC, the latter shall prevail.

Shooting At Winnipeg's Red River Ex

WINNIPEG - Three teens face 19 charges after a shooting at the Red River Exhibition. It happened at about 7 p.m. on Monday. A 16 year old was taken to hospital in critical condition. Winnipeg Police say the three suspects were found with a handgun in a taxi about 20 minutes after the shooting.

Record Pothole Claims At Manitoba Public Insurance

WINNIPEG - It’s been a very bad pothole season. According to Manitoba Public Insurance, there have been more than 1,900 pothole claims filed so far this year. All but a couple hundred of them in Winnipeg. That’s nearly five times the annual average between 2019 and 2021. April was the worst month this spring for…

Raccoon Stuck Head-First In Roof

WINNIPEG - This photo was posted on Facebook by the Santa Cruz Animal Shelter in California after they got a call from a resident about a raccoon stuck head-first in their roof. The animal chewed a hole in the roof to try and get inside but it was not big enough for its body. The…

Sexploited Manitoba Teen Takes Life

WINNIPEG - A Manitoba teen has taken his own life after being sextorted. Derek and Jill Lints say their 17 year old son Daniel was blackmailed by scammers after he sent them an explicit photo. They also say at least two other boys in their area of Pilot Mound have been targeted like their son…

Heat Cancels Manitoba Marathon

WINNIPEG - Extreme heat forced the cancellation of Sunday’s Manitoba Marathon. About an hour into the event, executive director Rachel Munday and the marathon’s medical team decided it was getting too hot and the race was called. Winnipeg and the rest of southern Manitoba was under an Environment Canada heat warning at the time. It’s…

3 Charged After Winnipeg Scrapyard Investigation

WINNIPEG - Three men have been charged after Winnipeg Police targeted a scrapyard while investigating sales of catalytic converters. Thefts of converters in Manitoba have skyrocketed as thieves go after the precious metals in them. Heavily armed officers raided a lot in the RM of Springfield near the city earlier this month. Two Anola men…

Lotto 6/49 Winning Numbers

WINNIPEG - Here are the Lotto 6/49 winning numbers from Saturday, June 18th. Good luck! The $5 million jackpot was not won so Wednesday's draw will rise to $6 million. In the event of any discrepancy between this information and the WCLC, the latter shall prevail.

Man Dead After Being Shot By Winnipeg Police

WINNIPEG - There are not many details yet but a man is dead after being shot by Winnipeg Police on Friday. It happened just after 4 p.m. near Salter Street and Mountain Avenue. The man was taken to hospital in critical condition but he later died there. The Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba is looking…

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