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Tina Fontaine's photographs sit on top of her casket surrounded by flowers and items in the colour purple, her favourite colour.
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Is a national inquiry into missing and murdered aboriginal women the best way forward? Chelsea Vowel says framing the debate as a choice between "an inquiry, or ... addressing the root causes of the problem" is highly problematic.
Habitat for Humanity Manitoba says it has received donations of tools and cash after a number of its tools were stolen from two Winnipeg construction sites earlier this month.
A crash at St. Mary's Road and St. Anne's Road sent a pedestrian to hospital in critical condition early Wednesday morning.
The province is putting together a game plan with the goal of reversing Manitoba's poor record of diverting waste from garbage dumps such as the Brady Road Landfill site .
A soldier from CFB Shilo holds the baton high in front of a statue that reads: "Lest we forget."
During the Second World War, the federal government systematically uprooted thousands of Canadians of Japanese ancestry on the west coast of Canada and stripped them of their property-including homes, businesses, fishing boats, cars and personal effects because of their ancestry.
Cando Contracting was fined a total of $12,600 in provincial court for unauthorized alteration of the shoreline on the Chitek River near Meadow Lake.
The plight of jobless Canadians denied employment insurance benefits hasn't improved under the federal government's new social-security tribunal during the first year of its existence, documents show.
Winnipeg fire crews deal with reports of a gas leak at a building on Portage Avenue near Carlton Street on Wednesday morning.
Police investigate the scene at the intersection of St. Anne's Road and St. Mary's Road where a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle early this morning.
Premier Dave Hancock says there is no question the issue of murdered and missing aboriginal women needs to be addressed by governments, but is wary of the "time and energy and money that goes into" public inquiries.
A Burlington Northern Santa Fe train carrying unscented propane derailed near Canada's border with Minnesota and North Dakota early Tuesday, prompting the evacuation of about 40 people who live near the site, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said.
The Manitoba Metis Federation is accusing the Canadian Museum for Human Rights of censorship and is threatening to boycott the institution because it is excluding a decorated Metis musician from its grand opening.
Armed with their country's red and white maple leaf design flag, 13 women from Brandon, Manitoba, Canada, set up camp Saturday morning at the corner of Holly Boulevard and Fourth Avenue in Brandon, S.D. Sharply dressed in red capris and white shirts, the ladies hooted and hollered and proudly waved their country's flag as Shrine units from their ... (more)
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 09:02 am
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