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  1. Canadian feed mill to add infrared sortersRead the original story

    1 hr ago | World-Grain

    Standard Nutrition Canada Co. will receive C$1.1 million from the government of Canada to install two new infrared grain sorters at its feed mill in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.


  2. Vikings heading off to fastball provincialsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Brandon Sun

    Anjulia Masson scored four times and drove in five other runners as the Vincent Massey Vikings beat Russell's Major Pratt Trojans 13-8 in an high school fastball interzone game on Thursday at Massey. Shelby Nohr was a perfect 5-for-5 at the dish, scored three times and picked up three RBIs for the Vikings, who clinched a berth at provincials for the first time in three years.


  3. Ross twins joining Oil CapitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    The Manitoba Junior Hockey League's Virden Oil Capitals have welcomed a member of the RBC Cup champion Portage Terriers to their team and said goodbye to a veteran as they completed a pair of Manitoba Junior Hockey League trades on Thursday. The Oil Capitals acquired twins Davis and Nolan Ross from the Terriers to complete the November deal that sent Kevin Pochuk to Portage.


  4. Sky U18s garner bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... Scotia and the Loopers of Newfoundland. In the quarterfinals, Vernon Sky defeated Aztec Volleyball club of Winkler, Manitoba 23-25, 25-10, 15-8, but then lost its semifinal match to Ottawa Fusion 25-23, 25-15. The team includes coaches Richard and ...


  5. Worry over careRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... trans youth aged 14 to 15 from all 10 provinces and the Northwest Territories. Thirty-two participants came from Manitoba. There are some caveats to the study. For one, nearly three-quarters of the youth surveyed were female-assigned at birth and 74 ...


  6. Business watchRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... to three shifts per day. That's expected to lead to the creation of between 11 and 15 new jobs within the company's Manitoba operations, which currently employ about 60 people. McNaughton said the infrared grain sorters will identify and remove ...


  7. 75-year-old faces charge for fatal Inkster hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A tip from the public led police to arrest a 75-year-old Winnipeg man in connection with a hit-and-run that killed a 22-year-old pedestrian earlier this month. Chris Nero died after he was hit by a car while he was crossing Inkster Boulevard at Bunting Street around 11:30 p.m. May 2. In the nearly three weeks since, public calls have poured in about the identity of the driver who fled the scene -- ramping up after police released an image of what they believed the damaged car would look like.


  8. WinMan Wesmen slam foes at volleyball natsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    TWO Manitoba club volleyball teams brought some hardware home from Calgary this week, after capturing medals at the Volleyball National Championships. In total, 110 Manitoban teams competed in Calgary last weekend, joining the 800 teams from across Canada competing at nationals.


  9. Yellowhead Chiefs Bantam AAA roster sees four WHL Draft picksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Neepawa Press

    ... of being selected in the 2015 Draft. In addition to being drafted last week, all four players made the Hockey Manitoba Program of Excellence Top 40 list for Under 16 players, unsurprising considering their status as a handful of what was several ...


  10. AGI completes acquisition of WesteelRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | World-Grain

    Ag Growth International Inc. announced on May 20 that it has completed its acquisition of the Westeel division of Vicwest, Inc. Headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Westeel is a leading provider of grain storage solutions offering a wide range of on-farm and commercial products for the agricultural industry. "The strategic acquisition of Canada's leading brand in grain storage further establishes AGI as a global leader in grain handling and storage solutions," said Gary Anderson, AGI's chief executive officer.


  11. The Road to Real Love: Moon TanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | My

    That's the recipe for Real Love Summer Fest, a full weekend celebrating creativity, art and love away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. Brought to you by the guys behind Beach Station Blues and The Deck Sessions , the second annual festival will take over Gimli Motorsports Park from June 5-7.


  12. Manitobans headed to national skills competitionRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | My

    Sixty talented youth from across Manitoba will be taking part in the Skills Canada National Competition in Saskatoon, May 27-30, Jobs and the Economy Minister Kevin Chief announced Thursday. "Some of our province's most talented and hard-working young people are teaming up to show the rest of the country the skills they have trained so diligently to develop," said Chief.


  13. 'Use it or lose it' money rule hurts cityRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    To opponents of new downtown bike lanes, any expansion of Winnipeg's cycling and pedestrian infrastructure will push cars off the road, force toddlers to work in salt mines and hasten the coming of the Apocalypse to the point where it'd be unwise to purchase T-bills that mature in more than 90 days. OK, so maybe no one's actually talking about child slavery or the end of the world, but the hyperbolic chatter about the supposed evils of bike lanes is getting tough to tolerate.


  14. The diminishing middle classRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... d of June, the House of Commons goes into recess and federal politicians will be returning to their home ridings in Manitoba, desperate to get your vote. Ask them exactly what they plan to do about preserving our middle class.


  15. Film screening will close a circleRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... he's worth over an electric guitar in a sweaty Chicago nightclub. "But, you probably wouldn't think of Winnipeg, Manitoba - right smack in the middle of the Canadian prairies - as a hot bed of blues music. Big Dave McLean, the heart and soul of the ...


  16. Outdoors: With arrival of striped bass, summer starts nowRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... showed up off Rhode Island. The last time I watched them was in Hudson Bay, just off the town of Churchill in Manitoba, Canada. That's how far north they should be now. These small, white, very social arctic whales are straying way off course. ...


  17. Slaying takes away giving spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A retired grandmother who was slain at her Charleswood home Tuesday night leaves behind a long legacy of working for improvements to health and education in northern Manitoba. Kathleen Leary died Tuesday night after emergency crews found her suffering from upper-body injuries just before 6 p.m. at 9 Cheltenham Cove in Charleswood. 1 comment

  18. Winnipeg staying idle in battle against eliminating door-to-door mail serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    While Hamilton plays hardball with Canada Post's community mailbox plan - a stance Coun. Ross Eadie would like to see Winnipeg adopt - Mayor Brian Bowman doesn't appear ready to join the struggle. 1 comment

  19. Warrant sweep nets 22 arrests, drug seizuresRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Palladium-Item

    Warrant sweep nets 22 arrests, drug seizures Wayne County Drug Task Force arrests this week total 14 after Wednesday Check out this story on David Duane Youngblood, 20, address not available, charged with two counts of dealing a narcotic drug , two counts of dealing cocaine , possession of cocaine, possession of heroin and possession of a controlled substance , May 21 Kenton Ray Bennett, 27, held in Alabama for extradition, charged with dealing cocaine and dealing in a narcotic drug , May 21 Brandon S. Aubuchon, 32, incarcerated in the Henry County Jail and held for Wayne County, charged with two counts of dealing in a narcotic drug , May 21 Raina Harper, 19, located in Connersville and held in the Fayette County Jail, charged with dealing in a narcotic drug , May 21 Darwin A. Hampton, 27, 809 S. 13th St., Richmond: Two counts of dealing in a ... (more)


  20. Winnipeg fire crews rescue puppy from Leila Avenue blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | CBC News

    The small black puppy was unconscious when it was rescued from a burning home on Thursday. After being given oxygen, it it was barking and running around again.