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  1. Charges Laid in Police Shooting Near NeepawaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | 900 CHML AM

    Formal charges have been laid after a wild series of events in western Manitoba, which included an RCMP officer firing his gun while being dragged away by a driver in a stolen vehicle. It started Friday morning around 11 o'clock with a report of a gas-and-dash by a possible drunk driver in Gladstone, which is about an hour and a half northwest of Winnipeg.


  2. RCMP charge man with string of offences after high-speed chase in NeepawaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    RCMP say a 27-year-old Winnipeg man has been charged with a string of offences following a high-speed chase in western Manitoba, in which a stolen SUV slammed into a police cruiser and dragged an officer who was trying to make the arrest. At about 11 a.m. Friday, officers received a call about a driver, who was possibly impaired, stealing gas from a station in Gladstone, Man.


  3. Local And Just: Indigenous Food Sovereignty Summit 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | First Nations Drum

    Join Four Arrows Regional Health Authority at Canad Inns Destination Centre Club Regent Casino Hotel in Winnipeg, Manitoba to share and learn about Indigenous cultural food practices and the ceremonies, stories, and traditional languages that honour food. Indigenous food sovereignty is about reconnecting people to their food sources and allowing them to play an active role in providing their own food.


  4. Gary Doer's graduation: Long career in public life ends for US ambassadorRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... facility where he managed conflicting constituencies; to union leadership; the provincial cabinet; three terms as Manitoba premier; and finally to an ambassadorship in Washington. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick Canada's Ambassador to the U.S. ...


  5. After decades in public life, Gary Doer heads homeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    Canadian ambassador to the United States Gary Doer speaks at the Canadian American Business Council State of the Relationship Summit & Award on the state of the relationship between Canada and the United States in Ottawa on Nov. 6, 2014. Doer is about to help advise a think-tank, the latest step in a winding career path that took him from being a Winnipeg corrections officer, to union leader, Manitoba premier and ambassador to the United States.


  6. New Manitoba documentary explores humour in Mennonite cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... about his Mennonite heritage. The film is directed by Winnipeg's Orlando Braun. Falk spoke to CBC about the film, Manitoba's Mennonites and the humour that he says runs through the culture. I've been doing comedy for 10 years now so people come up ...


  7. Outgoing ambassador to U.S. Gary Doer reflects on life in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... facility where he managed conflicting constituencies; to union leadership; the provincial cabinet; three terms as Manitoba premier; and finally to an ambassadorship in Washington. He received something slightly less conventional than a diploma when ...


  8. Freezing rain warnings in effect for parts of southern ManitobaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBC News

    The warning is for the following areas of south Manitoba: Dauphin, Russell, Roblin, Winnipegosis, Minnedosa, Riding Mountain National Park, Virden, Souris, Brandon, Neepawa, Carberry, Treherne, Melita, Boissevain, Turtle Mountain Provincial Park, Killarney, Pilot Mound, Manitou. According to Environment Canada, freezing rain is moving from southeastern Saskatchewan into southwestern Manitoba.


  9. Diary from the IceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Weyburn This Week

    The Gold Wings travelled to Winnipeg Manitoba to participate in the Shaftesbury Titans tournament on January 15, 16 and 17. We started out the tournament with a game against the Shattuck St. Mary's Sabres U19 team. This team was very skilled and competitive and the hockey was fast.


  10. After decades in public life, Doer heads homeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Barriere Star Journal

    A college kid named Gary Doer had a plan to leave school for a while, get some work experience, then return to finish his degree in political science. His political education wound up lasting 46 years and taking him far off-campus - to a youth-detention facility where he managed conflicting constituencies; to union leadership; the provincial cabinet; three terms as Manitoba premier; and finally to an ambassadorship in Washington.


  11. Elijah Harper inspired Winnipeg librarian to make changeRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... sparked her passion for social justice. She was watching the news with her parents. "Elijah Harper stood up in the Manitoba Legislature and held his feather high and effectively killed the Meech Lake accord," she recalled. Elijah Harper, a former ...


  12. Deported Roma have little chance of return despite refugee lawyers' misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... and was appointed national reporter in 1991. She has since been the correspondent for national Radio News in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Newfoundland and Labrador. She is now based in Toronto. She has won numerous awards for her work at CBC covering ...


  13. Alta. man in custody after high-speed chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    ... shots and the officer being dragged freed himself and suffered minor injuries, according to a statement released by Manitoba RCMP. The statement didn't say how many shots were fired, where the collision and shooting took place or where the vehicle ...


  14. Bowles, Terriers explode versus KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

    Elkhorn's Brad Bowles had a goal and three assists to lead the Portage Terriers to their 12th straight Manitoba Junior Hockey League win on Friday evening. Twin brother Shawn chipped in with a goal and two helpers, while Nick Henry netted a hat trick for the league-leading Terriers in their 10-2 victory over the host Dauphin Kings.


  15. Riding Pro: Way to go - Experience had Nelson saddling up for North America's racetracksRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Gleaner

    ... Downs in Winnipeg, Canada, despite leaving Jamaica after the four-month season of live racing had started at the Manitoba racetrack. Nelson, resting at home after suffering a broken nose in a spill two Saturdays ago, said the wait to be paid purses ...


  16. At least 13 indigenous candidates running between NDP, Liberals in Manitoba electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Althea Guiboche, left, is running for the Manitoba Liberal Party in Point Douglas. Nahanni Fontaine is running for the New Democratic Party nomination in the St. Johns constituency.


  17. NACTV takes part in local TV hearingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Neepawa Press

    ... Traill noted. Many of the people in Neepawa take the station for granted, but there are viewers all over Manitoba and in other provinces who enjoy the small-town feel of the programs. He said that sometimes, big organizations like the CRTC just ...


  18. Alexandria Minerals Announces TSX Venture Approval of Normal Course Issuer BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Market Wire

    ... Val d'Or, Quebec, and now with a significant presence in the Snow Lake-Flin Flon gold-base metal mining district of Manitoba and the world-class Red Lake gold district, Ontario. The Company's properties are located in mining districts hosting large, ...


  19. Stolen vehicle hit police cruiser during pursuit in Neepawa, say RCMPRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBC News

    Stolen vehicle hit police car during pursuit. Suspect in custody. No injuries. Update to follow.


  20. For pharma CEOs, a heavy dose of ethical questions: WellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Toronto Star

    Of course, Martin Shkreli found it amusing. The ex-CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals has made it his trademark to mock any investigation into his corporate behaviour, including this week's probe by U.S. Congress into his price-gouging reign at the company he created.