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  1. Paul Vogt take over as Red River College president Aug. 17Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | My

    Red River College's Board of Governors announced Monday that Paul Vogt will join Red River College as the institution's fifth president and CEO effective Aug. 17, 2015. "It gives me great pleasure to welcome Paul Vogt to Red River College," said Lloyd Schreyer, chair, board of governors, Red River College.


  2. Paul Vogt named president of Red River CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Red River College's Board of Governors has named Paul Vogt as the institution's fifth president and CEO effective Aug. 17. A former Rhodes Scholar, Vogt has had a long career in Manitoba as an academic and in government. He headed the provincial civil service for eight years.


  3. Manitoba Museum, long under the radar, has ambitious plan for the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Those iconic, wild-eyed buffalo and their oddly plastic-faced Mtis hunter have for decades launched any visit to the Manitoba Museum. The diorama is one of the museum's most beloved exhibits, along with the Nonsuch, the urban gallery of boomtown Winnipeg and the bloody seal in the darkened polar bear den.


  4. Spreading the goodness of summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A local advertising and marketing company is hoping to get more teenagers breathing fresh air, soaking in Vitamin D and enjoying what a Winnipeg summer has to offer. McKim has launched its second edition of Get Out of the Basement, an initiative geared towards the generation that too often sees the world through a smartphone.


  5. Seas of red and white at festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    There were seas of red and white at many of Winnipeg's regular hot spots as people celebrated the nation's 148th birthday in style. At Shaw Park -- the home of the Goldeyes baseball team -- an estimated 3,580 people in red and white T-shirts, courtesy of the Downtown Winnipeg BIZ, took to the field to form a living Canadian flag.


  6. SiteseeingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    AFTER being commissioned to do his largest public mural to date on a private building in downtown Detroit -- not to mention a huge, career-spanning exhibit of his works at the impressive Library Street Collective -- street artist, clothing entrepreneur and provocateur Shepard Fairey has been targeted by police in the city for a series of unauthorized public displays of his OBEY-inspired artwork.


  7. Dental Marketing Firm Partners With Winnipeg Dental PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Market Wire

    SmartBox Web Marketing, a top dental web marketing company, will produce digital marketing campaigns and build a new website for the Winnipeg dental practice Avant Dental Care. Avant Dental Care, a five-office Winnipeg dental practice operated by Dr. Nathan Jeal and Dr. Bao-Tran Nguyen, recently signed on with SmartBox Web Marketing, a company that provides a systems-based digital marketing system to help dentists attract more patients.


  8. Winnipeg's Assiniboine Park Zoo to extend hours in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | GlobalNews

    If you were hoping to tour the Assiniboine Park Zoo after work during the week this summer, upcoming changes could make that possible. The zoo will extend its hours of operation an extra three hours on Wednesdays in July.


  9. North Dakota feels like it's a world away from CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | My

    The American border is barely 60 miles from where I live in Manitoba, but it's not a crossing I make very often. Seven years ago, I spent a couple of days in Devil's Lake, N.D., where there was a growing flood because of Canada's concern about bad fish that we didn't want in Lake Winnipeg.


  10. Kiosks reminiscent of Old St. BRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Teresa Bowerman and Val Gompf buy cool treats from one of three seasonal kiosks on Esplanade Riel designed to look like horse-drawn trams. Three seasonal kiosks designed to look like horse-drawn trams from the early 1900s are back for the summer on the Esplanade Riel bridge.


  11. Things to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Spend Canada's birthday at some of the day's biggest family-friendly parties at The Forks and Assiniboine Park. Celebrate with music, food, activities and entertainment.


  12. Wood Knocks & Tossed Rocks: Searching for SasquatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Cryptomundo

    Wood Knocks & Tossed Rocks: Searching for Sasquatch with the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization places the reader in the passenger seat of the author's truck to ride shotgun on a series of expeditions with the Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization, as seen on Animal Planet's hit show "Finding Bigfoot". Experience every moment and every bump in the road as it happened.


  13. U of M field tour to focus on sustainable farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | My

    Designing productive farming systems that require fewer chemicals and incorporate compost will be the focus of a field tour hosted by National Centre for Livestock and the Environment at the University of Manitoba Glenlea Research Station the afternoon of July 8. If you are interested in learning ways to farm more sustainably and reduce input costs, whether you are involved in growing crops, raising livestock or both, whether you farm organically, conventionally or somewhere in between, or even if you eat food and want to know more about its origins, there is something for you on this tour.


  14. Top 5 things to do in Winnipeg this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | CBC News

    This weekend has so many of my favourite things - Seinfeld, Art City and the WSO. Hopefully they're at least somewhere near the top of your lists too.


  15. Manitoba Music announces new board, Kevin Walters award winnerRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | My

    Manitoba Music announced its new board of directors for 2015-16 and celebrated another busy and exciting year at its annual general meeting on Wednesday at new Winnipeg music hotspot, The Good Will Social Club. Manitoba Music is the hub of Manitoba's vibrant music community.


  16. Donated school supplies can be a vital giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    It's 10:45 a.m. on a Wednesday morning, and Asma Aden is sprinting through the aisles at Staples. The 15-year-old Kelvin High School student is participating in Winnipeg Harvest's third annual Tools for School Shopping Challenge, the kickoff event for the organization's annual school-supply drive.


  17. The cycling outside is frightfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    What begins as a leisurely ride through Assiniboine Avenue, where cyclists enjoy relative safety in a barricaded bike path, quickly dissipates and is replaced with confusion as they reach Main Street. It is here cyclists are thrust towards a busy corridor, with no connecting path and high-volume traffic.


  18. Go retroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    I find it interesting that people tend to gravitate towards open-air markets. Maybe it's the opportunity to shop in the sun or this feel-good notion that pretty much everything you buy has some kind of handmade, local connection.


  19. Manitoba Senators push expense fight to arbitrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    OTTAWA Three Manitoba senators will seek arbitration from a former Supreme Court justice as they fight an auditor general's report which outed them as having made faulty expense claims, but a fourth will face legal action by the senate to reclaim more than $176,000. Former Liberal Sen. Sharon Carstairs, former Conservative Sen. Terry Stratton and current Sen. Don Plett all have asked for arbitration with retired Justice Ian Binnie, who was hired by the Senate to mediate disputes over the auditor general's report.


  20. Summer in the City Festival in Steinbach this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | My

    The festival has dozens of arts and crafts vendors lining Main Street, along with food vendors, live performances and entertainment for the whole family. While you're taking in all the fun and activities at the festival, make sure to stop by Winnipeg Airports Authority's booth to spin our prize wheel for a chance to win great prizes. 1 comment