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  1. Extensive interview with Jim Steranko: More than just comic booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    The Boston Comic Con may be over now, but you can enjoy this in-depth interview with Jim Steranko about art, his life and his future from the Summer Northeast Comic Con and Collectibles Extravaganza in June. Jim reveals his love for Salvadore Dali, his music career, his escape artist stunts and of course his comic book art.


  2. Sports, entertainment promise Solid DividendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    More than ever, there exists a sense of confidence in our city that allows us to build world-class attractions and welcome internationally renowned events with a fresh boldness and an appreciation for the direct spending imparted from visitors to Winnipeg. A perfect example? Winnipeg's recent stint on the world stage as a host city for the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup.


  3. Blue Bombers acknowledge Indigenous territory, thanks to U of M studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 1 | My

    Earlier this year the Winnipeg Blue Bombers set a new record. Thanks to an initiative from a student in the Asper School of Business at the University of Manitoba, the Bombers became the first CFL team to acknowledge the land they play on is on traditional Indigenous territory.


  4. The Forks: 9 marvellous things for this long weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | My

    It's the halfway mark in summer, and {so far} the weather looks to be cooperating for this upcoming long weekend. If you are looking to make the most of your three days of freedom, we've compiled for you 9 things to make a memorable long weekend. 1 comment

  5. Best Way to Get on NHL's National Broadcast Schedule? Be On a CSN NetworkRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Defending Big D

    The NBC sports group released its official national broadcast schedule for the NHL on Monday. You've probably already seen it at this point, but here are some of the highlights: There will be 105 games shown on NBC or NBCSN next season .


  6. Life & Times: Doctor developed expertise in occupational lung diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Edmonton Journal

    Record-breaking temperatures and extremely low rainfalls across Western Canada are causing chaos for farmers and firefighters this summer as they grapple with the worst drought in more than a decade. The widespread hot and dry conditions in B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan have led to a jump in wildfires, tight water restrictions, and pressure on farmers as many crops remain stunted and the cost of hay skyrockets.


  7. Paradise off Puerto Rican coast still no match for a Winnipeg summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | CBC News

    These same eight sentences have been repeated a lot, over and over again, since Paul and I sold our house and left our jobs - and Winnipeg - for this travel adventure we're on. We agree with the people we meet because Winnipeg is cold.


  8. City unfolding as it shouldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    For a couple of weeks this summer, the City of Winnipeg's chief planner, Braden Smith, found himself in the news on a regular basis. And each time the Free Press wrote about him, the story was accompanied by a particular photo that showed Smith frowning despondently.


  9. So chief, where are you now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    A weather warning was in effect at 5:11 p.m. Thursday when her phone call came; both out of the blue, and, more appropriately perhaps, out of the grey gathering of storm clouds in the distance. It was Rinelle Harper's grandmother.


  10. No Charity here; local actor earns her successRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    From a distance -- say, the view from her hometown of Winnipeg -- Kimberley Rampersad's stage career appears to be on a definite upswing, as the actor/dancer follows up last summer's run at the Stratford Festival with an even better debut at the Shaw Festival. The 2000 graduate of the University of Manitoba has earned excellent notices for her work as Nickie, the gal pal of the title character in the 1966 Cy Coleman musical Sweet Charity, which runs to Oct. 31. In the last two years, the 39-year-old hoofer has spent more time in southern Ontario than in River City.


  11. Have I got an act for youRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Twenty years ago, a writer for New Scientist magazine came up with the term "nominative determinism" to describe the theory that an individual's surname can play a significant role when it comes time to choose a profession or career path. The article was inspired by a book titled Pole Positions: Polar Regions and the Future of the Planet, which was penned by a British writer named -- wait for it -- Daniel Snowman.


  12. Everything is awesome as excitement builds at Lego demoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Lego Master Paul Chrzan, centre, with kids Sam Parker, left, and his brother Jack at the newly opened Lego store in Polo Park Shopping Centre. Chrzan was in Winnipeg for the Lego Master builder event at Polo Park Shopping where local kids get a chance to pitch in and build a two-meter high Star Wars Yoda character this weekend.


  13. 46th Folklorama kicks off with event at The Forks SaturdayRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | My

    The Honourable Flor Marcelino, Minister of Culture, Heritage and Tourism, delivered an official proclamation Thursday, declaring Aug. 2-15 to be Folklorama weeks in Manitoba. "Folklorama is thrilled to be launching our 46th annual festival," said Zaleena Salaam, Folklorama president.


  14. Surreal scenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    In Adaptations & Afterthoughts, his wide-ranging, jam-packed exhibition at Flatlanders Studio, Kevin Friedrich plays a role that's part backyard tinkerer, part Dr. Frankenstein. Across dozens of accomplished, approachable paintings and sculptures , the prolific West Ender shows a knack for taking things apart and reassembling them in unexpected ways.


  15. Doctor distances himself from illegal Winnipeg pot dispensaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | CBC News

    A Winnipeg doctor charging patients for medical marijuana authorization notes says he is not encouraging his patients to purchase pot through a local store that is operating illegally. Medical marijuana dispensaries are illegal in Canada.


  16. Debate: What's next for NHL expansion process?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | ESPN

    Scott Burnside and Craig Custance discuss the NHL expansion process and what is next after only two bids were submitted by the application deadline. BURNSIDE: Greetings, my friend.


  17. West Broadway bike path causing confusion for cyclists, driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | CBC News

    Parking spots next to this bike lane on Sherbrook Street are causing confusion among some drivers and cyclists in the area. The bike path along the east side of Sherbrook Street runs between the traffic lane and a parking lane.


  18. Things to DoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 19 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Colin Meloy and the Decemberists perform in Los Angeles in 2011. Register your kids for a week of day camp at the Children's Museum.


  19. Take a bowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    There's something about fiddle music that just invites a smile, and Patti Kusturok is in the middle of providing 365 consecutive days of smiles. Kusturok, an award-winning Winnipeg performer who is known across North America for her smooth-sounding style traditional fiddle music, began an ambitious project on Jan. 1, called 365 Days of Fiddle Tunes. 2 comments

  20. Be the first to eat at Mon Ami Louis on the EsplanadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | My

    WOW Hospitality is opening a brand new restaurant called Mon Ami Louis. With the opening of any great restaurant comes the dry run to test everything out.