‘A complete loss of trust’: Seniors robbed by staffer at Winnipeg care home, police say

By | April 5, 2019

Eight people, age 78 to 100, were robbed by a woman who worked at the care home where they lived, Winnipeg police say. A 37-year-old woman was arrested and charged on Tuesday, following a month-long investigation at the home on Henderson Highway. Police were first alerted in March when a woman said her 93-year-old mother was missing a wedding ring and an engagement… Read More »

Seniors robbed by staffer at Winnipeg care home, police say

By | April 5, 2019

Eight people, age 78 to 100, were robbed by a woman who worked at the care home where they lived, Winnipeg police say. A 37-year-old woman was arrested and charged on Tuesday, following a month-long investigation at the home on Henderson Highway. Police were first alerted in March when a woman said her 93-year-old mother was missing a wedding ring and an engagement… Read More »

Care home employee arrested after jewelry forcibly removed from residents with dementia

By | April 5, 2019

An employee at a personal care home on Henderson Highway has been arrested and faces multiple theft charges after Winnipeg police received a report about a resident’s missing jewelry. CTV News has learned the personal care home is Kildonan Long Term Care. Officers say a woman told police last month her 93-year-old mother was missing a wedding ring… Read More »

Former Winnipeg broadcaster sentenced for Saskatchewan bank robberies

By | April 5, 2019

Former Winnipeg broadcaster and journalism instructor Stephen Vogelsang has been sentenced to nearly three years behind bars for a string of bank robberies in Saskatchewan. On Thursday, Volgelsang was handed a 1,030-day sentence in Regina provincial court, after pleading guilty to four robberies in Regina and Saskatoon between July and October 2017. He will receive credit for time… Read More »

WRHA client information stolen during break-in, health authority says

By | April 5, 2019

Personal information about 75 people was stolen when someone broke into a vehicle belonging to an employee of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority. The information was in a bag taken from a parked and unattended vehicle on March 7, a news release from the health authority says. The bag contained a notebook with information about the employee’s schedule of activities and… Read More »

Client information in notebook stolen from WRHA employee

By | April 5, 2019

The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority said it has notified 75 clients after a notebook with their names and what hospital ward they received treatment in was stolen from an employee. The WRHA said the theft took place March 7 and the notebook was in a bag that was stolen from the employee’s parked car. The theft was reported… Read More »

Transcona road closure catches residents off guard

By | April 5, 2019

A city councillor is calling for answers after a road closure near a new Transcona subdivision caused confusion Thursday. The city is installing a new roundabout at the intersection of Pandora Avenue East and Ravenhurst Street at the entrance of a new subdivision. Councillor Shawn Nason said half the road there shut down unexpectedly. “We need to find… Read More »

Amazon opens Thinkbox office in Winnipeg

By | April 5, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Friday, April 5, 2019 6:17AM CST Last Updated Friday, April 5, 2019 6:21AM CST Amazon announced the opening of a Winnipeg office Friday, which will primarily be used to work on technology for the entertainment industry. The 13,000 square foot space in Johnston Terminal at The Forks will be home to the Amazon Web Services… Read More »

Gobble gobble: Wild turkeys spotted in Osborne Village

By | April 5, 2019

We may be months away from Thanksgiving, but turkeys are the talk of the town in Winnipeg. Wild turkeys, that is. A trio of large birds have been spotted outside the Roslyn Court apartments at Roslyn Avenue and Osborne Street for about a week. Philip Highway lives in the area and said the birds don’t bother anyone and… Read More »