Crews fight North End fire, warn of icy roads in area

By | January 31, 2019

The Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service is investigating after a fire broke out at a North End house. Crews were called just after 8:30 a.m. to Bannerman Avenue near Salter Street. The WFPS said once on scene crews launched an interior offensive attack and the fire was declared under control by about 9:15 a.m. No one was home at… Read More »

Man accused of shooting Manitoba RCMP officer pleads guilty to attempted murder

By | January 31, 2019

The man accused of shooting an RCMP officer during series of break-and-enters in western Manitoba has pleaded guilty. Therae Racette-Beaulieu was charged last August with two counts of attempted murder as well as two counts of break and enter, possession of property obtained by crime and weapons-related offences. He entered guilty pleas to one count of attempted murder,… Read More »

City recreation managers again recommend permanent closure of Norwood pool

By | January 31, 2019

City of Winnipeg recreation managers chose the coldest week of the year to once again recommend the closure of an outdoor swimming pool in St. Boniface. A new report to council’s protection, community services and parks committee recommends the Norwood outdoor pool be decommissioned and demolished this summer at a cost of $150,000. City recreation managers initially made… Read More »

Highway 1 reopens after collision causes large fuel spill

By | January 31, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Thursday, January 31, 2019 9:32AM CST Last Updated Thursday, January 31, 2019 12:36PM CST Deacon’s Corner was closed for several hours Thursday morning after a crash between two semi-transport trucks caused a large fuel spill. According to the RCMP, the collision happened just after midnight at the intersection of Highway 1 and Highway 207. RCMP… Read More »

Highway 1 reopens after collision causes fuel spill

By | January 31, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Thursday, January 31, 2019 9:32AM CST Last Updated Thursday, January 31, 2019 10:58AM CST The province said Highway 1 at Deacon’s Corner reopened just before 10:30 a.m. Thursday following an early morning collision. EARLIER: Deacon’s Corner is closed Thursday morning after a crash between two semi-transport trucks caused a large fuel spill. According to the… Read More »

RCMP on scene after highway collision causes fuel spill

By | January 31, 2019

Deacon’s Corner is closed Thursday morning after a crash between two semi-transport trucks caused a large fuel spill. According to the RCMP, the collision happened overnight at the intersection of Highway 1 and Highway 207. The fuel spilled onto Highway 207 and into the intersection. The Mounties said no one was hurt and that alcohol is not believed… Read More »

Teen charged in double homicide in Bloodvein

By | January 31, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Thursday, January 31, 2019 3:24PM CST Last Updated Monday, February 4, 2019 2:20PM CST A 16-year-old from Bloodvein has been charged with two counts of manslaughter after two men were found dead in the community. The Mounties were called around 4 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30 for a report of two dead men at a house… Read More »