Extreme cold warning ends after deep freeze grips Manitoba for days

By | January 31, 2019

Keep your head up, Manitoba — you’ve earned bragging rights for another year. As January ends, Manitobans are nearing the end of the extreme cold that has gripped the province for much of the week; a warning from Environment Canada that’s been in place since Tuesday evening is expected to be lifted Thursday. “Wind chill values of –40 to –50 will gradually ease through the morning… Read More »

Extreme cold warning grips Manitoba for 3rd day

By | January 31, 2019

Keep your head up, Manitoba — you’ve earned bragging rights for another year. As January ends, Manitobans are nearing the end of the extreme cold that has gripped the province for much of the week; a warning from Environment Canada that’s been in place since Tuesday evening is expected to be lifted Thursday. “Wind chill values of –40 to –50 will gradually ease through the morning… Read More »

‘I have taken the most valuable things of your life’: Driver in Humboldt Broncos bus crash tells hearing

By | January 31, 2019

The truck driver who pleaded guilty in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash told families and friends of the victims that he was sorry during the final day of a sentencing hearing in a Melfort, Sask., courtroom. Sixteen people were killed and 13 injured in April 2018 when the Humboldt Broncos team bus collided with a semi-trailer driven by… Read More »

‘How do you miss all those signs?’: Crown seeks 10-year sentence for driver in Humboldt Broncos bus crash

By | January 31, 2019

The Crown prosecutor in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash case is asking for a 10-year sentence for truck driver Jaskirat Singh Sidhu with a further 10-year driving prohibition after that. Final arguments in the case are being heard today in a Melfort, Sask., courtroom. Sixteen people were killed and 13 injured in April 2018 when the Humboldt Broncos team bus collided… Read More »

‘All he had to do was stop’: Crown asks for 10-year sentence for driver in Humboldt Broncos crash

By | January 31, 2019

The Crown prosecutor in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash case is asking for an 10-year sentence for Jaskirat Singh Sidhu with a further 10-year driving prohibition after that. The Crown and defence lawyers for Sidhu have begun their final arguments in a Melfort, Sask. courtroom. Sixteen people were killed and 13 injured in April 2018 when the Humboldt Broncos team bus collided with… Read More »