Manitoba PC war chest at $1 million, NDP much less, as possible election looms

By | April 16, 2019

With a possible early election looming, Manitoba’s governing Progressive Conservatives have a lot more money in their war chest than their main opponents. Documents filed this week with Elections Manitoba show the Tories received more than $2 million in donations last year — more than triple the amount raised by the Opposition New Democrats. After expenses, the Tories… Read More »

Stony Mountain inmate charged with murder in prison stabbing

By | April 16, 2019

Three people have been charged in connection with the stabbing death of an inmate at Stony Mountain Institution on Saturday, police say. Stephen Wood, 31, is charged with second-degree murder in the fatal attack, RCMP wrote in a news release Tuesday. The victim, Michael Monney, 27, was pronounced dead at the scene. Monney was serving a life sentence for second-degree murder as well… Read More »

Manitoba’s governing PCs have more than $1 million cash in bank, NDP much less

By | April 16, 2019

WINNIPEG – With a possible early election looming, Manitoba’s governing Progressive Conservatives have a lot more money in their war chest than their main opponents. Documents filed this week with Elections Manitoba show the Tories received more than $2 million in donations last year — more than triple the amount raised by the Opposition New Democrats. After expenses,… Read More »

RCMP seeking assistance in 12-year-old Winnipeg homicide case

By | April 16, 2019

The Manitoba RCMP is seeking the public’s help to uncover more information about a 12-year-old homicide case. Crystal Shannon Saunders was last seen in the late evening hours of April 18, 2007 in Winnipeg’s West End, but her body was discovered the following day near St. Ambroise. Saunders was 24 years old at the time of her death.… Read More »