Man killed in stabbing near Dauphin: RCMP

By | May 5, 2019

The RCMP in Dauphin says a man was killed in a stabbing in Gilbert Plains, Man. on Saturday. Police say officers responded to a report of a stabbing around 9:40 p.m., and found a 36-year-old man suffering from injuries. They say the victim received immediate medical attention but succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead on scene.… Read More »

Charges laid in fatal stabbing near Dauphin

By | May 5, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Sunday, May 5, 2019 10:51AM CST Last Updated Wednesday, May 8, 2019 2:54PM CST One person has been charged with second degree murder in connection to a homicide in Gilbert Plains, Man. Police said on May 4 officers responded to a report of a stabbing around 9:40 p.m., and found a 36-year-old man suffering from… Read More »

Daughter of late Winnipeg writer revives long lost novel on 1919 General Strike

By | May 5, 2019

Nearly 40 years ago, prolific journalist and writer Melinda McCracken wrote a novel that followed the life of a young girl selling papers during the Winnipeg General Strike of 1919. She died in 2002, leaving behind a substantial collection of published works. But for whatever reason, that novel, titled Papergirl, wasn’t among them. That all changed recently, when… Read More »