Police discover $47K of meth following drug investigation

By | April 1, 2019

The Winnipeg Police Service says it discovered 47 ounces of methamphetamine with a street value of $47,000 at a home in the 600 block of Airlies Street on March 29. Police allege they stopped a man as he was leaving the house, placed him under arrest and found methamphetamine with a street value of $1,000. After searching the… Read More »

Police investigating after collision in Garden City Shopping Centre parking lot

By | April 1, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Monday, April 1, 2019 4:52PM CST Last Updated Tuesday, April 2, 2019 6:40AM CST The Winnipeg Police Service investigating after a woman was hit by a vehicle in the Garden City Shopping Centre parking lot Monday afternoon. Police tweeted around 4 p.m. on Monday that they “apologize for disruptions in the area.” Officers are unable… Read More »

Woman dead after being struck by truck in mall parking lot

By | April 1, 2019

Kayla Rosen, CTV Winnipeg Published Monday, April 1, 2019 4:52PM CST Last Updated Tuesday, April 2, 2019 11:05AM CST A 57-year-old woman died on Monday after she was struck by a half-ton truck in the parking lot of the Garden City Shopping Centre. Winnipeg Police Service Const. Rob Carver said around 3 p.m. officers went to the parking… Read More »

Police investigating fatal vehicle-pedestrian collision in shopping centre parking lot

By | April 1, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Monday, April 1, 2019 4:52PM CST Last Updated Tuesday, April 2, 2019 7:55AM CST The Winnipeg Police Service is investigating after a woman was struck and killed by a vehicle in the Garden City Shopping Centre parking lot Monday. Officers announced Tuesday morning the woman had succumbed to her injuries. Police said the driver was… Read More »

Gobble gobble: wild turkeys make their way to Osborne Village

By | April 1, 2019

If you’ve heard some wild turkeys gobbling around the city in recent weeks, you’re not alone. Videos and photos are popping up on social media of the animals lurking around urban areas, including River Heights and, most recently, Osborne Village. Photographer Dennis Burnett shot these turkeys in the Osborne Village area last week. (Dennis Burnett ) Teal McFarland said… Read More »

Civil servants will be paid, Tories say, after temporary funding bill approved

By | April 1, 2019

Any worries about civil servants not getting paid fizzled on Monday, when the government passed legislation providing temporary funds.  The Progressive Conservative government said Monday’s bill was needed so that wages for civil servants and payments to public-sector agencies and other entities can continue. The new fiscal year started on April 1, but the interim supply bill did not pass on the… Read More »

Manitoba bill’s further delay could have put some payments at risk: government

By | April 1, 2019

WINNIPEG — A bill that allows the Manitoba government to spend money before this year’s budget is passed has been approved by the legislature. The interim supply bill was caught up in opposition delays last week. The Progressive Conservative government says the bill is needed so that wages for civil servants and payments to public-sector agencies and other… Read More »

Woman assaulted while delivering newspapers, allege police

By | April 1, 2019

A 45-year-old woman was taken to hospital on Saturday after, police say, she was punched a number of times while delivering newspapers. Around 6:50 a.m., officers went to the Broadway Avenue and Hargrave Street area following a report of a woman being assaulted. Upon arrival, police found a man, who was taken into custody, and an injured woman,… Read More »