Cancellations continue as cold weather remains

By | January 29, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Tuesday, January 29, 2019 5:13AM CST Last Updated Thursday, January 31, 2019 7:09AM CST A prolonged stretch of cold weather has hit Manitoba, causing closures and cancellations. The following is a list of school, bus and street closures for Jan. 31, which will continue to be updated throughout the day: On Wednesday afternoon, it was… Read More »

Closures and cancellations continue as cold weather remains

By | January 29, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Tuesday, January 29, 2019 5:13AM CST Last Updated Thursday, January 31, 2019 4:18AM CST A prolonged stretch of cold weather is expected across Manitoba, causing closures and cancellations. The following is a list of school, bus and street closures for Jan. 31, which will continue to be updated throughout the day: On Wednesday afternoon, it… Read More »

Bus and school cancellations and delays for Wednesday, Thursday

By | January 29, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Tuesday, January 29, 2019 5:13AM CST Last Updated Wednesday, January 30, 2019 4:19PM CST A prolonged stretch of cold weather is expected across Manitoba, causing closures and cancellations. On Wednesday afternoon, it was announced that several school divisions in Winnipeg had cancelled buses for the Thursday, Jan. 31 run, including: – Winnipeg School Division –… Read More »

Bus and school cancellations and delays for Wednesday

By | January 29, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Tuesday, January 29, 2019 5:13AM CST Last Updated Wednesday, January 30, 2019 9:13AM CST A prolonged stretch of cold weather is expected across Manitoba, causing closures and cancellations. The following is a list of school, bus and street closures for Jan. 30, which will continue to be updated throughout the day: School and bus closures:… Read More »

Bus and school cancellations for Wednesday

By | January 29, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Tuesday, January 29, 2019 5:13AM CST Last Updated Wednesday, January 30, 2019 4:21AM CST A prolonged stretch of cold weather is expected across Manitoba, causing closures and cancellations. The following is a list of school, bus and street closures for Jan. 30, which will continue to be updated throughout the day: School and bus closures:… Read More »

‘If you’re waiting for a bus, it is brutal’ but should the city invest in heated shelters or service?

By | January 29, 2019

Winnipeg’s mayor says he still wants to install dozens of new heated bus shelters— but transit advocates say the focus should be on improving service, so people aren’t left waiting in shelters in the first place. Mayor Brian Bowman vowed during the last election to use $4.1 million set aside to replace a roof at Winnipeg Transit’s garage to… Read More »

On a wing and a prayer: Winnipeg man finds live butterfly in his garage — in January

By | January 29, 2019

A Winnipeg family is harbouring an unexpected guest after a butterfly was found hiding out inside their garage over the weekend — alive. “It can’t do anything but put a smile on your face, you know, to just see something so beautiful like that when you’re not expecting it,” said John Watson, who made the discovery on Sunday.… Read More »

Should Winnipeg get more heated bus shelters?

By | January 29, 2019

Winnipeg’s mayor says he still wants to install dozens of new heated bus shelters— but transit advocates say the focus should be on improving service, so people aren’t left waiting in shelters in the first place. Mayor Brian Bowman vowed during the last election to use $4.1 million set aside to replace a roof at Winnipeg Transit’s garage to… Read More »

Leak in the men’s shower drain the latest problem at $214M police headquarters

By | January 29, 2019

Water poured down from a shower drain into a busy office where people in custody are detained and processed at Winnipeg Police Headquarters on Saturday. A video of the leak shared with CBC shows water raining down on scaffolding and lockers in the central processing area — just a short distance from desks and employee uniforms. It’s the latest trouble… Read More »

Bruce McArthur pleads guilty to 8 counts of 1st-degree murder

By | January 29, 2019

Bruce McArthur pleaded guilty to eight counts of first-degree murder when the 67-year-old appeared in a downtown Toronto courtroom today and admitted to killing eight men between 2010 and 2017. The self-employed landscaper was arrested in January 2018 after years of speculation within Toronto’s Gay Village neighbourhood that missing persons cases were connected. Ultimately, McArthur was charged in the… Read More »