Serious crash prompts police to close part of Higgins Avenue

By | June 4, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Tuesday, June 4, 2019 1:48PM CST Last Updated Tuesday, June 4, 2019 1:50PM CST Winnipeg police have closed Higgens Avenue between Princess Street and Main Street to traffic because of a “serious motor vehicle collision”. Police tweeted about the closure Tuesday afternoon around 2 p.m. Higgins Ave is closed between Princess St and Main Street… Read More »

Police say cyclist killed on Higgins was woman in her 50s

By | June 4, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Tuesday, June 4, 2019 1:48PM CST Last Updated Wednesday, June 5, 2019 11:24AM CST A cyclist is dead following a motor vehicle collision near the Higgins Avenue and King Street intersection Tuesday afternoon. Emergency personnel were called to the scene around 1:45 p.m., and when they arrived they found the cyclist dead. Police said the… Read More »

Cyclist dies after collision at Higgins and King: Winnipeg police

By | June 4, 2019

A cyclist has died after a collision on Higgins Avenue on Tuesday, Winnipeg police say. Police have blocked off a section of Higgins Avenue between Princess Street and Main Street. Police said emergency personnel responded to a report of a collision involving a cyclist at the Higgins Avenue and King Street intersection at 1:45 p.m. The cyclist was found… Read More »

Section of Higgins Avenue near Main blocked off after serious collision involving cyclist

By | June 4, 2019

Winnipeg police have blocked off a section of Higgins Avenue between Princess Street and Main Street after a serious collision Tuesday afternoon. A witness told CBC News it appears a cyclist may have been hit at the intersection of King Street and Higgins. Two bikes, one with a crumpled front wheel, lay on the ground within the police… Read More »

Section of Higgins Avenue near Main blocked off after serious collision

By | June 4, 2019

Manitoba·New Winnipeg police have blocked off a section of Higgins Avenue between Princess Street and Main Street after a serious motor vehicle collision. Social Sharing Winnipeg police ask drivers to avoid area of Higgins between Princess and Main Street CBC News · Posted: Jun 04, 2019 2:17 PM CT | Last Updated: June 4 Winnipeg police blocked off… Read More »

Woman charged with attempted murder after 11-year-old girl stabbed in Wasagamack

By | June 4, 2019

RCMP have charged a woman with attempted murder in connection with the stabbing of a girl in a remote northern Manitoba First Nation. Island Lake RCMP arrested a 29-year-old woman after an 11-year-old was stabbed early Saturday morning in Wasagamack First Nation, about 470 kilometres northeast of Winnipeg. The girl was taken to the nursing station with stab wounds and later… Read More »

‘I’m scared,’ Sandy Bay woman says as First Nation struggles to cope with meth use

By | June 4, 2019

Sandy Bay Ojibway First Nation community members have organized a meeting to discuss ways to deal with the sale and use of meth in their community, a problem some call an emergency. The Thursday meeting at the community complex was planned after a number of violent incidents involving people on meth, said Giselle Demach, who helped organize the… Read More »

11-year-old girl stabbed in Manitoba First Nation: RCMP

By | June 4, 2019

Island Lake RCMP are investigating the stabbing of an 11-year-old girl. Police received the call around 1:25 a.m. Saturday morning. The Mounties said the victim was stabbed inside a home in Wasagamack First Nation and was taken to a nursing station. She was taken to hospital and is now in stable condition. Police arrested a 29-year-old woman and… Read More »