Thompson RCMP have issued a three-day suspension after a 20-year-old male was arrested for impaired driving. Police say that just before 1:00 am on Thursday, October 18, 2018, they had set up a checkstop in Thompson. While at the checkstop officers noticed an SUV that was indicating that it was going to turn onto the road
The Winnipeg Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in locating 56-year-old Peter Wasyliw. Wasyliw was last seen the first week of October 2018 in the West End area of Winnipeg. Wasyliw is described as Caucasian in appearance, 5’11”, average build, with brown hair and may have a dark beard. The Winnipeg Police Service is
Winnipeg Police have arrested and charged a 14-year-old male after Churchill High School was evacuated due to a bomb scare on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Police say that around 10:00 am they received the report of a bomb threat after staff at the school found a threatening note. Officers evacuated the school and searched the
The Manitoba MLA who recently was accused of making inappropriate comments to a staff member announced on Wednesday he would not be seeking re-election in 2020. Cliff Graydon, the MLA for Emmerson, said in a written statement sent to media that he has apologized to the individual for his remarks and that individual has accepted his
A 49-year-old male is recovering from significant injuries after he was attacked Saturday evening, October 13, 2018, on Corydon Avenue. Police say that they got reports from several witnesses that the victim had been attacked during a road rage incident. The suspect had been driving behind the victim on Corydon Avenue when he became upset.
It is official, cannabis is now legal across Canada and retail pot stores are doing a booming business. Minutes after it became legal, online cannabis websites began selling the once illicit weed but at least one retailer was sold out within hours. People camped overnight in front of the Delta 9 Cannabis store in St.
Western Canada Lottery Corporation says that the Lotto Max draw this Friday, October 19, 2018, is the largest ever with $113 in prizes up for grabs. The main jackpot is $60 million but there are 53 one million dollar prizes available in the Maxmillions draws. Retailers say that have seen an increase in sales this
A vicious attack in the Exchange District of Winnipeg on Tuesday night, October 16, 2018, sent one man to the hospital in critical condition. The 42-year-old male was walking near William Avenue and King Street when an unknown male attacked him from behind. According to the victim, the attacker did not say a word to him. After
The Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) has served notice to Canada Post that if agreements cannot be reached with their bargaining unit by midnight Sunday they will begin rotating strike action at 12:01 am on Monday, October 22, 2018. “Our goal is still negotiated settlements with no postal disruption. This week is Canada Post’s