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A Manitoba boy got to see his first Winnipeg Jets game on Saturday, even though it was his second time going to a…
01.21 / 22:56
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In a global exclamation of defiance and solidarity, more than 1 million people rallied at women's marches in the nation's capital and cities around the world Saturday to send President Donald Trump an emphatic message on his first full day in office that they won't let his agenda go…
01.21 / 22:36
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Thousands of people have joined a march in Winnipeg in solidarity with the Women's March on…
01.21 / 18:33
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Family members of a man who died while in custody at the Winnipeg Remand Centre last September have gone public to absolve police or employees at the correctional facility of any blame. Two sisters of Robert McAdam, who died after a short stint in the centre, told the Free Press Friday his…
When I came down with a host of symptoms that doctors didn't understand, it seemed they saw me as a middle-aged, hysterical, crazy hypochondriac. Suddenly, my liberal arts education was useful to me in a whole new…
01.21 / 11:08
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Hoisting Farmers Edge as a success story out of rural Manitoba, representatives from Innovate Manitoba clarified that groundbreaking work can take place anywhere. Now a multimillion-dollar organization with more than 350 employees the world over, Farmers Edge originated in Pilot Mound, a…
01.21 / 09:10
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It’s been a long journey to Brandon for the Mousa family. Abdul Salam and his wife, Nafla, left Syria in 2012 under the cloak of night with their three boys, Imran, Noor Elddin and Kamal, heading to Jordan to escape the war. “It was quite scary … we went from area to…
01.21 / 09:08
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In television dramas, every murder trial waxes dramatic, bursting with bombshells and legal theatrics. In this version of reality, the one intended as entertainment, even the stark language of science becomes weighted with emotion. Here in real life, examining DNA science doesn’t…
Strangers helped after icy collision In November, I was driving on Wellington Crescent near Doncaster when I hit a patch of ice and my car flew off the road, head-on into a large tree. Thank-you so much to the three strangers who stopped their cars to call an ambulance, call my daughter…
Recorder ensemble Flûte Alors! will perform at Brandon University this month as part of the university’s School of Music’s Pro Series. Flûte Alors! began an extensive tour through nine communities in Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta this week under the auspices…
01.21 / 05:42
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The Winnipeg Goldeyes announced on Friday that the contract of first baseman Jacob Rogers has been purchased by the Texas…
01.20 / 23:33
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The future of the land that Kapyong Barracks sits on is still unknown, but the buildings have been approved for…
01.20 / 23:12
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After hacking around some of the tucked- away tracks of southwestern Manitoba all his life, Laurie Czech’s golf game is about to get an u…
01.20 / 22:11
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Ellen Judd will sit through a week of 9/11 pre-trial hearings at Guantanamo Bay starting…
01.20 / 21:58
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Manitoba says a lawsuit launched against the province in December by a subsidiary of OmniTrax should be dismissed with costs in a statement of defence submitted…
01.20 / 21:38
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The Manitoba Court of Appeal is mulling new guidelines to prevent lengthy court delays for parents whose kids have been seized by child welfare…
01.20 / 21:18
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Winnipeg Jets rookie forward Patrik Laine took another big step in his recovery, wearing a non-contact jersey in his first full practice back with the…
01.20 / 21:10
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Police are asking for the public’s help in a case where a woman in her 60s was taken to hospital after being struck and seriously injured by a sidewalk snow-removal machine on William Avenue last m…
01.20 / 20:58
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The defence continued a line of questioning to build a theory that DNA could potentially become compromised if handled too…
01.20 / 20:37
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The nuances of DNA evidence returned to the spotlight on Friday, as the Mark Grant retrial entered its fifth day. Grant stands accused of second-degree murder for the 1984 abduction and death of 13-year-old Candace Derksen. In 2011, he was found guilty by a jury, but the conviction was…