Community News

Jeremy Skibicki

Winnipeg police charge man accused of killing Rebecca Contois with 3 additional homicides

CBC News | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 14:28:23 EST

Winnipeg police are set to speak this afternoon about new homicide charges against the man accused of killing Rebecca Contois, 24, and disposing of her body in a dumpster in May. read more

Kim Hildebrand

Ex-dance program head alleges discrimination against LGBTQ community at Youth For Christ Winnipeg

Rachel Bergen | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 14:43:04 EST

The former director of a government-subsidized dance program in Winnipeg run by an evangelical Christian charity says she was told by her boss she couldn't hire an employee because she is LGBTQ. read more

Woman yelling at Lions Place meeting

Management, residents quarrel at meeting about Lions Place future

Darren Bernhardt | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 15:19:39 EST

Angry outbursts punctuated a meeting between residents and management Thursday at Lions Place, a non-profit housing complex in Winnipeg on the verge of being sold to an Alberta firm. read more

Karren Ivarra

'Face of food bank use is changing' as almost 1 in 4 getting help are now employed: Harvest Manitoba

CBC News | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 10:00:00 EST

Nearly one in every four people who responded to a recent Harvest Manitoba survey needed to use the organization’s food bank this year even though they had a job — a jump of 50 per cent in that figure since last year. read more

1294037032

New data says more Manitobans getting HIV, with higher proportions of women, Indigenous people

Nathan Liewicki | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 06:00:00 EST

The Manitoba HIV Program unveiled its 2018-2021 report findings Thursday — World AIDS Day and the start of Indigenous AIDS Awareness Week — by highlighting an overrepresentation of Indigenous people living with HIV, and more women being diagnosed. read more

Mayor Scott Gillingham

Winnipeg's labour deal with largest union slated to clear final hurdles

CBC News | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 12:45:37 EST

With the municipal election out of the way, city council is poised to finalize a new contract between the City of Winnipeg and its largest union. read more

Cold pedestrian

Frigid switch in weather 'pouring down' on southern Manitoba

Darren Bernhardt | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 11:19:40 EST

Grab your woollies, Manitoba, because the mild start to the winter season has come to an end. But don't lose hope, a milder trend will return, Canada's weather guru says. read more

BLUE DOOR

Brandon drop-in centre adapts to help vulnerable people amid shelter space shortage

Chelsea Kemp | News/Canada/Manitoba | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 06:00:00 EST

Brandon's Ask Auntie Blue Door Project, a daytime shelter that initially opened a year ago as a warm place for people to hang out during the day, is now adapting to meet the growing needs of a community in what advocates say is a housing crisis. read more

Veronika Kanya and Apache

Blind woman says she was denied ride twice in a row by Uber drivers because of guide dog

Holly Caruk | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 20:54:26 EST

A Winnipeg woman says she was left waiting in the cold after not one, but two Uber drivers refused to give her a ride because of her service dog. read more

Adriana Mendoza and her son Mark Donkers

'This is not inclusion': Canadian hockey parents frustrated as foreign-born kids asked to apply for transfer

Andrew Lupton | News/Canada/London | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 06:18:55 EST

Hockey parents of children born outside Canada are bristling at a rule that requires them to apply for a transfer from their birth country before they can take the ice. read more

POLICE STOCK

Manitoba RCMP officer admits to discreditable conduct for referring to teen girl as 'jailbait' on Instagram

Austin Grabish | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 14:51:38 EST

A Manitoba RCMP officer has admitted to discreditable conduct for calling a 17-year-old girl "jailbait" in a message he sent to her on Instagram after pulling over the vehicle she was in.  read more

Flu Atl Vaccine 20091026 TOPIX

Young and old more likely to face severe flu. Here's why doctors think it happens

Amina Zafar | News/Health | Thu, 1 Dec 2022 04:00:00 EST

Canadians have been getting sick enough with seasonal flu to land in hospital, say doctors with suggestions on who is most at risk and what it could mean for festive gatherings. read more

Queen Victoria statue

Century-old message beneath toppled Victoria statue at Manitoba legislature bemoans booze ban

The Canadian Press | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 20:56:33 EST

A 101-year-old message has been discovered by workers removing the base of a former statue in front of the Manitoba legislature. read more

Winnipeg homeless camp

Mayor's promise to build modular housing for homeless Winnipeggers gets boost from city committee

Cameron MacLean | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 20:13:24 EST

Winnipeg Mayor Scott Gillingham’s campaign promise to build hundreds of housing units on city-owned land for people experiencing homelessness got a boost from the city's property and development committee on Wednesday. read more

Kimberly R. Murray

Communities in dire need of programs to address trauma, Winnipeg gathering for unmarked burials hears

Brittany Hobson | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 20:19:13 EST

The second National Gathering on Unmarked Burials, with a focus on promoting community well-being and addressing trauma in the search and recovery of missing children, wrapped up in Winnipeg Wednesday. read more

Canada Life Centre

2 charged after fight in crowd at Winnipeg Jets game leaves man bloodied at bottom of stairs

Darren Bernhardt | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 14:32:45 EST

A man and woman were evicted from the Winnipeg Jets game Tuesday night and arrested after causing a disturbance that left three others injured, including one who was bloodied after falling down a flight of stairs. read more

Manitoba Hydro

Province mulls more private-public partnerships with Crown-owned Manitoba Hydro

The Canadian Press | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 20:29:41 EST

The Manitoba government says it will not privatize core functions of Crown-owned Manitoba Hydro. However, in response to a report from former Saskatchewan premier Brad Wall, the government is considering using more private-public partnerships for new capital projects. read more

BKO-CEBL-SEA-BEARS 20221130

Winnipeg Sea Bears become 10th Canadian Elite Basketball League franchise

The Canadian Press | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 15:05:00 EST

The Winnipeg Sea Bears are the latest team to join the growing Canadian Elite Basketball League, and will kick off their inaugural season in 2023. read more

Susan Prentice

In spite of $10/day child-care promise, Manitoba fees 'have not changed by 1 cent': advocate

Ozten Shebahkeget | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 17:23:50 EST

More than a year after the province signed an agreement with the federal government to reduce child-care fees, advocates say costs in Manitoba have not budged. read more

East St. Paul party

4 more teens arrested in connection with East St. Paul party where RCMP officers were swarmed

CBC | News/Canada/Manitoba | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 13:25:28 EST

The Manitoba RCMP have doubled the number of people arrested following a wild party in East St. Paul, a community north of Winnipeg, during the Halloween weekend. read more

Registration for Winnipeg’s winter leisure guide activities coming Dec. 13

Registration for Winnipeg’s winter leisure guide activities coming Dec. 13

Canada/City of Winnipeg/leisure activities | Thu, 01 Dec 2022 20:22:08 +0000

Registration for all winter activities kicks off at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 13 for residents of the city, and two days later for non-residents.  read more

Man arrested in Rebecca Contois murder charged with 3 more homicides: Winnipeg police

Man arrested in Rebecca Contois murder charged with 3 more homicides: Winnipeg police

Crime/Danny Smyth/Homicide | Thu, 01 Dec 2022 19:39:20 +0000

Jeremy Anthony Michael Skibicki has been charged in connection with three more homicides, police say. read more

Scammers targeting Manitobans more frequently and with more sophistication, RCMP say

Scammers targeting Manitobans more frequently and with more sophistication, RCMP say

Crime/Fraud/Manitoba RCMP | Thu, 01 Dec 2022 17:59:47 +0000

According to Manitoba RCMP, reports of online and phone scams have been going up across the board in Manitoba over the past few years. read more

Calgary man wanted on Canada-wide warrant for human-trafficking

Calgary man wanted on Canada-wide warrant for human-trafficking

Crime/Alberta Law Enforcement Response Team/Alberta Law Enforcement Response Teams | Thu, 01 Dec 2022 16:58:00 +0000

ALERT issued a Canada-wide warrant for Tevin Laramee-Watson, 30, as he faces charges relating to exploiting women for financial benefit from sexual services. read more

Harvest Manitoba report reflects growing food, economic insecurity across province

Harvest Manitoba report reflects growing food, economic insecurity across province

Canada/Money/Food Banks | Thu, 01 Dec 2022 16:37:23 +0000

Harvest Manitoba's second annual Harvest Voices survey, released Thursday, is a study about the use of food banks and how economic instability affects those who need them. read more

Manitoba government slow to lower child-care fees: advocates

Manitoba government slow to lower child-care fees: advocates

Trending/Child Care/Fees | Thu, 01 Dec 2022 04:23:43 +0000

Despite promises to make changes to child-care fees, advocates say Manitoba is slow to enact those pledges. read more

Message from 1921 found underneath former statue at Manitoba legislature

Message from 1921 found underneath former statue at Manitoba legislature

Canada/century-old messge/Legislative Building | Thu, 01 Dec 2022 00:29:14 +0000

'Apparently there are things of that nature around the legislature. As we move stones, we do discover things like this,' said a Manitoba minister of a century-old note found. read more

‘Reuniting was indescribable’: Communities share stories of searching unmarked graves

‘Reuniting was indescribable’: Communities share stories of searching unmarked graves

Canada/Edmonton/Inuvialuit Regional Corporation | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 23:58:02 +0000

'People are helping each other in the healing, and there's power to that.' read more

Woman with chronic pain missing treatments as staff redirected to Winnipeg Children’s Hospital

Woman with chronic pain missing treatments as staff redirected to Winnipeg Children’s Hospital

Canada/Health/endometriosis | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 23:31:38 +0000

Staff at the pain clinic are temporarily being reassigned to help at HSC's children's hospital due to a wave of patients showing up with respiratory viruses. read more

Manitoba considers more private sector work with Crown-owned energy utility

Manitoba considers more private sector work with Crown-owned energy utility

Politics/Adrien Sala/Brad Wall | Wed, 30 Nov 2022 22:53:06 +0000

The government is considering using more private-public partnerships for new capital projects. read more

RadioMedia.CA has new face online

RadioMedia.CA has new face online

Posted on: Jul 16, 2020 at 09:53PM | Last updated: Jul 16, 2020 at 10:51PM

By following social media web development life cycle, RadioMedia.CA new web design is about to go live. During this new design process, a methodology has been strictly followed to ensure the website consistency and completeness. This methodology or called Web… read more

We are excited to re-Open our doors to the public!

We are excited to re-Open our doors to the public!

Posted on: Jun 09, 2020 at 11:27PM | Last updated: Jun 18, 2020 at 10:41AM

We are excited to re-open our doors to the public! It's truly a plan designed by and for Manitobans. read more

Please see our new gift set...

Please see our new gift set...

Posted on: Jun 09, 2020 at 01:03AM | Last updated: Jul 06, 2020 at 11:52PM

Rock And Roll Music Headset Pendant Titanium Steel Couples Necklace read more

advertisement advertise
advertise
advertise
advertise
advertise