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People in Small Manitoba Town Mourning After Well-Liked Teens Killed by Tornado

People in Small Manitoba Town Mourning After Well-Liked Teens Killed by Tornado

The mayor of a small southwestern Manitoba town says everyone in the community is devastated after a tornado killed two well-liked teens. Bill Holden says residents in Melita… Read more »

Researchers Find Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Linked to Greater Risk of Autism

Researchers Find Cannabis Use in Pregnancy Linked to Greater Risk of Autism

A new study links cannabis use in pregnancy to a greater risk of autism. Researchers including experts from the Ottawa Hospital and the University of Ottawa reviewed… Read more »

Background Performers Worry They’re Being Replaced by Mannequins on Film and TV Sets

Background Performers Worry They’re Being Replaced by Mannequins on Film and TV Sets

Paula Spurr is used to being herded together with co-workers on the job. As a background performer in film and TV, the Burnaby, B.C., actress has been packed… Read more »

Liberals Turn Over Thousands of Pages on We Decision, Lawyers Now Vetting Docs

Liberals Turn Over Thousands of Pages on We Decision, Lawyers Now Vetting Docs

The federal Liberal government has handed over thousands of pages of documents related to the WE controversy to a House of Commons committee, which lawyers are now vetting for personal information and cabinet secrets.

Who Can Dismiss the Governor General? A Look at Protocols and Possibilities

Who Can Dismiss the Governor General? A Look at Protocols and Possibilities

With Gov. Gen. Julie Payette finding herself the focus of intensifying public scrutiny following reports about expensive personal renovations at Rideau Hall and alleged mistreatment of current and former staff, renewed interest has been sparked… Read more »

Things to Do

Things to Do in Winnipeg this Weekend

Things to Do in Winnipeg this Weekend

A list of Winnipeg Events this Weekend. A weekly digest of What’s On in Winnipeg this weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports, exhibitions and nightlife.

Labour Day Long Weekend in Winnipeg 2020

Labour Day Long Weekend in Winnipeg 2020

Events & Activities on Labour Day Weekend in Winnipeg. Highlights include Lights of the North –Chinese Lantern Light Festival, Filipino Food Trip — largest Filipino Food festival in Manitoba and more!

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Travel Ideas

50+ Outdoor Things to Do this Summer in Southeast Manitoba

50+ Outdoor Things to Do this Summer in Southeast Manitoba

Manitoba‘s Southeast region is a haven for the outdoor enthusiast. With a multitude of options to choose, from the mildest to the some of the most challenging… Read more »

15 Reasons to Explore Saint Boniface – Winnipeg

15 Reasons to Explore Saint Boniface – Winnipeg

Saint Boniface is the home of the largest francophone community in Western Canada. The region is well known as being in the centre of the struggle to… Read more »

70+ Fun Things to Do With Kids This Summer in and Around Winnipeg

70+ Fun Things to Do With Kids This Summer in and Around Winnipeg

A list of fun things to do in and around Winnipeg during summer (June to Labour Day) – includes free activities, festivals, attractions, must do events and more!

Food & Drink

Father’s Day Brunch/Dinner Dine-in and Takeouts in Winnipeg

Father’s Day Brunch/Dinner Dine-in and Takeouts in Winnipeg

Treat your Dad to Brunch or Dinner. From enjoy a dine-in meal to take-out meals, here is a list of places to order Father’s Day Brunch/Dinner. You… Read more »

Restaurants Open in Winnipeg For Dine-In Services

Restaurants Open in Winnipeg For Dine-In Services

Restaurants are allowed to reopen for dine-in services in Manitoba.

Here is a list of restaurants that is open for dine-in in Winnipeg.

Restaurants For Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Takeouts in Winnipeg

Restaurants For Mother’s Day Brunch/Dinner Takeouts in Winnipeg

Treat your Mom to Brunch or Dinner. From fully prepared meals to make your own meal kit, here is a list of places to order Mother’s Day… Read more »

30+ Flower and Mother’s Day Gift Delivery Options in and around Winnipeg

30+ Flower and Mother’s Day Gift Delivery Options in and around Winnipeg

Mother’s Day is just around the corner! If you need some inspiration on finding that perfect gift to show mom how much you care, local businesses in… Read more »

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »