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    Family minister's foster care review instructions leave no paper trail

    Family minister's foster care review instructions leave no paper trail


    The instructions for a CFS review into the safety of and well-being of 407 children in foster homes run by a for-profit agency were never written down, according to information obtained through a Freedom of Information...

    The instructions for a CFS review into the safety of and well-being of 407 children in foster homes run by a for-profit agency were never written down, according to information obtained through a Freedom of Information request.

    Train carrying oil collides with gravel truck in western Manitoba

    Train carrying oil collides with gravel truck in western Manitoba


    A train carrying petroleum struck a gravel truck Tuesday that was trying to cross an intersection near Westbourne, about 110 kilometres west of...

    A train carrying petroleum struck a gravel truck Tuesday that was trying to cross an intersection near Westbourne, about 110 kilometres west of Winnipeg.

    'Champion' of Indian Day School survivors dead at 67

    'Champion' of Indian Day School survivors dead at 67


    An Indigenous leader and mentor at the centre of a multi-billion-dollar lawsuit against the federal government over Indian Day Schools has...

    An Indigenous leader and mentor at the centre of a multi-billion-dollar lawsuit against the federal government over Indian Day Schools has died.

    Indian and Metis Friendship Centre to reopen, and Bear Clan wants in

    Indian and Metis Friendship Centre to reopen, and Bear Clan wants in


    The Indian and Metis Friendship Centre was recently ruined by vandals, but the North End fixture will likely reopen again — just maybe not at its current location, and preferably with input from the Bear Clan, patrol co-founder James Favel...

    The Indian and Metis Friendship Centre was recently ruined by vandals, but the North End fixture will likely reopen again — just maybe not at its current location, and preferably with input from the Bear Clan, patrol co-founder James Favel says.

    Still injured, Jets' Dustin Byfuglien to miss 3-game road trip

    Still injured, Jets' Dustin Byfuglien to miss 3-game road trip


    Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien will miss the team's three-game road trip this week because of a lower-body injury, coach Paul Maurice confirmed on...

    Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien will miss the team's three-game road trip this week because of a lower-body injury, coach Paul Maurice confirmed on Tuesday.

    5 charged after 3 stores caught selling illegal tobacco products, province says

    5 charged after 3 stores caught selling illegal tobacco products, province says


    Three Winnipeg stores have had their tobacco sales licences pulled, nearly 50,000 cigarettes seized and five people charged under provincial tax laws for allegedly selling contraband and stolen...

    Three Winnipeg stores have had their tobacco sales licences pulled, nearly 50,000 cigarettes seized and five people charged under provincial tax laws for allegedly selling contraband and stolen cigarettes.

    Forks hopes to buy Parcel 4 from Winnipeg sooner rather than later

    Forks hopes to buy Parcel 4 from Winnipeg sooner rather than later


    The Forks wants to purchase the downtown surface-parking lot known ​as Parcel 4 from the city this year as a prelude to the development of the Railside...

    The Forks wants to purchase the downtown surface-parking lot known ​as Parcel 4 from the city this year as a prelude to the development of the Railside land.

    Knitters create warm 'hugs' for grieving children, youth

    Knitters create warm 'hugs' for grieving children, youth


    Palliative Manitoba is looking for volunteers to knit "warm memories" scarves for 200 children and teens who have lost a significant person in their...

    Palliative Manitoba is looking for volunteers to knit "warm memories" scarves for 200 children and teens who have lost a significant person in their lives.

    Manitoba denies widespread abuse at institution for people with disabilities

    Manitoba denies widespread abuse at institution for people with disabilities


    The Manitoba government is calling for the dismissal of a $50-million lawsuit against the province alleging widespread abuse took place over decades at the Manitoba Developmental Centre in Portage la Prairie,...

    The Manitoba government is calling for the dismissal of a $50-million lawsuit against the province alleging widespread abuse took place over decades at the Manitoba Developmental Centre in Portage la Prairie, Man.

    Mother of Winnipeg boy with heart transplant urges parents to vaccinate

    Mother of Winnipeg boy with heart transplant urges parents to vaccinate


    The mother of a 12-year-old Winnipeg boy with a heart transplant is urging people to vaccinate their kids to protect the lives of vulnerable children like her...

    The mother of a 12-year-old Winnipeg boy with a heart transplant is urging people to vaccinate their kids to protect the lives of vulnerable children like her son.

    Follow the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts

    Follow the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts


    Follow all the action from the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts as CBC Sports reporter Devin Heroux is providing live updates from Sydney,...

    Follow all the action from the 2019 Scotties Tournament of Hearts as CBC Sports reporter Devin Heroux is providing live updates from Sydney, N.S.

    Slight warm-up brings some snow on Wednesday

    Slight warm-up brings some snow on Wednesday


    John Sauder, CBC's meteorologist in Manitoba, keeps track of weather moving across the...

    John Sauder, CBC's meteorologist in Manitoba, keeps track of weather moving across the province.