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Peter Nygard arrested, faces extradition to U.S. on sex assault, racketeering charges | CBC News

Peter Nygard has been under investigation for allegations of sexual assault in Winnipeg, the U.S. and the Bahamas. (Annie I. Bang/The Associated Press) — Canadian fashion mogul arrested Monday night and currently being held at Winnipeg Remand Centre CBC News … Continue reading

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Retiree’s fight against 30% rent hike points to ‘broken rent-control system’: Manitoba NDP | CBC News

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Paddle of the Century | CBC Radio | The Doc Project

40 years ago, Don Starkell and his teenaged sons set off from Winnipeg’s Red River on a world-record-setting 12k km canoe trip to the Amazon. https://www.cbc.ca/radiointeractives/paddle

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Providing Feedback for Goole Maps

Tremblay pedestrian Bridge over the Seine River was skipped on Google Maps route maker. Have you ever noticed a missing or wrong road or have a suggestion to improve a driving, transit, cycling or walking route in Google Maps? Here … Continue reading

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Manitoba students last in Canada in science and math, second last in reading | CBC News

Results show Manitoba doing worse in all three categories than in previous years Kristin Annable · CBC News · Posted: Dec 03, 2019 The PISA 2018 assessment tests the capabilities of 15-year-olds in reading, math and science literacy through a … Continue reading

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Province reviewing photo radar use, effect on road safety – Winnipeg Free Press

The probe will examine all aspects of photo enforcement, including whether it’s meeting the stated objective of reducing collision and injuries. (Boris Minkevich / Free Press files) By: Jessica Botelho-Urbanski Posted: 11/13/2019 6:46 PM https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/province-reviewing-photo-radar-use-effect-on-road-safety-564889052.html Archive The province is putting … Continue reading

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Winnipeg film dives into meth crisis with a look at those suffering

Nov 6 2019 – Winnipeg Sun, CJOB, Concerned Citizens To understand the methamphetamine crisis in Winnipeg is to understand the people who are suffering and dealing with the drug riddled plague. Winnipeg filmmaker Rodney Bodner, 47, has spent the last … Continue reading

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Cash for needle returns? Homeless Winnipegger says incentives, help from city could clean up camps

© Provided by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation Raymond Dunn lives in a tent in a neatly kept area behind Balmoral Hall, a private girls’ school a short walk from a homeless encampment along the Assiniboine River. Raymond Dunn lives in a … Continue reading

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Tech giants and others are Reading License Plates

Google And Facebook Are Reading Your License Plates https://jalopnik.com/google-is-reading-your-license-plates-1839259494 Some police, public or third party for profit traffic or parking photo enforcement partners, public auto insurance providers and others are also using OCR and automatic license plate readers (ALPR’s). In … Continue reading

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Canada votes 2019 results

Oct 22 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – Concerned Citizen Here is how Canada’s federal election would have looked based on one proposed proportional representation model. Does the current first past the post model look fair to you? The Liberal party … Continue reading

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