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Fire on Flora Avenue

Winnipeg police have a man in custody following a fire in the North End early this morning. Emergency crews were called to a rooming house in the 600 block of Flora Avenue at about 4:20 a.m. Crews managed to contain the blaze to one suite in the building. All six people inside the rooming house escaped unharmed.

Man gets jail after assaulting, choking police officer

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BRANDON -- A man has been sentenced to jail for a frightening assault in which he choked a police officer while bystanders laughed and video-recorded the struggle.

Until the assault, the offender was being arrested for relatively minor crimes.

“(The accused) escalated ......

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