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Mountaineers mourned

Smoke rises from the cremation pyre of mountaineers, killed in an avalanche on Mount Everest, during a funeral ceremony in Katmandu, Nepal, Monday. The deadliest avalanche ever recorded on Mount Everest has prompted calls for a climbing boycott by Nepal's ethnic Sherpa community.

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Winnipeg should see some sunshine over the next couple days.

After a slight chance of showers this morning, Environment Canada is calling for clear skies and a high of 9 C today. The wind will be from the northwest 30 km/h.

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