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  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Kissing your sister, NDP style wfp.to/aMr 4:34 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Corus Entertainment lays off four Winnipeg radio personalities wfp.to/aMw 4:26 pm on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: UManitoba: national professors' union sent report critical of economics department to media, but not to university administration 4:22 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Malaysia to issue interim report on missing plane on March 7 wfp.to/aMB 4:18 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Hezbollah fires missile salvo, killing 2 Israeli soldiers wfp.to/aM4 4:10 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Loonie down amid tumbling oil prices wfp.to/aMY 4:10 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Dog walker gets six-month jail sentence for dog deaths wfp.to/aMu 4:04 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: 'Ghostbusters' cast set with McCarthy, Wiig, McKinnon, Jones wfp.to/aMm 4:02 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Bart the cat hit by car, buried and then crawls from grave wfp.to/aMP 4:02 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: National university teacher association lashes out at U of M's economics department wfp.to/aak 3:56 pm on Jan 28

  • KevinRollason

    @KevinRollason: Red River Coop assists Siloam Mission by delivering 3,456 bottles of water for homeless today 3:41 pm on Jan 28

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Bowman: not aware of anyone ill b/c of drinking water. #wpgpoli 3:38 pm on Jan 28

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Bowman: it's the province's decision to keep boil water advisory in place despite negative results. #wpgpoli 3:32 pm on Jan 28

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Water & Waste director Diane Sacher: will launch investigation into what triggered initial false positives after advisory lifted. #wpgpoli 3:32 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Samples come back clean but boil water advisory still in effect for Winnipeg wfp.to/aai 3:22 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: Mayor Bowman: Clean tests and encouraging sign, but Winnipeggers still should boil water. 3:21 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: Patton: Same individual collected six problematic samples, but thousands of other samples also collected by this person. 3:19 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: Geoff Patton with water and waste: Province will make the decision to sound the all clear. 3:16 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: All samples clean; but city needs another day to confirm water is safe. Advisory could be lifted Thursday. 3:09 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: Province has power to lift advisory. Boil-water advisory remains in effect until they do so. . 3:06 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: Boil-water advisory still in effect, but latest tests suggest false positives. 3:05 pm on Jan 28

  • lrkusch

    @lrkusch: WRHA holding a boil water news conference at 4 p.m. 3:02 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: WRHA just issued a newser for 4 p.m. about Winnipeg's water situation. 3:00 pm on Jan 28

  • bkives

    @bkives: City of Winnipeg to update water-safety situation at 3 p.m. 2:34 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Committee will be interviewing candidates to replace suspended city CAO Deepak Joshi wfp.to/aaW 2:34 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Byfluglien and Trouba on maintenance days after loss to Penguins wfp.to/aaA 2:26 pm on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Canadian Association of University Teachers: UManitoba economics department violated academic freedom, dysfunctional, corrosive 2:23 pm on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: UWinnipeg: RecPlex and Duckworth Centre have clean water and cups for people using atheletic facilities 2:15 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: India forgets Gandhi's message wfp.to/aay 1:22 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Two charged after fatal 'road rage' incident wfp.to/aaj 1:22 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Mike McEwen chosen as top seed for men's curling championship in Brandon wfp.to/aa6 1:08 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: PUB nixes Hydro rate increase wfp.to/aaN 1:00 pm on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: River East Transcona School Division: some schools can cut off drinking water and taps without affecting water for toilets 12:56 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Man arrested after marijuana grow-op found at Pritchard Avenue home wfp.to/aa0 12:26 pm on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Council approves CentreVenture's $3.75 million settlement with Stuart Olson wfp.to/aaS 11:54 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: .@danlett utilizes his NDP leadership computer to predict who could win. WATCH shar.es/1bPuuL #mbpoli https://t.co/aurk546MHR 11:50 am on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Pembina Trails SD advised parents last night to send bottled water with their kids; fountains shut off, normal school operations 11:44 am on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Winnipeg School Division: schools coping well, no cancellations of any events or activities 11:39 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Bottled water sales 'crazy' with city under boil-water advisory wfp.to/aao 11:26 am on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Seven Oaks School Division has taped garbage bags over water fountains, will replace filters before using them again 11:19 am on Jan 28

  • PaulWiecek

    @PaulWiecek: Mike McEwen is top seed for next month's men's curling provincials. Stoughton is second, Carruthers is 3rd. 11:10 am on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: UManitoba has bagged and signed water fountains. Food services open, options limited to bottled products, no fountain drinks 11:01 am on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Red River College supplying bottled water to students living in residence 11:00 am on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Red River College providing bottled water to its day care centre 10:52 am on Jan 28

  • WFPJasonBell

    @WFPJasonBell: "Nothing we've ever seen before," says Corpell's Water (Pembina Hwy) manager Kurt Friesen. Biz "crazy" since 7am. #wpgboilwateradvisory 10:49 am on Jan 28

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Red River College says Janes restaurant at culinary arts school downtown closed today, plans to reopen Thursday at 11:30 a.m. 10:47 am on Jan 28

  • WFPEditorials

    @WFPEditorials: Today's @WinnipegNews editorial: Captain Bowman needs to get a grip shar.es/1bVPFN #wpgpoli #WFPvent 10:21 am on Jan 28

  • WFPEditorials

    @WFPEditorials: From Mary Agnes Welch (@mawwelch): Urban reserves offer a renaissance - via @WinnipegNews shar.es/1bVMsH #wpgpoli #mbpoli #WFPvent 10:20 am on Jan 28

  • WFPEditorials

    @WFPEditorials: From Dan Lett (@danlett): Anyone-but-Ashton camp has its work cut out for it - via @WinnipegNews shar.es/1bVMYG #mbpoli #WFPvent 10:20 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: MPI encouraging drivers to slow down wfp.to/aaQ 10:06 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Shoppers stock up on water - via - shar.es/1bVNKW 10:00 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Watch the video from the City of #Winnipeg's update this morning on the boil water advisory - shar.es/1bVMRw 9:58 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Hard to choose from bunch of banana bread recipes wfp.to/aa1 9:50 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Busy day ahead for city hall wfp.to/aaH 9:26 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Holy sheet! Versatile pan can be used for much more than just baking wfp.to/aa7 9:20 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Podium-placing not part of ride of Hughes' life wfp.to/aaG 9:18 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Centres want hike equal to child benefit wfp.to/aaD 9:10 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Salting trucks to hit slippery city streets wfp.to/aah 9:02 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT Update from mayor. @Bowman4Wpg: UPDATE: #wpgboilwateradvisory still in effect for the @cityofwinnipeg youtu.be/oIjvRWbSQSo #Winnipeg 8:48 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Urban reserves offer a renaissance wfp.to/aa3 8:46 am on Jan 28

  • danlett

    @danlett: Wednesday column and bonus video: Anyone-but-Ashton camp has its work cut out for it - via @WinnipegNews shar.es/1bVKUp #mbpoli 8:42 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @WFPJasonBell: City awaits test results to see whether drinking water is safe - via @WinnipegNews shar.es/1bVKQk 8:42 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Ryan finds his niche at Super Bowl XLIX wfp.to/aa9 8:22 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Anyone-but-Ashton camp has its work cut out for it wfp.to/aad 8:14 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Chiefs tone down angry stance wfp.to/aap 8:06 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: World of Water spokesman no time for interview. One store mgr said 'never seen anything like this before'. Crazy busy #wpgboilwateradvisory 8:05 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: More leaving on a jet plane wfp.to/aab 7:58 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @wazoowazny: No reports of any water-related illnesses last night, per WRHA. 7:48 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: No reports of any water-related illnesses last night, per WRHA. 7:47 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @wazoowazny: WRHA: no risk to hospital patients; surgeries not being cancelled. #wpgboilwateradvisory 7:46 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: WRHA is providing assisted living and senior care homes with water. 7:46 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: WRHA: no risk to hospital patients; surgeries not being cancelled. 7:46 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @wazoowazny: Boil water advisory could be lifted quickly if the samples come back clean. 7:43 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: Boil water advisory could be lifted quickly if the samples come back clean. 7:43 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @wazoowazny: City is expediting the tests of those samples. Now looking forward to 'what if' scenarios if samples are contaminated. 7:42 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @wazoowazny: This is the first boil water advisory for the entire city of Winnipeg, officials say. 7:42 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: This is the first boil water advisory for the entire city of Winnipeg, officials say. 7:42 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: City will make a determination on what to do next once the sample results are known later today. 7:41 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: No issues with the water equipment, officials say. City still looking at all possible scenarios including 'false positives.' 7:38 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: City is expediting the tests of those samples. Now looking forward to 'what if' scenarios if samples are contaminated. 7:36 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @wazoowazny: City has re-tested the water. Samples will be available this afternoon, officials say. 7:35 am on Jan 28

  • wazoowazny

    @wazoowazny: City has re-tested the water. Samples will be available this afternoon, officials say. 7:34 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Raonic ousted at Aussie Open wfp.to/aaK 7:10 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Freezing temperatures, drizzle, make for slippery conditions today wfp.to/aas 6:54 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Jordan ready to swap inmate for pilot held by Islamic State wfp.to/aaf 6:52 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Anti-terror bill walks a fine line: minister wfp.to/aaE 6:52 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Venus Williams exits Aussie Open with heartfelt advice wfp.to/aag 6:52 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Swedish swimming pool opens gender neutral changing room wfp.to/aa2 6:52 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Wrongful conviction lawsuit goes to appeal wfp.to/aae 6:52 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Podium-placing not part of ride of Hughes' life wfp.to/aaF 6:52 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Extremists rampage in northeast Nigeria, no troops fighting wfp.to/aaz 6:52 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Ashton the one to beat wfp.to/aaI 6:36 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RT @WFPJasonBell: City of Winnipeg, WRHA will provide update on precautionary boil water advisory at 7:30 a.m. 6:30 am on Jan 28

  • WFPJasonBell

    @WFPJasonBell: City of Winnipeg, WRHA will provide update on precautionary boil water advisory at 7:30 a.m. 6:30 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Group: Israel violated rules of war in strikes on Gaza homes wfp.to/aax 12:36 am on Jan 28

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Actor in CTV sitcom charged with voyeurism wfp.to/aaR 11:16 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: FP Exclusive: Delegate breakdown for the NDP leadership suggests Steve Ashton is likely the first-ballot leader https://t.co/DGfeJHhUXw 11:09 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: To be clear, a precautionary boil-water advisory means "Just to be on the safe side, boil your water." That is it. 9:49 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Kris Letang with five assists for Pens in 5-3 win over the #NHLJets. 8:27 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: Of 6 city samples w/bacteria, coliform counts ranged from 1 to 9 units per 100ML. These are considered low counts. Acceptable count: 0. 8:17 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Just pointing this out to get everyone into a lather: #NHLJets have not had a PP in this game. 8:13 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Gunmen storm Libya hotel, killing American, 9 others wfp.to/aaM 8:12 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Very iffy charging penalty to Adam Lowry and Pens capitalize quickly on a goal by Hornqvist. 4-3 Pitt over #NHLJets. 8:07 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets Paul Maurice wanted to have a chat with the ref about that goal. Denied. Perron ties it 3-3. 7:59 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: More magic from the Kane-Lowry-Thorburn line for the #NHLJets. Lowry with his 6th with assists from Thorburn and Kane. 3-2 Wpg. 7:52 pm on Jan 27

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: At Sobey's on Keewatin. Every other person with cart loaded with bottled water. Store only had 10 cases left out of 100....in 30 min. 7:39 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Downie sweeps a rebound behind Pavelec with 4.6 secs left in the 2nd and it's tied 2-2. Spoils what had been a solid period by #NHLJets 7:32 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Nifty pass from Evander Kane to Jacob Trouba and the #NHLJets have taken a 2-1 lead. Trouba's 5th. Completely diff team this period. 7:21 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets third and fourth lines have been far steadier through the first half of this game than their Top 6. 7:10 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Superb effort by Adam Lowry, who sets up a driving Chris Thorburn and #NHLJets have tied the game 1-1. That's what Wpg needs from 22. 7:01 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Pens the far better team in the first. #NHLJets coach Paul Maurice might want to try and make a few players cry in the room during int. 6:41 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets have been very iffy in their own zone through the first 15 minutes. 6:31 pm on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: The Pens, who have some excellent chances early, open the scoring. Nick Spaling's 7th, assists to Perron and Letang. 1-0 over #NHLJets 6:19 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: I repeat: Boil water for entire city as precaution. Coliform bacteria found in 6 of 39 sampling locations. More testing to come. 6:14 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: Acceptable coliform bacteria count is zero. Samples found with bacteria Tuesday afternoon. 6:09 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: City thinks this is false positive, but resampling and re-testing will confirm by Wednesday afternoon. 6:09 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: Boil-water advisory due to six of 39 city sampling stations - 5 east of Red - with coliform bacteria in sample. 6:08 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: Province issued boil-water for east side of city, but city extended to entire city out of "abundance of caution." 6:07 pm on Jan 27

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: BREAKING: Update: ALL Wpg residents must bring tap water to rolling boil for at least 1 min for drinking, beverage prep, brushing teeth. 6:06 pm on Jan 27

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: URGENT UPDATE: City now issued boil water advisory for ENTIRE city, not just east of Red. Say it's precautionary. More details coming. 6:02 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Are you affected by the boil-water advisory? Contact us here or email webnews@freepress.mb.ca 5:53 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: WRHA issues boil-water advisory wfp.to/aan 5:48 pm on Jan 27

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: LT: Tap water east of RR should be brought to rolling boil for at least 1 min for drinking, beverage prep, brush teeth, preparing food. 5:47 pm on Jan 27

  • bkives

    @bkives: Only Winnipeg residents east of Red River must boil their water. 5:45 pm on Jan 27

  • Bowman4Wpg

    @Bowman4Wpg: PRESS CONFERENCE regarding Provincial advisory TODAY - main floor, Council Building 5:45pm 5:37 pm on Jan 27

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: URGENT: City of Winnipeg just issued Boiling Water Advisory for east of Red River. 2 clusters of +E.coli. Details coming. 5:34 pm on Jan 27

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: URENT: The City of Winnipeg just issued a Boiling Water Advisory for east of Red River. 2 clusters of + tests of E.coli. Details coming. 5:32 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Obama floats offering first-ever drilling lease in Atlantic wfp.to/aaO 5:18 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Son says Gordie Howe's improvement after stem cell treatment has been dramatic - shar.es/1bTZsK 5:01 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: LA Kings centre Mike Richards clears waivers, gets assigned to AHL's Manchester Monarchs - shar.es/1bTZfv 5:00 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Super Bowl, Tiger make Phoenix centre of sports universe wfp.to/aaX 4:52 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Mom who used iron to scald boy loses appeal wfp.to/aaJ 4:44 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Big banks cut prime rate to 2.85 per cent wfp.to/aal 4:44 pm on Jan 27

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