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  • 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

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Watchdogs want Conservative bill quashed wfp.to/aaT 4:38 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Ambulance delays cost WRHA $1.4 million wfp.to/aav 4:20 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Experts: Gold nuggets stolen from museum may be tough sell wfp.to/aaV 4:14 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Tim Hortons lays off staff at headquarters wfp.to/aaZ 4:12 pm on Jan 27

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: Chanting stop the cuts, students march into UManitoba board of governors meeting 4:00 pm on Jan 27

  • NickMartin14

    @NickMartin14: UManitoba engineering atrium filling rapidly for budget cuts protest rally 3:29 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Oswald makes campaign pledge to boost workplace health and safety enforcement wfp.to/aaU 3:00 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Manitoba clinches playoff spot at Canadian junior curling playdowns wfp.to/aaB 2:44 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Mexico: Investigation shows that all 43 students are dead wfp.to/aa4 2:44 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Edmonton's electronic music duo Purity Ring to play at Garrick Centre June 10 wfp.to/aaY 2:12 pm on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: Lib MP @scottbrison asks if the govt is delaying the budget to April to distract from the Mike Duffy trial. #cdnpoli 1:44 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Florida woman accused of drowning puppy in toilet at Nebraska airport so she could board plane - shar.es/1bBMVR 1:34 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Reports: Veteran goalie Brodeur to retire wfp.to/aau 1:34 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Michelle Obama navigates limits on women in Saudi Arabia wfp.to/aam 1:34 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Province makes new recommendations in light of Phoenix Sinclair inquiry wfp.to/aaP 1:34 pm on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: Harper says Cda not in recession and 'we have every intention of balancing the budget." 1:29 pm on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: NDP @ThomasMulcair demands "where's the budget", @pmharper accuses ndp of having "death bed conversion" to lower taxes. #election2015 1:27 pm on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: Harper tells Mulcair if cdn troops are fired upon, they will shoot back and "if they kill" some ISIS terrorists, Cdns will like that. 1:23 pm on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: NDP leader @ThomasMulcair accuses @pmharper of "intentionally misleading" Canadians about plans for Cdn troops in Iraq. 1:22 pm on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: H of C observing a minute of silence in honour of 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. 1:20 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Grain shippers face railway backlog: report wfp.to/aci 1:08 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Jets hoping to extend their season-best winning streak against depleted Pens wfp.to/acW 1:00 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Facebook blames glitch for global outage wfp.to/acA 12:36 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: RCMP arrest Portage la Prairie man in sexual assault case dating back to 2013 wfp.to/acC 12:28 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Manitobans earn 11 Juno nominations wfp.to/acy 12:20 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Government to increase financial support to CFS agencies wfp.to/acj 12:20 pm on Jan 27

  • KevinRollason

    @KevinRollason: Teenager acquitted of manslaughter in death of Braden Bjornson in 2012. Judge says Wpg police and Crown had no evidence 1/2 12:19 pm on Jan 27

  • KevinRollason

    @KevinRollason: Justice Shawn Greenberg said Wpg police also had "complete disregard" of teen's charter rights. Been in custody for 22 months 2/2 12:04 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Paramedics scare off suspect of attempted abduction wfp.to/ac0 12:04 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Dog killed during break-in wfp.to/acS 12:04 pm on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Big-box chain Lowe's could replace Targets here wfp.to/aco 11:58 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Passenger traffic increases in airport's fourth quarter wfp.to/acQ 11:56 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Mayor Bowman to launch a website to solicit ideas on beating racism wfp.to/ac1 11:56 am on Jan 27

  • wpgpolice

    @wpgpolice: Attempt Abduction- Jan. 26, 2015 11:30 p.m. in the 400 block of William. We're looking for info on male suspect: ow.ly/I29pr 11:48 am on Jan 27

  • wpgpolice

    @wpgpolice: Residential Robbery- 200 block of McAdam- Firearm discharge results in a dog being killed. 4 outstanding suspects: ow.ly/I22Uf 11:48 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Brother charged for alleged assault on boyfriend wfp.to/acO 11:40 am on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: NDP also will create a manufacturing innovation tax credit. NDP did not cost the plan. 11:39 am on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: Mulcair specifically promised to extend the accelerated capital cost allowance for business. 11:38 am on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: Mulcair said the focus has to be on "hardworking families" who are getting squeezed. 11:36 am on Jan 27

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: NDP leader @ThomasMulcair outlining NDP economic policy in speech. Focus on, you guessed it, "the middle class." 11:34 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Monarch butterflies rebound in Mexico, numbers still low wfp.to/acX 11:24 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Magic! up for leading 5 Junos wfp.to/acJ 11:24 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Purported IS message threatens Japanese, Jordanian hostages wfp.to/acl 11:18 am on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets will put Mark Stuart on IR. He's practising, but the inj hasn't healed the way they'd like. Pavelec starts, Perreault returns 11:13 am on Jan 27

  • WFPJasonBell

    @WFPJasonBell: A dog shot and killed during home break-in around 4am today in the 200 block of McAdam Ave., police say. Four suspects still out there. 11:12 am on Jan 27

  • fpbowen

    @fpbowen: Irvin-Ross also says gov't will bring in legislation to give Children's Advocate more power to release info on critical incidents. 11:03 am on Jan 27

  • dedaumier

    @dedaumier: Is the book always better than the movie? Discuss... @WFGCinematheque @WinnipegNews shar.es/1bBGkM 10:59 am on Jan 27

  • jbryksa

    @jbryksa: Dare to be Different- One grackle takes off as others stick together on power lines near Jefferson Ave in Wpg pic.twitter.com/nOfaAS4hHO
    10:59 am on Jan 27

  • fpbowen

    @fpbowen: Irvin-Ross says CFS funding model will be revised to see 60% increase for family supports. 10:57 am on Jan 27

  • fpbowen

    @fpbowen: Family Services Min. Kerri Irvin-Ross says the move is based on Hughes Commission recommendations and death of Phoenix Sinclair. 10:54 am on Jan 27

  • fpbowen

    @fpbowen: Manitoba gov't says today it will revise how it funds CFS with goal to keep kids at home rather than in care. pic.twitter.com/GVnne0jFSf
    10:51 am on Jan 27

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets D pairings have Byfuglien-Chiarot, Enstrom-Bogosian, Trouba-Harrison 10:38 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Leaders mark Auschwitz liberation 70 years on without Putin wfp.to/acT 10:28 am on Jan 27

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Documentary chronicles "Clara's Big Ride" wfp.to/ac8 10:28 am on Jan 27

Café Snaps

Vanessa Macrea at the Winnipeg Free Press News Cafe for Fringe Festival Promo Guide, Tuesday, May 1, 2012. (TREVOR HAGAN)

Vanessa Macrea at the Winnipeg Free Press News Cafe for Fringe Festival Promo Guide, Tuesday, May 1, 2012. (TREVOR HAGAN)

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