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  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Chamber presenting lunch with Wayne Gretzky wfp.to/JJs 2:18 pm on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: At Assiniboia CofC luncheon, councillors asked about lack of respect & professionalism on council: Nordman's bad joke prime example. 2:06 pm on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Grant Nordman's idea of a joke: "I'm actually Harvey Smith and I don't know why I'm here. Somebody please call me a cab." 2:03 pm on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Grant Nordman's idea of a joke: "I'm actually Harvey Smith and I don't why I'm here. Somebody please call me a cab." 1:59 pm on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: At Assiniboia CofC luncheon, Coun. Grant Nordman takes cheap shot at Coun. Harvey Smith and later says media is disrespectful to council. 1:56 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Saskatchewan elevator company's board endorses deal wfp.to/JJf 1:42 pm on Apr 17

  • heyjturner

    @heyjturner: Winnipeg father who severely sexually assaulted his daughters for years has been declared a dangerous offender, gets indefinite jail term 1:34 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: NATO needs muscle to be relevant wfp.to/JJE 1:34 pm on Apr 17

  • Wpg_BlueBombers

    @Wpg_BlueBombers: The #Bombers have released LB Doug Hogue, WR Antonio Robinson, WR Austin Coleman, OL Eric Armitage, and DB Kevin Prempeh. 1:21 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Fathoming S. Korea ferry tragedy wfp.to/JJg 1:20 pm on Apr 17

  • heyjturner

    @heyjturner: Crown seeking 10 year max on child-pornography charge not included in dangerous offender charges. Keyser gives 9. Wow. 1:16 pm on Apr 17

  • heyjturner

    @heyjturner: The man will be locked in federal prison until he proves he's reduced the risk he poses to a manageable level to return to public. 1:08 pm on Apr 17

  • heyjturner

    @heyjturner: The man cannot be identified to protect identities of his daughters. Possibly the most awful case I've ever seen. 1:07 pm on Apr 17

  • heyjturner

    @heyjturner: Winnipeg father who severely sexually assaulted his daughters for years has been declared a dangerous offender, gets indefinite jail term 1:05 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Good Friday Public Way of the Cross taking place in Osborne Village wfp.to/JJe 1:04 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Ombudsman will investigate Tories' FIPPA request on Melnick email wfp.to/JJF 1:02 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Did you know Record Store Day has been celebrated all over the world on the third Saturday in April? shar.es/ThFYX 12:53 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Facebook rolls out location-sharing feature wfp.to/JJz 12:46 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Nigeria: Fate of 115 abducted girls unknown wfp.to/JJI 12:38 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Deal reached on calming Ukraine tensions wfp.to/JJx 12:38 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: New mental health program launching at Grace Hospital wfp.to/JJR 12:24 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Hundreds protest New Brunswick abortion rules wfp.to/JJM 12:02 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Six CF-18s to support NATO's mission wfp.to/JJa 12:00 pm on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Tempers flare as transit plans discussed at committee wfp.to/JJc 11:58 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Appeals court upholds landmark Metis ruling wfp.to/JJn 11:58 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Key report on rivals to F-35 completed wfp.to/JJO 11:34 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Garth Buchko headed to Kamloops wfp.to/JJX 11:28 am on Apr 17

  • MTCwinnipeg

    @MTCwinnipeg: Martha Burns talks to @WinnipegNews about performing on the stage where she fell in love with theatre in #GoodPeople bit.ly/1l894jM 11:26 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Dining Out: When it comes to steak houses, Rae and Jerry's still a cut above - shar.es/ThYUY 10:51 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Return of the @trailerparkboys, @MSmithBubbles, @realrobbwells - shar.es/ThYgu 10:50 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Investor optimistic about Intelligent Hospital Systems - shar.es/Th4le 10:40 am on Apr 17

  • lrkusch

    @lrkusch: Provincial Ombudsman to investigate govt's handling of Tory FIPPA request, PC Leader Brian Pallister says. 10:39 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Grieving family demands answers wfp.to/JJJ 10:36 am on Apr 17

  • AlanDSmall

    @AlanDSmall: Black Sabbath still fulfilling teenage dreams - Revew of Wednesday's show by @JenZoratti via @WinnipegNews shar.es/ThuRY 10:29 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Evacuation came too late for many on sinking ferry wfp.to/JJl 10:20 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Suspect charged after Pacific Avenue death wfp.to/JJT 10:12 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: We're live with author @MiriamToews at the News Café talking about her new novel All My Puny Sorrows wfp.to/JJL 10:06 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Jones, Godard, Cronenberg in competition at Cannes wfp.to/JJv 10:06 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Public works directs transit to meet with affected homeowners, explain to them how new rail lines closer to their homes is safer. 10:02 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wardrop: 2nd phase of rapid transit corridor would be delayed by minimum 1 year for design work if unable to move rail lines. 10:00 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wardrop: Affected homes between Plaza Drive & Markham. 9:57 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wardrop: relocation of rail lines disclosed in 2012; original plan had them 9 metres closer to homes, but now only 3.3 metres closer. 9:56 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Manitoba's annual inflation rate up a notch to 2.3 per cent in March wfp.to/JJV 9:54 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: The Baloney Meter: Are there discrepancies in the CRA's Heartbleed timeline? - shar.es/ThqG9 9:44 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Swandel: residents "are fearful for their lives....they feel no one is listening to them....these people are scared." 9:34 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Swandel disputes admim's claim rapid transit funding is at risk; moving tracks closer to homes increases risk. 9:33 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wardrop: councillors' plan threatens application for Ottawa funding, would require major re-design of rapid transit route. 9:29 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wardrop: rail lines originally to be 9 metres from homes, now separation will be 5.7 metres. "no material difference," in safety risk. 9:26 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wardrop says no greater threat to residents, rail lines would be constructed safer. 9:24 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Coun. Swandel says changes increases threat of danger to homes south of Bishop Grandin. 9:23 am on Apr 17

  • BillRedekop

    @BillRedekop: Goat with the flow. winnipegfreepress.com/local/goats-no… 9:22 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: 'Whitey' Macdonald dies after completing conditional sentence wfp.to/JJ4 9:22 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wardrop says transit project would be stopped if unable to move rail lines closer to homes. 9:21 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Transit director opposes councillors' attempt to prevent moving rail lines closer to homes south of Bishop Grandin in rapid transit plan 9:20 am on Apr 17

  • JamesBWilson_

    @JamesBWilson_: Stay tuned to Saturday's @WinnipegNews for our supplement on First Nations Jobs & Opportunities. 9:18 am on Apr 17

  • fpbowen

    @fpbowen: Fisherman nets first musky taken from Lake Winnipeg - via @WinnipegNews shar.es/T6Mpg via @ShareThis 9:18 am on Apr 17

  • bensigurdson

    @bensigurdson: I'm interviewing Miriam Toews at 10 a.m. at @wfpnewscafe (unless she's still signing books). Watch online or come by: wfp.to/JJY 9:18 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Admin opposes councillors' proposal to reduce speed limit on Pandora Ave East to 60 kph 9:17 am on Apr 17

  • wfpmmcneill

    @wfpmmcneill: Manitoba's annual inflation rate edged up a notch in March to 2.3 % from 2.2 % in Feb. That's 4th highest among the provinces. 9:16 am on Apr 17

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: At Wpg city hall this morning, public works. Terracon wants to change entrances at Kenaston property; opposed by Admin, says not safe. 9:07 am on Apr 17

  • bkives

    @bkives: The Red River in Winnipeg is 13.5 feet James, five above the river walk and 5.3 below last year's spring crest. 8:20 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: No one hurt in Langside blaze, but fire treated as suspicious wfp.to/JJu 7:44 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Discrepancies in the Heartbleed timeline? wfp.to/JJm 7:38 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Rain expected this weekend wfp.to/JJP 7:32 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Octogenarian fisher nets first musky taken from Lake Winnipeg wfp.to/Jlk 7:12 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Crown defends pursuing circumstantial case wfp.to/JlW 3:44 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Judge's decision makes history wfp.to/JlA 3:18 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: No paper Friday wfp.to/JlC 3:18 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Girl mauled to death on way home wfp.to/Jly 3:18 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Remade Bombers looking like pros wfp.to/Jlj 3:10 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Cold increases threat of ice jams on river wfp.to/Jl6 3:10 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Staying the course, of course wfp.to/JlN 3:02 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Four Mo years wfp.to/Jl0 3:02 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Students in state of shock wfp.to/JlS 2:56 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Proposed legislation takes aim at poachers wfp.to/Jlo 2:54 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Wheel problems wfp.to/JlQ 2:54 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Dalnavert to reopen as support centre wfp.to/Jl1 2:48 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Getting kids off flavoured tobacco wfp.to/JlH 2:46 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: No appropriate space for senior wfp.to/Jl7 2:38 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Rooming-house fire kills elderly man wfp.to/JlG 2:38 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Investor optimistic about IHS wfp.to/JlD 2:24 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Circle complete wfp.to/Jlh 2:22 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: A prime classic wfp.to/Jl3 2:08 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Black Sabbath still fulfilling teenage dreams wfp.to/Jl9 1:00 am on Apr 17

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Pro-Russian gunmen make inroads in eastern Ukraine wfp.to/Jld 11:22 pm on Apr 16

  • PaulSamyn

    @PaulSamyn: Wilma Derksen finds a safe haven at Dalnavert House on front page of Thursday's @WinnipegNews pic.twitter.com/vEUhr30cNl
    11:20 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Weise the hero as Habs beat Lightning in OT wfp.to/Jlp 9:46 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Man, 19, charged in Heartbleed privacy breach wfp.to/Jlb 7:00 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Lac Brochet girl mauled to death by dogs wfp.to/JlK 6:06 pm on Apr 16

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: RCMP say the 2 dogs were owned by community member and have been killed. This is 2nd deadly mauling in Manitoba so far this year. 5:50 pm on Apr 16

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: BREAKING - Manitoba RCMP say 10-year-old girl dead after being mauled by 2 large dogs in Lac Brochet Tuesday evening. 5:49 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: New @Wpg_BlueBombers coach Mike O'Shea is live now with @wfpnewscafe with Hustler & Lawless: winnipegfreepress.com/sports/Stanley… 5:35 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: 5th case of measles reported in Manitoba wfp.to/Jls 5:32 pm on Apr 16

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wpg city hall admits reporting error in number of properties without full or temporary water services, now at 476. 4:38 pm on Apr 16

  • BillRedekop

    @BillRedekop: U.S. Red River Valley touted for drone industry centre: postbulletin.com/news/local/red… 4:37 pm on Apr 16

  • meltait

    @meltait: LIVE NOW: @hustlerama & @garylawless talk with #NHLJets owner Mark Chipman at the @wfpnewscafe: winnipegfreepress.com/sports/Stanley… 4:33 pm on Apr 16

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: More properties reporting frozen water lines, approaching 3,000 total since Nov; but #s waiting continues to shrink, if only slowly. 4:28 pm on Apr 16

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wpg city hall blames software glitch for inability to update frozen pipe #s Tuesday; new numbers up now. 4:23 pm on Apr 16

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Pretty amazing. I'm told a total of 1,905 people tuned in, at some point, to our live online stream today of Winnipeg murder verdict. 4:03 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Olympians, soldiers team up for Arctic trek wfp.to/Jlf 3:58 pm on Apr 16

  • fpbowen

    @fpbowen: STARS air ambulance scene calls March 7 to today today: WPG 4; Regina 31; Saskatoon 35; Calgary 10; Edmonton 36; Grande Prairie 29. 3:48 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Dawkins and the American religious wfp.to/JlE 3:48 pm on Apr 16

  • lrkusch

    @lrkusch: MB Health advises those who have symptoms of measles to call ahead before visiting a doctor to minimize the risk of spreading it. . 3:43 pm on Apr 16

  • lrkusch

    @lrkusch: People who were at the Bison Medical Walk-in Clinic in Winnipeg on April 11th may have been exposed to measles, MB Health says. 3:38 pm on Apr 16

  • bensigurdson

    @bensigurdson: Want to hear Miriam Toews but can't make her book launch tonight? She'll be at @wfpnewscafe at 10 a.m. for a chat: wfp.to/Jle 3:36 pm on Apr 16

  • lrkusch

    @lrkusch: A man in his 20s living in the Winnipeg health region is the fifth person to be officially diagnosed with measles this year. 3:35 pm on Apr 16

  • GregLockert

    @GregLockert:@MBGov: People who were at the Bison Medical Walk-in Clinic in Winnipeg on April 11th should be aware of the possibility of infection #BN 3:31 pm on Apr 16

  • GregLockert

    @GregLockert:@MBGov: A fifth case of measles has been reported in a Manitoba man in his 20’s in the Winnipeg health region bit.ly/1j21foI#BN 3:30 pm on Apr 16

  • lrkusch

    @lrkusch: Province has confirmed a fifth case of measles in Manitoba. 3:29 pm on Apr 16

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Battered wife acquitted of second-degree murder wfp.to/Jlg 3:00 pm on Apr 16

  • bkives

    @bkives: Dikes will be up by the weekend at the three properties in question, city says. 2:47 pm on Apr 16

  • bkives

    @bkives: Two properties on Cloutier Drive and one on Kingston Row will require sandbag dikes, city says, based on expectation of ice jams. 2:43 pm on Apr 16

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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