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  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Avoid the area, folks. twitter.com/wpgpolice/stat… 11:51 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: China says 6.5 quake in far west kills 3, collapses homes wfp.to/Rj7 11:24 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: A very tragic event on Saturday's front page: pic.twitter.com/bO1Wss6VPT
    10:41 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: #Winnipeg Mosquito Status: MEDIUM; citywide trap average: 11. More trap counts: wfp.to/mosquitomap 10:00 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: It's great to have Burmistrov back: Maurice wfp.to/RjG 9:44 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Woman sexually assaulted under Osborne Street transit corridor wfp.to/RjD 8:16 pm on Jul 3

  • wpgpolice

    @wpgpolice: A suspicious package was reported at an office in the 300 block of Hargrave. Investigation unfounded and all road closures now open. 6:21 pm on Jul 3

  • wpgpolice

    @wpgpolice: East Bound Broadway closed at Hargrave due to an ongoing incident. 6:17 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: US woman's measles death is first in US since 2003 wfp.to/Rjh 5:32 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: 'The Raccoons' creator eyes possible reboot wfp.to/Rj3 5:32 pm on Jul 3

  • wpgpolice

    @wpgpolice: All traffic closures in the St Mary Ave. area are now open. 5:22 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Bigger, stronger Ehlers at Jets development camp wfp.to/Rj9 5:08 pm on Jul 3

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: Taylor added: "I'm just torn apart to hear about this. I owe her a lot. I'll really have to pray for her and hope she gets past this." 4:55 pm on Jul 3

  • randyturner15

    @randyturner15: Former client Tiffiny Taylor describes injured lawyer Mitousis as "a kind, young, beautiful girl. She had a huge future ahead of her." 4:54 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Blue Bombers have more than Willy to worry about wfp.to/Rjd 4:46 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: 2 points from loss, Serena wins at Wimbledon; Venus next wfp.to/Rjp 4:40 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Here is a detailed bio on Maria Mitousis, the Winnipeg lawyer critically injured in bomb blast today. pic.twitter.com/BsNWd8snAm
    4:38 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: River Ave. now open to cars. Parking lot of Petersen King firm still secured. 4:28 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Soccer union wants to increase support for female players wfp.to/Rjb 4:26 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Crop duster crash sends man to hospital wfp.to/RjK 4:26 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Three Quebec deaths tied to previous shooting: cops wfp.to/Rjs 4:24 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Police looking in broken windows of Petersen King where explosive detonated earlier. Investigation continues. pic.twitter.com/9NsQBZJRnn
    4:21 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Tape coming down. Petersen King firm will continue to be secured and monitored by police into the night, they say pic.twitter.com/DcX0zz645l
    4:08 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: People being allowed to re-enter their homes and businesses now in 200 block of River Ave, police say. 4:04 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Police, paramedics and fire crews still on scene in 200 block of River. Police said all tape will be down in 20 mins. 4:03 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Traffic is flowing again at River and Donald. Midtown Bridge is reopened to vehicles. 3:58 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Police are allowing some pedestrians to cross the Midtown Bridge now and walk around in the taped-off area between Donald and Harkness. 3:49 pm on Jul 3

  • jeffkhamilton

    @jeffkhamilton: Nik Ehlers said he's 14 pounds heavier, around 175 and admits it's been an adjustment on the ice. Also his 1st skate since Apr. #NHLJets 3:45 pm on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets first rounder Kyle Connor chats with the press after Day 1 of DCamp pic.twitter.com/Zs3MFVW8ks
    3:36 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Manitoba Museum, under the radar for long, has an ambitious plan for the future wfp.to/Rjf 3:36 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Police haven't canvassed the area for video surveillance footage yet, says Const. Eric Hofley. Bomb unit investigation takes priority. 3:28 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Police removing tape from Harkness to Donald in time for rush hour. Area from Donald to Clark still taped as bomb unit investigates 3:28 pm on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets Jack Roslovic meets the media after Day 1 of D Camp pic.twitter.com/MBHRC6wx4I
    3:27 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Police also said they are aware Mitousis is romantically linked with Barry Gorlick, who also worked most recently at firm on St. Mary. 3:25 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: No update on Mitousis's condition. Smyth said last he heard she was in critical condition and going for surgery. 3:22 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Investigation continues and police believe this was isolated incident. No suspects yet. 3:21 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Law firm on St. Mary self-evacuated three floors this morning. No incidences of packages that triggered the evacuation, Supt. Smyth said 3:21 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: .@wpgpolice confirm victim is 35 y/o Maria Mistousis, who previously worked at law firm on St. Mary. 3:19 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: "We are treating this as a very specific crime," says Smyth. 3:17 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Supt. Danny Smyth: "We have no reason to believe this is an attack on the justice system." 3:16 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Police say not clear if Mitousis was the specific target. Acknowledge her link to Barry Gorlick, lawyer just disbarred this week. 3:16 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Police say Winnipeg lawyer Maria Mitousis is in critical condition following explosion. Calling this a "specific, not a general threat." 3:13 pm on Jul 3

  • kristinannable

    @kristinannable: Winnipeg police say they do not think there is a threat to the general public. 3:12 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: "It's not good," lawyer Barry Gorlick tells Free Press from hospital, where partner going into surgery for injuries in bomb blast. 3:09 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Many other downtown Winnipeg law firms have closed up early today as a result of the explosion and ongoing concerns. 3:05 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: "She is a tough, brilliant, amazing lawyer." A colleague, to me, on Winnipeg lawyer @mariamitousis injured in bomb blast this morning. 3:02 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: We spoke to Winnipeggers about what they love & what they'd change about Manitoba Museum: wfp.to/RjR pic.twitter.com/KehKv4mV6u
    3:00 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Winnipeg lawyer hurt today had just recently moved to firm where explosion occurred. Previously worked at downtown firm now evacuated. 2:49 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Scratch that, tune in to the Livestream via WinnipegFreePress.com in a few minutes. @WinnipegNews 2:48 pm on Jul 3

  • wpgpolice

    @wpgpolice: Road closures: due to ongoing investigation, SB Donald at Broadway, NB Donald at Stradbrook & WB River Ave at Harkness Ave are closed. 2:36 pm on Jul 3

  • _jessbu

    @_jessbu: Going live on Periscope in a few minutes from @wpgpolice presser. 2:27 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: So Law Society says it was package that exploded, injured Winnipeg lawyer on River. Presumably envelope is at scene of downtown evac. 2:19 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Law Society says 2 items sent to Winnipeg law firms, including 1 that exploded today. Here's warning to lawyers. pic.twitter.com/IfGKVDJcNy
    2:18 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Here's the sequence of events, as we know so far: twitter.com/mikeoncrime/st… 2:07 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Jets D-Camp opens at MTS Iceplex wfp.to/RjI 2:00 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Update: Free press confirms lawyer in surgery after law office explosion wfp.to/Rjx 1:57 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Legal profession on high alert today in Winnipeg. twitter.com/lornehanks/sta… 1:55 pm on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: Watching #NHLJets DCamp and 2 things jump out: Connor Hellebuyck (6-4, 200) fills a lot of the net and Nic Petan is nifty with the puck 1:46 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Winnipeg lawyer disbarred: tinyurl.com/nquhaov Decision: lawsociety.mb.ca/lawyer-regulat… GF injured in law firm blast: tinyurl.com/ptrfcc9 1:43 pm on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: The #NHLJets entire 8-player draft class is here, inc 1st rounders Kyle Connor and Jack Roslovic 1:36 pm on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets D-Camp underway; Nic Petan sporting a go-pro camera across his chest 1:35 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Gorlick tells Free Press the woman is about to go into surgery for serious injuries suffered in the explosion. 1:29 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: So, romantic partner of disbarred lawyer Barry Gorlick - who we wrote about today - injured in law firm explosion this am. 1:29 pm on Jul 3

  • jeffkhamilton

    @jeffkhamilton: The public out in full force for Day 1 of #NHLJets training camp. pic.twitter.com/RGN2fvOa7X
    1:28 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: BREAKING: Free Press has just talked to Barry Gorlick at hospital. He confirmed his girlfriend is woman injured in explosion this am. 1:28 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Gorlick was last working on 8th floor of 444 St. Mary Ave. prior to being suspended, then disbarred last week. 1:24 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: The law firm being evacuated right now in downtown Winnipeg is the most recent office of Barry Gorlick, who just got disbarred. 1:23 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Here is the 23-page decision on Gorlick being disbarred, which outlines his misconduct. Pretty incredible read. lawsociety.mb.ca/lawyer-regulat… 1:20 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: As downtown building evacuation continues, here's our updated story on explosion at Winnipeg law firm this morning. winnipegfreepress.com/local/Emergenc… 1:11 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Residents lose appeal against Henderson Highway condo project wfp.to/Rja 1:10 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: #Winnipeg Mosquito Status: MEDIUM; citywide trap average: 11. More trap counts: wfp.to/mosquitomap 1:00 pm on Jul 3

  • BillRedekop

    @BillRedekop: Police confirm bldg in 400 block on St Mary's downtown has been fully or partially evacuated 12:57 pm on Jul 3

  • BillRedekop

    @BillRedekop: Midtown Bridge now closed, in police investigation of explosion, & River Rd at Harkness 12:54 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: No idea at this point if downtown evacuation connected in any way to explosion at Winnipeg law firm earlier today. 12:50 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: It appears 444 St Mary is being evacuated. Right beside Pony Corral, where folks continue to enjoy lunch on patio as crowds gather. 12:49 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Fire crews also on scene downtown. Doesn't appear any evacuations taking place. Just lots of milling about. pic.twitter.com/c2yQ9QlwmZ
    12:42 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: UPDATED: Woman sent to hospital after possible explosive device was detonated at a law office wfp.to/Rjc pic.twitter.com/IcWbnOXHFc
    12:39 pm on Jul 3

  • mikeoncrime

    @mikeoncrime: Huge police presence right now around office building in downtown Winnipeg. I count at least 10 cruisers at Vaughan and St. Mary. 12:38 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Another downtown evacuation. twitter.com/aldosantin/sta… 12:35 pm on Jul 3

  • aldosantin

    @aldosantin: Wpg police evacuating 444 St. Mary #winnipeg 12:30 pm on Jul 3

  • mrabson

    @mrabson: Liberal Leader @JustinTrudeau will be in Winnipeg Saturday, pitching democratic reform policy at a town hall in St. B #endlesscampaign 12:27 pm on Jul 3

  • BillRedekop

    @BillRedekop: Explosion or shots came in at 10:15 am 12:27 pm on Jul 3

  • BillRedekop

    @BillRedekop: An officer was first in scene of explosion and applied 1st aid to woman, say police 12:26 pm on Jul 3

  • BillRedekop

    @BillRedekop: Woman suffered "very very serious" upper body injuries from office explosion on River Rd 12:25 pm on Jul 3

  • WFPJasonBell

    @WFPJasonBell: Police unsure if explosive device was mailed or dropped off. Explosion occurred about 10:15am. An officer 1 street over responded first. 12:24 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: "However it came into her possession, it was triggered inadvertently by the woman" who was seriously hurt by explosive device, Hofley said. 12:21 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: " What He Said..." Episode 2 with Jeff Hamilton wfp.to/Rjn 12:20 pm on Jul 3

  • WFPJasonBell

    @WFPJasonBell: Cst. Eric Hofley, police spokesman, to meet with media near Winter Club at 12:20pm on serious incident in 200 block of River. 12:03 pm on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Woman sent to hospital after possible explosion wfp.to/RjO 11:20 am on Jul 3

  • PaulWiecek

    @PaulWiecek: #Bombers repeat what they said last night: Drew Willy is day to day and status for next week's game versus Alouettes is "unknown." 11:12 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Investigators focusing on building at corner of River Ave. and Clarke St., a one-storey commercial building. Possible explosion. 10:56 am on Jul 3

  • WFPJasonBell

    @WFPJasonBell: Heavy presence of firefighters, paramedics and police on River Ave. near Donald St. Initial call was possible explosion. 10:44 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Key of Bart is back! This week: Learn To Fly Without A Speakerphone wfp.to/RjX @bkives pic.twitter.com/8zdWy0xs6M
    10:25 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Vincent, Huddy, Flaherty sign three-year contracts with Jets wfp.to/Rjl 10:14 am on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets sign Andrew MacWilliam to 1-yr, 2-way deal, with AAV of $600,000. Has been in Leafs org with big club and Marlies. 10:11 am on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets ink coaches Charlie Huddy, Pascal Vincent, Wade Flaherty to new deals; bring back Rick St. Croix as organizational goalie coach 9:49 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Jets sign Brendan Lemieux to three-year contract wfp.to/RjT 9:32 am on Jul 3

  • WFPEdTait

    @WFPEdTait: #NHLJets sign F Brendan Lemieux to a three-year, two-way, entry level contract with an average annual value of $1.125 million. 9:02 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Paul Bernardo applies for day parole wfp.to/Rj8 8:44 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Unsealed records could hold answers for Sixties Scoop adoptees wfp.to/Rjvvia via @mawwelch pic.twitter.com/gTTSNarCI4
    8:30 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Cyclist from Quebec killed in accident on the Trans-Canada wfp.to/RjL 8:12 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Winnipeg company, Herd, has become leader in bumper manufacturing wfp.to/RjV 7:38 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Police union boss defends high salaries wfp.to/RjZ 7:30 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: A cloudy day in store for Winnipeg wfp.to/Rj5 7:08 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Delay cycling-plan vote: Wyatt wfp.to/Rjt 6:58 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Law society disbars veteran city lawyer wfp.to/RjU 6:58 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Residents evacuated on weekend due to proximity of wildfires wfp.to/Rjq 6:36 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: EXCLUSIVE: Badly hurt jockey shares her story from her hospital bed wfp.to/Rjw pic.twitter.com/2y4xx9016F
    6:28 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Unsealed records could hold answers for Sixties Scoop adoptees wfp.to/Rjr 6:12 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Badly hurt jockey shares her story from her hospital bed wfp.to/Rjw 6:02 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Mounties charge Edmonton man in work camp deaths wfp.to/R6e 12:50 am on Jul 3

  • WinnipegNews

    @WinnipegNews: Capsized Philippine ferry death toll rises to 38; 15 missing wfp.to/R6F 12:50 am on Jul 3

Café Snaps

Mike Moore, President of the Manitoba Home Builders Association, Mark Chipman of True North Sports and Entertainment, and Arni Thorsteinson, at the launch for Back in the Bigs, at the News Cafe, October 5th, 2011. (TREVOR HAGAN/WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

Mike Moore, President of the Manitoba Home Builders Association, Mark Chipman of True North Sports and Entertainment, and Arni Thorsteinson, at the launch for Back in the Bigs, at the News Cafe, October 5th, 2011. (TREVOR HAGAN/WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

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