Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION
Posted: 01/19/2013 1:00 AM | Comments: 0
IF you see armed soldiers around the Winnipeg Floodway and Birds Hill areas this weekend, don't worry -- you're not under attack.
The Canadian Armed Forces announced on Friday the 38 Canadian Brigade Group's Winnipeg Infantry Tactical Group, with members of both the Royal Winnipeg Rifles and the Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders, will be participating in Exercise Igloo Patrol this weekend.
The exercise, which began on Friday and runs through to Sunday, will see the soldiers getting basic winter warfare training.
The public is assured that no ammunition or pyrotechnics are being used.
Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition January 19, 2013 A2
Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Preview of Folklorama at News Café today
Arrest made in city's 14th homicide
Hamilton, former co-chair of AJI, dies
Condo construction starts on former Restaurant Dubrovnik site
$1 million in photo-radar tickets to be refunded
August civic holiday to be named after national hero
Mainly sunny, high of 28 today
AMC to elect grand chief today
Homicide investigation reviews dating profile
Museum moving right(s) along
Destructive rampage 'could have been catastrophe'
Cut mosquito-fogging buffer zones: Steeves
Health Links celebrates 20 years
Repaired runway set to reopen Thursday
Man killed in head-on collision
Lake drains a complex project, says Ashton
Manitoba chiefs' salary data online
Affordable housing projects to see $104M in funding
Sixth suspect turns self in
Prevent famine in South Sudan, minister urged