Crash cleanup

Dangerous Work - Firefighters clean debris off the CentrePort Canada Way expressway after a three-car mva on a foggy Monday morning. March 06, 2015   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)
  • Stephanie Walker carries a tray of  heliotrope clippings  grown in their glass, steam filled greenhouse.

    Springing to life

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    Few things can get you in the mood for gardening season better than a trip to a greenhouse. Free Press ...

  • Map of the track of the balloon before students at the University of Winnipeg lost the signal.  The yellow dot on the right (east) is the last known location; it may have flown further east or the signal was lost and it travelled east before falling.

It was expected to have fallen about 80 km east of the people in that area should be on the lookout for it.  Look for a small white styrofoam box with a small orange parachute attached.

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    Seriously, that object that came out of the sky is not an alien probe, and the University of Winnipeg would ...

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  • Glass negatives by photographer E.J.C. Smith. at the turn of the 1900 century. His photo store was located at 276 Smith Street in Winnipeg. Copies made by the Winnipeg Free Press June 10 2014

    A glass menagerie

    Rare negatives from 1898 give glimpse into Winnipeg's history

  • Dark humour rides shotgun in the form of a skeleton with one driver.

    POV: Speed thrills

    They call it The Fastest Sport on the Prairies — and who can argue with that?

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    Take part in our Instagram photo project. This week's challenge pays tribute to fathers. Tag your photos with #wfpChallenge to take part.

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    Follow photographer Ruth Bonneville on a 22-kilometre canoe trip on the Seine River in Winnipeg with our video and interactive map.

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    POV: Garbage Hill

    From the crack of dawn to fading night light, Westview Park -- a.k.a. Garbage Hill -- is alive with the sound of movement.

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April 28, 2015

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Pulse Gallery presents "Lily's Prairie"

Pulse Gallery presents "Lily's Prairie" by guest artist Lillian Kazuk for the month of April

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