Brad Friesen, a climber with the St.Boniface section of the Alpine Club of Canada, is surrounded by the city skyline as he begins his rappel down the locally designed ice tower situated next to Fort Gibraltar in St. Boniface. The club is hosting a climbing competition for speed and difficulty on February 14 and 15 and is open to the public with gear rental available on site.
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  • Winnipeg Jets' Andrew Ladd (16) and Dallas Stars' Alex Goligoski (33)  watch as Jets' Bryan Little's (18) first-period shot gets past Stars goaltender Jhonas Enroth. It was the lone goal of the period.

    Dallas Stars vs. Winnipeg Jets - Feb. 24, 2015

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    The Winnipeg Jets face the Dallas Stars at home at the MTS Centre Tuesday night. Right-winger Blake Wheeler was out ...

  • Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher R.A. Dickey does stretching exercises during a spring training baseball workout, Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, in Dunedin, Fla.

    Blue Jays: Ringing in spring

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    On Monday, the Toronto Blue Jays — including prized free-agent signing Russell Martin — took to the field for the ...

  • As a volunteer at Agape Table, photographer Gordon King got to know many of the regulars at the West Broadway community kitchen.

    The Human Touch - Photographer Gordon King puts spotlight on harsh lives

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Spotlight

  • 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?

  • instacontest: portraits

    #wfpChallenge

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

  • On the River Seine

    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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February 26, 2015

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Dealing with Workplace Harassment

This morning workshop will provide both organizations and individuals with a primer on what they need to know to deal with workplace harassment. Details and registration at qnet.ca or 204-949-4999

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