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

    04/24/2015 6:03 PM 0

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

  • Video Selinger addresses stadium lawsuit

    04/24/2015 2:36 PM 0

    Premier Greg Selinger took questions from the media about a lawsuit the provincial government is facing over allegations they rushed ...

  • 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 city...so people in that area should be on the lookout for it.  Look for a small white styrofoam box with a small orange parachute attached.

    U of W on search for missing weather balloon

    04/24/2015 2:27 PM 0

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

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    Olympus exhibit preview at WAG

    04/23/2015 9:41 PM 0

    The WAG hosted a VIP preview night for the new exhibit Olympus: The Greco-Roman Collections of Berlin. The 160-piece collection ...

  • Bill Potter, Pembina Arts Council board chairman, stands inside upper tower with100-year-old clock, one of four in the tower.  (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS)

    Clock tower turns 100

    04/23/2015 5:57 PM 0

    A look inside Morden's refurbished 100-year-old clock tower.

  • Zellers (February 12, 2013) / Target (March 23, 2015)

    Then and Now: the fall of two giants

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    It’s a classic case of déjà vu. Not too long ago, a Canadian shopping icon was shuttering stores in Winnipeg ...

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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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Spring Bike Repair Workshop Series

Learn basic bike mechanic skills with these free workshops at the Bike Dump, Winnipeg's oldest volunteer-run community bicycle education centre. April 11 - Spring Tune-up April 18 - Gears and Shifting April 25 - Brakes Bring your ...

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