• Winnipeg Jets Adam Lowry (#17) misses out on a first-period shot against Dallas Stars goaltender Kari Lehtonen (#32) during Saturday's game.

    Dallas Stars vs. Winnipeg Jets - Jan. 31, 2015

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    The Winnipeg Jets face the Dallas Stars at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg Saturday night.

  • Andy Shauf performs at the Ballroom (218 Roslyn Rd.) as part of Big Fun Festival Wednesday night.

    Big Fun Festival

    01/29/2015 11:53 PM 0

    The Big Fun Festival is happening Jan. 28-Feb. 1 in multiple venues throughout downtown Winnipeg. Rhe festival will showcases the best of Manitoba’s current and upcoming artists as well as some hand picked acts from across Canada.

  • Winnipeg Jets' Bryan Little (18) and Philadelphia Flyers' Sean Couturier (14) fight for position as goalie Steve Mason (35) defends in the first period Thursday in Philadelphia.

    Winnipeg Jets vs. Philadelphia Flyers, Jan. 29, 2015

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    The Flyers hosted the Jets Thursday night and after a 2-2 tie in the first period, the Flyers ran away with it, winning 5-2.

  • Kevin Tetu stocks up on bottled water Tuesday.

    Winnipeg's water woes

    01/28/2015 10:41 PM 0

    Bottled water flew off the shelves, public fountains were marked off-limits and restaurants closed-up shop Tuesday and Wednesday after the city and WRHA announced a boil-water advisory Tuesday evening.

  • Winnipeg Jets' Dustin Byfuglien (33) can't get a shot off in front of Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Thomas Greiss during the first period in Pittsburgh Tuesday.

    Winnipeg Jets vs. Pittsburgh Penguins, Jan. 27, 2014

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    The Jets visited the Penguins Tuesday night, and after a hard-fought game, they were defeated by the Penguins 5-3.

  • Team Foligno's Phil Kessel of the Toronto Maple Leafs, left, goes top shelf for a goal on Team Toews goalie Jaroslav Halak of the New York Islanders during the third period of the NHL All-Star Game. Team Toews won, 17-12.

    NHL all-star game

    01/25/2015 9:34 PM 0

    The NHL's finest put on a hitless scorefest at Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, Sunday, as the stars on ice set a new record for goals in the shinny game that ended with Team Toews defeating Team Foligno 17-12.

  • Former Anaheim Ducks player Teemu Selanne walks through fans to make his way to the ice, as the Ducks retire his No. 8 jersey before an NHL game against the Winnipeg Jets in Anaheim, Calif., Sunday. Selanne broke the record for goals scored by a rookie (76) as a member of the original Jets franchise.

    Winnipeg Jets vs. Anaheim Ducks — Jan. 11, 2015

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    The Winnipeg Jets lost 5-4 to the Anaheim Ducks in a shootout on the night the Ducks retired ex-Jet Teemu Selanne's jersey.

  • Winnipeg Jets goalie Michael Hutchinson deflects a shot during an NHL game against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center in Los Angeles Saturday, Jan. 10, 2015.

    Winnipeg Jets vs. Los Angeles Kings - Jan. 10, 2015

    01/10/2015 11:15 PM 0

    The Jets defeated the Kings in a shootout, 5-4

  • Every Tuesday, the King’s Head Pub and Eatery hosts Komedy Knights, with entertainment alternating between standup comedy and improv. Pictured, from left, are comedians Ryan Ash, Dan Verville (MC), Dan Glasswick and Chad Anderson. Jan. 27, 2015.

    Social Page

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    Follow John Johnston as he captures the best of our city’s social scene from the red carpet to the cocktail circuit to the VIP events. Got a local soiree coming up the Free Press might attend? Tell John at john.johnston@freepress.mb.ca

  • Keanu Reeves performs at MTC.

    Keanu Reeves as MTC's Hamlet, 1995

    01/9/2015 11:48 AM 0

    Twenty years ago this month, Winnipeg became the centre of the theatre world when Keanu Reeves, fresh off his role in the silver-screen blockbuster Speed, starred in Manitoba Theatre Centre's production of Hamlet. Something may have been rotten in state of Denmark, but here's a look back at something crazy in the city of Winnipeg.

  • Palestinian supporters hold a rally at the Manitoba Legislative Building. July 14, 2014.

This image is from a rally against the Israel bombing of Gaza. It reminds me of the freedom we still have in this country to gather freely, unlike those who live under unjust regimes and occupation. — John Woods

    Photos of the year 2014 - John Woods

    01/4/2015 12:55 PM 0

    Staff photojournalist John Woods picks his best work of 2014.

  • New York Islanders' Johnny Boychuk (55), Ryan Strome (18), John Tavares (91), Frans Nielsen (51) and Anders Lee (27) celebrate Nielsen's goal against the Winnipeg Jets and Adam Pardy (2) during first period NHL action in Winnipeg on Wednesday. The Islanders won 5-2.

    Islanders at Jets, Dec. 31, 2014

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    The New York Islanders faced the Winnipeg Jets on the Jets' home turf, winning 5-2.


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