(From left): Adam Hanney, Galaxie’s Greg Torrington and Chris Frayer, artistic director of the Winnipeg Folk Festival, pose after Hanney was named Galaxie Rising Star at the conclusion of this year’s Young Performers Program at the Folk Festival on July 11.


  • Being vaccinated against Hepatitis A and B can decrease your risk of infection.

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  • Rhythmically placed rafters and chic pull curtains provide shade and interest in this contemporary styled 'centre of the action' pergola.

    Planning a pergola

    07/22/2014 2:47 PM 0
  • Sides at Market Burger include delicious deep-fried pickles and shoestring fries.

    Blazing Winnipeg’s culinary trail

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  • Smitty's Terminators will host the national softball championship tournament at Blumberg Aug. 6 to 10. They are (back row, l to r): Coach Mike Ryan, coach Derek Blackman-Shaw, Kayla Warkentin, Rhianna Church, Tara Nykoluk, Paige Smith, Hayley Unger, manager Evelyne Holenski, coach Roy Holenski;
(front row) Amanda Ryan, Danielle Klassen, Katarina Boychuk, Ashley Lanz. Missing: Adrianna Boychuk, Mandy Greenberg, Macey Hickes, Courtney Kwasnitza, Nicole Marcoux, Kayla Price, Sarah Shotton.

    Smitty’s chases senior softball title at home

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  • Sheera, longtime companion of Jackie Watts’ parents Rae and Sydney, who passed earlier this year. Sheera has since joined the pack of Jackie and her husband, Canstar pets columnist Jeff McFarlane.

    When pets outlive their owners

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  • Increasing the size of your shrub beds and filling them with a low maintenance ground cover such as creeping juniper is a simple way of reducing the lawn.

    Less lawn is simply more

    07/16/2014 9:39 AM 0
  • Easy exercises you can do outdoors

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  • A historical display set up at Assiniboia Downs. The track celebrates its 56th birthday this Saturday (July 19). The display includes information about racing visionary R.J. Speers.

    Racing icon to be honoured on Downs’ birthday

    07/16/2014 9:43 AM 0
  • Adam Dejonckheere is a volleyball player with the U of M Bisons who will represent Manitoba at the National Team Challenge Cup in Gatineau, Que., this week.

    Volleyball player keeps feet on the ground

    07/16/2014 9:46 AM 0

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