Going the distance

John Wichers plans to cycle over 2,500 kilometres from Vancouver, B.C. to Winnipeg, Man. in support of the Children's Rehabilitation Foundation. Wichers hopes to raise enough money to purchase specialized bikes for 10 children. (DANIELLE DA SILVA/CANSTAR/SOUWESTER)


  • Approximately 600 students joined together to sing a song during an assembly on the rights of a child at École Van Walleghem School on Feb. 26. The assembly was part of a division-wide project in Pembina Trails on human rights culminating in a large mosaic at Investors Group Field.

    The right to be seen and heard

    03/3/2015 4:26 PM 0
  • Cover art for The First Women of 54 West Gate: Helen Gordon and her Six Daughters.

    The women of 54 West Gate

    03/3/2015 4:16 PM 0
  • Beverly Kinahan, owner of October boutique, in the store's new location on Corydon Ave. After 13 years in Grant Park Shopping Centre, Kinahan says it was time to move to a stand alone location. (DANIELLE DA SILVA/CANSTAR/SOUWESTER)

    October joins ‘vibrant’ neighbourhood on Corydon

    03/2/2015 12:48 PM 0
  • Writer and producer Danny Schur, right, reviews footage with actor Markian Tarasiuk who is playing Terry Sawchuk in a new docu-drama on the famous goalie (DANIELLE DA SILVA/CANSTAR/SOUWESTER).

    On home ice

    03/3/2015 1:05 PM 0
  • Colin Kurz and his team, Ryan Lemoine, Weston Oryniak, Brendan Bilawka and Coach Tom Clasper (center) defeated Ontario by a score of 9-2 in the final at the Canada Winter Games. Clasper will be inducted into the Manitoba Curling Hall of Fame on May 3.

    Greats to be inducted into Manitoba Curling Hall of Fame

    03/3/2015 1:26 PM 0
  • Little Free Libraries, such as this one on Dorchester Avenue, are popping up all over Winnipeg.

    Little Free Libraries help build community

    03/3/2015 3:56 PM 0

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