January moments: Pictures of the month

Free Press photographers take hundreds of photos each month, with only a select few accompanying a story in print or online. Here's a selection of notable images from January 2022, including some that haven't previously appeared on our pages.

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Free Press photographers take hundreds of photos each month, with only a select few accompanying a story in print or online. Here’s a selection of notable images from January 2022, including some that haven’t previously appeared on our pages.

Ariane Bruyere and Khalil Ouertani snap a picture with their pup Chewy as they enjoy the light display at The Forks on Jan. 3. The young couple was celebrating their first wedding anniversary and Khalil’s recent arrival from Tunisia in Winnipeg. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Podcaster Kim Wheeler at home in her studio with her cat, Gazy on Jan. 6. Her cat often likes to be in the studio with her while she is recording her podcasts and video casts. (Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press)
Snowboarder Kyle Walker hits a rail during a session with his friends at The Forks on Jan. 8. (Daniel Crump / Winnipeg Free Press.)
Sam Rivait cuts Brendyn Funk's hair at Good Fortune Barbershop in Winnipeg on Jan. 7. (Mikaela MacKenzie / WInnipeg Free Press)
Gary Jackson and Mike Ducharme make their way up the ice climbing tower in St. Boniface on Jan. 8. (Daniel Crump / Winnipeg Free Press)
Adrian Gulowaty, pharmacist/owner at Shoppers Drug Mart Osborne Village, draws up vaccine in the vaccine clinic at his pharmacy on Jan. 10. Gulowaty’s vaccine clinic has given out over 10,000 doses. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Sandy Doyle, owner of Blondie’s Burgers, revels in 31 years worth of memories at her restaurant on Jan. 11. The eatery closed Jan. 15. (Jessica Lee / Winnipeg Free Press)
A family enjoys the ice on the Red River near Redwood Park on Jan. 11. (Jessica Lee / Winnipeg Free Press)
Kevin Settee, who got COVID just before the New Year and went through monoclonal antibody treatment, poses for a portrait Jan. 13. (Mikaela MacKenzie / Winnipeg Free Press)
Jennifer Thiessen, the new artistic director for Virtuosi Concerts, has her portrait taken at St Andrew’s River Heights United Church, Jan. 13. (Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press)
MMA fighter Katie Saull gets in a workout at her home on Jan. 16. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
A woman touches a photo just before putting tobacco in a fire at a memorial/celebration of life for musician Vince Fontaine at the Oodena Circle at The Forks on Jan. 16. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Tiffany Munro puts on a mask for her son Maverick, 5, as he heads to school Monday morning on Jan. 17. (Mike Deal / Winnipeg Free Press)
Premier Heather Stefanson leads new members of cabinet into the swearing-in ceremony at the Manitoba Legislative Building on Jan. 18. (Mikaela MacKenzie / Winnipeg Free Press)
Jeremy Stevens’ work called a snow day so he and his dog Taiga went to The Forks for some snowboarding fun on Jan. 18. (Jessica Lee / Winnipeg Free Press)
Two hundred and fifty fans were allowed in to cheer on the Winnipeg Jets against the Florida Panthers on Jan. 25. The number of fans was restricted due to provincial COVID-19 health restrictions. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
Ukrainian Catholic churches in Manitoba held hourly virtual services on Jan. 26 to pray for the situation in Ukraine. Metropolitan Lawrence Huculak of Ukrainian Catholic Church in Canada led a service that was broadcast to Ukraine. (Mike Deal / Winnipeg Free Press)
Pat, and her husband Bill (last name not provided), snowshoe along the Assiniboine River in the late afternoon on Jan. 25. (Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press)
Brenda Myran is hugged by Michelle Myran, 36, foster sister to her son, Joseph Matthew Myran, 36, during his memorial at Eternal Grace Funerals on Jan. 26. Matthew was killed Jan. 17 at an apartment on the 800 block of Main Street. The Winnipeg Police are still investigating. (Mike Deal / Winnipeg Free Press)
Tyler Rogers (left) and Abi Torquato share a laugh while sipping freshly made coffee in their new shop, Dealer’s Choice Coffee, on Jan. 26. (Mike Sudoma / Winnipeg Free Press)
Tiger keeper Fran Donnelly feeds Volga pieces of chicken Jan. 28 at Assiniboine Park Zoo. (Jessica Lee / Winnipeg Free Press)
The University of Winnipeg Wesmen women’s basketball team celebrates in the dying moments of their game against the Saskatchewan Huskies at the Duckworth Centre on Jan. 28. (Daniel Crump / Winnipeg Free Press)
City firefighters work on extiguising a blaze at an apartment block under construction on Kimberley Avenue on Jan. 31. (John Woods / Winnipeg Free Press)
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