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Winnipeg police charge suspect in serial homeless murders this month— a ‘very transient’ man

WINNIPEG — Police have charged a suspect in the deaths of three men who lived on the streets in Winnipeg.

John Paul Ostamas is facing two charges of first-degree murder in the weekend deaths of Donald Collins, 65, and Stony Bushie, 48. 381 more words


Barenaked Ladies, The Tenors coming to Winnipeg this fall

A classic Canadian band and a Canadian classical band have each announced dates in Winnipeg this fall.

The Barenaked Ladies will stop at MTS Centre on their Silverball Tour with special guest former Great Big Sea front man Alan Doyle Nov. 46 more words


Update: John Paul Ostamas charged in three Winnipeg homeless homicides

Winnipeg police have charged a man in connection to the killing of three vulnerable men in downtown Winnipeg last weekend and earlier in April.

John Paul Ostamas, 40, faces two counts of first degree murder and one count of second degree murder in the deaths of Donald Collins, 65, Stony Bushie, 48, and Myles Monias, 37. 166 more words


Texture Tuesday: Crow in Flight

A crow in flight:

kk_bien multiply at 50%.

Linking to Kim Klassen’s Texture Tuesday here.


Mayor Brian Bowman, True North's Mark Chipman meet over True North Square

Mayor Brian Bowman says he and Mark Chipman have finally met in person to discuss True North Square.

Bowman told CBC Manitoba radio then later confirmed on Twitter Tuesday morning he and the owner of True North Sports and Entertainment had a meeting last week that he called productive and positive. 303 more words


Love Local MB encourages people to eat and buy locally-made products

Local food and beverage lovers are in for some unexpected Manitoba treats at the second annual Love Local MB beer, wine and food event.

More than 30 vendors will be sampling and selling their wares Thursday from 5 p.m. 255 more words


Update: D'Arcy's ARC robbed of rescue animal crates

Update, 8:04 a.m.: Police became involved and the crates were found Monday evening.

Several crates used to transport rescue animals were stolen from the loading dock behind D’Arcy’s A.R.C. 95 more words