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Perfumery to stay in Wolesley after community rallies

Turns out you can fight city hall after all.

The Wolseley community packed a room in city hall Thursday to rally around perfumery owner Michael O’Malley after a re-zoning order threatened to put his shop, La Parfumerie, out of business. 237 mots de plus

Winnipeg

Former Manitoba cabinet minister Nancy Allen to retire

Another Manitoba politician has decided not to run in next year’s election.

Nancy Allan says that at the age of 62 and after 16 years in the legislature, she feels it is time to retire. 77 mots de plus

Winnipeg

Manitoba set to limit use of electronic cigarettes

Manitoba is about to join a growing number of provinces that limit the use of electronic cigarettes.

Healthy Living Minister Deanne Crothers says she will introduce a bill in the legislature on Monday aimed at protecting people who don’t want to be exposed to the vapour. 315 mots de plus

Winnipeg

CFL extends broadcast agreement with TSN, RDS through 2021 season

TORONTO — TSN and RDS have extended their broadcast agreement with the CFL by three years through the 2021 season.

Commissioner Jeffrey Orridge made the announcement Thursday at the league’s Inside The CFL event. 271 mots de plus

Sports

Prepare to Salivate Over the Best Burgers on Corydon Ave

Our passion for finding the best burger is endless. Over the next while and in honour of one of the greatest days of the year, International Burger Day, we will be searching Corydon Ave in an effort satisfy your craving for ground beef patties sandwiched between two buns. 68 mots de plus

Corydon Times

Winnipeg ready to tackle forest tent caterpillars

The city will start their fight against forest tent caterpillars this weekend.

The program will treat “very selective” city boulevards, and also focus on parks and cemeteries, as the city said recent tests show caterpillar larvae are feeding on leaves, and causing small holes known as “shot hole damage.” 173 mots de plus

Winnipeg

Polar Bear

Call me a hypocrite, and I’ll agree with you. I generally avoid zoos on principle but, as an adult, have bent my own rules to visit  two: first was the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC, with the visit motivated by the chance to catch a glimpse of  giant pandas Mei Xiang and Tian Tian. 103 mots de plus

Photography