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Dead babies found, Winnipeg police say — Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION Winnipeg police issued a startling media advisory this morning, stating a spokesperson will release details of the discovery of "deceased infants located. Free Press will be live streaming the Winnipeg Police Service press conference starting at 11 a.m. You can watch it here.
Oct 21, 2014

Here's our story so far on dead babies being found in Winnipeg. Updates coming.

Soldier dies of injuries after being hit by car driven by man police killed — SAINT-JEAN-SUR-RICHELIEU, Que. - One of two soldiers hit by a car on Monday in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Que., died of his injuries early Tuesday, according to Quebec provincial police. The soldier's name was not released at the request of the family. The second soldier's injuries were described as less serious, but police were not able to provide an update on the individual's condition.
Oct 21, 2014

Canadian Forces member dies of injuries after being hit by car driven by radicalized man that police killed Monday:…

Poll could be bad for Bowman — Given the sorry state of the Winnipeg Jets and Blue Bombers this fall, people in this city may not know how hard it is to hold on to a lead. Take Judy Wasylycia-Leis, for instance. For nearly 10 months, the former NDP MP and MLA was running away with Winnipeg's mayoral race.
Oct 21, 2014

How a positive poll for Bowman is actually bad for strategy - and other #wpg14 analysis.

Ex-Duck Perreault knows value of resilience — Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION MATHIEU Perreault lived it every day last season -- the good times, the bad and all those moments in between. If there was one thing that characterized the Anaheim Ducks, a club that just so happened to go 54-20-2, it was its ability to shake off a bad shift, a bad period, a bad game.

Pavelec not the problem — Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION They are less than two weeks into the season and already exploring their own demons. Given the 1-4 record five games into the NHL campaign, some will be surprised that so far, goal-scoring, not goaltending, may be the Winnipeg Jets' biggest worry.

Jets boss Maurice mad enough to start cussing — Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION They are winless in four and showcasing as much ferocity as a basket of new-born kittens, but if we've learned anything about the Winnipeg Jets in their three years here, it's this: Nobody in the NHL does the soul-searching, looking-in-the-mirror thing better than this bunch.

Fewer Arctic warships, leased tankers a sign of more modest shipbuilding plan — The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION OTTAWA - The Harper government is trimming its expected order of Arctic patrol ships and evaluating a set of unsolicited proposals to convert civilian cargo ships for use by the Canadian navy, The Canadian Press has learned.
Oct 21, 2014

RT @SandySmithCBC: Bad news for #Halifax shipyard. Good reporting by @murray_brewster of the Cdn Press. Fewer arctic patrol vessels.

Sid Neigum opens Fashion Week then wins Mercedes Benz-Start Up and $30K prize — The Canadian Press - ONLINE EDITION TORONTO - Pulling double duty paid off for Sid Neigum as he earned raves for his collection and nabbed a lucrative emerging designer prize at Toronto's World MasterCard Fashion Week on Monday.

Canadians remember 'gracious' Oscar de la Renta as a force in fashion industry

Father-killer seeks freedom — Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION A bipolar New Brunswick man found not criminally responsible for killing his father inside a Manitoba motel has been deemed ready to return unsupervised into society -- and has chosen Winnipeg as his new home.
Oct 21, 2014

EXCLUSIVE: Mentally-ill New Brunswick man who killed Dad in Manitoba motel may soon be on Winnipeg streets. My STORY:

Paul Maurice is frustrated after Jets' four-game losing streak — Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION A four-game losing skid has certainly frayed the nerves and tested the patience of Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice. The Jets coach was clearly still frustrated with his team in the wake of Sunday's 4-1 loss to the Calgary Flames.
Oct 20, 2014

Paul Maurice is frustrated after Jets' four-game losing streak - via @winnipegnews via @sharethis