Remembering Harvey Smith

Remembering Harvey Smith

Former city councillor was a dedicated, accessible politician, known for his pursuit of social justice.

Grants go to Habitat project

Grants go to Habitat project

Eight of 15 city councillors use their Community Incentive Grants to support Habitat Project despite city report recommending against it.

PSB set for demolition despite historic value and impact on sustainability plan. /SHIRLEY KOWALCHUK

An inquiry for what?

City Council should ensure the need for new police and fire facilities is addressed.

Charlie Gardiner

Hockey’s greatest goalie not on the Top 100 list

Winnipeg goaltender Charlie Gardiner’s accomplishments should have earned him a spot on the list.

The House of Commons in Ottawa.

The more things change …

A Manitoba Liberal Government, under Premier Douglas Campbell, introduced first-past-the-post more than half a century ago, and lost an ensuing provincial election under the new system.

Happy 100th birthday, Saul

Happy 100th birthday, Saul

Earlier this month, long time NDP politician, Saul Cherniack, celebrated a milestone birthday with friends and family.

When Employment Insurance becomes Employment Tax

When Employment Insurance becomes Employment Tax

History of EI reveals how far Federal Government has strayed from original purpose of helping working Canadians.

City fails to provide public transportation to sports facility

City fails to provide public transportation to sports facility

Lack of transit service to MTS Iceplex is an embarrassment to the City of Winnipeg.

City fails to clearly mark parking signs

City fails to clearly mark parking signs

Winnipeg’s parking sign ambiguities create ‘parking ticket traps’ unlike other cities with clearly marked signage.

New North End cop shop could contain ballooning police budget

New North End cop shop could contain ballooning police budget

Four District Model, passed by city council in 2003, closed several local police stations, yet built just two of three promised neighbourhood stations.