Environment

A frontier going but not yet gone: "Sleeping Island" by P. G. Downes

A frontier going but not yet gone: “Sleeping Island” by P. G. Downes

An insatiable interest in the lore of the North beckons a southern writer to the restless and constantly moving northern wilderness.

Humanity faces dire future if substantive peace not embraced

Humanity faces dire future if substantive peace not embraced

Global Peace Index inventor reminds Winnipeg audience that peace is “in everyone’s self interest”.

"Arctic explorer Jens Munk will always be in my heart"

“Arctic explorer Jens Munk will always be in my heart”

Nearly 400 years after those cold, fateful days in northern Manitoba, Danish filmmaker Ole Japp finally finishes film that’s been years in the making.

Global Peace Index meets Peg: another step closer to war prevention?

Global Peace Index meets Peg: another step closer to war prevention?

The time has come to get serious in our hometown about Peace Building and War Prevention.

"We are explorers... it's our nature."

Astronaut Colonel Chris Hadfield: a very down to earth kind of guy

Talks about his out of this world experiences aboard International Space Station.

Harvest Moon Fest generates warmth on weather-challenged weekend

Harvest Moon Fest generates warmth on weather-challenged weekend

Spirits of devoted “Mooners” weren’t dampened by the rain—they just danced even harder.

Mammoth makeover project a marvel to behold

Mammoth makeover project a marvel to behold

North Perimeter and Lagimodiere Blvd. Interchange project is an impressive construction site if there ever was one.

Hurricanes ravage Caribbean, challenge colonial powers

Hurricanes ravage Caribbean, challenge colonial powers

Extent and timeliness of relief efforts depend on each island’s former colonial master.

World is watching Winnipeg

World is watching Winnipeg

Annual Peace Days festival highlights role Winnipeg plays in building peace across the globe.