Outside Winnipeg

Канадские деньги

Bitter budgets put pressure on PST policies

Strange history of PST on the prairies likely to get weirder as governments battle deficits.

Trump's budget sounds death knell for public broadcasting

Trump’s budget sounds death knell for public broadcasting

PBS, NPR and National Endowments for Arts and Humanities will be eliminated while military spending will see huge increase.

On the border: riding the 49th to Emerson

On the border: riding the 49th to Emerson

Summer bike trip offers unique glimpse at world’s longest undefended border.

The Trans Canada Highway, like many other highways, remain closed across Manitoba. /DEBBIE HECKMANN

Wicked winter weather slams Manitoba

Winter storm closes highways across Manitoba with blowing snow and icy conditions.

Demand for smartphones could power homegrown mining boom

Demand for smartphones could power homegrown mining boom

Lithium deposits in the ground beneath southeastern Manitoba is in high demand.

The place called Emerson, and my family's connection to it

The place called Emerson, and my family’s connection to it

Grandpa Wright would have probably approved of his hometown being a place of hope and freedom for those seeking safety and shelter.

Simple ideas to dramatically improve health care

Simple ideas to dramatically improve health care

There’s nothing like an American health care debate to make Canadians feel lucky.

Artist’s impression of the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 from the surface of one of its planets

Earth-like planets discovered just 39 light years away

Scientists find evidence of what looks like the best place where life as we know it might exist outside our own piece of the universe.

And the Oscar goes to ...

And the Oscar goes to …

What a different landscape it is compared to what the world was like when the awards were first presented in Hollywood in 1929.

Welcome Place and The Winnipeg Foundation respond to recent influx of refugees

Welcome Place and The Winnipeg Foundation respond to recent influx of refugees

Emergency grants to be used for off-site accommodations to house asylum seekers crossing the border in record numbers.