Winnipeg’s Waverley Underpass officially opens

Monday marks the first day that traffic can officially begin using the city’s newly constructed Waverley Underpass. The project began in January 2017 and finished sooner than its projected completion date of December 2019. The construction of the underpass comes…

Winnipeg police investigating reported theft of RCMP officer’s gun, Taser

Winnipeg police say their major crimes unit is investigating the alleged theft of a gun and a Taser from an RCMP officer. Police say the incident happened during a break-in last Thursday or Friday in the city’s Island Lakes neighbourhood.…

Manitoba PCs promise more child care spaces, new subsidy

The Progressive Conservatives proposed a new child care subsidy for low-income families and promised to create more child care spaces by building more schools if re-elected in September. The funding program, which the Tories dubbed the Portable Child Care Benefit,…

City announces weekend road closures ahead of Waverley Underpass opening

In preparation for the opening of Winnipeg’s Waverley Underpass, the city says it will be temporarily closing the construction site beginning Friday evening at 5:30 p.m. The construction site at Waverley Street and Taylor Avenue will be closed to drivers…

Winnipeg’s Louise Bridge to undergo temporary closure for maintenance

Winnipeg drivers using the Louise Bridge will have to take an alternate route for a few weeks. Starting Monday, Aug. 19 and running until Sept. 2, the bridge will be temporarily closed to both north and southbound traffic between Sutherland…