It was record setting warm in Winnipeg yesterday! We hit 14 degrees, well above the previous record set in 1986 of 7.3 C.
Three people are in custody and five were taken to hospital after a brawl broke out at Kelvin High School yesterday afternoon. Witnesses say as many as 20 kids jumped in, some with weapons like a machete, baseball bat, baton and pellet gun.
The cross-examination of murder suspect Mark Stobbe wrapped up yesterday afternoon. The Crown accuses Stobbe of hitting his wife in the head 16 times with either a hatchet or an axe, moving her body from their home to his car, then parking the vehicle in Selkirk to make everything seem like a robbery gone bad. Closing arguments could now begin as early as Monday morning
While many of us are loving these warm temperatures and dream of patios, It could spell trouble in Southern Manitoba with drought. What farmers need is another snowfall or a good rain to soak into the ground over the next month before they start seeding.
The common-law partner of a woman killed Friday has been charged with her death. It’s alleged that during the argument, Lenny John Keam repeatedly stabbed Belinda McKay in her upper body and then fled.
The new iPad is available today and people are lined up outside Polo Park because they know if they can’t get one in stores, they’ll have to wait a while to buy one. Apple says online orders cannot be filled for another two or three weeks. The cheapest WiFi-only model goes for $519, while the most expensive version, which can access mobile networks and has 64 gigabytes of storage, sells for $849.
What happens to your Facebook when you die? There’s a system to report deaths that puts that person’s account in a memorialized state. But actual legislation is being put into effect in several states that would legally make the site contents part of a person’s digital estate.
KISS and Motley Crue will be teaming up for a North America tour this summer according to Crue frontman Vince Neil. The official tour announcement is expected next week.
Slash will reunite with his former Guns N’ Roses bandmate Steven Adler in the recording studio tonight. His upcoming solo album, “Apocalyptic Love” but the work tonight is for Adler’s new record.