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local news briefs

U of M opens new biology labs The University of Manitoba celebrated the completion of renovations to two major facilities in the faculty of science…


Local news briefs

Alternative Reading Week announces local partners Four Winnipeg agencies are partnering with the University of Manitoba Student Life offices and Students’ Union for this year’s…


Fact sheet: crime and punishment in Canada

Police reported crime In 2010, police reported overall crime in Canada reached its lowest level since 1970s, according to Statistics Canada; since 1999, police-reported violent…


Crime beat

Thefts dominated crime on campus for the month of October, with 14 thefts reported this month. “The items stolen range from a cellphone and items…


An unrecognizable Canada

In the past few months, every time I open the newspaper I close it an hour later with a disturbing feeling in the pit of…


Local news briefs

Liquor outlets could be in grocery stores by next spring The Manitoba Liquor Control Commission has issued a request for proposals to grocers interested in…



Local Briefs

Petition circulated to beef up math skills Close to 200 people, most of them professors, have signed a petition to toughen up admission standards to…


Common sense justice system

The recent crime wave sweeping through our city has put people on edge. From the murder of Harvey Sanderson, a man with brittle-bone disease, who…


Crime Beat

In the month of February, Security Services reported one incident where items were taken from a vehicle. Several lockers were also broken into in the…