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Man arrested after harassing Jehovah’s Witness, allowing dog to chew on religious literature

Man arrested after harassing Jehovah’s Witness, allowing dog to chew on religious literature

A man was arrested after allegedly harassing a Jehovah’s Witness on a Florida beach and allowing his dog, named Butterbean, to gnaw on some of the religious literature the victim was peddling.
$13M lottery ticket purchased in Winnipeg

$13M lottery ticket purchased in Winnipeg

One lucky Winnipegger could be a millionaire without even knowing it. Western Canada Lottery said March 1 a winning Lotto 64/9 ticket drawn on Feb. 27 was purchased here in the city.
Brothers in alleged Jussie Smollett attack say they ‘regret’ being involved

Brothers in alleged Jussie Smollett attack say they ‘regret’ being involved

Two brothers who police say were paid by Empire actor Jussie Smollett to stage a fake attack have released a statement through their lawyer, saying they “regret” being involved.
Two arrested after police seize cocaine in Lindsay

Two arrested after police seize cocaine in Lindsay

Two Lindsay residents face drug charges following a police investigation into the sale of controlled substances in the town. On Thursday, the City of Kawartha Lakes Police Service investigated drug sales in the area of Colborne Street West.
Halifax police looking for pick-up involved in multi-vehicle downtown crash

Halifax police looking for pick-up involved in multi-vehicle downtown crash

Police in Halifax are looking to identify a driver allegedly involved in a hit-and-run last month. Officers responded to a multi-vehicle collision at the corner of Brunswick and Carmichael streets on Feb. 12 at 8:20 p.m.
Murder conviction quashed, new trial directed for N.S. man who spent 17 years in jail for murder

Murder conviction quashed, new trial directed for N.S. man who spent 17 years in jail for murder

The federal justice minister has quashed a murder conviction and directed a new trial for a Halifax-area man who was jailed for almost 17 years for the murder of his ex-girlfriend.
Guy Boucher out as head coach of Ottawa Senators, Marc Crawford named interim head coach

Guy Boucher out as head coach of Ottawa Senators, Marc Crawford named interim head coach

The Ottawa Senators announced Friday that they have relieved head coach Guy Boucher of his duties after three seasons with the team. Assistant coach Marc Crawford has been named interim head coach.
Otto Warmbier’s parents dispute Trump, say ‘Kim and his evil regime are responsible’ for son’s death

Otto Warmbier’s parents dispute Trump, say ‘Kim and his evil regime are responsible’ for son’s death

The family of an American college student who died after being imprisoned in North Korea spoke out a day after President Donald Trump said he takes Kim Jong Un’s word that he didn’t know about the mistreatment of their son.
City politicians look at extending pilot project to help the homeless

City politicians look at extending pilot project to help the homeless

City politicians will look at extending a pilot project that allowed for a more compassionate response to homeless people in the city.
Tax hike expected as Winnipeg budget drops Friday – but how much will it be?

Tax hike expected as Winnipeg budget drops Friday – but how much will it be?

Rumours of a higher-than-expected property tax hike have been swirling since Mayor Brian Bowman hinted to 680CJOB Tuesday that it would be so, and by the end of the day, media had pegged it at more than 9 per cent.