Headlines June 12:
-Brandon police investigating a homicide from Sat morning downtown, with the suspect(s) responsible still being at large. A fight in the 700 block of Louise sent 1 man to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
-6:00 am this morning, BPS responded with BFES to a residential fire in the 100 block of 8th Street N, and although no reported injuries, police suspect the fire may have been started intentionally and continue to investigate.
-BPS also investigating assault & robbery by 4 men who jumped a man in his home in the 1100 block of 7th Street, after he answered his door.
-18 yr old man charged in Erickson attack appeared in court Fri, charged with the stabbing of Erickson resident Candace Richardson during a home invasion, and was remanded in custody. Carter Prince, of Erickson, has been charged with attempted murder, break & enter to commit an indictable offence & possession of a prohibited weapon.
-SPORTSPLEX ICE Closed until further notice. The City of Brandon announced Friday the Sportsplex ice plant will be shut down until early next year.
-WPS say two men in their 20s were attacked with bear spray & hatchet & sent to hospital after a convenience store robbery at McPhillips & Selkirk Avenue.
-Vegas Golden Knights are on the verge of a first Stanley Cup after beating Florida 3-2 in Game 4 Sat. Vegas leads the series 3-1 and can win cup on home ice Tues.
BACK after 4 long years. The Down Homer Lobsterfest finally returned to CFB Shilo Saturday with nearly 900 steaks and lobster served to a hungry bunch from across Southern Manitoba! GREAT JOB Volunteers! Here’s Ryan and Jenna, two of the Tyler Glen Show “Sun-Seekers” enjoying a great night of food and fun at CFB Shilo!
(Ryan and Jenna Markus FB)
And the Summer Fair wrapped for another year with an exciting midway and fair food. And although fair goers could certainly feel the effects of “food inflation” when buying treats, the fair was well attended and the food was excellent!
(Lisa Burch FB)
CONTEST ALERT! The “Great Dad Parade”. Just like, share, then post a pic of kids & Dads on my Facebook Page! Any Dad! Could be your Dad, could be your friend’s Dad, it could be your husband , or even your brother and his kids! Friday morning we’ll pick one lucky dad to win a deluxe five star oil change from our friends at Murray Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac certified service Xpress along with this awesome insulated Chevy mug and Hummer hat. Draw Friday morning on the Tyler Glen Show!
The color of a child’s swimsuit could help save their life. A research study evaluated 14 swimsuits of different colors and their visibility in a pool and a lake.
HOT Week and high UV Index means a trip to the spray park or pool. Here are the 5 best things to ask guests to bring to a pool party.
The competition for ice cream dollars just heated up! Burger King is getting in on the desert treat game and it’s easy on the wallet! Burger King offers a new desert option in Canada with the launch of new BK Blasts . BK Blasts debut in two varieties, the Oreo BK Blast and Smarties BK Blast . The Oreo BK Blast is described as the perfect combination of ice cream and Oreo topping, while the Smarties BK Blast features the fast-food chain’s soft-serve ice cream blended with Smarties candies. While prices may vary, Blasts costs $3.50!
I can’t believe it. You can’t order fast food drive-thru while walking? What about a bike or a skateboard? In general the answer, unfortunately, appears to be no.
Bedtime habits mean sleeping with your Teddy Bear? A survey says 40% of adults still sleep with childhood stuffed animal — and their partner.
Is It Ok To Let Kids Draw On Their Airplane Seat With Crayons? One woman did, and the internet reacted. Thank god the markers were washable. Apparently that didn’t matter.
BOOM on an airplane is never good. In this case it was benign, as it was just a malfunctioning emergency slide on Delta Air Lines Boeing 767. Made for some wild pics and video tho.
Did we learn nothing from the Virus nightmare? Yuck! 45% of adults skip soap when washing their hands, survey reveals.