Headlines July 7:
-RCMP investigating the death of a 23yr old man in Waywayseecappo. Wednesday Police responded to a disturbance on Church Road, where they found the man dead at the scene.
-Free Fry Day in Brandon Thursday raises more than $15K for charity. Staff estimate 29,000 pounds of potato products handed out.
-9 cultural groups to be part of a Summer Multicultural Celebration at the Riverbank Discovery Centre July 29. Event seen as a stepping stone toward bringing back the Westman Multicultural Festival, which hasn’t been held since 2020.
-MB gov says searching landfill for remains of Indigenous women too risky. The province looks to the federal government for support.
-CancerCare Manitoba to offer $8.4M specialized MRI machine by early 2024: province. Funds for the machine come largely from private donations to CancerCare Manitoba.
-Man dies in hospital after being Tasered by Winnipeg police, watchdog investigating.
-Province spending $10 million to improve safety in Winnipeg’s downtown. The plan includes 24 new downtown-based officers, enhanced lighting, 75 CCTV cameras, & centralized crime prevention hub.
HAPPY CHOCOLATE DAY!
The Tyler Gen Show and Murray Chevrolet Buick GMC Cadillac Certified Service Xpress want to give you FREE OIL CHANGE AND Summer Car Care package with the “Car care to Summer SELF CARE” Contest. Show me how you Take care of YOU over the Summer and someone will win. Sitting on the patio with a bev, fishing, camping? Car care to self care with Murrays! Draw Wed July 19th! Look for the post on Facebook and simply share your pic in the thread to be in the DRAW TO WIN!
Uh-oh. We’re hearing of some problems with THREADS, especially when it comes to deleting the app if you don’t like it. Apparently you’ll lose your Instagram account too, and there’s no way to bypass this! And it looks like lawsuits could start flying shortly.
These Summer treats are TOO GROSS. Coleslaw Popsicles and Ranch Dressing ice cream. WOW. Twitter kept buzzing after a user expressed his love for coleslaw popsicles, a frozen trat inspired by cabbage, ranch, mayonnaise and vinaigrette, transformed into a popsicle. Likewise with the self explanatory Ranch Dressing made into Ice Cream!
THIS is the video most can’t watch UP CLOSE for 2 minutes without looking away! This nausea-inducing coaster spent twenty years in South Africa, but they moved the whole thing to Iowa so we can puke our guts out.
You thought Pineapple on Pizza stirred people up. Wait for the soda. Pepsi and Little Caesars are giving pineapple lovers more ways to enjoy the controversial pizza topping by bringing Pepsi Pineapple exclusively to Little Caesars for a limited time on July 17.
Where did all the funny movies go. After Bridesmaids in 2011, comedy all but became extinct. And here’s the proof. Complete with trailers, here’s the funniest movie the year you were born.
McDonald’s Weddings. Soon to be offered to all, here’s the latest news on the $200 USD $300 CAD McWedding, however it won’t come as a deluxe package, and will reportedly be food only. Details below, followed but the DELUX Version that inspired al this from Hong Kong, where the weddings are actually quite popular!