Headlines Aug 22:
-No more evacuee flights from NWT to MB scheduled for now. Province staying ‘in a state of readiness’. 19K have left Yellowknife; 50 structures confirmed at West Kelowna so far; 5 in Kelowna.
-RV fire under investigation. A local auto-body repair shop is closed after a parked RV caught fire next to the building. First responders were called to Assiniboine Collision and Glass after receiving reports of a fire, discovering that a Beaver Marquis RV had been totally consumed by flames.
-The new outdoor sports field complex in Brandon on 1st Street and Veterans Way is cis on time and under budget. A report to city council on Monday said the $16.6-million project is on time, and is $400,000 under budget.
-Folklorama attendance numbers; 301,460 people visited the 40 pavilions. The organization said they saw an average increase of five per cent in paid attendance.
– 2 lawyers barred from practicing in MB after surveilling Wpg judge. Both men represented churches that attempted in 2021 to overturn MB public health orders during the height of the pandemic.
-MB First Nation considers further excavations after church dig for unmarked graves. No evidence of human remains found under church, but site has other anomalies: chief.
-Wednesday, August 23 at 8 pm, one side of the main BRHC parking lot will be blocked off to paint lines. It will reopen the following morning on August 24. The following evening at 8pm the other side of the lot will be blocked off to finish, and will reopen on the morning of August 25.
HAPPY TOOTH FAIRY DAY!
Zach Whitecloud brought the Stanley Cup Home Yesterday! Fans lined up for pictures and Autographs to welcome the Home Town Hero back to Sioux Valley after his BIG WIN with Vegas! Remember this?
(Jennifer Brown & Fam with Zach Whitecloud: FB)
Bacon ‘Bread’ is incredible. Low carb and it’s BACON! The perfect way to upgrade your sandwiches. Lettuce or spinach wrap are no longer the only choice for a low-carb sandwich!
The last NEW CAR under $20K. This is it. There’s now only one car model that costs less than $20,000 new—and it’s about to go away. The average cost of a new car is now $48,000, 25% more than before the pandemic.
Casette tapes and slide machines. Pay phones and rotary phones. Funny Tweets On Being Over 40, posted in this viral thread started By Steve Harvey!
Do the Simpson’s have a time machine? Have they done it again? Predicted the Hawaii fires? Conspiracy theorists ripped for saying ‘Simpsons’ predicted Maui wildfires back in 2016!
CELEBRITY BABY ALERT! Rihanna Gives Birth, Welcomes Baby No. 2 With A$AP Rocky.
Who knew Milkshakes could KILL! Good news is the ice cream machine works. Bad news; they haven’t cleaned it in a while. 3 dead after drinking milkshakes made in Listeria-contaminated machine.
CUTE ALERT! Baby gives mom hilarious side-eye after she calls him out for being dramatic.
CANADIAN FAIR FOOD Goes Wild! The craziest food creations showcased at this year’s Canadian National Exhibition.
Ice Cream orders gone WRONG. What do you do with the order then? Whip it. Whip it real good. TikTok’s Ice Cream Throw Challenge.
SPICY PICKLE BURGER. A&W Releases New Spicy Dill Pickle Mama Burger In Canada
Tim Horton’s Puppy Merch CONTEST! Everyone’s favorite coffee and bake shop has prizes for your FUR BABY this week as “Dog Day 2023” approaches!