Headlines Sept 26:
MB election is still a week away, but Manitobans are already casting their votes at the advanced polls with almost 70,000 people already casting ballots. Sportsplex update: after maintenance shutdown, the pool is open again; construction of the ice arena set for 2024, with completion by late 2024.
-RCMP are asking for the public’s help looking for a teen girl not seen since Sept. 20. Tyeanna Daniels, 13, was last seen in her home on 9th Street Northwest in Portage, described as 5 feet 3 inches tall and 85 pounds with long, dark brown hair and brown eyes. It is possible she may be in Brandon.
-Winnipeg police arrest 6 and seize drugs and firearms.
-Poland’s education minister says he’s ‘taken steps’ to extradite Yaroslav Hunka. Hunka was introduced in Canadian Parliament as ‘Ukrainian hero,’ but served in Nazi SS unit
-American rockers Journey will stop in Wpg this spring as part of their 50th anniversary Freedom Tour with Toto, Canada Life Centre March 4.
-Brandon’s Seniors for Seniors Co-op is bringing back Smack the Jack, a game was first launched in Oct 2022, when it took six months to “find the the jack”, and a Brandon man won $192K.
-The ability to regrow your own teeth could be just around the corner. A team of scientists, led by a Japanese pharmaceutical startup, are getting set to start human trials on a new drug that has successfully grown new teeth in animal test subjects.
HAPPY PANCAKE DAY!!!!!! Butter or Syrup? What toppings do you enjoy on your pancakes?
Brandon finally has a Costco. YOU have a Costco, and YOU can have a Costco. A Costco board game that is. Monopoly now has it’s own Costco version for you to own parts of the store and of course, use food as player pieces.
Time to start thinking about what you’re going to dress up for, this Halloween! 40 Kids Who “Won” Halloween With Their Cool Costumes.
It’s the “TAYLOR EFFECT” Travis Kelce jersey sales spike after Taylor Swift attends Chiefs game. Everything she touches turns to gold!
Another car company quits making gas vehicles. ROLLS-ROYCE to discontinue production of all diesel and gas vehicles.
REMINDER: Always keep that seatbelt on. 8 people have been hospitalized after severe turbulence on JETBLUE to Florida.
Media accusations are one thing, but a police investigation is another. UK police investigate Brand sex allegations. London’s Metropolitan Police said it has launched an investigation into allegations of “non-recent” sexual offenses in the United Kingdom, after a joint investigation by British media outlets revealed the comedian Russell Brand was accused of rape and sexual assault.
Nice touch for Mom and Dad. Parents Fly Business Class For First Time After Daughter’s Surprise Upgrade.
Ketchup chips, meet Ketchup Cake. Canada’s Ketchup Cake Is A Juicy Red Velvet Lookalike. In the U.S. when you might assume a crimson cake with white icing is of the red velvet variety. In Canada, a cake with those colors may contain ketchup.
Not a good idea. A Photographer has gone viral for calling up clients to pay outstanding invoices.
Taylor Swift picks up the tab, then has everyone LEAVE. Taylor reportedly pays all restaurant-goers’ checks to clear out restaurant for her and NFL star Travis Kelce.