Headlines Oct 24: SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT: A weakening low pressure system gave snow to eastern SK and will come to Manitoba Tuesday. A series of stronger systems will begin to impact southeastern Saskatchewan and southern Manitoba by Wednesday afternoon giving a swath of 5 to 10 cm of wet snow to most regions. Another shot of 5 to 10 cm of snow will fall on Thursday night into Friday. Some regions could see total accumulations of 10 to 20 cm from these two systems by the weekend. The snow will usher in much colder temperatures by the weekend with regions struggling to reach the freezing mark and overnight lows approaching -10 degrees Celsius.
-Tempers flared again at the Brandon School Division meeting after a presenter was ordered to stop speaking with the board chair accusing her comments of being on the verge of hate speech. A request to teach 2SLGBTQIA+ history in local schools was met with another presentation from a concerned member of the community, in which the vice-chair interrupted to argue the presentation was out of line.
-No Monster Mash event for Brandon this year. BPS announced yesterday the 2023 Monster Mash will not be going ahead due to logistical issues.
-New Premier says gas tax holiday, Portage Place renovation announcement coming soon, along with 2 public inquiries.
-Indigenous man granted bail pending minister’s review of 1974 murder conviction. Clarence Woodhouse, sent to prison nearly 50 years ago for murder, was granted bail while his conviction is reviewed.
-Tomorrow, Manitoba Ag Ex begins a celebration of its 50th year as the home to the largest all breeds cattle show.
-Jets head coach Bowness takes leave of absence to care for wife in hospital. There is no timetable for his return; Associate coach Scott Arniel will serve in the interim. Jets host St. Louis tonight.
(Regina the morning of October 24, 2023: Cindy Olinyk FB)
Taylor Swift Halloween decor? It’s not enough that Taylor is on the radio, and football games and now #1 at the theatre two weeks running, but she is taking over Halloween. Not only does everyone want to be Taylor for Halloween, but people are even decorating their yards to honor the singer!
Here’s their breakup song and they haven’t even broke up! A talented DJ used Ai to mix a breakup song that sounds just like Taylor!
Celebrity Halloween Costumes — Who’d You Rather?! TMZ has some of your favorite starts and what they’re going to be for Halloween. People are voting online and you should too!
11 Coffee Orders That Make Baristas Roll Their Eyes. Baristas can save the day, but they are also asked to do allot when it comes to preparing specialty coffee. I’m a basic guy so they like me, but if you’re “High maintenance” you may get an eye roll trying to order this stuff.
Secrets To The Perfect Hot Dog Bite You’ll Wish You Knew Sooner. Whether you like your hot dogs charred on the grill or braised in a pan, plump or split open, we’ve got some easy tips to take your hot dog to new heights.
This is scary and disturbing. An off duty pilot attempted to shut down the engines of an Alas Airlines flight while mid-air! Sunday evenings Alaska Airlines flight 2059, a Horizon Air flight from Seattle to San Francisco, diverted to Portland. This is nuts.
BREAKFAST before the BIG GAME! Travis Kelce’s Diet Includes This Unexpected Meal Before Every NFL Game.
BURN YOUR MOUTH of some hot food? Something in your pantry right now will save the day! Low cost and we know you have this hack already stocked!
REMEMBER. THE RULES. OF the thermostat. haha