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Renovations at Bell MTS Place Completed for Hockey Season

Renovations at Bell MTS Place Completed for Hockey Season

Bell MTS Place
The renovated concourse inside Bell MTS Place. (TNSE / HANDOUT)
Bell MTS Place
(TNSE / HANDOUT)

As the Winnipeg Jets host the visiting rival Minnesota Wild Monday night in their first pre-season game of the year, Bell MTS Place is ready to shine after an extensive renovation.

True North Sports + Entertainment raced through eight months of construction after three years of planning to spruce up the home of the Jets.

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Winnipeggers Crown City’s Le Burger Week Winners

Winnipeggers Crown City’s Le Burger Week Winners

By Sarah Klein

Brazen Hall Burger
Brazen Hall’s winning burger for Le Burger Week. (HANDOUT)

It’s never hard to convince a hungry Winnipegger to chow down on a burger, especially when that juicy creation comes from one of several local establishments competing in Le Burger Week.

The annual competition earlier this month has crowned its winners after a series of online voting.

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WiFi Coming to Winnipeg Buses: Mayor Bowman

WiFi Coming to Winnipeg Buses: Mayor Bowman

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WINNIPEG — Mayor Brian Bowman wants to see the city implement free WiFi on all transit buses by next year.

“We need to continue looking at ways to apply innovative solutions not only within transit, but also across all areas of the civic service,” said Mayor Brian Bowman.

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Eric Coy Arena Temporarily Closing This Week

Eric Coy Arena Temporarily Closing This Week

City of Winnipeg LogoWINNIPEG — Eric Coy Arena is temporarily closing this week for scheduled maintenance.

The city says the arena at 535 Oakdale Drive will be closed from Monday, September 18 to Sunday, September 24 for facility repairs. The arena is expected to reopen on Monday, September 25.

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Dugald Woman Wins $1M Lottery Prize

Dugald Woman Wins $1M Lottery Prize

Pamela Smith
Pamela Smith of Dugald, Manitoba won $1 million on the September 6 Lotto 6/49 draw. (WCLC / HANDOUT)

A woman from Dugald, Manitoba has more jingle to her jangle after claiming a $1 million Lotto 6/49 prize.

Pamela Smith purchased a ticket for the September 6 draw, but didn’t realize how much she had actually won upon checking its numbers.

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