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Girl, 14, Drowns After Stepping into Water Tank

Girl, 14, Drowns After Stepping into Water Tank

RCMP Logo VehicleA 14-year-old girl drowned on Sunday when she stepped into a water holding tank in the RM of Whitehead.

Manitoba RCMP say the teen was walking in a farmyard when she stepped on the lid of the water holding tank. It knocked off and the teen fell in. The tank was filled with water approximately 20 feet down at the time.

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Thompson Teen Threatens School on Social Media: RCMP

Thompson Teen Threatens School on Social Media: RCMP

RCMP Logo VehicleA 15-year-old Thompson boy was arrested Saturday for allegedly making serious threats towards RD Parker Collegiate over social media.

Manitoba RCMP were made aware of the threats at around 5:40 p.m. and identified the suspect later in the evening. He was arrested for uttering threats and released on a promise to appear.

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Improper Barricades Close Highway 1 as RCMP Seek Jokesters

Improper Barricades Close Highway 1 as RCMP Seek Jokesters

RCMP Logo VehicleThe eastbound lanes of the Trans-Canada Highway at Highway 13 were briefly closed Saturday morning when someone erected improper barricades on the roadway.

Manitoba RCMP say someone moved numerous barricades and pylons from a construction zone in the westbound lane and placed them in the eastbound lane at around 4:25 a.m.

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Man Charged After Rear-Ending Truck While Texting

Man Charged After Rear-Ending Truck While Texting

Texting Driving Crash
A Toyota sedan rear-ended a pickup truck in the RM of Stanley on Monday, injuring two people, as well as the driver. (RCMP HANDOUT)

RCMP say a driver was texting when he rear-ended a pickup truck in the RM of Stanley on Monday.

The truck had stopped on the side of Road 33 West while two people attempted to capture a donkey that had escaped its pen.

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