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Steinbach Man Charged with Fraud, Drug Possession

Steinbach Man Charged with Fraud, Drug Possession

Winnipeg Police CrestWinnipeg police have laid several charges against a Steinbach man after stopping him for appearing suspicious on a bicycle with a female.

Officers in the area of St. Anne’s Road and Bishop Grandin Boulevard came across the pair at around 4:30 a.m. Friday. The man originally gave a false name, but was later identified as having an outstanding warrant.

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Man Pinned Underneath Pickup Truck Dies in Steinbach

Man Pinned Underneath Pickup Truck Dies in Steinbach

Steinbach Fatal MVC
A 49-year-old man died Monday in Steinbach when the pickup truck he was working on fell off its supports, pinning him underneath. (STEINBACHONLINE.COM)

A 49-year-old man died in Steinbach Monday after he was pinned under a pickup truck in his driveway.

RCMP responded to Ash Grove Lane at around 6:45 p.m., where the resident had been working on his truck when it fell off the supports. He was pinned underneath and pronounced deceased at the scene.

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SCU Returning $7.5 Million to Members

SCU Returning $7.5 Million to Members

Steinbach Credit Union
The interior of SCU’s main branch in Steinbach. (HANDOUT)

Steinbach Credit Union is diving into its coffers to give back $7.5 million in bonuses to its members.

Members with deposit or lending accounts will receive the rebate shortly in their account.

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12-Year-Old Steinbach Girl Ejected from Vehicle in Crash

12-Year-Old Steinbach Girl Ejected from Vehicle in Crash

RCMP Logo VehicleA two-vehicle crash in the RM of Hanover, Manitoba Wednesday afternoon sent a 12-year-old Steinbach girl to hospital in critical condition.

The girl was a passenger in an SUV carrying three others when it was hit by an eastbound SUV at the intersection of Provincial Road 206 and Municipal Road 39 N, about five kilometres southeast of New Bothwell.

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Steinbach Credit Union Achieves $5 Billion in Assets

Steinbach Credit Union Achieves $5 Billion in Assets

Steinbach Credit Union
The interior of SCU’s main branch in Steinbach. (HANDOUT)

Steinbach Credit Union has reached a milestone by achieving $5 billion in assets.

SCU is the first and largest credit union in Manitoba to reach the mark, capping off its 75th year in 2016. It took SCU 60 years to reach $1 billion and 15 more years to where it is today.

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Tow Truck Driver Nearly Mowed Down by Distracted Motorist

Tow Truck Driver Nearly Mowed Down by Distracted Motorist

Tow Truck Crash
A vehicle slammed into the back of a tow truck on Highway 216 on Wednesday, nearly striking the driver working at the roadside. (CAA MANITOBA / HANDOUT)

A Steinbach tow truck driver wasn’t hurt when a motorist slammed into the back of his truck while he was pulled over on the side of the road attending a call.

Marty Rempel, a CAA Manitoba contractor with Steinbach Towing, was pulling a vehicle out of the ditch on Highway 216 Wednesday night when the accident happened a foot away. The vehicle was estimated to have been going 90 km/h and sprayed him with antifreeze and vehicle debris.

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Crash Leaves Two Manitoba Teens in Critical Condition

Crash Leaves Two Manitoba Teens in Critical Condition

RCMP Logo VehicleUPDATE: Wednesday, October 26 — The driver of the vehicle has succumbed to his injuries. The passenger remains in stable condition in hospital.

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Two Manitoba teens are in hospital with life-threatening injuries after their vehicle rolled just south of Steinbach on Saturday afternoon.

RCMP were called to Hanover Road West (Provincial Road 34) at around 1:45 p.m. Police say the westbound car went off the road and rolled into the south ditch, colliding with some trees.

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Game On: Athletes Competing at Manitoba Summer Games

Game On: Athletes Competing at Manitoba Summer Games

More than 700 of Manitoba’s young athletes gathered in Steinbach Sunday to kick off the 2016 Power Smart Manitoba Summer Games.

From August 7-13, 12 different sports will be represented at the Games, which is the province’s larger ongoing multi-sport event.

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