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Coal and Canary Opening Retail Shop at The Forks

Coal and Canary Opening Retail Shop at The Forks

Coal and Canary
Coal and Canary’s Amanda Buhse (right) and co-owner Tom Jansen (FACEBOOK)

After a trial run of storefront retail in the Exchange District, Winnipeg candle company Coal and Canary is setting up shop at The Forks.

Co-owner Amanda Buhse says the CentreVenture PUSH Program gave the company a chance to test the bricks and mortar concept.

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Food Musings: KYU Grill at The Forks

Food Musings: KYU Grill at The Forks

By Kathryne Grisim (@foodmuser)

KYU Grill
KYU Grill (KATHRYNE GRISIM PHOTO)

WINNIPEG — If you enjoy variety and lots of food options, you will love the revamped food hall at The Forks. It features menu items from around the world, including the delicacies from KYU Grill.

The reputation of KYU Grill proceeded itself. I had seen their food truck at events like the Food Truck Wars at ManyFest in years’ past. In fact, they took home the People’s Choice Award last Sunday.

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Heart and Stroke Teaching Free CPR at The Forks

Heart and Stroke Teaching Free CPR at The Forks

Heart and Stroke Foundation CPR

CPR

WINNIPEG — Canada’s first large-scale CPR and AED training event is showing Winnipeggers how to save a life in a potential emergency situation on Sunday.

The Heart and Stroke Foundation is hosting Community of Heroes under the canopy at The Forks from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. today.

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The Forks Seeking Tenants for Future Railside Development

The Forks Seeking Tenants for Future Railside Development

Parcel 4
A central plaza with an emphasis on pedestrian-friendly pathways is shown in this artist’s rendering of the Railside development at The Forks. (HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — The Forks has issued a call for business owners, entrepreneurs, and companies to occupy the ground floor of its future Railside development, previously known as the piece of Parcel 4 land.

While the land itself still remains a parking lot, wheels are in motion behind the scenes.

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Third Phase of Cycle Track Opens at The Forks

Third Phase of Cycle Track Opens at The Forks

Larissa Peck - The Forks Cycle Track
Larissa Peck, with The Forks’ communications team, rides along the newly-painted cycle track. (HANDOUT)

WINNIPEG — The third phase of a colourful cycle track is now open at The Forks.

The rainbow-inspired track runs east-west alongside the sidewalk between the City building and the railcars near the plaza parking lot.

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