WINNIPEG – Jacob Trouba was glad to see some different names on the scoresheet Saturday.
Tyler Myers, Josh Morrissey and Mathieu Perreault each recorded their first goals of the season as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Arizona Coyotes 5-3. Adam Lowry put in his fourth of the season and Blake Wheeler added an empty-netter.
Once again this week, no winning ticket was sold for the $60 million jackpot in Friday night’s Lotto Max draw. But that doesn’t mean Manitobans didn’t strike it lucky.
Of the 53 Maxmillions prizes of $1 million each, two Winnipeggers both had winning tickets among the 23 that were won. Those prizes will be shared among 39 winning ticket holders across the country, including one more Winnipegger and another ticket purchased somewhere in Manitoba.
WINNIPEG – An Indigenous teen who struggled with addiction and died in 2016 did not get the help he needed from social workers, school officials and others, Manitoba’s advocate for children and youth said Friday.
The 17-year-old, who is not identified in Daphne Penrose’s 104-page report, was repeatedly let down in efforts to curb his drinking and drug use, and was left in unsafe homes by social workers who should have known better, she said.