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Legendary Rock Band Chicago in Winnipeg on September 8

Legendary Rock Band Chicago in Winnipeg on September 8

Chicago Band

Legendary rockers Chicago are coming to Winnipeg this fall for an evening of classic hits.

The 11-member band will play Bell MTS Place on Saturday, September 8 as part of An Evening with Chicago.

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Manitoba Museum Receiving $1.4M from Province for Gallery Renewal

Manitoba Museum Receiving $1.4M from Province for Gallery Renewal

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The Manitoba Museum’s Nonsuch gallery will be the first to be renewed as part of a capital campaign. (TOURISM WINNIPEG)

WINNIPEG — The Manitoba Museum will renew 42 percent of its galleries with new funding announced Thursday towards its capital renewal project.

The Bringing Our Stories Forward campaign is receiving a $400,000 donation from The Asper Foundation, with another $1.4 million committed by the province. Manitoba will also support private donations up to a maximum of $3.6 million. Gail Asper, president and trustee of The Asper Foundation, is also contributing $100,000.

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Comedians Say ‘I Do’ at Winnipeg Comedy Festival

Comedians Say ‘I Do’ at Winnipeg Comedy Festival

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Comedians Tim Gray and Dana Smith tie the knot during a ceremony on stage at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival on Sunday, April 15, 2018. (WCF / FACEBOOK)

Two comedians, who debated on stage about getting married at the Winnipeg Comedy Festival, ended up tying the knot last weekend.

Comedians Tim Gray and Dana Smith, who were already dating, were performing in a skit as part of “The Debaters,” when Tim won the debate and married Dana after the show.

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