Falcon Lake Articles

Two Semis Collide, Another Jackknifes Near Falcon Lake

Two Semis Collide, Another Jackknifes Near Falcon Lake

RCMP remain on scene of a crash involving two semi-trailer trucks east of Winnipeg near Falcon Lake, Manitoba. The collision on Highway 1 happened at around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday near Barren Lake at the turnoff to Falcon Lake. Police say the semis collided head-on and...

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Falcon Lake Business Owner Charged with Fraud, Mischief

The owner of a Falcon Lake construction business is facing fraud charges after making false reports for items he said were allegedly stolen. Colin Durward, 37, of Oakbank has been charged with three counts of fraud over $5,000 and three counts of public mischief. RCMP...

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Two Men Charged in Falcon Lake Arson Six Years Later

It took six years, but RCMP have finally laid charges in an arson case that destroyed a cottage in Falcon Lake. On May 2, 2007, the local fire department responded to a cottage fire on Block 3 of the North Shore. The fire was extensive and caused $270,000 in damage....

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Rollover Kills One on Highway 1 East of Winnipeg

A 22-year-old Calgary man was killed Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle rollover near Prawda, Manitoba. The crash happened on Highway 1 roughly 37 kilometres west of Falcon Lake at around 4 p.m. RCMP say the 1999 Subaru carrying three males was travelling westbound...

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Man Killed in Falcon Beach After Tree Falls on Tent

Wednesday morning's intense thunderstorm was fatal for a camper in Falcon Beach Campground. A large tree fell on a tent during a period of heavy rain and wind, killing a 45-year-old Quebec man. RCMP say two people were in the tent at the time, including a 44-year-old...

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Motorhome Catches Fire East of Winnipeg

A motorhome burst into flames Saturday morning on Highway 1 east near Spruce Siding, Manitoba. The recreational vehicle was towing a Toyota Corolla when the fire started at about 10:30 a.m. Two people escaped unharmed. The cause of the fire appears to be mechanical in...

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Falcon Beach Man Facing Drug Charges

A 55-year-old Falcon Beach man is facing charges after RCMP located a substantial amount of marijuana at his residence. Police executed a search warrant on February 8 after an ongoing investigation. The man, who was home at the time, was arrested and later released on...

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