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Jets’ Little Receives 25-30 Stitches After Puck to the Head

Jets’ Little Receives 25-30 Stitches After Puck to the Head

Bryan Little
Jets’ forward Bryan Little is assisted off the ice after taking a puck to the head during a game versus the New Jersey Devils at Bell MTS Place on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Greenslade)

Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little received 25-30 stitches Tuesday night after being struck in the head by a puck at Bell MTS Place.

“During the third period of last night’s game versus the New Jersey Devils, Winnipeg Jets forward Bryan Little was struck near the ear by a shot. Before the completion of the game, Little was transported to St. Boniface Hospital where he received 25-30 stitches to close a laceration,” the team said in a statement.

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Winnipeg Emergency Room Had to Turn Away Patients This Week: Memo

Winnipeg Emergency Room Had to Turn Away Patients This Week: Memo

By Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press

St. Boniface Hospital
St. Boniface Hospital (FILE)

WINNIPEG — One of the Winnipeg hospitals undergoing a revamp ordered by Manitoba’s Progressive Conservative government had to briefly redirect some patients from its emergency department this week.

No emergency cases were affected, hospital officials said Thursday, but the province’s opposition parties warned that the situation was an example of deteriorating health care under the Tories.

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Supporting Mega Millions Lottery ‘Absolutely Critical’ for St. Boniface Hospital

Supporting Mega Millions Lottery ‘Absolutely Critical’ for St. Boniface Hospital

Vince Barletta
Vince Barletta, president and CEO of St. Boniface Hospital Foundation, announces the St. Boniface Mega Million Choices Lottery in Winnipeg’s Bridgwater Trails neighbourhood on Wednesday, January 16, 2019. (CHRISD.CA)

WINNIPEG — Seven grand prizes should help entice your decision to support the St. Boniface Hospital Foundation this season in the Mega Million Choices Lottery.

The lottery was officially launched Wednesday at one of the grand prize homes in Bridgwater Trails.

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Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery Loyalty Bonus Deadline at Midnight

Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery Loyalty Bonus Deadline at Midnight

The following is a paid advertorial on behalf of the Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery.

Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery Bonus

It’s the last day to get your name in for the Tri-Hospital Dream Lottery loyalty bonus.

Until midnight tonight, you can enter to win vacations, a new car, or cash — winner chooses a $30,000 holiday package (from Great Canadian Travel), or your choice of a 2018 Ford Ecosport SE AWD (valued at $29,389), 2018 Honda HR-V EX 2WD (valued at $28,000), or 2018 VW Golf Comfortline (valued at $29,500).

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Tenders Going Out on St. Boniface Hospital ER Expansion

Tenders Going Out on St. Boniface Hospital ER Expansion

St. Boniface Hospital

WINNIPEG — Construction work will soon begin on the emergency department at St. Boniface Hospital as part of a $5 million expansion project.

A tender for a demolition contractor will be going out in the coming days for work to begin in April. Construction on the 2,214-square-foot emergency department expansion will begin early this summer.

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St. B’s Mega Million Choices Lottery Touts $2.5M in Prizes

St. B’s Mega Million Choices Lottery Touts $2.5M in Prizes

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34 Willow Brook Road in Bridgwater Lakes is one of the grand prizes valued at $950,000. (FACEBOOK)

Six grand prizes make up the new St. Boniface Hospital’s 2018 Mega Million Choices Lottery, with a retail prize value of more than $2.5 million.

The lottery launched on Tuesday and will see funds invested into St. Boniface Hospital to diagnose and treat patients with state-of-the-art equipment, while attracting research partners from around the globe.

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