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Too Many Victim Impact Statements: Sentencing Delayed for Winnipeg Teen’s Killer

Too Many Victim Impact Statements: Sentencing Delayed for Winnipeg Teen’s Killer

By The Canadian Press

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WINNIPEG – A sentencing hearing for a Winnipeg man who pleaded guilty to murdering a teenager and stuffing his body in a garbage bin has been delayed.

The hearing for Nicholas Bell-Wright got underway Monday morning, but had to be adjourned to Jan. 22 because of a large number of victim impact statements.

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Human Remains Founds in Two Manitoba Fires

Human Remains Founds in Two Manitoba Fires

RCMP Logo VehicleTwo separate fires in Manitoba over the weekend yielded the discovery of human remains.

Unidentified remains were found Saturday at a burned-out residence on Pine Avenue in Badget, Manitoba. Firefighters arrived to find the home fully engulfed in flames as crews were unable to save the structure.

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‘Probably Didn’t Even Know Herself:’ Frozen Woman Found Dead Was Pregnant

‘Probably Didn’t Even Know Herself:’ Frozen Woman Found Dead Was Pregnant

By Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press

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WINNIPEG – A Winnipeg woman who walked away from a hospital and was later found dead outdoors in frigid temperatures was two months pregnant, her mother says.

Eleanor Sinclair says she found out during a meeting with officials from the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority on Thursday — one week after the body of her daughter, Windy Sinclair, was found outside an apartment building.

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Family Wants Answers After Woman’s Frozen Body Found Shortly After Hospital Stay

Family Wants Answers After Woman’s Frozen Body Found Shortly After Hospital Stay

By Steve Lambert, The Canadian Press

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WINNIPEG – The death of a woman who apparently slipped away from a Winnipeg hospital while she was intoxicated by drugs could — and should — have been prevented, her family says.

The frozen body of Windy Sinclair, a 29-year-old mother of four, was found outside a Winnipeg apartment building Dec. 28. It was two days after she had been taken to hospital while she was hallucinating on crystal meth, her mother says.

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One Dead, Several Hurt After Vehicle with Manitoba Plates Crashes in B.C.

One Dead, Several Hurt After Vehicle with Manitoba Plates Crashes in B.C.

By The Canadian Press

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REVELSTOKE, B.C. – One person is dead and four others are in hospital after a three-vehicle crash on the Trans-Canada Highway in British Columbia.

RCMP say the collision happened around noon Wednesday when a westbound vehicle with Manitoba licence plates crossed the centre line about 40 kilometres west of Revelstoke.

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Elderly Man Dies in Manitoba House Fire

Elderly Man Dies in Manitoba House Fire

RCMP Logo VehicleAn 85-year-old man was pronounced deceased Tuesday when he was pulled from a burning home in the RM of Roblin.

Firefighters responded to the residence at around 10 a.m. and located the unresponsive victim inside. He was carried out, but attempts to revive him were unsuccessful.

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