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Dauphin Man Killed in Crash in Riding Mountain National Park

Dauphin Man Killed in Crash in Riding Mountain National Park

RCMP Logo VehicleA 24-year-old Dauphin man was killed Friday when his vehicle struck a concrete retaining wall and fell down a ravine in Riding Mountain National Park.

The single-vehicle crash happened at around 4:30 p.m. approximately eight kilometres south of the park’s north gate.

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Winnipeg Pair in Custody on First-Degree Murder Charges

Winnipeg Pair in Custody on First-Degree Murder Charges

Majak Mabior Kon - Randi Tara Lynn Duke
Majak Mabior Kon, 25, and Randi Tara Lynn Duke, 27, are charged with first-degree murder. (WPS / HANDOUT)

Winnipeg police have arrested two people wanted for the slaying of a 29-year-old man on October 20.

Majak Mabior Kon, 25, and Randi Tara Lynn Duke, 27, were wanted in the death of John Tuil Jok.

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B.C. Community Shuts Operations to Mourn Three Men Who Died in Ice Arena

B.C. Community Shuts Operations to Mourn Three Men Who Died in Ice Arena

By Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press

Fernie Memorial Arena
Fernie Memorial Arena, home of the Jr.B hockey team the Fernie Ghostriders, is shown in Fernie, B.C. on Wednesday, Oct.18, 2017. Three people who died after a suspected ammonia leak were doing maintenance work on ice-making equipment at an arena in southeastern British Columbia, says the city’s mayor. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Lauren Krugel)

FERNIE, B.C. – The City of Fernie, B.C., closed its operations for a day of mourning on Friday as colleagues and loved ones remembered three dedicated workers and devoted family men who died on the job following an ammonia leak at the local arena.

The provincial coroners’ service said the men who died Tuesday were Fernie residents Wayne Hornquist, 59, and Lloyd Smith, 52, and 46-year-old Jason Podloski of Turner Valley, Alta.

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