Headingley Articles

Two Winnipeg Women Injured in Headingley Crash

Two Winnipeg Women Injured in Headingley Crash

Two drivers were taken to hospital Monday morning following a two-vehicle crash in the RM of Headingley. RCMP say the crash happened at around 6 a.m. on Provincial Road 334 when a vehicle being driven by a 62-year-old Winnipeg woman collided head-on with another...

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Three Arrested After Vehicle Flees Traffic Stop

By David Klassen Three people are in police custody after fleeing a traffic stop just west of Headingley on Thursday evening. Manitoba RCMP pulled the vehicle over on the Trans-Canada Highway at around 6:30 p.m. before a high-speed chase ensued. The westbound sedan...

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Manitoba Adds Nearly $1M to Criminal Forfeiture Fund

By Sarah Klein The Manitoba government has recovered nearly $1 million through the Criminal Property Forfeiture Fund. Two traffic stops west of Winnipeg netted $960,000 for RCMP, making it the largest successful forfeitures in the province's history. "We continue to...

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Death in RM of Macdonald Ruled a Homicide

The death of a 59-year-old man just outside city limits is being treated as a homicide. Headingley RCMP began investigating on Friday what they called a suspicious death at the time. The death in the RM of Macdonald is under investigation and the scene is still being...

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Highways Around Winnipeg Ice-Covered, Slippery

Light snowfall combined with wind has made for treacherous driving on highways around Winnipeg. Manitoba Infrastructure and Transportation is reporting partly ice-covered conditions and drifting snow on Highway 1 west of Winnipeg to Brandon. Heading east, the...

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Headingley Crematorium Fire Pegged at $1M

A fire at a Headingley crematorium caused roughly $1 million in damage on Friday night. Fire crews were called to the Wojick Crematorium on Wilkes Avenue just after 8 p.m. RCMP say corpses found at the scene were the predeceased remains of bodies awaiting cremation....

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Mock Crash Shows Real Life Impacts of Distracted Driving

Manitoba RCMP and its partner agencies staged a mock collision on Wednesday to show students the deadly consequences of texting and driving. The collision occurred at the Chapel Lawn Funeral Memorial Gardens in Headingley to give about 250 high school students a sense...

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Thieves Make Off with Copper Wire from Hydro Substation

RCMP are trying to track down whoever stole copper wire from a hydro substation earlier this week. The theft in the RM of Macdonald occurred on September 4 and resulted in $20,000 worth of copper being stolen. But the real cost comes at the expense of the fence that...

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RCMP Seize Marijuana, Cash at Headingley Weigh Scales

Two men are facing charges after RCMP in Headingley came across nearly 400 pounds of marijuana hidden in the cab of a semi-trailer truck. Police were conducting a vehicle inspection at the Headingley weigh scales on August 10 when officers noticed the odour of...

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Portion of Highway 1 West in Headingley to Close

Highway 1 west of Winnipeg in Headlingley will be closed at the CP railway crossing on Sunday, August 18. The temporary closure will be in effect from 4 a.m. to 9 p.m. to minimize traffic disruptions and accommodate railway crossing repairs. Westbound traffic will be...

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Man Killed in Crash with Semi in Headingley

A 21-year-old Winnipeg man was killed Monday evening after a head-on crash with a semi truck in Headingley just west of the city. The crash happened around 9:30 p.m. on Highway 1 near John Blumberg Golf Course. RCMP say the man was driving a pickup truck when it...

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Irish Man Dies in Rural Manitoba Car Crash

An Irish man has died after a car crash in rural Manitoba Thursday. Headingley RCMP said they were called to the collision at about 11:30 a.m. on June 6 on Provincial Road 424, near the community of Springstein. There, emergency workers found a pick up truck on its...

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