Headingley Articles

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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Annual Police Unclaimed Goods Auction This Weekend

The annual Winnipeg Police Service unclaimed goods auction will take place this weekend. The auction, which sees unclaimed stolen or lost goods sold off for charity, will happen at Associated Auto Auction, 7130 Roblin Boulevard, in Headingley on Sunday, June 9....

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Unclaimed Goods Going Up for Auction on Sunday

Unclaimed items will be up for sale on Sunday at the annual Winnipeg Police Service Unclaimed Goods Auction. The auction, which begins at noon, will be held at Associated Auto Auction, 7130 Roblin Boulevard in Headingley just west of the city. The public can start to...

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Man Dead After Crash Near Elie

A Rural Municipality of Cartier man is dead following a single-vehicle crash near Elie, Man. Headingley RCMP said the crash happened at about 4:30 a.m. on July 11. A 52-year-old man was driving his 2000 Chevrolet Malibu on Hwy. 248 when the vehicle left the roadway...

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