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Winnipeg’s First Baby Boy of 2019 Born to City Doctors

Winnipeg’s First Baby Boy of 2019 Born to City Doctors

Baby Feet

WINNIPEG — The first baby of 2019 was born early Tuesday to two Winnipeg doctors.

Saul Avi Udow was born at 12:25 a.m. weighing in at seven pounds, 14 ounces.

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Jackman-Atkinson: Here’s to a Successful 2018

Jackman-Atkinson: Here’s to a Successful 2018

By Kate Jackman-Atkinson, Neepawa Banner & Press

New Year Cheers

NEEPAWA, Man. — As 2017 comes to a close, many of us are now looking towards 2018. Regardless of whether the last 12 months have been good, bad or somewhere in the middle, most of us have the goal of making the new year better than the last.

While New Years’ resolutions seem to have fallen by the wayside, the end of one year and the start of the next is a good time to take stock and make a plan for the coming months. For most people, finding success is a common goal, but what exactly is “success”?

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Winnipeg’s First Baby of 2017 Arrives

Winnipeg’s First Baby of 2017 Arrives

Baby Wakeman
Baby Wakeman was born January 1, 2017 at 12:57 a.m. (WINNIPEG REGIONAL HEALTH AUTHORITY)

It’s a girl to ring in 2017!

The first baby to be born January 1 in Winnipeg arrived at 12:57 a.m. Sunday.

Baby girl Wakeman — whose first name is still being determined — weighed in at 5 pounds, 3 ounces and 19 inches long.

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Top 8 Things To Do in Winnipeg on New Year’s Eve

Top 8 Things To Do in Winnipeg on New Year’s Eve

By Michelle Bailey (@MichelleBailey1)

Champagne New Year's Eve

WINNIPEG — Don’t feel like staying home in your jammies to watch the Times Square ball drop? Perhaps one of these events appeals to you.

The Happiness Hotel – 2nd Floor

If you like being kept in suspense, this may be for you. A 1920’s inspired night out is being hosted by Winnipeg’s Love Life Productions and Culture Card. The mystery location won’t be revealed until the day before! Doors open at 9 p.m. Guests will receive a glass of champagne as they enter. Tickets are $40 to experience five rooms offering something different in each. Tarot card readings in one, virtual painting in another as well as music and dancing. Visit eventbrite.ca and search for Happiness Hotel for more info about this unique soiree.

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks Require a Permit: City

New Year’s Eve Fireworks Require a Permit: City

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Fireworks explode behind the Peace Tower on Parliament Hill during Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa on July 1, 2015. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang)

If your New Year’s Eve plans including setting off fireworks, the city would like you to know that you require a permit.

Permits are free and can be obtained online through the Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (PDF) or at the Fire Prevention Office at 185 King Street.

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