School Bus Articles

Pickup Collides with School Bus in Steinbach

Children aboard a school bus in Steinbach weren't injured Monday morning when a pickup truck collided with it. RCMP responded to the corner of Highway 52 and Rockwood Street at around 8:30 a.m. where they say the bus was hit when attempting a U-turn across two...

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School Bus, Semi Truck Collide Near Virden

Three children aboard a school bus near Virden Friday weren't injured after their ride to school was hit by a semi-trailer truck. The accident happened just before 8:30 a.m. at the intersection of Highway 41 and the Trans-Canada Highway. RCMP say the southbound...

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Chilly Weather Halts City School Bus Service

School bus service in Winnipeg wasn't running Friday morning due to the bitterly cold temperatures. All city school divisions issued notices informing parents and students that buses wouldn't be running as the wind chill made it feel like -45°C outside. Schools,...

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Bus Drivers Vote in Favour of New Contract Offer

The wheels will keep rolling on school buses in the Winnipeg School Division in September. Drivers with UFCW Local 832 ratified a new collective contract agreement with First Canada on Sunday, voting 66 percent in favour of the offer. The three-year deal sees...

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School Bus Drivers Reject Latest Contract Offer

Bus drivers in the Winnipeg School Division may be enjoying an extra long summer holiday when September rolls around. UFCW Local 832 members working for First Canada rejected the employer’s offer by 68 percent on Monday. A spokesperson for the union said a number of...

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School Bus Rear-Ended in Foggy Collision

There's been another accident on Manitoba roads involving a school bus -- this time, in the RM of Taché. Police say a 1999 Pontiac Grand Am was travelling north on Gendron Road near the intersection of PR 405 at about 9 a.m. Thursday. The male driver attempted to pass...

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School Bus Involved in Crash Near Neepawa

A school bus was involved in a crash at approximately 8:25 a.m. Wednesday when a Chevrolet Alero collided into the side of it. The accident happened about 3 miles north of Neepawa on Highway 5 at the intersection of a gravel road in the RM of Rosedale. RCMP say heavy...

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School Bus Plows into Garage

A school bus was involved in a crash late Wednesday afternoon at the corner of Wellington Avenue and Lipton Street when it plowed into a homeowner's garage. Earlier reports suggested that there were students on the bus, but that was not the case. Image credit: Ace...

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