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Bryan Baeumler Returning to Headline Winnipeg Renovation Show

Bryan Baeumler Returning to Headline Winnipeg Renovation Show

Bryan Baeumler
Bryan Baeumler (HANDOUT)

HGTV Canada star Bryan Baeumler is returning to headline the 2020 Winnipeg Renovation Show.

Baeumler is best known for his work on several hit HGTV shows, including his most recent, “Island of Bryan.”

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Red Cross Opens Evacuation Centre for Manitobans Impacted by Snow Storm

Red Cross Opens Evacuation Centre for Manitobans Impacted by Snow Storm

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An early winter storm with heavy wet snow caused fallen trees, many on cars, and power lines in Winnipeg early Friday morning, October 11, 2019. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG — An emergency shelter has been opened in wake of the severe snow storm that hammered parts of Manitoba this week.

The Canadian Red Cross is operating out of the RBC Convention Centre downtown to support residents from 11 First Nations without power.

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Mike Holmes Jr. Headlining Winnipeg Renovation Show

Mike Holmes Jr. Headlining Winnipeg Renovation Show

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Mike Holmes Jr. is this year’s headliner at the Winnipeg Renovation Show in January. (HANDOUT)

Contractor and HGTV Canada star Mike Holmes Jr. is this year’s headliner at the upcoming Winnipeg Renovation Show.

The co-host of “Holmes + Holmes” will appear on the Lifestyle Stage at the RBC Convention Centre January 11-12, 2019.

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Winnipeg Remembers: ‘100 Years Ago Today, the Guns of August Fell Silent’

Winnipeg Remembers: ‘100 Years Ago Today, the Guns of August Fell Silent’

By Michelle Bailey (@MichelleBailey1)

William Neil Sr. - Remembrance Day
William Neil Jr., William Neil Sr. and Carson Neil, senior’s grandson, following Remembrance Day services at Winnipeg’s RBC Convention Centre on Sunday, November 11, 2018. (MICHELLE BAILEY / CHRISD.CA)
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An RCMP officer salutes at the Remembrance Day ceremony at the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg on Sunday. (MICHELLE BAILEY / CHRISD.CA)

WINNIPEG — As people filed out of the RBC Convention Centre following the city’s largest Remembrance Day service on Sunday, Winnipegger William Neil took a moment to reflect on his experience as a Sgt. Major.

“It was an honour to do what I did and to serve my country,” said the 97-year-old who never misses this event.

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HGTV House-Flippers to Appear at Winnipeg Home + Garden Show

HGTV House-Flippers to Appear at Winnipeg Home + Garden Show

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Kortney and Dave Wilson from HGTV’s ‘Masters of Flip’ will appear at this year’s Winnipeg Home + Garden Show. (HANDOUT)

If spring has you itching to tackle that new home renovation project, the Winnipeg Home + Garden Show should be a stop on your Mike Holmes-inspired journey.

More than 200 professional contractors and renovation experts will pack the RBC Convention Centre April 5-8 for the 44th annual show.

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