Scheifele adds goal, assists as Winnipeg Jets hand Boston Bruins third straight loss

Mark Scheifele scored once and added a pair of assists as the Winnipeg Jets handed the Boston Bruins their third straight loss with a 4-3 victory on Thursday.Nikolaj Ehlers scored the game-winner with seven minutes remaining in the third period after defenceman Jacob Trouba made it 4-2 early in the period.Charlie Coyle cut Winnipeg’s lead to 4-3 with 2:56 left, but the Bruins couldn’t tie it up with an extra attacker.Blake Wheeler had a goal and assist for the Jets (41-25-4) and Patrik Laine contributed two assists.Story continues belowCharlie McAvoy…

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Top three things to do around Winnipeg the weekend of March 9

With her weekly pick of fun things to do on the weekend, here is the rundown from Global News Morning’s Kahla Shea.Spring is right around the corner with these great warmer weather events!1. Perfect puzzle piecesStory continues belowThe Manitoba Moose are no strangers to supporting great causes in our community, and the latest campaign has the team partnering up with the folks at the St. Amant Foundation.The annual Autism Awareness campaign officially kicks-off this Saturday, when the Moose face-off against the Rockford IceHogs at Bell MTS Place.RELATED: Ontario couple considers…

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Manitoba Moose partner with St. Amant

March 6 2019 11:02am The Manitoba Moose are partnering with St. Amant for the month of March to raise awareness for autism. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function() { //console.log(‘ !!! gnca_shareVideoCallback REGISTRATION !!! ‘);…

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Details on US President Barack Obama’s visit to Winnipeg

March 5 2019 7:53am Global’s Malika Karim and 680 CJOB’s Richard Cloutier break down former US President Barack Obama’s visit to Bell MTS Place on Monday, February 4. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function() {…

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Obama after the fact: fan reaction post-conversation

March 4 2019 10:54pm Barack Obama spoke for about an hour to a sell-out crowd in Winnipeg Monday night. Here is what people had to say following the event. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function()…

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A conversation with Barack Obama, inside Bell MTS Place

March 4 2019 10:32pm About 13,500 people turned out Monday night to hear Barack Obama speak… this is what it looked and sounded like from the Press Box. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval = window.setInterval( function() {…

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Barack Obama speaks to full house in Winnipeg, leaves fans inspired

Wearing a navy blue suit and a crisp white shirt Barack Obama entered Bell MTS Place Monday like a rock star.The crowd of about 13,500 people roared for the 44th President of the United States on his Winnipeg stop on his ‘A Conversation with President Barack Obama’ tour.READ MORE: RCMP working with Secret Service to provide security for ObamaStory continues belowModerator Michael Burns, former CEO of the Invictus Games, started the conversation by asking Obama about his family, specifically his wife Michelle.“She is a star and rightfully so,” Obama said.“Michelle,…

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Barack Obama motorcade arrives at Bell MTS Place

March 4 2019 7:58pm With lights flashing, several black cars – one of them carrying the former U.S. president – swept in at Bell MTS Place Monday evening, escorted by Winnipeg police. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId + “\”}/”, async: false }).responseText); gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] = resp; } jQuery(‘#videoContainer’).gnca_socialVideoShare(‘init’, gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] ); } }; // don’t do on IE, doesn’t work yet if ( !gNews.Common.isIE && !gNews.Common.isTrident && gNews.Common.isFlash ) { var gnca_videoShareCallbackInterval…

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RCMP working with Secret Service to provide security for Obama

When one of the most famous people on the planet comes to town, it’s no surprise that security will be tight.Former U.S. President Barack Obama is on a speaking tour and has a Winnipeg show at Bell MTS Place at 6 o’clock Monday night.RCMP Sgt. Chris Wilkie is in charge of the security detail and says his team has been working with the U.S. Secret Service to ensure the event goes off without a hitch.Story continues below“They’re accustomed to doing these away trips. They’re very experienced in what they do.…

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‘The town is talking about this event’: Barack Obama comes to Winnipeg

If you’re heading to Bell MTS Place on Monday to visit with the former president, be prepared to hurry up and wait.“The event starts at 6 o’clock, the doors open at 5, so we have to get the building fully loaded in an hour,” said Kevin Donnelly with True North Sports and Entertainment.“So we are encouraging people, leave your briefcase, leave your lunch bag if you’re coming from work, leave those other things in the car or at the office if you can, so be prepared for thorough security checks.Story…

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