Top NHL prospect Peyton Krebs suffers Achilles injury

The Winnipeg ICE will be without their leading scorer for training camp and likely longer.An ICE spokesperson confirmed to Global News that 18-year-old centre Peyton Krebs sustained an Achilles injury during an on-ice training session.Krebs underwent successful surgery on Friday...

Local ice artists carving species at risk throughout Riding Mountain Nat’l Park

Four unique ice sculptures are showcasing different species that call Riding Mountain National Park home.Riding Mountain currently has 28 species at risk living within its boundaries. Ice sculptures being carved at Riding Mountain National Park.Courtesy: James CulletonThe five local artists...

What to do about snow and ice buildup around furnace vents

As the temperatures are dropping, your furnace is working even harder.Something you may have noticed is snow and ice building up around the vents of your high-efficiency furnace.Balcaen & Sons owner Tom Balcaen says it’s something you should keep an eye...

Manitobans bravely face bone-chilling temperatures

Winnipeg is truly living up to its nickname of “Winterpeg.” A deep freeze has settled in there. So how are people coping with the bone-chilling cold. Global National’s Dawna Friesen finds out from Global Winnipeg weather specialist Mike Koncan, who’s...

Cold temperatures can still mean unsafe ice: Winnipeg firefighters, paramedics

Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service (WFPS) crews were called to La Salle River in St. Norbert, responding to reports that a snowmobile driver had partially broken through the ice around noon on Saturday.READ MORE: One person dead, another in hospital after...

Humboldt Broncos’ Layne Matechuk returns to the ice for the first time since the accident

Humboldt Broncos player Layne Matechuk made a return to the ice rink on Tuesday, January 8, for the first time since being injured in a fatal crash in which the team’s bus collided with a transport truck on April 6,...

Skaters on St. Andrews community rink told to pay to use the ice

January 7 2019 6:47pm The RM of St. Andrews has been called into question after community members were told they needed to pay a fee to use the outdoor skating rink. ' }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+"";...

Dustin Byfuglien surprises Petersfield bar patrons on New Year’s Eve

The Petersfield Motor Inn in Petersfield, Man. welcomed a surprise guest for their New Year’s Eve festivities.Petersfield is an hour north of Winnipeg. It’s also a preferred ice fishing destination for Winnipeg Jets’ defenceman Dustin Byfuglien.READ MORE: Winnipeg Jets players...

RCMP investigations net child porn convictions in northern Manitoba

Two Manitobans have been convicted of child porn-related offences thanks to the efforts of the RCMP’s Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) unit.Manitoba RCMP acted on a tip in January of last year from the National Child Exploitation Coordination Centre (NCECC) that...