Volume 70, Number 5

Published October 8, 2015

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  • But is it local?

    You might have noticed by now that we don’t publish a lot about national or international news or events. It’s not a hard and fast rule, but often when we’re looking at which stories to include in this week’s issue, we strive to include those with some kind of local tie. 

  • Equality in education

    Students with disabilities still face accessibility issues

  • Whose house? Dancing Gabe’s house

    Most Winnipeggers know Dancing Gabe. Few people encompass the term “local legend” better. 

  • Bike bizniz

    Bike Winnipeg to spark discussions at its fundraiser

  • Arts and culture briefs

    Kill Matilda in Winnipeg // Local film premiers // Metis history // Hamlet live // Cannon Bros.’ new album // Rayannah’s new video

  • Cozy cafe concert with Mike Evin

    Piano pop songwriter stops at The Neighbourhood on his cross-Canada tour

  • The art of pottery

    U of M showcases the beauty of clay through MUD, Hands, fire

  • North Atlantic Explorers

    All The Ships At Sea

  • Cannon Bros.

    Dream City

  • The Forbidden Room

    Plays Oct. 9 to 11 and 14 to 18 at Cinematheque

  • Dreaming of Big Brother

    Auditioning for fame, fortune and followers

  • The Raw Revolution

    Embracing the natural in skin care products

  • Well, That’s Garbage

    Made up makeup

  • News briefs

    National Coming Out Day // Poll workers needed // Forums, forums everywhere // Mental Health Awareness Week // Two U of W staff publish new books // RecPlex gets Ax-ed

  • Girl on fire

    Mrs. Universe rocks the vote in Winnipeg

  • Taxi turmoil

    Winnipeg cabbies try to pump the brakes on Uber

  • Sweet deal

    City could allow beehives on downtown rooftops

  • What’s in a name?

    Fun Class challenges the status quo

  • The PROFile

    The PROFile - Andrew Bendor-Samuel

  • Muddle your memory

    Acclaimed oral historian praises imperfect imagination

  • Streeter

    Oct 8, 2015 … Streeter. ‘Tis the season to fall sick. We asked around to see what people are doing to take care of themselves. What special tips or tricks do you have for taking care of yourself when you’re sick?

  • Reading the future

    Literary adventures are worth your time

  • Hello, we’re here to sell you

    More to paywalls than meets the eye

  • Fashion Streeter

    Corrina “I love bright colors and I like making a statement. My clothes are an expression of who I am.”

  • The Creeps

    A feel-good comic about two unnamed characters and their delightful journeys through universally hilarious themes like hatred, misery, uncontrollable rage, disease and rash, delusion, agoraphobia, paranoia, jealousy, greed, bitterness, binge eating, slothfulness, and death, lots and lots of death; also, deformity, flatulence, boogers, nosebleeds, bowel movements, and the eating of unappetizing things.

  • Ocosomoso No. 3

    Ocosomoso was beamed down to Earth to investigate the planet and its current conditions. This comic strip chronicles that investigation as Ocosomoso explores his surroundings and relays off-base observations back to the mothership.