Volume 72, Number 7

Published October 26, 2017

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  • Surviving gentrification

    The past 15 years have been transformative for Winnipeg’s Exchange District.

  • It’s 30 time!

    On Nov. 30, we’ll celebrate your favourite people, places and things, but first, we need your votes to determine the winners! 

  • Whose House? Tesia’s House!

    Tesia Rhind is quickly becoming one of Winnipeg’s most-talked-about tattoo apprentices. 

  • Arts Briefs

    Red Rising: Two Spirit // Anarchist bookfair // Bodagoes closing // A Wholesome Life // Alex Cuba returns to Winnipeg

  • CRITIPEG: Ruches fantômes / Ghost Hives

    Ruches fantômes / Ghost Hives, the newest exhibition by artist Valérie Chartrand, uses multiple media to explore disappearing bees with apocalyptic regard.

  • Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds from Another Planet

    As a whole, Soft Sounds from Another Planet is badass, fun, but also heartbreaking.

  • Vivid theatre piece needs no visuals

    Winnipeg audiences will soon have the chance to attend a unique theatre piece - but they won’t be able to see it.

  • Woodshop Workshop

    The upcoming Woodshop Workshop at aceartinc. bridges artistry with some basic woodworking and construction skills.

  • Samhain ushers in a new year for witches

    Halloween is the product of a centuries-long game of telephone that started with Samhain, the pagan Sabbat of death and rebirth, though the meaning of the celebration has changed with time.

  • Outdigenous

    In 2015, a shy Anishinaabek woman embarked on an exciting new journey to explore new destinations. 

  • News Briefs

    Nurses at St. Boniface Hospital // Canadian history lecture // Public feedback on skate park // 60s Scoop rally // Legalizing pot

  • A hub for francophone resources

    The St. Boniface Library, unique in the Winnipeg Public Library system for its extensive collection of French materials, serves an important role in St. Boniface and the broader Winnipeg francophone community.

  • St. Vital school gets new field

    Dakota Collegiate’s historically undersized field has been renovated and renamed the Murray Field, allowing the school to have its first home games in 54 years.

  • UWSA looking to change sexual assault policy

    The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA) recently signed on to the Our Turn National Student Action Plan (Our Turn), a coalition of student groups and unions across the country, pledging to improve the university’s current sexual assault policy.

  • UWSA hopes that board won’t raise tuition

    The University of Winnipeg Students’ Association (UWSA) hopes to learn specifically which financial struggles students are experiencing from the Campus Poverty Report survey that closed on Oct. 11.

  • PROFILE: Mary Jane McCallum

    Mary McCallum is a First Nations professor who started working at the University of Winnipeg in 2008 in the history department.

  • Sexy breast cancer campaigns trivialize real issues

    Pink ribbons are back on the news, on the feet of NFL players and even on plastic wrap dispensers. And just like they are every October of late, breasts are on display.