Winnipeg fire-paramedic chief John Lane traveled to 36 conferences outside Manitoba since taking on the job in early 2014. On more than one occasion his airfare and accommodations were paid for by a firefightersâ union so that he can tout the cityâs fire-EMS model. A number his predecessor found surprising.
Winnipeg’s new code of conduct for city council may resemble the old code in broad strokes but it contains key enhancements, especially around enforcement of rules, says the city’s integrity commissioner.
The Winnipeg-based call centre 24-7 Intouch will open a fourth location in the city in the 140,000-square-foot building on St. James Street, which will be subdivided and include Winners and HomeSense stores.
A teenage shooting victim and her father were led from the Court of Queen’s Bench in handcuffs on Thursday after a suspect accused of shooting the girl with an RCMP officer’s stolen gun was acquitted on all charges.