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Editorial: Answers about police shooting could take a long time to be made public

Editorial: Answers about police shooting could take a long time to be made public

The last probe by the Independent Investigation Unit of Manitoba into a death involving Thompson RCMP took about 20 months to be completed and the findings released to the public.
Backyard Astronomy: A sky full of planets

Backyard Astronomy: A sky full of planets

An estimated 300 billion stars make up the Milky Way and each may have one or more exoplanets orbiting it.
Flin Flon MLA Report: PCs refuse to spend on surgeries

Flin Flon MLA Report: PCs refuse to spend on surgeries

As of August, Manitoba government had only spent five per cent of $50 million announced in March to clear surgical backlog.
MLA Report - Oct. 20, 2021: PC leadership election scandal undermines public trust

MLA Report - Oct. 20, 2021: PC leadership election scandal undermines public trust

Progressive Conservative party memberships allegedly purchased on new members' behalf would count as illegal contributions under Manitoba's Elections Financing Act.
Car Corner: Chew on this

Car Corner: Chew on this

A 31-hour drive from Oshawa, Ont. to Thompson confirmed that gummies are the ultimate road trip snack.
Editorial: Collaboration is great but results are the bottom line

Editorial: Collaboration is great but results are the bottom line

The ultimate measure of the community safety and well-being plan’s effectiveness will be whether Thompson is a safer and more liveable city over the next five years.
Opinion: It's time to act on online harassment

Opinion: It's time to act on online harassment

'As a business, the news publishing industry remains under threat from unregulated and unchecked social media and online communication service providers.'
Letter: Thanks in order for the Thompson RCMP detachment

Letter: Thanks in order for the Thompson RCMP detachment

Officers and pilot used hard work and inventiveness to complete remote rescue, say grateful canoeists
Opinion: Truth be told, sealing the Facebook rabbit hole wasn't all bad

Opinion: Truth be told, sealing the Facebook rabbit hole wasn't all bad

'Facebook went down for a few hours Monday and our collective IQ went up.'
Opinion: Get a second source, different perspective when seeking information

Opinion: Get a second source, different perspective when seeking information

Putting a few search terms into Google might be more work, 'but it's worth it.'