Canada, Manitoba to develop Red Dress Alert for missing Indigenous women and girls

Canada and Manitoba are partnering to launch an alert system that would inform the public when an Indigenous woman or girl goes missing, government representatives said Friday in Winnipeg, ahead of a national day to mark the crisis. The long-awaited Red Dress Alert system is a bid to prevent deaths and increase safe reunions with … Read more

‘Graveyard of sad stories’: Safety report on site of Carberry crash arrives Monday

The Manitoba government is set to release the findings of a road safety strategy report on a deadly crash that led to the death of 17 seniors near Carberry last year. The intersection of Highway 5 and the Trans-Canada, where the deadliest crash in Manitoba’s history occurred last June, had been the subject of criticism … Read more