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January 4, 2019 9:30 PM Insurer says ‘obviously inappropriate’ ASIMIL8 plate shouldn’t have been issued

WINNIPEG—Documents from a legal challenge by a Star Trek fan who had his personalized ASIMIL8 licence plate revoked show a Manitoba Public Insurance senior executive was shocked the plate was ever issued at a time when reconciliation with Indigenous people was coming to the forefront. The email from vice-president Keith Ward to registrar of motor vehicles 24

January 1, 2019 5:55 AM Jets end 2018 with victory over Oilers

Lemieux scored a pair, including the game winner, as the Winnipeg Jets ended 2018 on an upbeat note by defeating the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 on Monday. Lemieux, the 22-year-old son of former former NHLer Claude Lemieux, had previously scored just two goals in 31 career games. “It felt great, it’s good to be a difference-maker,” Lemieux said. “I thought our line played 27

December 28, 2018 4:11 AM Gaudreau notches hat trick as Flames snap three-game skid with victory over Jets

A few minutes later, Jets fans had a bit of a scare when Hellebuyck bent over to smother a puck with his glove at the side of the crease. The knee of Flames defenceman Noah Hanifin caught the goalie in the head, knocking off his mask. Hellebuyck appeared shaken, but after a trainer came out to look at him, he remained in the game. Lowry tied it 1-1 with 2:07 left in the period 31

December 27, 2018 12:28 AM Hundreds show up at Winnipeg dog shelter to keep canines company on Christmas

Gordon says some of the visitors said they plan to return to adopt a dog when the facility opens for regular hours on Thursday. “When we created the Facebook event we thought ... ‘Who’s going to want to come in on a holiday to play with our dogs?’ So we were blown away,” Gordon said. Many visitors brought donations for the animals based on a wish list, while 26

December 23, 2018 3:00 PM Scheifele scores late, Brossoit makes 40 saves as Jets blank Canucks

Brossoit, a Port Alberni, B.C., native who made his first start against the Canucks, showed his quickness in the first period, sticking out a pad to stop a Josh Leivo wrist shot, then blocked Elias Pettersson’s attempt on the rebound. Midway through the second period, with Vancouver pressing on a power play, Brossoit dragged his leg in front of Alexander 34

December 20, 2018 6:18 PM Bieksa to lead Canada in push for fourth straight Spengler Cup title

“We are excited with this year’s group of players, as we believe we have assembled a team that combines experience from previous Spengler Cup appearances and the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, and a group of new faces who will contribute to the success of our team,” general manager Sean Burke said in a statement. “The Spengler Cup is always an exciting tournament 27

December 14, 2018 2:00 PM Oilers fall to Jets after Morrissey scores in OT

WINNIPEG—Blake Wheeler had a plan to spark the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday and it involved a familiar play. The Jets captain looked for linemate Mark Scheifele. He found the centre at the front of the net and Scheifele fired in his 18th goal of the season to tie it 4-4 against the Edmonton Oilers at 9:58 of the third period. In overtime, the sequence went Wheeler 60

December 10, 2018 5:02 AM Calgary’s Kevin Koe loses Canada Cup curling crown to Team Jacobs

The Sault Ste. Marie, Ont., skip defeated 2015 champion Kevin Koe of Calgary 5-4 in the men’s final Sunday. The 2014 Olympic gold medallist grabbed a point in the final end to seal the victory. Koe trailed 4-2 after the seventh before scoring one in the eighth and stealing one in the ninth to tie the game at 4-4. Earlier Sunday, Winnipeg’s Jennifer Jones 26

December 10, 2018 12:16 AM Winnipeg’s Jennifer Jones wins fourth Canada Cup curling crown

Jones and her team earned $14,000 for winning the final, plus $6,000 for their four round-robin wins. They also earn a bye into the 2021 Road to the Roar Pre-Trials and qualify for a World Curling Federation World Cup event during the 2019-20 season. Jones was competing in her record-tying 10th appearance in the Canada Cup. She also won the event in 2007, 2011 and 2016. Einarson 30

December 7, 2018 7:50 PM Surging Kevin Koe reels off fourth win in a row at Canada Cup

“I think we’re where we need to be,” Koe said. “I think we’re in a great spot so far; we’ve been in the playoffs in every event and fairly consistent. “We’ve won an event (the inaugural World Cup event in China), been in a couple other finals. Even if it was worse than that, I would still think we’re in a good spot. These events are a good challenge 38