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Manitoba RCMP warn motorists to stay off closed winter roads after rescue

Manitoba RCMP warn motorists to stay off closed winter roads after rescue

On April 10, at approximately 11:10 am, RCMP received a report of three adults that were stranded on the Winter Road, approximately 100 kms north of Lynn Lake, on their way to Tadoule Lake.

Manitoba RCMP closing all major highways in southern Manitoba

On April 12, 2022 Manitoba RCMP decide to pre-emptively close highways when snow event begins
RCMP urge motorists to stay off roads during the upcoming storm

RCMP urge motorists to stay off roads during the upcoming storm

Manitoba's RCMP anticipates highway closures in the next day or so.
Headingley / Stonewall RCMP looking for witnesses in fatal motor vehicle collision

Headingley / Stonewall RCMP looking for witnesses in fatal motor vehicle collision

Eye witnesses could help the investigation.
Spring has sprung says goose

Spring has sprung says goose

After mountains of snow have dominated the landscape, we're looking for signs of spring.
Continuing blizzard conditions make driving hazardous

Continuing blizzard conditions make driving hazardous

Winter is continuing to pack a punch in southwestern Manitoba.
Virden RCMP investigate a two-vehicle collision that left one Winnipeg man dead

Virden RCMP investigate a two-vehicle collision that left one Winnipeg man dead

It was just a few minutes past noon, a snowy day on Highway One when two transport trucks had an accident near Elkhorn.
BREAKING - Major 25 vehicle pile-up on the Trans Canada near Alexander

BREAKING - Major 25 vehicle pile-up on the Trans Canada near Alexander

Every winter the Trans Canada Highway in Manitoba closes for a day or two due to weather driving conditions, but this week driving conditions became extremely dangerous, culminating in the worst accident in recent memory at this location.
UPDATE: Semis line-up for 15 kms west of Virden on icy Trans Canada

UPDATE: Semis line-up for 15 kms west of Virden on icy Trans Canada

By Saturday evening, Feb. 19  the Trans Canada Highway had closed for westbound vehicles due to icy, snow-covered lanes. With the extreme cold, the usual sand/salt could not provide the melt and traction necessary to make travel safe.
Extreme slippery conditions close Highway One

Extreme slippery conditions close Highway One

Vehicles hit the ditch on Highway One during recent days of bad weather following freezing rain early Saturday.