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Monday, 23 October 2017 13:27

Winnipeg college instructor and broadcaster, Stephen Vogelsang, charged in connection with bank robberies

Winnipeg college instructor and broadcaster, Stephen Vogelsang, charged in connection with bank robberies Medicine Hat Police Service

A former Winnipeg journalism instructor and television sportscaster was arrested in Alberta on two counts of robbery.

 

Medicine Hat police say 53-year-old Stephen Vogelsang is charged in two bank robberies last week.

Investigators say the same man entered the banks and demanded money, leaving each scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Vogelsang was a journalism instructor at Red River College from 2002-2011 and prior to that had worked as a sports anchor at what was then known as CKY-TV before becoming news director. 

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Hylife Foods plan to expand

Saturday, 18 November 2017 07:09
Hylife Foods plan to expand

Hylife foods in Neepawa are expanding their processing plant with a 100 million dollar investment.

Updated: Donate to the Endow Manitoba 24 Hour Giving Challenge across the Parkland today

Saturday, 18 November 2017 06:53
Updated: Donate to the Endow Manitoba 24 Hour Giving Challenge across the Parkland today
Community foundations all over the Parkland have the chance to help raise money for legacy projects in their communities.

Reports say Semi hit Portage overpass

Friday, 17 November 2017 19:27
Reports say Semi hit Portage overpass

Reports are saying that a westbound semi hit the Portage overpass on the Trans Canada highway this evening.

Truck slid off bridge into icy water this morning

Friday, 17 November 2017 16:06
Truck slid off bridge into icy water this morning

A 73 year old man from St. Claude, which is south of Portage, rolled his truck this morning.