The Peewee (13U) Stonewall Blue Jays, seen here after winning the Interlake championship last month, won provincials in Hamiota July 19. (Twitter)

U13 Jays win title

On the busiest weekend for provincial baseball championships this month, the Stonewall Blue Jays Peewee (U13) baseball team did what their other local

Challenge Cup

A number of Interlake volleyball players were part of Manitoba’s 16U teams participating at the 2015 Volleyball Canada National Team Challenge Cup, wh

Phillies at provincials

While the South Interlake Phillies U14A fastpitch team will already host the U14 Girls Western Canadian Softball Championship next month, they will no

The Dirty Donkey is only one of many fun events throughout the Interlake. This year's edition goes August 15 at Springhill. (File photo)

Busy, busy Interlake

It is pretty hard to be bored in the Interlake. The region is chock full of events every week and every weekend.

Named after the machine gun it carried, the Bren Gun Carrier was a small, lightly armoured, tracked transport used by British, Canadian and other Commonwealth forces in the Second World War. (Photo submitted by Parks Canada)

‘We’ll Meet Again’

While Lower Fort Garry is from a much different era, the historic site will host Parks Canada’s ‘We’ll Meet Again’ display and show July 26.

The third period melee between Lake Manitoba (in black and yellow) and Stonewall, in which officials were assaulted. In court last week, two Lake Manitoba players pleaded guilty to assault charges. (File photo)

Hockey brawl verdict

Two Manitoba girls have pleaded guilty to assault charges for their part in a minor hockey game melee that made international headlines.

Marc Gourdeay is one of two people seeking the NDP nomination in Selkirk-Interlake-Eastman. The other is former Brokenhead FN chief Deborah Chief. (Submitted photo)

Two vying for NDP nod

The federal NDP announced their prospective candidates in the Selkirk-Interlake-Eastman riding, with two people throwing their hats into the political

Concept art of the finished project at the ACL in Stonewall. (Adam Peleshaty, Interlake Publishing, Postmedia Network)

ACL has its AGM

The Association for Community Living (ACL) Interlake reflected on a year full of changes and what is still to be ahead, at their annual general meetin

Australian surfer Mick Fanning was attacked by a shark during a competition in South Africa on Sunday, July 19, 2015. (YouTube)

Surfer attacked by shark on live TV

Australian surfer Mick Fanning survived a shark attack in Sunday's final of the World Surfing League's J-Bay Open, fighting off the circling predator with his fists.

A tornado touched down near Winnipeg Beach July 18. (Zach Samborski, Interlake Publishing, Postmedia Network)


Environment Canada has confirmed a tornado touched down during the early afternoon of July 18 near Winnipeg Beach.

Manitoba RCMP say the third week of July is the worst for drowning deaths among Canadian children. The Mounties provide eight tips on how to stay safe in the water. (File photo)

Water safety

Manitoba RCMP want you to stay cool but safe in the water