Winnipeg Sun WRHA pulls off staffing changes with little pain 2017-10-17T18:22:57.000000000-05:00 St. Boniface General Hospital is adding 50 new positions to its ranks as part of the Winnipeg Regional Health Authority’s hospital consolidation plan, the WRHA announced Tuesday. Family of Indigenous woman who was decapitated say killers walk free 2017-10-17T18:00:23.000000000-05:00 Just one of the many cases of missing and murdered Indigenous women has left a Manitoba community divided, a family struggling with grief and a mistrust of the justice system, a national inquiry was told Tuesday. Gov’t says it has right to legislate public-sector pay freeze 2017-10-17T17:31:33.000000000-05:00 The Manitoba government is fighting a court challenge launched by public-sector unions over a provincial wage freeze. WRHA changes impact 1,300 jobs 2017-10-17T17:26:22.000000000-05:00 Winnipeg’s provincially mandated health- facility overhaul will now affect 1,300 more health jobs. Israel says no to Palestinian peace talks with Hamas part of government unless conditions met 2017-10-17T16:59:12.000000000-05:00 Israel said Tuesday it would not conduct diplomatic negotiations with a Palestinian government that includes a role for the militant Hamas group, laying down a significant potential roadblock to already complicated Palestinian reconciliation efforts. Plan to restore rail service to Churchill 2017-10-17T16:37:40.000000000-05:00 A proposal to temporarily restore limited rail service to Churchill within just 30 days has been revealed but no one will commit to pay for it just yet. Marching for survivors of sexual assault, harassment 2017-10-17T15:59:56.000000000-05:00 Organizers of Winnipeg’s annual Take Back the Night rally and march are hoping the growing conversation surrounding sexual assault and harassment will translate to greater understanding and support. Girl, 16, arrested after threats on bus 2017-10-17T14:16:11.000000000-05:00 A teenage girl has been arrested after allegedly punching a female Winnipeg Transit passenger and threatening to kill her. 'Absolute genuine kindness': RCMP officer replaces girls' tricycles after theft 2017-10-17T13:59:38.000000000-05:00 A New Brunswick Mountie is being praised for an act of kindness towards two young girls heartbroken by the theft of their tricycles. ISIS vows Russia World Cup slaughter 2017-10-17T13:39:53.000000000-05:00 From the rubble of its crumbling caliphate, Islamic State is vowing to unleash bloodshed at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.