Winnipeg Sun Andrew Scheer sells conservatism with a smile 2017-05-27T20:37:35.000000000-05:00 That big grin. It's the first thing everyone notices about newly elected Conservative leader Andrew Scheer. Scheer new Conservative Party leader 2017-05-27T20:34:46.000000000-05:00 Andrew Scheer, the apple-cheeked Saskatchewan MP and former Speaker of the House of Commons, survived a 13-ballot battle with presumed leadership front-runner Maxime Bernier on Saturday and eked out the narrowest of wins in the fight for the helm of the federal Conservatives. Assault on forest tent caterpillars continues 2017-05-27T19:58:28.000000000-05:00 Weather permitting, the city crews will continue their assault on forest tent caterpillars. Motorcycle Ride for Dad breaks record [Photos] 2017-05-27T19:18:46.000000000-05:00 A record number of motorcycle riders hit the road Saturday to fight against prostate cancer with the ninth annual TELUS Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad. Police to have presence at Pride Parade, but not in uniform 2017-05-27T18:58:33.000000000-05:00 Winnipeg police will still have a presence at next Sunday’s 30th anniversary Pride Parade but not in uniform. 35-year-old convicted kidnapper accused in 'hate speech' stabbing deaths 2017-05-27T17:46:58.000000000-05:00 Police say they’ll examine what appears to be the extremist ideology of an Oregon man suspected of fatally stabbing two men who tried to intervene when the suspect yelled racial slurs at two young women who appeared to be Muslim on a Portland light-rail train. Winnipegger riding to remember Vimy Ridge 2017-05-27T17:18:55.000000000-05:00 Many people have been celebrating the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge this year. But very few will be commemorating it the way Trevor Stone is. UK police show photo of concert bomber, ask public for info 2017-05-27T17:07:10.000000000-05:00 British police on Saturday released surveillance-camera images of the Manchester concert bomber on the night of the attack as they appealed for more information about his final days. Jared Kushner proposed secret back channel with Kremlin: Source 2017-05-27T16:58:21.000000000-05:00 U.S. President Donald Trump’s son-in-law and now top White House adviser Jared Kushner proposed a secret back channel between the Kremlin and the Trump transition team during a December meeting with a leading Russian diplomat. Winnipeg woman dies in motorcycle crash on Perimeter 2017-05-27T16:33:29.000000000-05:00 A 54-year-old woman from Winnipeg was killed following a fatal motorcycle collision on the Perimeter Highway on Friday night.