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Alan Alexander Milne (18 January 1882 – 31 January 1956) was an English author, best known for his books about the teddy bear Winnie-the-Pooh and for various poems.
Aerial refueling, also referred to as air refueling, in-flight refueling (IFR), air-to-air refueling (AAR), and tanking, is the process of transferring aviation fuel from one military aircraft (the tanker) to another (the receiver) during flight.
Alberta is a western province of Canada.
The City of Winnipeg, several surrounding municipalities and the Metropolitan Corporation of Greater Winnipeg were subject to a municipal amalgamation on January 1, 1972 that created a unicity or unified city.
The American Association of Independent Professional Baseball is an independent professional baseball league founded in 2005.
The American Hockey League (AHL) is a 31-team professional ice hockey league based in the United States and Canada that serves as the primary developmental league for the National Hockey League (NHL).
Andrew Micklefield is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Rossmere in the 2016 election.
Andrew Smith is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Southdale in the 2016 election.
Andrew James Swan, (born August 9, 1968, in Winnipeg, Manitoba), is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Anglicanism is a Western Christian tradition that evolved out of the practices, liturgy and identity of the Church of England following the Protestant Reformation.
Apparent temperature is the temperature equivalent perceived by humans, caused by the combined effects of air temperature, relative humidity and wind speed.
The Arctic is a polar region located at the northernmost part of Earth.
Area codes 204 and 431 are the North American telephone area codes for the Canadian province of Manitoba, encompassing the province.
Aspen parkland refers to a very large area of transitional biome between prairie and boreal forest in two sections, namely the Peace River Country of northwestern Alberta crossing the border into British Columbia, and a much larger area stretching from central Alberta, all across central Saskatchewan to south central Manitoba and continuing into a small part of the US state of Minnesota.
Assiniboine Park (formerly known as City Park) is a park in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Assiniboine Park Zoo is a zoo that was established in 1904 at the West end of Assiniboine Park in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Assiniboine River (Rivière d'Assiniboine) is a river that runs through the prairies of Western Canada in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played between two teams of eleven players with a spherical ball.
An attack aircraft, strike aircraft, or attack bomber, is a tactical military aircraft that has a primary role of carrying out airstrikes with greater precision than bombers, and is prepared to encounter strong low-level air defenses while pressing the attack.
The Avro Canada VZ-9 Avrocar was a VTOL aircraft developed by Avro Canada as part of a secret U.S. military project carried out in the early years of the Cold War.
Bachman–Turner Overdrive, often abbreviated as BTO, is a Canadian rock group from Winnipeg, Manitoba, that had a series of hit albums and singles in the 1970s, selling over 7 million albums in that decade alone.
A ballet company is a type of dance troupe which performs classical ballet, neoclassical ballet, and/or contemporary ballet in the European tradition, plus managerial and support staff.
Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two opposing teams who take turns batting and fielding.
The Battle of Hong Kong (8–25 December 1941), also known as the Defence of Hong Kong and the Fall of Hong Kong, was one of the first battles of the Pacific War in World War II.
The Battle of Seven Oaks was a violent confrontation in what was known as the Pemmican War between the Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) and the North West Company (NWC), rivals in the fur trade, that took place on 19 June 1816.
Bell MTS Inc. (formerly Manitoba Telecom Services) is a subsidiary of BCE Inc. that operates telecommunications services in the Canadian province of Manitoba.
Bell MTS Iceplex is an ice hockey facility located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Bell MTS Place (formerly the MTS Centre) is an indoor arena in downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Bernadette Smith is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba in a by-election on June 13, 2017.
Bike lanes (US) or cycle lanes (UK) are types of bikeways (cycleways) with lanes on the roadway for cyclists only.
Bike to Work Day is an annual event held on various days in the Spring across the United States and Canada that promotes the bicycle as an option for commuting to work.
A biosafety level is a set of biocontainment precautions required to isolate dangerous biological agents in an enclosed laboratory facility.
Birch bark or birchbark is the bark of several Eurasian and North American birch trees of the genus Betula.
The Black Brant is a family of Canadian-designed sounding rockets built by Bristol Aerospace in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Blair Yakimoski is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Transcona in the 2016 election.
Boeing Canada is the Canadian subsidiary of Boeing, with operations in Winnipeg, Richmond, British Columbia, Montreal and Ottawa.
The Bombardier Dash 8 or Q-Series, previously known as the de Havilland Canada Dash 8 or DHC-8, is a series of twin-engine, medium-range, turboprop airliners.
The Salvation Army William and Catherine Booth University College, known as Booth University College, is a liberal arts university college affiliated with the Salvation Army, a Christian organization presently operating in more than 125 countries.
Border Crossings is a magazine published quarterly from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Brandon is the second-largest city in the province of Manitoba, Canada.
Brian Thomas Douglas Bowman (born August 18, 1971) is a Canadian politician, the current mayor of Winnipeg, Manitoba since the 2014 municipal election.
Brian William Pallister, (born July 6, 1954) is a Canadian politician and the 22nd Premier of Manitoba.
Bristol Aerospace is a Canadian aerospace firm located in Winnipeg, Manitoba and is an operating division of Magellan Aerospace.
Brokenhead Ojibway Nation is an Anishinaabe (Saulteaux/Ojibwa) First Nation located approximately northeast of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Buddhism is the world's fourth-largest religion with over 520 million followers, or over 7% of the global population, known as Buddhists.
Buffalo Gal Pictures is an independent TV and film production company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Burlington Northern Santa Fe Manitoba (BNSF Manitoba) is a Canadian subsidiary railroad of the BNSF Railway, which operates in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Burton Cummings Theatre for the Performing Arts is a theatre located on Smith Street in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
A bus (archaically also omnibus, multibus, motorbus, autobus) is a road vehicle designed to carry many passengers.
Canad Inns is a chain of hotels headquartered in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Canad Inns Stadium (also known as Winnipeg Stadium) was a multipurpose stadium in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
The Canada 2016 Census is the most recent detailed enumeration of the Canadian residents, which counted a population of 35,151,728, a change from its 2011 population of 33,476,688.
The Canada Games (Jeux du Canada) is a high-level multi-sport event, formerly with a National Artists Program, held every two years in Canada, alternating between the Canada Winter Games and the Canada Summer Games.
Canada Goose Inc. is a Canadian manufacturer of outwear apparel.
The Canada–United States border, officially known as the International Boundary, is the longest international border in the world between two countries.
The Canadian Armed Forces (CAF; Forces armées canadiennes, FAC), or Canadian Forces (CF) (Forces canadiennes, FC), are the unified armed forces of Canada, as constituted by the National Defence Act, which states: "The Canadian Forces are the armed forces of Her Majesty raised by Canada and consist of one Service called the Canadian Armed Forces." This unified institution consists of sea, land, and air elements referred to as the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN), Canadian Army, and Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF).
Canadian artist-run centres (ARC or ARCs) are galleries and art spaces developed by artists in Canada since the 1960s.
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (Société Radio-Canada), branded as CBC/Radio-Canada, is a Canadian federal Crown corporation that serves as the national public broadcaster for both radio and television.
Canadian Confederation (Confédération canadienne) was the process by which the British colonies of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick were united into one Dominion of Canada on July 1, 1867.
The Canadian dollar (symbol: $; code: CAD; dollar canadien) is the currency of Canada.
Canadian football is a sport played in Canada in which two teams of 12 players each compete for territorial control of a field of play long and wide attempting to advance a pointed prolate spheroid ball into the opposing team's scoring area (end zone).
The Canadian Football League (CFL; Ligue canadienne de football, LCF) is a professional sports league in Canada.
The Canadian Junior Football League (CJFL), formed May 8, 1974 is a national amateur Canadian football league consisting of 18 teams playing in six provinces across Canada.
Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) is a Christian university located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada that awards three and four-year degrees in a variety of programs.
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is a national museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba, located adjacent to The Forks.
The Canadian National Railway Company (Compagnie des chemins de fer nationaux du Canada) is a Canadian Class I freight railway headquartered in Montreal, Quebec that serves Canada and the Midwestern and Southern United States.
The Canadian Pacific Railway (CPR), also known formerly as CP Rail between 1968 and 1996, is a historic Canadian Class I railroad incorporated in 1881.
The Canadian Prairies is a region in Western Canada, which may correspond to several different definitions, natural or political.
The Canadian Premier League (Première ligue canadienne) is an upcoming fully professional, Tier 1, FIFA-sanctioned soccer league expected to begin play in April 2019.
The Canadian Shield, also called the Laurentian Plateau, or Bouclier canadien (French), is a large area of exposed Precambrian igneous and high-grade metamorphic rocks (geological shield) that forms the ancient geological core of the North American continent (the North American Craton or Laurentia).
A canoe is a lightweight narrow vessel, typically pointed at both ends and open on top, propelled by one or more seated or kneeling paddlers facing the direction of travel using a single-bladed paddle.
Capote is a 2005 biographical film about Truman Capote directed by Bennett Miller.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Cathy Cox is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of River East in the 2016 election.
CBC Music (formerly known as CBC FM, CBC Stereo and CBC Radio 2) is a Canadian FM radio network operated by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBC Radio One is the English-language news and information radio network of the publicly owned Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBWT-DT, virtual channel 6.1 (UHF digital channel 27), is a CBC Television owned-and-operated television station located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Centennial Concert Hall is a Performing arts centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, it began as an urban renewal program in 1960.
The Central Manitoba Railway is a Canadian shortline railway operating in the province of Manitoba.
Central Park is a large urban park located in Downtown Winnipeg, and forms the heart of the neighbourhood of the same name.
The North American Central Time Zone (CT) is a time zone in parts of Canada, the United States, Mexico, Central America, some Caribbean Islands, and part of the Eastern Pacific Ocean.
CentrePort Canada is a dry port located in Winnipeg and Rosser, Manitoba.
Canadian Forces Base Shilo (or CFB Shilo) is an Operations and Training base of the Canadian Forces, located east of Brandon, Manitoba.
Canadian Forces Base Winnipeg, (CFB Winnipeg) is a Royal Canadian Air Force base located within the City of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Children's museums are institutions that provide exhibits and programs to stimulate informal learning experiences for children.
Chinatown is an area in Winnipeg, Manitoba that was formed in 1909.
A Christian is a person who follows or adheres to Christianity, an Abrahamic, monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.
The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.
Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.
Christmas traditions vary from country to country.
Ciclovía, also ciclovia or cyclovia, is a Spanish term that means "cycleway", either a permanent bike path or the closing of certain streets to automobiles for cyclists and pedestrians, a practice sometimes called open streets.
Cindy Lamoureux (born November 13, 1991) is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Burrows in the 2016 election.
The cinema of the United States, often metonymously referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on the film industry in general since the early 20th century.
City (formerly known as Citytv) is a Canadian television network owned by the Rogers Media subsidiary of Rogers Communications.
The Co-operative Commonwealth Federation (CCF) (Fédération du Commonwealth Coopératif, from 1955 the Parti social démocratique du Canada) was a social-democraticThese sources describe the CCF as a social-democratic political party.
Colleen Mayer is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of St. Vital in the 2016 election.
Comeback Kid is a Canadian hardcore punk band from Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Concordia Hospital is a regional hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba that was founded in 1928, and has a primary service area with a population exceeding 150,000.
Confectionery is the art of making confections, which are food items that are rich in sugar and carbohydrates.
In geography, a confluence (also: conflux) occurs where two or more flowing bodies of water join together to form a single channel.
A consumer price index (CPI) measures changes in the price level of of and purchased by households.
The Countess of Dufferin was the first steam locomotive to operate in the Canadian prairie provinces and is named after Hariot Hamilton-Temple-Blackwood, Countess of Dufferin (later Marchioness of Dufferin and Ava), the wife of the Earl of Dufferin, a Governor General of Canada.
The Crash Test Dummies are a Canadian rock band from Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Cree (also known as Cree–Montagnais–Naskapi) is a dialect continuum of Algonquian languages spoken by approximately 117,000 people across Canada, from the Northwest Territories to Alberta to Labrador.
Daniel "Dan" Vandal (born April 18, 1960) is a politician in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Daniel Blaikie,, is a Canadian politician who was elected to represent the riding of Elmwood—Transcona in the House of Commons of Canada in the Canadian federal election, 2015.
Deer Lodge Centre is a health centre specializing in geriatric care and treatment of Veterans in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Diving is the sport of jumping or falling into water from a platform or springboard, usually while performing acrobatics.
Doug Eyolfson (born 1963) is a Canadian physician and Liberal politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Charleswood—St. James—Assiniboia—Headingley in the House of Commons of Canada in the 2015 federal election.
Downtown Winnipeg is an area of the city located near the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine rivers.
Dufferin "Duff" Roblin, (June 17, 1917 – May 30, 2010) was a Canadian businessman and politician.
Ernest Howard Shepard OBE, MC (10 December 1879 – 24 March 1976) was an English artist and book illustrator.
The early 1980s recession was a severe global economic recession that affected much of the developed world in the late 1970s and early 1980s.
Electricity is the set of physical phenomena associated with the presence and motion of electric charge.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary; born 21 April 1926) is Queen of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms.
Emerson is an unincorporated community recognized as a local urban district in south central Manitoba, Canada, located within the Municipality of Emerson – Franklin.
Esplanade Riel is a pedestrian bridge located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Evelyn Anne Hart, (born April 4, 1956) is a Canadian ballerina and former principal dancer with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet.
The Exchange District is a National Historic Site of Canada in the downtown area of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Farpoint Films is a television and film production company founded in 2000 by John Barnard and Kyle Bornais and based out of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Festival du Voyageur is an annual 10-day winter festival that takes place in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
A fighter aircraft is a military aircraft designed primarily for air-to-air combat against other aircraft, as opposed to bombers and attack aircraft, whose main mission is to attack ground targets.
Filipino (Wikang Filipino), in this usage, refers to the national language (Wikang pambansa/Pambansang wika) of the Philippines.
A film festival is an organized, extended presentation of films in one or more cinemas or screening venues, usually in a single city or region.
A first language, native language or mother/father/parent tongue (also known as arterial language or L1) is a language that a person has been exposed to from birth or within the critical period.
In Canada, the First Nations (Premières Nations) are the predominant indigenous peoples in Canada south of the Arctic Circle.
Flapper pie is a custard pie topped with meringue (or sometimes whipped cream in South Saskatchewan).
Flor Marcelino, (born in Manila, Philippines) is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Fluency (also called volubility and eloquency) is the property of a person or of a system that delivers information quickly and with expertise.
Folklorama is an event that runs for two weeks each August in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Fort Douglas was the Selkirk Settlement (Red River Colony) fort and the first fort associated with the Hudson's Bay Company near the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine rivers in today's city of Winnipeg.
Fort Garry, also known as Upper Fort Garry, was a Hudson's Bay Company trading post at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine rivers in what is now downtown Winnipeg.
Fort Gibraltar was a fort built in 1809 by the North West Company in present-day Manitoba, Canada.
Fort Rouge was a fort located on the Assiniboine River in Manitoba, Canada, on the site of what is now the city of Winnipeg.
The Franco-manitoban School Division (French: Division scolaire franco-manitobaine) is a school division in Manitoba, Canada offering French-language education to its students.
Frantic Films Corporation is a Canadian branded content and live action production company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
A free-trade zone (FTZ) is a specific class of special economic zone.
French (le français or la langue française) is a Romance language of the Indo-European family.
Fringe theatre is theatre that is experimental in style or subject matter.
The fur trade is a worldwide industry dealing in the acquisition and sale of animal fur.
Gallery 1C03 is the University of Winnipeg campus art gallery in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Gallery One One One is now known as the and is part of the at the Fort Garry campus of the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Field Marshal Garnet Joseph Wolseley, 1st Viscount Wolseley (4 June 1833 – 25 March 1913), was an Anglo-Irish officer in the British Army.
Gay pride or LGBT pride is the positive stance against discrimination and violence toward lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people to promote their self-affirmation, dignity, equality rights, increase their visibility as a social group, build community, and celebrate sexual diversity and gender variance.
The Golden Boy (official name Eternal Youth) is a statue perched facing North on the dome of the Manitoba Legislative Building in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and it is arguably Manitoba's best known symbol.
Goon is a 2011 Canadian sports comedy film directed by Michael Dowse, written by Jay Baruchel and Evan Goldberg, and starring Seann William Scott, Jay Baruchel, Liev Schreiber, Alison Pill, Marc-André Grondin, Kim Coates and Eugene Levy.
Grace Hospital is a regional hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
A graduate school (sometimes shortened as grad school) is a school that awards advanced academic degrees (i.e. master's and doctoral degrees) with the general requirement that students must have earned a previous undergraduate (bachelor's) degree with a high grade point average.
Grand Forks is the third-largest city in the state of North Dakota (after Fargo and Bismarck) and is the county seat of Grand Forks County.
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States.
The Greater Winnipeg Water District Aqueduct supplies the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba with water from Shoal Lake, Ontario.
Gregory Francis "Greg" Selinger, (born February 16, 1951) is a former Canadian politician who served as the 21st Premier of Manitoba from 2009 until 2016, leading an NDP government.
The Grey Cup (Coupe Grey) is the name of both the championship game of the Canadian Football League (CFL) and the trophy awarded to the victorious team playing Canadian football.
Grey Goose Bus Lines is a subsidiary of Greyhound Canada operating in the Canadian province of Manitoba.
Greyhound Canada (registered as Greyhound Canada Transportation ULC) is the prominent operator of inter-city coach services in Canada.
Harry D. Colebourn (April 12, 1887–September 24, 1947) was a Canadian veterinarian and soldier with the Royal Canadian Army Veterinary Corps best known for donating a bear cub named "Winnie" (short for "Winnipeg") to the London Zoo.
A head of government (or chief of government) is a generic term used for either the highest or second highest official in the executive branch of a sovereign state, a federated state, or a self-governing colony, (commonly referred to as countries, nations or nation-states) who often presides over a cabinet, a group of ministers or secretaries who lead executive departments.
The Health Sciences Centre is the largest hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and one of the largest in Canada.
Heather Stefanson (born May 11, 1970) is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
HighBeam Research is a paid search engine and full text online archive owned by Gale, a subsidiary Cengage, for thousands of newspapers, magazines, academic journals, newswires, trade magazines, and encyclopedias in English.
Hindu refers to any person who regards themselves as culturally, ethnically, or religiously adhering to aspects of Hinduism.
Homicide is the act of one human killing another.
A horsecar, or horse-drawn tram, is an animal-powered (usually horse) tram or streetcar.
The House of Commons of Canada (Chambre des communes du Canada) is a component of the Parliament of Canada, along with the Sovereign (represented by the Governor General) and the Senate.
The Hudson's Bay Company (HBC; Compagnie de la Baie d'Hudson) is a Canadian retail business group.
A humid continental climate (Köppen prefix D and a third letter of a or b) is a climatic region defined by Russo-German climatologist Wladimir Köppen in 1900, which is typified by large seasonal temperature differences, with warm to hot (and often humid) summers and cold (sometimes severely cold in the northern areas) winters.
The humidex (short for humidity index) is an index number used by Canadian meteorologists to describe how hot the weather feels to the average person, by combining the effect of heat and humidity.
Hydroelectricity is electricity produced from hydropower.
Ice hockey is a contact team sport played on ice, usually in a rink, in which two teams of skaters use their sticks to shoot a vulcanized rubber puck into their opponent's net to score points.
If Day ("Si un jour", "If one day") was a simulated Nazi German invasion and occupation of the Canadian city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, and surrounding areas on 19 February 1942, during the Second World War.
IGM Financial Inc. is a Canadian financial services company, with $133.6 billion in total assets under management as at December 31, 2015.
An immobiliser or immobilizer is an electronic security device fitted to an automobile that prevents the engine from running unless the correct transponder car key (or other token) is present.
Indigenous peoples in Canada, also known as Native Canadians or Aboriginal Canadians, are the indigenous peoples within the boundaries of present-day Canada.
An inland port is a port on an inland waterway, such as a river, lake, or canal, which may or may not be connected to the ocean.
In the field of road transport, an interchange is a road junction that uses grade separation, and typically one or more ramps, to permit traffic on at least one highway to pass through the junction without interruption from any other crossing traffic stream.
The International Hockey League (IHL) was a minor professional ice hockey league in the United States and Canada that operated from 1945 to 2001.
An intersection is an at-grade junction where two or more roads meet or cross.
Interstate 29 (I-29) is an Interstate Highway in the Midwestern United States.
Investors Group Field is a football stadium in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Ipsos Reid was the name of a research company based in Canada and still exists under the name Ipsos as the Canadian arm of the global Ipsos Group.
James Shaver Woodsworth (July 29, 1874 – March 21, 1942) was a pioneer in the Canadian social democratic movement.
James Allum, is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba in the 2011 election.
James McKay (1828 – December 2, 1879) was a fur trader, pioneer and pre Canadian confederation politician and interpreter.
James Teitsma, MLA is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Radisson in the 2016 election.
Janice Morley-Lecomte is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Seine River in the 2016 election.
The Jazz Winnipeg Festival is a major Canadian jazz festival started in 1989 in Winnipeg.
JBS USA Holdings, Inc. is an American food processing company and a wholly owned subsidiary of JBS S.A. (B3:JBSS3), a Brazilian company that is the world's largest processor of fresh beef and pork, with more than US$49 billion in annual sales as of 2017.
Jews (יְהוּדִים ISO 259-3, Israeli pronunciation) or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Israelites Israelite origins and kingdom: "The first act in the long drama of Jewish history is the age of the Israelites""The people of the Kingdom of Israel and the ethnic and religious group known as the Jewish people that descended from them have been subjected to a number of forced migrations in their history" and Hebrews of the Ancient Near East.
James Gordon Carr, (born October 11, 1951) is a musician and politician from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Peter James Maloway (born November 10, 1952) is a Canadian politician, who has served as a member of both the House of Commons of Canada and the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba.
Jon Gerrard (born October 13, 1947) is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Jon Reyes is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of St. Norbert in the 2016 election.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
Kevin Lamoureux, MP (born January 22, 1962) is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Kildonan Park is a park in north Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
KPMG is a professional service company and one of the Big Four auditors, along with Deloitte, Ernst & Young (EY), and PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
The La Salle is a river in Manitoba, with its source near Portage la Prairie and terminating in the Red River in Saint Norbert (southern Winnipeg).
Lake Winnipeg (Lac Winnipeg) is a very large, but relatively shallow lake in central North America, in the province of Manitoba, Canada.
Le Cercle Molière is a theatre company in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, dedicated to “promoting French-language theatre in Manitoba”.
The Legislative Assembly of Manitoba and the Queen of Canada in Right of Manitoba, represented by the Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba form the legislature of the Canadian province of Manitoba.
Leonid Molodoshanin, known as Leo Mol, (January 15, 1915 – July 4, 2009) was a Ukrainian Canadian stained glass artist and sculptor.
Les Productions Rivard is an independent film and television production company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
LGBT, or GLBT, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.
The Liberal Party of Canada (Parti libéral du Canada), colloquially known as the Grits, is the oldest federal political party in Canada.
The table below lists the census metropolitan areas and agglomerations in Canada by population, using data from the Canada 2016 Census.
This is a list of members of the House of Commons of Canada in the 42nd Canadian Parliament.
This is a list of terrestrial lakes with a surface area of more than approximately, ranked by area.
This is a list of National Historic Sites (Lieux historiques nationaux du Canada) in the province of Manitoba.
A national museum is a museum maintained by a state.
This is a list of postal codes in Canada where the first letter is R. Postal codes beginning with R are located within the Canadian province of Manitoba.
The list of regions of Canada is a summary of geographical areas on a hierarchy that ranges from national (groups of provinces and territories) at the top to local regions and sub-regions of provinces at the bottom.
The table below lists the 100 largest census subdivisions (municipalities or municipal equivalents) in Canada by population, using data from the Canada 2016 census for census subdivisions.
A population centre, in the context of a Canadian census, is a populated place, or a cluster of interrelated populated places, which meets the demographic characteristics of an urban area, having a population of at least 1,000 people and a population density of no fewer than 400 people per square km2.
Winnipeg Transit provides public bus service to the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Lockheed C-130 Hercules is a four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft designed and built originally by Lockheed (now Lockheed Martin).
Louis David Riel (22 October 1844 – 16 November 1885) was a Canadian politician, a founder of the province of Manitoba, and a political leader of the Métis people of the Canadian Prairies.
The Louis Riel School Division (French: Division Scolaire Louis-Riel) is a school division in Winnipeg, Manitoba offering English language and French immersion education to its students.
Lower Fort Garry was built in 1830 by the Hudson's Bay Company on the western bank of the Red River, north of the original Fort Garry (now in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada).
Maclean's is a Canadian news magazine that was founded in 1905, reporting on Canadian issues such as politics, pop culture, and current events.
Magellan Aerospace Corporation is a Canadian manufacturer of aerospace systems and components.
Manitoba is a province at the longitudinal centre of Canada.
The Manitoba Act (Loi sur le Manitoba),originally entitled is an act of the Parliament of Canada that is defined by the Constitution Act, 1982 as forming a part of the Constitution of Canada.
The Manitoba Bisons are the athletic teams that represent the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Manitoba Chamber Orchestra (MCO) is a chamber orchestra based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Manitoba Children's Museum is a non-profit, charitable children's museum located at The Forks in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Provincial Trunk Highway 75 (PTH 75, also officially known as the Lord Selkirk Highway) is the main highway from Winnipeg, Manitoba, to the Canada–U.S. border, where it connects with Interstate 29.
Manitoba Hydro is the electric power and natural gas utility in the province of Manitoba, Canada.
The Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) is a Junior 'A' ice hockey league operating in the Canadian province of Manitoba and one of eleven member leagues of the Canadian Junior Hockey League (CJHL).
The Manitoba Legislative Building (Palais législatif du Manitoba) is the meeting place of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba," ", at the Legislative Tour, Province of Manitoba.
The Manitoba Liberal Party (Parti libéral du Manitoba) is a political party in Manitoba, Canada.
The Manitoba Moose are a Canadian professional ice hockey team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba that plays in the American Hockey League (AHL).
The Manitoba Museum, previously the Manitoba Museum of Man and Nature is the largest museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Manitoba Opera is an opera company in Winnipeg, Manitoba that was founded in 1969.
Manitoba Public Insurance (MPI, also known as Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation, or MPIC) is a non-profit Crown corporation based in Manitoba that has provided basic public auto insurance since 1971.
The Manitoba Schools Question (French: La question des écoles du Manitoba) was a political crisis in the Canadian Province of Manitoba that occurred late in the 19th century, involving publicly funded separate schools for Roman Catholics and Protestants.
Manitoba Theatre for Young People (MTYP) is a theatre for children and young adults in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada performing at the Canwest Performing Arts Centre in The Forks, Winnipeg.
Maple Leaf Foods Inc. is a major Canadian consumer packaged meats company.
Marriage à la façon du pays ("according to the custom of the country") refers to the practice of common-law marriage between European fur traders and aboriginal or Métis women in the North American fur trade.
MaryAnn Mihychuk (born February 27, 1955) is a Canadian politician from Manitoba.
Matthew "Matt" Wiebe, is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba in a by-election on March 2, 2010.
The mayor–council government system is a system of organization of local government.
The Métis in Canada are a group of peoples in Canada who trace their descent to First Nations peoples and European settlers.
The McDonnell Douglas CF-18 Hornet (official military designation CF-188) is a Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) (formerly Canadian Forces Air Command) fighter aircraft, based on the American McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet fighter.
A Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA), or a Member of the Legislature (ML), is a representative elected by the voters of a constituency to the legislature or legislative assembly of a sub-national jurisdiction.
The Mennonites are members of certain Christian groups belonging to the church communities of Anabaptist denominations named after Menno Simons (1496–1561) of Friesland (which today is a province of the Netherlands).
Mentoring Artists for Women's Art (MAWA) is a feminist visual arts education center.
Mikhail Nikolayevich Baryshnikov (p; Mihails Barišņikovs; born January 27, 1948), nicknamed "Misha" (Russian diminutive of the name "Mikhail"), is a Latvian and American dancer, choreographer, and actor.
The Millennium Library is the main branch of the Winnipeg Public Library located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Misericordia Health Centre was founded in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada by the Misericordia Sisters in 1898.
The Mississippi River is the chief river of the second-largest drainage system on the North American continent, second only to the Hudson Bay drainage system.
The Missouri River is the longest river in North America.
Mohinder Saran is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Mosquitoes are small, midge-like flies that constitute the family Culicidae.
Motor Coach Industries (MCI) is a brand of motorcoaches manufactured by New Flyer Industries, a North American bus manufacturer based in Canada.
A Muslim (مُسلِم) is someone who follows or practices Islam, a monotheistic Abrahamic religion.
My Winnipeg is a 2007 film directed and written by Guy Maddin with dialogue by George Toles.
Myrna Driedger (born 1952) is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Nahanni Fontaine (born 1971) is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of St. Johns in the 2016 election.
National Historic Sites of Canada (Lieux historiques nationaux du Canada) are places that have been designated by the federal Minister of the Environment on the advice of the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada (HSMBC), as being of national historic significance.
The National Hockey League (NHL; Ligue nationale de hockey—LNH) is a professional ice hockey league in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and 7 in Canada.
The National Microbiology Laboratory (NML) is part of the Infectious Disease Prevention and Control Branch of the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC), the agency of the Government of Canada that is responsible for public health, health emergency preparedness and response, and infectious and chronic disease control and prevention.
Native American religions are the spiritual practices of the indigenous peoples of the Americas.
Native Communications Inc. (NCI) is a public radio network in the Canadian province of Manitoba.
Natural gas is a naturally occurring hydrocarbon gas mixture consisting primarily of methane, but commonly including varying amounts of other higher alkanes, and sometimes a small percentage of carbon dioxide, nitrogen, hydrogen sulfide, or helium.
Neil Percival Young, (born November 12, 1945), is a Canadian singer-songwriter, musician, producer, director and screenwriter.
The New Democratic Party (NDP; Nouveau Parti démocratique, NPD) is a social democraticThe party is widely described as social democratic.
The New Democratic Party of Manitoba (NDP; Nouveau Parti démocratique du Manitoba) is a social-democratic political party in Manitoba, Canada.
NFI Group Inc. is a Canadian multinational automotive company specializing in the manufacturing of heavy-duty transit buses and motorcoaches and the distribution of aftermarket parts.
New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.
New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.
In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.
Nic Curry is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Kildonan in the 2016 election.
Nonsuch was the ketch that sailed into Hudson Bay in 1668-1669 under Zachariah Gillam, in the first trading voyage for what was to become the Hudson's Bay Company two years later.
North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), known until March 1981 as the North American Air Defense Command, is a combined organization of the United States and Canada that provides aerospace warning, air sovereignty, and protection for Northern America.
The North West Company was a fur trading business headquartered in Montreal from 1779 to 1821.
The Northern League was an independent minor professional baseball league.
Nygård International is a Canadian clothing brand based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
An official language is a language that is given a special legal status in a particular country, state, or other jurisdiction.
The Ojibwe, Ojibwa, or Chippewa are an Anishinaabeg group of Indigenous Peoples in North America, which is referred to by many of its Indigenous peoples as Turtle Island.
Ojibwe, also known as Ojibwa, Ojibway, Chippewa, or Otchipwe,R.
Osborne Village is a neighbourhood of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Ottawa is the capital city of Canada.
Palliser Furniture Upholstery Ltd.
The Pan Am Pool is an indoor swimming facility in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada built for the 1967 Pan American Games.
The Pan American Games (also known colloquially as the Pan Am Games) is a major sporting event in the Americas featuring summer sports, in which thousands of athletes participate in a variety of competitions.
The Panama Canal (Canal de Panamá) is an artificial waterway in Panama that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Pacific Ocean.
The Pantages Playhouse Theatre is a former vaudeville theatre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Parks Canada (Parcs Canada), also known as the Parks Canada Agency (Agence Parcs Canada), is an agency of the Government of Canada run by a chief executive who answers to the Minister of the Environment.
Pembina Trails School Division serves the South West communities of Winnipeg with a student population of approximately 14,000 in 34 schools.
Provincial Trunk Highways (PTH) 100 and 101 (locally known as the Perimeter Highway) form a beltway around the Canadian city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Petroglyphs are images created by removing part of a rock surface by incising, picking, carving, or abrading, as a form of rock art.
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona.
Pierre Gaultier de Varennes, sieur de La Vérendrye (November 17, 1685 – December 5, 1749) was a French Canadian military officer, fur trader and explorer.
Polo Park (corporately styled as "CF Polo Park") is a shopping centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
In biology or human geography, population growth is the increase in the number of individuals in a population.
Portage and Main is an intersection in the Canadian city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Prairie Theatre Exchange (PTE) is a professional theatre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Premier Development League (commonly known as the PDL) is a development soccer league sponsored by United Soccer Leagues in the United States and Canada, forming part of the United States soccer league system.
Pride Winnipeg Festival is a 10-day LGBT pride festival, held annually in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (PPCLI, generally referred to as the Patricia's) is one of the three Regular Force infantry regiments of the Canadian Army of the Canadian Armed Forces.
A prisoner of war (POW) is a person, whether combatant or non-combatant, who is held in custody by a belligerent power during or immediately after an armed conflict.
The Progressive Conservative Party of Manitoba (Parti progressiste-conservateur du Manitoba) is a right-of-centre political party in Manitoba, Canada and the only right-leaning party in the province.
The provinces and territories of Canada are the sub-national governments within the geographical areas of Canada under the authority of the Canadian Constitution.
Punjabi (Gurmukhi: ਪੰਜਾਬੀ; Shahmukhi: پنجابی) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by over 100 million native speakers worldwide, ranking as the 10th most widely spoken language (2015) in the world.
Rail freight transport is the use of railroads and trains to transport cargo as opposed to human passengers.
A rail yard, railway yard or railroad yard is a complex series of railroad tracks for storing, sorting, or loading and unloading, railroad cars and locomotives.
Rainbow Stage is Canada's largest and longest-running outdoor theatre, located in Kildonan Park in north Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Red River College (RRC) is a college located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Red River Colony (or Selkirk Settlement) was a colonization project set up in 1811 by Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk on of land.
The Red River Floodway (Canal de dérivation de la rivière Rouge) is an artificial flood control waterway in Western Canada.
The Red River (Rivière rouge or Rivière Rouge du Nord, American English: Red River of the North) is a North American river.
The Red River Resistance (or the Red River Rebellion, Red River uprising, or First Riel Rebellion) was the sequence of events that led up to the 1869 establishment of a provisional government by the Métis leader Louis Riel and his followers at the Red River Colony, in what is now the Canadian province of Manitoba.
The Red River Valley is a region in central North America that is drained by the Red River of the North; it is part of both Canada and the United States.
Reel Pride is an annual gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and two-spirit film and video festival produced by the Winnipeg Gay and Lesbian Film Society in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
A ring road (also known as beltline, beltway, circumferential (high)way, loop or orbital) is a road or a series of connected roads encircling a town, city, or country.
The Riot Act 1714 (1 Geo.1 St.2 c.5) was an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain that authorized local authorities to declare any group of twelve or more people to be unlawfully assembled, and thus have to disperse or face punitive action.
River East Transcona School Division (RETSD) is a school division located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
River Heights is a community area in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Riverview Health Centre is a community hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Rob Altemeyer is a politician in Manitoba, Canada.
Robert-Falcon Ouellette (born November 22, 1976) is a Canadian politician, who was elected to represent the riding of Winnipeg Centre in the House of Commons of Canada in the Canadian federal election, 2015.
Rochelle Squires is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Riel in the 2016 election.
In archaeology, rock art is human-made markings placed on natural stone; it is largely synonymous with parietal art.
The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada (formerly the Western Canada Aviation Museum) is a museum in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF; Aviation royale canadienne, ARC) is the air force of Canada.
The Royal Canadian Mint (Monnaie royale canadienne) is a Crown corporation of Canada, operating under the Royal Canadian Mint Act.
The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP; Gendarmerie royale du Canada (GRC), "Royal Gendarmerie of Canada"; colloquially known as The Mounties, and internally as "the Force") is the federal and national police force of Canada.
A royal charter is a formal document issued by a monarch as letters patent, granting a right or power to an individual or a body corporate.
Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre (RMTC) is Canada's oldest English-language regional theatre.
The Royal Winnipeg Ballet is one of the world's premier dance companies.
A rural municipality, often abbreviated RM, is a type of municipal status in the Canadian provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan, to be called rural municipalities and soon to be Prince Edward Island, or a group of municipal status types in the provinces of Alberta and Nova Scotia.
Headingley is a rural municipality in Manitoba, Canada.
For the community of the same name, see: Macdonald, Manitoba Macdonald is a rural municipality lying adjacent to the southwest side of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Rural Municipality of Richot (Municipalité rurale de Ritchot) is a rural municipality bordering the south side of Winnipeg in Manitoba, Canada.
Rosser, Manitoba is a rural municipality lying adjacent to the northwest side of Winnipeg.
Springfield is a rural municipality in Manitoba, Canada.
Taché (Municipalité rurale de Taché) is a rural municipality in Manitoba, Canada incorporated in 1880.
Saint Boniface Hospital (also called St. B and previously called the Saint-Boniface General Hospital) is Manitoba's second-largest hospital, located in the Saint Boniface neighbourhood of Winnipeg.
Saint Boniface is a city ward of Winnipeg that is the centre of much of the Franco-Manitoban community.
Saint Paul (abbreviated St. Paul) is the capital and second-most populous city of the U.S. state of Minnesota.
Sarah Guillemard is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of Fort Richmond in the 2016 election.
Saskatchewan is a prairie and boreal province in western Canada, the only province without natural borders.
Schmoo torte is a Western Canadian dessert.
A school division is a geographic division over which a school board has jurisdiction.
Scott Fielding is a Canadian politician.
Scott Johnston is a Canadian provincial politician, who was elected as the Member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba for the riding of St. James in the 2016 election.
Search and rescue (SAR) is the search for and provision of aid to people who are in distress or imminent danger.
The Seine River (Rivière Seine) is a tributary of the Red River of the North that runs through southeastern Manitoba, Canada.
Seminary, school of theology, theological seminary, Early-Morning Seminary, and divinity school are educational institutions for educating students (sometimes called seminarians) in scripture, theology, generally to prepare them for ordination as clergy, academia, or ministry.
The Senate of Canada (Sénat du Canada) is the upper house of the Parliament of Canada, along with the House of Commons and the Monarch (represented by the Governor General).
Seven Oaks General Hospital is a community hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Seven Oaks School Division is a school division in the north west area of Winnipeg, Manitoba in Canada.
The Seven Years' War was a global conflict fought between 1756 and 1763.
Shakespeare in the Park is a term for outdoor festivals featuring productions of William Shakespeare's plays.
Shall We Dance? is a 2004 American film that is a remake of the 1996 Japanese film Shall We Dance? which had its US premiere at the Hawaii International Film Festival.
A shared-lane marking or sharrow is a street marking installed at locations in Australia, Canada, Spain, or the United States.
Shaw Communications Inc. is a Canadian telecommunications company which provides telephone, Internet, television, and mobile services all backed by a fibre optic network.
Shaw Park (formerly CanWest Global Park) is a baseball stadium in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Shoal Lake is a lake in extreme west of Ontario, Canada, northwest of Lake of the Woods.
A Sikh (ਸਿੱਖ) is a person associated with Sikhism, a monotheistic religion that originated in the 15th century based on the revelation of Guru Nanak.
Smoking is the process of flavoring, browning, cooking, or preserving food by exposing it to smoke from burning or smoldering material, most often wood.
StandardAero is a maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) provider based in Scottsdale, AZ.
A state-owned enterprise (SOE) is a business enterprise where the state has significant control through full, majority, or significant minority ownership.
Statistics Canada (Statistique Canada), formed in 1971, is the Government of Canada government agency commissioned with producing statistics to help better understand Canada, its population, resources, economy, society, and culture.
A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.
Stephen Juba, (July 1, 1914 – May 2, 1993) was a Canadian politician.
Steven John Fletcher, (born June 17, 1972) is a Canadian politician and an Independent MLA in the Manitoba Legislative Assembly.
Swimming is an individual or team sport that requires the use of ones arms and legs to move the body through water.
Synchronised swimming (renamed as artistic swimming since July 2017 by the global governing body FINA), is a hybrid form of swimming, dance, and gymnastics, consisting of swimmers performing a synchronised routine (either solo, duet, mixed duet, free team, free combination, and highlight) of elaborate moves in the water, accompanied by music.
The tallgrass prairie is an ecosystem native to central North America.
Ted Marcelino is a Canadian politician, who was elected to the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba in the 2011 election.
Terracotta, terra cotta or terra-cotta (Italian: "baked earth", from the Latin terra cocta), a type of earthenware, is a clay-based unglazed or glazed ceramic, where the fired body is porous.
Terry Duguid (born 1954 or 1955) is a Canadian politician and executive in Manitoba, Canada, and is currently the MP for Winnipeg South in the House of Commons of Canada.
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford is a 2007 American revisionist Western film written and directed by Andrew Dominik.
The Children's Hospital of Winnipeg is a children's hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Forks is a historic site, meeting place and green space in Downtown Winnipeg located at the confluence of the Red River and the Assiniboine River.
The Fort Garry Horse is a Canadian Army Reserve armoured regiment based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Great-West Life Assurance Company (also Great-West Life, French: La Great-West, compagnie d'assurance-vie) is a life insurance company.
The Guess Who are a Canadian rock band, formed in Winnipeg in 1965.
The Manitoban is the official student newspaper at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Salvation Army is a Protestant Christian church and an international charitable organisation structured in a quasi-military fashion.
The Wailin' Jennys are a Canadian music group.
The Weakerthans is a four-piece (and sometimes six-piece) Canadian indie rock band.
The Winnipeg Grenadiers was an infantry regiment of the Canadian Army formed on 1 April 1908 under General Order No.
Thomas Douglas, 5th Earl of Selkirk FRS FRSE (20 June 1771 – 8 April 1820) was a Scottish peer.
Thomas Greenway (March 25, 1838 – October 30, 1908) was a Canadian politician, merchant and farmer.
Thunder Bay is a city in, and the seat of, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canada.
Toronto is the capital city of the province of Ontario and the largest city in Canada by population, with 2,731,571 residents in 2016.
A trading post, trading station, or trading house was a place or establishment where the trading of goods took place; the term is generally used, in modern parlance, in reference to such establishments in historic Northern America, although the practice long predates that continent's colonization by Europeans.
A tram (also tramcar; and in North America streetcar, trolley or trolley car) is a rail vehicle which runs on tramway tracks along public urban streets, and also sometimes on a segregated right of way.
The Trans-Canada Highway (French: Route Transcanadienne) is a transcontinental federal-provincial highway system that travels through all ten provinces of Canada from the Pacific Ocean on the west to the Atlantic on the east.
A trolleybus (also known as trolley bus, trolley coach, trackless trolley, trackless tram Joyce, J.; King, J. S.; and Newman, A. G. (1986). British Trolleybus Systems, pp. 9, 12. London: Ian Allan Publishing.. or trolleyDunbar, Charles S. (1967). Buses, Trolleys & Trams. Paul Hamlyn Ltd. (UK). Republished 2004 with or 9780753709702.) is an electric bus that draws power from overhead wires (generally suspended from roadside posts) using spring-loaded trolley poles.
Tuxedo is a residential suburb of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Tyndall Stone is a registered trademark name by Gillis Quarries Ltd.
U Sports (stylized as U SPORTS) is the national sport governing body of university sport in Canada, comprising the majority of degree-granting universities in the country.
U Sports football is the highest level of amateur play of Canadian football and operates under the auspices of U Sports (formerly Canadian Interuniversity Sport).
U.S. Route 75 is a major north–south U.S. Highway that extends in the central United States.
Undergraduate education is the post-secondary education previous to the postgraduate education.
In government, unicameralism (Latin uni, one + camera, chamber) is the practice of having one legislative or parliamentary chamber.
Union Station is the inter-city railway station for Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The United Church of Canada (Église unie du Canada) is a mainline Reformed denomination and the largest Protestant Christian denomination in Canada, and the largest Canadian Christian denomination after the Catholic Church.
The Université de Saint-Boniface (USB) is a French language public university located in the Saint Boniface neighbourhood of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The University of Manitoba (U of M, UMN, or UMB) is a public university in the province of Manitoba, Canada.
The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia.
The University of Winnipeg (UWinnipeg) is a public university in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada that offers undergraduate faculties of art, business and economics, education, science and kinesiology and applied health as well as graduate programs.
Valour Football Club is a Canadian professional soccer club based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Vancouver is a coastal seaport city in western Canada, located in the Lower Mainland region of British Columbia.
Via Rail Canada (generally shortened to Via Rail or Via; styled corporately as VIA Rail Canada) is an independent Crown corporation, subsidized by Transport Canada, mandated to offer intercity passenger rail services in Canada.
Victoria General Hospital is a general hospital in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada founded in 1911.
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The Wall Street Crash of 1929, also known as Black Tuesday (October 29), the Great Crash, or the Stock Market Crash of 1929, began on October 24, 1929 ("Black Thursday"), and was the most devastating stock market crash in the history of the United States, when taking into consideration the full extent and duration of its after effects.
A ward is a local authority area, typically used for electoral purposes.
Water fluoridation is the controlled addition of fluoride to a public water supply to reduce tooth decay.
Water polo is a competitive team sport played in the water between two teams.
Western Canada, also referred to as the Western provinces and more commonly known as the West, is a region of Canada that includes the four provinces of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
William Shakespeare (26 April 1564 (baptised)—23 April 1616) was an English poet, playwright and actor, widely regarded as both the greatest writer in the English language, and the world's pre-eminent dramatist.
Wind-chill or windchill, (popularly wind chill factor) is the lowering of body temperature due to the passing-flow of lower-temperature air.
Winnie-the-Pooh, also called Pooh Bear, is a fictional anthropomorphic teddy bear created by English author A. A. Milne.
Winnipeg, or Winnie, (1914 – 12 May 1934) was the name given to a female black bear that lived at London Zoo from 1915 until her death in 1934.
Winnipeg Arena was an indoor arena located in the Polo Park district of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) is a public art gallery that was founded in 1912.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers (officially the Winnipeg Football Club) are a Canadian football team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Blues are a Manitoba Junior Hockey League team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Bus Terminal is an intercity bus station, located beside the Winnipeg International Airport in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Capital Region is a metropolitan area located in the Red River Valley in the south central portion of the province of Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg City Council (Conseil municipal de Winnipeg) is the governing body of the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Falcons were a senior men's amateur ice hockey team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Film Group (WFG) is an artist-run film education, production, distribution and exhibition centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, committed to promoting the art of cinema.
The Winnipeg Folk Festival is a summer folk music festival held in Birds Hill Provincial Park, near Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Free Press is a daily (excluding Sunday) broadsheet newspaper in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival is an alternative theatre festival held each year for twelve days in July in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 was one of the most famous and influential strikes in Canadian history.
The Winnipeg Goldeyes are a professional baseball team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg International Children's Festival, also known as Kidsfest, is a children's festival held annually at The Forks National Historic Park.
The Winnipeg International Writers Festival is a Winnipeg, Manitoba based organization that puts together an annual literary festival known as THIN AIR.
Winnipeg James Armstrong Richardson International Airport (commonly known as Winnipeg International Airport or simply Winnipeg Airport) is an international airport located in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Jets are a professional ice hockey team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Jets were a Canadian professional ice hockey team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Winnipeg Jewish Theatre is a theatre based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Maroons were a minor League baseball team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, United States, which played in the Northern League from 1902–1942.
The Winnipeg Police Service is the police force of the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Public Library (Bibliothèque publique de Winnipeg) is a public library service that is provided by the city of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Railway Museum is a non-profit organization operated by volunteers from the Midwestern Rail Association.
Winnipeg Rifles are a Canadian football team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Route 155 (known locally as McGillivray Boulevard) is a city route in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Route 165 (locally known as Bishop Grandin Boulevard) is a highway in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Route 17, also known as Chief Peguis Trail, or CPT, is a major highway in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Route 42 is a major arterial road located in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Route 80, locally known as Waverley Street, is a city route in the southwest portion of Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Route 90 is a major north-south arterial route in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg School Division is a school division in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Sun is a daily tabloid newspaper in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra (WSO) is a Canadian orchestra based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.
Winnipeg Transit is the public transit agency in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The Winnipeg Tribune was a metropolitan daily newspaper serving Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada from January 28, 1890 to August 27, 1980.
The Winnipeg Victorias were a former amateur senior-level men's amateur ice hockey team in Winnipeg, Manitoba, organized in 1889.
The Winnipeg Walkway System, also known as the Winnipeg Skywalk, is a network of pedestrian skyways and tunnels connecting a significant portion of downtown Winnipeg, Manitoba.
The Winnipeg Warriors were a junior ice hockey team that played in the Western Hockey League.
The Winnipeg Wesmen are the athletic teams that represent the University of Winnipeg in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The World Hockey Association (Association mondiale de hockey) was a professional ice hockey major league that operated in North America from 1972 to 1979.
The World Police and Fire Games (WPFG) is a biennial athletic event, open to active and retired law enforcement and fire service personnel throughout the world.
World War I (often abbreviated as WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War, the Great War, or the War to End All Wars, was a global war originating in Europe that lasted from 28 July 1914 to 11 November 1918.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
WSA Winnipeg is a Canadian soccer team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
1 Canadian Air Division (1 Cdn Air Div) (French: 1re Division aérienne du Canada) is the operational-level command and control formation of the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF).
The 1826 Red River Flood was a devastating flood that took place along the Red River in Manitoba.
The 1950 Red River flood was a devastating flood that took place along the Red River in The Dakotas and Manitoba from April 15 to June 12, 1950.
The 5th Pan American Games were held in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, from July 23 to August 6, 1967.
The Red River flood of 1997 was a major flood that occurred in April and May 1997 along the Red River of the North in Minnesota, North Dakota, and Southern Manitoba.
The 1999 Pan American Games, officially the XIII Pan American Games or the 13th Pan American Games, was a major international multi-sport event that was held from July 23-August 8, 1999, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
The 1999 Ice Hockey World Junior Championship (1999 WJC) was held in Winnipeg, and five other communities in Manitoba, Canada from December 26, 1998 to January 5, 1999.
The 2007 Women's World Ice Hockey Championships were held between April 3, 2007 and April 10, 2007 in Winnipeg and Selkirk, Manitoba, Canada.
The 2009 Red River flood along the Red River of the North in North Dakota and Minnesota in the United States and Manitoba in Canada brought record flood levels to the Fargo-Moorhead area.
The 2011 Red River flood took place along the Red River of the North in Manitoba in Canada and North Dakota and Minnesota in the United States beginning in April 2011.
The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup was the seventh FIFA Women's World Cup, the quadrennial international women's football world championship tournament.
2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.
2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.
402 "City of Winnipeg" Squadron (French: 402e Escadron) is a Royal Canadian Air Force (formerly the Canadian Forces) squadron based in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
435 Transport and Rescue Squadron (French: 435e Escadron de transport et de sauvetage), nicknamed "Chinthe Squadron", is a Royal Canadian Air Force strategic transport, aerial refueling and search and rescue unit based at Canadian Forces Base (CFB) Winnipeg in the province of Manitoba, Canada.
The 49th parallel north is a circle of latitude that is 49° north of Earth's equator.
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