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Fogged out

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The Brandon Wheat Kings and the Moose Jaw Warriors try to play through thick ice-level fog at Westman Place on Saturday evening. The game was called in the second period due to player safety concerns because of the fog.

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The Brandon Wheat Kings and the Moose Jaw Warriors try to play through thick ice-level fog at Westman Place on Saturday evening. The game was called in the second period due to player safety concerns because of the fog.

Going up for the grab

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Crocus Plainsmen receiver Dakota Richard tries to haul in a pass over the outstretched arm of Elmwood Giants defensive back Jonas Bonion during their Winnipeg High School Football League Kas Vidruk (AA) Division game at Crocus on Thursday. The Plainsmen won 42-13.

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Crocus Plainsmen receiver Dakota Richard tries to haul in a pass over the outstretched arm of Elmwood Giants defensive back Jonas Bonion during their Winnipeg High School Football League Kas Vidruk (AA) Division game at Crocus on Thursday. The Plainsmen won 42-13.

It's a full house at the Brandon Armoury

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The first Brandon Chamber of Commerce fall luncheon, hosted by CFB Shilo and held in the Brandon Armoury on  Victoria Avenue on Thursday, was a sold-out affair.

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The first Brandon Chamber of Commerce fall luncheon, hosted by CFB Shilo and held in the Brandon Armoury on Victoria Avenue on Thursday, was a sold-out affair.

Changing colours

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Downtown Brandon is surrounded by the colours of autumn on a sunny Monday afternoon.

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Downtown Brandon is surrounded by the colours of autumn on a sunny Monday afternoon.

Flower spray

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Abigail Phipps with the City of Brandon waters hanging flower baskets on 10th Street on a warm and Sunny Tuesday morning.

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Abigail Phipps with the City of Brandon waters hanging flower baskets on 10th Street on a warm and Sunny Tuesday morning.

Scenic cycle

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The colours of autumn are vibrant as Maureen Barrett bikes on the path beside 26th Street on Monday afternoon. Fall officially begins at 9:21 a.m. on Thursday.

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The colours of autumn are vibrant as Maureen Barrett bikes on the path beside 26th Street on Monday afternoon. Fall officially begins at 9:21 a.m. on Thursday.

Nerves of steel

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Two construction workers stand on scissor lifts to fasten a girder into place. The steel structure is part of what will become the new Sobeys at the Shoppers Mall.

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Two construction workers stand on scissor lifts to fasten a girder into place. The steel structure is part of what will become the new Sobeys at the Shoppers Mall.

Basement suite fire

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Brandon firefighters respond to a blaze in the 200 block of Rosser Avenue at approximately 7:30 p.m. Monday. The cause of the fire, which broke out in the basement suite in Heuchert Financial, appears to have originated in the kitchen, according to acting Capt. Shayne Collister. One man was sent to hospital with minor burns to his upper body and slight smoke inhalation. Collister estimates there to be approximately $25,000 worth of damage.

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Brandon firefighters respond to a blaze in the 200 block of Rosser Avenue at approximately 7:30 p.m. Monday. The cause of the fire, which broke out in the basement suite in Heuchert Financial, appears to have originated in the kitchen, according to acting Capt. Shayne Collister. One man was sent to hospital with minor burns to his upper body and slight smoke inhalation. Collister estimates there to be approximately $25,000 worth of damage.

Crash at the Keystone

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A vehicle is tangled in the guard rail outside Westman Communications Group Place at the Keystone Centre on Sunday. The vehicle crashed into the stairs at approximately 5 p.m.

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A vehicle is tangled in the guard rail outside Westman Communications Group Place at the Keystone Centre on Sunday. The vehicle crashed into the stairs at approximately 5 p.m.

Packing 'em in

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People squeeze into a Dodge Caliber at the Childhood Dreams Car and Bike Show. A total of 18 people got in the vehicle and closed the doors at Brandon University’s Healthy Living Centre on Saturday.

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People squeeze into a Dodge Caliber at the Childhood Dreams Car and Bike Show. A total of 18 people got in the vehicle and closed the doors at Brandon University’s Healthy Living Centre on Saturday.

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Local man accused of attempted murder

A 24-year-old Brandon man has been charged with attempted murder following a shooting and subsequent church confession on Saturday night.

At approximately 5:40 p.m., Brandon police were called to the 300 block of 10th Street after reports of multiple shots fired in the area.

Staff Sgt. Larry Yanick said when police initially arrived at the scene, everyone had vacated the area.

However, a ...

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