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Young rider gets show ring experience

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Dana Hryshko walks with her horse Bao Balou at the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair on Wednesday afternoon. Hryshko, 16, is riding in the Hunter class.

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Dana Hryshko walks with her horse Bao Balou at the Royal Manitoba Winter Fair on Wednesday afternoon. Hryshko, 16, is riding in the Hunter class.

All the right moves

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Brady Rempel breaks out a “starfish” move in front of a pair of onlookers at the Kristopher Campbell Memorial Skate Plaza on Wednesday afternoon.

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Brady Rempel breaks out a “starfish” move in front of a pair of onlookers at the Kristopher Campbell Memorial Skate Plaza on Wednesday afternoon.

Soft as falling snow

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Molly Mu practices tai chi as a gentle snow falls in Stanley Park, Tuesday morning. Mu is used to the cold and snow, having emigrated from Jilin Province in far northern China.

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Molly Mu practices tai chi as a gentle snow falls in Stanley Park, Tuesday morning. Mu is used to the cold and snow, having emigrated from Jilin Province in far northern China.

All lined up for the judges

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Entrants in the Light Draft Team category await the judges' rulings on the opening day of the 110th annual Royal Manitoba Winter Fair, Monday afternoon at the Keystone Centre.

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Entrants in the Light Draft Team category await the judges' rulings on the opening day of the 110th annual Royal Manitoba Winter Fair, Monday afternoon at the Keystone Centre.

Doodles get the kids fired up

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Doodles the Clown engages his audience on the opening day of the 110th annual Royal Manitoba Winter Fair at the Keystone Centre on Monday afternoon.

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Doodles the Clown engages his audience on the opening day of the 110th annual Royal Manitoba Winter Fair at the Keystone Centre on Monday afternoon.

But boy, could he play guitar

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Members of the EGCM Suzuki Guitar Group and the EGCM Guitar Ensemble perform during a Brandon University Guitar Ensemble concert at the Lorne Watson Recital Hall on Saturday afternoon.

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Members of the EGCM Suzuki Guitar Group and the EGCM Guitar Ensemble perform during a Brandon University Guitar Ensemble concert at the Lorne Watson Recital Hall on Saturday afternoon.

Catching up with friends

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Nick Scott leaps to catch a football as Kun Zhao looks on while the two play catch with friends in front of the City of Brandon Youth Centre on Sixth Street on a sunny and mild Saturday afternoon.

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Nick Scott leaps to catch a football as Kun Zhao looks on while the two play catch with friends in front of the City of Brandon Youth Centre on Sixth Street on a sunny and mild Saturday afternoon.

Scooter kids

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Logan Stevens spins a tail-whip up the roll-in at the Kristopher Campbell Memorial Skate Plaza while scootering with friends on Thursday.

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Logan Stevens spins a tail-whip up the roll-in at the Kristopher Campbell Memorial Skate Plaza while scootering with friends on Thursday.

Sidewalk songs

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Mark Panes plays guitar as he and Maria Calixterio (not seen) busk for donations to a children’s charity along Rosser Avenue on Thursday.

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Mark Panes plays guitar as he and Maria Calixterio (not seen) busk for donations to a children’s charity along Rosser Avenue on Thursday.

Three hurt in highway collision

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A mangled Kia Rio is towed away from a two-car collision north of Brandon that hospitalized all three occupants with non-life-threatening injuries. RCMP said shortly before noon on Thursday, a 2012 grey Chevrolet Cruze, travelling north on Highway 10, rearended a 2013 black Kia Rio. The driver of the Rio, a 34-year-old man from Brandon whose passenger was a 67-year-old woman from Esterhazy, Sask., was trying to turn left onto Sandison Road. Charges may be laid against the 55-year-old man from Neepawa who struck the stationary car, according to RCMP. Blue Hills RCMP Cpl. Mike Boychuk did not know how fast the 55-year-old was driving but said the man was “obviously in the wrong lane” because he struck a car waiting in the designated passing lane.

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A mangled Kia Rio is towed away from a two-car collision north of Brandon that hospitalized all three occupants with non-life-threatening injuries. RCMP said shortly before noon on Thursday, a 2012 grey Chevrolet Cruze, travelling north on Highway 10, rearended a 2013 black Kia Rio. The driver of the Rio, a 34-year-old man from Brandon whose passenger was a 67-year-old woman from Esterhazy, Sask., was trying to turn left onto Sandison Road. Charges may be laid against the 55-year-old man from Neepawa who struck the stationary car, according to RCMP. Blue Hills RCMP Cpl. Mike Boychuk did not know how fast the 55-year-old was driving but said the man was “obviously in the wrong lane” because he struck a car waiting in the designated passing lane.

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Some classes at BU cancelled due to power outage

Several buildings at Brandon University campus are experiencing a power outage forcing some classes to be cancelled while repairs are conducted.

Classes are cancelled for now in Clark Hall, Library building, Education, and Health Studies (old and new).

The library itself is also closed. Staff attendance in affected buildings is at their supervisor's discretion.

Classes will continue as normal in Music, Brodie, McKenzie ...

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