CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00From the CBC archives: 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper hosts 2006 comedy festivalAug 1, 2015 | 1:08'Rowdy' Roddy Piper was in Winnipeg in 2006 for CBC Manitoba's comedy festival. The 61-year-old man died on Friday, July 31, 2015.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Top 3 Winnipeg burger joints to try this summerJul 31, 2015 | 3:03For some people, summer and burgers go hand in hand. CBC Manitoba asked local food fanatic Meghan Duffy to pick her top three Winnipeg burger joints.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Governments promise $495M to ease flooding around Lake ManitobaJul 31, 2015 | 1:51A $495-million plan was announced Friday to ease flooding around communities near Lake Manitoba, such as Lake St. Martin, a reserve that has been flooded-out since 2011.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Terry Fox display unveiled at Manitoba Legislature in time for August holidayJul 31, 2015 | 1:55The Manitoba government has unveiled a display honouring Terry Fox, in advance of the first Terry Fox Day to be observed in the province.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Ebola vaccine from Winnipeg gives local African community hopeJul 31, 2015 | 1:50An experimental Ebola vaccine developed in Winnipeg appears to be so effective in trials it has scientists with the World Health Organization (WHO) saying it could revolutionize the fight against the deadly disease. That has instilled hope for many in Winnipeg's African community.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Manitoba Hydro union 'shocked' at executive salary increasesJul 31, 2015 | 2:05The union that represent Manitoba Hydro workers says just as customer rates are on the rise, so too are salaries for the utility's executives.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Abortion pill's approval could help Manitobans in rural, remote placesJul 31, 2015 | 1:35Health Canada's approval of the abortion drug RU-486 will make it easier for women, especially those in rural and remote communities, to access an abortion, say health-care workers in Manitoba.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Royal Winnipeg Ballet denies prior knowledge of misconduct allegationsJul 31, 2015 | 2:17A former student of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet's professional division disputes a finding that the RWB knew nothing about allegations of inappropriate photo shoots involving veteran instructor Bruce Monk until police started investigating in January.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Pedestrian Oanh Pham 'enriched lives of all she touched' at Siloam MissionJul 30, 2015 | 1:03The woman who was killed after being hit by a truck in downtown Winnipeg Thursday morning was a much-loved staff member at Siloam Mission, a homeless shelter.
CBC News: Winnipeg at 6:00Waverley underpass announcement on cusp of election callJul 30, 2015 | 2:17A government announcement to build a $155-million underpass on Waverley Street and Taylor Avenue in Winnipeg comes as Prime Minister Stephen Harper is expected to prompt an early start to the fall's federal election.