Manitoba

Fans line up for iPhone 5 release in Winnipeg

Long lines are forming outside the Apple Store in Winnipeg's Polo Park, as fans of the iPhone 5 await its release on Friday.
More than 200 people waited in line at Polo Park Shopping Centre in Winnipeg for the launch of the Apple iPhone on Friday. (Meaghan Ketcheson/CBC)

Long lines formed outside the Apple Store in Winnipeg's Polo Park, as fans of the iPhone 5 awaited its release Friday.

The store opened at 8 a.m. with more a line more than 200 people deep, some of whom staked their spot the previous evening.