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CAA, Waze team up

Calling for help after a breakdown on the side of the road has gotten easier thanks to a partnership between CAA and navigation app company, Waze.

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Lack of seatbelt a factor in road deaths

Nearly 40 per cent of drivers and passengers killed this year in public roadway crashes were not using a seatbelt at the time of the crash, according to preliminary fatality data from Manitoba Public Insurance.

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MPI: second deadliest February in two decades

After declaring 2017 one of the safest years for road fatalities in 35 years, Manitoba Public Insurance reported a total of nine fatalities last month, making February 2018 the second worst February for road deaths in two decades.

Major winter storm expected

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement ahead of a Colorado Low that is expected to bring significant snowfall to the region.