Guests take photos of the Brandon Police Service's new armoured response vehicle during the vehicle's unveiling at Assiniboine Community College's Public Safety Training Centre at their Victoria Avenue East campus on Thursday. (Tim Smith)

The armour-plated blue line in Brandon, Man.

The growing militarization of police—from SWAT teams to so-called ‘rescue’ vehicles—is under scrutiny

Hometown Hockey: Brandon’s bond of brothers

Kelly McCrimmon may be propelling the Brandon Wheat Kings to success, but he credits fans and his late big brother, Brad

Peter MacKay’s Guide to the Safe Practice of Democracy

How to never talk to your kids about public policy


Brandon strike ends

Students can complete courses or get refunds

How students are reacting to the strike

Occupy? Demand money back? Transfer to Winnipeg?


Brandon strikers must vote on contract

Minister takes “extraordinary” step

How much should professors make?

In my opinion, they’re paid well enough already.

'A murky, muddy mess'

‘A murky, muddy mess’

The province has called in the troops to battle the Assiniboine River

Small town universities and tenure

Another reason to prefer small universities is the access to full-time profs.


Métis student centre opens at BrandonU

Study and meeting place launched to commerate Louis Riel’s hanging


Cabbies offer passengers protection

In Brandon, condoms are available in cabs Thursday through Sunday