IT'S A RECORD - Humidex High In Carman

No place in Canada has ever been as hot and humid as Carman was yesterday, at least since Environment Canada started keeping records more than 125 years ago.

The humidex reading topped out at a whopping 53 C yesterday, breaking the all-time Canadian humidex record of 52.1 C set in Windsor, Ont., in 1953.

The humidex is a Canadian invention that measures how the combination of heat and humidity feel to your body.

Tired of Waiting - New School 15 years overdue, residents say..

By Julie Horbal, SUN MEDIA

More than a decade of mouldy school walls, leaking classroom ceilings and such severe overcrowding that a gym locker room became a library has a Manitoba community pleading for help to preserve it's youth.

Chiefs, councillors and community members from Manto Sipi Cree Nation gathered at the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs offices in downtown Winnipeg yesterday to seek public support in their fight against the federal Department of Indian Affairs, which promised them a new school in 1992.


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