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YWG Unique Winnipeg jobs

May, 2016

This city already has a rich array of quirky and inspired landmarks, but some interesting signature sites have popped up in Winnipeg over the last few years. Their structures and what they house have our imaginations spurred. Behind each is the potential for a unique or quintessential Winnipeg job. Or, one would assume, there are jobs relating […]

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Winnipeg Frontrunners Pride Run

15 March, 2016

Kick off Pride Week with Winnipeg Frontrunners' second annual Pride Run. It is a fun 5K event that you can run, walk, or sashay! Dress in your most colourful outfit. No boring black!

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The Trans Winnipeg Working Group

Supporting and advocating for themselves

October, 2015

The Trans Winnipeg Working Group was started by Damien Leggett and Merrill Grant in April 2015. They felt it was time to give power back to the trans community and wanted a group for trans people, by trans people. Many organizations are started by cis individuals who, despite having good intentions, will never fully understand how […]

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YWG Dating tips from Winnipeg date destinations

March, 2016

OutWords visited four of Winnipeg’s best dating spots to get advice from staff who see their fair share of dates. Here are a few tips that might serve you well.   “If you choose to go to a restaurant or bar on a first date, go somewhere at least one of you already knows and […]

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Trans stories from Winnipeg

Blogger tells the stories of young trans men

October, 2015

My Identity Winnipeg, a blog by Riley Chervinski, takes a look at the stories of young trans men in Winnipeg. “I didn’t really know what I wanted to get out of it,” said Chervinski about starting the project. Initially, she was looking for traditional transition stories, but during her first interview, she realized there were […]

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QPOC Winnipeg Presents: Ladies Night

15 June, 2015

The first Saturday of every month is dedicated to women having a safe and great night out! Get dressed up for a night of dancing, seeing old friends and making new ones 🙂 DJ C8e and DJ Two Topping keep the dance floor PACKED all night long! Cover $5 before midnight, $10 after midnight. Fully […]

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Cris Derksen. Music

Red Ride Tour Stops in Winnipeg

Queer Aboriginal Artist Shows Off at the Pyramid

May, 2015

“A hope and a prayer, flying by the seat of your pants,” is how Derksen says she manages to stay on top of all her projects. Although, there’s no denying that talent plays a big role as well.

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Winnipeg Folk Fest Presents-Great Lake Swimmers

06 May, 2015

An event focusing on this bands unique sound that intertwines elemental energy to move from the physical to emotional.

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