January 18, 1913 - The Grand Trunk Pacific Railway's Transcona Shops officially open. Above is a picture of them being built (source) and here is a more modern photo.
January 18, 1916 - The first Girl Guide Company is registered in Winnipeg. For more on early Manitoba Girl Guides.
January 18, 1901 - Plum Coulee is incorporated as a village.
January 18, 1925 - James Stuart, considered one of Manitoba's "Fathers of Electrification", dies. Also see James Stuart Electrifies Winnipeg.