January 10, 1984 - The Great Western Garment Company factory on Bannatyne Avenue closes. GWG, in Winnipeg since 1960, produced Ziggy and Chic jeans from that location. Here's a vintage GWG ad featuring Wayne Gretzky !
Jan 11, 1896, Winnipeg Tribune
January 10, 1896 - A failed robbery at the Electric Street Railway offices leads to the death of the robber's accomplice. Here's a detailed account from the Winnipeg Police Museum.
January 10, 1914 - Notorious murderer and robber "Bloody Jack" Krafchencko is captured in an apartment block on Toronto Street.
January 10, 1909 - St. Matthews Church at 596 Ellice Avenue is officially opened. Since 1987 it has been home to the West End Cultural Centre. For a complete building history.