March 26, 1960 - The Metropolitan Corporation of Greater Winnipeg, or "Metro", is incorporated.
March 26, 2001 - Mountain Equipment Co-op announce that they will open a retail outlet at the corner of Portage and Donald.
March 26, 1821 - Bitter business rivals Hudson’s Bay Company and North West Company merge under the HBC name.
March 26, 1913
- Serial arsonist James Dodds is arrested on Smith Street. He was
responsible for setting over 200 fires in a three year period including
the Radford-Wright blaze of 1912 that killed seven.