June 11: Remembering Annie Bond; drafting Teemu; plane crash at Logan and McPhillips.

June 11, 1943 - Annie Bond dies.  The British-born nurse settled in Winnipeg in 1903 and was the driving force behind the establishment of Winnipeg's Children's Hospital in 1909. She remained dedicated to the facility for life and died in a specially set up room at, where else, but the Children's Hospital !

Read her obituary in the June 11, 1943 Winnipeg Tribune.

June 11, 1988 - The Winnipeg Jets select Teemu Selanne as their first pick in the 1988 NHL Entry Draft.

June 11, 2002 - A light plane with six passengers aboard runs out of fuel and crashes at the intersection of Logan and McPhillips. One passenger dies from his injuries.

June 11, 2011 - The U of W's Richardson College for the Environment and Science opens.

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