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Kamala Harris’ Montreal high school alma mater cheers her presidential bid

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 16:12
Kamala Harris attended Westmount High School in Montreal and the school’s social-media feed celebrated her announcement with a tweet that said, “Run Kamala Run!!”
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Winnipeg bus driver was stabbed multiple times, says Crown attorney

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 15:56
A Crown attorney says a Winnipeg bus driver who was killed on the job was spat upon and stabbed multiple times by a passenger who did not want to get off the bus.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Manitoba’s Pallister blasts Quebec over list of demands to federal parties

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 15:43
Quebec Premier Francois Legault met with Justin Trudeau in Quebec last week and tendered a list of demands that includes $300 million to compensate for asylum- seekers.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Moose Jaw’s Mac the Moose again makes claim to being tallest in the world

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 15:41
Tourism Moose Jaw’s executive director says the city is willing to do whatever it takes to put Mac back on top.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Sex-ed rollback puts transgender girl in harm’s way, tribunal told

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:30
Human rights tribunal hearing challenge to rollback of sex-ed curriculum.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Premier says no changes to Quebec gun registry despite call for better screening

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:14
Quebec passed a law creating a long gun registry in 2016 and has given owners until Jan. 29 to register their firearms or face penalties of up to $5,000.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

There were 29 homicides in Ontario long-term care homes in the past six years, report says

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 13:28
The Ontario Health Coalition released a report on violence in the homes, and the homicide numbers come from the coroner’s office, which doesn’t assign blame in a finding of homicide, but defines it as one person causing the death of another.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Scotland to return remains of now-extinct Newfoundland First Nation

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 13:22
National Museums Scotland announced Monday that their remains will be transferred to the Canadian Museum of History in Ottawa, following a legal request last year from the Canadian government.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Ontario Medical Association apologizes for 2019 calendar that fails to mention a single female physician

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:51
The calendar, which was sent to select association members, was meant to highlight artifacts in the OMA’s historical collection, CEO Allan O’Dette said.
Categories: Saskatchewan News

Gilles Duceppe’s mother, 93, freezes to death outside Montreal seniors’ home after fire alarm evacuation

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 11:44
Helene Rowley Hotte’s door locked behind her as she went into a backyard, and she wasn’t able to get back inside the building.
Categories: Saskatchewan News