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Opposition parties blame Simon Jolin-Barrette for dysfunctional national assembly

Opposition parties blame Simon Jolin-Barrette for dysfunctional national assembly

The end of the national assembly session has MNAs from all parties leaving unhappy — they say work is not getting done . Opposition parties blame one person for a dysfunctional parliament: government house leader Simon Jolin-Barrette .
Upgrades announced for childcare centre in Kelowna

Upgrades announced for childcare centre in Kelowna

British Columbia’s Minister of Children and Family Development was at UBC Okanagan in Kelowna on Friday to announce upgrades to a childcare centre . The announcement is part of the province’s Childcare B.C. Plan.
Environmental spill from motorhome delays BC Ferries sailing from Nanaimo

Environmental spill from motorhome delays BC Ferries sailing from Nanaimo

A BC Ferries sailing from Nanaimo to Horseshoe Bay was delayed for nearly two hours Friday afternoon after an environmental spill from a motorhome.
Delay in Jasper Place Transit Centre renewal leaves Edmonton customers out in cold

Delay in Jasper Place Transit Centre renewal leaves Edmonton customers out in cold

On a crisp, late fall morning, ETS customer Dan waits for his bus at the Jasper Place Transit Centre. “There’s no where to warm up until the bus gets here.
University of Alberta deans stand with Ukrainian community: ‘The Holodomor is a fact’

University of Alberta deans stand with Ukrainian community: ‘The Holodomor is a fact’

The University of Alberta, as well as two deans, have issued statements about the Holodomor after a sessional instructor called it a myth on his personal Facebook page.
‘Grinch’ charged after strings of Christmas lights stolen from Charleswood homes

‘Grinch’ charged after strings of Christmas lights stolen from Charleswood homes

A man who spent a week stealing Christmas lights off homes in Charleswood — dubbed ‘the Grinch’ by his victims — has had his crime spree cut short by a tight-knit group of neighbours.
Hockey coach misconduct allegations spark countrywide discussions around ‘hockey culture’

Hockey coach misconduct allegations spark countrywide discussions around ‘hockey culture’

From coast to coast, thousands of Canadian families spend their time in hockey rinks — forming bonds and growing the game.
‘Every parent’s nightmare’: Mother of missing Calgary man speaks out after RCMP search suspended

‘Every parent’s nightmare’: Mother of missing Calgary man speaks out after RCMP search suspended

The last time Tammy Johnson saw her son Marshal Iwaasa was on Nov. 17 when he stopped by her home in Lethbridge, Alta., to help fix her computer. “We talked and everything was normal,” Johnson said Friday. “Nothing was out of sorts.
Regina Christmas Wish List connects people in need with generous strangers

Regina Christmas Wish List connects people in need with generous strangers

An online wish list is helping share stories of people in need who could benefit from the kindness of strangers this holiday season .
Mississauga teen remembered year after being murdered near park

Mississauga teen remembered year after being murdered near park

CJ Martin sits on a bench at a park in Mississauga , his head buried in his hands, and sobs. It’s the same park where his son Riley Driver-Martin grew up playing. It is made up of memories Martin now holds dear.