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Quebec’s National Assembly hears how New York implemented 4-year-old kindergarten

Quebec’s National Assembly hears how New York implemented 4-year-old kindergarten

Pre-kindergarten is one of the Coalition Avenir Québec’s (CAQ) principal campaign promises, but opposition parties argued on Monday the cost of this program has exploded and that could mean it will take away resources from other areas of educat
Two charged in Portage la Prairie shooting death

Two charged in Portage la Prairie shooting death

Portage la Prairie RCMP have made a pair of arrests in connection with a May 20 homicide. The victim, a 22-year-old man from Langruth, Man., was airlifted to a Winnipeg hospital after being found with a gunshot wound to the head.
Independent federal candidates have rarely succeeded in Canada

Independent federal candidates have rarely succeeded in Canada

Donning white attire, former Liberal stars Jody Wilson-Raybould and Jane Philpott announced on Monday they will run in the fall federal election as independent candidates.
Addition of Unifor to controversial media panel comes under fire in question period

Addition of Unifor to controversial media panel comes under fire in question period

A controversial Liberal plan to name a panel to determine which journalism organizations can access new tax credits is again under fire.
Quebec City mayor makes first public appearance since cancer diagnosis

Quebec City mayor makes first public appearance since cancer diagnosis

Quebec City Mayor Régis Labeaume made his first public appearance since revealing last March that he has prostate cancer.
Two Alberta men in custody after allegedly stealing a truck and evading police

Two Alberta men in custody after allegedly stealing a truck and evading police

Two Alberta men have been arrested after allegedly stealing a vehicle and then evading police Saturday evening in West Kelowna.
Longtime Halifax ice technician reflects on magical Memorial Cup run

Longtime Halifax ice technician reflects on magical Memorial Cup run

For the entire Memorial Cup run, head ice technician Kelly Saunders has called the Scotiabank Centre his home. “I’ve lived here for about a week but it was a great tournament,” said Saunders.
Guelph residents invited to Baker District open house

Guelph residents invited to Baker District open house

The City of Guelph is hosting another round of open houses on the Baker District redevelopment project. Two are scheduled for Wednesday at the River Run Centre on Woolwich Street. The first is from 2-4 p.m. and the other is from 7-9 p.m.
Mike’s Monday Outlook: Finally, warm all week!

Mike’s Monday Outlook: Finally, warm all week!

I was at a function in Domain, Man. over the weekend and while this was a social gathering, there was no escaping ‘ weather talk’, especially in a farming community.
Apple vehicles are driving around Canada to improve its maps

Apple vehicles are driving around Canada to improve its maps

Apple will have vehicles driving around Canada this summer as part of its plan to improve its map features.