Canada

November 29, 2022

Manitoba Hydro revises its rate-hike request, cites cut in government charges

Move follows a decision by the Manitoba government last week to cut in half fees that the province charges the utility for debt guarantees and water usage
November 29, 2022

Ornge sees rise in child patient transfers as pediatric hospitals under pressure

Ornge says it has not transferred any pediatric patients outside Ontario so far
November 29, 2022

Ontario First Nation looks to put 'horsepower' behind residential school investigations

A northern Ontario Cree community on Tuesday announced a First Nations-led business partnership aimed at helping communities put some investigative “horsepower” behind their searches for unmarked graves at former residential school sites.
November 29, 2022

Ford government plans to appeal after Ontario court strikes down Bill 124

The Ford government plans to appeal an Ontario court decision striking down a law that limited wage increases for public sector workers, more commonly known as Bill 124.
November 29, 2022

Winnipeg Foundation willed $500M, largest gift to a Canadian charity by an individual

The Winnipeg Foundation says it has received the largest gift ever made to a Canadian charity by an individual — a $500-million bequest by a local business owner who died earlier this year.
November 29, 2022

National RCMP watchdog launches review into arrest of Alberta teen with autism

The Civilian Review and Complaints Commission for the RCMP has launched an investigation into the arrest and detention of an Alberta teenager with autism who was apprehended at a playground in October. 
November 29, 2022

Thousands without power on B.C.'s South Coast as snow batters the region

More than 30,000 people on Vancouver Island were without power Tuesday evening as snow continued to hit B.C.'s South Coast, according to B.C. Hydro.
November 29, 2022

'I'm tired of it': London, Ont., cyclist struck twice by minivan in violent altercation caught on video

A young man from London, Ont., is shaken up after an alleged weekend road rage incident during which the driver of a minivan tried to run him over and quickly drove off.
November 29, 2022

Latest GDP numbers show Canada's economy is still growing, but signs of slowdown are everywhere

Canada's economy expanded slightly in September, with the country's gross domestic product growing by 0.7 per cent during the third quarter.
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