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Alberta First Nation to sign child welfare agreement with feds without the province

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 1, 2023 10:03 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size An Alberta First Nation is to sign an agreement today with Ottawa giving it the autonomy to administer its child welfare. Louis Bull Tribe at Maskwacis, Alta., south of Edmonton, would …

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Federal Green leader urges Mike Schreiner to think twice about Liberal offer

The leader of Ontario’s Green party is being urged to stick to his roots, even as Mike Schreiner contemplates a run for the leadership of another provincial political party. Schreiner is being courted by a group of Ontario Liberals who released an open letter asking him to consider abandoning the …

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Brampton mayor proposes distributing free faraday bags to combat car thefts – Toronto

Brampton’s mayor is proposing a pilot program to combat a significant rise in auto thefts that would see free Faraday bags given to residents in the city. Patrick Brown said that the bags would be distributed to thousands of car owners in five areas of Brampton. Faraday bags are “inexpensive …

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Grand Theatre artistic director to step down after 7 years – London

The Grand Theatre’s artistic director is stepping down after seven years of spearheading numerous productions, some even amidst a global pandemic, in London, Ont. Dennis Garnhum’s resignation was announced at the end of the theatre’s 2021/22 annual general meeting on Tuesday, saying that he will take his final bow at …

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Health care deal should come shortly after Feb. 7 meeting with PM: Ford

Ontario Premier Doug Ford says he hopes the provinces can reach a health-care deal with the federal government shortly after their meeting next week with the prime minister. Ford echoed recent comments from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that a deal will not be signed at the meeting set for Feb. …

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Immigration alone won’t help companies that are ‘starved’ for workers, experts say – National

Experts say Canada’s plan to increase immigration may ease some pressures in the labour market, but bigger changes are needed to ensure new permanent residents are matched with the jobs that most need filling. With the unemployment rate at historic lows, many companies are “starved” for workers, and new immigrants …

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Man, woman killed after 2-vehicle crash on Route 105 in Quebec’s Outaouais region

A man and a woman were killed in a two-vehicle collision in Quebec’s Outaouais region that also left two other people seriously injured Tuesday evening. The MRC des Collines-de-l’Outaouais police were called around 7 p.m. to the scene on Route 105 in the Farrellton sector in La Pêche, about 30 …

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ਮਨਧੀਰ ਸਿੰਘ ਦਿਓਲ ਨਵੀਂ ਦਿੱਲੀ, 1 ਫਰਵਰੀ ਸ਼੍ਰੋਮਣੀ ਅਕਾਲੀ ਦਲ ਦੇ ਪ੍ਰਧਾਨ ਤੇ ਸੰਸਦ ਮੈਂਬਰ ਸੁਖਬੀਰ ਸਿੰਘ ਬਾਦਲ ਨੇ ਕੇਂਦਰੀ ਬਜਟ 2023-24 ਨੂੰ ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ, ਪੇਂਡੂ ਗਰੀਬਾਂ ਅਤੇ ਨੌਜਵਾਨਾਂ ਲਈ ਨਾਕਾਮ ਕਰਾਰ ਦਿੱਤਾ ਹੈ। ਉਨ੍ਹਾਂ ਕਿਹਾ ਕਿ ਕਿਸਾਨਾਂ ਦੀ ਆਮਦਨ ਦੁੱਗਣੀ ਨਹੀਂ ਹੋਈ ਅਤੇ ਘੱਟੋ-ਘੱਟ ਸਮਰਥਨ ਮੁੱਲ ‘ਤੇ ਸਾਰੀਆਂ ਫਸਲਾਂ ਦੀ …

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