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Trove of Winnipeg lab firing documents will face committee study

MPs sitting on a special House of Commons committee will study the trove of documents released last month detailing allegations against two scientists fired from a high-security lab in Winnipeg. Members of the special committee on the Canada–People’s Republic of China relationship met Tuesday at the request of Conservative foreign affairs critic …

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2 Winnipeggers face robbery charges after tip from public leads to arrest – Winnipeg

By Daisy Woelk Global News Posted March 22, 2024 12:21 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size With the help of the public, police have arrested a Winnipeg duo following a string of robberies. Just before 10 p.m. Thursday, Winnipeg police said investigators used a …

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Nunavut kids in care face loneliness, despair as millions spent to send them south

Iqaluit, Nunavut — Connie MacIntosh was working as a social service worker in Pond Inlet, a tiny hamlet in Nunavut, when her phone rang. On the line was a representative from a company operating group homes for youth in southern Ontario, more than 3,000 kilometres away. She said the caller …

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‘Very traumatized’: Arrest made in case of Toronto senior shot in the face with pellet gun

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Toronto police say they have made an arrest in the case of a woman who was shot in the face with a pellet gun in the city’s east end. On Feb. 28, police said a 76-year-old woman was walking in the Hupfield …

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Manitoba international students face health-care dilemma due to lack of coverage – Winnipeg

Manitoba international students continue to struggle with healthcare according to a new report. Published by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives, the report highlights testimonies from international students about the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic. “We believe that the findings presented in this report shed light on an important human …

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‘Slap in the face’: Ex-Mandalorian star’s invite to FAN EXPO prompts backlash – BC

FAN EXPO returns to Vancouver next month with a list of stars, including Elijah Wood and Danny Trejo, but one guest is raising some eyebrows. Gina Carano is best known for her work in The Mandalorian and Deadpool. However, her strong political views on issues such as the 2020 U.S. …

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‘There’s just not enough nurses,’ MNU president says in face of 30-hour wait times – Winnipeg

The union representing thousands of nurses across Manitoba is sounding the alarm about what it says are uncomfortable working conditions at the Health Sciences Centre. In a statement on X, formerly known as Twitter, Manitoba Nurses Union (MNU) said the wait time at the hospital ring in at over 30 …

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Far from home, Indigenous students face challenges getting education but there’s hope

Charla Moonias lost her friends, her language and the connection to her culture after she left her northern Ontario First Nation at 14 years old to go to school hundreds of kilometres away. There was little support available as she struggled with addictions, tried to cope with the suicides of …

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Foreign workers at subsidized EV battery plant a ‘slap in the face’: union

NextStar Energy Inc. says it expects upwards of 900 foreign workers to help build its heavily subsidized electric vehicle battery plant in Windsor, Ont. The head of Canada’s Building Trades Unions calls the move “a slap in the face” and an “insult to Canadian taxpayers.” The statement from the union …

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