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Quebec to table budget on March 12 amid warnings of larger deficit – Montreal

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted February 22, 2024 11:16 am 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size The Quebec government will present a budget on March 12 that is expected to have a larger deficit than originally estimated. Quebec’s Finance Minister Eric Girard said Thursday …

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Protesters march for accountability in fatal shooting of 19-year-old by Winnipeg police – Winnipeg

Protestors marched in Winnipeg Saturday afternoon demanding accountability in the fatal police shooting of a 19-year-old at the beginning of the year. Afolabi Opaso was shot by police on New Year’s Eve. “He was, you know, a nice young man, starting to get into adulthood, 19, a studious student. And …

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Quebec schools can stay open during March break, but it’s not mandatory

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Quebec’s public schools can stay open during March break to make up for lost class time — but it won’t be mandatory, the province’s education minister said Tuesday. Bernard Drainville announced a $300-million plan to help students catch up after the labour conflict …

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Montrealers participate in 15th annual multiple myeloma march – Montreal

Around 100 people participated in the 15th annual multiple myeloma march Sunday morning at John Abbott college in the West Island. Multiple myeloma remains relatively unknown but 11 Canadians are diagnosed with the disease every day, making it the second most common blood cancer. “The chances that I was going …

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Winnipeg students march for peace at tenth annual elementary school Peace Walk – Winnipeg

A thousand Winnipeg students spent Friday morning marching around the Canadian Museum for Human Rights for the tenth annual elementary school Peace Walk. The march is a way for students to get involved when it comes to advocating for a more peaceful world. “We cannot, as adults, think that children …

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Driver charged in March crash that struck and killed girl in Peterborough

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The driver of an SUV has been charged in a crash that claimed the life of a three-year-old girl in Peterborough, Ont., in March. According to the Peterborough Police Service, on March 23, an SUV travelling on Woodglade Boulevard left the road, …

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Justice march for Linda Beardy ended in a Winnipeg police protest on Friday – Winnipeg

What started as a march for justice for Linda Beardy on Friday evening ended in a protest against the Winnipeg Police Service. At 5 p.m. a rally began at the intersection of Portage and Main. Hundreds chanted, hugged family members, and sang songs in memory of the 33-year-old mother, whose …

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Your Saskatchewan photo of the day: March 2023

Descrease article font size Increase article font size As the days grow longer and winter slowly gives way to spring, photographers continue to capture the beauty that is Saskatchewan. We want to see the wonderful photos you capture from all over the province. Each day, Global Saskatoon and Global Regina …

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Wesley moving programs to larger site next winter, day centre to close in March – Hamilton

Descrease article font size Increase article font size A central Hamilton, Ont. non-profit supporting those experiencing poverty and homelessness says its set to relocate to a larger site, currently housing a retirement residence. In a release on Tuesday, Wesley Urban Ministries says it has an agreement to move from it’s …

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