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Calgarians have lost over $22 million to cryptocurrency scams in 2023 – Calgary

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Calgary police want to caution and educate the public about the red flags of cryptocurrency scams after Calgarians were swindled out of more than $22.5 million in 340 reported cryptocurrency scams so far this year. Compare that with 2022, when Calgarians lost …

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Ontario’s BORN birth registry breach sees data ‘taken’ from 3.4 million

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Around 3.4 million people who sought pregnancy care and advice in Ontario between January 2010 and May 2023 were affected by a cybersecurity breach. Better Outcomes Registry and Network or “BORN” announced the breach in a statement on Monday. BORN was made …

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Federal Fiona recovery fund providing $9 million for community comfort centres

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted September 22, 2023 12:40 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size The federal government is providing $9 million to help communities hit by post-tropical storm Fiona ensure they’re ready to offer residents refuge from the next big storm. The money comes …

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Ontario government adds $160 million to skills training funding

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted August 25, 2023 6:54 am Updated August 25, 2023 10:32 am Descrease article font size Increase article font size Ontario is set to put $160 million toward skills training programs, prioritizing help for people on social assistance and people with criminal records. Labour Minister …

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Lotto Max ticket in B.C. splits $70 million jackpot

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Two people in Western Canada, one being from B.C.’s Interior, are rich after splitting Tuesday night’s $70 million Lotto Max draw. According to the B.C. Lottery Corporation, a person in Kamloops and another in Alberta matched all seven numbers — each won …

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Lucky Canuck: Meet a Canadian who’s won $1 million for a 2nd time

When people say, “Crazier things have happened,” they’re likely referring to situations like this. One New Brunswick man is setting new standards for what it means to have “good luck,” as he recently became a two-time $1 million Atlantic Lottery winner. Jim Slater of Shediac Cape, N.B., previously stumbled upon …

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Manitoba spends $260 million to enhance learning environments for students – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size The Manitoba government is spending $260 million to enhance learning environments for students in the province, Consumer Protection and Government Services Minister James Teitsma and Education and Early Childhood Learning Minister Wayne Ewasko announced Wednesday. “With growing communities, Manitoba families need quality …

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Winnipeg to spend $1.25 million for renovations to 19 community centres – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Winnipeg is spending $1.25 million through a renovations grant program to renovate 19 community centres in the city. “This program is a crucial investment in our community centres, ensuring they have the necessary resources to undertake repairs, upgrades and safety improvements that …

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Winnipeg co-workers strike gold with $1 million Lotto Max win – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size A group of co-workers in Winnipeg are celebrating after they bagged $1 million in a Lotto Max win. The prize was won in the June 2 draw and Ryan Camia along with 20 of his co-workers could not believe they had actually won. …

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CancerCare Manitoba Foundation recipient of historic $27 million dollar donation – Winnipeg

By Kevin Hirschfield Global News Posted May 31, 2023 11:46 pm Descrease article font size Increase article font size It’s a record-setting gift being called momentous for cancer research in Manitoba. The CancerCare Manitoba Foundation has received a $27 million donation from the Paul Albrechtsen Foundation, which is the largest …

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