The Trans Mountain court ruling would have us accept a moral duty we can’t yet meet

For those of us long obsessed with the Trans Mountain telenovela, this Tsleil-Waututh Nation v. Canada ruling was the plot…

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Manitoba RCMP officer rushed to hospital after shots fired

An RCMP officer has been rushed to hospital after shots were fired Wednesday night in western Manitoba. The incident happened near…

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Free trade talks could finally see Canada raise de minimis levels for duty-free online shopping

One concession Canada seems likely to make in the current round of free trade discussions with the U.S. and Mexico…

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2 killed in 2-vehicle collision in Sturgeon County

A man and a woman are dead after a two-vehicle collision Monday evening in Sturgeon County, northwest of Edmonton.  Morinville…

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Ottawa deploys 200 troops to B.C. to help with wildfire fight

Ottawa is sending in the Armed Forces as B.C. deals with yet another destructive wildfire season that’s forced thousands of…

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Colour, culture and pride: Take in the sights of the 51st Toronto Caribbean Carnival

Photos The cultures of the Caribbean were on full display at the 51st Toronto Caribbean Carnival on Saturday, with more…

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Canadian ‘Dreamer’ in Edmonton sees new university program as his best hope

A young Ethiopian man living in Edmonton hopes getting into York University in Toronto would help him and his family…

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Pediatricians need more information on medical marijuana for kids, study says

About half of pediatric doctors surveyed about cannabis say they’ve encountered a young patient who had used marijuana for a…

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Charges dropped against rural Alberta homeowner accused of shooting trespasser

All charges have been dropped against a rural Alberta homeowner accused of shooting a trespasser on his property near Okotoks.…

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Exhaustion, concern and relief on board first Hercules airlift for Manitoba fire evacuees

Passengers on board the first military Hercules aircraft carrying residents from a fire-threatened Manitoba community were exhausted but relieved to…

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