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Liberals set hiring, procurement rules for federally-funded projects

Liberals set hiring, procurement rules for federally-funded projects

OTTAWA — Cities, provinces and territories building new roads, bridges, water and transit systems funded with federal dollars will have to let Indigenous Peoples, veterans and recent immigrants have a hand in those projects under new rules being unve

Here's a list May inflation rates for Canadian provinces, territories

OTTAWA — Canada's national annual inflation rate was 2.2 per cent in May, Statistics Canada says. Here's what happened in the provinces (previous month in brackets): — Newfoundland and Labrador: 1.8 per cent (1.5) — Prince Edward Island: 2.4 (2.

Here's a list of May inflation rates for selected Canadian cities

OTTAWA — Canada's national annual inflation rate was 2.2 per cent in May, Statistics Canada says.
N.L. confronts its archaic coat of arms depicting 'noble savage'

N.L. confronts its archaic coat of arms depicting 'noble savage'

Another archaic symbol of Canada's colonial past is under the microscope.
In the news today, June 22

In the news today, June 22

Five stories in the news for Friday, June 22 ——— PROTEST TEEPEE BACK UP AT SASK.
'Hot Dog Water' seller in Vancouver gets laughs, sales with savvy marketing

'Hot Dog Water' seller in Vancouver gets laughs, sales with savvy marketing

VANCOUVER — A Vancouver man who sold bottles of "Hot Dog Water" for nearly $40 each says he was trying to see how marketing of health claims backed by supposed science amounts to quick sales.
Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Two French minesweepers built in Thunder Bay disappeared 99 years ago
Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Ontario researchers working on way to cure weed faster

Don't panic, but they are worried there might not be enough