Latest Stories

By: Lindsay Briscoe - 16 December 2014 - 0 Comments

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada (AANDC) Minister Bernard Valcourt announced on Dec. 8 that the federal government is taking court action against five First Nations that have not complied with [...]

By: Lindsay Briscoe - 16 December 2014 - 0 Comments

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE In her annual report released last week, Ontario’s auditor general Bonnie Lysyk pointed out 12 provincial programs that she found do not provide value for money; “smart” meters being at the [...]

By: Claire Cudahy - 16 December 2014 - 0 Comments

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY You think that cab ride home from The Balmer is expensive now? Taxi fares could go up even more in the new year. In November, the Treasury and By-Law Department of [...]

By: Claire Cudahy - 09 December 2014 - 0 Comments

BY CLAIRE CUDAHY Helping Aboriginal students succeed in apprenticeships and postsecondary education was the topic of discussion for Anderson Electric owner Ken Anderson at the community report meeting for Confederation College last week. “At [...]

By: Lindsay Briscoe - 09 December 2014 - 0 Comments

BY LINDSAY BRISCOE Last week, two days before the 25th anniversary of the Montreal Massacre, the Ontario government announced a number of initiatives surrounding violence, harassment, and discrimination of women. “Twenty-five years ago on [...]