Premier Rachel Notley promised Alberta municipalities that the province would provide some funding to help with enforcement and other costs associated with the legalization of cannabis.“We’ve heard your concerns about funding loud and clear,”...
Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservative government is failing to tackle the issue of drug dealing pharmacists, critics say, amid an opioid crisis that’s killing Canadians in record numbers.The allegations follow a Global News/Toronto Star investigation...
Municipal elections are less than a month away. In South Frontenac, there is a three-way race for mayor.The incumbent, a county council manager, and a businessman are all looking for votes.Incumbent Ron Vandewal has...
A complaint has been filed about two Hamilton Police officers. READ MORE: Hamilton police release description of shooter in killing of Brampton man Talli Osborne, who was born with no arms and missing bones in her...
The woman convicted of killing eight-year-old Tori Stafford has been transferred from a federal prison to a healing lodge in Saskatchewan.Terri-Lynne McClintic, who was 18-years-old at the time, was convicted of first-degree murder in...
The Nova Scotia government says it will be investing $1.9 million to bring up to 37 new school buses to the Halifax region.In a press release Thursday afternoon, the province said an implementation plan...
With the legalization of cannabis coming Oct. 17, it’s crunch time at the city’s development appeals board as it hears cases from potential cannabis shop owners appealing rejected shop applications. Community groups will also...
Ottawa police say they need the public’s help in identifying two suspects who they believe robbed a young man downtown on Rideau Street last month. Shortly after 5 p.m. on Aug. 21, the young man...
Eric Berntson, a former Saskatchewan and federal politician who served jail time for fraud, has died. He was 77.Berntson first entered provincial politics in 1975 when he won the Souris-Cannington riding as a Progressive Conservative.He served...
TORONTO – The Ontario government is poised to introduce legislation today governing the licensing and regulation of the province’s private cannabis retail marketplace.The Progressive Conservative government says the bill will make the Alcohol and...

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