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Man accused in death of Winnipeg teen Tina Fontaine not guilty

Raymond Cormier was accused of killing Indigenous 15-year-old and dumping her body in the Red River

Student protest outside White House a snapshot of American gun debate

Demonstrators take part in a student protest for gun control legislation in front of the White House

Feds can’t do much to fight fake news in Canada

Federal government can’t do much to fight fake news: Canadian Heritage documents

Alberta takes out full-page ads in B.C. over strained relationship

It’s the latest move between the two provinces over progress on Trans Mountain pipeline expansion

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Toddler swept away in Ontario floods

Toddler missing as flooding forces thousands from their homes in Ontario

Alliance Common Vision Concert raised about $2,000

Valentines Day tea goes ahead in Alliance despite blizzard-like weather

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Toronto Maple Leafs alumni game looks to collect up to $25K

Funds raised from huge Castor hockey event will support arena renovations

  • Feb 22nd, 2018

Local team wins Halkirk Seniors bonspiel

Yoga classes available in Halkirk area

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Rimbey-area ambulance’s slow response time angers family

Rimbey-area woman suffers stroke, waits nearly an hour for ambulance

  • Feb 21st, 2018

Greyhound cleared to end routes in northern B.C., Vancouver Island

Company says nine routes have dropped 30% in ridership in last five years

Clearview Public School Trustees to fund staffing needs and school grants

Trustees provided staffing updates, prepare for budget workshop ahead of the spring provincial budget

BC Wine Institute to take legal action against Alberta

The BC Wine Institute to seek injunction to protect B.C. wineries from Alberta wine ban

Trudeau reiterates denial of Sikh separatists in cabinet, condemns extremism

“We will always stand against violent extremism, but we understand that diversity of views is one of the great strengths of Canada.”

Trump says more must be done to protect children

In a tweet Tuesday night, Trump indicated he wants to strengthen the background check system, but offered no specifics.

Evangelist Billy Graham has died at 99

Graham died Wednesday morning at his home in Montreat, North Carolina.

Widow of avalanche victim sues Golden lodge operator

A woman from Alberta is suing guides, their mountain guide association and the lodge operator for negligence

Patrick Brown’s Tory leadership bid fate looms

Brown’s bid to for Tory leadership to be decided on Wednesday

Yelling vulgar slur at reporter not a crime says judge

Judge rules ‘vulgar’ slur against reporter was not a public disturbance

Students head to Florida capital to press for gun law change

Young protestors are joining a grassroots movement against gun violence in the wake of last week’s school shooting in Parkland, Florida

Liberals look at use-it-or-lose-it parental leave for dads

Liberals looking at creating a use-it-or-lose-it leave for fathers, Trudeau says