Tags » ImSxQ

Alberta city votes to keep money flowing to supervised drug consumption site

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — City council in Lethbridge, Alta., has voted down a motion that called on the provincial government to pull funding for a supervised drug consumption facility in the city. 335 more words

PMN News

Two dead, four injured in multi-vehicle collision north of Thunder Bay, Ont.

THUNDER BAY, Ont. — Provincial police say two people died and four others were injured in a multi-vehicle collision east of Thunder Bay, Ont.

They say the crash happened at 6 p.m. 77 more words

PMN News

In the news today, Aug. 20

Four stories in the news for Tuesday, Aug. 20

——

SCHEER WON’T ‘LIFT FINGER’ FOR ‘JIHADI JACK’

Neither the governing Liberals nor the Opposition Conservatives expressed enthusiasm for trying to secure the release of the overseas prisoner dubbed “Jihadi Jack” by the British media. 591 more words

PMN News

Former child refugee from Somalia facing unfair deportation: advocates

HALIFAX — Refugee advocates are launching a last-minute appeal for an Edmonton man facing deportation to Somalia this week, saying the case of the former child refugee is similar to that of a Nova Scotia man who was allowed to stay in Canada. 623 more words

PMN News

Pick Six: New co-ordinators with chance to make big impact

As major college football programs grow in size and complexity, the most important job a head coach has is hiring talented assistants and staff members. 561 more words

AP

Woman dies in hospital after alleged hit-and-run in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont.

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE, Ont. — Police say a woman who was hit by a pickup truck in an alleged hit-and-run in Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ont., over the weekend has died in hospital. 83 more words

PMN News

Ride-hailing policies set in B.C., board chair says taxi industry dissatisfied

VICTORIA — New policies for ride-hailing services in British Columbia will allow companies such as Uber and Lyft to operate a limitless number of vehicles beyond geographical boundaries that are in place for the taxi industry. 513 more words

PMN News