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Wab Kinew, Premier In Waiting

Reading Time: 5 minutes Ready for the challenge On Friday, November 18, 2022, Wab Kinew, the official opposition leader for Manitoba’s New Democrat Party (N.D.P.), and Jamie Moses, the Member of the Legislative Assembly (M.L.A) and Education Critic for St. Vital, visited and met with leaders of the Afro-Caribbean community. It has been a while since an official opposition Read More…

Appadurai, Is Who The People Of B.C Wants, But The NDP Executives Gave Them Eby
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Appadurai, Is Who The People Of B.C Wanted, But The NDP Executives Gave Them Eby

Reading Time: 2 minutes With the disqualification of his only rival, David Eby becomes British Columbia’s new premier by acclimation  “This is not how any of us expected this to end.” said David Eby Due to ongoing health reasons, B.C Premier Jon Horgan immediately stepped down from his role, triggering a leadership race for the top bureaucrat job within Read More…

Robert Falcon Ouellette Wins CBC's Live Debate To Become Winnipeg's Next Mayor
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Robert Falcon Ouellette Wins CBC’s Live Mayoral Debate

Reading Time: 6 minutes Previous front-runner candidates spoke with low energy and lacked excitement, which calls into question their front-runner status Last night’s C.B.C televised Winnipeg Mayoral debate among the selected candidates that polled 10% or higher had a clear winner; Robert Falcon Ouellette. He was poised and spoke confidently and passionately about the type of city he wanted Read More…

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Joe Pereira, Ready To Be The Next City Councillor Of Point Douglas

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pereira is grateful to have overcome a battle with addiction to become an advocate for ending homelessness and fighting for more resources to help combat addiction People learn and grow throughout their life by making decisions that profoundly affect their future and community. It is also a scientific fact a person’s environment or a significant Read More…

Weekend Round-up By Winnipeg Mayoral Candidates
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Weekend Round-up By Winnipeg Mayoral Candidates

Reading Time: 2 minutes With less than ten days left until the Winnipeg Mayoral elections, candidates are making the pitch to become the top civic bureaucrat. From tax rebates to less funding for Police, to removing employees from top positions, this week’s round-up had a bit of something for everyone.  Jenny Motkaluk: The runner-up to Bowman in 2018 had the Read More…

Community Advocate, Omar Kinnarath Ready To Be Daniel McIntyre's Next City Councillor
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Community Advocate, Omar Kinnarath Ready To Be Daniel McIntyre’s Next City Councillor

Reading Time: 2 minutes “Eight Years and I’m Out.” Said Kinnarath Omar Kinnarath, the lifelong resident and business owner in the Daniel McIntyre ward, said, “the constituents are ready for a more active and visible representation.” Kinnarath has spent decades as a community activist fighting to make Winnipeg an inclusive and accepting place for everyone of all faiths, beliefs, Read More…

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Vancouver Whitecaps to Play in 2023 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Vancouver Whitecaps to Play in 2023 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League Semifinalist in the 2016-2017 season, this is Vancouver’s third appearance in the highly coveted Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League. High-flying Canadian soccer side Vancouver Whitecaps FC is the only Canadian soccer club set to take part in the 2023 Scotiabank CONCACAF Champions League (SCCL). According to Read More…

Alleged Front Runner Candidates Skip Debate On Homelessness
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Alleged Front Runner Candidates Skip Debate On Homelessness

Reading Time: 2 minutes Winnipeg’s homeless issue should be a priority for all mayoral candidates Homelessness is a massive problem in Winnipeg, and on any given day, you can see countless individuals sleeping at the bus stops on the sidewalks, on the bus benches and sometimes in the middle of the streets. As Winnipeggers are set to head to Read More…

New Alberta Premier Danielle Smith, A Premier Without A Seat
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New Alberta Premier Danielle Smith, A Premier Without A Seat

Reading Time: < 1 minutes Smith will be sworn in on Tuesday as Alberta’s next Premier It took six rounds of voting for Alberta’s United Conservative Party members (UCP) to name their new premier and former Wild Rose party leader, DanielleSmith. Throughout her campaign, Smith was a lightning rod of conservatism at a point so far right she would make Read More…

Mayoral Candidate Ouellette, Announces Plan To Solve Winnipeg's Addiction Crisis
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Mayoral Candidate Ouellette, Announces Plan To Solve Winnipeg’s Addiction Crisis

Reading Time: 2 minutes Winnipeg’s meth crisis is one of the leading causes of opioid-related issues predominantly within the downtown core areas Winnipeg, Manitoba, – Today Mayoral candidate Robert Falcon Ouellette outlines his plan to solve the addictions crisis throughout Winnipeg through harm reduction, treatment & support.  Like many other big cities across Canada, Winnipeg is not immune to Read More…

B.C. Enables Farm-to-gate Sales Of Cannabis Products
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B.C. Enables Farm-to-gate Sales Of Cannabis Products

Reading Time: 2 minutes It’s been four years since the legalization of cannabis in B.C VICTORIA – The Province is introducing a new cannabis retail licence that will allow eligible federally licensed cannabis producers to sell non-medical cannabis products from stores located at their cultivation site. When the producer retail store (PRS) licence comes into effect on Nov. 30, 2022, Read More…

Winnipeg Minority Candidates Are Being Excluded From Future Mayoral Debates
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Winnipeg Minority Candidates Are Being Excluded From Future Mayoral Debates

Reading Time: 3 minutes Organizations are using a poll taken by 600 people to determine who makes it into future debates, resulting in the voices of minority candidates being silenced. The hardest thing a person can do is to put their name on a ballot wanting to represent their community. Along, with that courage, running in an election comes Read More…

Why Is Glen Murray Front Runner Based On Polling 0.0007202881% Of Winnipeg Population
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Why Is Glen Murray The Front Runner Based On Polling 0.0007% Of Winnipeg’s Population?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Will the media ever eliminate the need for polling? Winnipeg has roughly 833,000 people, but the media is hell-bent on portraying Glen Murray as the front runner to be the next Mayor based on the opinions of only 600 people. The Full Poll Breakdown by The Numbers Is it realistic to consider the opinion of less than Read More…

Mayoral Candidate Don Woodstock, Proposes Major Changes To Public Safety
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Mayoral Candidate Don Woodstock, Proposes Major Changes To Public Safety

Reading Time: < 1 minutes If elected, Woodstock would work to impose a zero-tolerance approach and mandatory imprisonment for those uttering threats Winnipeg Mayoral Candidate Don Woodstock held a press conference to denounce a series of death threats sent to him in the wake of comments made at an all-candidates debate. In light of the recent threats, Woodstock promised to Read More…

Lower Child Care Fees For British Columbia Families
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Lower Child Care Fees For British Columbia Families

Reading Time: 2 minutes B.C to reduce fees by 50% come December 2022 Too many families across Canada lack access to affordable, inclusive and high‑quality child care. That is why the Government of Canada has laid out a plan to provide parents in Canada with, on average, $10‑a‑day child care for children under six years old. This plan will make Read More…

MKO Demands "Top Priority" for First Nation Food Hunt
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MKO Demands “Top Priority” for First Nation Food Hunt

Reading Time: 2 minutes MKO Calls on Manitoba to Cancel Licenced Moose Hunting in the MKO Region Treaty Five Territory, Thompson, MB – The Grand Chief of the Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) Inc. has issued the third demand in nine months to the Manitoba Premier and responsible Ministers that Manitoba recognize the constitutionally-protected right of a “top priority” of First Nations Read More…

Elections Trending Western Canada

Mayoral Candidate Robert Falcon Ouellette To Create Separate Paramedic Service If Elected

Reading Time: 2 minutes A separate paramedic service will improve the wait time for critical services in emergency situations Winnipeg mayoral candidate Robert Falcon Ouellette promised to create a stand-alone paramedic service if elected as Winnipeg’s next Mayor. ‘Meeting the city’s response time target is important for patient outcomes,’ said Ouellette’ For heart attack, stroke and trauma patients, injuries Read More…

Bombers Humiliation Roughriders In Annual Banjo Bowl
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Bombers Demolish Roughriders In Annual Banjo Bowl

Reading Time: 2 minutes The lopsided 54-20 win will make the bus ride back to Saskatchewan long and silent. The defending back-to-back Grey Cup champs went into Saskatchewan and handled business in the annual Labour Day Classic. The Winnipeg Blue Bombers rolled into town sporting their league-best 11-1 record to face off against the 6-7 Roughriders. Even with the Read More…

Federal Government Announce $11.5-Million Investment To Build Net-Zero RCMP Building
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Federal Government Announce $11.5-Million Investment To Build Net-Zero RCMP Building

Reading Time: 2 minutes New Investments for Net-Zero RCMP Building in North Cowichan Across the country, Canadians are feeling the impacts of climate change. By investing in initiatives that lower greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, increase energy efficiency and support green infrastructure, we can accelerate our progress toward net zero by 2050 and help build strong, resilient and sustainable communities Read More…

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Myles Sanderson, Mass Stabbing Suspect Dead

Reading Time: 2 minutes Sanderson died of medical distress at a Saskatoon hospital Murder suspect Myles Sanderson dead after going into medical distress after being transported to Saskatoon general hospital. He was the only occupant present with the stolen vehicle at the time of his arrest. R.C.M.P commanding officer Rhonda Blackmore declined to say how Sanderson died as they Read More…

Mayoral Candidate Storms Out In The Middle Of Seniors Debate
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Mayoral Candidate Storms Out In The Middle Of Seniors Debate

Reading Time: 2 minutes Candidate Jenny Motkaluk, turned off potential voters when she walked out of the Good Neighbours Active Living Centre Mayoral debate The race to become Winnipeg’s next Mayor held its first debate yesterday, hosted by the Good Neighbours Active Living Centre. Out of the large field of 15 Mayoral hopefuls, only nine showed up for the Read More…