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'One of the big names of Senate history,' Quebec's Joyal leaves Red Chamber

'One of the big names of Senate history,' Quebec's Joyal leaves Red Chamber

OTTAWA — In 2014, Justin Trudeau booted senators out of the Liberal caucus as part of his bid to transform Canada's Senate into a more independent, less partisan chamber of sober second thought.
Things for people in Canada to know about the coronavirus

Things for people in Canada to know about the coronavirus

Canada has three confirmed cases of the new coronavirus that has infected almost 10,000 people globally in the last two months.
Federal coffers post $11.8 billion deficit just past midway point of fiscal year

Federal coffers post $11.8 billion deficit just past midway point of fiscal year

OTTAWA — The federal government ran a deficit of $11.8 billion over seven months of its 2019-20 fiscal year compared with a deficit of $2.1 billion in the same period last year.
Brexit a 'step backwards' and Canada's coronavirus plans; In The News for Jan. 31

Brexit a 'step backwards' and Canada's coronavirus plans; In The News for Jan. 31

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Jan. 31 ... What we are watching in Canada ...
B.C. real estate portal goes national

B.C. real estate portal goes national

Company's listings will now cover major Canadian cities across the country
Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Search resumes for First World War warships in Lake Superior

Two French minesweepers built in Thunder Bay disappeared 99 years ago
Teen who lost both parents to mental health issues mailed letters to all 338 MPs, only 40 responded

Teen who lost both parents to mental health issues mailed letters to all 338 MPs, only 40 responded

Most conspicuous of the non-responses is the member for Papineau — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau
Uh guys? That's not a snowmobile trail

Uh guys? That's not a snowmobile trail

The James Bay Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) would like to remind the public and snowmobilers to stay off of airport runways.
10 years after tragic jail fire, Charlie says too little has changed

10 years after tragic jail fire, Charlie says too little has changed

Two men burned alive while locked in a jail cell in a building without a sprinkler system, fire extinguisher, or even a smoke alarm
Give the most precious gift of all

Give the most precious gift of all

Please join us at the Timmins community blood donor clinic at the St. Dominique Church Hall on Tuesday, December 29 or Wednesday, December 30