October 6, 2014

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PREP FOOTBALL: Bronco duo earns statewide attention for school records ...

Holly Pond quarterback Michael Lambert, pictured earlier this season, broke the Broncos' single-game passing record with 429 yards last Friday at Winston County. The sophomore...

GOP Senate Races Get Cash Infusion

Rob Portman, finance chairman of the NRSC. “Our record fundraising month is an ... McConnell with a clear lead, this Bluegrass Poll is obviously an...

MSU Bhangra team a blend of tradition, modernity

“It's a folk dance that is very high energy, and involves a lot of fast, upbeat movements,” Raizada said. After being an all-girls team for...

Vancouver police refer complaint about Metis groups to federal government By ...

OTTAWA - A complaint about the Metis National Council and one of its provincial affiliates has been handed to the federal government. However Aboriginal Affairs...

Jets Spiral Deeper Into Futility

Credit Chris Carlson/Associated Press ... Thinking he had a few hours before meetings, Smith went to a movie, watching the first 30 minutes — if...

Controversial prostitution bill passed

Justice Minister Peter MacKay was behind the new legislation, Bill C-36, and took the approach that it would criminalize the purchase of sex, but not...

Patriots Beat: Just like old times for Brady, Pats in win over Bengals

ABC News In a move uncharacteristic of the 2014 Patriots thus far, the home team answered, marching 86 yards in 10 plays, with a 16-yard TD-and-spike...

Controversial prostitution bill passed

Justice Minister Peter MacKay was behind the new legislation, Bill C-36, and took the approach that it would criminalize the purchase of sex, but not...

GSP releases names in fatal Stephens County wreck

. By Rob Moore Editor. EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT. click to enlarge. TOCCOA - A Stephens County man was killed when the 1988 Honda...

Spring Racing Hat Milliners Talk Style And Etiquette

Having counted Christian Lacroix as a friend and mentor since he was 15 years of age, Benoît Missolin always knew that fashion was his passion.

New concern worldwide as nurse in Spain gets Ebola

Already hospitalized in the U.S., a critically ill Liberian man, Thomas Duncan, began receiving an experimental drug in Dallas. But there were encouraging signs for...

Canada's newest resource is flexible, sustainable, potentially unlimited

(subscription)The photograph by Jake Wright. Elephant Song, directed by Montreal's Charles Binamé, and film crew at the Movie Night on the Hill pictured...

No magic pill solutions in Rona Ambrose's crusade against opioids

Canada's Minister of Health, Rona Ambrose, is on a crusade to bring doctors to heel on the overprescription of opioid painkillers. She says doctors are...

Letter: Duncan staffer responds to queries

The News Sentinel recently published a list of rhetorical questions from a man with many false claims about U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. I...

MPs unsure about combat in Iraq

Much of the debate Monday focused on the many atrocities committed by ISIS. Defence Minister Rob Nicholson called ISIS “a threat to everyone in the...

Grand jury: 'Sloppy' drug investigation, not criminal intent, led to toddler's ...

Grand jury: 'Sloppy' drug investigation, not criminal intent, led to toddler's injuries. By Rob Moore Editor. EMAIL STORY CONTACT EDITOR PRINT. Tweet. click to enlarge.

For once, Jason Kenney and the Tories side with labour

Jason Kenney, the Minister of Employment, is justified in not backing down on the changes to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, which limit the numbers...

Short & Sweet: Armenian food, drought photos and art

29 edition, and includes a short commentary by Dana Goodyear. Matt's photos of California and Mexico are on exhibit in the Anastasia Photo gallery in...

Julian Fantino: 2014 annus horribilis

(subscription). Veterans have become less amused as Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino's tenure unfolded. The contrasts with his predecessor, Steven Blaney, are stark. By...

Canadians deserve to participate in informed conversation on privacy, surveillance

(subscription)Subscribe to the print and electronic editions and get instant access to The online. Quick Purchase. Purchase this weeks' edition of The ...

Civil War veteran gets his due

Sarah was kin to John Duncan, whose ancestors came to Antrim from Ireland in 1773, according to “History of the Town of Antrim, NH, from...

How the Big Tobacco Deal Went Bad

But that's not all: Nine states — Alaska, California, Iowa, Michigan, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Rhode Island and West Virginia — and Washington, D.C.,...

Second International Summit of Cooperatives kicks off today in Quebec City

Co-Operative News (press release)The opening ceremony took place in the presence of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Canada's Minister of Infrastructure, Communities, and Intergovernmental Affairs and...

Canada has moral obligation to strike in Iraq, John Baird says

OTTAWA - Platitudes and bandages aren't enough to stop the terror campaign waged by Islamic State extremists, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird said Monday as...

'Hospice event was a success'

... Finley-Dencker, Bryden Motors, Burtness Chevrolet, Filling Station, Alibi, The Mouse, Krueger Haskell Golf Course, Brass Rail, Knutes, Beloit Snappers, Parkway Hair Fashions, Bass Creek...

Must-see QP: Mulcair leads on #MMIW

Status of Women Minister Kellie Leitch responded with her usual response: The government is spending money to reduce violence against aboriginal women, the opposition always...

Uber Hires Former Lyft COO VanderZanden to Spur International Growth - Re/code

Re/code Uber Hires Former Lyft COO VanderZanden to Spur International GrowthRe/codeAnd now Uber has scooped him up in a talent grab to up its ability to...

Speech to Parliament in Support of Airstrikes Against ... - John Baird

Speech to Parliament in Support of Airstrikes Against ISIL in Iraq. Categories: Speeches and Remarks. October 6, 2014 – House of Commons. Check against delivery.

David MacLeod, Veterans Advocate, Vying For Peter MacKay's Seat In Federal ...

But late last month the plain-spoken veterans rights advocate was elected to become the Liberal candidate in Central Nova, the Conservative stronghold where he will...

Movie Night on the Hill: Elephant Song's premiere Sept. 29 in Ottawa

(subscription) (subscription)Elephant Song, directed by Montreal's Charles Binamé, and film crew at the Movie Night on the Hill pictured with sponsors and host, Heritage...

John Baird announces $10 million in aid for ISIS victims as debate on combat ...

John Baird says $5 million will go to victims of sexual violence in Iraq and another $5 million towards investigating and prosecuting crimes of sexual...

Does Question Period need to be reformed? Why or why not? And how can it be ...

(subscription)Telefilm's Michel Roy, Elephant Song's director Charles Binamé, Heritage Minister Shelly Glover, Elephant Song's producer Richard Goudreau and Patrick Roy of Les Films Seville,...

Farmers still waiting for better default protection on grain sales

In 2009, western Canadian farm groups submitted a report to Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz outlining options for a program to provide security to producers when...

Pharmacare: Call growing louder for national prescription drug plan

Federal Health Minister Rona Ambrose didn't commit to a national strategy last week when pharmacare was raised as she met with her provincial and territorial...

Pop icon's bra causes a stir in Macomb County

Finley Peter Dunne (1867-1936), Chicago-based journalist, describing his duties. Those of us who chose journalism as a career like to ... My wife, Diane, says...

Civilians may be sent on Canada's mission against Islamic State

A spokeswoman for Defence Minister Rob Nicholson could not immediately say how many civilians would be part of the deployment. A spokeswoman for L-3 referred...

Government leaves door open for combat mission beyond six months

Defence Minister Rob Nicholson responds to a question during Question Period in the House of Commons, Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 in Ottawa. Nicholson is refusing...

Stamp commemorates "Wait for Me Daddy" photograph made famous as symbol ...

Stamp commemorates "Wait for Me Daddy" photograph made famous as symbol ... (press release)"It is an honour to recognize this historic photograph, which touched so...

Report credits Ottawa's surprise revenue, accounting change for lower deficit

Treasury Board President Tony Clement, who oversees how departments manage the various spending cuts and budget freezes that are part of the government's plan to...

ISIL's 'dark clouds of terror' must be stopped, Baird ... - Ottawa Citizen

Painting the issue as one of moral responsibility, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird accused the opposition of “grasping for any reason not to support Canada's...

Julian Fantino: 2014 Annus Horribilis | Canadian Veterans Advocacy

Full article…. Hill times edited some out due to space issue on the printed version, Be advised that every MP and Senator will be getting...

Major Projects Underway to Manage Traffic at Border Crossings

From a U.S. and Canadian Federal perspective, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson traveled from Washington to Ottawa last week to meet with his counterpart...

Sportsday

- rolling sports newsBBC SportColchester have made their second signing of the day, with Ipswich full-back Elliott Hewitt joining on a month's loan. Ex-Norwich...

Home News Controversial deal with South Korea could benefit... - www.muskokaregion.com/?

Home News Controversial deal with South Korea could benefit...www.muskokaregion.com/?MUSKOKA - A new free trade deal between Canada and South Korean could benefit businesses in this...

Small Publishers Fair 2014

(blog) (blog)This year's special exhibition, Herman de Vries – Books and Editions (first shown in the Van Abbemuseum in Einhoven, 2013-201), is curated by...

Special lapel pin for veterans available in Thornhill

On Sept.10, Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, announced a new national tribute to mark the 75th anniversary of Canada's involvement in the Second World...

Canada desperately needs to update its laws for digital era

(subscription)Telefilm's Michel Roy, Elephant Song's director Charles Binamé, Heritage Minister Shelly Glover, Elephant Song's producer Richard Goudreau and Patrick Roy of Les Films Seville,...

Editorials: In a flap over mice, muskrats and art

Those historic fur toppers “will not be discontinued, despite the efforts of the radical animal-rights activists,” said Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq of Nunavut, a staunch...