Nathan Austin insists he is ready to fill boots of John Baird as Falkirk prepare for crunch Morton clash

NATHAN AUSTIN insists he will be ready to fill the void left by in-form John Baird as Falkirk prepare for their “biggest game of the...

Rebel Media's Freedom Rally Was Bonkers

Rebel Media's “Freedom Rally” at Canada Christian College in Toronto on February 15 was as chilling as you can imagine. Some of the hundreds in...

Last-ditch bid to turf Jason Kenney from Alberta PC leadership race fails

A last-ditch attempt to get Jason Kenney kicked out of the Alberta Progressive Conservative leadership race has failed. Party president Katherine O'Neill has ruled a...

Trudeau, Trump relationship begins on cordial grounds

(subscription)Former Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz went as far as to say Trump “takes this stuff with a very thin skin” when asked Feb. 9...

Grand Re-opening of Hot Yoga Bradford!

Trying a yoga pose, from left, MP for York-Simcoe Peter Van Loan, studio owner Kim Henrick and BWG Mayor Rob Keffer, at the re-opening of...

Goodyear Tire & Rubber names 3 finalists for Highway Hero Award

“The Goodyear Highway Hero Award is the oldest and most prestigious honor of its kind,” said Gary Medalis, marketing director, Goodyear. “Goodyear is proud to...

The struggling Tyneside Times is the setting for a journalistic shaggy dog story

I lost it in the undergrowth and not only because most of the baddies seem to come in the form of Gary Goodyear, an actor...

Kellie Leitch Launches Petition Against Motion To Recognize And Study Bigotry

Progressive-Conservative candidate Kellie Leitch has launched a petition to oppose Motion M-103, a private member's motion introduced by Liberal MP Iqra Khalid intended to recognize...

Another complaint calls for Jason Kenney to be removed from PC leadership race

The Progressive Conservative party's executive board will meet once again to discuss a complaint calling for leadership candidate Jason Kenney to be booted from the...

Playground Winter Festival: Le Floch Wins Second Title

Jonathan Bussieries, Brian Morgan, David Valcourt-Dube, Rodney Ramalho, Michael Malm, Laurence Grondin and Ruben Perceval all took their shot but faded out before the money.

Conservative leadership candidate Lisa Raitt speaks in Brantford

The Conservative Party of Canada leadership race is expected to heat up in the coming months, and Milton MP Lisa Raitt is hoping to capture...

Marshwood High releases second-term honor roll

Christian Chagnon, Jessica Cleary-Reuning, Anna Dimmerling, Halliday Dinsmore-Patch, Nicholas Garrepy, Luke Kovalcin, Amy Lucero Obando, Erin Moynihan, Casey Perry, Colin Ready, Alaina Smith, Keaton Stone,...

Former Ed Fast senior advisor Adam Taylor launches trade firm

(subscription) (subscription)Adam Taylor speaks while University of Waterloo's Political Science professor Bessma Momani, International Civil Liberties Monitoring Group's National Coordinator Monia Mazigh, and CBC...

Billionaire firm's updated lobbying records corroborate Rona Ambrose's story

An aerospace company owned by a billionaire Calgary oilman who took Rona Ambrose aboard his yacht in the Caribbean has recently updated a lobbying report...

John Lawrence Baird

Professor Emeriti, Oklahoma State University, John Baird died suddenly January 28, 2017, in his home in Stillwater. Survived by his wife, Carolyn Bauer Baird, 4...

Sarah Leamon: It only costs $15 to thwart Kellie Leitch and Kevin O ...

Are you, like most Canadians, shocked and horrified by the current political climate south of the border?Like it or not, Leitch is our MP -...

John Baird expected to miss crunch Morton clash – as Falkrik boss Peter Houston tips Nathan Austin for big things

FALKIRK have been dealt a hammer blow ahead of their mouth-watering clash against Morton after in-form John Baird was ruled out with a hamstring strain.

Marlins try to move on in first camp without Jose Fernandez: 'He loved so hard; he cared so much.'

“Everyone knows what we went through in this clubhouse,” said outfielder Christian Yelich. “It was tough. It's still tough for everybody, coming back to camp...

Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier reverses ...

CBC.ca - CBCCBC.caConservative Party leadership candidate Maxime Bernier has denounced a transgender rights bill he previously supported, saying C-16 poses a threat to free ...Dan Delmar:...

O'Leary speaks French, Blaney drinks milk, and other curious ...

CBC.ca - CBCCBC.caThe Conservative party leadership debate in Montreal's West Island was full of political theatre, including a glass of milk used as a prop,...

Community column for Feb. 14

Debbie Harris and Jane Dimattia were coffee chairwomen, and Lois Saye and Carolyn Chaney were greeters. Providing refreshments were Elaine Atkinson, Diane Finley, Winnie Gill,...

MP vying for leadership of Conservative Party of Canada

Conservative Party of Canada leadership candidate Lisa Raitt chats with Simcoe's John Davies during a meet and greet at the Norfolk Tavern in Port Dover...

Bernier's Selling The Unapologetic Conservatism I Signed Up For ...

I joined the Conservative Party of Canada because of Stephen Harper. I am staying because there is a principled way for us to earn our...

Broncos Insider: Denver's offseason is off and running

The Denver Broncos offensive line of Russell Okung, Michael Schofield, Matt Paradis, Max Garcia and Donald Stephenson break the huddle during the preseason game against...

John Oliver Bought Airtime on New Day, Morning Joe and Fox & Friends

John Oliver's Last Week Tonight bought airtime on the three cable news morning shows today, in the Washington D.C. market this morning. The spot looks...

Trudeau, Trump To Talk Economic Issues At White House

Gerry Ritz, a Conservative member of Parliament, said Trudeau should avoid a sharp confrontation with Trump, despite encouragement from social media. "Listen a lot, smile...

Rona Ambrose Offers Prime Minister Support Ahead Of Trump Meeting

Interim leader Rona Ambrose has sent a letter to Trudeau calling for bipartisan efforts in building a relationship with the Trump administration. She notes members...

Editorial: Eyes on the skyways in St. Paul

Policing, and more: When St. Paul and Metro Transit officers are present, “there are no issues,” Jim Flaherty of Allegra Printing told us. “That is...

Lisa Raitt and Bruce Wood's uncertain journey

Milton MP Lisa Raitt and Bruce Wood, CEO of the Hamilton Port Authority, often talked about getting married, but kept putting it off, writes Spectator...

Joe Oliver's advice to Patrick Brown on carbon tax

. Ezra LevantRebel Commander. Former Harper Finance Minister Joe Oliver came on my show last night to explain what how he thinks Progressive Conservative leader...

Michael Strickland: Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. unfairly attacked by few

After reading the recent attacks upon U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., I feel compelled to engage. We have the God-given right to engage and...

Justin Trudeau and Donald Trump to meet Monday in Washington

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he will discuss Canadian values and jobs with U.S. President Donald Trump when the pair meets in person for the...

Joe Oliver: How the Ontario PCs can finally join the growing opposition to Kathleen Wynne's carbon taxes

A national carbon tax and its troubled cousin, cap and trade, are destined to become major political losers for governments that impose them, especially as...

Steven Blaney Says He'll 'Dismantle' Reserves To Help First Nations Become 'Fully Canadian'

Conservative leadership contender Steven Blaney says that by dismantling First Nations reserves, indigenous people can move forward to become "fully Canadian." Blaney, a former public...

Nunavut Inuit training fund coughs up $3 million for 12 projects

Bernard Valcourt, then the minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada; Cathy Towtongie, then president of Nunavut Tunngavik; and Peter Taptuna, premier of Nunavut,...

OPP trying to control officers' lives, says Bracebridge man's lawyer - www.muskokaregion.com/

www.muskokaregion.com/OPP trying to control officers' lives, says Bracebridge man's lawyerwww.muskokaregion.com/One of the submissions made by Girvin during the November hearing was a letter by then-OPP...

Province commits $137000 to Shore Gold consultations

Former federal environment minister Leona Aglukkaq approved the statement in 2014, noting that Shore Gold's mine “is not likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects...

One vote defeats bill to fine trespassing hunting dogs' owners

Rob Nicholson, a Virginia Beach landowner who supported the bill, said he couldn't bring his dogs to his farm during rifle-hunting season and was worried...

Conservative hopeful Chris Alexander woos Quebec | Quebec ...

(subscription)Chris Alexander, hopeful candidate for the leadership of the Conservative Party, was in Quebec City recently greeting people at Place d'Youville.and more »...

Breakfast with the Tories: Lisa Raitt, the Cape Bretoner devoted to stopping Kevin O'Leary

Everybody says Lisa Raitt is a lovely person. "Lovely" is the word you hear most often when her name comes up. And she is. It's...

U.S. Rep. Duncan rejects town hall requests, citing extremists

U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. rejected requests for a town hall with a letter denouncing the public meetings as "shouting opportunities for extremists, kooks...

Stare into Barbie Wilde's Blue Eyes

- Dread CentralDread CentralChris Alexander has become a filmmaker who operates outside of the box and his latest endeavor is no different. Read on...

Kellie Leitch's immigration policy could damage Conservative Party: Peter MacKay

Peter MacKay, one of the people who helped create the modern Conservative Party, says positions on immigration from one leadership candidate may damage the party's...

How we can make NAFTA great again

Indeed, there is much to be gained by working to make NAFTA great again. -- MacKay is a lawyer, former cabinet minister in Stephen Harper's...

Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. Rejects Town Hall Meeting, Citing “Kooks, Extremists And Radicals”

Social media-fueled East Tennessee organizers are using U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr.'s words against him. The congressman declined hundreds of requests to hold a...

Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred weighs in on 2017 WBC, All-Star Game at Marlins Park

For Team USA, Miami outfielders Christian Yelich and Giancarlo Stanton join Buster Posey, Andrew McCutchen and American Heritage-Plantation alum Eric Hosmer. Colombia and Canada —...

Trump Should Not Cut Action on Climate Impacts | NRDC

The Trump administration has been very clear about its desire to dismantle the nation's plan to reduce the pollution that causes climate change.and more »...

James Moore-morial Race attracts record entries

FOCUSED: Joern Sherzer from Wellington surges ahead during the 2015 James Moore-morial Race. PHOTO: Supplied. The start of the ninth annual James Moore-morial Race will...

McMinn-James Moore signing

McMinn County's James Moore signs to play football at Lindsey Wilson College on Wednesday, during National Signing Day. Seated, from left: Scott Moore, father; James...

Dog hunters and landowners argue over trespassing bill

Rob Nicholson, a landowner who supports the bill, said the beef is that he couldn't bring his dogs to his farm during rifle-hunting season, and...