Maxime Bernier's Hometown Voters: We Vote For The Candidate, Not The Party

Since 2006, the various towns along the Chaudiere River have been represented federally by the Tories' Maxime Bernier, considered in some circles to be the...

New grain transportation bill prompts cheers among farmers

Former Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, who said the bill “got most of it right,” called that change troubling. “I'm not sure how you make that...

Our 'selfish' genes contain the seeds of our destruction – but there might be a fix

John Baird does not work for, consult, own shares in or receive funding from any company or organization that would benefit from this article, and...

Peter MacKay, Jason Kenney say new Tory leader should be inclusive

Former Conservative cabinet ministers Jason Kenney and Peter MacKay are urging the new leader to strike an optimistic, inclusive tone and to continue campaigning across...

I'm Asking All Conservatives For One Thing, Unity

Conservative leadership candidate Lisa Raitt speaks during the Conservative Party of Canada leadership debate in Toronto on Wednesday April 26, 2017. (Photo: Nathan Denette/CP). Where...

Bernier's team isn't expecting O'Leary to show at convention

(subscription) (subscription)... at Sun News) makes several allegations about Teneycke meddling in Sun News programming, planning to fire 50 per cent of the staff...

Medals and plaques to recognize special people and places

www.norfolknews.ca/Haldimand-Norfolk MP Diane Finley attaches a new Canada 150 plaque to her downtown Simcoe constituency office on Tuesday. Finley announced a pair of programs to...

Rona Ambrose bids goodbye to politics: 'I had planned this all along ...

As she prepares to step aside, Rona Ambrose speaks to Vassy Kapelos about life after politics, the challenges of leadership and advice from Stephen Harper.Ambrose's...

Pitching PEI: Conservative leadership candidates make their pitch to PEI voters

"That is why I am grateful for the endorsement of Gail Shea, former regional minister for P.E.I.". "I am a real conservative who believes in...

BC winery owners facing life in Chinese prison for alleged smuggling

... ice wine in Canada" had been declared at around 10 Yuan a bottle (under $2 Cdn), when it was worth many times that amount.

Who's Maxime Bernier? From Separatist And Scandal To Tory ...

Macleans.ca“I was separatist, I must have voted yes. Write I voted 'yes,' I have no problems with that,” he tells HuffPost Canada. He supported sovereigntists...

Paul Clement: Swansea boss will gain from relegation battle

BBC Sport - Tony PulisBBC SportSwansea City boss Paul Clement will have gained a lot as a manager from their battle against Premier League relegation,...

Rona Ambrose will not vote on her replacement

“He's really given me my space to do my thing but that was his (advice): 'Never forget, Rona, never forget, that the most important thing...

Rona Ambrose was the best leader the Conservatives never had: Robyn Urback

The party's rules prohibit her from seeking the permanent job as leader (though a group of Tories did try to amend the party's constitution as...

Dear Bernie Sanders: Canada is not the United States' drugstore

Leona Aglukkaq was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in 2008 representing the riding of Nunavut. She served as Canada's minister of health from...

Steven Blaney Is All Worked Up Over Milk And Maxime Bernier

Steven Blaney toasts the audience with a glass on milk during a Conservative Party leadership debate on Feb. 13, 2017 in Montreal. (Photo: Paul Chiasson/The...

Julian Fantino endorses Kevin O'Leary for CPC leadership

(subscription) (subscription)Former Harper cabinet minister Julian Fantino announced Monday that he's endorsing Kevin O'Leary for leadership. “We are pleased to be receiving the endorsement...

Former MP Gail Shea to be roasted

SUMMERSIDE - Islanders will have a chance to wish Gail Shea well and have some fun at the expense of the former Egmont MP and...

Diab documentary highlights "shockingly weak" evidence

Diab documentary highlights "shockingly weak" evidence13, 2014: After failed appeals to then-Justice Minister Rob Nicholson and the Ontario Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court declines...

Jason Kenney's unite-the-right push has former MLA tearing up PC ...

With Jason Kenney as the presumptive front runner to become Alberta's next PC leader, some longtime party members are openly talking about needing a new ...Editorial:...

Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement talks struggles facing small businesses - www.muskokaregion.com/

www.muskokaregion.com/Parry Sound-Muskoka MP Tony Clement talks struggles facing small businesseswww.muskokaregion.com/"Mr. Speaker, here is the reality; times are so tough for small businesses that Dave Purdon,...

The next leader of the Conservatives is ... one of these 14

Meet the contenders, disrupters, long shots and answers to trivia questions as the race's final nomination cutoff...and more »...

Conrad Black: If the Conservatives want to win, they need a leader ...

There are worse fates than returning to long-term Liberal government, but the Conservatives want to win and shouldn't do things almost certain to assure they ...and...

Today in Entertainment: Donald Glover will play Simba in live action 'Lion King'; Late-night mocks Trump press ...

Tweeting from his personal account , Favreau released an image of Glover with the caption "I just can't wait to be king. #Simba." While we...

GFH, CMR students earn 4.0 GPA for fall semester

... Zek Herrera, Morgan Johnson, Celia Keil, Brandyn Lackey, Mary Lane, Shea Larocque, Alyssa Latray, Margaret Lewis, Kylie Miller, Parker Sanford, Hannah Schermele, Luke Schermele,...

Viacom Said to Discuss Paramount Chief Brad Grey's Future

Viacom Inc. is in discussions with Paramount Pictures head Brad Grey about a change in leadership at the studio after a string of box-office duds,...

Goodyear names Highway Hero finalists

"The Goodyear Highway Hero Award is the oldest and most prestigious honor of its kind," Goodyear Marketing Director Gary Medalis said in a news release.

Conservative leadership candidate Maxime Bernier makes his BC pitch

The candidates for the leadership of the federal Conservative party are coming to B.C. this weekend to make their pitch to British Columbians at two...

McDougall School celebrates National Flag of Canada Day

MCDOUGALL TWP. - McDougall Public School celebrated National Flag of Canada Day in exemplary fashion on February 15, during a morning assembly hosted by the...

Leitch surges in latest Mainstreet Tory leadership poll

iPolitics.ca (subscription) - iPoliticsiPolitics.ca (subscription)Conservative leadership candidate Kellie Leitch listens during the Conservative leadership debate in Saskatoon, Wednesday, November 9, 2016.Kouvalis still on campaign team...

Theater Talk: Harold Pinter's THE COLLECTION opens tonight at Torn Space on Fillmore

Meanwhile you have your pick of musicals, including A GENTLEMAN'S GUIDE TO LOVE AND MURDER (the book which was the basis of the Alec Guinness...

M-103: Tories Wonder What Islamophobia Means, Months After House Denounced It

Rona Ambrose receives applause in the House of Commons after commenting on the Quebec City mosque shootings on Jan. 30, 2017. (Photo: Adrian Wyld/CP). Liberals...

Escaping the downward spiral of trust in our institutions

Someone with the Twitter handle “kind and respectful” – a self-described single mother and civil engineer - tweeted at Conservative MP Tony Clement on Tuesday,...

PewDiePie apologizes for anti-Semitic jokes but says the media took them out of context

Tweeting from his personal account , Favreau released an image of Glover with the caption "I just can't wait to be king. #Simba." While we...

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 -...