Monthly Archives for May, 2019



Coalition says Sask. government has no business in selling liquor

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REGINA – With the province in the midst of developing a new policy for liquor sales, a coalition of groups are calling for an equal playing field.

“From the taxpayer’s point of view, we don’t think the government should be involved in selling liquor. They’re not very good at it, so give up already,” said Todd MacKay, the Prairie Director for Continue reading the story "Coalition says Sask. government has no business in selling liquor"

Derek Saretzky out of medically-induced coma after suicide attempt: source

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CALGARY – The man accused in a horrific murder of a two-year-old girl and her father in Blairmore, Alta. last week had come out of a medically-induced coma and was speaking as of Friday afternoon, a source told Global News.

Derek James Saretzky, 22, had been rushed to hospital in medical distress on Wednesday, and remained in a medically-induced coma Thursday.

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10 arrests linked to slave investigation, Indonesia threatens to sink Thai ship

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WATCH ABOVE: Burmese fisherman Myint Naing was tricked as a young man into slavery on a Thai fishing boat in Indonesia, and spent the next 22 years either at sea or hiding in the jungle. John Hadden reports.

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SABANG, Indonesia – The Thai captain of a seized cargo ship carrying an estimated $2 million Continue reading the story "10 arrests linked to slave investigation, Indonesia threatens to sink Thai ship"

Alberta municipal affairs minister calls relief program ‘a disaster’, promises changes

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CALGARY – Alberta’s municipal affairs minister says the province’s disaster recovery program is a “disaster in and of itself” and there will eventually be changes.

Deron Bilous was responding to a resolution backed by delegates at the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association calling for an external review of the program.

The issue was brought forward by High River Coun. Bruce Masterman, who says the problems his town encountered Continue reading the story "Alberta municipal affairs minister calls relief program ‘a disaster’, promises changes"

Economic downturn in Alberta prompts increase in online job scams

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CALGARY – As more people look for work in Alberta, they turn to online job resources like Monster苏州纹眉 and Kijiji, but scammers advertising phony jobs are also trolling the Internet for desperate victims.

Amy Haydu is on disability income and has been looking for part-time work online.

She posted an ad for babysitting, and was contacted by an organization that called itself Continue reading the story "Economic downturn in Alberta prompts increase in online job scams"