New funding proposal for policing angers rural municipalities

Some rural Alberta municipalities are concerned proposed changes to the way the province funds policing will download costs onto their small communities. The province currently covers

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Provincial government supports additional municipal funding for overdose crisis

The B.C. government is providing new municipal funding supports for communities to find local solutions to the overdose crisis. Mental Health and Addictions Minister

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Disability advocates say Ontario government needs to step up funding for therapy

It was earlier this year when parents of autistic children across Ontario won a major battle against the province, convincing the Ford government to

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Billy Talent criticizes Ontario culture minister Lisa MacLeod for arts funding cuts

TORONTO – Canadian band Billy Talent is distancing itself from Ontario’s tourism, culture and sport minister after she posted a photo the band says

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Lethbridge council votes down motion to halt funding for supervised consumption site

After a heated debate on Monday, Lethbridge council voted down a motion that would have asked the province to halt funding for the city’s only supervised

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UCP government commits to funding student enrolment growth

Growth in school enrolment will be covered by the government this fall, Finance Minister Travis Toews said in the legislature Monday. “I’m pleased to

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Ford government backs off changes to autism funding plan

The Ford government announced Monday that it was backing off its controversial autism plan. In a release, the Ontario government said it is instead

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Parkland County pulls funding for drug unit officer

A crime watch association in rural Alberta says its members are frustrated and worried crime is about to increase in Parkland County.  The county,

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U.S. House passes $4.5B emergency funding bill for migrant care crisis – National

It took last-minute changes and a full-court press by top Democratic leaders, but the House passed with relative ease Tuesday a $4.5 billion emergency

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Northwest B.C. small businesses hurt by 2018 wildfires eligible for extra funding

Small business owners in northwest B.C. who suffered financial losses in the wake of British Columbia’s 2018 wildfires can now apply for additional assistance of

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