Dalhousie profs ask university to confirm blackface violates code of conduct

HALIFAX — A group of law professors at Dalhousie University is asking the school’s senior academic administrator to confirm that blackface violates the code

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Barn ravaged by fire in Springwater Twp

BARRIE, ONT. — Fire ripped through a barn in Springwater Township overnight. Flames were first spotted at the barn on Flos Rd 10 W

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Halifax councillor under fire for use of ‘outdated and offensive’ term

Halifax councillor Matt Whitman is facing backlash from members of the African Canadian community for a word he used on CTV Atlantic News at

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Sun is on the way for northeastern Ontario

More rain for some as skies in the northeast clear up for sun and above-seasonal temperatures. Will Aiello has the 7-day weather forecast. Source

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One new case of COVID-19 in Ottawa

OTTAWA — There is one new case of COVID-19 in Ottawa, while zero new deaths have been reported for a fifth straight day. Ottawa

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Mouths to feed, no money coming in; rodeo stock contractors feel pandemic pain

CALGARY — Canada’s rodeo stock contractors are caught between bulls and broncs and an empty bank account. Rodeos cancelled or postponed because of the

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Georgia lawmaker asks about quarantining HIV patients

ATLANTA — A Georgia state lawmaker who is married to former U.S. health secretary Tom Price asked during a legislative committee meeting about the

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Reopening guidelines providing challenges for some gyms

REGINA — Gyms are among the businesses allowed to reopen, but some Regina work out facilities are now facing some challenges dealing with the

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Racing returns to Georgian Downs minus the fans in the stands

BARRIE, ONT. — The horses are ready to race at Georgian Downs in Innisfil. The province has given the racing industry the green light,

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Hundreds rally in Saskatoon against anti-black racism

SASKATOON — Hundreds of protestors gathered outside of Saskatoon city hall Saturday evening, in what organizers described as a black lives matter, anti-racism rally.

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