Electric vehicle sales plummet in Ontario after rebate cancellation

TORONTO – Sales of electric vehicles in Ontario have plummeted since the Progressive Conservative government cancelled a rebate last year, hampering progress toward a national target. In the first six months of this year, sales in Ontario were down more…

Focus Ontario: Wynne’s Portrait

On this week’s Focus Ontario, a vacancy opens up for leader of the federal Conservative party. A new wrinkle in the labour battle between Ontario teachers and the Ford government. Former Premier Kathleen Wynne stops by to talk about her…

As prospective Halifax stadium attempts to find new home, Shannon Park moves on

As the business group behind a bid to bring a CFL franchise to Halifax begin a new search for a location to build a stadium — the site they had hoped would be their home prepares to move on without…

Wild blueberries: Nova Scotia pushing for product innovations

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted December 14, 2019 9:14 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Wild blueberries are Nova Scotia’s leading agricultural export and the provincial government is looking for…

Competing amendments to N.B. essential services in nursing homes bill to be introduced next week

The People’s Alliance will likely be the deciding factor on what form amendments to the Essential Services in Nursing Homes Act pass, or if they even pass at all. The government has until Jan. 2 to make court-ordered adjustments to…

Premier Jason Kenney to travel to U.K. with adviser to attract investment to Alberta

Premier Jason Kenney is heading to London, England next week to promote Alberta’s energy sector and try to attract investment into the province, his office announced on Friday. “One of the greatest challenges facing our largest industry is access to…

10-cent fare hike proposed in TTC 2020 operating budget

TTC users could be one step closer to seeing fare hike next year if the 2020 proposed budget is approved by the transit agency’s board next week. The TTC’s proposed operating budget was released Friday afternoon, coming in at $2.14…