Month: March 2019

Region’s farmers facing uncertainty

North Bay Nugget Canola prices are depressed and a trade feud with China is escalating just weeks ahead of planting Canola seed THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh Canola farmers in northeastern Ontario are concerned about the future of their crops, says a commercial farmer with the Ontario Canola Growers Association. “Prices are quite depressed,” says Will […]

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Federal carbon tax kicks in today at the pumps

North Bay Nugget People in Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and New Brunswick will be paying more for gasoline and heating fuel today when the federal government’s carbon tax begins in provinces that refused to impose their own emissions pricing.The federal tax is $20 a tonne for this year and is set to increase by $10 annually […]

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People love The Cure’s Robert Smith and his utterly deadpan interview answer

Mashable The Cure’s Robert Smith don’t care. Image: Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images For The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame By Johnny Lieu2019-04-01 04:24:50 UTC It’s perhaps an unspoken rule that you’re meant to look excited on the red carpet of an awards show. That doesn’t apply to legendary gothic rock band The Cure, and especially […]

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La taxe carbone entre en vigueur dans quatre provinces

Radio-Canada | Nouvelles « Merci pour votre don » : Justin Trudeau présente ses excuses à des protestataires autochtones Le programme SAQ Inspire associé à l’augmentation des ventes d’alcool Déréglementation de l’industrie du taxi : des chauffeurs manifestent à Granby

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Sudbury’s new arrivals

Sudbury Star Portrait of a happy baby standing in a cot. Postmedia file photo March 6 A boy, Austen, 8 lbs 4oz, born to Jessica St-Pierre and Darcey Restoule. March 19 A girl, Gianna Katherine, 7 lbs 13 oz, born to Mark and Vanessa Vainio of Sudbury. March 21 A girl, Isabelle, 6 lbs 4 […]

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Les magasins de cannabis d’Ottawa prêts à répondre à la demande

Radio-Canada | En ligne Une colonie est couronné meilleur film au gala des Prix Écrans canadiens Laïcité de l’État : François Legault défend un projet de loi « modéré » Régime keto : les dangers du jour de triche Recherché depuis samedi soir, un motoneigiste de Métabetchouan est retrouvé en vie Des manifestants demandent une stratégie nationale pour l’autisme […]

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Voodoos lose second straight in OT

North Bay Nugget HEARST – Bradley Golant’s second goal of the game, 9:37 into overtime helped the Hearst Lumberjacks pull out a 4-3 decision over the Powassan Voodoos Sunday evening in Game 2 of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League East Division final at Claude Larose Arena. With another extra time triumph, the Lumberjacks now […]

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Care.com pulls nearly 47,000 daycare listings following report

Engadget RSS Feed ChiccoDodiFC via Getty Images Care.com is considered the go-to site for caregivers in the US, but it just faced a serious shakeup. The company has confirmed that it took down 46,594 daycare center listings (45 percent of the listings in its database) after a Wall Street Journal report found that hundreds of […]

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Flames clinch top spot in West with win over Sharks

CBC | NHL News Go to Source The Calgary Flames scored three times in less than two minutes late in the first period on their way to clinching the top spots in the Western Conference and the Pacific Division with a 5-3 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Sean Monahan, Mark Jankowski, […]

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Hackers obtain millions of cards from Planet Hollywood’s parent company

Engadget RSS Feed AP Photo/John Locher More than a few restaurant-goers in the US will want to check their bank statements. Earl Enterprises has confirmed that hackers used point-of-sale malware to scoop up credit and card data at some of its US restaurants between May 2018 and March 2019, including virtually all Buca di Beppo […]

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