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Wilkinson says carbon price hikes won’t be decided until 2022

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Jonathan Wilkinson says there will be no decision made about hiking the carbon...

Ontario high schools re-open as teachers return to class after one-day...

Ontario’s public high school teachers are expected to be back in class today following a one-day strike.

Liberals to emphasize common ground in throne speech as Parliament resumes

OTTAWA — The 43rd session of Parliament — and a new era of minority government — opens today with...

‘Deceitfulness and suavity:’ Research confirms cats are hard to read

Photo Canadian Press GUELPH, Ont. — Science has confirmed what many pet owners already know.

Ontario introduces bill to protect farmers from animal rights activists

TORONTO — New legislation introduced Monday in Ontario would create so-called “animal protection zones” with increased fines for trespassing — a...

Ford, Moe and Higgs to announce deal on development of small...

TORONTO — Three of Canada’s premiers will announce Sunday a plan to fight climate change by working together on...

Ontario auditor general assesses green energy cancellation costs as reasonable

TORONTO — Ontario’s auditor general has looked at the government’s $231 million estimate of the cost of...

Hiking carbon tax to $210 cheapest way to hit Canada’s climate...

OTTAWA — The Ecofiscal Commission says quadrupling Canada’s carbon price by 2030 is the easiest and most cost-effective...

Editorial: It takes a village to build a clinic

By: Mike Anderson It’s been nearly two years since the medical clinic on Dalton Rd. burned down, and there...

Two in five indebted Canadians don’t ever expect to escape debt,...

TORONTO — Two in five indebted Canadians don’t expect to escape debt in their lifetimes, says a new...

Water prices increasingly unaffordable for low-income households

As utilities upgrade their systems, some households...

Don’t be alarmed: emergency alert system test coming Wednesday

OTTAWA — Don’t be alarmed — it’s only a test. Provincial and territorial emergency...

Ontario government introduces bill to update rules for realtors

TORONTO — The Ontario government has introduced a bill to update regulations for realtors that includes new enforcement tools,...

Trudeau pressed to ensure less restrictive assisted-dying law a priority

OTTAWA — Even before he swears in his new cabinet, Justin Trudeau is being urged to ask his...

Ontario high school teachers vote for strike as minister calls for...

TORONTO — Education Minister Stephen Lecce called on Ontario’s major teachers’ unions to enter into mediation Monday,...