‘We are very optimistic’: Union files application for representation vote at Nisku’s Amazon Fulfillment Center

Article content Workers at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Nisku are one step closer to unionizing. Article content Teamsters Local Union 362 has filed an application with the Alberta Labor Relations Board to secure a vote for union representation at the Nisku facility. Richard Brown, president and business agent with Teamsters Local Union 362, said […]

Starting goalie Jesper Vikman looks ready to go for Vancouver Giants in Game 3 against Everett Silvertips

Breadcrumb Trail Links Sports junior-hockey Hockey Jesper Vikman backstopped Vancouver to a win in Game 1 in his first action in seven weeks. He didn’t dress for a Game 2 loss. Vancouver Giants goalie Jesper Vikman. Photo by Rob Wilton /PNG Article content Watching a Vancouver Giants’ practice these days starts with taking attendance. advertisement […]

Russia warns risks of nuclear war now ‘considerable’

Russia warns US not to arm Ukraine US eyes ammunition for howitzers, tanks and grenade launchers UK to send ambulances, fire trucks and medical supplies LVIV, Ukraine/KYIV, April 26 (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign minister told the world not to underestimate the considerable risks of a nuclear conflict, and NATO’s arms supply to Ukraine “in essence” […]

Student stabbed outside Scarborough high school

A male student was stabbed outside Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute on Monday afternoon, shortly after school ended for the day, according to a letter sent to parents by school principal Brian Hill. The student was taken to hospital by paramedics but was “not seriously injured,” the letter said. Toronto Police are investigating and believe three […]

Daily progress of the application of the vaccine against Covid-19 in Mexico as of April 24, 2022

CORONAVIRUS INFOGRAPHIC DATA The vaccination program against the coronavirus began on December 24, 2020. For its execution, the doses contracted are available from different global pharmaceutical companies, Pfizer-BioNTech, AstraZeneca, Cansino Biologic, Sputnik and Covax, the production mechanism headed by the Organization World Health Organization (WHO). To this day, this is how vaccination goes in the […]

Windsor city councilors vote in favor of pay increase

Windsor city councilors have voted in favor of giving themselves a raise following two public input sessions. Councilors voted in favor of the $5,100 pay increase during Monday night’s council meeting. the Council Compensation Review Committee recommended the annual income for councilors will be increased to $52,000 next year. The committee hosted two open sessions […]

Search continues for missing Sask. boy

The search continues for Frank Young, a boy who went missing nearly a week ago on Red Earth Cree Nation. In an update sent to mid Monday afternoon, Carrot River RCMP said the search is ongoing and it’s continuing to ask the public to report any information on the whereabouts of the boy. Young, 5, […]

La Couronne réclame 23 ans de prison contre Brady Robertson

Brady Robertson avait plaidé coupable en juillet 2021 de quatre accusations de conduite dangereuse ayant causé la mort, mais il avait évoqué l’innocence pour les quatre autres accusations de conduite avec les facultés affaiblies ayant causé la mort. Sa défense avait d’ailleurs déposé un recours constitutionnel au sujet de ces dernières accusations, affirmant que la consommation de cannabis […]

Play For A Cure raises $400,000 to fight cancer

Article content The Play For A Cure Pro Am fundraising event featuring former NHL players raised $400,196 in the fight against cancer. Article content Money raised from the event will go to the Cancer Research Collaboration Fund. The two-day event began with NHL broadcaster Ron MacLean hosting the Play For A Cure Draft on April […]