Monthly Archives: October 2017

Louis Riel's walking stick donated to Manitoba Museum

WINNIPEG — A walking stick that belonged to Northwest Rebellion leader Louis Riel has been donated to the Manitoba Museum, but there is a call for it to be returned to the Métis people. The Royal Winnipeg Rifles Regimental Museum initially loaned the walking stick to the Manitoba Museum, where it has been on display since January.…

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Ottawa spending $36.4M over 5 years on campaign about perils of legalized pot

The federal government is spending $36.4 million over the next five years on a campaign to educate Canadians about the health and safety perils of marijuana. Health Minister Ginette Petitpas Taylor and Toronto MP Bill Blair, the government’s point man on legalizing pot, made the announcement today after question period. Last week’s economic update earmarked…

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