Skip to content

Beyond Local

Trudeau Liberals face confidence vote over proposed anticorruption committee

Trudeau Liberals face confidence vote over proposed anticorruption committee

The Liberals maintain the committee would amount to a time-consuming fishing expedition
Trudeau government appeals ruling that spy service breached duty to court

Trudeau government appeals ruling that spy service breached duty to court

Justice Patrick Gleeson found CSIS violated its duty of candour to the court
Data gaps prevent assessment of most Canadian watersheds: WWF report

Data gaps prevent assessment of most Canadian watersheds: WWF report

Hendriks said the report points to the need for standardized, national water monitoring
One more time for Paralympian legend Brian McKeever

One more time for Paralympian legend Brian McKeever

The Para Nordic cross-country skier said he will race two more seasons and compete at the 2022 Beijing Winter Paralympic Games before retiring
Statue of Humboldt coach killed in bus crash created in Cochrane

Statue of Humboldt coach killed in bus crash created in Cochrane

COCHRANE— A bronze statue honouring a junior hockey coach killed in the deadly Humboldt bus crash designed by Studio West Bronze Foundry & Art Gallery was unveiled this weekend in Peace River.
Fake news creates serious issues for battling pandemic, chief public health doc says

Fake news creates serious issues for battling pandemic, chief public health doc says

Both Tam and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau urged Canadians to be responsible about the information they share
Alberta cuts deal on municipal oilpatch levies; not on unpaid property taxes

Alberta cuts deal on municipal oilpatch levies; not on unpaid property taxes

EDMONTON — Alberta has announced a three-year deal that it says will prevent municipal taxes and levies from harming its already battered energy industry.
Backcountry skier killed near Robertson Glacier in K-Country

Backcountry skier killed near Robertson Glacier in K-Country

“He pitched forward into a rocky area, suffering severe trauma,” according to a KPS Facebook post, which noted the man was not wearing a helmet. “This was not an avalanche incident.”
All reasonable COVID-19 precautions taken during livestream with O'Toole: Kenney

All reasonable COVID-19 precautions taken during livestream with O'Toole: Kenney

Their chairs were measured as being two metres apart
Opposition parties demand passenger refunds as condition of any airline bailouts

Opposition parties demand passenger refunds as condition of any airline bailouts

LeBlanc said Canadians expect stringent conditions on any federal airline funding