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Yukon miners fear ‘uncertainty’ following Peel decision – CBC

Dec 03, 2014 People in the mining industry are questioning Yukon’s land use planning process in the wake of yesterday’s Peel court decision. “The way it’s currently being undertaken is…

Former Winnipeg mayoral candidate to run for Liberals in NDP held seat – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 3, 2014 14:19 By Steve Lambert THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG _ An aboriginal candidate who won praise for his mayoral campaign in Winnipeg wants to become a Liberal…

Wynne, Prentice meet to talk Energy East pipeline amid Central Canada concerns – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 3, 2014 4:00 TORONTO _ Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne is to meet today with her Albertan counterpart Jim Prentice to discuss a controversial oilsands pipeline that would run…

Petronas delaying decision on B.C. LNG as oil slump further squeezes economics – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 3, 2014 19:29 By Lauren Krugel THE CANADIAN PRESS CALGARY _ Malaysian energy giant Petronas said Wednesday it’s delaying its proposed liquefied natural gas terminal near Prince Rupert,…

Two more farms in B.C. under quarantine as officials try to contain avian flu – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 3, 2014 21:05 By James Keller THE CANADIAN PRESS VANCOUVER _ Two more farms in southwestern British Columbia were placed under quarantine Wednesday as officials attempted to contain…

Alberta amends bill, opens door to segregation of gay youth clubs – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 4, 2014 0:28 By Dean Bennett THE CANADIAN PRESS EDMONTON _ Alberta’s Progressive Conservatives, facing mounting resistance on a controversial bill, have passed an amendment that opponents say…

N.W.T. chiefs salaries prove modest under Transparency Act – CBC

Dec 02, 2014 The complete list of N.W.T. chief’s salaries published under the First Nations Financial Transparency Act shows that chiefs in the territory are earning modest salaries. At least…

Couillard says TransCanada should abandon plans for port terminal in beluga area – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 2, 2014 17:18 By Martin Ouellet THE CANADIAN PRESS QUEBEC _ TransCanada Corp. should abandon its plan to build an oil terminal in an area in eastern Quebec…

Contract to recoup costs for smart meter program doesn’t add up: NDP – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 2, 2014 19:15 By Clare Clancy THE CANADIAN PRESS REGINA _ Saskatchewan’s Opposition says the government’s plan to recoup money for a smart-meter program that was linked to…

Quebec finds additional $600 milllion in cost cutting on road to balanced budget – CP

Source: The Canadian Press Dec 2, 2014 18:49 QUEBEC _ Quebec is imposing an additional $600 million in tax increases and other revenue-generating measures in its zero-deficit drive. Finance Minister Carlos Leitao is…

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