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Facebook Canada head warns news posts could be blocked as last resort

Facebook Canada head warns news posts could be blocked as last resort

Facebook blocked all news on its platform in Australia for five days last month in response to proposed legislation that would require digital giants to pay legacy media outlets for linking to their work.
Opposition MPs express anger as Liberal House leader, not PM aide, testifies on WE

Opposition MPs express anger as Liberal House leader, not PM aide, testifies on WE

Government House leader Pablo Rodriguez instead appeared via teleconference, even though he admitted that he had no direct involvement in the multimillion-dollar agreement to have WE run a federal student grant program last summer.
Alberta announces five-member coal consultation committee, online survey

Alberta announces five-member coal consultation committee, online survey

"This process will be extensive and will offer various opportunities for Albertans to get involved," Energy Minister Sonya Savage said Monday.
New draft curriculum for Alberta K-6 students unveiled

New draft curriculum for Alberta K-6 students unveiled

Students to return to the basics; facts over fads, claims minister
Alberta pauses AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for those under 55

Alberta pauses AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine for those under 55

Hinshaw said those who have already received the vaccine under the age of 55 are not at a high risk for blood clots, but as with any medication, should monitor their health and seek medical attention if they need to.
Canada's border communities find togetherness in facing pandemic challenges

Canada's border communities find togetherness in facing pandemic challenges

The land crossing at Coutts, Alta., and Sweet Grass, Mont., is one of the busiest between Canada and the United States. The lives of many people in the area straddle the two countries.
Dedicated rural transit money to help fund 'innovative' services, McKenna says

Dedicated rural transit money to help fund 'innovative' services, McKenna says

McKenna said there are some creative transit solutions that have caught the government's attention, from app-based on-demand services to ride-sharing arrangements.
UPDATE: BREAKING: Twenty COVID cases reported at Edwin Parr Composite

UPDATE: BREAKING: Twenty COVID cases reported at Edwin Parr Composite

More than 400 close contacts identified at all three Athabasca schools
AG warns infrastructure plan could miss target over lack of data, slow spending

AG warns infrastructure plan could miss target over lack of data, slow spending

Speaking to reporters, Hogan said the lack of clear and complete reporting on the infrastructure plan makes it difficult for parliamentarians and Canadians to know how well it is faring.
Fallout of COVID-19: In it for the long haul

Fallout of COVID-19: In it for the long haul

COVID-19 long haulers seek community and government support around the virus' lingering effects.