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The Globe and Mail
Prominent indigenous women’s advocate joins NDP race in WinnipegA prominent advocate who has advised the Manitoba government on indigenous wome
Prominent indigenous women’s advocate joins NDP race in Winnipeg
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
A prominent advocate who has advised the Manitoba government on indigenous women’s issues for years is now seeking a seat in the legislature. Nahanni Fontaine announced Friday she would run for the New Democratic Party nomination in the Winnipeg... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Selinger champions flood protection over tax cutsA recent report recommending upgrades to Manitoba’s flood protection system is
Selinger champions flood protection over tax cuts
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A recent report recommending upgrades to Manitoba’s flood protection system is an interesting case study on how climate change and infrastructure investment play out in Canadian provincial politics. And at its root, this is a story of whether voters... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Kerry NationA tale of a star candidate Rarely in the annals of Manitoba political history h
Kerry Nation
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
A tale of a star candidate Rarely in the annals of Manitoba political history has the atmosphere been altered so dramatically as the NDP did this week with the announcement of Wab Kinew as its candidate in the provincial constituency of Fort Rouge.... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See ItKinew move puts Bokhari on shaky ground Just when Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Kinew move puts Bokhari on shaky ground Just when Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari thought the stars had aligned to usher her into the legislature and alleviate some of the financial strain her wage presents to the recently surging Manitoba... Read more
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Brandon Sun
A tale of a star candidateRarely in the annals of Manitoba political history has the atmosphere been alte
A tale of a star candidate
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Rarely in the annals of Manitoba political history has the atmosphere been altered so dramatically as the NDP did this week with the announcement of Wab Kinew as its candidate in the provincial constituency of Fort Rouge. Premier Greg Selinger went... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Kinew move puts Bokhari on shaky groundJust when Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari thought the stars had aligned to
Kinew move puts Bokhari on shaky ground
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Just when Manitoba Liberal Leader Rana Bokhari thought the stars had aligned to usher her into the legislature and alleviate some of the financial strain her wage presents to the recently surging Manitoba Liberals, in stepped Greg Selinger, pulling a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
OpinionEditorial Cartoon - Feb. 1, 2016 For nearly three years now, Premier Greg Seli
Opinion
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Editorial Cartoon - Feb. 1, 2016 For nearly three years now, Premier Greg Selinger has watched as his party disintegrated beneath him. He was forced to watch again Friday when Gord Mackintosh, one of his oldest comrades, announced he, too, wouldn’t... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Manitoba NDP and the road not takenTwo fateful decisions, and it all came tumbling down. For nearly three years n
Manitoba NDP and the road not taken
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Two fateful decisions, and it all came tumbling down. For nearly three years now, Premier Greg Selinger has watched as his party disintegrated beneath him. He was forced to watch again Friday when Gord Mackintosh, one of his oldest comrades,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Selinger, Bokhari make Brandon stopsPremier Greg Selinger joins the grand entry at Saturday’s powwow during the Dak
Selinger, Bokhari make Brandon stops
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Premier Greg Selinger joins the grand entry at Saturday’s powwow during the Dakota Nation Winterfest at the Keystone Centre. Brandon became ground zero for the campaigns of two of the three major political parties in the province over the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Festival 'time to put away those negative things'Powwow dancers gather for the grand entry during Saturday’s events at the Dakot
Festival 'time to put away those negative things'
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Powwow dancers gather for the grand entry during Saturday’s events at the Dakota Nation Winterfest held in the Manitoba Room at the Keystone Centre. (BRUCE BUMSTEAD/BRANDON SUN) Powwow dancers share a laugh during the Dakota Nation Winterfest at the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Festival 'time to put away those negative things'The chief of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation has dubbed this year’s Dakota Nation Wi
Festival 'time to put away those negative things'
Brandon Sun / Posted 9 days ago
The chief of Sioux Valley Dakota Nation has dubbed this year’s Dakota Nation Winterfest a success. The weekend featured minor and adult hockey tournaments, volleyball tournaments, a strongman competition, moccasin games, a talent show, competition... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Howard's decision speaks volumes“As a caucus, we are working together. You know, it’s a work in progress, but w
Howard's decision speaks volumes
Brandon Sun / Posted 12 days ago
“As a caucus, we are working together. You know, it’s a work in progress, but we are working together, and we are going to be a solid team to run in this election.” — Fort Rouge MLA Jennifer Howard, May 2015 Apparently the writing was on the wall... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
B.C. Health Minister to push for pot reforms, regulated sales outletsBritish Columbia’s Health Minister says he will use meetings with his provincia
B.C. Health Minister to push for pot reforms, regulated sales outlets
The Globe and Mail / Posted 22 days ago
British Columbia’s Health Minister says he will use meetings with his provincial and federal counterparts this week in Vancouver to push for recreational marijuana to be sold in locations that are strictly regulated and inspected, such as special... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See ItO'Leary's attacks on Notley laughable Just when you thought Canadian politics w
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 25 days ago
O'Leary's attacks on Notley laughable Just when you thought Canadian politics would settle down to a dull roar, media personality and investment guru Kevin O’Leary broke the silence by calling for Alberta premier Rachel Notley’s resignation for her... Read more
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Brandon Sun
lieutenant-governor Harvard dies at 77Former Manitoba lieutenant-governor John Harvard in his home in Winnipeg in Jun
lieutenant-governor Harvard dies at 77
Brandon Sun / Posted 30 days ago
Former Manitoba lieutenant-governor John Harvard in his home in Winnipeg in June 2013. Harvard died on Saturday at the age of 77. John Harvard, a former Manitoba lieutenant-governor and longtime Liberal MP, passed away on Saturday. He was... Read more
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Brandon Sun
lieutenant-governor Harvard dies at 77John Harvard, a former Manitoba lieutenant-governor and longtime Liberal MP, pa
lieutenant-governor Harvard dies at 77
Brandon Sun / Posted 30 days ago
John Harvard, a former Manitoba lieutenant-governor and longtime Liberal MP, passed away on Saturday. He was 77. Harvard worked as a broadcaster with both CBC and CJOB before throwing his hat into politics in the late 1980s. Many in his hometown... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See ItOttawa must do more to support soldiers “It’s shocking in Canada that we would
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Ottawa must do more to support soldiers “It’s shocking in Canada that we would have any veteran who is homeless, but it is a sad reality.” — Gen. Jonathan Vance, Canada’s top military commander Pallister, Bokhari close in on Fortress Winnipeg If the... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Notley says DOC shredding ban continues at Environment DepartmentAlberta Premier Rachel Notley says a ban on document shredding will continue in
Notley says DOC shredding ban continues at Environment Department
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says a ban on document shredding will continue in the Environment Department until she is sure no more documents are improperly destroyed. Notley said Friday her government wants to make sure problems cited in a report... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Alberta, Manitoba premiers discuss energy, climate issuesThe NDP premiers of Alberta and Manitoba met Friday to discuss energy and clima
Alberta, Manitoba premiers discuss energy, climate issues
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
The NDP premiers of Alberta and Manitoba met Friday to discuss energy and climate issues, including the potential sale of hydroelectricity from Manitoba to Alberta. “Obviously we have a very vibrant renewable energy provider here in Manitoba, and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Local schools applaud post-secondary promisesAssiniboine Community College president Mark Frison, seen with BU counterpart G
Local schools applaud post-secondary promises
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Assiniboine Community College president Mark Frison, seen with BU counterpart Gervan Fearon in November while announcing plans for a joint business school, calls provincial funding to support indigenous culture on campus “a very pleasant... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Energy on the table as Alberta and Manitoba premiers meetEnergy is on the table as Western Canada’s two NDP premiers meet today in Winni
Energy on the table as Alberta and Manitoba premiers meet
The Globe and Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Energy is on the table as Western Canada’s two NDP premiers meet today in Winnipeg. Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger and Alberta Premier Rachel Notley are set to discuss issues such as energy infrastructure, renewable energy and climate change... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Ashton should be dumped from cabinet postWith more than 34 years of provincial politics under his belt, Steve Ashton is
Ashton should be dumped from cabinet post
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
With more than 34 years of provincial politics under his belt, Steve Ashton is the longest-serving MLA in the Manitoba legislature. He assumed office as a member of the legislature from Thompson on Nov. 17, 1981, and has held several roles in... Read more

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