National Newswatch

OmniTrax Accuses Selinger of Derailing Sale

Apr 17 2016 — — A Colorado-based company trying to sell the Hudson Bay Railway and grain terminal in Churchill has filed a statement of claim in Court of Queen’s Bench against the Manitoba government and the Premier. OmniTrax is accusing Premier Greg Selinger and Infrastructure Transportation Minister Steve Ashton of breaching a non-disclosure order about the proposed sale to […]

Thousands Show Up At Trudeau Rally In Winnipeg

Oct 18 2015 — — Liberal leader Justin Trudeau is making Winnipeg-focused promises just two nights away from the election. Around three thousand people showed up to hear Trudeau speak, but only a few hundred could fit into the room at the St. James Civic Centre where the Liberal Party held a rally Saturday.

The Falcon Has Landed With Liberals

Feb 22 2015 — Jonathan Wilson — Robert-Falcon Ouellette has been acclaimed into the federal Liberal nomination for the riding of Winnipeg Centre. The federal Liberal nomination meeting for Winnipeg Centre was held this afternoon at the Boradway Neighbourhood Centre, and Ouellette was acclaimed since there were no other contestants.

Selinger Moves Into Lead

Feb 17 2015 — Keith McCullough — Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger has earned a big boost in the fight to keep his job. Selinger has won the support of all 117 delegates in the Maples as the Manitoba NDP leadership race continues. That puts him in the lead in terms of support ahead of the party’s March 8th convention. The Maples is […]

Trudeau: Harper Approach To Pot Not Working

Dec 29 2014 — — “The current approach isn’t working.” That’s why federal Liberal leader Justin Trudeau wants to legalize marijuana in Canada Trudeau tells 680 CJOBwhen it comes to drug enforcement, it’s time to stop wasting money and resources. “It’s funneling millions upon millions of dollars every year into the pockets of criminal organizations and gangs. And that’s not […]