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Thousands expected at anti-vaccine mandate protest set to take over Parliament Hill

Jan 29 2022 — Laura Osman and Mia Rabson, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Thousands of protesters are expected to continue a weekend-long rally to oppose COVID-19 restrictions and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government in Ottawa's downtown core on Saturday. Protesters descended on Parliament Hill Friday morning, and the crowd grew steadily in size throughout the day as big rigs rolled into downtown to oppose vaccine mandates, […]

Thousands expected at anti-vaccine mandate protest set to take over Parliament Hill

Jan 29 2022 — Laura Osman and Mia Rabson, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Thousands of protesters are expected to continue a weekend-long rally to oppose COVID-19 restrictions and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government in Ottawa's downtown core on Saturday. Protesters descended on Parliament Hill Friday morning, and the crowd grew steadily in size throughout the day as big rigs rolled into downtown to oppose vaccine mandates, […]

Latvia hopes Canada will extend, expand military mission amid tensions with Russia

Jan 29 2022 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Latvia is crossing its fingers that it is up next after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced this week that Canada is extending and expanding its military mission in Ukraine in response to concerns about Russia. In an interview, Latvian Ambassador to Canada Kārlis Eihenbaums said his countrymen are grateful for the 600 Canadian […]

Latvia hopes Canada will extend, expand military mission amid tensions with Russia

Jan 29 2022 — Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press — OTTAWA — Latvia is crossing its fingers that it is up next after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced this week that Canada is extending and expanding its military mission in Ukraine in response to concerns about Russia. In an interview, Latvian Ambassador to Canada Kārlis Eihenbaums said his countrymen are grateful for the 600 Canadian […]

Blandisi score twice as Toronto Marlies defeat Belleville Senators 5-1

Jan 28 2022 — The Canadian Press — BELLEVILLE, Ont. — Joseph Blandisi scored twice as the Toronto Marlies defeated the Belleville Senators 5-1 in an American Hockey League game Friday night. Bobby McMann, Antti Suomela and Ryan Chyzowski had the other goals for Toronto (19-12-2-1). Matthew Wedman scored for Belleville (15-17-0-0). This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan. 28, […]