Category Archives: News and politics

Innovators and Disruptors

Image details April 7 2019 – Kevin Yaworski I agree with this meme and would only add that there needs to be a balance of innovation and consumer and related protections. Not nanny state but reasonable. Many of these and … Continue reading

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The USMCA trade deal likely won’t be ratified this year, if ever

John Ibbitson – The Globe and Mail APRIL 4, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/politics/article-trade-deal-looks-likely-to-sit-in-a-drawer/#

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Don’t believe a carbon tax can effect huge change? Just ask British Columbia

OPINION JILL TIPPING AND MAXIMILIAN KNIEWASSER CONTRIBUTED TO THE GLOBE AND MAIL PUBLISHED APRIL 5, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/opinion/article-dont-believe-a-carbon-tax-can-effect-huge-change-just-ask-british/# — Commentary If there was more transparency and requirments for more accurate ways to measure and ensuring the goals of carbon emissions reduction … Continue reading

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‘Liberal support just bleeding all over the place’ – Macleans.ca

https://www.macleans.ca/politics/ottawa/liberal-support-just-bleeding-all-over-the-place

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City of Winnipeg ponders honourary renaming street after the boy who died tragically in traffic accident

Surafiel Musse Tesfamariam died tragically Feb. 13, 2018, in a traffic accident while on his way to school. (obittree.com) — Apr 2 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – Concerned Citizen and Volunteer Public Advocate There is more that drivers and pedestrians … Continue reading

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Hydro’s Minnesota transmission line granted Manitoba approval – Winnipeg Sun

April 4 2019 – Winnipeg Sun plus commentary — Hydro’s Minnesota transmission line granted Manitoba approval The transmission line Manitoba wants to build to carry power to Minnesota has cleared another hurdle by gaining environmental licence approval, Sustainable Development Minister … Continue reading

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Long lunches, shopping trips, short shifts: City inspectors caught on camera – Winnipeg Free Press

By: Ryan Thorpe | Posted: 04/4/2019 7:00 PM – The Winnipeg Free Press — The investigators say only one staff member placed under surveillance appeared to be putting in an honest day’s work. On average, it’s alleged the PPD inspectors … Continue reading

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