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Policing costs continue to climb despite falling crime: study

Policing costs and the number of police officers relative to the population in many areas across Canada continue to increase despite a steady decline in crime rates, according to a new study published Monday. The report, , found that between 2001 and ... [Published CBC - 2 hours ago]
Entities: Census, Police, Crime
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Inflation In Canada Picks Up As Wholesale Sales Plunge On Agricultural Products

'On a year-over-year basis, prices for some of the components included in the core index, such as telephone services and the purchase of passenger vehicles, increased more in August than in July.' - Statistics CanadaAnnual core consumer price index in ... [Published Action Forex - 4 hours ago]
Entities: Inflation, Wholesale, Canada
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Crying out for change

Earlier this month, several orientation leaders from Carleton University were photographed wearing tank tops that said “Fuck Safe Space.” The crude slogan was chosen to poke fun at recent attempts on the part of university administrations across the country ... [Published The Varsity Online - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 1 reports

Home care system holding us back

Re: Failing the vulnerable, Editorial Sept. 15Failing the vulnerable, Editorial Sept. 15We share your editorial’s lament that health care systems have fallen short in meeting the home care needs of so many – too many – Canadians.As the referenced Statistics ... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated Sep 20 2014 - 1 reports

Interactive Online Tour of Parliament Launched

Interactive Online Tour of Parliament Launched Written by Juanita Tuntland on Saturday, 20 September 2014An informational and interactive online tour of Parliament has been launched.The online guided tour was created for constituents that are not ... [Published Swift Current Online - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 14 reports

Inflation rate flat

THE CANADIAN PRESSOTTAWA—Canada’s annual inflation rate held steady at 2.1 percent in August, according to new Statistics Canada figures released today.But many observers were caught off guard by an unexpected jump in another key indicator that helps ... [Published Fort Frances Times - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 2 reports

Canada July wholesale trade unexpectedly falls 0.3 percent

(Reuters) - Canadian wholesale trade unexpectedly declined by 0.3 in July from June, led by the "miscellaneous" category, notably including the agricultural supplies industry, Statistics Canada data indicated on Friday.Colder and wetter weather in the ... [Published 4 Traders - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 4 reports

Canada's seniors population to jump, workforce decline by 2063 - Business

Canada faces a big demographic shift over the next 50 years, with a growing number of seniors and a movement of people to Western Canada, says a report from Statistics Canada.[1] By the year 2063, Canada’s population could reach between 40 million and ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 5 reports

Number of EI recipients holds steady

Statistics Canada says the number of people receiving regular employment insurance benefits in July was relatively unchanged at 499,300.The total was down slightly from 503,100 in June.Read: U.S. jobless claims drop sharplyThere were decreases in nine ... [Published Advisor.ca - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 4 reports

Premier optimistic about Sask. growth projections

Statistics Canada projects different outlooks for the next 40 yearsIf Saskatchewan keeps up current growth trends its population could reach 1.5 million by 2038, according to new numbers released by Statistics Canada .The agency releases population projections ... [Published News Talk 980 CJME - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

One person in five lives with mental health issue

The more we know about mental health the better it is for all of us, but there are still many Canadians who don't know where to turn when they need help, says George Kurzawa, executive director of the Canadian Mental Health Association Niagara Branch ... [Published St. Catharines Standard - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Canada July Factory Shipments Surge to Record Level

Stories  > NewswireNews from around the world automatically selected by our special Intelligent Optimist filter.The Wall Street Journal September 16, 2014 OTTAWA--Canadian manufacturing shipments surged in July to a record level on strong demand for ... [Published The Intelligent Optimist - Sep 17 2014]

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...that there is “substantial scope” for police forces across Canada to reduce costs, but also acknowledged the potential costs associated with the "growing complexity and diversity of police workwork On mobile?"
"On a year-over-year basis, prices for some of the components included in the core index, such as telephone services and the purchase of passenger vehicles, increased more in August than in July." - Statistics Canada
"The leaders don't want to get out; the majority don't want to leave" Prof. Boyanowsky said. "Where else can they make $200 an hour?"
"One of my staff members has been working on this for a couple of months. He's put together a package that we think is going to be really neat for folks who can't get down here to see Parliament. You can actually go through the Parliament buildings with basically a Google Street View, and there's information on each of the rooms and hallways as you go through."

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Can the State be trusted to protect our privacy? [Published Lexology - Sep 20 2014]
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Family run farms on the decline [Published CTV News - Sep 20 2014]
Canadian stock market plunges on weakness in re... [Published Individual.com - Sep 20 2014]
Tuition costs a huge problem [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 19 2014]
How to build a better athlete – starting in kin... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 19 2014]
Rural Schools: An ever changing landscape • Par... [Published Lacombe Globe - Sep 19 2014]
Why we need more women in the media [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 19 2014]
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Magic 97's River Run Ready for Tomorrow [Published Swift Current Online - Sep 19 2014]
Loonie unchanged amid latest inflation figures,... [Published Castanet.net - Sep 19 2014]
Canada's bank oligopoly is good for consumers, ... [Published CBC - Sep 19 2014]
The close: TSX down sharply as metals, miners p... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 19 2014]
Conservatives in Canada push for cable choice –... [Published The Hill - Sep 19 2014]
Inflation rate flat [Published Fort Frances Times - Sep 19 2014]
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How Linen Chest grew to take on its big box rivals [Published Financial Post | Business » Entrepreneur - Sep 20 2014]
For more than 50 years, the family behind Linen Chest has quietly built up a business secure enough to match prices with its much larger big-box rivals. “You find it for less, we will match that price and give you an additional 10% of the difference ...
Canada inflation unlikely to move Bank of Canad... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 19 2014]
OTTAWA — Canada’s annual rate of inflation remained at 2.1% last month — just above the Bank of Canada’s mid-point target — as prices edged up across the board, led by higher housing costs. The year-over-year increase in August matched the July pace, ...
The Oregonian’s Muddled Mess on Pollution Taxes [Published BlueOregon - Sep 18 2014]
Today’s Oregonian editorial against a tax on pollution (carbon tax) shows an impressive combination of timidity, poor logic, and ignorance. First, timidity - the editorial starts by arguing the struggles the state has had with Cover Oregon should ...
NEWS: Nunavut’s population will soar over the n... [Published Nunatsiaq News - Online - Sep 18 2014]
The number of people living in Nunavut is projected to grow faster than anywhere else in Canada except Alberta over the next 25 years, Statistics Canada reported Sept. 17.Nunavut’s population stood at about 35,600 in 2013, StatsCan said, and is expected ...
Fraser Institute: Piketty's Capital Fundamental... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Sep 18 2014]
TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 18, 2014) - Capital in the 21 st Century , the best-selling book from French economist Thomas Piketty, is fundamentally flawed, and its Euro-centric view does not apply to North America, says Philip Cross, ...
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