Highlights

What wasn’t said speaks volumes

Back in the old days, long before the NDP caucus room started to look like a Discovery Channel documentary on shark attacks, there was a predictable strategy used by government to promote its speech f...

Museum eyes band’s complaint about water

THE story of Shoal Lake 40 and Winnipeg’s water supply is headed for the Canadian Museum for Human Rights. “They are ready to acknowledge there was an injustice and a violation of human ri...

Rinelle meets with rescuer

With a bloodshot eye, a bandaged finger and sipping tea from a teaspoon, Rinelle Harper met one of the construction workers who found her battered and seemingly lifeless body on the banks of the Assin...

Man’s career held in check

When Keith Smirl went for a second job interview last spring for a power-engineering position with MTS and had the job and its responsibilities explained to him, he left feeling pretty good about his ...

Ducks, Ryan Kesler shootout winners over Canucks

By The Canadian Press Corey Perry’s scored the shootout winner as the Anaheim Ducks edged the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 in NHL action Thursday night. Perry’s goal on Anaheim’s first shoo...

NHL: 3 stories from Thursday night

By Amy Cleveland It was another busy Thursday night in the NHL. The Canadiens celebrated Pacioretty’s birthday with a victory, the Senators had two big wins for the night, and the Leafs rebounde...

Raiders stun Chiefs to get first win in a year

The Oakland Raiders earned their first win in more than a year on Thursday as rookie quarterback Derek Carr rallied the team with a late scoring drive to stun division rivals Kansas City 24-20. …...

Frolik is Mr. Shutdown

No doubt Michael Frolik has heard a lot of compliments over a career that has covered 451 games with three different NHL teams. But it could be said none of them carried more weight than a recent bouq...