Ottawa sports bars owners and managers said they may have to hike up the price of beer and food to cover the cost of Rogers and Bell's new monthly fee to broadcast live sporting events.
Consumer tax changes in Wednesday's federal budget will add to the cost of Uber rides while ending a public-transit credit. Those are just two of several Liberal government moves that will hit pocketbooks directly, though modestly.
The Saskatchewan government is raising some taxes and trimming spending in a bid to put the budget books back in the black within the next three years.
The Saskatchewan government wants a leaner kindergarten-to-Grade-12 school system, but it has decided it is not going to eliminate elected school boards as part of the cost cutting.
A coroner's jury is recommending that transit police in the Vancouver area work more closely with mental health providers following the death of a man who repeatedly stabbed himself and was shot by an officer at a grocery store more than two years ago.