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Margaret Coward: Woman says Facebook friend stole her prize

Margaret Coward: Woman says Facebook friend stole her prize

A woman whose Facebook friend stole her personal identification number (PIN) to redeem a $100 Tim Card in the Tim Horton’s Roll Up the Rim contest says the chain has agreed to honour her prize. Margaret Coward of Conception Bay South, Newfoundland says she didn’t know the Roll-Up-the-Rim gift card award could be claimed online. She also can’t believe one ... Read More »

Robert Pickton pens bible-quoting book from prison

Robert Pickton pens bible-quoting book from prison

A new self-published book claims to tell the story of convicted serial killer Robert Pickton. The 144-page book, entitled “Pickton: In his Own Words” and that is available for sale online, gives a glimpse into the mind of Canada’s most notorious serial killer. Pickton was able to get the book published by passing a handwritten manuscript to a former cellmate. ... Read More »

Wolf hunt moves to Northeast British Columbia

Wolf hunt moves to Northeast British Columbia

The provincial government said it planned to have hunters shoot as many as 184 wolves from helicopters last year, but wound up killing just half that amount. The Resource Operations Ministry said in a statement Friday that the cull in the South Selkirk region ended recently, but it will not provide current wolf-kill figures until both hunts are complete. Read More »

PJ Lakhanpal: Ontario teen goes to Parliament Hill as prime minister for day

PJ Lakhanpal: Ontario teen goes to Parliament Hill as prime minister for day

In his first press conference since being named Prime-Minister-for-a-Week on Tuesday, PJ (Prabjote) Lakhanpal said that the economy will be the top priority for his mandate. As part of his five-day visit to the nation’s capital, Lakhanpal is residing in the famed Chateau Laurier, which donated a week’s stay in the Prime Minister’s Suite. He also spent part of Wednesday ... Read More »