New reports say Alberta must act now to keep and attract young workers

Breadcrumb Trail Links Local News business Knowing there’s a problem is half the battle. Now we know we have to be more proactive in convincing youth to come to Alberta’ The Calgary skyline was photographed on Thursday, January 27, 2022. Photo by Azin Ghaffari/Postmedia Article content Two new studies from the Canada West Foundation show … Read more

Feds mum on next step in fighter jet competition

OTTAWA — Federal procurement officials won’t say when Canada will take the next step in the years-long process of selecting a new fighter jet. The federal government announced in December that it had narrowed its search for a replacement of the military’s aging CF-18s to Lockheed Martin’s F-35 and the Swedish Saab Gripen. The government … Read more

MLB, union agree to temporary 28-man rosters, ‘Shohei Ohtani rule’

DUNEDIN, Fla. – MLB and the Players Association have reached a tentative agreement to expand rosters from 26 to 28 players through May 1 to compensate in some way for a 3 1/2-week spring training, The Post has learned. In addition, the deal also essentially has a Shohei Ohtani rule with the designated hitter becoming … Read more

In a first, brain implant lets man with complete paralysis spell out thoughts: ‘I love my cool son.’ | Science

In its final stages, the neurological disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) can bring extreme isolation. People lose control of their muscles, and communication may become impossible. But with the help of an implanted device that reads his brain signals, a man in this “complete” locked-in state could select letters and form sentences, researchers report this … Read more

‘All American,’ ‘Riverdale,’ ‘Flash,’ ‘Walker’ Renewed at CW

“All American,” “The Flash,” “Kung Fu,” “Nancy Drew,” “Riverdale,” “Superman & Lois” and “Walker” have all been renewed at The CW. “As we prepare for the 2022-23 season, these scripted series, along with the alternative series we renewed earlier, will serve as the start of a solid foundation utilizing some of our most-watched series for … Read more

Quebec budget 2022: Liberals say money for affordable housing a ‘joke’

Breadcrumb Trail Links Local News Quebec is providing $633 million over six years to increase the supply of social and affordable housing. Far from enough, opposition critics say. People take part in a protest led by Front d’action Populaire en réaménagement urbain (FRAPRU) in 2019. Photo by John Kenney †Montreal Gazette traffic jams Article content … Read more