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The blockade stays put and Teck withdraws; In The News for Mar. 2

The blockade stays put and Teck withdraws; In The News for Mar. 2

In The News is a roundup of stories from The Canadian Press designed to kickstart your day. Here is what's on the radar of our editors for the morning of Mar. 2. What we are watching in Canada ... SMITHERS, B.C.
Conservatives needs to start thinking about approach to Indigenous issues: MP

Conservatives needs to start thinking about approach to Indigenous issues: MP

OTTAWA — National protests sparked by the opposition of some Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs to a pipeline project in B.C. are also sparking debate in Conservative circles about the party's own relationship to Indigenous communities.
Expat Americans in Canada gear up to weigh in on Democratic primary race

Expat Americans in Canada gear up to weigh in on Democratic primary race

WASHINGTON — Even though they live in Canada, expatriate Americans north of the border are gearing up to weigh in on the Democratic nomination on Super Tuesday and beyond as the battle to challenge Donald Trump appears poised to morph into an ideolog
Ontario reports four new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus

Ontario reports four new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus

TORONTO — Ontario health officials announced four more cases of the new coronavirus in the province on Sunday, bringing the total diagnoses in Canada to 24.
Wet'suwet'en chiefs, ministers reach draft arrangement in pipeline dispute

Wet'suwet'en chiefs, ministers reach draft arrangement in pipeline dispute

SMITHERS, B.C. — Wet'suwet'en hereditary chiefs and senior government ministers reached a proposed arrangement Sunday following days of discussions over a pipeline dispute that prompted solidarity protests and transport disruptions across Canada.
Quebec couple who got coronavirus on cruise ship to come home, daughter says

Quebec couple who got coronavirus on cruise ship to come home, daughter says

MONTREAL — A Quebec couple who contracted the novel coronavirus aboard the Diamond Princess cruise ship in Japan will soon be on their way home after testing negative for the virus, their daughter said Sunday.
List of 10 high-profile wrongful murder convictions in Canada

List of 10 high-profile wrongful murder convictions in Canada

TORONTO — The federal government is moving forward with the creation of an independent review commission to consider claims of wrongful convictions.
Creation of wrongful conviction review board edging closer to reality

Creation of wrongful conviction review board edging closer to reality

TORONTO — A new independent panel that would review claims of wrongful convictions is edging toward reality, as the Liberal government moves forward on one of its campaign promises.
Wet'suwet'en supporters of pipeline don't think their message is being heard

Wet'suwet'en supporters of pipeline don't think their message is being heard

SMITHERS, B.C. — Bonnie George walked out of the Office of the Wet'suwet'en holding her hands up in the air in a triumphant gesture.
Legal experts say injunctions not effective in Indigenous-led land disputes

Legal experts say injunctions not effective in Indigenous-led land disputes

ST. JOHN'S, N.L.
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