Top News Stories In Moncton

Snow. It’s all about snow. Headlines from local news sources:

  • Local newspaper, The Times and Transcript: Will snow cleanup ever end?
  • From all News radio station, News 91.9: Moncton poised to break snow record.
  • Winter weather persists in Atlantic Canada from Global news.
  • Moncton High contingency plan may be revealed from CBC (it’ll be news for them when Moncton breaks that record).

Canada’s Government Falls, Again

canada cnnIt must be a slow day for CNN: they’re reporting about Canadian news on their front page: Kickback scandal brings down Canadian government

The government of Canadian Prime Minister Paul Martin fell Monday evening when opposition parties united to topple him with a no-confidence vote. Martin’s center-left Liberal Party has been dogged by a corruption scandal, in which it paid advertising firms with Liberal links more than $1 million with little or no work done in exchange.

What does this mean for Canadians? Nothing. Another day, another government.