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Ontario – A Curious Thing Happened When Ontario Hiked Minimum Wages by Over 20%

A Curious Thing Happened When Ontario Hiked Minimum Wages By Over 20% Minimum wage hikes, and the inevitable job losses that result from them, are a consistent topic of conversation for us…here are just a couple of recent examples: Seattle Min Wage Hikes Crushing The Poor: 6,700 Jobs Lost, Annual Wages Down $1,500 – UofW […]

Canada – Private Retailers To Sell Cannabis In Saskatchewan

Private retailers to sell cannabis in Saskatchewan The Saskatchewan government says the sale of legal cannabis will be handled by the private sector with government oversight but it’s still mulling over a minimum age of consumption. Gene Makowsky, minister responsible for the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority, says the authority will issue about 60 retail permits to private […]

Thunder Bay - Saturday

Thunder Bay – Saturday

click on any image to enlarge Why is this barrier there? A sock or socks.  I am not touching them to find out. Waterfront sign watch. Its still empty. The MV G3 Marquis Ooooooo Ahhhhhhh Loiterers in the pedestrian overpass. McVicar Creek Looks like water is over-topping the ice. Leftovers Under the Algoma Street bridge […]

Thunder Bay - Sunday

Thunder Bay – Sunday

Why is this barricade still here?  Its affecting the snow plowing operation. This yard has a hydrant in it.  Why?  Was this part of a street? Interesting horizon out on the lake. The MV G3 Marquis tied up at the old ore dock.  There are three ships spending the winter there. The CCGS Alexander Henry […]