Tag: Won’t

Government backbencher won’t support N.B. nighttime emergency room closures

FREDERICTON—Just a day after New Brunswick Premier Blaine Higgs conceded that a growing backlash to his government’s health-care reforms could hurt him politically, one of his own backbenchers spoke out against the changes. Bruce Northrup issued a statement Thursday to say he cannot support the decision to eliminate the overnight emergency hours at the Sussex…

Ottawa says it won’t interfere in the dispute between Wet’suwet’en chiefs and Coastal GasLink. So, what’s next?

OTTAWA—The federal government insists it has no role in the resolution of a pipeline construction dispute in British Columbia, even as the resulting Indigenous protest movement disrupts travel and commerce across the country. Ottawa argues the Coastal GasLink pipeline project’s standoff with certain Wet’suwet’en activists is an issue for the company and the B.C. government…

‘Anne with an E’ creator says show won’t be revived despite fan petition

The creator of the CBC/Netflix drama series “Anne with an E” said she was “moved to tears” by the fan response to the show’s cancellation, but said the series will not be renewed despite their best efforts. Moira Walley-Beckett announced the show’s cancellation in November, prompting over 66,000 fans to sign a petition calling on…