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<b>CANADA:</b> Twelve in Ontario, Quebec sickened in salmonella outbreak linked to sausages

CANADA: Twelve in Ontario, Quebec sickened in salmonella outbreak linked to sausages

Health agency says the outbreak appears to be ongoing, in spite of a recall of the affected sausages
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Government moving more services online, changing procurement process

ONTARIO: Government moving more services online, changing procurement process

The plan comes in an effort to rein in a multibillion-dollar deficit
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Province increases limit for small claims court to $35,000

ONTARIO: Province increases limit for small claims court to $35,000

The goal is to get cases resolved quicker
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Probation officers ineligible to sit on juries, judge finds

ONTARIO: Probation officers ineligible to sit on juries, judge finds

Judge ruled that the powers and duties of probation officers are similar to those of correctional officers
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Energy board hikes electricity prices for households, small businesses

ONTARIO: Energy board hikes electricity prices for households, small businesses

The agency says rates are scheduled to increase by about $1.99 or 1.8 per cent for a typical residential customer who uses 700 kilowatt hours per month
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Always removes female symbol from pads to be more inclusive to trans, non-binary users

BEYOND LOCAL: Always removes female symbol from pads to be more inclusive to trans, non-binary users

Some health advocates applaud the move
<b>CANADA:</b> Transgender woman ordered to pay over her rights complaint about genital waxing

CANADA: Transgender woman ordered to pay over her rights complaint about genital waxing

Jessica Yaniv filed a complaint against seven woman and companies that refused to wax hair from her male genitals
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Kid who skipped school to go fishing finds his happy place at Guelph Outdoor School

ONTARIO: Kid who skipped school to go fishing finds his happy place at Guelph Outdoor School

Guelph Outdoor School offers a unique educational experience for children facing challenges in a regular school setting
<b>ONTARIO:</b> New magazine promises to offer 'empowering voice' for Indigenous women

ONTARIO: New magazine promises to offer 'empowering voice' for Indigenous women

The Ontario Native Women's Association launches magazine for women
<b>CANADA:</b> Scheer says nation more divided than ever, as NDP, Bloc hold cards close

CANADA: Scheer says nation more divided than ever, as NDP, Bloc hold cards close

Scheer seized on his party's success in the popular vote