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Prices soar 50 cents since this time last year


Updated on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 11:46 AM CDT: Corrects reference to increase in gas tax. The proposed 5 cent a litre gas tax will not go through in September as was proposed in the March provincial budget. The way the bill was written proposed that if it was passed by June 1, the province would start collecting the tax by Sept. 1. However, as the bill was delayed by the Opposition in April, carbon taxes won't be collected until at least Dec. 1.

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