LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY BRIEFS: MLA proposes cut to liquor store hours to curb hospital visits

by Sidney Cohen - February 13, 2018

The MLA for Yellowknife Centre says liquor store hours should be cut and prices on alcoholic beverages raised as means to reducing alcohol-related hospitalizations. “Heavy drinking costs residents their health, even their lives, and it is costing the government hundreds of thousands of dollars in hospitalization costs,” Julie Green told the legislative assembly Friday. She…

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