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During Ontario Premier Doug Ford's election campaign, he promised he would bring the minimum beer price down to a buck a beer, and an Ottawa brewery—co-founded by a former Tory staffer—is meeting that challenge, albeit with a twist. The Dominion City Brewing Company plans to launch its 'buck-a-beer' on Aug. 30, just days after the minimum price for beer will drop from $1.25 to $1. The Ontario government's plan is to offer incentives to brewers who price their offerings at

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Former Tory staffer’s brewery launches ‘buck-a-beer’ challenge, offering a cold brew and warm welcome to refugees

By Neil Moss      

Also, a new book on one of the country's darkest hours is being published, and Canada's longest tenured Senator says goodbye to the Upper Chamber.

As Ontario Premier Doug Ford plans to lower the minimum beer price to $1, Dominion City Brewing Company will offer a 'buck-a-beer' to help resettle refugees. Photograph courtesy of Twitter
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