Monthly Archives: March 2013

OxyContin’s gone, but Canada’s pill-popping problem is worse than ever

Patrick Cain The top story on the relaunched site today, by the Investigative Data Desk’s Anna Mehler Paperny, is a disturbing look at addictive painkillers: A year after provincial governments clamped down on the most notorious name in prescription-drug abuse, … Continue reading

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#graphicmonday: Collapsing asbestos exports

Patrick Cain Our first #graphicmonday on the relaunched site is one of Leslie’s, a Tableau-based interactive on the collapse in asbestos exports. Have a look. #graphicmondays migrated from the previous site can all be found here. Click on the image:

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Data/interactives on the relaunched globalnews.ca

Patrick Cain The whole globalnews.ca group of sites relaunched this morning with a responsive-design system on the front end and WordPress VIP on the back end. It went about as smoothly as these things can. Most of the last week … Continue reading

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