Premier declares a state of emergency; new fines, jail terms coming to deal with protestors

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Protestors parked about two dozen farm and personal vehicles on Highway 402 Wednesday morning and have been there ever since. The premier has announced the cabinet will pass an emergency order with stiff fines and prison terms for those blocking public roads and borders.

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