Mayochup, which arrived in Canada this month, got its crowdsourced name after a viral Twitter campaign, but it caused another stir on social media recently when some pointed out the name can be heard as “s— face” in some Cree dialects.
Political rookie Jordan Brown’s seat was one of three taken by the NDP Thursday in an election that reduced Premier Dwight Ball’s Liberal government to a 20-seat minority, just shy of the 21 needed for a majority. An official recount is pending.
On Thursday, Ball’s Liberals were re-elected but took a hit, holding 20 of the legislature’s 40 seats while the Tories took 15, the New Democrats won three and Eddie Joyce and Paul Lane of the Independents held onto their seats.
James Oler was found guilty of removing a 15-year-old girl from a community in British Columbia to the United States to be married to an older member of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 2004.