Inflation rises

The inflation rate rose 1.5 per cent in February, up from January’s increase of 1.4 per cent.

It’s costing a lot more to put fresh food on the table.

Statistics Canada reports the price of fresh vegetables soared by 14.3.

Mortgage interest costs rose 8.1 per cent.

Gas prices fell 11.9 per cent.

(Statcan_eng)

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