Category: Canada

More than 250 wildfires continue to burn in B.C. as crews plan for challenging weather

The B.C. Wildfire Service says more than 250 wildfires are currently burning across the province, with hundreds of firefighters continuing…

Preston riding has slate of all-Black candidates

For the first time in more than 20 years, one of Nova Scotia’s oldest and largest Black communities will be…

Off-duty York police officer killed in southern Ontario motorcycle collision – Toronto

A 31-year veteran with the York Regional Police service has died after being involved in a motorcycle collision with…

Ontario reports 172 new COVID-19 cases, 2 deaths

Ontario is reporting 172 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday, bringing the provincial total to 549,328. According to Sunday’s report,…

Some Ontario parents, child care centres, call for updates to COVID-19 rules

TORONTO — The staff at Kim Yeaman’s child care centre spend time filling, emptying into the garbage, and cleaning…

Saint John police officers ordered not to wear thin blue line patches

The Saint John Police Force has ordered its officers to stop wearing thin blue line patches following social media posts…

Nova Scotia’s shark derbies: Outdated or essential research tool?

The only shark derbies in Canada will resume in Nova Scotia next month and they’re expected to once again attract…

Survival camp on Sask. First Nation is ‘testament to the resiliency of our culture,’ teacher says

“This is awesome,” Ryan Caron said. “This is really good.” Caron, 35, is a member of Beardy’s and Okemasis’ Cree…

‘Sibling rivalry’ helps push sisters to top of P.E.I. tennis rankings

They were supposed to just hit the ball right back to each other. Keep the rally going. This was a…