Saturday, October 23, 2021

Opposition Liberals grill New Democrat responses to wildfire recovery, heat wave

October 7, 2021 7:16 pm VICTORIA — The plight of the residents of the British Columbia village of Lytton that was all but destroyed in a wildfire this summer gained...

B.C.’s inadequate heat wave supports heightened risks to vulnerable people: report

October 5, 2021 5:11 pm VICTORIA — The British Columbia government's inadequate support during an extreme heat wave this summer "compounded risks" for people with disabilities and those who are...

Montreal lawyer who died in Italy plane crash remembered for his passion for politics

October 5, 2021 2:31 pm MONTREAL — Friends and family of a Montreal lawyer who died in a plane crash in Italy are remembering him for his career success, his...

N.L. ground search and rescue loses good people to fundraising burnout, says director

October 4, 2021 4:06 pm ST JOHN'S, Antigua And Barbuda — Newfoundland and Labrador's volunteer-run ground search and rescue services need an infusion of cash and a few paid positions,...

‘Doing what I want’: Injured Humboldt Bronco achieving independence in his recovery

October 4, 2021 3:06 am CALGARY — Three years after the Humboldt Broncos bus crash claimed the lives of 11 of his teammates, Ryan Straschnitzki is well on his way...

Plane at centre of deadly crash in Montreal was carrying marriage proposal banner

October 3, 2021 5:06 pm MONTREAL — A plane that went down on an island near Old Montreal on Saturday night was carrying a marriage proposal banner at the time...

One dead, one injured after plane crash in Montreal, police say

October 2, 2021 8:01 pm MONTREAL — One person was pronounced dead and another hospitalized following an evening plane crash on an island near Old Montreal, authorities said Saturday. Montreal Police...

Denied cross-border shoppers, some U.S. companies opt to export to Canada instead

September 26, 2021 4:11 am WASHINGTON — In the before times, Katie McCarron could count on her best Canadian customers to make the trip to her store in Portland, Oregon,...

Search expert applauds provincewide push to keep looking for missing N.L. fishermen

September 23, 2021 4:11 pm MARY'S HARBOUR, N.L. — A retired coast guard search and rescue coordinator says a provincewide swell of support for two missing Labrador fishermen and their...

Debris found believed to be from fishing boat with two crew missing off Labrador

September 19, 2021 3:46 pm MARY'S HARBOUR — Searchers have located debris that the joint rescue co-ordination centre says is likely from a nine-metre fishing boat that went missing with...

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No ‘blank slate’ jurors in county shaken by Arbery slaying

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Harrison Ford reunited with lost credit card in Sicily

October 23, 2021 10:06 am MILAN (AP) — Harrison Ford lost his credit card during a stay in a beach town near Palermo, Sicily, but...

Erdogan orders removal of 10 ambassadors, including US envoy

October 23, 2021 10:01 am ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Saturday that he had ordered 10 foreign ambassadors who called for...