Sunday, April 15th, 2018


TSB investigating after plane strikes parked aircraft

Plane hits other aircraft at Winnipeg airport

Published Sunday, April 15, 2018 6:51PM CST Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 7:15PM CST Officials from the Transportation Safety Board are investigating after a plane struck another aircraft on the ground at Winnipeg Richardson International Airport. According to the TSB, the collision involved two private jet aircraft and no injuries were reported.  Tyler MacAfee with the Winnipeg Airport Authority told CTV News that firefighters and first responders at the airport received the call around 3:30 p.m. Sunday.  MacAfee went on to say that crews also coordinated the clean upRead More

Suspicious house fire in Wasaga Beach

CTV Barrie Published Sunday, April 15, 2018 7:26PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 8:32PM EDT Police confirm a man is in custody after a suspicious house fire in Wasaga Beach. The fire broke out around 2 p.m. on Saturday at a home on River Road West, near Silver Birch Avenue. Paramedics say one person was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. It’s not clear how the fire started, but the OPP are waiting to obtain a search warrant before doing a scene investigation. The officeRead More

Police searching for suspect after sexual assault

Waterloo Regional Police

Waterloo Regional Police are searching for a suspect after a woman was assaulted in Kitchener. Police say they responded to reports of an assault around 6 a.m. Sunday morning. They say around 3 a.m. a woman was walking southbound on King Street South near Union Street, when she was approached from behind by an unknown man who sexually assaulted her. The man was last seen after the assault walking northbound on King Street. The woman was treated and released from hospital. Police say the man is described as having lightRead More

Travelling zoo in Timmins

Travelling zoo in Timmins

Families in Timmins are treated to a weekend of learning and adventure thanks to the travelling arm of the Ottawa Zoo. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

Parents of children with autism consider legal action against QC government.

Parents of children with autism consider legal action against QC government.

CTV Montreal Published Sunday, April 15, 2018 6:19PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 8:39PM EDT For years, the complaint has been that there’s not enough money or resources for children with autism. Now their parents are considering filing lawsuits against numerous government bodies, citing “systemic discrimination.” Claudia Taboada can’t help but get emotional when she thinks about the impact autism has had on her life – her son, a teen, has a neurodevelopmental disorder. In order to care for him, Taboada quit her job in 2003 to takeRead More

Police investigate after body found in southeast Calgary

Calgary police

Police are investigating after a body was discovered in the southeast on Sunday afternoon. Officers were called to the scene at Heritage Meadows Road and Heritage Meadows Way S.E. at just before 2:00 p.m. Information is limited at this time and the circumstances behind the death have not yet been determined. More to come. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

Deliberations continue in trial of N.S. man charged in delivery driver’s death

Deliberations continue in trial of N.S. man charged in delivery driver's death

CTV Atlantic Published Sunday, April 15, 2018 6:20PM ADT Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 6:34PM ADT A Nova Scotia jury remained locked away, deliberating a verdict in the trial of Randy Desmond Riley Sunday. Riley stands accused of first-degree murder in the shooting death of a pizza delivery driver back in 2010. Riley has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the death of 27-year-old Chad Smith. Another man has already been found guilty in the case, but the jury has been grappling with serious questions in Riley’s trial.Read More

West Edmonton house destroyed in fire


A house in the Hamptons was wrecked by a fire Sunday morning. Firefighters responded to a residence in the area of 207 Street and 55 Avenue at approximately 6:30 a.m. They had the blaze under control an hour and a half later, Edmonton Fire Rescue Services said. The occupants of the house got out safely, EFRS said. The two houses next to the one that was destroyed were also damage by the fire and heat. EFRS estimated the damage at about $800,000. The cause of the fire is under investigation.Read More

Parts of Essex, Chatham-Kent under water, OPP issue warning

Residents experiencing flooding in Erieau

CTV Windsor Published Sunday, April 15, 2018 3:45PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 5:40PM EDT OPP are warning there is generalized flooding on roads and at some homes along the Lake Erie shoreline. Emergency personnel in Essex County say some roads between Kingsville and the Belcreft Beach area in Harrow are reported to be under water, as are parts of Erieau in Chatham-Kent. Heavy rains, washed out roads and flooding, particularly in the south end of the county, is making travelling hazardous in several areas. Police are urgingRead More

Almonte residents angered by mayor’s decision not to lower flag for Humboldt

Flag at half-mast Almonte

Many Almonte residents are upset after their mayor denied requests to lower the flag outside the Almonte Community Centre and Curling Rink in honour of the Humboldt Broncos.  Requests started streaming in to the municipal office on Wednesday after residents noticed none of the town’s flags had been lowered. When nothing changed, people took their outcry to social media.  “Because I am so involved in hockey, I just can’t believe someone wouldn’t put it down. I just find it hard to believe,” said Kevin McCartney, a hockey dad who livesRead More