latest new tops

 
 

WISE Olympics

WISE Olympics

From CTV Northern Ontario’s Alana Everson: More than 120 girls in grades four to seven come together for the Women In Science and Engineeri Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Parlee Beach given cleaner bill of health

Parlee Beach given cleaner bill of health

One of the Maritimes most popular beaches has been given a cleaner bill of health. Testing has not produced evidence of a chronic water quality issue at Parlee Beach in Shediac, N.B., meaning the water should be suitable for swimming. But the government is making a number of changes to keep it that way. More than 1400 water samples were taken at Parlee Beach between May-October 2017. Area residents and environmental groups demanded the province take action after high levels of fecal contamination were suspected at the beach. Parlee isRead More


First plans released for Halifax’s new Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre

First plans released for Halifax's new Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre

It’s both a new building and the beginning of what the indigenous people believe will be a new relationship with the community based on reconciliation. The first images of Halifax’s new Mi’kmaw Native Friendship Centre were revealed Thursday at a ceremony on the Gottingen St. site that will be home to the new building. The land was blessed by a Mi’kmaw elder at the beginning of the launch event that was attended by community members and dignitaries. The presentations included lots of talk about healing historic wounds. “As we buildRead More


Weather Apr. 19/18

Weather Apr. 19/18

Jessica Gosselin has your 7-day forecast. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Windsor Mayor warns Senate of ‘border city’ impact of cannabis legalization

The legalization of marijuana continues to weigh on the mind of Windsor’s mayor. On Monday, Drew Dilkens appeared before a senate committee that is looking into the legalization of marijuana and the impact it will have on border communities. The Committee of National Security and Defense is taking a closer look at Bill C45 — the Cannabis Act. Dilkens says people need to know there are different rules in Canada and the United States on the use of marijuana, and people could be denied entry into the U.S. for usingRead 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


Freezing rain and rainfall warnings issued for Windsor region

CTV Windsor Published Sunday, April 15, 2018 10:55AM EDT Last Updated Sunday, April 15, 2018 11:10AM EDT About 15,000 people are without power in southern Ontario Sunday morning as the region was hit by another round of freezing rain and ice pellets. There are pockets of power outages just outside of Windsor and in Kingsville Sunday. Hydro One says it has extra crews on standby to address outages as the massive, slow-moving storm system hammered an area that stretches from Windsor into Quebec and from Lake Ontario to North Bay.Read More


Fort Street bike lanes: Bad for business or bonus?

Fort Street bike lanes: Bad for business or bonus?

While some businesses worry a loss of parking will drive loyal customers away, others are preaching patience during the construction stage. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Couillard wants Bombardier rail plant to get Montreal subway renewal contract

Azur metro train

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard says his government will introduce a bill to thwart any legal challenges to Bombardier and Alstom being awarded the extension of a contract for the renewal of Montreal’s subway car fleet. Couillard met with employees today at Bombardier Transportation at its facility northeast of Quebec City. The premier says the province would first sign a deal with the City of Montreal for the cars before tabling a bill to secure the agreement. Couillard says that plan has been vetted by the province’s lawyers. A first contractRead More


Burlington man charged following alleged blackmail and sexual assault in London

London Police

A Burlington man is facing several charges after allegedly blackmailing and sexually assaulting a woman he met on a dating website. Police say they received a report Tuesday that a 29-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in a south London hotel room. According to police, the two met on a dating site a few weeks ago and exchanged photos of each other. Once they met in person, the accused threatened to release the photos if he did not do what he wanted. The victim claims she was forcibly confined and sexuallyRead More