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Sask. couple survives being buried in mudslide on B.C. highway

Gabe Rosescu and Sheri Niemegeers

KELOWNA, B.C. — A Saskatchewan couple is recovering in hospital after a mudslide swept them off a cliff in British Columbia. Don Struthers said his brother-in-law Gabe Rosescu and his girlfriend, Sheri Niemegeers, were en route to Nelson, B.C., when disaster struck. “They were driving down the road, happy go lucky, excited to see their buddy. And Gabe said all of a sudden they saw one tree kind of fall right onto the road,” Struthers said. “They didn’t have time to hit the brakes or anything and, before they knewRead More

Father goes missing under troubling circumstances

Father goes missing under troubling circumstances

Ben Kilmer’s work truck was discovered still idling on the side of the road, and search officials say there was blood inside. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines

Paul Bernardo to appear in court on weapons charge

Paul Bernardo

Convicted killer Paul Bernardo is scheduled to make a court appearance in Napanee, Ont., today via video from prison. He is charged with one count of possession of a weapon and this will be his third court date on the matter when he steps before a camera at the maximum-security Millhaven Institution. Court documents show he alleged offence occurred Feb. 9 at the prison in Bath, Ont. Bernardo, one of Canada’s most infamous killers, was arrested in the 1990s on allegations that he raped and murdered multiple teenage girls atRead More

New Hamburg Canada Day gathering to charge admission

Canada Day in Wilmot

The biggest Canada Day party in New Hamburg won’t be free this year. Organizers of Canada Day in Wilmot say this year’s celebration will require paid admission due to declining sponsor and donor support. They say they want to keep the fee low, possibly at $5 per person or less. According to the organizers, the money is necessary to “maintain the expected quality of entertainment and attractions our community deserves to celebrate Canada Day.” This year will mark the 36th straight community party for Canada Day in New Hamburg. LastRead More

Teen accused of stabbing Sydney cab driver to undergo psychiatric assessment

taxi driver stabbed

A 13-year-old boy accused of stabbing a cab driver in Sydney is being sent for a psychiatric assessment. The teen will undergo a 30-day mental health assessment at the IWK Health Centre after a request was made by the Crown during a bail hearing in Sydney on Tuesday. He has been charged with aggravated assault, assault with a weapon, and two breaches of probation in connection with the incident. The charges come after patrol officers with Cape Breton Regional Police noticed a Dynasty taxi stopped on Bentinck Street in SydneyRead More

Stabbing at Victoria Park Station sends male victim to hospital

victoria park station stabbing

Kayla Goodfield, CTV News Toronto Published Tuesday, May 15, 2018 9:31PM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, May 15, 2018 10:25PM EDT A man has been taken to a trauma centre with a lower body injury after a stabbing took place at Victoria Park Station on Tuesday night. The incident occurred on the eastbound platform of the subway station at around 8:30 p.m. The male victim was taken to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries, Toronto Paramedics said. Toronto police said a suspect wanted in connection with the incident fled the sceneRead More

Kitchener mother loses over 120 pounds

Kitchener mother loses over 120 pounds

After the birth of her last daughter, Kristina Todd tipped the scales at over 300 pounds. “I could barely walk to the park with my son, you know, I was feeling so uncomfortable,” Todd said. As her health deteriorated and her self-confidence diminished, she decided it was time to act. Todd had been on diets before, but called them “yo-yo diets” – because they make it quick to lose weight but difficult to keep it off. Todd began by analyzing her diet and eating better. She found that adopting aRead More

Markle seeks respect for dad after report he’ll skip wedding

Meghan Markle

LONDON – Kensington Palace says Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are requesting “understanding and respect” for Markle’s father after a celebrity news site reported he would not be coming to the royal wedding to walk his daughter down the aisle. The palace’s statement did not confirm the TMZ report on Monday that Thomas Markle had decided not to attend Saturday’s wedding in Windsor, England. The palace said earlier that it would not comment on the report. TMZ said Thomas Markle was upset over the way his decision to haveRead More

Search continues for driver who crashed car into Clayton Park home

Search continues for driver who crashed car into Clayton Park home

Halifax Police continue to search for a man who drove a car into a home in Clayton Park Saturday morning. The car smashed into the side wall of the house, causing major structural damage. No one was hurt, but the necessary repairs will be extensive. Neighbours say the owners of the home were on their back deck at the time. “They were just out back enjoying some coffee in the morning, heard a bang, and all of a sudden a car is halfway in their house,” says neighbour Derek Linders.Read More

OPP make arrest in case of woman found dead at roadside

Laura Wigelsworth

CTV Kitchener Published Saturday, May 12, 2018 11:35PM EDT Last Updated Saturday, May 12, 2018 11:36PM EDT Huron County OPP say a suspicious death investigation involving a woman near Clinton is now a homicide. Provincial police say they arrested a man in connection with her murder around 1 p.m. Saturday, after a post-mortem examination conducted in London confirmed the death to be a homicide. The victim was identified Thursday as 27-year-old Laura Wigglesworth from Vanastra. OPP say she had been reported missing Wednesday night, after failing to return home fromRead More