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300-pound cement balls to help clean harbour

300-pound cement balls to help clean harbour

They’re called “reef balls,” and they’re being dropped to help attract marine life back into Victoria’s Inner Harbour. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Teen accused of stabbing Sydney cab driver to undergo psychiatric assessment

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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


‘Gift to be a part of this community:’ Winnipeg Jets fan fever spreads

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Kelly Geraldine Malone, The Canadian Press Published Monday, May 14, 2018 4:17PM EDT While the Whiteout street party grows in Winnipeg with the excitement of each game, Jets fans around the world aren’t letting geography get in the way of supporting their team on the road to the Stanley Cup. In Vancouver, the Coppertank pub has seen an increasing stream of thirsty fans filling the bar in white jerseys as the Jets battle it out with the Vegas Knights in the Western Conference final. Coppertank owner Ben Wyllie says initiallyRead More


Canadian-born ‘Superman’ actress Margot Kidder dead at 69

Canadian-born 'Superman' actress Margot Kidder dead at 69

CTVNews.ca Staff Published Monday, May 14, 2018 12:51PM EDT Last Updated Monday, May 14, 2018 2:22PM EDT Margot Kidder, the Canadian-born actress who played Lois Lane in “Superman,” has died. She was 69. The actress passed away in her Montana home. There are no details yet on the cause of her death. Kidder’s family confirmed the news with CTV News. Kidder was born in Yellowknife in 1948. Even from a young age, she had ambitions of stardom. “From when she was very young she was determined she was going toRead More


Weather May 11/18

Weather May 11/18

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


Cab driver's finger bitten off in weekend assault

Cab driver's finger bitten off in weekend assault

There’s no question cabbies have to put up with a lot, but what Comox Valley driver Bruce Morgan went through is a new low. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Separation at issue as Liberals, CAQ battle for Anglo votes

Separation at issue as Liberals, CAQ battle for Anglo votes

Published Wednesday, May 9, 2018 6:27PM EDT Last Updated Wednesday, May 9, 2018 6:30PM EDT As the two parties in the forefront of the Quebec election are battling it out for English votes, the CAQ is accusing the Liberal Party of fearmongering. Premier Philippe Couillard is raising questions about whether CAQ leader Francois Legault is still a separatist. The CAQ is laughing off the attacks. “Hahaha! Oh, Mr. Couillard. He wants to scare Quebecers again and again and again. It’s an old recipe for the Liberal Party,” said CAQ MNARead More


Province temporarily restoring Saskjobs.ca | CTV Regina News

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The provincial government will be bringing back its online job listing temporarily after employer complaints over the move to the National Job Bank. Saskjobs.ca will remain up for the next few months while the government works with employers to transition to the national site. The government says employers were concerned that the National Job Bank wasn’t user friendly. The provincial website also links to the national site. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Stolen necklace contains ashes of woman’s daughter, Kingston, Ont., police say

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KINGSTON, Ont. — Police in Kingston, Ont., are appealing for the public’s help after a woman’s necklace containing the ashes of her daughter was taken. Investigators say the necklace was stolen during a break and enter, and its recovery is a priority. They say anyone who locates the necklace can return it anonymously to police headquarters. Investigators also are urging anyone with information about the case to contact police. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines USA News Headlines ABC NEWS Headlines


Hurricanes to hire former captain Rod Brind’Amour as coach

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RALEIGH, N.C. — A person familiar with the situation tells The Associated Press that former Carolina captain Rod Brind’Amour is expected to be promoted to head coach of the Hurricanes. The person said the deal was being finalized and the announcement could come later this week. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the team has not publicly discussed its coaching search. Brind’Amour captained the Hurricanes’ only Stanley Cup championship team in 2006. He replaces Bill Peters, who opted out of his contract last month following his fourthRead More