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ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—Two famous Newfoundlanders stepped in to help an elderly veteran whose guitar went missing earlier this month. Edward Sheppard, 82, was devastated after his guitar — a gift...
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Crowds across Canada came out Saturday to support the “ yellow vest ” protests that have been ongoing in France for the last five weeks and have resulted in eight...
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Protestors wearing yellow vests demonstrated along Highway 97 in Kelowna on Saturday. They protested Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, carbon tax and the UN migration pact. Listen They were out in...
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The community gathered at the Leon s Centre today to celebrate Pip s 6th birthday in support of the Happy Soul project. A local charitable organization that celebrates differences...
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Victoria police say they received multiple calls early Saturday morning reporting an intoxicated man had climbed the Johnson Street Bridge and fallen into the frigid water below. The bridge spans...
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The 552 carat yellow gem was discovered in October at the Diavik Diamond Mine, located about 220 kilometres south of the Arctic Circle in the Northwest Territories. Domnion Diamond Mines Listen...
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MONTREAL Seven years after it was created, Quebec s anti corruption unit is having difficulty recruiting members and filling a number of positions. Frederick Gaudreau, the interim head of the...
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ROBB, Alta. Evacuation notices have been lifted in a few small Alberta communities after an out of season wildfire that threatened them was brought under control. Alberta wildfire information officer Caroline...
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Shrinking membership and a shift in military culture is leading to a veterans safe haven on the verge of shutting its doors in Dartmouth. Alexa MacLean/Global Halifax Listen There was...
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The largest diamond ever discovered in North America was unearthed in October, Canadian mining company Dominion Diamond Mines announced in a Thursday news release. Weighing in at 552 carats, the...
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Vaudreuil Dorion Mayor Guy Pilon is at a loss for words. He’s in disbelief at the news that the future hospital in his district will no longer be built at its planned...
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A Halifax area pet who nestled into a box for a catnap ended up 1, 200 kilometres from home after his owner unknowingly sealed him inside and shipped it away. Anita Kapuscinska,...
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This Sunday, members of the Kelowna Flying Club will be celebrating the 115 year anniversary of the world’s first powered airplane. On December 17th, 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright successfully flew...
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Fri, Dec 14 A late spring freeze and an early snowfall in parts of New Brunswick has set some Christmas tree growers well behind past years. But it may be...
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The independent review on the work practices and workplace environment at Stella’s Cafe and Bakery has been completed. People First HR Services conducted a review over the past four weeks...
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From now until March 15, winter tires are obligatory in Quebec and any motorists who don’t obey the law will face stiff fines. But beginning next year, the deadline for...
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The police union in Winnipeg is calling for the purchase of special gloves to protect their officers from the increasing number of contaminated needles on the streets. According to data...
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FREDERICTON—The New Brunswick government is amending its Motor Vehicle Act next week to slap harsher penalties on those who get behind the wheel while impaired by drugs. As of Tuesday,...
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On Thursday, hundreds of businesses, government offices and schools in Canada, the U.S., Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong received emailed bomb threats demanding payment in cryptocurrency. No explosives were...
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“Let’s be clear the Quebec government will turn school boards into service centres and will abolish school elections, ” he said. “We’re open to comments, but we will not deviate from...