Five people were taken to hospital and officials were trying to account for everyone who lived in a building that caught fire Monday in Vancouver's Gastown neighbourhood. Officials didn't know the status of all the residents of the four-storey building and they were looking for “upwards of a handful,” said...
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says he wants to make it easier for more Canadians to drive electric vehicles and he isn't ruling out nuclear power as a cleaner source of energy. Trudeau said electric vehicles help cut pollution, but often are too expensive for many Canadians. “We know we need to...
A 27-year-old man died in motor vehicle collision Saturday night after crashing into a building. At shortly after 9 p.m., Winnipeg Police said officers were attempting a traffic stop on a vehicle with lapsed insurance in the area of Selkirk Avenue and McKenzie Street when the driver of the car...
The Windsor police Major Crime Unit is investigating after a dead person was found near the city’s core early Thursday. Police said officers responded around 3 a.m. to a report of a female laying on the ground outside an apartment building in the 1500 block of Ouellette Avenue. The officers arrived...
Quebec reported 28 more deaths attributed to the novel coronavirus on Thursday and a 42-patient rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations. The Health Department said there were 1,582 people in hospital with the disease after 221 patients were admitted in the past 24 hours and 179 were discharged. There were 64 patients...
A Prince George man has been charged with arson after setting a large stack of tires on fire Sunday morning. Shortly after 7 a.m. on Sunday, Prince George RCMP received a report of a large stack of tires burning in the 600 block of Third Avenue, a statement issued by...
A woman is dead after she was struck by the driver of a transport truck in North York, police said. Investigators were called to the area of Finch Avenue West near Highway 400 just after 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday. Police said that a 64-year-old woman was struck by the driver, a...
The Quebec government is extending the province's mask mandate until at least the end of April amid a rise in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations. "We do not want to expect that masks will be needed after the month of April," said interim public health director Dr. Luc Boileau Tuesday. "Right...
While no new deaths were included in today's Ontario COVID-update, hospitalizations and cases continue to rise compared to early and mid-March. Since March 5, 2022, the province has reported 207 COVID deaths, with between four and 14 deaths each day. No new deaths were included in today's update. Over the...
A 42-year-old man is dead as the result of a snowmobile crash on the ice near the mouth of the Goose River near Happy Valley-Goose Bay. RCMP were called just before midnight on Saturday, April 2. Police say the machine struck a piece of driftwood that was partially covered in snow. The...