Ontario public health officials are investigating a confirmed case of coronavirus in London, less than a week after the potentially deadly virus was first detected in the province. The unidentified woman, a Western University student in her 20s, tested positive for the coronavirus strain originating from Wuhan, China, where an...
Two people from Nanaimo and two from Victoria are facing human trafficking and prostitution-related charges in Saskatchewan. On January 28th, RCMP in Swift Current stopped three vehicles on the Trans Canada Highway after an off-duty officer witnessed them speeding while driving together in a group. The RCMP says the vehicles were...
A half-dozen people were taken to hospital Wednesday after emergency crews responded to the scene of a crash involving around 20 vehicles on Highway 2 north of Grande Prairie near Emerson Trail Wednesday. RCMP, emergency medical services and fire services responded to the collision that blocked traffic on Highway 2...
The victims of a horrific hit-and-run crash that left two people dead and two others injured were international students with Thompson Rivers University (TRU), the school says. In a statement published Monday, TRU president Brett Fairbairn said the victims were current and alumni students with the international program. “Our deepest thoughts...
Under a light afternoon snowfall, hundreds of paramedics, firefighters and police officers lined the entry road to Regina’s Living Hope Alliance Church. Dressed in their finest uniforms, they raised their arms in salute as symbols of Leigh Schroeder — a Canadian flag, picture, Bible and stethoscope — were carried by...
Hundreds of thousands of Canadians are consuming tap water laced with high levels of lead leaching from aging and deteriorating infrastructure. A year-long investigation by more than 120 journalists from nine universities and 10 media organizations, including the Toronto Star and the Institute for Investigative Journalism, collected test results that...
It looks like the otter versus koi debate in Vancouver will be rekindled. The garden pond at Vancouver's Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden was temporarily closed this week as the park board deals with the appearance of otter, almost a year a wayward river otter killed most of the...
A young couple and their dog were lucky to be spotted by search crews Thursday after spending a week stuck in the backcountry. On Thursday, Mounties from the Columbia Valley and Kimberley RCMP detachments put out a notice asking the public for help locating Catherine Gibbons, 22, and Damon Brodeur,...
The end of daylight saving time: it’s one of the most reliable events in Canada, unless you’re in Saskatchewan. But we’ll get to that. Each November, Canadians switch back their clocks to standard time. Summer is gone and so is that extra hour of evening sun. While the fall time...
A London police officer charged in the death of Debra Chrisjohn has been found guilty of failing to provide the necessaries of life and criminal negligence causing death. Const. Nicholas Doering was charged with criminal negligence causing death and failing to provide the necessaries of life in the 2016 death...