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Five things that likely won’t happen in 2021 2020-12-31 10:53:23The past year has proven that you never know what’s coming. But these things, you can probably rule out… The post Five things that likely

My mom turns 80 this summer. Can we 2020-12-22 13:20:27Vaxx Populi: Hopefully, people in high-risk categories will be vaccinated by mid-2021, but the virus may still be transmissible. Experts suggest proce

COVID-19 in Canada: How our battle against the 2020-12-22 07:14:09The latest numbers from across country showing where the virus is spreading, and how quickly The post COVID-19 in Canada: How our battle against the s

Who is next in line for the vaccine 2020-12-21 16:27:36Vaxx Populi: In early 2021, Canada will begin vaccinating essential workers. Who falls into that category, and in what order will they be vaccinated?

‘Life isn’t a given, it’s a gift’: Read 2020-12-18 17:48:00Sham Al Mukdad: "The uncertainty, the fear of illness, of death, has made us appreciate how it can all be taken away, so swiftly, and without reason.

Why I’m spending the holidays alone 2020-12-18 17:14:06Five Canadians on the decision to self-isolate over the holidays—and what they're doing to cope The post Why I’m spending the holidays al

Burying Sir John A. Macdonald 2020-12-18 11:07:01The first prime minister will no longer be put on a pedestal as the debate turns to what to put up in his place The post Burying Sir John A. Macdonald

There’s a new strain of COVID-19. Will the 2020-12-17 15:30:09Vaxx Populi: The mutations identified in England affect the virus's crucial spike protein, but so far scientists expect the vaccines will protect aga

Can Canada keep up with a global icebreaker 2020-12-17 15:27:39Russia, China and the United States are racing to build big ships meant to slice through ice in an Arctic region rich in natural resources and new shi

Bardish Chagger reflects on a tumultuous 2020 in 2020-12-17 11:27:09The minister for diversity and inclusion and youth hopes the Liberals can document their lessons learned for the benefit of future governments, but sh

Canada is planning for a literal moonshot as 2020-12-17 09:49:36Politics Insider for Dec. 17: A Canadian will join a mission to orbit the moon, Carla Qualtrough admits the government's mistakes and Santa Claus is

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Quebec's college of physicians calls for cosmetic surgeries 2021-01-15 16:30:56While some patients are waiting months for non-urgent surgeries and medical procedures, others have still been using private clinics for facelifts and

Director of UBC's school of public health resigns 2021-01-15 14:38:05Peter Berman has resigned as director of the University of British Columbia's School of Population and Public Health just over a week after admitting

Trudeau says Bloc leader is using 'coded' language 2021-01-15 14:32:35Prime Minister Justin Trudeau today accused Bloc Quebecois Leader Yves-François Blanchet of pandering to the worst elements in Canadian society

N.L. heading to the polls on Feb. 13 2021-01-15 14:04:37Newfoundland and Labrador voters will head to the polls on Feb. 13, a Saturday — a first for an election in the province.

Trudeau 'open to strengthening' international travel measures as 2021-01-15 13:15:20Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said today the federal government is open to strengthening pandemic restrictions on international travel as concerns mou

Couche-Tard drops bid to take over Carrefour: source 2021-01-15 13:02:19France on Thursday took a tough line against any takeover of retailer Carrefour by a foreign company, dealing a major blow to a nearly $25-billion Cdn

What we know and don't know about the 2021-01-15 11:55:46While there's been more clarity about what the fields for both the Scotties and Brier will look like with just over a month from the beginning of the

Quebec's attorney general seeks to challenge mosque shooter 2021-01-15 11:50:54Quebec's attorney general and the Crown prosecutor's office will ask the Supreme Court of Canada to weigh in on the sentencing of the man who killed

Yellowknives Dene First Nation to meet with federal 2021-01-15 11:13:56After months of requesting to meet with Crown-Indigenous Relations Minister Carolyn Bennett, the Yellowknives Dene First Nation chiefs will be sitting

Canadian home sales see a record December — 2021-01-15 09:53:43National home sales set an all-time record in December, the Canadian Real Estate Association says.

Ford ousts MPP from caucus over open letter 2021-01-15 09:31:08Ontario Premier Doug Ford has kicked York Centre MPP Roman Baber out of the Progressive Conservative caucus for sending an open letter that

2,000 more Canadians could die from COVID-19 in 2021-01-15 09:15:06New modelling released by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) suggests the number of daily COVID-19 cases could more than triple to 30,000 if pe

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Studio restrictions prompt outdoor dance performances by local 2021-01-16 17:54:28When the COVID-19 pandemic placed limitations on dance studios one local troupe, KSAMB Dance Company decided to take their performances to an outdoor

Canada’s cases of COVID-19 have surpassed 700K 2021-01-16 17:39:27To date, a total of 17,850 deaths attributed to COVID-19 have been recorded in Canada as well, though over 607,900 patients have since recovered.

Big White Fire Department receives keys to new, 2021-01-16 17:24:39Big White firefighters followed a century-long tradition of using human power to push their new ladder truck into its fire station bay.

Bigfoot or moose? Possible sighting shocks, excites residents 2021-01-16 17:19:56The village of Silverton is located on the east shore of Slocan Lake in B.C.’s West Kootenay region, and is about a 90-minute drive north of Tra

RCMP investigate after body found near Calgary 2021-01-16 16:47:06The body of a woman was found Friday on a rural road west of Chestermere, Alta.

Person found dead after small fire in Scarborough 2021-01-16 15:46:28A spokesperson for Toronto fire said crews were called to a building in the area of Birchmount Road and Sheppard Avenue at 8:10 a.m. on Friday.

Gas prices in Saskatchewan expected to plateau until 2021-01-16 15:43:11Gas prices are expected to rise roughly 15 to 20 cents/litre by the summer in Saskatchewan, experts say.

Saskatoon’s BHP Enchanted Forest sets attendance record with 2021-01-16 15:39:38Not only did the BHP Enchanted Forest event shatter their attendance record, they expect to have raised a record number of funds for two foundations.

Pfizer to resume COVID-19 vaccine shipments to EU 2021-01-16 15:07:13"We will be back to the original schedule of deliveries to the European Union beginning the week of January 25," Pfizer said Friday.

Saskatchewan adds 2 more deaths due to COVID-19, 2021-01-16 15:00:34Two more Saskatchewan residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have died. The province also announced 270 new cases on Saturday.

Former paramedic on trial ‘distraught’ when learning patient 2021-01-15 22:42:29Steve Snively returned to testify for a second day offering up his side of an encounter with shooting victim Yosif Al-Hasnawi.

Canada records over 6,800 new COVID-19 cases as 2021-01-15 22:03:15Deaths linked to COVID-19 now stand at 17,729 after another 192 fatalities were reported.

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COVID-19: Cancer diagnoses drop in B.C., doctors worry 2021-01-16 17:45:55Retired RCMP Superintendent Russ Grabb shares his story of enduring cancer treatment during a pandemic.

Metro Vancouver company leads charge to supply B.C. 2021-01-16 17:20:37'Our goal is to get one on every show in Vancouver,' says VP of production services at Sim International.

Family and friends of Flight 752 victims still 2021-01-16 17:02:24"They were very nice people, they worked very hard. They were such a happy family, the daughter just got her driver's licence, they'd bought a new

COVID-19: No sign of regular flu in B.C., 2021-01-16 16:58:11COVID-19 restrictions and vaccinations seem to have knocked out influenza in B.C. this winter.

REAL SCOOP: Gangsters wanting to escape are turning 2021-01-16 16:52:11I have written a lot over the last decade on various anti-gang educational programs that have been implemented to combat our on-going gang problem. Bu

B.C. travel ban will cripple struggling tourism sector, 2021-01-16 16:46:34The coalition of tourism and accommodation associations says the government must steer away from an outright ban.

COVID-19 update for Jan. 16 to 17: Nine 2021-01-16 16:44:29Here's your daily update with everything you need to know on the novel coronavirus situation in B.C.

REAL SCOOP: Farnworth says people are "frustrated beyond 2021-01-16 16:34:30Here’s my story from earlier this week with Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth weighing in on the gang conflict. Bloody gang conflict has lef

Makeover: Registered nurse gets a new look just 2021-01-16 14:00:56Nadia Albano gives 41-year-old registered nurse Sarah McCrimmon a new look

B.C. clothing brand Ecologyst takes aim at microplastics 2021-01-16 14:00:49Vancouver Island-based brand Ecologyst creates 'slow' fashion out of natural fibres.

Hiker who went missing near Cypress found dead 2021-01-15 23:46:11The 21-year-old woman failed to return from a hiking trip to St. Marks Summit on Thursday.

COVID-19: As outbreaks continue at long-term care homes, 2021-01-15 21:12:27Seniors advocate wants to find out why some homes were able to stop outbreaks, while others had large death tolls