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It wasn't just cold in Canada on New Year's Eve -- for some cities and towns in the country, it was record breaking, according to Environment Canada. ... up and headed out to The Forks, a historic outdoor destination located at the forks of the Red and Assiniboine rivers for a night of fireworks and skating.

The first Canadian babies to be born in 2018 didn't wait long before making an appearance, as two Toronto hospitals reported delivering newborns right at the stroke of midnight. Both St. Michael's Hospital and Humber River Hospital announced early Monday that they had welcomed new babies at exactly ...
London -- A Canadian pilot and prominent British businessman and his family were killed in a seaplane crash in Australia. Tour company Sydney Seaplanes says Gareth Morgan was piloting the plane that crashed Sunday afternoon. Sydney Seaplanes CEO Aaron Shaw says Morgan's parents live in ...
The same model plane was involved in a crash in Canada in August 2015 after it stalled following a steep turn during a sightseeing trip, killing a family of four from the UK. That incident prompted Canadian authorities to install warning devices. In a report by the Canadian Transport Safety Bureau, it was ...
Donald Trump's first year in office was not marked by major foreign policy achievements. But with the new year comes a new opportunity for his administration as a window opens to modernize the Columbia River Treaty with Canada. The current treaty was signed in 1964 and governs hydropower and flood ...

Tribal governments would like to see the river flow more naturally, with additional water releases in dry years to aid salmon, according to a recent article in The Spokesman-Review. Upstream tribes, including those in Canada, would like to talk about the possibility of restoring salmon runs above Grand ...
Edmonton's defining feature is an enormous river valley that bisects the city. Its banks are steep, rugged and largely undeveloped. The valley, which forms the longest stretch of parkland in any Canadian city, includes 22 major parks and more than 150 kilometres of trails. Naturally, the place is a runner's ...
The Coast Guard says they will continue to cut ice throughout the river to keep the ships moving. "The USCG and Canadian Coast Guard we help facilitate over $1 billion of cargo that needs to be moved up and down the river in the winter. The Coast Guard prepares for this winter operation every year," says ...
Yes, Pink River does exist in reality! It is not a fake news or fake image if you think. Nothing can be more existent than this bubble-gum pink river that flows beautifully in the province of Alberta, Canada. But experiencing Pink River is not everyone's cup of tea; you need to be extremely lucky to see the river ...
About 2ft (60cm) of water has been seen in Miami's financial district, where one major street resembled a river. Earlier Irma struck the Florida ...
Located on the banks of the Ottawa River in Gatineau, the Canadian Museum of History offers tourists a stunning panorama view of Parliament ...
All states gain if rivers linked through waterways: Expert ... just like sharing of water of river Kaveri between Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. ... Kamraj said the Netherlands and Canada have also been impressed by his project and ...
police say the woman, a resident of the Shoal River First Nation, was a passenger in the pickup truck and believe she exited it when she was ...
By Hannah Schadel, Camrose Canadian Travel Writer ... These badlands edge the river for more than 300 kilometres and terminate in their ...
Steven Smith was driving through Sydney River, N.S., Saturday morning when saw the first bits of Graffiti -- a big blue "SA" spray painted on a ...
Picture yourself as a boat captain, navigating your way along a historic canal in eastern Canada. Le Boat, which offers self-driving boating ...

Denis Shapovalov, of Canada, celebrates winning a point over Rafael Nadal, of Spain, at the Rogers Cup tennis tournament Thursday, Aug.
B.C.'s anti-gang police unit raided a Campbell River motorcycle clubhouse Thursday morning as part of its investigation into the homicide last ...
CHALK RIVER, ON, Aug. 10, 2017 /CNW/ - Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada's premier nuclear science and technology ...
For a Canadian to understand the passionate obsession that the Brits feel for their ... In 1892, Lord Stanley, then Canada's Governor General, donated the Stanley ... Archbishops Park, in Lambeth, across the river Thames from ...
Beer has always been one of Canada's best-known exports, thanks in part to ... Barrel Bar in the River North arts District, where it plans to build a second, ... Founded in 2005 by Canadian businessman Mark James, Red Truck ...
The U.S. Coast Guard says a Great Lakes freighter has run aground in the St. Marys River, which runs between the U.S. and Canada along ...
Investigators search Stikine River in Northern B.C. for missing Belgian man ... Goosse said he and his family wanted to fly to Canada to help but was ... "If American or Canadian [searchers nor his workmates] cannot find him, ...
... dad of an Irishman who drowned after jumping into a Canadian river has ... the search will have to be suspended due to rivers freezing over.
Two people who went missing while kayaking in the south Canadian River, have been found safe, police officials confirmed. Officials with the ...
Hundreds of people who escaped wildfires in northern Manitoba near Poplar River First Nation begin their journey home Tuesday. About 750 ...
SPOKANE, Wash. - Spokane police are asking for the public's help in identifying the body of a victim who jumped into the Spokane River. On Monday, March 20, a female jumped into the Spokane River off the Canada Island footbridge and into the falls.
Arseny said that in 2006, Rivers West spearheaded the Canadian Heritage Rivers (CHRS) designation of the Red River by the federal government. Over the years it has developed curriculum guides, tourism brochures, interpretive guides, and has helped its ...
In time for both the 75th anniversary of the Japanese Canadian internment as well as Canada's 150th anniversary, the exhibit takes a historical look back at the seizure of B.C. Japanese Canadian fishing vessels during the Second World War and what ...
The Indian River Festival's new executive director says he and artistic director Robert Kortgaard have been busy creating what he describes as a fantastic ...
A record number of students are preparing to graduate high school in Clyde River, Nunavut, this year. Quluaq school's senior class has 16 potential graduates, says principal Rebecca Hainnu.
Canada's natural resource minister said Saturday his government is happy the Keystone XL pipeline has finally been approved by the White House, but he noted that obstacles remain and said Canada remains determined to diversify its oil exports beyond ...
One hundred and fifty medals commissioned by the office of John Barlow, MP for Foothills, will be awarded to celebrate residents in the constituency as Canada honours its 150th anniversary. Residents within the riding are asked to nominate their fellow ...
The Coast Guard is investigating a sheen of unconfirmed size that was spotted Friday morning.
I have always been excited by the mysteries of river travel. Voyaging aboard a large cruise ship across the ocean has never held must fascination for me, but a slow boat down a meandering, well-travelled waterway stokes my imagination.
Steve Marshall Ford has been operating in Campbell River for 50 years and has recently opened a new state-of-the-art facility at 2300 Island Highway in north Campbell River. Ford of Canada introduced The President's Award in 2000, which was formerly ...
A Campbell River man is recovering in hospital after he was severely mauled by a grizzly bear at a logging camp on B.C.'s central coast.
Carihi grad fastest in Canada at uphill skiing. Nick Elson is a runner as well as a ski mountaineer. His love of the mountains and the great outdoors started here in Campbell River. - image credit: Richard ... Nick Elson, a 2002 Carihi grad, is the ...
2010, Proceedings of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences) has found that the concentrations of elements dissolved in the Athabasca River were well below Canadian Council of Ministers of the Environment (CCME) guidelines for drinking water. ... of ...
Kris Lee, Canadian chairperson of the Binational Public Advisory Council for the St. Clair River, speaks during a public meeting the International Joint Commission held Wednesday at the Lochiel Kiwanis Community Centre in Sarnia.
Grand River Transit and the union representing its 644 drivers, dispatchers, fleet mechanics and service attendants reached a tentative deal early Monday, averting a possible transit strike.
Emergency crews pulled a body from the raging Spokane River late Monday afternoon. Several witnesses called 9-1-1 around 4:20 p.m.
There, "a colored man showed me the way to the Canadian border. I crossed the Niagara at Youngstown on the ferry boat, and was free!
The objective of the project, she said, is to connect communities along the Grand River, which is the longest in southwestern Ontario and was designated in 1994 as a Canadian Heritage River. The Grand Trail, she said, would include both existing and ...
Rivers Ladies Auxiliary to Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. ... It also provides scholarships to Rivers Collegiate Institute, runs a weekly bingo program at Riverdale Personal Care Home, delivers Meals on wheels, donates to many local charities in the ...
The country's oldest sugar maple has been around a lot longer than Canada itself. The Comfort Maple, which stands 24.4 metres tall, ... Regardless of precisely how old the Comfort Maple is - there's no denying the tree has been alive during pivotal ...
A forcibly-confined man was found by RCMP while they executed a high-risk search warrant in a peace River home on March 3.
Winnipeg, MB - Winnipeg-produced film This River took home the Canadian Screen Award for Best Short Documentary this week.
An early morning fire that destroyed a garage and barn in a Conception Bay community killed a pet horse and levelled the structures.


 

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