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Lumley deal inked, funding needed - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Lumley deal inked, funding needed - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 18 2024
Conservation project would protect ‘gold’ wetland A purchase price has been negotiated for the BC Parks Foundation to acquire a remarkable 31-acre parcel on the south end of Salt Spring […].. Read More.


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Letters: Housing frustrations, sustainable OCP - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Letters: Housing frustrations, sustainable OCP - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 18 2024
Dragonfly ending housing efforts   Dear editor, Dragonfly Commons Housing Society has been working for the past eight years to produce 30 individually owned units of affordable workforce housing. During […].. Read More.


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Heart and soul goes into Gabriels Kitchen - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Heart and soul goes into Gabriels Kitchen - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 17 2024
By Marcia Jansen A growing mix of Salt Springers gets together every Thursday to cook and share dinner at the All Saints by-the-Sea Anglican Church. Gabriel’s Kitchen is an initiative […].. Read More.


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Clam garden visits, art among grant recipients - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Clam garden visits, art among grant recipients - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 17 2024
Several Salt Spring Island community organizations are getting a boost this year from one foundation, which announced grant funding to help support Indigenous cultural sustainability and community inclusiveness would total […].. Read More.


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Miracle multi-choir concert as fest begins - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Miracle multi-choir concert as fest begins - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 17 2024
By Kirsten Bolton For ArtSpring After months of planning, ArtSpring’s 25th Anniversary Festival takes to the stage Wednesday, April 17, with its Opening Celebration of local arts and performers in […].. Read More.


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Editorial: Nothing doing - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Editorial: Nothing doing - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 17 2024
There are times when reading just a headline isn’t enough.  If you look across the water at what’s happening elsewhere with short-term vacation rentals (STVRs) — tagged as a cause […].. Read More.


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Gulf Islands Driftwood news quiz

April 10 2024
Test your knowledge of local affairs on Salt Spring Island and the Gulf Islands with the Gulf Island Driftwood News Quiz... Read More.


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Two-day fest to highlight baroque summer - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Two-day fest to highlight baroque summer - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 10 2024
By Kerry Graham  Salt Spring Baroque is excited to announce our fourth season of baroque music for Salt Spring Islanders.     The season will begin on Friday, April 19 with Accord […].. Read More.


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Viewpoint: Holding Salt Spring together - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Viewpoint: Holding Salt Spring together - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 10 2024
By Ben Corno  We live in the ideal size of community. People love to tell each other, “10,000 people” or “12,000 in the summer.”   That’s how I know how many […].. Read More.


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Youth exhibit comes Home - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Youth exhibit comes Home - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 10 2024
By Phöenix Kelley   Each year, Salt Spring Arts (SSA) highlights local young talent in their Youth Exhibit presented alongside the annual Spring Art Show. The show provides a meaningful opportunity […].. Read More.


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Editorial: Public duty - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Editorial: Public duty - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 10 2024
Salt Spring’s miniature “election season” this month is a little less crowded than this time last year.  It was about now in 2023 when we learned there would be 15 […].. Read More.


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Fire, water board candidates answer Q&A - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Fire, water board candidates answer Q&A - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 10 2024
The two largest improvement districts on Salt Spring Island are holding elections this month — with three candidates vying for two trustee positions at each.  For the Salt Spring Island […].. Read More.


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LAVENDER, Keith - Gulf Islands Driftwood

LAVENDER, Keith - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 10 2024
 Major Keith Donovan Lavender, a decorated military officer and a beloved member of the Salt Spring Island community, passed away peacefully on April 3, 2024, at the age of 93 […].. Read More.


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'All hands on deck' for ArtSpring's 25th - Gulf Islands Driftwood

'All hands on deck' for ArtSpring's 25th - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 10 2024
By Kirsten Bolton For ArtSpring As ArtSpring readies itself to welcome the community in to its ambitious 25th Anniversary Festival April 17-21, it’s all hands on deck for organizers, staff, […].. Read More.


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Four-day event celebrates Indigenous dance - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Four-day event celebrates Indigenous dance - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 03 2024
By Kirsten Bolton For Artspring From Wednesday, April 10 to Saturday, April 13, ArtSpring is proud to host the Matriarchs Uprising Festival, celebrating contemporary work of Indigenous women creating and […].. Read More.


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Editorial: Paved and prudent - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Editorial: Paved and prudent - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 03 2024
The first Salt Spring Saturday Market of 2024 is on the books, and the clouds that covered Centennial Park — both literally and metaphorically — seemed to have finally parted […].. Read More.


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MLA's Column: Protection for firefighters, bear dens - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 03 2024
By Adam Olsen MLA, Saanich North and the Islands I’ve sat on a lot of committees in my time as an MLA, including police act reform, freedom of information and […].. Read More.


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Trustees eye limiting public recording - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Trustees eye limiting public recording - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 03 2024
A year-old drama from a Lasqueti Local Trust Committee (LTC) meeting may have ripple effects across the Islands Trust, as the land use authority’s Executive Committee (EC) met to consider […].. Read More.


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St. Mary Lake weir plans updated - Gulf Islands Driftwood

St. Mary Lake weir plans updated - Gulf Islands Driftwood

April 03 2024
In the wake of an unexpected $10 million funding windfall, Salt Spring’s largest water improvement district has begun a complex planning process, centred on how those dollars will be used […].. Read More.


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CRD announces temporary water shutoff - Gulf Islands Driftwood

CRD announces temporary water shutoff - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 29 2024
Many Salt Spring Island residents will temporarily have no water during a rolling maintenance program starting Tuesday, April 2, according to a notice issued Wednesday morning, March 27.  A schedule […].. Read More.


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PFAS-free gear phasing in - Gulf Islands Driftwood

PFAS-free gear phasing in - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 27 2024
Salt Spring’s fire department is moving to eliminate protective gear made with materials linked to increased cancer rates — and trustees for the Salt Spring Island Fire Protection District (SSIFPD) […].. Read More.


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Wellness fair and tour merge - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 27 2024
The second annual Salt Spring Well-being Fair is shaping up for next weekend at Mahon Hall, with an island-wide “tour” feature added for the first time.  The fair presented by […].. Read More.


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Nobody Asked Me, But: Currency Conundrums - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Nobody Asked Me, But: Currency Conundrums - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 27 2024
A penny for your thoughts. There will be pennies from heaven. Wait till the penny drops. Stop trying to nickel and dime me. The buck stops here. What do all […].. Read More.


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New Portlock concept floated - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 27 2024
Salt Spring officials got a preview of the latest concept for Portlock Park last week, and a plan for improvements at the site may be near to satisfying the user […].. Read More.


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Editorial: On the map - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Editorial: On the map - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 27 2024
Government officials and weather experts have called the 2021 heat dome the deadliest weather event in Canadian history.  Now, with climate projections tending toward hotter temperatures, less rain and more […].. Read More.


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Paving complete, Centennial to shine for markets opening day - Gulf Islands...

Paving complete, Centennial to shine for markets opening day - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 21 2024
Revitalization work on Salt Spring’s busiest park is “pretty much done,” according to Capital Regional District staff, who said fences that have surrounded the project all winter would be down […].. Read More.


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Grade 12 volleyball players compete at high level - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Grade 12 volleyball players compete at high level - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 21 2024
BY MARCIA JANSEN  DRIFTWOOD contributor Seven Salt Spring high school students travel off island a few times a week for club volleyball in Nanaimo and Victoria.  Finn Hughes will be […].. Read More.


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Editorial: Best policy - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Editorial: Best policy - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 20 2024
At just three words, the shortest sentence in the Islands Trust’s 33-page-long Policy Statement reads: “Changes will occur.” It’s a 30-year-old warning that the Trust, in its mandate to “preserve […].. Read More.


Gulf Islands Driftwood

Harbourwalk steering committee plans review before outreach - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Harbourwalk steering committee plans review before outreach - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 20 2024
With funding for outreach and designs allocated — and a consulting firm retained — Salt Spring’s new Ganges Harbourwalk Steering Committee hit the ground running at its first meeting, as […].. Read More.


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Loneliness, isolation explored by Shay Kuebler dance event - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Loneliness, isolation explored by Shay Kuebler dance event - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 20 2024
By KIRSTEN BOLTON FOR ARTSPRING  In 2018, when dancer, choreographer and Radical System Art’s artistic director Shay Kuebler learned the U.K. had just appointed a Minister of Loneliness, he felt […].. Read More.


Gulf Islands Driftwood

Road to arts centre opening recalled by panel - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Road to arts centre opening recalled by panel - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 20 2024
A gathering held in ArtSpring’s gallery on Saturday afternoon may not have been an “official part” of the arts centre’s 25th anniversary celebrations set for April 17-21, but it was […].. Read More.


Gulf Islands Driftwood

Island's main road gets flood prevention work - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Island's main road gets flood prevention work - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 15 2024
Construction is set to begin this summer addressing the “undersized and fatigued” culverts that allow Cusheon Creek to flow beneath Fulford-Ganges Road at the so-called Blackburn bridge — increasing climate […].. Read More.


Gulf Islands Driftwood

Heat pump and wood stove rebate program back for 2024 - Gulf...

March 13 2024
BY Transition Salt Spring Many households on Salt Spring and the Southern Gulf Islands rely on wood as their primary source of heating during the colder months, only to endure […].. Read More.


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Editorial: Getting it right with First Nations consultation - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Editorial: Getting it right with First Nations consultation - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 13 2024
This week’s issue of the Driftwood could potentially have presented one last story about a bylaw to allow accessory dwelling units on some Salt Spring properties.  After Salt Spring Local […].. Read More.


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Achievements prove islands governance is not so dysfunctional - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Achievements prove islands governance is not so dysfunctional - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 13 2024
BY GARY HOLMAN SALT SPRING CRD DIRECTOR A sample survey of former and current commissioners of Capital Regional District (CRD) water districts by North Salt Spring Waterworks District (NSSWD) and […].. Read More.


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Cavalcade show celebrates music of the '60s - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Cavalcade show celebrates music of the '60s - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 13 2024
Four self-described “pretty fab guys” from Victoria are set to dazzle Salt Spring music lovers with a tribute to a pivotal decade in music history: the 1960s. This Friday, March […].. Read More.


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NSSWD and fire board candidates step up - Gulf Islands Driftwood

NSSWD and fire board candidates step up - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 13 2024
Governance for Salt Spring’s two largest improvement districts will see changes this spring, as candidates have been nominated and an election set for trustee positions with both the Salt Spring […].. Read More.


Gulf Islands Driftwood

WHITE, Maggie - Gulf Islands Driftwood

WHITE, Maggie - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 13 2024
 “Here I lie unknown in excellent silence”. That’s my epitaph…hahaha.” Maggie White. 1946-2024 Our mother’s spirit left us today, March 4th. Loved by her children, Judith Adam and Carol Adam, […].. Read More.


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FLOWERS, Roger - Gulf Islands Driftwood

FLOWERS, Roger - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 13 2024
 Roger Flowers passed away peacefully on February 23rd, 2024 at the Greenwoods care facility on Salt Spring Island. He was 91 years old. Roger was born in London, England, on […].. Read More.


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DAVIDSON, Jerry - Gulf Islands Driftwood

DAVIDSON, Jerry - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 13 2024
 Jerry Davidson (Patrick Gerald Davidson) passed away on March 5, 2024 at Avenir Memory Care in Nanaimo. Jerry was born on May 24, 1935 in Regina, Saskatchewan to Terence (Pat) […].. Read More.


Gulf Islands Driftwood

Trustees halt ADU bylaw plans due to Tsawout Nation concerns - Gulf...

Trustees halt ADU bylaw plans due to Tsawout Nation concerns - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 12 2024
Land use officials have shelved their latest proposal for permitting accessory dwelling units (ADUs) on Salt Spring Island, putting that housing initiative on the back burner and focusing first on […].. Read More.


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RCMP asks for help with wanted person - Gulf Islands Driftwood

RCMP asks for help with wanted person - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 11 2024
Police on Salt Spring Island are seeking help from the public in locating a person wanted for several alleged offences.  Salt Spring RCMP said Tyler Jordan Pascal, 27, is being […].. Read More.


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Maxwell plant referendum likely in October - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Maxwell plant referendum likely in October - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 06 2024
Salt Spring’s largest water provider has a preliminary timeline for a new water treatment plant, according to officials, who have set a goal for completing the project at Maxwell Lake […].. Read More.


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Scrabble, silent auction events raise funds - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Scrabble, silent auction events raise funds - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 06 2024
SUBMITTED BY SSG2G Salt Spring Grand(m)others to Grandmothers are presenting their 16th annual Scrabble Fundraiser for the Stephen Lewis Foundation’s Grandmothers Campaign. HIV/AIDS continues to devastate communities in Africa as […].. Read More.


Gulf Islands Driftwood

Viewpoint: It's a noise issue, not a rooster issue - Gulf Islands...

Viewpoint: It's a noise issue, not a rooster issue - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 06 2024
BY MIKE STACEYWhen I was a kid we lived on a farm out in the Fraser Valley. None of the farms had cute names, farmers did not walk around in […].. Read More.


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Burlesque passion shared at upcoming show - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Burlesque passion shared at upcoming show - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 06 2024
When Tala Small Wolf was a student at Gulf Islands Secondary School (GISS), one place she would not be found was in the dance studio.“I was an apprentice cook, like […].. Read More.


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NSSWD fact-finding survey finds little trust in CRD - Gulf Islands Driftwood

NSSWD fact-finding survey finds little trust in CRD - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 06 2024
A new survey suggests there’s no great confidence among current and former Salt Spring Island water officials with the regional district’s handling of formerly independent water authorities.  The North Salt […].. Read More.


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CCG responds to sinking vessel at Fulford - Gulf Islands Driftwood

CCG responds to sinking vessel at Fulford - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 06 2024
The afternoon buzz of activity at Fulford Harbour Sunday, March 3 was in response to a report of a moored vessel taking on water there, according to Canadian Coast Guard […].. Read More.


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Windsor Plywood sponsorship boosts GISS athletics - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Windsor Plywood sponsorship boosts GISS athletics - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 05 2024
Gulf Islands Secondary School (GISS) athletes have been given a big boost this school year thanks to sponsorship by Windsor Plywood Salt Spring. According to GISS athletics program director and […].. Read More.


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Local woman attends United Nations Commission - Gulf Islands Driftwood

Local woman attends United Nations Commission - Gulf Islands Driftwood

March 01 2024
CFUW SUBMISSION As one of 20 members of the Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) delegation from Canada, Barbara DuMoulin will join policymakers, government officials and activists from around the […].. Read More.


Canadian Business

Navigating the Future of Finance with Paralucent - CB

Navigating the Future of Finance with Paralucent - CB

April 19 2024
“The ultimate measure of success will be how well we can integrate the strengths of technology with the depth of human..... Read More.


CBC Business

Ottawa to force banks to use carbon rebate label for direct deposits | CBC News

Ottawa to force banks to use carbon rebate label for direct deposits | CBC News

April 19 2024
Environment Minister Steven Guilbeault's department has been battling with banks for almost two years over how..... Read More.


SportsNet

Flames' Markstrom on where he expects to play next season: 'I don't know'

Flames' Markstrom on where he expects to play next season: 'I don't know'

April 19 2024
It was a season to forget for Calgary Flames netminder Jacob Markstrom and he could not say whether he expects to be with..... Read More.


CBC

Why Noah Kahan worried his song Growing Sideways was sending out a 'false message' about his mental health | CBC Arts

Why Noah Kahan worried his song Growing Sideways was sending out a 'false message' about his mental health | CBC Arts

April 19 2024
The singer-songwriter sits down with Q’s Tom Power for a conversation about his mental health journey,..... Read More.


CTV News

Mandisa, 'American Idol' alum, dead at 47 | CTV News

Mandisa, 'American Idol' alum, dead at 47 | CTV News

April 19 2024
Soulful gospel artist Mandisa, a Grammy-winning singer who got her start as a contestant on 'American Idol' in 2006,..... Read More.


CTV News

Senators reject field trip to African Lion Safari | CTV News

Senators reject field trip to African Lion Safari | CTV News

April 19 2024
The Senate legal affairs committee has rejected a motion calling for members to take a $50,000 field trip to the African..... Read More.


CTV News

Person in flames outside N.Y. courthouse where Trump trial underway: CNN | CTV News

Person in flames outside N.Y. courthouse where Trump trial underway: CNN | CTV News

April 19 2024
A person was covered in flames outside the New York courthouse where former President Donald Trump's criminal hush..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Largest water-sharing agreements in Alberta's history now in place: environment minister | CBC News

Largest water-sharing agreements in Alberta's history now in place: environment minister | CBC News

April 19 2024
Alberta has concluded its negotiations with major water licence holders and is now outlining what it calls the largest..... Read More.


CBC Canada

'We've been where they've been': People with lived addiction experience key in aiding Thunder Bay's vulnerable | CBC News

'We've been where they've been': People with lived addiction experience key in aiding Thunder Bay's vulnerable | CBC News

April 19 2024
Thunder Bay remains among the Ontario communities hit hardest by the opioid crisis, with a toxicity mortality rate..... Read More.


Financial Post

Canadians boost down payments with family money to buy homes | Financial Post

Canadians boost down payments with family money to buy homes | Financial Post

April 19 2024
Or sign-in if you have an account. A majority of Canadian home buyers are relying on family money to boost their down..... Read More.


Financial Post

CRA's handling of bare trust rules under ombudsperson review | Financial Post

CRA's handling of bare trust rules under ombudsperson review | Financial Post

April 19 2024
Or sign-in if you have an account. Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected...... Read More.


CBC Business

Tesla recalling Cybertrucks in U.S. for faulty accelerator pedal | CBC News

Tesla recalling Cybertrucks in U.S. for faulty accelerator pedal | CBC News

April 19 2024
Tesla is recalling 3,878 Cybertrucks to fix an accelerator pedal pad that could come loose and get lodged in the..... Read More.


SportsNet

Storylines to watch during the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Storylines to watch during the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs

April 19 2024
With the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs upon us, Rory Boylen offers up several interesting storylines we're eager to..... Read More.


CBC Sports

Celine Dion, Michael J. Fox voice their support for Canadian Olympians in new video | CBC Sports

Celine Dion, Michael J. Fox voice their support for Canadian Olympians in new video | CBC Sports

April 19 2024
Two of Canada's biggest stars are all-in for Team Canada at this summer's Paris Olympics and are keen to tell..... Read More.


CBC Sports

Canadian women's wheelchair basketball team 1 win away from Paralympic qualification | CBC Sports

Canadian women's wheelchair basketball team 1 win away from Paralympic qualification | CBC Sports

April 19 2024
Canada's women's wheelchair basketball team is one win away from qualifying for the Paris Paralympics...... Read More.


CTV News

Cough syrup deaths: Benylin warning likely to expand | CTV News

Cough syrup deaths: Benylin warning likely to expand  | CTV News

April 19 2024
The World Health Organization is likely to issue a wider warning about contaminated Johnson and Johnson-made..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Judge orders shared custody of pet dog under new B.C. law | CBC News

Judge orders shared custody of pet dog under new B.C. law | CBC News

April 19 2024
A golden retriever named Stella is now part of legal history in B.C. after an upper court decision based on new laws..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Federal government withdraws offer of 17 Alberta family court judges when province won't meet terms | CBC News

Federal government withdraws offer of 17 Alberta family court judges when province won't meet terms | CBC News

April 19 2024
The Alberta government says it won’t revamp its court system to get federal funding for 17 judges dedicated to..... Read More.


CBC Sports

Canada's Marco Arop met his middle-distance hero now, he wants to surpass him | CBC Sports

Canada's Marco Arop met his middle-distance hero  now, he wants to surpass him | CBC Sports

April 19 2024
When Canadian middle-distance runner Marco Arop met his hero David Rudisha, it was everything he could have imagined...... Read More.


CTV News

Iran-Israel news: Air defences fired at suspected attack drones | CTV News

Iran-Israel news: Air defences fired at suspected attack drones | CTV News

April 19 2024
An apparent Israeli drone attack on Iran saw troops fire air defences at a major air base and a nuclear site early Friday..... Read More.


CTV News

Hospital chaplain opens up on death and grief in new book | CTV News

Hospital chaplain opens up on death and grief in new book | CTV News

April 19 2024
Hospital chaplain J.S. Park opens up about death, grief and hearing thousands of last words, and shares his advice for..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Slain tow truck kingpin had a target on his back for years, court documents show | CBC News

Slain tow truck kingpin had a target on his back for years, court documents show | CBC News

April 19 2024
Alex Vinogradsky, a kingpin in Toronto's tow truck underworld who was gunned down outside a north-end plaza last..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Do Ottawa's proposed capital gains tax changes affect inherited properties? | CBC News

Do Ottawa's proposed capital gains tax changes affect inherited properties? | CBC News

April 19 2024
Tax experts and lawyers explain to CBC how capital gains works on property transfers, including what happens with..... Read More.


SportsNet

With matchup vs. Kings decided, Oilers should be confident facing familiar foe

With matchup vs. Kings decided, Oilers should be confident facing familiar foe

April 19 2024
In the Kings, the Oilers get a team they've beaten in six games in consecutive Round 1 series. Today, a better and..... Read More.


SportsNet

Sportsnet releases first-round Stanley Cup Playoffs schedule

Sportsnet releases first-round Stanley Cup Playoffs schedule

April 19 2024
It's time for the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Sportsnet released the broadcast schedule after the..... Read More.


SportsNet

After meaningless finale, Canucks, Jets ready for bigger, better things

After meaningless finale, Canucks, Jets ready for bigger, better things

April 19 2024
Thursday’s season finale between the Canucks and Jets meant almost nothing. But last summer, no one would have..... Read More.


CBC

What's the big hairy deal about Sasquatch Sunset? The Bigfoot movie is dumb, gross and satisfying | CBC News

What's the big hairy deal about Sasquatch Sunset? The Bigfoot movie is dumb, gross and satisfying | CBC News

April 19 2024
Though it can be confusing and sometimes repulsive, this story about a family of sasquatch is actually a mostly..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Correctional service says it's tackling threat posed by drones | CBC News

Correctional service says it's tackling threat posed by drones | CBC News

April 19 2024
The Correctional Service of Canada says it's taking multiple steps to combat the "evolving..... Read More.


CBC Sports

Kristin O'Neill scores twice as PWHL Montreal completes late comeback against Minnesota | CBC Sports

Kristin O'Neill scores twice as PWHL Montreal completes late comeback against Minnesota | CBC Sports

April 19 2024
Kristin O'Neill scored twice, and Montreal pulled off an epic comeback for a 4-3 win over Minnesota on Thursday..... Read More.


CBC Sports

PWHL Toronto fails to clinch playoff spot in narrow loss to Boston | CBC Sports

PWHL Toronto fails to clinch playoff spot in narrow loss to Boston | CBC Sports

April 19 2024
Emily Brown scored her first career goal, Susanna Tapani had a goal and an assist, and Boston returned from a 24-day..... Read More.


SportsNet

Sportsnet.ca
April 19 2024
Boston (5-4-2-9) is in fifth place with 25 points, two behind Ottawa for the fourth and final playoff spot. Toronto..... Read More.


CTV News

Israel attacks Iran: Reuters sources | CTV News

Israel attacks Iran: Reuters sources | CTV News

April 19 2024
Israel has attacked Iran, three people familiar with the matter told Reuters, as Iranian state media reported early on..... Read More.


CBC

Norval Morrisseau's nephew, among those charged in massive art fraud case, reaches resolution with elders | CBC News

Norval Morrisseau's nephew, among those charged in massive art fraud case, reaches resolution with elders | CBC News

April 19 2024
Benjamin Morrisseau, the artist's nephew and one of the accused in the Norval Morrisseau art fraud ring case, has..... Read More.


CTV News

Half of China's major cities are sinking: researchers | CTV News

Half of China's major cities are sinking: researchers | CTV News

April 19 2024
Nearly half of China's major cities are suffering 'moderate to severe' levels of subsidence, putting millions at risk..... Read More.


CTV News

Royals news: Prince Harry confirms he's a U.S. resident | CTV News

Royals news: Prince Harry confirms he's a U.S. resident | CTV News

April 19 2024
Prince Harry, the son of King Charles III and fifth in line to the British throne, has formally confirmed he is now a U.S...... Read More.


CBC Sports

Who to watch in track and field's Diamond League opener | CBC Sports

Who to watch in track and field's Diamond League opener | CBC Sports

April 18 2024
CBC Sports' daily newsletter previews the Diamond League season opener in China, where Marco Arop and Sarah..... Read More.


SportsNet

NHL board approves relocation of Arizona Coyotes to Utah

NHL board approves relocation of Arizona Coyotes to Utah

April 18 2024
After two seasons of uncertainty in location limbo, the Arizona Coyotes are officially relocating to Salt Lake City,..... Read More.


CBC Sports

Arizona Coyotes officially headed to Utah as sale gets final NHL approval | CBC Sports

Arizona Coyotes officially headed to Utah as sale gets final NHL approval | CBC Sports

April 18 2024
The Arizona Coyotes are officially headed to Salt Lake City. The NHL board of governors voted unanimously Thursday..... Read More.


SportsNet

How the NHL moved the Arizona Coyotes to Salt Lake City

How the NHL moved the Arizona Coyotes to Salt Lake City

April 18 2024
The Arizona Coyotes era is over, as the team is set to move to Salt Lake City, Utah with new owner Ryan Smith. Elliotte..... Read More.


SportsNet

2024 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Bruins vs. Maple Leafs

2024 Stanley Cup Playoff Preview: Bruins vs. Maple Leafs

April 18 2024
For the fourth time in 12 years, the Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins meet in the first round of the playoffs. Emily..... Read More.


SportsNet

Why Im here: Blue Jays' Encarnacion imparting wisdom on Guerrero Jr.

Why Im here: Blue Jays' Encarnacion imparting wisdom on Guerrero Jr.

April 18 2024
Edwin Encarnacion and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. have known each other a long time, but now their conversations have..... Read More.


CBC

Taylor Swift's new album apparently leaks, causing social media chaos | CBC News

Taylor Swift's new album apparently leaks, causing social media chaos | CBC News

April 18 2024
The hype behind Taylor Swift’s new album went into overdrive as it appeared to leak online two days ahead of its Friday..... Read More.


CTV News

Dominic LeBlanc asked about Trudeau leadership | CTV News

Dominic LeBlanc asked about Trudeau leadership | CTV News

April 18 2024
Cabinet minister Dominic LeBlanc says he plans to run in the next election as a candidate under Prime Minister Justin..... Read More.


CTV News

Jonathan Lehrer denied bail after being charged with killing Canadian couple | CTV News

Jonathan Lehrer denied bail after being charged with killing Canadian couple | CTV News

April 18 2024
American millionaire Jonathan Lehrer, one of two men charged in the killings of a Canadian couple in Dominica, has been..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Poilievre blasts budget, won't commit to keeping new social programs like pharmacare | CBC News

Poilievre blasts budget, won't commit to keeping new social programs like pharmacare | CBC News

April 18 2024
Conservative Leader Pierre Poilievre delivered an hour-long rebuttal to the Liberal government's budget..... Read More.


CBC Canada

Handwritten contract for home sale is legally binding: B.C. court | CBC News

Handwritten contract for home sale is legally binding: B.C. court | CBC News

April 18 2024
The bungled sale of a $2.89 million Richmond, B.C., home under a Chinese-language contract was the subject of a..... Read More.


Financial Post

Mortgage payment shock far from over, warn economists | Financial Post

Mortgage payment shock far from over, warn economists | Financial Post

April 18 2024
Or sign-in if you have an account. There’s been a lot of hope in the air lately that the Bank of Canada is getting close to..... Read More.


CBC Business

Google fires 28 employees who protested its cloud contract with Israeli government | CBC News

Google fires 28 employees who protested its cloud contract with Israeli government | CBC News

April 18 2024
Google said on Thursday it has terminated 28 employees after some staff participated in protests against the..... Read More.


SportsNet

Oilers await playoff opponent as Kings, Golden Knights play final games

Oilers await playoff opponent as Kings, Golden Knights play final games

April 18 2024
The Vegas Golden Knights and Los Angeles Kings are still battling it out for who gets the Pacific Division's No. 3..... Read More.


BBC World News

Isfahan - strategic Iranian city where explosions heard - BBC News

Isfahan - strategic Iranian city where explosions heard - BBC News

April 19 2024
The historic city, nicknamed "Nesf-e-Jahaan" or half the world, is also a centre for military industry... Read More.


CBC World News

Iran and Israel may have taken a step back from a catastrophic regional war | CBC News

Iran and Israel may have taken a step back from a catastrophic regional war | CBC News

April 19 2024
It appears that Israel has retaliated against Iran for its massive missile attack last weekend, but heeded..... Read More.


BBC World News

What we know about Israel's overnight attack on Iran - BBC News

What we know about Israel's overnight attack on Iran - BBC News

April 19 2024
There are competing claims about the scale of Israel's reported overnight attack targeting Isfahan in Iran... Read More.


BBC World News

BBC Persian sent footage of Isfahan explosions - BBC News

BBC Persian sent footage of Isfahan explosions - BBC News

April 19 2024
Video sent to the BBC shows flashes in the sky, while a large explosion can also be heard... Read More.


CBC World News

NATO members to meet as Ukraine calls for 25 Patriot systems to defend against Russian attacks | CBC News

NATO members to meet as Ukraine calls for 25 Patriot systems to defend against Russian attacks | CBC News

April 19 2024
As NATO members meet with Ukraine amid an appeal from the embattled country for more air-defence systems, German..... Read More.


BBC World News

Israel strike on Iran: The war between the two countries has come out of the shadows - BBC News

Israel strike on Iran: The war between the two countries has come out of the shadows - BBC News

April 19 2024
Whatever happens next, the rules of the "the game" between the two countries have changed, writes Jeremy..... Read More.


BBC World News

Israeli missile hits Iran, US officials say, as blasts heard - BBC News

Israeli missile hits Iran, US officials say, as blasts heard - BBC News

April 19 2024
Blasts are heard in central Isfahan province, though it is not clear what might have been hit... Read More.


BBC World News

Lok Sabha election 2024: Worlds biggest poll kicks off as India begins voting - BBC News

Lok Sabha election 2024: Worlds biggest poll kicks off as India begins voting - BBC News

April 19 2024
Millions of Indians are queuing up to cast their ballot in the first of the seven-phase election... Read More.


CBC World News

Commercial flights divert from western Iran as explosions heard near Isfahan | CBC News

Commercial flights divert from western Iran as explosions heard near Isfahan | CBC News

April 19 2024
Commercial flights began diverting from their routes over western Iran early Friday morning without explanation as..... Read More.


BBC World News

Tory response to MP Mark Menzies allegations appalling, says activist - BBC News

Tory response to MP Mark Menzies allegations appalling, says activist - BBC News

April 19 2024
Fylde MP Mark Menzies strongly disputes claims he asked a party volunteer for £5,000 to pay "bad people"... Read More.


CBC World News

West Africa's deadly heat wave driven by climate change, scientists say | CBC News

West Africa's deadly heat wave driven by climate change, scientists say | CBC News

April 19 2024
A brutal, deadly stretch of heat in West Africa would not have been possible without human-caused climate change, a new..... Read More.


BBC World News

Man arrested in Poland over alleged Russia plot to kill Zelensky - BBC News

Man arrested in Poland over alleged Russia plot to kill Zelensky - BBC News

April 18 2024
Prosecutors say the man was tasked with getting information on an airport used by Ukraine's leader... Read More.


CBC World News

United States blocks Palestinian request for full UN membership | CBC News

United States blocks Palestinian request for full UN membership | CBC News

April 18 2024
The United States has voted against a Palestinian request for full United Nations membership, blocking the..... Read More.


The Guardian World News

Former SNP chief executive Peter Murrell charged in finance investigation | Scotland | The Guardian

Former SNP chief executive Peter Murrell charged in finance investigation | Scotland | The Guardian

April 18 2024
Husband of Nicola Sturgeon was rearrested ‘in connection with the embezzlement of funds’ from party, say police.. Read More.


The Guardian World News

Israel still plans to launch Rafah assault, Netanyahu tells western diplomats | Benjamin Netanyahu | The Guardian

Israel still plans to launch Rafah assault, Netanyahu tells western diplomats | Benjamin Netanyahu | The Guardian

April 18 2024
Prime minister also seeks to assure allies Israel’s response to Iran will be measured, as officials urge him to focus..... Read More.


BBC World News

Trump hush-money trial: Second juror excused days after being sworn in - BBC News

Trump hush-money trial: Second juror excused days after being sworn in - BBC News

April 18 2024
One of the jurors in the ex-president's first criminal trial was dismissed after raising privacy concerns... Read More.


BBC World News

Paris 2024 Olympics & Paralympics: GB teams release kits for Games - BBC Sport

Paris 2024 Olympics & Paralympics: GB teams release kits for Games - BBC Sport

April 18 2024
Team GB and ParalympicsGB release the kits their athletes will wear at the 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games in Paris... Read More.


BBC World News

Stardust fire inquest: Jury delivers verdict of unlawful killing

Stardust fire inquest: Jury delivers verdict of unlawful killing

April 18 2024
Families in court cheer and applaud as the verdict is read out in the longest running inquest in Irish history... Read More.


BBC World News

Criminal review board 'sorry' for failing Andrew Malkinson - BBC News

Criminal review board 'sorry' for failing Andrew Malkinson - BBC News

April 18 2024
Mr Malkinson spent 17 years in prison for rape before being exonerated by DNA testing... Read More.


CBC World News

2nd juror dismissed from Trump criminal hush-money trial | CBC News

2nd juror dismissed from Trump criminal hush-money trial | CBC News

April 18 2024
The judge overseeing former U.S. president Donald Trump's criminal trial dismissed two jurors on Thursday,..... Read More.


CBC World News

WHO experts now agree diseases like COVID spread through the air | CBC News

WHO experts now agree diseases like COVID spread through the air | CBC News

April 18 2024
The World Health Organization and around 500 experts have agreed for the first time what it means for a disease to spread..... Read More.


The Guardian World News

Peter Murrell rearrested in SNP finances investigation | Scotland | The Guardian

Peter Murrell rearrested in SNP finances investigation | Scotland | The Guardian

April 18 2024
Former party chief executive and husband of Nicola Sturgeon taken into custody for further questioning.. Read More.


The Guardian World News

Keir Starmer says police should investigate Mark Menzies allegations | Conservatives | The Guardian

Keir Starmer says police should investigate Mark Menzies allegations | Conservatives | The Guardian

April 18 2024
Labour leader says police ‘should be involved’ after Tory MP was alleged to have misused campaign funds to pay off..... Read More.


BBC World News

William given get well soon cards on first duty since Kate's diagnosis - BBC News

William given get well soon cards on first duty since Kate's diagnosis - BBC News

April 18 2024
Volunteers wished the Prince of Wales well as he helped out in a food charity kitchen... Read More.


BBC World News

More younger middle-class women smoking, study suggests - BBC News

More younger middle-class women smoking, study suggests - BBC News

April 18 2024
Younger women could benefit from targeted interventions to tackle the apparent rise, researchers say... Read More.


The Guardian World News

Risk of bird flu spreading to humans is enormous concern, says WHO | Bird flu | The Guardian

Risk of bird flu spreading to humans is enormous concern, says WHO  | Bird flu | The Guardian

April 18 2024
Chief scientist voices fears about H5N1 variant that has ‘extraordinarily high’ mortality rate in humans.. Read More.


CBC World News

Gaza grief image named World Press Photo of the Year | CBC News

Gaza grief image named World Press Photo of the Year | CBC News

April 18 2024
Reuters photographer Mohammed Salem won the prestigious 2024 World Press Photo of the Year award on Thursday for his..... Read More.


BBC World News

Post Office inquiry live: Lawyer Rodric Williams suspicious of BBC interview request - BBC News

Post Office inquiry live: Lawyer Rodric Williams suspicious of BBC interview request - BBC News

April 18 2024
Rodric Williams, who still works for the company, was a Post Office lawyer as the Horizon scandal developed... Read More.


BBC World News

Rihanna says fashion has helped her personal 'rediscovery' after having children - BBC News

Rihanna says fashion has helped her personal 'rediscovery' after having children - BBC News

April 18 2024
The singer says being able to dress fashionably in public again "does something for you as a woman"... Read More.


The Guardian World News

Mark Menzies suspended from role as unpaid trade envoy to Colombia, says No 10 UK politics live | Politics | The Guardian

Mark Menzies suspended from role as unpaid trade envoy to Colombia, says No 10  UK politics live | Politics | The Guardian

April 18 2024
MP suspended from role as envoy aimed at boosting trade with Colombia, Chile, Peru and Argentina after allegations he..... Read More.


BBC World News

Dubai airport gripped by major disruption as unprecedented rains continue to batter Gulf - BBC News

Dubai airport gripped by major disruption as unprecedented rains continue to batter Gulf - BBC News

April 18 2024
"It remains an incredibly challenging time," says the head of the world's second busiest airport... Read More.


BBC World News

The West says China makes too much. Its workers disagree - BBC News

The West says China makes too much. Its workers disagree - BBC News

April 18 2024
Migrants are caught in China's manufacturing battles with the West, as Beijing tries to save its economy... Read More.


The Guardian World News

Private health insurance market grows by 385m in a year amid NHS crisis | Private healthcare | The Guardian

Private health insurance market grows by 385m in a year amid NHS crisis  | Private healthcare | The Guardian

April 18 2024
Demand for private treatment booms as NHS waiting lists remain long, while more people also sign up for dental cover.. Read More.


CBC World News

Why Jordan, and maybe even Saudi Arabia, helped defend Israel | CBC News

Why Jordan, and maybe even Saudi Arabia, helped defend Israel | CBC News

April 18 2024
The reasons why Jordan and, reportedly, Saudi Arabia helped thwart Iran's attack on Israel are varied,..... Read More.


BBC World News

Dubai airport chaos as UAE and Oman reel from deadly storms - BBC News

Dubai airport chaos as UAE and Oman reel from deadly storms - BBC News

April 18 2024
Hundreds of flights were cancelled on Wednesday at the major hub, which connects to every continent... Read More.


BBC World News

Ukraine warns of WW3 ahead of long-stalled Congress aid vote - BBC News

Ukraine warns of WW3 ahead of long-stalled Congress aid vote - BBC News

April 18 2024
Denys Shmyhal tells the BBC his country desperately needs the US to approve long-stalled security assistance... Read More.


BBC World News

Climate change: Deadly African heatwave 'impossible' without warming - BBC News

Climate change: Deadly African heatwave 'impossible' without warming - BBC News

April 18 2024
Extreme heat linked to the deaths of hundreds of people would not have happened without global warming... Read More.


Aljazeera

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April 18 2024
Al Jazeera Media Network has partnered with hotels in major cities around the world, to ensure that you are never too far..... Read More.


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Home Office worker arrested for selling UK residency - BBC News

Home Office worker arrested for selling UK residency - BBC News

April 18 2024
The official allegedly contacted a man and asked for £2,000 to approve his refugee application... Read More.


Aljazeera

Al Jazeera Investigative Unit | Journalism that disrupts the global news agenda | Al Jazeera Investigative Unit

Al Jazeera Investigative Unit | Journalism that disrupts the global news agenda | Al Jazeera Investigative Unit

April 18 2024
Original journalism that disrupts the global news agenda. The Investigative Unit’s mission is to act in the public..... Read More.


CBC World News

Nothing to see here, just an escaped circus elephant strolling down a Montana street | CBC News

Nothing to see here, just an escaped circus elephant strolling down a Montana street | CBC News

April 18 2024
The sound of a vehicle backfiring spooked a circus elephant while she was getting a pre-show bath in Butte, Mont.,..... Read More.


Aljazeera

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April 17 2024
Tget the latest frequencies from Al Jazeera, please subscribe to our mailing list Please Insert the passcode code..... Read More.


CBC World News

Ukrainian military attacked Russian airfield in occupied Crimea, Zelenskyy says | CBC News

Ukrainian military attacked Russian airfield in occupied Crimea, Zelenskyy says | CBC News

April 17 2024
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said on Wednesday that the Ukrainian military had attacked a large Russian..... Read More.


BBC World News

What is cloud seeding and did it cause Dubai flooding? - BBC News

What is cloud seeding and did it cause Dubai flooding? - BBC News

April 17 2024
Dubai has been hit by record floods, sparking misleading speculation about cloud seeding... Read More.


BBC World News

Scotland to ditch key climate change target - BBC News

Scotland to ditch key climate change target - BBC News

April 17 2024
The Scottish government is to scrap its flagship target of reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 75% by 2030... Read More.


The Guardian World News

Israel reportedly deploys extra weapons for assumed Rafah offensive | Gaza | The Guardian

Israel reportedly deploys extra weapons for assumed Rafah offensive | Gaza | The Guardian

April 17 2024
IDF confirms buying thousands of tents for evacuation, raising fears over long-threatened attack.. Read More.


The Guardian World News

DWP warns carers they could face greater penalties if they appeal against fines | Carers | The Guardian

DWP warns carers they could face greater penalties if they appeal against fines | Carers | The Guardian

April 17 2024
Officials at Department for Work and Pensions accused of ‘threatening and cruel’ tactics over repayment orders.. Read More.


BBC World News

Sophie Kinsella: Author reveals brain cancer diagnosis

Sophie Kinsella: Author reveals brain cancer diagnosis

April 17 2024
The novelist, best known for her Shopaholic series of novels, revealed her diagnosis on social media... Read More.


BBC World News

'Im in pieces' - Israeli hostage's agony over husband held in Gaza by Hamas - BBC News

'Im in pieces' - Israeli hostage's agony over husband held in Gaza by Hamas - BBC News

April 17 2024
Aviva Siegel tells the BBC of the brutal conditions she, Keith and others faced in Hamas captivity... Read More.


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