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Avalanche Canada receives $25M endowment from feds

Avalanche Canada receives $25M endowment from feds

CANMORE – Avalanche Canada will be able to continue to provide public safety services after the federal government announced it will provide the non-profit organization a one-time endowment of $25 million.
Mother sentenced for repeatedly suffocating baby girl for Facebook attention

Mother sentenced for repeatedly suffocating baby girl for Facebook attention

A 28-year-old mother who admitted to suffocating her infant daughter multiple times to get attention from doctors and people on Facebook has been sentenced to a year in jail and three years’ probation.
Binding wheat keeps traditions alive

Binding wheat keeps traditions alive

Vern Poworoznyk of Sturgis firmly believes in keeping traditions of the past alive and was kept busy with cutting, binding and hauling wheat sheaves on November 4.
Six-year-old 'white as a ghost' at sight of mother trapped in frigid water

Six-year-old 'white as a ghost' at sight of mother trapped in frigid water

Six-year-old Jax looked down at his mother just after she fell into the frigid ocean water off the Cheanuh Marina in the Beecher Bay First Nation.
Filmmaker draws on sibling rivalry for storyline

Filmmaker draws on sibling rivalry for storyline

For Zack Bernbaum it started with a title, all thanks to his Bubbie. In the spring of 2016 the Toronto-based director was at his parents’ house with his sister and brother-in-law, and his beloved grandmother.
Blog: Fear changes how rodents reproduce

Blog: Fear changes how rodents reproduce

Rodent females create extra offspring after smelling odours (chemo-olfactory cues) produced by scared males. Fear of being torn apart and eaten can influence the size of populations.
Reunion just the cat’s meow after 20 months in the wild

Reunion just the cat’s meow after 20 months in the wild

Kipling the orange tabby cat spent 20 months wandering the wilderness off Willis Point Road before he was finally reunited with his owner in Brentwood Bay.
Fraudster scams money off Humboldt tragedy

Fraudster scams money off Humboldt tragedy

On Oct. 3, Saskatoon RCMP Provincial General Investigation Section (GIS) were contacted regarding an alleged investor fraud and possible GoFundMe page fraud. The frauds allegedly occurred between March 9, 2017 and June 20, 2018.
Saturn hits 1,000 barrels per day production milestone

Saturn hits 1,000 barrels per day production milestone

Saskatoon –Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. announced on Nov. 19 that with the success of the recent drill program the Company has achieved a production rate of 1,000 bpd.
By 2040, all new cars sold in B.C. must be electric or hybrid

By 2040, all new cars sold in B.C. must be electric or hybrid

Ten per cent of all new cars sold in B.C. will have to be battery electric or hybrid electric by 2025, under a new zero emission vehicle (ZEV) mandate announced today, November 20. By 2030, 30% of all vehicles sold in B.C.