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Friday Flex: The upside of cheating on your diet

Friday Flex: The upside of cheating on your diet

The cheat meal. Just the word “cheat” makes it sound bad; wrong; clandestine; something done behind closed doors. But in the fitness community, the cheat meal is often touted, and frequently taken to new heights.
Deep Earth Energy Production commences drilling on geothermal power project

Deep Earth Energy Production commences drilling on geothermal power project

Geothermal project uses existing oilfield technology and processes
Committee recommends distribution plan for Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe dollars

Committee recommends distribution plan for Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe dollars

A five-person advisory committee is recommending how money raised from a GoFundMe campaign held after the April 6 Humboldt Broncos bus crash should be divided. Of the $14.
BRAKING NEWS: Italian speed camera hands out 4,000 tickets per day

BRAKING NEWS: Italian speed camera hands out 4,000 tickets per day

A biweekly roundup of automotive news, good, bad and just plain weird: Speed camera catches 58,000 in two weeks The Italians have long had a notoriously flexible attitude towards speed limits.
Worry dolls a worldwide blessing

Worry dolls a worldwide blessing

Charity: Knitting seniors putting smiles on children’s faces
Bernard the German chapter one: The fender bender

Bernard the German chapter one: The fender bender

The tragic tale of the giant of Desolation Sound
Progress Energy changes name to Petronas Energy Canada

Progress Energy changes name to Petronas Energy Canada

Progress Energy made official this week its name change to Petronas Energy Canada. The change took effect Nov. 21 as the company solidifies its position in the North Montney ahead of the construction of LNG Canada in Kitimat.
Mother of injured Humboldt player calls for mandatory bus seatbelts

Mother of injured Humboldt player calls for mandatory bus seatbelts

Watching her children board a bus is now a cause of anxiety for Michelle Straschnitzki, something she hopes a new campaign will address.
These entrepreneurs are introducing sugarcane straws to Canada

These entrepreneurs are introducing sugarcane straws to Canada

As more people and businesses recognize the harm of plastic straws in Canada, and with Vancouver banning them next June, some businesses are getting ready to enter the emerging market with alternative straws.
Views on vaping regulations vary widely across the country

Views on vaping regulations vary widely across the country

For the past couple of years, vaping has become ubiquitous in certain urban areas across Canada. Some of the country’s residents have become enthralled with the idea of inhaling and exhaling vapour produced by e-cigarettes or similar devices.