zika virus

Nova Scotia reports first case of Zika virus

HALIFAX - Nova Scotia is reporting its first confirmed case of Zika virus. The Department of Health and Wellness issued a statement today saying a...
Fort McMurray

Fire evacuees getting abandoned cars back

EDMONTON - As the planning inches forward to eventually get thousands of Fort McMurray evacuees back into their homes, the job has already begun...
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Cat rides out wildfire inside stove

For one Fort McMurray cat, it turned out the best place to ride out a raging wildfire was inside a stove. Jody Lishchynsky says that's...
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Beautiful Sunset During Coastal Hike from Sinclair Cove to Coldwater

Alex Patterson generously shared these sunset photos taken during the MHS Outdoor Ed program annual Coastal Hike from Sinclair Cove to Coldwater. Enjoy!
Fort McMurray Cleanup

Fort McMurray’s fire chief gets a rest – Cleanup will test city

EDMONTON - The man who has been the face of the fire fight in Fort McMurray is taking some time off. Wood Buffalo fire Chief...
Mississagi Brush Lake Lookout

Overdue Persons Located in Good Health

(ELLIOT LAKE, ON) – On May 11, 2016, members of the East Algoma Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a call of two males...
WebCams

Support the Webcams at Montreal River

Many a traveller headed to the Sault from Wawa or Sault to Wawa knows of the unadvertised webcams at Montreal River. They are of...
Fort McMurray Wildfire Stories

Ottawa puts all hands on deck for Fort Mac

OTTAWA - The federal Liberals are putting all hands on deck with a special cabinet committee to co-ordinate Fort McMurray aid and reconstruction efforts...

424 Squadron Conducts Annual SAR Exercise in Sault-Ste. Marie

Approximately 80 personnel from 424 (Transport and Rescue) Squadron, with their CC130H Hercules aircraft and CH146 Griffon helicopters, are conducting a search and rescue...
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Workforce critical to oilsands restart

CALGARY - When energy company executives meet Tuesday with Premier Rachel Notley, they should urge the Alberta government to do whatever it can to...