Hurricane Fiona forecast to bring ‘severe’ winds, heavy rainfall to Atlantic Canada

HALIFAX – As much as 200 millimetres of rain is forecast to fall on Atlantic Canada and eastern Quebec this weekend, as hurricane Fiona tracks towards the East Coast. In addition to significant storm surge, potential for flooding in coastal and mainland areas and an “all-time’’ low pressure across the region, the potentially ”historic“ storm […]

Indigenous Services minister to visit site of mass killing in Saskatchewan

JAMES SMITH CREE NATION – The federal minister for Indigenous Services, Patty Hajdu, is scheduled to visit on Tuesday the site of a mass killing in Saskatchewan. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Hajdu will express solidarity and ongoing support for the James Smith Cree Nation, northeast of Saskatoon. Trudeau says the government will continue to […]

One dead, one in custody following fatal stabbing at home in Abbotsford

ABBOTSFORD, B.C. – One man is dead and another is in police custody following a stabbing at a home in Abbotsford. Officers were called to a residence on the 1900 block of McCallum Road at 5:47 p.m. Thursday for reports of a stabbing. A man was discovered with life-threatening stab wounds and rushed to hospital, […]