Wildfire near La Ronge forces 685 to Alberta

As of Sunday afternoon, 685 people from the La Ronge area in central Saskatchewan were sent by bus to Cold Lake, Alta., the latest wave of people forced from their homes by a raging wildfire. An estimated 7,900 residents from La ...

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10 Acres Farm: Q&A with Mike Murphy

Sit down to any of Mike Murphy’s Victoria restaurants — 10 Acres Bistro and Bar, Pescatores Kitchen, Commons Raw Bar — and you’ll taste ingredients harvested directly from his own Saanich Peninsula farm.   North by Northwest host Sheryl MacKay sat down with the highly successful restaurateur ...

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Ancaster pet cemetery up for sale, asking $325K

The crypt keepers of Alf, Brutus, Princess and Pussy Kattle might be answering to new management. That’s because the Ancaster Pet Cemetery has been listed for sale with an asking price of $325,000 on the website businessforsale.com. The listing describes the business, established in ...

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Robbie Keane, LA Galaxy outclass Toronto FC

Robbie Keane scored a hat trick as the LA Galaxy shutout Toronto FC 4-0 on Saturday. Sebastian Lletget rounded out the attack in stoppage time for the Galaxy (8-6-7). Keane opened the scoring in the ninth minute on a penalty ...

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Minivan crash in Oakville injures 2

Two people are in hospital after a single-vehicle crash in Oakville.  Police say a westbound minivan lost control and slammed into a tree at 6:15 a.m. on Upper Middle Road east of Trafalgar Road. The male driver and female passenger ...

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Climate activists call for greener economy

Demonstrators will march through the streets of downtown Toronto this afternoon, calling for an economy that works for both the people and the planet.  Environmentalist David Suzuki, actress Jane Fonda, author Naomi Klein and former diplomat Stephen Lewis will be ...

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Winnipeg police locate missing teen Zoe Pruden

Winnipeg police have safely located Zoe Pruden, 13. The teen went missing Thursday evening. She was last seen in Winnipeg’s North End. Zoe Pruden, 13, was safely located in Winnipeg over the weekend. (Winnipeg Police Service) Police thanked members of the public and media for ...

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