The Deadly Ammonia Leak at Fernie Memorial Arena – A First of Its Kind Hazard in Canada

It’s been over 24 hours since three Fernie Arena workers were found dead following a fatal ammonia leak in the arena. Latest reports from the authorities reveal that the levels of ammonia... Read more »

Gord Downie dies at 53, family releases statement

Tragically Hip’s famous Canadian singer Gord Downie passed away Tuesday evening with his children and family by his side. The Downie Family released a statement on the band’s website. Last night Gord... Read more »

Trailer Park Boys Actor John Dunsworth dies at age 71

Well known Canadian character known as Jim Lahey from the popular series Trailer Park Boys died Monday at the age of 71. John F. Dunsworth died peacefully said his daughter in an... Read more »

EU & Canada Settle Decades Old Tiff Over Beef Import Restrictions

It’s been nearly three decades – twenty eight years, to be precise – that the European Union banned the import of hormone-injected beef from the US and Canada, which led to an... Read more »

CIBC Run for the Cure Brings Out Breast Cancer Survivors and Others to Beat Cancer Through Awareness

Around 56 communities across the country participated in the CIBC Run for the Cure to raise millions for the Canadian Cancer Society. An expected one eighth of the women population can be... Read more »

Legal weed pricing considered at $10 per gram

The Ontario Government announced their proposed pricing for legal pot at $10 per gram, between $1 to $2 per gram more expensive then illegal weed. The Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa said $10... Read more »

Jagmeet Singh calls to decriminalize all drugs including deadly drugs

Just before the federal NDP party chooses their new leader to replace current leader Thomas Mulcair, candidate Jagmeet Singh makes an announcement that could make or break him. Singh calls to decriminalize... Read more »

Legalizing pot in Ontario, some things to know

Smoking pot in Ontario will be easier than ever starting in July 2018. The Ontario government announced their plan to give people some idea of who can smoke pot and how. Government... Read more »

Fentanyl Detected In 81% of Fatal Overdoses In BC

Fentanyl analgesic was detected in 81 per cent of fatal overdoses in British Columbia since January – an increase of 143 per cent from the same period last year. The Coroner’s Service... Read more »

Pineapples Sold In Grocery Stores Contaminated With Hepatitis A

Hepatitis was detected in Western Family branded pineapple pieces sold in grocery stores in Alberta and British Columbia. This was reported Saturday by several Canadian media, including the “Edmonton Sun” and the... Read more »