|Family wonders if a quicker cancer diagnosis could have saved Thunder Bay, Ont., woman's life - Mon, 25 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
A Thunder Bay, Ont., nurse who lost her mother last summer to Stage 4 T-cell lymphoma is pushing for a new policy to make it easier for patients to receive cancer diagnoses. She wants to know why a patient can't see a hematologist until the cancer is verified. Here's what we learned.
|Federal probe of employee complaints about billion-dollar green fund now complete - Mon, 25 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
The federal government now has the results of a probe it launched into a federal agency tasked with funding early-stage green technology — an agency that has been the target of employee complaints about hundreds of millions of dollars paid to the green tech sector.
|Court martial begins for former head of military's HR accused of inappropriate relationship - Mon, 25 Sep 2023 04:00:40 EDT|
A two-week military court martial is expected to begin Monday into the Canadian Armed Forces’ former head of human resources over allegations of an inappropriate relationship with a subordinate.
|Wildland firefighters in many parts of Canada struggle to get compensated for serious illness - Mon, 25 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
Wildland firefighters put their lives on the line to contain fires and save communities, infrastructure and ecosystems. But if they develop life-threatening illnesses associated with smoke exposure, many aren’t eligible for the same presumptive compensation available to their urban colleagues.
|Doctors say at-home screening for HPV could be an opportunity to 'eliminate a cancer' - Mon, 25 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
Take-home kits to screen for cervical cancer virus should be offered to reduce disparity, family doctors say in new guidelines.
|Businesses fear they'll have to borrow more to repay government-backed pandemic loans - Mon, 25 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
Some small businesses say they might have to refinance their government-backed pandemic loans at higher interest rates if Ottawa doesn't extend the deadline for accessing the forgivable portion of the loans.
|Port aux Basques, N.L., residents say wounds from Fiona are still fresh a year after devastating storm - Sat, 23 Sep 2023 07:42:18 EDT|
|Bomb cyclone to hit B.C. South Coast, wind warnings issued - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 12:40:30 EDT|
A 'bomb cyclone' is on its way to coastal British Columbia on Sunday, prompting high streamflow advisories and concerns for potential power outages and flooding over the next few days.
|Canada's Wonderland guests were stuck upside down on a ride for almost 30 minutes, park says - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 13:58:25 EDT|
In a statement to CBC Toronto, the company confirmed the Lumberjack ride became stuck upside down with guests onboard at about 10:40 p.m and was brought down by 11:05 p.m.
|Money, power and an ecosystem are all at stake in Canada-U.S. negotiations over a massive river - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
Canada and the United States are in the process of negotiating the future of a unique treaty governing the Columbia River, dams on which provide hundreds of millions of dollars worth of hydroelectric power and key flood controls.
|Newcomer kids to Canada face chronic health risks. Here's how these researchers hope to help - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
In recent years, emerging research has found that newcomer children in Canada are developing chronic adult health conditions because of their circumstances. Researchers at McMaster University are looking to create a program that will help keep them healthy.
|Const. Rick O'Brien among fallen officers honoured at B.C. Law Enforcement Memorial - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 22:14:07 EDT|
Hundreds of police and other emergency response officers from across the province marched the streets of Victoria on Sunday to mourn officers killed in the line of duty.
|Tiny bobcat kitten named Lee rescued in last weekend's post-tropical storm - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 05:00:00 EDT|
Lee, a bobcat kitten rescued during post-tropical storm Lee in New Brunswick's Jolicure area, will be cared for at the Atlantic Wildlife Institute until next spring.
|Barrie, Ont., wanted to ban donations to homeless people on its property. Opponents alerted the UN - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
A coalition of local and national organizations is using a previously proposed Barrie bylaw amendment to show the United Nations an example of a policy they say criminalizes homelessness in Canada.
|The bad economic times have only just started - Sun, 24 Sep 2023 04:00:00 EDT|
Growth has already slowed considerably. Job growth has moderated. Inflation remains stubbornly high. But the pain households are feeling today is only going to get worse.