Hay River evacuees, anxious but grateful, settle in at Yellowknife’s evacuation center | The Canadian News

Since the early hours of Thursday morning, displaced residents of Hay River, N.W.T., and Kátł’odeeche First Nation have been looking for places to stay. Some have opted to seek refuge with family and friends or book hotels, but many depend on evacuation centers.  During a public briefing on Thursday, the Northwest Territories government said that there are […]

Casino de Montreal dealers launch surprise 4-hour strike

Casino de Montréal dealers went on a surprise four-hour strike late Saturday afternoon to show support for their bargaining committee. The dealers stopped working at 4 pm to demonstrate in front of the casino, denouncing the impasse in negotiations surrounding their next work contract. The strike will continue until 8 p.m. Saturday night. Loto-Québec, which […]

Tweet it out! Calgary names official bird

After heated debate, the people of Calgary have spoken and officially named the black-capped chickadee as the city’s official bird. A total of 36,677 Calgarians cast their ballots with the chickadee taking in 44 per cent of the vote amongst a choice of five birds selected through consultation with Indigenous groups and nature organizations. The […]

Roads washed out near Duck Mountain Provincial Park

Two roads near Duck Mountain Provincial Park have been left impassable after flood waters completely washed them out. The province confirmed Provincial Roads 366 and 367 have been closed, along with PTH 10 near Pine River and PTH 10 near Mafeking. “Roads are closed due to washouts and water on the road,” a provincial spokesperson […]

A surprise strike called at the Casino de Montréal

Faced with the impasse for the renewal of their collective agreement, the croupiers of the Casino de Montreal decided to launch a four-hour surprise strike on Saturday, by demonstrating directly in front of their workplace. The demonstration began at 4 p.m. to try to advance the negotiations, which are blocked on monetary issues, schedules and […]

House of Chilean Defense Minister is raided

The house of the Minister of Defense of Chili, maya fernandezwas assaulted, while one of the president’s escorts Gabriel Boric He was shot in the arm after the official car was stolen, authorities confirmed this Saturday. Chile is experiencing “the worst moment in security since the return to democracy,” the Undersecretary for Crime Prevention acknowledged […]

Ten Dead in Mass Shooting at Jefferson Avenue Supermarket; Authorities describe the attack as a “hate crime”.

This is a developing breaking news situation. Please check back for updates. Ten people were killed and three others injured, two seriously, outside and inside a Tops supermarket on Jefferson Avenue Saturday afternoon in what law enforcement described as a racially motivated hate crime. “It’s like walking into a horror movie, but everything is real. […]

Ten Dead in Mass Shooting at Jefferson Avenue Supermarket; Authorities describe the attack as a “hate crime”.

This is a developing breaking news situation. Please check back for updates. Ten people were killed and three others injured, two seriously, outside and inside a Tops supermarket on Jefferson Avenue Saturday afternoon in what law enforcement described as a racially motivated hate crime. “It’s like walking into a horror movie, but everything is real. […]