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Show your appreciation of Canada’s lakes: snap a pic and vote

Jul 1, 2022 / 5:00 pm

Calling all lake lovers. July is Lakes Appreciation Month and Living Lakes Canada is inviting individuals across the country to show they love their lake by...

Protesters march for freedom as much larger crowds celebrate Canada Day in Ottawa

Jul 1, 2022 / 4:19 pm

Plans for a full day of protest events alongside Canada Day celebrations in Ottawa caused only minimal disruptions Friday as a few hundred people marched...

Shortage of specialized infant formula to continue through summer: Health Canada

Jul 1, 2022 / 12:12 pm

Health Canada says the nationwide shortage of specialized baby formula is expected to continue throughout the summer. The federal department says shipments of...

After 'Freedom Convoy,' Canadian flag has taken on new meaning for some this year

Jul 1, 2022 / 10:31 am

Puneet Luthra has always taken advantage of the Canadian flags his local MP's office gives away so he can raise one at his Toronto home. “I just think...

'A promise'; Trudeau delivers hopeful message to nation on Canada Day

Jul 1, 2022 / 10:28 am

UPDATE: 10:28 a.m. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau called for unity amid a potentially divisive national holiday on Friday, using his official Canada Day address...

CFIA says several Enjoy Life brand bakery products may contain pieces of plastic

Jul 1, 2022 / 6:49 am

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is recalling a number of different Enjoy Life brand bakery products because they may contain pieces of plastic. The recall...

In Canada Day message, Trudeau says Canadian flag represents promise of a better life

Jul 1, 2022 / 6:37 am

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is calling on Canadians to recommit to the country’s values, including respect, hope and kindness, in his official Canada...

Police make arrests after anti-vaccine mandate soldier leads march into Ottawa

Jul 1, 2022 / 6:32 am

Police arrested four people in downtown Ottawa Thursday after a Canadian soldier charged for speaking out against COVID-19 vaccine requirements led a procession...

Quebec group goes to court over Gov. Gen. Mary Simon's lack of French

Jul 1, 2022 / 6:23 am

A group of Quebecers is going to court to argue that Mary Simon's appointment as governor general should be invalidated because she isn't fluent in...

New shipbuilding delay leaves Canada reliant on allies, civilian ship to supply navy

Jul 1, 2022 / 6:15 am

The Royal Canadian Navy will need to wait an extra two years for the delivery of new support ships, the federal government said Thursday, meaning Canada will...

Leader of Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs engaged in workplace sexual harassment

Jun 30, 2022 / 9:30 pm

The Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs says an independent investigation has found its leader engaged in workplace sexual harassment. A meeting is to be held soon to...

Union says Quebec prof's suspension for anti-vax comments violates academic freedom

Jun 30, 2022 / 7:06 pm

The recent suspension of a Quebec professor of microbiology and immunology for comments critical of COVID-19 vaccines have raised concerns about the limits to...

Bail decision reserved for 4th suspect accused of conspiracy in Coutts, Alta.

Jun 30, 2022 / 3:26 pm

A judge has reserved her decision on whether to grant bail for the fourth man charged with conspiracy to commit murder at a border blockade earlier this year in...

About 675,000 signed up to vote in federal Conservative leadership: party

Jun 30, 2022 / 3:22 pm

The Conservatives say about 675,000 members signed up to vote for a new leader, a staggering number that the Tories believe sets an all-time record for any...

New clean fuel regulations to raise gas prices, affect low-income Canadians the most

Jun 30, 2022 / 2:55 pm

New federal Clean Fuel Regulations will help eliminate millions of tonnes of greenhouse gases over the next eight years and encourage investments in renewable...

CRTC tells Radio-Canada to apologize for offensive language on air

Jun 30, 2022 / 2:29 pm

The CRTC has ruled that Radio-Canada must apologize and review its practices after a host and commentator made repeated use of the N-word on air in 2020. In a...

Canada's top doctor says talks underway to obtain more vaccine to fight monkeypox

Jun 30, 2022 / 12:26 pm

Canada's top doctor says negotiations are underway for more vaccine to curtail monkeypox as confirmed cases reached 278 nationwide. Chief public health...

Calgary Stampede receives $10M from federal government to aid recovery from pandemic

Jun 30, 2022 / 11:09 am

The Calgary Stampede has received more than $10 million from the federal government to help it bounce back after last year's event was scaled down due to...

Canadians urged to catch up on vaccinations, prepare for fall boosters

Jun 30, 2022 / 10:31 am

Federal health officials are bracing Canadians for another round of COVID-19 vaccines expected to roll out in the fall, and are urging those behind on their...

Supreme Court will not hear appeal by convicted B.C. sex trafficker Reza Moazami

Jun 30, 2022 / 10:28 am

The Supreme Court will not hear an appeal from a British Columbia man convicted of trafficking 11 female victims, including underage girls, for sex. Reza...