2 Alberta communities facing important weekends in their COVID-19 battles

CALGARY — Two COVID-19 outbreaks in southern Alberta are being closely monitored by health officials. A large spike in virus numbers in both the

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Woman seriously injured during backyard fire

WATERLOO — A 53-year-old woman has been seriously injured during a backyard fire, according to Wellington County OPP. First responders were called to the

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Acadia University establishes award in memory of Const. Heidi Stevenson

HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia university is honouring an alumna killed in last month’s deadly shooting in the province. Acadia University in Wolfville, N.S.,

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Hundreds sign petition to allow tattoo artists to reopen in Manitoba

WINNIPEG — As businesses in Manitoba begin reopening, tattoo parlours are being forced to keep their doors closed. Now one local tattoo artist is

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‘Death is so real:’ Immigrant group says meat workers afraid after plant closure

CALGARY — An organization that works with immigrants says the temporary closure of a large slaughterhouse in southern Alberta has left many among its

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YMCA rolls out online gym classes for students

BARRIE — Students are out of school and learning completely virtual. While school boards have been ensuring subjects like math, science and English are

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Flame Milan Lucic wants games to resume, but until then spends time with his kids

CALGARY — Milan Lucic has been in the National Hockey League for thirteen seasons. When you’ve been around the game for that long it’s

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Maritime truckers keep on trucking through troubling times

SALISBURY, N.B. — Truckers travelling to and from the Maritime are more relied upon than ever as supplies are low in many areas. However,

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Air Canada lays off more than 5,000 flight attendants amid COVID-19 pandemic

MONTREAL — A union official says Air Canada is laying off more than 5,000 flight attendants as the country’s largest airline cuts routes and

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Leafs forward Mitch Marner hosts second annual charity event

Will he re-sign with the Leafs, or won’t he? Either way, star Toronto Maple Leafs forward Mitch Marner is holding a draft night of

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