Alberta budget adds $5M to fight mountain pine beetle; dead trees spotted in Edmonton

Alberta is increasing what it spends to fight the mountain pine beetle in the province’s forests. Forestry Minister Devin Dreeshen says the amount is

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Lethbridge residents join global fight against climate change – Lethbridge

More than 100 people stood outside Lethbridge City Hall Friday to join the international movement against climate change. It’s an issue one resident at

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Canadian company Kik vows to fight U.S. regulator over cryptocurrency

TORONTO — The head of Kik Interactive Inc. says he’s prepared to drive the company into bankruptcy in a fight with the U.S. securities

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Alberta budget Oct. 24: Kenney says tough choices needed to fight deficit

Premier Jason Kenney says Alberta’s budget will be delivered Oct. 24. Asked Monday if he’ll blink on making tough spending cuts, he invoked former

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Criminal or common practice? Fight over pawned accordion casts light on brokers’ illegal interest rates

The owners of a pawn shop in the Fraser Valley say they were shocked to learn their interest rates are criminal, after a judge

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Fight against Dutch elm disease by keeping trees healthy in Saskatchewan

The annual elm tree pruning ban has come to an end across Saskatchewan. A province-wide ban for pruning elm trees to help reduce the

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‘A double whammy’: CPAWS calls for more protection of biodiversity as a way to also fight climate change

The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society wants the federal government to pay more attention to protecting the country’s biodiversity — a goal it says

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Tensions boil as residents continue fight against Hampstead demolition project – Montreal

Anger and frustration boiled over Monday evening at a public consultation in Hampstead, over a contentious zoning bylaw that would allow the demolition of

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Strata fight forces Langley, B.C. couple out of unsafe townhouse for 2 years

Barb Mykle-Hotzon says her home, which has been gutted by repeated attempts by engineers to find foundation problems, is “ground zero.” Mykle-Hotzon is the owner of a

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‘All ages experience it’: Winnipeggers walking to raise awareness to fight arthritis – Winnipeg

Winnipeggers of all ages will be lacing up this weekend to help raise funds and awareness for arthritis. The Arthritis Society will be marking

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