Red Deer council reduces approved operating budget for 2020

EDMONTON — The City of Red Deer has amended its 2020 operating budget to reduce the financial impact on property owners. “The average property

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Kingston festivals get creative during COVID-19

KINGSTON — Some Kingston events are forging ahead, adapting to the “new normal” of physical distancing and COVID-19, by going virtual. “It comes with

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Report of person with gun outside Canmore hospital unsubstantiated: RCMP

CALGARY — Canmore RCMP received a call on Saturday evening about what appeared to be a man with a long gun near the Canmore

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Island seniors home celebrates COVID-19 recovery

A Campbell River seniors care home is celebrating after one resident recovered from COVID-19, bringing an outbreak to an end. Source link https://www.ctvnews.ca/polopoly_fs/1.4908065.1587606498!/httpImage/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/landscape_300/image.jpg #CanadianNews

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COVID-19 lockdowns around the world: Concerns raised about extreme measures

TORONTO — Several high-profile incidents of authorities taking extreme measures to enforce COVID-19 lockdowns have raised concerns about abuses of power amid the pandemic.

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Your Independent Grocer stores open early to seniors only

OTTAWA — Several Ottawa grocery stores are having a seniors-only shopping opportunity. Starting Tuesday, many Your Indepenent Grocer stores will open from 7 a.m.

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Italy to quarantine quarter of population amid coronavirus outbreak

BEIJING — Italy’s prime minister announced a sweeping coronavirus quarantine early Sunday, imposing restrictions on the movement of about a quarter of the country’s

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Set ‘bar higher’ on gender and racial equality in Canada, artist from Pakistan says

TORONTO — A woman who immigrated to Canada from Pakistan is search of greater freedom and gender equality says before arriving she didn’t realize

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Early-morning fire destroys parking structure

WINDSOR, ONT. — A downtown parking booth has been destroyed by fire. Windsor fire was called to a parking lot at the corner of

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Jojo Rabbit director felt shame dressing as Hitler for movie

Marcela Isaza, The Associated Press Published Thursday, October 17, 2019 1:37AM EDT LOS ANGELES — Drawing on his own Jewish heritage and experiences growing

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