Canada

September 3, 2022

Western Canada: After summer wildfires in B.C., the province’s Alert Ready system still falls short

No authority has moved to use the tool to issue an alert for forest fire evacuations
September 3, 2022

Unimage, Quebec’s largest private school uniform store, prepares for students’ return to classes

Unimage has dressed over 70,000 students for the school year
September 3, 2022

What will a ‘normal’ school year look like? These five Canadian families are eager to find out

After two years with mask mandates, online classes and cancelled extracurriculars, pupils can expect a more familiar routine this fall – but some parents worry whether it can last
September 3, 2022

Remembering Bill Reid, master artist and Haida culture’s most public advocate

Bill Reid reminded the Haida of the glories of their past and helped restore their faith in themselves after generations of persecution and loss
September 3, 2022

The 'spooky' abandoned train tunnel of Blue Bell, N.B.

Named for the community in northwestern New Brunswick that it passes through, the Blue Bell tunnel was first 'blown' open back in 1910. Now abandoned and overgrown, the tunnel attracts curiosity-seekers.
September 3, 2022

Toronto man uncovers hidden talent for writing COVID-19 parody songs

COVID-19 parody songs capture specific moments from the past 2½ years
September 3, 2022

Michelle O’Bonsawin, new Supreme Court judge, faces spotlight as major cases on Indigenous autonomy loom

Justice Michelle O’Bonsawin, the Supreme Court of Canada’s first Indigenous member, faces the spotlight before two important Indigenous law cases are decided upon
September 3, 2022

After 50 years, westslope cutthroat trout return to lake in Banff National Park

Restoring Hidden Lake is a feat of conservation that Parks Canada experts worked on for more than a decade to achieve. 
September 3, 2022

Development planned for Calgary’s Stephen Avenue fuels debate about protecting city’s heritage buildings

Stephen Avenue Quarter would include the tallest building in Western Canada, and result in changes to or the complete demolition of a number of historic buildings
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