Report: Irving Shipbuilding says tentative deal reached with Halifax Shipyard workers

Irving Shipbuilding says a new tentative contract agreement has been reached with the union that represents hundreds of workers at the Halifax Shipyard.The new deal comes just a week after shipyard workers rejected...

Report: Doug Ford’s PCs may slam the brakes on electric vehicle incentives

Doug Ford's government appears poised to cut incentives worth thousands of dollars for those shopping for a new electric car.The incoming government has already scrapped the GreenON program, which offered perks like rebates...

Report: B.C. author Jennifer Craig recovering after stroke disrupts award win

Celebrated humorist Jennifer Craig was recovering in a B.C. hospital Tuesday, a little more than a week after suffering a stroke in Ontario, where she was awarded the Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour.The 84-year-old...

Monsanto faces its first trial over allegations Roundup ingredient caused cancer (Details)

In the first case of its kind to reach trial, a California man dying of cancer is suing Monsanto, the maker of popular weed killer...
Happy Easter; it's cold out

Happy Easter; it’s cold out

Easter Sunday is cloudy and cold at -1 C, with a windchill of -8. Sorry to say it’s not an April Fool’s Day prank folks. There is a 30 per cent chance of flurries this...

Report: Ottawa Public Health targets under-vaccinated people

Ottawa Public Health is making a new push to help more Ottawa residents get access to vaccinations, including newcomers to Canada.An OPH report presented to the Ottawa Board of Health on Monday contains...

Dog saved by student gets crowdfunded op (Details)

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Report: ‘I couldn’t hold my tears’: Maritimers passionate about World Cup soccer

Fans in brightly coloured jerseys piling into pubs and national flags decorating pathways, as well as some faces, it's not hard to tell the FIFA World Cup is on.Here in the Maritimes, it's not just...

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