Former Museum London curator honoured with scholarship, celebration of life - The Sudbury Star

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 19:14
Former Museum London curator honoured with scholarship, celebration of life  The Sudbury Star

Museum London and arts enthusiasts will gather Saturday to celebrate the life of late curator Melanie Townsend.

Parks Canada issues warning after cougar sightings near Banff - rdnewsnow.com

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 11:46
Parks Canada issues warning after cougar sightings near Banff  rdnewsnow.com

BANFF- Cougars prowling for food around the Banff townsite have triggered a warning from Parks Canada about the big cats. People are being reminded to ...

Albertans shouldn't be 'paying twice' for recycling: councillor - Calgary Herald

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 00:51
Albertans shouldn't be 'paying twice' for recycling: councillor  Calgary Herald

A Calgary city councillor says Albertans are “paying twice” for recycling, while most other Canadian jurisdictions are increasingly shifting the financial burden ...

24 Secret Places In Alberta To Bring Your Girlfriend This Winter - Narcity

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 23:51
24 Secret Places In Alberta To Bring Your Girlfriend This Winter  Narcity

Christmas may be over, but we've still got a long way to go before summer is upon us again. There's no denying it - the next few months are going to be long...

Cross-Canada trek part of Esso Golden Ring tournament - Calgary Herald

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 23:21
Cross-Canada trek part of Esso Golden Ring tournament  Calgary Herald

It's not every day that you get the chance to compete on the opposite end of the country.For same-age ringette clubs Team Nova (Northwest Under-16A, Calgary) ...

Missing 1900s-era coal miner’s lamp recovered by RCMP - Toronto Star

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 20:28
Missing 1900s-era coal miner’s lamp recovered by RCMP  Toronto Star

EDMONTON—The 1900s-era coal miner's lamp that was removed from a historic site in Banff National Park has been recovered by the RCMP, according to a ...

Historical miners lamp returned to Banff - Rocky Mountain Outlook

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 19:27
Historical miners lamp returned to Banff  Rocky Mountain Outlook

No more lights out for Banff RCMP after a stolen historical coal miner's lamp was returned this week. The 1900s era historical lamp was on loan to Parks Canada ...

New West Symphony Chorus and Orchestra host benefit concert for YWCA Bridge House - The Crag and Canyon

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 18:45
New West Symphony Chorus and Orchestra host benefit concert for YWCA Bridge House  The Crag and Canyon

The St. George-in-the-Pines Church are ready to host a benefit night to remember featuring the New West Symphony and Chorus to support the Bridge House at ...

Ten immigrant women tell their unique stories at Shoe Project performance - The Crag and Canyon

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 18:39
Ten immigrant women tell their unique stories at Shoe Project performance  The Crag and Canyon

We have all heard the phrase, never judge someone until you have walked a mile in their shoes, and that is the essence ofn what this year's Shoe Project is all ...

Unorganized Alaska House throws hitch in State of State plan - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 16:51
Unorganized Alaska House throws hitch in State of State plan  CityNews Calgary

JUNEAU, Alaska — Alaska lawmakers are preparing for Gov. Mike Dunleavy's first State of the State speech but the lack of an organized House has thrown a ...

High tide creeps up on Florida eclipse-watchers, floods car - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 15:05
High tide creeps up on Florida eclipse-watchers, floods car  CityNews Calgary

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Some moongazers in Florida forgot to keep an eye on the tide as they watched Sunday night's lunar eclipse. The St. Johns ...

Video captures moose chasing skiers at Colorado resort - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 15:04
Video captures moose chasing skiers at Colorado resort  CityNews Calgary

BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. — A woman, in an effort to warn others of the dangers of moose, posted a video on social media of a moose charging skiers and ...

Burkina Faso names new government amid extremist threats - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 15:03
Burkina Faso names new government amid extremist threats  CityNews Calgary

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso — Burkina Faso's president has nominated a new prime minister after a mass resignation last week. President Roch Marc ...

Briton, Greek soldier held in border area on spying charges - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:50
Briton, Greek soldier held in border area on spying charges  CityNews Calgary

THESSALONIKI, Greece — Greek authorities have brought espionage charges against a British national working for a charity assisting migrants and a Greek ...

Thief steals $1000 from Girl Scouts selling cookies at mall - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:38
Thief steals $1000 from Girl Scouts selling cookies at mall  CityNews Calgary

WOODBRIDGE TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Authorities say a thief stole $1,000 from a group of Girl Scouts who were selling cookies at a New Jersey mall. Woodbridge ...

Death toll in Mexico pipeline fire reaches 89 - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:37
Death toll in Mexico pipeline fire reaches 89  CityNews Calgary

MEXICO CITY — The death toll in a massive fire at an illegally tapped pipeline in Mexico has risen to 89 as more of the injured have died at hospitals.

Egypt TV host gets year in prison for interviewing gay man - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:37
Egypt TV host gets year in prison for interviewing gay man  CityNews Calgary

CAIRO — An Egyptian court has sentenced a TV presenter to a year in prison for interviewing a gay sex worker on his show. Mohammed el-Gheiti was found ...

TSA screener sick-outs hit 10 per cent over holiday weekend - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:34
TSA screener sick-outs hit 10 per cent over holiday weekend  CityNews Calgary

The percentage of TSA airport screeners missing work has hit 10 per cent as the partial government shutdown stretches into its fifth week. The Transportation ...

Questions over payments involving son of Brazil president - CityNews Calgary

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 14:27
Questions over payments involving son of Brazil president  CityNews Calgary

RIO DE JANEIRO — The son of new Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is fending off suspicions of financial irregularities that are starting to cast a shadow over ...