Okanagan weather: mild start to March

Mild weather lingered through the first Monday of March as temperatures only dipped to 5 C to start the day under cloudy skies. Pockets of showers pushing through the region will linger into the afternoon and early evening as the mercury makes its way into high single digits. Sunny breaks are likely to return Tuesday […]

Burlington apartment fire sends 1 person to hospital

Ontario’s Office of the Fire Marshal is investigating a fire at a Burlington apartment building that has sent one person to hospital with serious injuries on Monday night. The Burlington Fire Department rushed to a complex on Nelson Avenue near Lakeshore Road and Maple Avenue shortly after 9 p.m. after reports of smoke on the […]

Ousted Grammys CEO Deborah Dugan officially fired

The Recording Academy officially fired former president and CEO of the Grammy Awards, Deborah Dugan, earlier this week. The decision — made by the organization’s Board of Trustees — comes more than six weeks after Dugan was placed on administrative leave and only five months after she claimed the title of CEO from her predecessor, Neil […]

Couple facing drug and firearm charges after Edmonton police investigation

Editor’s note: In an earlier version of this story, Christie Rose was identified as Christina Rose. This story has been corrected to reflect the correct information. Global News regrets the error. After an Edmonton Police Service drug investigation, an Edmonton couple is facing 49 charges. The investigation was launched in November 2019 and two search […]

Opposition parties state their needs from upcoming New Brunswick budget

New Brunswick’s Green leader has completed a provincial tour and says people want next week’s provincial budget to have integrity and compassion. David Coon says there are a number of things he’ll be looking for when the minority Progressive Conservative government tables its 2020-2021 budget next Tuesday. Coon isn’t saying how he’ll vote, but he […]

Green Shirt Day – April 7, 2020

April 7 is the second annual Canadian Transplant Association Green Shirt Day for organ and tissue donation awareness and registration, presented by Vistaprint Corporate Solutions and in partnership with Global News, The Canadian Transplant Association, Canada’s organ and tissue donation community, and The Kidney Foundation of Canada. A look back at Green Shirt Day 2019 […]

No damage, no injuries as Dartmouth feels 2.6 magnitude aftershock

The Montebello area of Dartmouth, N.S., once again experienced a minor earthquake on Tuesday — an aftershock from the event that dominated the news on Monday. Earthquakes Canada indicates the aftershock occurred at 12:42 a.m., at a depth of approximately 2 km, measuring 2.6 in magnitude. Halifax Regional Police say they received multiple calls from […]