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Harvest a struggle in Alberta, Saskatchewan, but a miracle in Manitoba

Harvest a struggle in Alberta, Saskatchewan, but a miracle in Manitoba

Winter's icy fingers have touched most of the Prairies since late September, causing havoc and frustration for many farmers trying to get crops off their fields.
B.C. rental crisis goes far beyond impact of short-term rentals, say experts

B.C. rental crisis goes far beyond impact of short-term rentals, say experts

VICTORIA — British Columbia's rental housing crisis goes far beyond factoring the impact of short-term rentals, say housing experts who say more building is needed to help families find affordable homes.
Remembering the sacrifices of Canada's military families

Remembering the sacrifices of Canada's military families

OTTAWA — Not only did Reine Samson Dawe's husband serve his entire career in the Canadian Armed Forces, but her four sons all followed in his footsteps.

Ontario ticket claims Saturday night's $18 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — A ticket sold somewhere in Ontario claimed the $18 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. The draw's guaranteed $1 million prize went to a ticket holder in the Prairies. The jackpot for the next Lotto 649 draw on Nov.
Online backlash against Don Cherry for comments on immigrants and Remembrance Day

Online backlash against Don Cherry for comments on immigrants and Remembrance Day

TORONTO — Hockey commentator Don Cherry is in the limelight yet again, this time for complaining that he rarely sees people he believes to be new immigrants wearing poppies ahead of Remembrance Day.
Kenney announces 'Fair Deal Panel' to advance Alberta's interests, like pipelines

Kenney announces 'Fair Deal Panel' to advance Alberta's interests, like pipelines

RED DEER, Alta.

Three dead, including toddler, after fire in Manitoba mobile home

PLUMAS, Man. — Two adults and a toddler are dead following a mobile home fire near a small Manitoba community. RCMP say they and firefighters responded to the blaze early Friday night near Plumas, Man., about 175 kilometres west of Winnipeg.

Two dead in fatal blaze were in their 20s: Quebec provincial police

QUEBEC — Two people are dead after a fire swept through a home in Matane, Que., in the lower St-Lawrence region. Quebec provincial police say the fire began about 5 a.m.
Jury has questions as deliberations continue in Halifax jail cell death case

Jury has questions as deliberations continue in Halifax jail cell death case

HALIFAX — A Nova Scotia jury will return to deliberations Sunday morning in the case of two special constables charged in the death of an impaired 41-year-old man who suffocated in a Halifax police jail cell.
Quebec overturns decision to deny French woman immigration documents over her French

Quebec overturns decision to deny French woman immigration documents over her French

MONTREAL — The Quebec government has overturned a decision to deny a French woman her Quebec immigration documents because a chapter of her PhD thesis was written in English.