‘The crisis is not abating’: New stats show opioid deaths on the rise in...

OTTAWA — Newly released statistics on opioid-related deaths in Canada through the first three months of the year suggest such fatalities are on the rise...

Freeland monitoring suspected poisoning of Canadian Pussy Riot member

OTTAWA — Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland says she is taking a personal interest in the possible poisoning of a Canadian member of the...

Tilray to export cannabis formulation to U.S. for clinical trial

TORONTO — Canadian licensed marijuana producer Tilray Inc. has received the green light from the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration agency to export a medical cannabis product south...

Household cleaners may alter kids’ gut flora, contribute to being overweight: study

TORONTO — Commonly used household disinfectants could increase the risk of young children becoming overweight by altering the makeup of their gut bacteria during...
Terry Fox Run

Locals Walk for Cancer Research at 38th Annual Terry Fox Run

Cancer survivors and supporters gathered at the Roberta Bondar Pavilion on Sunday morning for the 38th Annual Terry Fox run. Walkers had the option to...

Canada, U.K. lure four more states into global push to wean world off coal

OTTAWA — Canada and the United Kingdom have drawn four more U.S. states and two major American cities into their global alliance to kick...
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Canada’s Chief Medical Officers of Health raising alarm on food safety: Salmonella + chicken...

Canada’s Chief Medical Officers of Health have joined together to issue a joint statement today regarding the risk of Salmonella illness from frozen raw...

Strike at Canada Post could benefit black market, medical pot producer warns

OTTAWA — Canada's largest licensed producer of medical marijuana says a work stoppage at Canada Post could be a boon for the black market. Canopy...

55 Plus Golf Tournament Planned

When Amanda Lambert and Venessa Robert met for coffee one day they soon realized a shared passion for the city’s aging community. Lambert who runs...

Ontario promises public consultations on cap and trade after facing legal action

TORONTO — An environmental group that is taking the Ontario government to court over its decision to cancel the cap-and-trade system says the province...

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