NEWS

My Most Meaningful Skate Wasn't at the Olympics

After the community feast in Sheshegwaning First Nation, as we were preparing to drive back to Sudbury, one of the girls I met asked me if I was ever coming back. I replied that yes, maybe one day I would make it back there for another visit. Still unsure of my impact, I asked the girl why she wanted me to come back. And she said, "Because nobody ever comes here."

Aboriginal Juno category casts a wide net

The nominees for Aboriginal Album of the Year at this year's Junos in Ottawa are competing in a category that is evolving to encompass an increasingly diverse range of musical styles. This year's nom...

The Sunny Side of the Budget

It's done! The budget is a vigorous economic action plan for Canada. Most important, it is a long-term vision. Many measures have been adopted to ensure that government policies encourage the creation of wealth and private-sector jobs. What are the changes?
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A Gory Discovery In Winnipeg: Witnesses

WINNIPEG - Police in Winnipeg say they're investigating evidence that was found beside a garbage bin, with some eyewitnesses claiming they saw what looked like body parts.A police news release says of...

Disabled Winnipeg man missing in Vancouver

Vancouver Police are appealing to the public after a 20-year-old Aboriginal man with a cognitive disability went missing in the city on Saturday morning while visiting from Winnipeg. Spencer Bushie w...
AP

Lin-Surgery!

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Linsanity won't be around for a playoff push.Jeremy Lin is instead heading for left knee surgery that is expected to sideline him six weeks, possibly ending his amazing breakthrough s...

Search continues for missing B.C. girl, 12

RCMP are appealing for the public's help after a 12-year-old girl disappeared from her Surrey home on Tuesday night. Jamie-Leah Prohl was last seen just before going to bed at her home in the 13200 b...

Justin Trudeau's grandmother dies

When Montreal MP Justin Trudeau stepped into the ring Saturday night for his charity boxing match against a Conservative senator, it was with a saddened heart. Trudeau's grandmother, Kathleen Sinclai...

Mumm's Sprouting Seeds-Sunflower recalled

OTTAWA - A recall has been issued for Mumm's brand Sprouting Seeds due to possible Salmonella contamination.The affected product, Mumm's brand Sprouting Seeds - Sunflower, are sold in 75 gram packages...

Passenger finds RCMP gun on BC Ferry

Police are investigating after a loaded RCMP pistol was found on a BC Ferry earlier in March. A passenger found the gun 10 days ago on a ferry that had docked at Tsawwassen. Delta police say they ha...

Dogs at work may relieve stress

Bringing your dog to work may cut your stress level and provide you with a higher sense of job satisfaction, a small study says. Seventy-six employees of a service, manufacturing and retail company l...
PC

Convicted Pedophile Returns Hockey Award

WINNIPEG - The Hockey News says twice-convicted pedophile Graham James has returned a plaque the magazine gave him in his heyday as a junior coach.The hockey publication declared James "man of the yea...