Canada Cold

Mother Nature Gives Back: Stunning Ice Caves Form Following Months of Harsh Winter Weather

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 02.17.2014 | Canada Travel
Jennifer Pellegrini

No-one I've talked to, including people who have lived here their entire lives and whose parents grew up here, can ever remember seeing something like this happen before. And because it takes a confluence of perfect weather conditions to create these massive snow-castles, it may never happen again in our lifetime.

Dear Winter, How Can I Miss You if You Won't Go Away?

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada Living
Jennifer Pellegrini

I've been meaning to write this to you for some time, but to be honest, I've been so huddled up under layers of sweatshirts and blankets that it makes using a keyboard difficult. I suppose all that's really done is prolong the inevitable. But our time has come. I think it's time we re-evaluate our relationship.

EXTREME COLD

CBC | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada

Extremely cold, dense air has enveloped a wide swath of Saskatchewan and Manitoba, as well as parts of northeastern Alberta, and will be descending up...

What You Need To Know About New Weather Warnings

CP | John Cotter, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.28.2014 | Canada

EDMONTON - The federal government is working on a new way to warn Canadians about the need to protect themselves from the dangers of frigid weather.Ri...

The Week in Review: Can't We All Just Get Along (And Stop Calling Each Other Assholes on Twitter)?

Marni Soupcoff | Posted 03.28.2013 | Canada
Marni Soupcoff

This week, a tweet sent from Attawapiskat Chief Theresa Spence's account lashed out at Senator Patrick Brazeau, calling him "a typical colonized indian asshole." A spokesperson for Chief Spence told Global News that the inflammatory "asshole" comment neither came from Spence, nor was it "something she would ever say." However, I don't think it's a stretch to imagine that relations between Brazeau and Spence can probably be described as chilly. Then again, who wasn't feeling a little frosty what with the frigid weather across the country.

It's So Cold That...

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada

MONTREAL - A power utility shut off the lights on its iconic logo in order to save electricity Wednesday, on a frigid day marked by school closures an...

Newfoundland and Labrador Slammed By Snowstorm

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada

GANDER, N.L. - The worst is over, but Environment Canada says parts of Newfoundland can still expect high winds overnight and Sunday morning after an ...

Does Cold-FX Work?

CBC | Posted 03.13.2012 | Canada Living

Claims by the manufacturer of Cold-FX that its cold remedy provides immediate relief may not be supported by scientific evidence, a CBC M...

Common Cold Cure Aims To Blow Out Symptoms

CBC | Posted 03.04.2012 | Canada Living

Could the low-grade misery of a runny nose, sore throat and heavy head that signal the common cold be snuffed out? The Univer...

Stave Off A Cold Or Flu By Doing 5 Simple Things

The Huffington Post Canada | Sarah Treleaven | Posted 01.03.2012 | Canada Living

Sick of feeling sick? Dr. Janine Bowring offers five steps to help you prevent and treat your next cold. We always talk about treating a cold or fl...

Sick? Stay Home! Ill Workers Cost Billions in Productivity

The Huffington Post Canada | Martha Edwards | Posted 11.14.2011 | Canada Living

You wake with a case of the sniffles, achey bones and a scratchy throat on those crucial few days before a big project at work is due. What do you do?...