Canadian Pacific Railway

Baird To Join Canadian Pacific Railway Board

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2015 | Canada Business

CALGARY - John Baird continues to deepen his ties with corporate Canada.The former Conservative cabinet minister is among 13 nominees to the expanded ...

5,000 CP Rail Workers Could Be Off Job By Sunday Morning

CP | Morgan Lowrie, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.14.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The parties involved in negotiations between Canadian Pacific Railway and two of its unions are hopeful that a deal can be reached before t...

Strike Coming? CP Rail Urges Office Workers To Learn To Drive Trains

CBC | Posted 02.02.2015 | Canada Business

A Canadian railway company is training its managers and office workers to drive locomotives and load trains, a move one labour lawyer says could be an...

Town Of Lac-Megantic Says Settlement Money Not Enough

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.14.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - The funds earmarked for those affected by the Lac-Megantic train disaster represent just a fraction of what's needed, a town official says....

CN, CP Rail Slapped With Fines For Not Carrying Enough Grain

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2015 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Canada's two largest railways have been fined a total of $150,000 for failing to transport the minimum required grain volumes last year, Tr...

A U.S.-Canada Rail Merger?

CP | Lauren Krugel, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.14.2014 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Analysts say they'd be glad to see Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. (TSX:CP) join forces with U.S. rival CSX Corp., but they're skeptical a dea...

City Of Vancouver Taking Arbutus Corridor Fight To Court

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The City of Vancouver has launched a constitutional challenge and other legal manoeuvres in an attempt to stop Canadian Pacific Railway fr...

Vancouver Community Gardens Demolition Paused

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Residents who have tended gardens for years along an abandoned stretch of rail line in south Vancouver will be waiting and watching over t...

British Columbia: Brought to You by Financial Desperation and Gin

Shachi Kurl | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Shachi Kurl

An impromptu visit to Craigellachie, B.C. unlocked memories of Grade 5 social studies classes, watching what felt like years of an adapted Pierre Berton miniseries on the railway saga containing more questionable acting and melodrama than ten-year-olds would ever be able to appreciate. I also wondered at our own seeming lack of a sense of history or respect for deserted Craigellachie. Where were the tour buses? Where were the guides? If this were China, I thought, it would be teeming with camera-ready tourists.

Best Results In 132 Years

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.24.2013 | Canada Business

Canadian Pacific Railway, after delivering a strong earnings report Wednesday, had more good news for investors, saying it expects to double its deliv...

Kamloops Train Kills Pedestrian

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.05.2013 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Jan. 4, 2013: The B.C. Coroners Service identified Kamloops resident Christopher Scott Hobbs, 25, as the victim. KAMLOOPS, B.C. - A perso...

What Calgary CP Rail Head Office Staff Are Going Through

CBC | Posted 02.04.2013 | Canada Alberta

The union representing more than half of Canadian Pacific Railway's workers is concerned about their future, and hopes to find out more information to...

Enbridge's Northern Gateway Becoming The National Nightmare

Robin Rowland | Posted 10.20.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Robin Rowland

The Northern Gateway is now becoming the National Nightmare. Canada has a new Two Solitudes in the 21st century. The dividing line is not the Ottawa River but the Rockies. It appears that in Alberta -- not just columnists but bloggers and tweeters as well -- seem to believe that if they just yell loud enough, that the people of B.C. will eventually realize their thought errors and join in supporting Alberta's manifest destiny.

Historic Backcountry Ski Lodge Gets Facelift

CBC | Huffington Post Canada Travel | Posted 10.16.2012 | Canada Travel

After being closed for a year, the remote Mount Assiniboine Lodge in British Columbia’s Rockies has reopened its doors following a monumental restor...

3 Alberta Children Killed In Saskatchewan Van-Train Crash

CBC | Posted 10.09.2012 | Canada

The three children and one teenager killed Thursday in a train-van crash near Broadview, Sask., were from communities in Alberta and Saskatchewan, the...

CP Rail Back-To-Work Bill Sails Through House

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Barely 12 hours after the House of Commons forced through legislation ordering CP Rail workers back to work, Labour Minister Lisa Raitt asked...

Regina Moves Ahead With $1 Billion Inner-City Redevelopment

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.24.2011 | Canada Business

REGINA - City council in Regina has approved the basics of a $1-billion inner city redevelopment plan that includes a new home for the CFL's Saskatche...

Canadian Pacific Profit Weakens On Flooding

CP | Posted 09.26.2011 | Canada Business

CALGARY - Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. said Wednesday that extensive flooding put a damper on its second-quarter earnings, but conditions have since ...