A First Nations Yellowknife Grandma Just Made History With Her $55 Million Lotto Max Win

Winning $55 million is obviously a pretty big deal. Being the first person to win such a large amount in your region makes it even more important. A Lotto Max jackpot winner in Yellowknife managed to do both. It was announced shortly…

Beaches and campsites are officially about to open in Ontario provincial parks

The Ontario government has announced that beaches, campsites and other facilities in provincial parks will be allowed to open starting this Friday, but only in those regions that have been permitted to enter Stage 2 of reopening.   In a news release published Wednesday afternoon,…

Montreal whale believed to have been killed by a boat

The tragic news that the humpback whale swimming in Montreal had been found dead hit hard for many, and a picture of how it ended up that way has started to emerge. Researchers headed out to the site of where the beached carcass was found yesterday in…

Walmart Just Closed All Stores In Canada For At Least 14 Days

At this point, more closures shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone. Canada essential services list was revised, and one of the stores that didn’t make the cut was Walmart. It will now only be offering curbside pickup and delivery. In an June…

Canada-U.S. border closure to be extended again

The Canada-U.S. border closure will be extended until late July, according to three sources that spoke with Global News. The border closed to all non-essential travel in March, and the travel ban has been extended twice, in April and May. The border was set…

Donovan Bailey says in Canada you get racism with a smile

Canadian Olympian Donovan Bailey has something to say to Canadians who somehow think that racism in our country is less rampant than in the U.S.: that our racism is just as bad, but simply exists under the veil of our characteristic Canadian kindness. “Blatant…

The whale swimming in Montreal has been found dead

There is a sad update on the humpback whale that was swimming around Montreal’s Old Port in recent weeks. A beached whale carcass was spotted by pilot Simon Lebrun in the Varennes area east of Montreal. Triste nouvelle, la baleine est échouée dans le secteur de Varennes. @rdimatin @RadioCanadaInfo pic.twitter.com/GnQMCsfFDM—…

Romaine Lettuce Recalled Due To E. Coli Outbreak In Costco Canada

You may have heard in the news lately, that the Public Health Agency of Canada have been working together to investigate an E. coli outbreak linked to Romaine Lettuce sold in Costco.   As a result, the Public Health Agency of Canada…

Health Canada Is Recalling Multiple Brands Of Bread Due To Pieces Of Glass

Health Canada recalling dozens of bread brands in Ontario,Newfoundland and Labrador,Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Quebec, Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia,Manitoba due to pieces of glass. Health Canada announced earlier this week that they are recalling dozens of bread brands due to pieces…

Beyonce, Sam Smith, Alicia Keys & More Honor 9/11 Anniversary

London rockers Wolf Alice made waves in their home country last year on the crest of their single “Moaning Lisa Smile”. They doubtless were Thark warriors who had been sent out to capture us, and we breathed a great sigh…