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Vancouver Park Board considers motion to identify, recognize First Nation names

VANCOUVER — A motion before the Vancouver Park Board could mark the next step toward reconciliation with three Vancouver-area First Nations.
Interspecies friendship blooms as young narwhal swims with St. Lawrence belugas

Interspecies friendship blooms as young narwhal swims with St. Lawrence belugas

MONTREAL — With its dark grey skin and prominent tusk, the young narwhal stands out from the pod of snowy white belugas it has joined in the St. Lawrence River, some 1,000 kilometres from home.
British Columbia RCMP appeal for help in finding missing family of four

British Columbia RCMP appeal for help in finding missing family of four

SURREY, B.C. — The RCMP in British Columbia is asking for the public's help in trying to locate a family of four that has not been heard from since Monday. Surrey RCMP say the Anderson family was reported missing on Tuesday evening.
Debate bombshell by Tory leader seen by observer as move of desperation

Debate bombshell by Tory leader seen by observer as move of desperation

FREDERICTON — At least one political observer in New Brunswick says the decision by Conservative Leader Blaine Higgs to drop a political bombshell during the first debate of the provincial election campaign was just a desperate attempt to secure an e
Quebec-developed mustard seed biofuel to be used in United Airlines flight

Quebec-developed mustard seed biofuel to be used in United Airlines flight

MONTREAL — Passengers aboard a United Airlines flight heading to Zurich from San Francisco on Friday will be propelled in part by a biofuel created by a Quebec company aiming to clean up the skies. Agrisoma Biosciences Inc.

British Airways flight to Calgary diverted to Iqaluit after 'technical issue'

IQALUIT, Nunavut — A British Airways flight to Calgary from London was rerouted to Iqaluit late Wednesday. FlightAware, an online flight tracking tool, shows the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner landed at 7:20 p.m. local time in Nunavut.

Passenger video shows humpback whale tail making contact with tour boat

BRIER ISLAND, N.S.
Humboldt Broncos player joins his hometown Saskatoon Blades as coaching assistant

Humboldt Broncos player joins his hometown Saskatoon Blades as coaching assistant

SASKATOON — One of the Humboldt Broncos hockey players injured in a bus crash that killed 16 people has joined his hometown Western Hockey League team as an assistant to the coaches.
Meeting hears more rolling stock, staff, track, will void grain shipment snags

Meeting hears more rolling stock, staff, track, will void grain shipment snags

SASKATOON — They're not guaranteeing improved grain transportation by this winter, but Canada's two biggest railways say they believe new locomotives, hopper cars and extra staff will make a difference getting crops to market in the months ahead.

Measures introduced to preserve beloved, endangered Newfoundland pony

TRINITY BAY, N.L. — Help is on the way for the beloved Newfoundland pony, once an essential part of the province's cultural life but now a critically endangered species.