A fatality inquiry into a tour bus accident in Banff that left one woman dead and her husband suffering life-altering injuries has recommended better safety training for drivers and more proactive oversight of the industry.
What happens when sex education can’t be delivered in person, as it was pre-pandemic? For a northern Ontario high school in Sandy Lake First Nation, it’s meant charting new territory: the airwaves.
A COVID-19 outbreak in a remote, northern Ontario First Nation would not be as severe if Ottawa had provided more housing before it hit, Indigenous Services Minister Marc Miller said today.
Indigenous Services Canada is committed to supporting Indigenous communities in their response to COVID-19 and continues to work closely with Indigenous organizations and provincial and territorial governments.
Canadians expect to be safe and free from hate speech and hate crimes, online and offline. The Government of Canada is committed to keeping all Canadians safe, while also protecting their rights and freedoms.
Starting July 2, The Rooms in St. John’s is presenting The NFB at The Rooms, a free summer-long program of short films from the National Film Board of Canada (NFB) running in a continuous loop in its theatre, with a special theme for each day of the week.
In the most anticipated hearing in the case in years, Britney Spears is addressing a judge overseeing a hearing into the conservatorship that has controlled the pop star’s money and affairs since 2008.
Today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Health and Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay–Superior North, on behalf of the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, highlighted nearly $208,000 in federal funding to bring high-speed Internet to 145 underserved households in Biigtigong Nishnaabeg (Ojibways of the Pic River… Continue reading Government of Canada invests nearly $208,000 to bring high-speed Internet to Biigtigong Nishnaabeg
The Government of Canada is taking action to enhance the safety and security of Canada’s railway system, railway employees, railway passengers, as well as those living and working near Canada’s rail corridors.
After a six-year hiatus, Andrew Wiggins is back with Canada’s national men’s basketball team as it gears up for an Olympic qualifying tournament in Victoria. His mother, two-time Olympian Marita Payne-Wiggins, influenced on his decision to return.
CBC Sports’ daily newsletter looks at Penny Oleksiak’s thrilling victory in the 100m freestyle at the Canadian Olympic trials, which won her the right to defend her gold medal in Tokyo.
A wildfire west of Edmonton that triggered evacuation orders in parts of Yellowhead County on Tuesday continues to burn out of control and is expected to keep growing.
Today, the Honourable Maryam Monsef, Minister for Women and Gender Equality and Rural Economic Development, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Indigenous Services, and the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced over $9.5 million in federal funding for 11 projects that will bring high-speed Internet to 17 rural and Indigenous communities in Ontario.… Continue reading Government of Canada invests over $9.5 million to bring high-speed Internet to 6,124 homes in rural and Indigenous communities in Ontario
Government of Canada Appoints Rae Mombourquette as the new Yukon member to the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada
Government of Canada to announce funding to Dr. Peter Centre through Immunization Partnership Fund
John McAfee, the creator of the McAfee antivirus software, has been found dead in his cell in a jail near Barcelona, a government official told The Associated Press on Wednesday.
Affairs of the Art, by Joanna Quinn and Les Mills (Beryl Productions International/NFB), has won the Jury Distinction “Special Distinction for Direction” at the prestigious Annecy International Animation Film Festival. Beryl’s back in Affairs of the Art, which showcases one family’s eccentric yet endearing obsessions with everything from drawing to screw threads and pet taxidermy.
On June 23, 2021, the Government of Canada announced 11 projects under the Universal Broadband Fund Rapid Response Stream to bring high-speed Internet to Indigenous communities in rural Ontario.
It was a simple enough video. Just two guys on a beach in Salisbury, N.B., wondering if anyone wanted to hang out. They weren’t prepared for what happened next.
The Honourable Jim Carr, Minister and Special Representative for the Prairies, and Terry Duguid, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages (Western Economic Diversification Canada), will make an announcement about support for small businesses.
Library and Archives Canada (LAC) is pleased to announce the launch of the Price McIntosh Bursary, which is made possible thanks to the generosity of the McIntosh and Price family from Montréal. This bursary is a bequest from the family estate, which donated monies to LAC and asked that they be used to create a… Continue reading Library and Archives Canada launches the Price McIntosh Bursary to support diversity in Canada’s libraries and archives
Government of Canada Appoints Rae Mombourquette as the new Yukon member to the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada.
The Honourable Larry Bagnell, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Economic Development and Official Languages (Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency) and Member of Parliament for Yukon, will make an announcement about support for small businesses.
Amazon announced Wednesday it will purchase power from a massive new solar farm in Alberta, marking the e-commerce giant’s second renewable energy investment in Canada.
The Honourable Joyce Murray, Minister of Digital Government and Member of Parliament for Vancouver Quadra, will make an announcement about support for small businesses.
The Honourable David Lametti, P.C., Q.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and the Honourable Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Canadian Heritage, will make an announcement.
The House of Commons will rise today for what could be the last time before an anticipated fall election — and party leaders are already testing out their pitches to voters.
Sweden took a close 3-2 win behind substitute Viktor Claesson’s 90th minute goal, helping Sweden to finish atop Group E. An embarrassing own-goal by Slovakia’s goalkeeper Martin Dubravka in the first half put Spain on the way to a 5-0 victory Wednesday.
Public Services and Procurement Canada wishes to advise motorists that the Alexandra Bridge will reopen to vehicular traffic on June 23 and June 24, 2021, between the hours of 7 pm to 6 am.
Winners of back-to-back bronze medals, the Canadian players have aspirations of reaching the medal podium for an unprecedented third consecutive time at the Tokyo Olympics but with a loftier goal.
Members of the media are invited to attend an important green infrastructure announcement with Sean Fraser, Parliamentary Secretary to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance and to the Minister of Middle Class Prosperity and Associate Minister of Finance and Member of Parliament for Central Nova, on behalf of the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister… Continue reading Media Advisory – Antigonish, Nova Scotia
The Government of Canada has successfully concluded its Creative Industries Virtual Trade Mission to Sweden
Through patient-oriented research (POR), patients, their families and caregivers become actively engaged in health research, adding their own living experience to the process, alongside that of researchers, health care professionals and health system decision-makers. Patients, caregivers, and their families have an opportunity to play leadership roles as members of research teams, shaping which health topics… Continue reading Government of Canada creates national training platform for patient-oriented research
Today, Michael McLeod, Member of Parliament for the Northwest Territories, on behalf of the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Federal Minister of Infrastructure and Communities, and the Honourable Diane Archie, Territorial Minister of Infrastructure, announced joint funding for the construction of a new air terminal building at the Inuvik Mike Zubko Airport.
The Honourable Marc Garneau, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that he will be travelling to Italy, the Middle East, and Lithuania from June 27 to July 8.
Alberta will provide $8 million to support community-led research to research undocumented deaths and burials in residential schools, Premier Jason Kenney announced Wednesday.
A U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) advisory group now says reports of heart inflammation in people given an mRNA-based COVID-19 vaccine are likely linked to the vaccine, but that the benefits of vaccination still outweigh any risks.
An Ontario man who pleaded guilty to leaving Canada to cross into Syria and join ISIS has been sentenced to 49 months in prison and 12 months probation, but will serve no additional time in custody.
TSB launches safety issue investigation into higher rate of railway crossing accidents during winter in Canada
Quebec and the federal government are the only jurisdictions to come close to meeting Canada’s 10-year-old international promise to conserve 17 per cent of its land mass by 2020, a report by the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society says.