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Canada’s wildfire season close to 10-year average heading into the peak summer months

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted July 12, 2024 12:03 pm Updated July 12, 2024 12:31 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size Federal officials say rainfall from the remnants of Hurricane Beryl that has caused flash floods in the Maritimes is also lowering the …

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Canadian Elite Basketball League to expand to 24-game season in 2025 – Winnipeg

By The Staff The Canadian Press Posted June 26, 2024 8:01 pm 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size The Canadian Elite Basketball League is expanding its regular season to a 24-game format starting in 2025. That will increase the number of total regular-season games from …

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Saskatchewan Roughriders record $1.1M loss after 2023 season

After back-to-back disappointing seasons for the Saskatchewan Roughriders, the impact is starting to hit their pocketbook. After the 2023 season, the Roughriders ended up with a $1.1-million operating net loss the team announced at its Annual General Meeting. “The club recognizes the financial results achieved in 2023/24 are not to …

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Winnipeg Blue Bombers offence stalls in season opening loss to Alouettes – Winnipeg

The Winnipeg Blue Bombers sat out many of their starters in the pre-season and it definitely showed to start the regular season. The Bombers had three turnovers in a lopsided 27-12 season opening loss to the Montreal Alouettes in a Grey Cup rematch on Thursday at Princess Auto Stadium. It’s …

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A look at CFL players to watch for during the 2024 season

Brady Oliveira has a tough act to follow. The five-foot-10, 222-pound Winnipeg native was the CFL‘s top Canadian and outstanding player finalist last season after rushing for a league-high 1,534 yards – second-most ever by a Canadian after Calgary’s Jon Cornish ran for 1,813 yards in 2013. Oliveira also led …

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6 splash pads in Peterborough open for 2024 season – Peterborough

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Six splash pads in Peterborough, Ont., are now open for the 2024 season, the city announced on Friday. The following splash pads are open daily from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.: Barnardo Park on Barnardo Avenue north of Sunset Boulevard Hamilton Park, …

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Parks Canada bans watercraft on Clear Lake this season as zebra mussel testing continues – Winnipeg

Descrease article font size Increase article font size Most watercraft will be banned from Clear Lake this season as Parks Canada continues to test the water for zebra mussels. A clump of the invasive species were discovered at the lake in November, leading to water testing over the winter. The …

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Quebec forest fire workers vote for strike mandate as wildfire season looms – Montreal

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted May 10, 2024 11:27 am 1 min read Descrease article font size Increase article font size Workers with Quebec’s forest fire agency have voted 99 per cent in favour of a strike mandate as the summer wildfire season approaches. The Unifor union, which represents …

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Toronto’s construction season traffic is ‘unacceptable.’ Is there a better way?

Sun’s out, shovels out. As the warm weather sets in, Toronto will welcome its unofficial fifth season: construction season. Workers will be outside taking advantage of the weather to get all sorts of projects done, such as road maintenance and sewer upgrades. However, the season is notorious for its traffic …

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