Lobbying has convinced the federal government to commit $1.5 million to keep Nova Scotia's historic Sambro Island lighthouse standing in the short-term. Now there is a movement afoot to prolong its lifespan.
In Anishinaabe tradition, bear clans were made up of warriors that patrolled the woods and protected the community. And a Winnipeg group, bearing the same name, is hoping to turn the city's roughest neighbourhood into a safer place.
Relatives of a Calgary boy and his grandparents who were slain nearly a year ago say they were somewhat satisfied that the man accused of killing them was ordered Wednesday to stand trial on upgraded charges.
This year's hurricane season will likely be quieter than average due to the so-called El Nino effect and cooler ocean temperatures, but the Canadian Hurricane Centre warned Wednesday that Canadians shouldn't let their guard down.