More than 500,000 revellers are expected to flock to Parliament Hill Saturday to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary, and heightened security will be in place across the capital to ensure the party goes off without a hitch.
Staff at the Mountainaire Avian Rescue Society (MARS) in the Comox Valley are caring for 10 fawns, many that were removed from their mothers prematurely due to human intervention, as well as river otters rescued from Kye Bay and Nanaimo.
An 18-year-old boy from a rural community in Nova Scotia is preparing for a graduation ceremony that may be a little shorter than average. The reason? He’s the only Grade 12 student in his school. He’s also the class valedictorian.