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A firefighter who drowned at a Nova Scotia waterfall while saving his young son from a powerful whirlpool is being remembered by his family as a hero.
Police say a grandmother has died and her four-year-old granddaughter is in hospital after they were found face down in a backyard pool in Oakville, Ont.
As summer temperatures rise across Canada so are drowning deaths in pool and lakes, with Quebec seeing a 30 per cent rise in fatalities from last year.
An American family has filed a $3.9-million lawsuit against the Marriott hotel chain after a father and his toddler drowned at one of the company's Montreal properties three years ago.
The family of a Montreal teen who drowned during a high school gym class say they intend to sue the school board and the city alleging negligence.
A Montreal teen who drowned during a high school gym class spent 38 minutes at the bottom of the pool without anyone noticing, a coroner's investigation has found.
A kayak ride on Lake Superior that ended in the deaths of four Wisconsin family members would have been difficult even for experienced paddlers, officials say.
Police say a man from Mississauga, Ont. has died in a possible drowning at a campground in Puslinch, Ont.
The body of a man who jumped into Ontario's Georgian Bay to save a pet dog has been recovered.
Police say a Quebec man has drowned while swimming off one of Atlantic Canada's most popular beaches.
Ontario Provincial Police say they are investigating a possible drowning in the waters of Georgian Bay in Tiny Township, north of Barrie.