Four cadets die as vehicle enters water near Royal Military College campus in Kingston, Ont.

Four cadets die as vehicle enters water near Royal Military College campus in Kingston, Ont.

In just a few weeks, Jack Hogarth, Andrei Honciu, Broden Murphy and Andrés Salek would have celebrated graduating from the Royal Military College, and, the next day, been commissioned as officers. Instead, their families and the tight-knit RMC community are mourning the fourth-year officer cadets, who died early Friday morning in a “fatal incident” involving … Read more

Montreal snowfall brings slippery conditions, power outages

Montreal snowfall brings slippery conditions, power outages

Montrealers can expect some slippery driving conditions Tuesday due to late-season snowfall bringing heavy, wet snow to the city. According to Environment Canada, a major weather system from the east coast of the US is bringing 10 cm of snow to the Greater Montreal area, with temperatures hovering near freezing. “Visibilities will be significantly reduced … Read more

Flood warning in effect for Quebec City; Montreal in for some snow

Flood warning in effect for Quebec City;  Montreal in for some snow

A storm surge warning is in effect for the Quebec City area as rising waters make for possible floods in the area. Strong winds are expected, caused by a low-pressure system from the Eastern American seabord. High waves could also result in shoreline erosion in vulnerable areas. About five centimeters of snow are expected to … Read more

Canadians stranded in Cancun as Sunwing Airlines faces delays

Canadians stranded in Cancun as Sunwing Airlines faces delays

A Canadian who has been stranded in Cancun for over 24 hours after her Sunwing Airlines flight to Toronto on Sunday was delayed due to technical issues, says the lack of communication has been frustrating. Shabana Sultani told CTV’s Your Morning that passengers are running out of medications and supplies at Cancun International Airport, and … Read more

Blast of winter weather expected Monday for London-Middlesex region

Blast of winter weather expected Monday for London-Middlesex region

It might be spring and the tulips are trying to bloom, but winter isn’t done with the London region just yet. According to Environment Canada, there is currently a winter weather travel advisory in effect for London – Parkhill – Eastern Middlesex County and Strathroy – Komoka – Western Middlesex County. The forecast is calling … Read more

Man, 46, fatally shot at busy Montreal corner; many witnesses, few details yet

Man, 46, fatally shot at busy Montreal corner;  many witnesses, few details yet

A 46-year-old man has become Montreal’s seventh homicide victim of 2022 after being shot just before 11 pm Saturday night, police say. The shooting happened at the corner of St. Laurent Blvd. and Jean-Talon St. at 10:55 pm, said a police spokesperson. The man’s death was confirmed later by doctors after he was taken to … Read more

Thwarted Tennessee kidnapping shows that viral hand signal, popularized in Quebec, is saving lives

Thwarted Tennessee kidnapping shows that viral hand signal, popularized in Quebec, is saving lives

A young Tennessee woman managed to escape this week from a kidnapping using a hand signal that was popularized on TikTok — at least the second time the signal has been used to flee a life-threatening situation. The fact that both the woman and the passerby knew the hand sign, in both cases, gives the … Read more

Ukraine: Refugee family faces Canadian immigration backlogs

Ukraine: Refugee family faces Canadian immigration backlogs

TORONTO — Mina Melad Gerges Makar and his family had to leave Canada for Ukraine after his immigration application was rejected in January. But a month later, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine forced the Makars to flee to Switzerland. Now, he’s hoping to return to Canada and his lawyer believes the Makars have a “strong case” … Read more

Trudeau: Putin ‘systematically targeting civilians’

Trudeau: Putin ‘systematically targeting civilians’

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Sunday that Canada is helping to investigate war crimes in Ukraine, suggesting that Russian President Vladimir Putin is targeting civilians on purpose as his forces continue to attack the neighboring country. Appearing on CNN’s “State of the Union”, Trudeau said that the images coming out of towns like Bucha are … Read more

‘The Little Book:’ Canadian children’s book republished for charity

‘The Little Book:’ Canadian children’s book republished for charity

More than 80 years after it was first published, a school reader intended for the children of Ukrainian immigrants to Canada is finding a new place on bookshelves. “The Little Book” is making a big impact, republished as a fundraising effort to aid the people of Ukraine. It starts with the ABCs in Cyrillic, then … Read more