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Canadian Soldiers return from Afghan mission

Canadian Soldiers return from Afghan mission

Canada’s involvement in the war in Afghanistan came to an end Tuesday morning when troops arrived home in a military plane escorted to the Canada Reception Centre by two CF18 fighter jets. Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Gov. Gen. David Johnston and military officials greeted the military families before the emotional reunion with their loved ones. Read More »

17-year-old killed in Milton rollover

Teen killed after car rolls over

A male teenager was killed and three others were injured in a single-vehicle accident early this morning in rural Milton. Police say a Pontiac Grand Prix carrying four people – 2 males and two females – was travelling south on Fifth Line when the driver lost control. Read More »

Two people killed in Lake Louise avalanche

Two people killed in Lake Louise avalanche

A father and son were found dead by the shores of Lake Louise, buried by an avalanche off of Mount Fairview on Saturday (March 15). Details are limited at this time, but Parks Canada reports they received a request from Lake Louise RCMP to search for two missing persons near the lake. By Saturday afternoon, a Parks Canada dog handler ... Read More »

Fire service says no radioactive leak at Halifax port : official

Fire service says no radioactive leak at Halifax port : official

Shortly before 10 p.m. Thursday, Halifax Regional Fire & Emergency Hazardous-Materials first responders were called to the Ceres shipping terminal for a reported radiation incident. Upon arrival, Fire officials were informed a 20-foot container was being moved from a ship to the dock. As many as four cylinders containing Uranium Hexafluoride fell about 20 feet from inside the container, landing ... Read More »

Three young women charged in vicious attack on bus driver

Three young women charged in vicious attack on bus driver

Three young women have been arrested and charged for punching a bus driver, pulling out chunks of her hair and smashing her glasses in Vancouver on Tuesday afternoon. The “vicious, unprovoked” attack occurred on a westbound bus near Broadway and Fraser, according to Transit Police spokeswoman Anne Drennan. The women, along with three men, boarded the bus without paying, sat ... Read More »