Ontario

Spring storm across much of Eastern Canada, power outages increase in Quebec, Ontario

Spring storm across much of Eastern Canada, power outages increase in Quebec, Ontario

Apr 4, 2024 | 7:46am
More than 255,000 Hydro Quebec customers are in the dark this morning as a significant spring storm rolls through the region. The utility says on its web-based outage map that the affected area ranges from near Gatineau to Montreal’s suburbs, with strong gusts of wind and broken tree branches cutting power lines.  Hydro One, in […]
One Measles Case in Saskatchewan, but more cases in Quebec, Ontario and BC

One Measles Case in Saskatchewan, but more cases in Quebec, Ontario and BC

Mar 5, 2024 | 1:29pm
Measles, a childhood malady with potential fatal consequences, is starting to rear its head in Canada. https://www.620ckrm.com/2024/03/05/saskatchewan-among-four-provinces-to-confirm-measles-cases/ There was one positive case in Saskatchewan, and multiple cases in Quebec. That case was detected late last year by someone from Saskatchewan travelling internationally. While measles had been eradicated in Canada through immunizing children, its possible for […]
Saskatchewan Among Four provinces to confirm measles cases

Saskatchewan Among Four provinces to confirm measles cases

Mar 5, 2024 | 8:44am
Seventeen cases of measles have been confirmed in Quebec, Ontario, Saskatchewan and British Columbia — more than half of those in the Montreal area, while one Ontario case has been linked to a high school. Quebec public health director Dr. Luc Boileau confirmed 10 cases on Monday, almost all of them involving children and making Montreal the […]
Former world junior hockey players’ sex assault case adjourned to April

Former world junior hockey players’ sex assault case adjourned to April

Feb 5, 2024 | 10:13am
The sexual assault case against five former members of Canada’s world junior hockey team made its first appearance in a southwestern Ontario court Monday and is set to return at the end of April. Dillon Dube, Cal Foote, Alex Formenton, Carter Hart and Michael McLeod were not present in the London, Ont., court and their […]
Province collaborating with Ontario to develop clean electricity

Province collaborating with Ontario to develop clean electricity

Nov 21, 2023 | 10:08am
Ontario Power Generation (OPG) and its subsidiary, Laurentis Energy Partners (LEP), are set to collaborate with SaskPower in advancing Saskatchewan’s Small Modular Reactor (SMR) development project. The collaborative effort was officially announced in Regina, where representatives from OPG, LEP, and SaskPower, along with Ontario Energy Minister Todd Smith and Saskatchewan Minister Responsible for SaskPower Dustin […]