Canadian Legion unveils tap-enabled poppy donation boxes
on October 21, 2020 at 11:13 pm
This Remembrance Day, Canadians will have the option of picking up a poppy and donating to the Royal Canadian Legion through a new tap-enabled donation box.
Kenney tests negative, remains in self-isolation after possible exposure to COVID-19
on October 21, 2020 at 10:59 pm
Premier Jason Kenney tested negative for COVID-19 Wednesday evening, but will continue in self-isolation for possible exposure to COVID-19,after a cabinet minister in his government tested positive.
Alberta sets daily COVID-19 case record with 406 infections
on October 21, 2020 at 10:44 pm
Alberta Health reported 406 cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, the province’s highest daily increase to date.
Infrastructure in Nunavut far behind that in most of Canada: report
on October 21, 2020 at 9:17 pm
Health care, housing and internet access for Inuit in Nunavut all lag far behind what a majority of Canadians expect for themselves, says a new report.
Former Nazi death squad member facing deportation hearing
on October 21, 2020 at 8:04 pm
A Waterloo man who was a former Nazi death squad member has lost his latest bid to remain in Canada.
$20 hamburgers and $2 bananas: The cost of food insecurity in Canada's North
on October 21, 2020 at 7:15 pm
Climate change is making it difficult for remote Indigenous populations to access traditional sources of food, and many communities don’t have healthy and affordable alternatives.
B.C. sets new daily COVID-19 case record as total caseload tops 12,000
on October 21, 2020 at 4:58 pm
British Columbia has added 203 cases of COVID-19 to its total over the last 24 hours, the first time the daily case-count in the province has grown by more than 200.
N.S. First Nation pulls commercial lobster boats from the water; RCMP commissioner defends police response
on October 21, 2020 at 3:41 pm
The chief of the First Nation behind a disputed moderate livelihood lobster fishery in Nova Scotia says recent vandalism and the loss of potential sales has cost the band more than $1.5 million.
Canada's bill to outlaw LGBTQ2 conversion therapy has global influence: UN expert
on October 21, 2020 at 8:45 am
A United Nations expert says proposed Canadian legislation that would ban forcing children or adults into therapy to alter their sexual orientation or gender identity could help further LGBTQ2 rights globally.
Mi'kmaq lobster dispute: A conflict brewing since the 1700s
on October 21, 2020 at 12:32 am
Disputes over Mi’kmaq fishing rights in Nova Scotia date back hundreds of years to treaties signed by the British. CTVNews.ca offers a comprehensive look at the legal history of the modern-day conflict.