Tracey Lindeman


Tracey Lindeman is a freelance reporter based in Ottawa and Montreal. She contributes to Associated Press, The Guardian, CityLab and CBC.

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Canadiens legend Henri Richard dies at 84

Henri Richard, the younger brother of Maurice "Rocket" Richard and a 20-year veteran of the Montreal Canadiens, has died. He was 84.

Teachers union the latest group to sue Quebec over religious symbols ban

A federation of unions representing 45,000 teachers in Quebec is suing the provincial government over its ban on the wearing of religious symbols by many public employees.

Don't forget the snacks! A guilty-pleasures guide to Canada Day munchies

Here's a list of pre-packaged goodies to slip into your picnic baskets this Canada Day. Wash 'em down with a little history.

Provider of fur, food and floods, the beaver is a Canadian symbol

As many Canadians take to beaches and cottages for an August long weekend, let's take a moment to consider one of our national symbols that lives out there year-round.

Fun facts about Canada's founding fathers

Canada’s founders were a not-so-motley crew of mostly lawyers and businessmen, with the odd doctor, journalist and pharmacist thrown in for good measure. Who were these Fathers of Confederation?

Uber makes inroads around the world despite taxi protests

If news headlines are any indication, 2015 was the year of Uber — or perhaps more appropriately, taxi vs. Uber.

El Nino rocks winter weather worldwide with floods, twisters, blizzards

This spate of extreme late-December weather, attributable at least in part to El Nino, has been one for the history books.

Evenko victorious in St-Lambert noise complaint case

St-Lambert residents will have to put up with a few loud weekends this summer, after a judge ruled that Evenko was well within the law in holding festivals at Parc Jean-Drapeau.

Kahnawake band council members apologize for opposing membership law

Kahnawake band council chiefs Gina Deer and Christine Zachary-Deom have apologized for making statements some members of the community felt were unclear regarding its "marry out, stay out" policy.

Joe Beef owner David McMillan ignites #BoycottJoeBeef with Omar Khadr tweet

David McMillan's Twitter feed, @joebeef, is a collection of deadpan jokes, pictures of food and restaurant insider talk — but his latest off-the-cuff remark has landed him in some hot water.