Spring melt means further flooding could come

Officials keeping a close eye on the Ottawa River are warning more water could be on the way due to the melting snowpack.

New Brunswick may take firmer approach on flood relief, Higgs says

The New Brunswick government may have to take an even firmer approach to encouraging people to relocate their homes outside flood zones, Premier Blaine Higgs says as water levels from the St. John River in the Fredericton area surpassed last year's.

Calgary council to decide whether to look at councillor, city worker pensions

Council may decide on Monday to review all City of Calgary pension plans — including their own.

Thunder Bay News Update

News Update from CBC Thunder Bay

Pedestrian fatally struck by vehicle in Mississauga

A male pedestrian has died after being struck by a vehicle in Mississauga early Wednesday morning.

Amherstburg considers banning plastic straws and stir sticks at Libro Centre

Staff will prepare a report designed to ban certain single-use plastics at the Libro Centre.

Prime Minister to visit Gatineau flood evacuees today

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is set to visit a flood evacuation centre in Gatineau, Que., early on Wednesday afternoon.

CBC News for IoT Video Platforms

CBC News for IoT Video Platforms

Behchoko man wants 2nd sex-assault trial delayed because of anxiety

Chris Dryneck was charged with sexual assault more than three years ago. His first trial ended in a mistrial because he was not provided with a Tlicho interpreter. On Tuesday his lawyer submitted letters from two doctors saying Dryneck is suffering from severe anxiety.

'I felt like I was being robbed': Suspect cleared in Vancouver drug case loses Porsche, homes

Dennis Halstead says he's not a fentanyl trafficker — he's just a landlord who made the mistake of renting a townhouse to drug dealers. But he's spent the last four years defending himself against allegations of running a multi-million-dollar drug operation.

'How do you not see your people in these Indigenous youth?': Couple working to decolonize classrooms

Erin Goodpipe and Ben Ironstand are a young Indigenous couple who are both educators in the Regina Public School system. They both come from difficult backgrounds and have strong cultural knowledge - but transferring that knowledge to their classrooms is not always easy.

Thunder Bay police presence to remain at Hammarskjold High School until Friday, says chief

The police chief in Thunder Bay, Ont., is asking people not to panic if they see police cruisers outside of Hammarskjold High School this week.

Getting rid of toxic algae in O'Leary sewage lagoon to be costly

The town of O'Leary, P.E.I., is working to get blue-green algae out of its sewage lagoon, a project which could cost the municipality in excess of $500,000.

Rookies excited for start of MLA orientation at Alberta legislature

With the mental and physical fatigue of the campaign behind them, Alberta’s 44 rookie members-elect will head to the legislature Wednesday for orientation and training. 

Man dead in house fire in Toronto's Roncesvalles Village

A man is dead following a "significant" house fire in Toronto's Roncesvalles Village neighbourhood late Tuesday evening.

April 23, 2019

Desaray Cumberbatch from KRG Recreation Dept. talks about upcoming Arctic Winter Games to be held in Whitehorse Yukon in March 2020 and they're looking for Cultural performers from Nunavik..drum-dance...throatsinging...application open until May 5th...and National News..Anna Ohaituk - Inukjuaq community forecast..municipal services...people out on land and store doing's doing good....Safety Rules by Late Nala Nappaaluk and Bobby Baron and Willie Etok about safety on land and sea during springtime.

Manitoba News Update

News Update from CBC Winnipeg

Police redirect over 2000 non-emergency 911 calls with new strategy

Waterloo Regional Police Service has implemented a number of strategies to reduce the number of 911 calls they must dispatch a response team to, including more online reporting and using text messages to reply to pocket dials.

Breezy, cooler day with scattered morning showers

Still a shower here and there and the temperature will only hit around 10 C.

Montreal News Update

News Update from CBC Montreal

April 18, 2019

Makivik Corporate Secretary, Rita Novaling talks about her "house cleaning" of Makivik offices since her election. National News and 2014 Aqpik Jam "live" comedy & music

Death toll rises to 359 in Sri Lanka bombings, more arrested

The death toll from the Easter suicide bombings in Sri Lanka rose to 359 and more suspects have been arrested, police said Wednesday.

Rothesay warns residents of toilet backups as sewage system 'overwhelmed' by flood

Rothesay is warning residents who live close to the Kennebecasis River they are at risk of toilet backup because of rising floodwaters and is asking them to use the portable toilets being distributed to "vulnerable neighbourhoods."

Information Radio – Winnipeg

Winnipeg Morning show

St. John's council wants input on Rawlins Cross traffic circle

It's always been a weird, wonky way to move through the centre of the city - one that took a turn when St. John's council decided to get rid of all of the traffic lights.