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August 19, 2017 4:48 PM Body found in Red River was that of a missing teen: WPS

Winnipeg police said the body found in the river Friday morning was that of a missing teen. Family confirmed to CTV the identity of the boy as16-year-old Jeremy Malish David. Officers said the body was spotted around 9:30 a.m. near St. John's Park The Winnipeg Police Service's river patrol and water rescue team have been searching for a missing 16-year-old 4

August 18, 2017 5:13 PM Man and woman charged in death of child, 3, on Six Nations of the Grand River

SIX NATIONS RESERVE, Ont. - Police say a man and woman are facing charges in the death of a three-year-old child earlier this year on Six Nations of the Grand River Territory southeast of Brantford, Ont. Officers from the Six Nations Police Service were called to a home on Six Nations on March 6 for a medical complaint. Torrence Vanevery of Six Nations 4

August 16, 2017 12:33 AM First Nation group questions grizzly hunt meat exemption

Coastal First Nations say hunting for meat allowance could be used as trophy hunt loophole. Groups opposed to grizzly bear trophy hunting in British Columbia say new regulations announced by the B.C. government are a good first step, but question whether continuing to allow hunting for meat will provide a loophole for sport hunters. “We have no problem 8

August 15, 2017 4:29 AM Water agency hires firm to evaluate Niagara Falls discharge

NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. - The public agency that was responsible for black, smelly water being discharged into water below Niagara Falls says it's hired an engineering firm to evaluate the discharge. The Niagara Falls Water Board said in a statement released Monday that it's retained Los Angeles-based AECOM to analyze details leading to the July 29 discharge 17

August 14, 2017 10:00 PM B.C. to end grizzly bear trophy hunting — after this year's hunt

Ban will be effective Nov. 30, 2017, says B.C. government The B.C. government has announced plans to end the controversial grizzly bear trophy hunt, following up on a campaign promise made by the NDP before the election. This year's grizzly hunting season is set to open Tuesday in the Peace River region. Other parts of the province will be open to grizzly 15

August 14, 2017 1:49 AM Music festival that was cancelled due to B.C. wildfire back on for a final night

SALMO, B.C. -- A weekend music festival in southern British Columbia that was cancelled due to an encroaching wildfire was put back on Sunday, although an evacuation alert remained in effect for the area. Organizers of the Shambhala Music Festival said in an email Sunday that damp, cool weather downgraded the threat of the fire moving close to the Salmo 7

August 13, 2017 8:21 PM Shambhala back on for its final night

A music festival in the Central Kootenays that was cancelled due to an encroaching wildfire is now back on. Shambhala Music Festival is playing music as scheduled after organizers and fire officials decided Sunday morning that rain and cooler weather have downgraded the threat of the McCormick Creek wildfire burning about 10 kilometres from festival 8

August 13, 2017 4:34 PM A Short History of the End of the World

Since Donald Trump’s election, there have been so many turns that it’s enough to give a person the sensation of being sucked down a drain. But this week, even by those standards, has been dizzying. President Trump faced two tests this week, and failed both so spectacularly that the world feels closer to doomsday than it has in some time. From his New Jersey 8

August 13, 2017 12:52 AM Shambhala festival-goers told to leave early over wildfire risk

People at the Shambhala Music Festival are being told to pack their bags and enjoy their last night of music before evacuating the festival grounds a day early because of a nearby wildfire. Festival organizers and wildfire officials announced the festival will be ending one day earlier than scheduled due to wildfire risk to allow the nearly 19,000 attendees 9

August 12, 2017 6:04 PM Evacuation alert in B.C.'s Kootenay region expanded to include Shambhala music festival

Evacuation order also issued for nearby Nelway area An evacuation alert in B.C.'s Southern Interior has been expanded to include the Shambhala Music Festival. The electronic music festival is taking place at the Salmo River Ranch, near Nelson, 650 kilometres east of Vancouver, and is scheduled to run until Sunday. Organizers say about 15,000 people are in attendance 10