Animal services rescues chubby beaver trapped in fence
April 26, 2017 - 11:08 AM
A beaver that may have packed on a little too much weight over the winter was saved by an animal services officer yesterday, after it was found stuck between the bars of a wrought-iron fence.
Buoy, that's a long trip: Lost beacon travels to Ireland from Nova Scotia
April 26, 2017 - 10:57 AM
A Canadian Coast Guard buoy, originally moored near Cape Breton, has been found near County Clare, Ireland.
Meet Steve, the curious ribbon of purplish light discovered in Alberta skies
April 25, 2017 - 10:18 AM
Alberta sky watchers chasing the northern lights have partnered with scientists on the discovery of a curious ribbon of purplish light that everyone is calling "Steve." The feature is attracting attention for its unexpected name, as well as how it was discovered.
Heat or housing? Twitter battle erupts between Manitoba, Vancouver police vying for recruits
April 25, 2017 - 10:17 AM
Police forces in Vancouver and Manitoba are having a tongue-in-cheek battle on Twitter for recruits.
Prison guard smuggled drugs in Kinder Eggs
April 24, 2017 - 5:54 PM
Bonny Maddaford, who is 45, pleaded guilty last month to trafficking cocaine, trafficking marijuana and breach of trust.
Arthritic Alberta jaguar treated with cutting-edge human procedure
April 24, 2017 - 10:05 AM
A jaguar is recovering from an unique arthritis procedure after an orthopedic surgeon saw the big cat being taunted by groundhogs in an Alberta zoo.
That image of unicorn frappuccino hair all over the internet? It's from Winnipeg
April 23, 2017 - 3:00 AM
A Winnipeg hairstylist is turning heads in international style magazines after whipping up a hairstyle that bears a more-than-passing resemblance to a highly Instagram-able new drink.
Dodge, duck, dip, dive: National dodgeball team tryouts hit Halifax
April 22, 2017 - 1:07 PM
About 300 people from coast to coast are taking part in a Dodgeball Canada tournament at Saint Mary's University.
MUN prof inspires robots on new episode of Doctor Who
April 21, 2017 - 2:30 PM
A swarm of tiny robots that'll be featured in Saturday night's episode of Doctor Who is named after a professor at Memorial University.
North America's most breathtaking places: Havana, Mexico City... Red Deer?
April 21, 2017 - 11:20 AM
The place best known as a doughnut stop on the highway between Calgary and Edmonton is featured on a list compiled by the travel website that also includes Haida Gwaii in B.C., Mexico City and, yes, Banff.