With the beefed up Canada Child Benefit cheques being mailed out this week, it's an opportune time for families to consider investing some of that extra money in RESPs for their kids.
The city of Prince Albert, Sask., activated its emergency operations centre on Saturday afternoon to put together a contingency plan after noting that booms set up to contain an oil spill upstream on the North Saskatchewan River had been breached.
After an aborted takeoff, the ultra-low-cost company says it's ready to go. But it faces plenty of competition in the Canadian skies.
Canadian beekeepers report that they lost about 17 per cent of their colonies over the winter - which actually represents the third-lowest figure since tracking began.
According to the municipality, silt from the new McQuarrie Bridge construction zone in Fall River was accidentally released from a filtration tank into the lake Friday afternoon.