Environment Canada has issued snowfall warnings for the Fraser Valley and East Vancouver Island. The agency says rain is expected to turn to snow overnight and there could be up to 10 centimetres of snow on the ground by Sunday morning.
Toronto may need to consider Vancouver-style measures to address a “dangerous mix” of factors that are fuelling the region's overheated housing market, the chief executive of Canada's largest bank warned on Friday.
The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index plunged 247.73 points or 1.57 per cent to 15,533.47, with energy, consumer staples and metals stocks bearing the brunt of the slump.
The ban on non-essential water use for Strathcona County residents placed on Friday afternoon was lifted Saturday morning. Officials put the ban in place after a line break that impacted water feed from Edmonton to Sherwood Park.
A Friday morning power outage at the CN Rail Traffic Control Centre disrupted GO Transit, UP Express, freight trains and VIA Rail service.