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Annual budget ads increase, but still less than under NDP, Tory government says

Annual budget ads increase, but still less than under NDP, Tory government says

WINNIPEG — Manitoba's Progressive Conservative government is spending more on budget advertising this year as an election draws closer.
B.C. spotted owl breeders hoping for new chicks as fertile eggs ready to hatch

B.C. spotted owl breeders hoping for new chicks as fertile eggs ready to hatch

It takes fake eggs, sterile incubators, some trickery and years of trial and error to breed Canada's almost extinct northern spotted owl in captivity.

B.C. ticket holder wins Saturday night's $7 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — A ticket holder in British Columbia claimed the $7 million jackpot in Saturday night's Lotto 649 draw. The draw's $1 million guaranteed prize went to a lottery player in Ontario.
Tough times ahead in flood-stricken Quebec, premier warns

Tough times ahead in flood-stricken Quebec, premier warns

MONTREAL — Quebec's premier warned Saturday of tough times ahead in parts of the flood-stricken province even as waters began to recede in some regions. The water levels in the corridor along the St.

Calgary police offer info about vehicle in missing mother and daughter case

CALGARY — Police in Calgary have released more details about a luxury vehicle they hope people may have seen in connection with the suspected homicides of a woman and her young daughter.
Injured Humboldt Broncos player returns home for first time since accident

Injured Humboldt Broncos player returns home for first time since accident

AIRDRIE, Alta. — The mother of injured Humboldt Broncos player Ryan Straschnitzki has shed a lot of tears over the past year and that didn't change as the family finally returned to its newly renovated home Saturday.
Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer promises detailed climate plan by end of June

Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer promises detailed climate plan by end of June

VICTORIAVILLE, Que. — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer says he will present his party's climate change plan by the beginning of summer. Speaking to supporters in Victoriaville, Que.
B.C. man sues Twitter for 'defamatory' tweets linked to 2016 U.S. election

B.C. man sues Twitter for 'defamatory' tweets linked to 2016 U.S. election

VANCOUVER — A British Columbia businessman and philanthropist is suing Twitter for publishing what he calls "false and defamatory" tweets that escalated during the 2016 United States election.
Officials say New Brunswick floodwaters will slowly recede over next five days

Officials say New Brunswick floodwaters will slowly recede over next five days

FREDERICTON — Floodwaters continue to cause major problems for homes and businesses in southern New Brunswick this weekend, but officials say the forecast calls for water levels to slowly recede in most areas in the coming week.

No winning ticket for Friday night's $35.5 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — No winning ticket was sold for the $35.5 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max draw.