Flood watch season begins with above average snow pack in south
It will be more difficult to predict ice jams this year because the extreme cold may have caused ice to be thicker in some parts of the river basin, officials say.
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Sun Mar 09, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
Bowater Mersey's assets up for auction
The main entrance of the Bowater Mersey Mill in Brooklyn on June 16, 2012, the day it was announced that the mill will stop making newspaper, putting 320 people out of work.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
The sun's rising and the cows need milking ... time to wake the robots
Holsteins wanting to be milked took turns walking into an automated stall that closed behind them in Rovers' barn at Westarm Farms Ltd. in Tracadie, Antigonish County.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Dairy supply management costs billions, limits dairy industry: Conference Board
The Conference Board says Canada's protectionist supply management system is costing consumers of dairy products billions of dollars, while also acting as a drag on the industry it coddles.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
'Rock Snot' Infestation Caused by Climate Change, Study Suggests
In 2013, the Duval River experienced the most severe didymo bloom ever recorded in eastern Canada and comparable to extreme blooms observed over the past decade in New Zealand.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Saint John IT company foresaw e-record system problems
Executives at Saint John information technology company ClinicServer say they are disappointed their warnings about New Brunswick's troubled electronic medical record system have been proven right.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Baby Prince George heading to Australia, NZ
Prince William and his wife Catherine will take their baby son Prince George with them on their tour of Australia and New Zealand next month, Kensington Palace confirmed Sunday.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Australia holding up royal succession...
Australia is holding up changes to the royal succession laws that would end the practice where sons take precedence over daughters, a British government minister said Wednesday.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Water wars with U.S. will become bigger issue than Keystone, Canadian ambassador says
Canada must prepare for diplomatic water wars with the U.S., as demand on both sides of the border grows for this vital but ultimately limited resource, says Gary Doer, Canadian ambassador to the United States.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
The Georgia Straight
On the Gaydar: LGBT Military Index, Rob Ford, Ellen DeGeneres, and more
I know it takes two people to be in a friendship, but sometimes I feel like I abandoned the friendships I had with my childhood best friends.
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Today in Music History - March 5
Today in Music History for March 5: In 1882, Canadian soprano Pauline Donalda was born in Montreal.
Canadian Business Magazine
The CRTC's TV survey is asking all the wrong questions
University of Ottawa professor Michael Geist had a post the other day on the CRTC's new Talk TV consultation , a process designed to solicit Canadians' opinions on how television services are delivered and sold.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Pique News Magazine
Wales' adventurous side
Rather than risk being mashed against the jagged rock by the tidal swell, I go limp and let the sea sweep me back.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Greencastle Reports on First Well at Spirit River, Alberta
The lease is held jointly by the Company and its 50% joint venture partner, Softrock Minerals Ltd. The farmee has set production casing on its first well on the lease after reaching a total measured depth of 3,006 metres with the last 1,420 metres being lateral in the targeted Charlie Lake formation.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Chronicle Herald
DFO buries Queens Co. hatchery hopes with gravel
There is no hope of saving a Queens County fish hatchery now that Fisheries and Oceans Canada has filled the holding ponds with gravel, says a group formed to save the Milton facility.
Challenges for disabled Canadians persist, including high poverty rates: report
Canada's disabled citizens face ongoing challenges to their well-being, including barriers to language and communication, learning and training, and safety and security, says a new report.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Celeb Goss: Katy Perry and John Mayer 'not engaged'
A second source told the publication: ''It was a romantic Valentine's Day dinner for the two of them in a private spot but there was no proposal, the dinner was sweet but low-key.'
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Prince William vows to destroy all ivory in Buckingham Palace to...
EXCLUSIVE: Trips to swingers clubs where he forced his wife to have sex with strangers and a chilling prison letter calling for more 'thugs' to be killed: Life and loves of rap shooting killer laid bare Man, 47, who shot dead unarmed black 17-year-old in a row over loud 'rap cr*p' music he was playing is convicted of lesser counts as MISTRIAL ... (more)