Sunday, October 21, 2018

Canada News

Canadian government will pardon people with prior cannabis possession convictions

People who served time for possessing under 30 grams of cannabis will be eligible for pardons

Canada’s Women’s Soccer team qualifies for FIFA 2019

The score was 7 - 0 for Canada!

MacLean’s ranks UVic 2nd best Comprehensive school in Canada

Students also ranked UVic 4th in Canada for Student Satisfaction

Here’s what you need to know about flying with cannabis in Canada

Cannabis will be legalized in Canada on Wednesday

Victoria MP introduces bill to remove criminal records for minor cannabis possession

“This bill is about righting past wrongs, and it will help hundreds of thousands of Canadians to get on with their lives.”

Canada and United States have reached a deal on NAFTA

The trilateral deal has been renamed the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)

World War II veteran from Victoria honoured at Winnipeg Jets game (VIDEO)

We're not crying, you're crying! 😭

Canada’s ban on trans fat officially goes into effect today

Trans fats raise "bad" cholesterol" and lower "good" cholesterol

UVic working on plans to create marijuana smoking areas

Legalization is slated for October 17th

National rowing team considers relocating from Victoria’s Elk Lake

The national Olympic rowing team has practiced in Victoria since 1984

Province to create almost 1,400 new child-care spaces over the next decade

Have you been having trouble finding child-care?

Canada and U.S. return to NAFTA negotations

President Trump has promised “punitive tariffs” if a deal is not reached

These 3 UVic professors have been elected Royal Society of Canada fellows

It's the highest academic honour in the country
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B.C. Government partners with local communities to tackle wildfire prevention

2018 was the worst year for wildfires in BC on record

Canada Post workers consider strike or lockout this month

A job action could commence as early as September 26th

Sunday night shooting in Toronto kills 1, injures 13 (VIDEOS)

BREAKING: The shooter himself died in an exchange of gunfire