More snow coming to Montreal, up to 20 cm expected

More snow is expected for the Greater Montreal area starting Wednesday night and going until at least Thursday afternoon.READ MORE: Montrealers dig out cars after intense snowstorm wallops cityAccording to Environment Canada, a low-pressure system with a potential of 10 to 20 centimetres of snow could fall on southern Quebec.WATCH BELOW: Montrealer’s Smart car doubles […]

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Payless to close all 248 Canadian stores, liquidation sales expected

TORONTO — Payless ShoeSource Canada Inc. says it will soon file for creditor protection in Canada and close all 2,500 of its North American stores this spring.The Kansas-based company’s chief restructuring officer Stephen Marotta says in a release that the closures are happening because a prior reorganization left the company “ill-equipped” for today’s retail environment […]

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‘Measles is a highly contagious disease’: Health officials remind Canadians to get shot updated

The Public Health Agency of Canada has issued a statement Tuesday aimed at reminding Canadians that measles is a serious and highly contagious disease and that getting vaccinated is the best protection.The statement comes in response to an outbreak of nine cases of measles in Vancouver that began after an unvaccinated Canadian child contracted the […]

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Peterborough Public Health needs your child’s immunization records

Did you receive an immunization notice from Peterborough Public Health regarding your child’s immunization records? If you did, you’re not the only one.Public health mailed 1,900 letters to parents regarding incomplete student vaccination records.Everytime your child receives a vaccination, PPH said you must inform your local health agency.Help us improve Globalnews.caTake the survey now!Story continues below […]

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1 man injured in industrial accident in Halifax

One man has been transported to hospital after sustaining what are believed to be non-life-threatening-injuries after an industrial accident in Halifax on Monday morning.Halifax Regional Police say they responded to the incident at 7:57 a.m. at an address on Darjeeling Drive.READ MORE: Police say dog removed from N.S. home for ‘serious and disturbing’ animal cruelty case […]

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