Fisheries department announces new fishery closures, openings in bid to protect Right Whales

Canada’s fisheries department has announced a new series of fishery closures while opening previously closed areas as the result of the presence of North Atlantic Right Whales. The dynamic closures are part of measures the Department of Fisheries and Oceans (DFO) announced…

Off-duty Edmonton firefighter who rescued man from fiery crash ‘humbled’ by recognition

A special ceremony was held at Edmonton City Hall Tuesday morning to thank an off-duty firefighter for his brave actions that saved another man’s life back in April. David Liska, 35, was exiting Anthony Henday Drive onto Campbell Road on…