OPP partners with MedicAlert to assist officers with vulnerable people

The OPP has partnered with MedicAlert to better assist police officers who are interacting with vulnerable people, including those living with autism, Alzheimer’s, dementia or other cognitive brain injuries. The MedicAlert Connect Protect service gives police officers 24-hour access to a registered…

Alberta family still searching for missing man 4 years after his Okanagan disappearance

Blessed with lakes, mountains and plenty of sunshine, the Okanagan is a vacationer’s paradise. Not for Shanna Wilson, though. Every time the Albertan visits the Okanagan, it’s with a heavy heart – unlike the thousands of smiling, happy visitors who…

‘Raptors Way’: Toronto city council votes to rename city street after NBA champions

Continuing a week filled with celebration for the city’s first NBA championship victory, Toronto city council has voted to ensure the historic Toronto Raptors win is always remembered. City council voted unanimously to rename a portion of Bremner Boulevard “Raptors…

‘It is possible:’ Victoria mayor says fossil-free future not optional

Victoria’s mayor says cities need to move to a fossil-free future — at the same time as they protect jobs. Lisa Helps says her city is working hard to get there. “City by city, if people turns their minds to…