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Tourists take in the views from the newly opened Glacier SkyWalk near the Columbia Icefields in Jasper National Park, Alta., Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Parks Canada says a grizzly bear cub has been orphaned after its mother was fatally stuck on a highway in Jasper National Park. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Parks Canada to monitor grizzly cub orphaned when mother hit by truck

The cub was located early Friday, the release says, and appeared to be doing well

Tourists take in the views from the newly opened Glacier SkyWalk near the Columbia Icefields in Jasper National Park, Alta., Wednesday, May 7, 2014. Parks Canada says a grizzly bear cub has been orphaned after its mother was fatally stuck on a highway in Jasper National Park. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
The Hanavan family and friends enjoy a camp fire on the shore of Shadow Lake near Coboconk, Ont., Saturday, Aug. 8, 2021. Though health restrictions have lifted, some summer camp operators say they’re grappling with staffing issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Thornhill

Canadian summer camp operators facing post-pandemic staff shortages, climbing costs

“The end result, unfortunately, is that fewer kids may get to go to camp this summer”

The Hanavan family and friends enjoy a camp fire on the shore of Shadow Lake near Coboconk, Ont., Saturday, Aug. 8, 2021. Though health restrictions have lifted, some summer camp operators say they’re grappling with staffing issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Fred Thornhill
A WestJet flight from Calgary arrives at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in Enfield, N.S. on Monday, July 6, 2020. Industry watchers expect WestJet to remove routes from the Toronto-Montreal-Ottawa triangle as part of the Calgary-based airline’s new strategy to focus future growth on Western Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

Air Canada too dominant in the East for WestJet to compete, experts say

WestJet will pivot resources to increase service in Western Canada

A WestJet flight from Calgary arrives at Halifax Stanfield International Airport in Enfield, N.S. on Monday, July 6, 2020. Industry watchers expect WestJet to remove routes from the Toronto-Montreal-Ottawa triangle as part of the Calgary-based airline’s new strategy to focus future growth on Western Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada David Lametti rises during Question Period, Thursday, June 2, 2022 in Ottawa. Liberal Justice Minister David Lametti is expected to table a bill as early as Friday that would respond to a Supreme Court ruling to allow voluntary extreme intoxication as a defence for serious crimes.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld

Liberals table bill responding to Supreme Court decision on ‘extreme intoxication’

Bill C-28 drafted in response to Supreme Court ruling that ‘extreme intoxication’ is a valid defence

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada David Lametti rises during Question Period, Thursday, June 2, 2022 in Ottawa. Liberal Justice Minister David Lametti is expected to table a bill as early as Friday that would respond to a Supreme Court ruling to allow voluntary extreme intoxication as a defence for serious crimes.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Adrian Wyld
A charge has been laid after a decade-long investigation into allegations of abuse at a residential school in Manitoba. The province confirmed Thursday a person was charged with one count of indecent assault on a female related to the investigation into the former Fort Alexander Residential School northeast of Winnipeg.The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police “E” Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., on Friday April 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Retired priest, 92, charged with assault in Manitoba residential school case

Arthur Masse faces one count of indecent assault in relation to a 10-year-old girl

A charge has been laid after a decade-long investigation into allegations of abuse at a residential school in Manitoba. The province confirmed Thursday a person was charged with one count of indecent assault on a female related to the investigation into the former Fort Alexander Residential School northeast of Winnipeg.The RCMP logo is seen outside Royal Canadian Mounted Police “E” Division Headquarters, in Surrey, B.C., on Friday April 13, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Supreme Court of Canada in Ottawa on May 11, 2022. Canada’s highest court says two British Columbia companies that believed they were following tax guidelines while trying to protect corporate assets now owe money because the Tax Court of Canada reinterpreted the rules. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

B.C. firms must pay for tax decisions made before rules were changed: SCOC

An old section of the Income Tax Act let companies avoid taxes on dividends paid to a family trust

Supreme Court of Canada in Ottawa on May 11, 2022. Canada’s highest court says two British Columbia companies that believed they were following tax guidelines while trying to protect corporate assets now owe money because the Tax Court of Canada reinterpreted the rules. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A women walks past the new rebranding sign of Freedom Mobile in Toronto on Thursday, November 24, 2016. Globalive Capital says it has gone straight to Shaw Communications Inc. with its $3.75 billion offer for wireless carrier Freedom Mobile due to a lack of engagement from Rogers Communications Inc. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Rogers strikes $2.85-billion deal to sell Freedom Mobile to Quebecor

Rogers hopes deal will appease federal regulators opposed to its proposed takeover of Shaw

A women walks past the new rebranding sign of Freedom Mobile in Toronto on Thursday, November 24, 2016. Globalive Capital says it has gone straight to Shaw Communications Inc. with its $3.75 billion offer for wireless carrier Freedom Mobile due to a lack of engagement from Rogers Communications Inc. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Thomas Dang (centre) laughs along with his colleagues during an introductory meeting with newly elected NDP MLAs in Edmonton on May 12, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Amber Bracken

Edmonton MLA says he won’t face hacking charges; seeks return to NDP caucus

Thomas Dang says in a statement he will instead have to pay a yet-to-be-determined fine

Thomas Dang (centre) laughs along with his colleagues during an introductory meeting with newly elected NDP MLAs in Edmonton on May 12, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Amber Bracken
An electronic microscope image shows the monkeypox virus seen by a team from the Arbovirus Laboratory and the Genomics and Bioinformatics Units of the Carlos III Health Institute (ISCIII) in Madrid, Thursday May 26, 2022. Federal officials say there are 168 confirmed cases of monkeypox in Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Unidad de Microscopia Electronica del ISCIII-via AP

168 cases of monkeypox confirmed in Canada, including 141 in Quebec

The Public Health Agency of Canada says four cases have been reported in Alberta

An electronic microscope image shows the monkeypox virus seen by a team from the Arbovirus Laboratory and the Genomics and Bioinformatics Units of the Carlos III Health Institute (ISCIII) in Madrid, Thursday May 26, 2022. Federal officials say there are 168 confirmed cases of monkeypox in Canada. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Unidad de Microscopia Electronica del ISCIII-via AP
Musqueam First Nation Chief Wayne Sparrow, from left to right, Pavco Board Chair Gwendolyn Point, Squamish Nation councillor Wilson Williams, Tsleil-Waututh Nation Chief Jen Thomas and other dignitaries and politicians react after Vancouver was chosen as one of the host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup, at B.C. Place stadium in Vancouver, on Thursday, June 16, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Vancouver, Toronto among host cities for 2026 World Cup, Edmonton snubbed

The 2026 World Cup is coming to Vancouver and Toronto, but fans…

Musqueam First Nation Chief Wayne Sparrow, from left to right, Pavco Board Chair Gwendolyn Point, Squamish Nation councillor Wilson Williams, Tsleil-Waututh Nation Chief Jen Thomas and other dignitaries and politicians react after Vancouver was chosen as one of the host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup, at B.C. Place stadium in Vancouver, on Thursday, June 16, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Students Isabel Wei, Kirsten Krochak and Paul Lifotra (left to right) walk the halls at Harry Ainlay High School in Edmonton on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

Alberta students excited for a more normal end to classes after COVID-19 disruptions

‘It was tough with COVID to form connections with other students.’

Students Isabel Wei, Kirsten Krochak and Paul Lifotra (left to right) walk the halls at Harry Ainlay High School in Edmonton on Wednesday, June 15, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
A person wears a Team Canada hockey jersey as Wellington Street is lined with trucks once again after city officials negotiated to move some trucks towards Parliament and away from downtown residences, on the 18th day of a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Key ‘Freedom Convoy’ figure pleads guilty to counselling mischief, released from jail

Tyson “Freedom George” Billings charged out of the Ottawa courthouse on Wednesday,…

A person wears a Team Canada hockey jersey as Wellington Street is lined with trucks once again after city officials negotiated to move some trucks towards Parliament and away from downtown residences, on the 18th day of a protest against COVID-19 measures that has grown into a broader anti-government protest, in Ottawa, on Monday, Feb. 14, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
Conservative member of Parliament Michelle Rempel Garner asks a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Michelle Rempel Garner exits Patrick Brown campaign to consider UCP leadership run

Rempel Garner giving ‘serious consideration’ to mounting a UCP leadership bid

Conservative member of Parliament Michelle Rempel Garner asks a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
An organizer displays a naloxone kit that people can pick up for free at Centennial Square in Victoria, B.C., on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito

High school students across Canada to be trained on how to administer naloxone

Training program will be added to the CPR and automated external defibrillator training

An organizer displays a naloxone kit that people can pick up for free at Centennial Square in Victoria, B.C., on Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chad Hipolito
Leela Aheer, then minister of culture, multiculturalism and the status of women, makes an announcement on domestic and gender-based violence during the CFL’s Grey Cup week in Calgary on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019. The United Conservative backbencher removed from Premier Jason Kenney’s cabinet after publicly criticizing him is running to replace him in the party’s upcoming leadership race. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol

Former Kenney cabinet minister Leela Aheer running to replace him as UCP leader

Aheer the 6th candidate, the 2nd to have been booted from caucus by Kenney

Leela Aheer, then minister of culture, multiculturalism and the status of women, makes an announcement on domestic and gender-based violence during the CFL’s Grey Cup week in Calgary on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2019. The United Conservative backbencher removed from Premier Jason Kenney’s cabinet after publicly criticizing him is running to replace him in the party’s upcoming leadership race. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Todd Korol
Dallas Stars center Roope Hintz (24) shoots, scoring against Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mikko Koskinen (19) during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Tuesday, March 22, 2022. The Stars won 5-3. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

Mikko Koskinen signs two-year deal in Switzerland after four seasons with Oilers

The goaltender has signed a two-year contract with HC Lugano,

Dallas Stars center Roope Hintz (24) shoots, scoring against Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mikko Koskinen (19) during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Dallas, Tuesday, March 22, 2022. The Stars won 5-3. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
BART police officer Eric Hofstein displays the fentanyl he confiscated while patrolling the Civic Center Station BART platform in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. Researchers say a new treatment that is less intrusive and more accessible compared to what is currently offered to patients struggling with opioid addiction has been proven to be as effective. (Jessica Christian /San Francisco Chronicle via AP)

Researchers say alternative to methadone shows promise for those addicted to opioids

New treatment is less intrusive, more accessible

BART police officer Eric Hofstein displays the fentanyl he confiscated while patrolling the Civic Center Station BART platform in San Francisco, Calif. Friday, Nov. 20, 2020. Researchers say a new treatment that is less intrusive and more accessible compared to what is currently offered to patients struggling with opioid addiction has been proven to be as effective. (Jessica Christian /San Francisco Chronicle via AP)
The view of the Alberta legislature in Edmonton on March 28, 2014. The United Conservative Party on Tuesday announced rules for a leadership contest to be held Oct. 6 to choose a new leader and the province’s next premier. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson

The people who want to be Alberta premier: A list of UCP leadership candidates

The race became necessary when Premier Jason Kenney announced last month that he was stepping down

The view of the Alberta legislature in Edmonton on March 28, 2014. The United Conservative Party on Tuesday announced rules for a leadership contest to be held Oct. 6 to choose a new leader and the province’s next premier. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jason Franson
People wait in line to check in at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on Thursday, May 12, 2022. Sources confirm the federal government is putting an end to COVID-19 vaccine mandates for domestic and outbound international travellers and public sector workers. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates to be suspended for domestic, outbound travellers

The new rules will come into effect on June 20

People wait in line to check in at Pearson International Airport in Toronto on Thursday, May 12, 2022. Sources confirm the federal government is putting an end to COVID-19 vaccine mandates for domestic and outbound international travellers and public sector workers. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
Crews work to stabilize a Canadian Pacific freight train as is sits derailed on a failing bridge over the flooded Bow River in Calgary on Thursday, June 27, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh

Calgary declares a state of local emergency with heavy rainfall warning in effect

Heavy rainfall ould cause damage in some areas of southern Alberta

Crews work to stabilize a Canadian Pacific freight train as is sits derailed on a failing bridge over the flooded Bow River in Calgary on Thursday, June 27, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh