No baths, short showers: As reservoirs hit lowest level, Tofino reduces water use

[ad_1] Breadcrumb Trail Links Local News Tofino is calling the prolonged drought “historic” due to low flows in Meares Island creeks that supply the town with water via submarine pipeline. Published Sep 07, 2023  •  Last updated 11 minutes ago  •  3 minute read View of Meares Island, where Tofino draws its water from four creeks. … Read more

‘That ’70s Show’ actor Danny Masterson gets 30 years to life in prison for rapes of 2 women

[ad_1] Breadcrumb Trail Links Celebrity Author of the article: Associated Press Andrew Dalton Published Sep 07, 2023  •  4 minute read Danny Masterson appears at the CMT Music Awards in Nashville, Tenn., on June 7, 2017. Photo by Wade Payne /Invision/AP Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an … Read more

Ontario's LTC inspection system fell apart during 1st COVID-19 wave: report

[ad_1] Ontario’s long-term care inspection system was totally overwhelmed during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, and the ministry overseeing care homes was caught unprepared and unable to ensure the safety of residents and staff, the province’s ombudsman says. In a new report issued Thursday, Ombudsman Paul Dubé revealed there were no inspections in the … Read more

Copper theft apparently damaged gas line before Prince George, B.C., explosion: RCMP

[ad_1] Investigators have found evidence a copper pipe theft damaged a natural gas line prior to the explosion that shook downtown Prince George, B.C., last month. Three people were hospitalized when the blast erupted inside an abandoned building near Fourth Avenue and Dominion Street on Aug. 22, shattering nearby shop windows and sending … Read more

Vancouver resident is the first Survivor contestant from B.C.

[ad_1] Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases made through links on this page. Article content We apologize, but this video has failed to load. Play Video Gebrewold is one of 18 players that are stranded in Fiji, specifically the Mamanuca Islands area. The … Read more

Canada ready to ‘whatever it takes’ in historic game against Serbia at FIBA World Cup

[ad_1] Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto Raptors Sports NBA Basketball Gilgeous-Alexander will have to keep his brilliant run going Get the latest from Ryan Wolstat straight to your inbox Sign Up Published Sep 07, 2023  •  4 minute read Shai Gilgeous-Alexander of Canada drives to the basket against Klemen Prepelic of Slovenia. Getty Images Article content … Read more