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BEYOND LOCAL: Ottawa to spend $1.2B on northern Ontario First Nations hospital

BEYOND LOCAL: Ottawa to spend $1.2B on northern Ontario First Nations hospital

Indigenous Services Minister Patty Hajdu announces that the federal government will help fund the replacement of the aging Weeneebayko General Hospital in Moose Factory, Ont.
BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian women climb one spot to No. 8 in latest FIFA women's world rankings

BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian women climb one spot to No. 8 in latest FIFA women's world rankings

Canada opens defence of its Olympic title July 25 against No. 28 New Zealand
BEYOND LOCAL: Think tech killed penmanship? Messy handwriting was a problem centuries before smartphones

BEYOND LOCAL: Think tech killed penmanship? Messy handwriting was a problem centuries before smartphones

Even those who once took pride in their cursive penmanship might now find their own handwriting all but impossible to read
BEYOND LOCAL: New research sheds lights on the huge carbon store in Canada’s seabed

BEYOND LOCAL: New research sheds lights on the huge carbon store in Canada’s seabed

Oceans have absorbed more than 90 per cent of the excess heat from global warming and at least 25 per cent of global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions
BEYOND LOCAL: World champion Simoneau leads Canada's artistic swimmers at Paris Olympics

BEYOND LOCAL: World champion Simoneau leads Canada's artistic swimmers at Paris Olympics

Simoneau will head into her third Olympic Games on a roll. She helped Canada qualify for the Olympic team and duet events in February at the world aquatic championships in Doha, Qatar
BEYOND LOCAL: Another national park season is here. Let’s help the parks embrace our arrival

BEYOND LOCAL: Another national park season is here. Let’s help the parks embrace our arrival

It’s hardly surprising that spending time in nature is beneficial for our health, but what may be surprising is the depth of research behind this idea
Ontario’s deal to get beer in corner stores serves up debate over costs

Ontario’s deal to get beer in corner stores serves up debate over costs

Price of plan to liberalize alcohol sales will exceed announced $225-million, but total depends on how quickly new outlets grab market share
BEYOND LOCAL: Why did the CRTC forget that Canadian films exist?

BEYOND LOCAL: Why did the CRTC forget that Canadian films exist?

While Canada’s small-screen storytellers are set to reap long-delayed and much-deserved rewards from the disruption caused by U.S. streaming giants, filmmakers are being left in the dark
VIDEO: Several 'scary' high school fights prompt calls for action

VIDEO: Several 'scary' high school fights prompt calls for action

'They should take action to prevent fights by properly punishing people by suspending for a long period of time,' says Orillia student who fears for her safety
Canadian leader of expedition that found Shackleton’s last ship was spurred on after hearing of American rivals

Canadian leader of expedition that found Shackleton’s last ship was spurred on after hearing of American rivals

John Geiger, chief executive of the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, announced his team found the wreck of the Quest, intact on the sea bed Sunday, with a mast which had broken off as it sunk lying alongside
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