A bomb threat at the Saskatoon airport took hours to resolve. Many were stranded because their cars were in a barricaded parking lot, but air traffic continued as normal. By late Tuesday afternoon police confirmed the device was not a bomb.
The city showed off some of their specialized emergency response vehicles Tuesday. The collection included a refurbished bus that acts as the city's central command post, as well as special EMS and fire vehicles.
Former soldiers suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder pleaded Thursday with the federal government to provide more support to veterans who are struggling to deal with the consequences of their military service.
The Canadian economy churned out an additional 21,600 jobs last month, the most since August, although almost all the new workers were part-time and the unemployment rate continued to sit at 6.9 per cent for the third straight month.
Brad Jacobs, the reigning Canadian champion, remained undefeated at 6-0 with a 5-4 victory Thursday night over veteran Kevin Martin, clinching a spot in Sunday's final of the Canadian Olympic curling trials.
Twenty whales believed to be part of a pod found stranded in the Everglades this week were spotted Friday afternoon moving closer toward shore, a sign they may be reversing their earlier, positive course, wildlife officials said.