Canada grounds Boeing 737 Max 8, bans jet from airspace following fatal crashes

By | March 13, 2019

Canada is grounding all its Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft and banning the jet from entering its airspace until further notice in the wake of mounting safety concerns following the recent Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people on board, including 18 Canadians. “This safety notice restricts commercial passenger flights from any air operator, both domestic and… Read More »

Canada grounds Boeing 737 Max 8, bans jet from airspace following fatal crash

By | March 13, 2019

Canada will ground Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft in the wake of the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people on board, including 18 Canadians. “This safety notice restricts commercial passenger flights from any air operator, both domestic and foreign, of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircraft from arriving, departing, or overflying Canadian airspace,” Transport Minister… Read More »

Canada grounds Boeing 737 Max 8 following fatal crash

By | March 13, 2019

Canada will ground Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft in the wake of the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people who were on board, including 18 Canadians. “This safety notice restricts commercial passenger flights from any air operator, both domestic and foreign, of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircraft from arriving, departing, or overflying Canadian airspace,”… Read More »

Garneau to address intensifying pressure on Boeing 737 Max 8 decision

By | March 13, 2019

Transport Minister Marc Garneau will address mounting questions about Canada’s plans for its Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft this morning in the wake of the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people, including 18 Canadians, who were on board. Canada has so far decided not to ground the jets, despite the U.K., European Union, Australia and other countries suspending… Read More »

Lloyd Axworthy to lead Canada’s election observation mission to Ukraine

By | March 13, 2019

Former foreign affairs minister Lloyd Axworthy will lead Canada’s election observation mission to Ukraine as concerns mount that Russia may interfere in the country’s democratic process, CBC News has learned. “Mr. Axworthy will head the Canadian delegation of short- and long-term elections observers deployed to Ukraine,” said a release obtained by CBC News.    “Together, they will observe all aspects… Read More »

Dryer caused fire on Nassau: WFPS

By | March 13, 2019

CTV Winnipeg Published Wednesday, March 13, 2019 4:46AM CST Last Updated Wednesday, March 13, 2019 4:47AM CST Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service was called to the scene of a fire in the 600 block of Nassau Street South Tuesday afternoon. At about 2:30 p.m., fire crews arrived at the house and immediately put out the fire which started in… Read More »

2019 Children’s Hospital Champion Child wants to ‘help the little babies’

By | March 13, 2019

When Gianna Eusebio was born after only 27 weeks, she was the size of a cellphone and needed extensive care to save her life. Now, the energetic 10-year-old is dedicating the next year of her life to raise money for the neonatal intensive care unit at the Winnipeg Children’s Hospital. Gianna was named the Children’s Hospital Foundation of… Read More »

Beauty in the breakdown: Winnipeg filmmaker finds art in decomposition

By | March 13, 2019

Decomposing roadkill, mouldering fruit and rotting vegetables. Where others see “ick,” Joel Penner sees art. The 28-year-old time-lapse filmmaker captures the circle of life, all on specially tricked-out scanners inside the basement of his home in Winnipeg’s West End. He’s been making his time-lapse films since about 2012, after inspiration struck in his parent’s backyard garden. “I thought, ‘Wouldn’t it… Read More »

Systems failed Tina Fontaine’s family before she was born, report reveals

By | March 13, 2019

The failure of the many systems meant to protect Tina Fontaine throughout her life began years before she was even born. Disturbing new details about the exploitation of Tina’s mother while in the care of Child and Family Services agencies were revealed in an extensive report released by Manitoba’s Advocate for Children and Youth on Tuesday. Upon reading… Read More »