11 places to rent kayaks and canoes in Ottawa so you can paddle through summer

If your mind is racing when you think of summer, it’s time to plan your next paddle. There are tons of lakes and rivers around Ottawa where you can find boat rentals if you don’t have your own. Here are eleven places you can rent kayaks and canoes in Ottawa when you’re ready for an … Read more

Canada investigating ‘a few dozen’ suspected cases of monkeypox: Tam

Canada’s chief public health officer said on Friday that provincial health authorities were investigating “a few dozen” possible cases of monkeypox and that most of the samples examined came from Quebec – where five cases have already been confirmed this week. . Speaking to reporters on Parliament Hill, Dr. Theresa Tam said the National Microbiology … Read more

Election 2022: Sydney, NSW seats at a glance

Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Controversial Liberal candidate Katherine Deves cast her vote at St Kieran’s Catholic Church in Manly Vale, which lacks the sausage sizzle. Deves insisted she had a chance to win, despite incumbent independent Zali Steggall holding the Warringah seat by a margin of just over 7%. “I wouldn’t … Read more

US chief forester calls for pause in prescribed fire operations : NPR

This satellite image shows active fire lines from the Hermits Peak wildfire in Las Vegas on May 11, 2022. Maxar Technologies/AP hide caption toggle caption Maxar Technologies/AP This satellite image shows active fire lines from the Hermits Peak wildfire in Las Vegas on May 11, 2022. Maxar Technologies/AP Federal authorities are warning that increasing drought … Read more

Miami New Times readers react to ex-cop Jesus Menocal’s three-year sentence

The police are supposed to stop crimes, not commit them. So when an officer finds himself on the other side of the law, the community he is supposed to “protect and serve” becomes especially upset. That’s what happened when at least four women and girls reported that former Hialeah police officer Jesus “Jessie” Menocal assaulted … Read more