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Small plane makes emergency landing on Quebec highway

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Small plane makes emergency landing on Quebec highway

A small plane made an emergency landing on Highway 20 East in Saint-Mathieu-Beloeil, Sunday morning.The plane was forced to land after experiencing what is being described as mechanical troubles.The Sûreté du Québec was called to the scene at 11:15 a.m.According to police, there were two people on board the aircraft.No one was injured, but an…

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Alberta RCMP urge road safety ahead of May long weekend

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Alberta RCMP urge road safety ahead of May long weekend

The Victoria Day long weekend marks the unofficial start to the summer road-tripping season. With all the extra vehicles on the road, Alberta RCMP want to urge drivers to be patient and obey the rules of the road.During the May long weekend last year, there were five fatal collisions and 42 injury collisions in Alberta…

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Highway closed after pedestrian struck on Highway 403 in Hamilton

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Highway closed after pedestrian struck on Highway 403 in Hamilton

Highway 403 is closed both ways between the Lincoln Alexander Parkway and Aberdeen Avenue in Hamilton for a police investigation.There are heavy delays in both directions as westbound drivers are being diverted onto Aberdeen and eastbound motorists are being forced onto the Lincoln Alexander Parkway.That is also causing longer traffic jams on the mountain and…

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Feedback sought on routes for proposed Saskatoon Freeway

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Feedback sought on routes for proposed Saskatoon Freeway

The Saskatchewan government is looking for feedback on some of the recommended routes for the proposed Saskatoon Freeway.A new online forum is outlining the rationale for the routes that were selected.READ MORE: Saskatoon bridge projects reach milestone Story continues below Related Feds and Sask. government to fund $64M for highway repairs 2nd largest transportation budget totals…

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London Police investigating three-vehicle collision, driver charged

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London Police investigating three-vehicle collision, driver charged

London Police services have charged one driver involved in a three-vehicle collision.Police responded to a call about the accident at 11:40 a.m. at the intersection of Adelaide and Bradley Avenue.Upon arrival, police found a vehicle that had rolled over onto its roof in the middle of the intersection.Big accident Adelaide and Bradley Ave. Car on roof. Police and…

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Saskatoon looking for solutions to railway crossing traffic congestion

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Saskatoon looking for solutions to railway crossing traffic congestion

Saskatoon city administration believes a new study may be the way to go to get on the right track when it comes to problematic railway crossings.It is now recommending city council approve a contract worth up to $600,000 with Calgary-based HDR Corporation to examine possible solutions to the problem. Story continues below Related Train delays…

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Delays expected at 22nd Street and Diefenbaker Drive

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Delays expected at 22nd Street and Diefenbaker Drive

Delays are expected starting Monday morning as crews work on intersection improvements at 22nd Street West and Diefenbaker Drive.Starting at 9 a.m. CT, both the eastbound and westbound median and left-turn lanes will be closed.READ MORE: Saskatoon to review neighbourhood traffic in 11 areas in 2017 Story continues below Related Saskatoon investing $43.3M to replace water…

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Woman killed in fatal crash near downtown Edmonton Saturday night

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Woman killed in fatal crash near downtown Edmonton Saturday night

A 35-year-old woman is dead after two cars collided near 121 Street and 103 Avenue around 11:15 p.m. Saturday.According to police, the woman was travelling southbound in her Jeep along 103 Avenue, approaching 121 Street when “she allegedly drove through a four-way stop and collided with a Honda Civic being driven by a male who…

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Buses replace 501 Queen streetcars till September

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Buses replace 501 Queen streetcars till September

Beginning Sunday, all streetcars on the 501 Queen Street route will be replaced by buses due to ongoing construction and road work planned for the summer.Several projects, including work at Cowell Ave., construction between Bathurst St. and Spadina Ave., the installation of a new pedestrian bridge at the Eaton Centre west of Yonge St., and major road and track work…

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All flights halted at Edmonton International Airport

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All flights halted at Edmonton International Airport

All flights have been halted at the Edmonton International Airport due to a problem with air traffic control.An EIA spokesperson said as of 10:45 a.m., the airport is under a “ground stop,” meaning no flights are arriving or departing. There is no timeline for when the stop will be lifted.The airport doesn’t know when the…

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