First responders fight burning trains after a train derailment and explosion in Lac-Megantic, Quebec early July 6, 2013 in this file picture provided by the Transportation Safety Board of Canada. (REUTERS/Transportation Safety Board of Canada/Files)

More safety audits needed: Watchdog

The train blast in Lac-Megantic, Que., that killed 47 people last year could happen again unless Transport Canada improves monitoring and forces railways, the TSB says.

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Fox a hero

The government of Manitoba recently announced that it would be introducing legislation that would change the ‘Civic Holiday’ in August into ‘Terry Fox

This old Massey-Harris pops a wheelie during the 2013 Teulon Truck & Tractor Pull. The 2014 edition goes August 16 &17 at Green Acres Park. (File photo)

Pulling and puffing

It’s all going to come down to the weather. The last two years it has been favourable and things have worked out. The two years before that it did not

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