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Winter Brewfest

Ottawa - February 17-19, 2017 | Toronto - February March 24-25, 2017

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http://brewfest.ca/

Don't invite people over if stairs are slippery, warns injured woman

Marie Wadden, a former journalist with CBC, spent almost 11 hours in an emergency waiting room Monday night after the fall. "If I can't do my regular activities I wouldn't hesitate to take action, because it's just not fair," she said.

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/dont-invite-people-over-stairs-154448586.html

Salt, fertilizer, kitty litter? What's best for defrosting icy sidewalks in a pinch

It seems everyone has a suggestion for what to use on the Lower Mainland's icy streets, now that road salt is in short supply. After allowing each method an hour to do its work, we found both the table salt and the fertilizer (which was mostly comprised of

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/salt-fertilizer-kitty-litter-whats-045404294.html

Edmonton man camps in the cold to keep newborns warm

Peter Burgess was cradling his ailing three-year-old daughter, Elan, in his arms at the Stollery Children's Hospital when she went into cardiac arrest on July 25, 2007. "At the end, when it was time to take Elan off life support, we brought Ben in to say h

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/edmonton-man-camps-cold-keep-224738724.html

Woman With Shovel vs. Rooftop Full of Snow

When Petawawa, Ontario, recently welcomed 36 consecutive hours of snow, there wasn’t a trace of the area left uncovered in wonderful winter white. This very much included Heather Lanteigne and her rooftop. Using a shovel, Heather tackled the massive overha

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/woman-shovel-vs-rooftop-full-003146634.html

Alberta man survives 14 frigid hours in overturned car

It was supposed to take Michael Walker two hours to drive between the northern Alberta towns of Eureka River and Debolt to visit family on Christmas evening, but instead he spent 14 hours surviving –20 C temperatures in an upside-down car. Now, almost a we

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/alberta-man-survives-14-frigid-140000090.html

Montreal father makes backyard igloo that won't collapse

When Éric Villiard's two young boys started building igloos in the family's backyard, it stirred a terrifying memory from his childhood. Villiard was crushed under a snow fort he built when he was 10. "My oldest one was making some tunnels in the snow bank

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/montreal-father-makes-backyard-igloo-170000418.html

Christmas Eve skating at Nathan Phillips Square

Throngs of skaters came out to enjoy the comfortable winter weather at a Christmas Eve skating party at Nathan Phillip Square.

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http://www.cp24.com/video?clipId=1023757

Snow, freezing rain means shovelling and messy roads on tap

A weekend snowfall seven days before Santa comes means odds are good for a white Christmas in Ottawa. The snowfall warning for Ottawa and surrounding areas has officially ended, but there's more wintry weather on the way today. Environment Canada has forec

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/snow-freezing-rain-means-shovelling-120630095.html

Video: Street nurse calls for the city to open the armoury for shelter space

A cold weather alert remains in place across Toronto, which means another night of struggling to find a place to sleep for the city's homeless. CityNews reporter Cristina Howorun has the details

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b5BIXBFQKyU

The frozen pants: a Calgary mystery

Whose pants are frozen to the sidewalk on Bow Trail? In the seemingly unending deep freeze that has settled over Calgary, a pair of khaki pants stand frozen in place at the intersection of Bow Trail and 37th Street S.W. as though someone jumped right out o

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/frozen-pants-calgary-mystery-213734439.html

The big chill: Extreme cold and snowfall blanket much of Canada

Extreme winter weather is hitting much of Canada, with biting cold, heavy snowfall and gusting winds causing many closures and scary driving conditions as well as some power outages, and more stormy conditions expected.

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http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/new-brunswick-weather-canada-1.3899554

CTV Toronto: Freezing weather in the city

Volunteers hit the streets to help the homeless after an extreme cold weather alert was issued. Austin Delaney reports.

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http://toronto.ctvnews.ca/video?clipId=1016728

Sky high energy prices will hurt people this winter

“Christmas is actually the worst time for these people,” John Teljeur tells me. “It means they have to keep the house warm and feed the kids while they’re home from school.”

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http://www.torontosun.com/2016/12/12/sky-high-energy-prices-will-hurt-people-this-winter

Woman found dead outside on frigid Sunday morning

Only a few hours earlier firefighters had responded to the same block after a call about "multiple people that were frozen," according to Alex Forrest, president of the United Fire Fighters of Winnipeg. "We arrived on scene and we managed to find one of th

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https://ca.news.yahoo.com/woman-found-dead-outside-frigid-200932667.html

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