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Christmas parades returning to Victoria

The Peninsula Co-op Santa Light Parade will return to Victoria on Saturday, while the Island Equipment Operators Association Truck Light Convoy and Food Drive is scheduled for Dec. 4.

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Unvaccinated travellers barred from planes and trains as of today

Unvaccinated travellers over the age of 12 won't be able to board a plane or passenger train in Canada beginning today, and a negative COVID-19 test will no longer serve as a substitute for most people. The stringent new requirement comes into effect as Canada reacts to the emergence of the Omicron variant.

Canada's ban on single-use plastic items delayed until 2022

While the government announced in the fall of 2020 that its ban on several single-use plastic items would take effect by the end of this year, Environment and Climate Change Canada now says final regulations will be published some time next year instead.

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