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Wentworth Falls rock slide: One dead, several injured in Blue Mountains

Wentworth Falls rock slide: One dead, several injured in Blue Mountains

The area was assessed by a geotechnical engineer with measures then put in place to remove the "extreme hazard". Large rocks are understood to have fallen on the track, which attracts about 90,000 visitors every year, in November last year before monitoring of the rock face in August showed signs of further instability.


First Choice ER teams up with Toys for Tots

First Choice ER teams up with Toys for Tots

Older toys, though, have been donated to other charities trying to bring more cheer to children. Then, this weekend, they will load up all the toys and deliver them to WNDU Studios for our live 23rd annual Toys for Tots Drive. "Toys for Tots is not only a great way to give back this holiday season, but it is a great way to honor our military and the Marines who have been operating this great program for 70 years", said trainer Gary Contessa.


'No Further Threat' After Reno Active Shooter Incident

'No Further Threat' After Reno Active Shooter Incident

The incident comes less than two months after the Las Vegas shooting, where gunman Stephan Paddock opened fire from window of the Mandalay Bay hotel into a crowd of revellers at a nearby music festival. Police have not identified the shooter. He said a team of officers engaged the shooter on the 8th floor of the building. Shortly after arriving home, Wunderlich heard about twenty shots fired within ten minutes.


Vancouver's rental costs surge, while vacancy drops: CMHC report

Vancouver's rental costs surge, while vacancy drops: CMHC report

Vacancy rates were lowest in B.C. cities of Kelowna and Abbotsford-Mission at 0.2% and highest in Saskatoon at 9.6%. The overall vacancy rate in Penticton apartments and rental townhomes dropped slightly to 1.0 per cent, compared to 1.1 per cent the previous year.