Calgary father and son 1 day from completing 6,600 kilometre cycling trip across Canada

McDonald, who is a 61-year-old public sector sales manager for Bell Media, set out May 15 with his 29-year-old son Liam to cycle across Canada to raise money for the Alzheimer Society of Canada. McDonald, who is a 61-year-old public sector sales manager for Bell Media, set out May 15 with his 29-year-old son Liam to cycle across Canada to raise money for the Alzheimer Society of Canada.

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Many trapped in Florida as Ian heads toward South Carolina

Rescue crews piloted boats and waded through flooded streets Thursday to save thousands of Floridians trapped after Hurricane Ian destroyed homes and businesses and left millions in the dark. The destruction began to come into focus a day after Ian made landfall in Florida as one of the strongest hurricanes ever to hit the U.S.

1 in 4 Ontario farmers contemplated suicide in past 12 months: study

There’s no way around it — Farming is one of the most stressful occupations on the planet. “Seventy six per cent of farmers are self identifying as having moderate to high stress levels. In general, that is much higher stress levels than the general population,” said Ontario Federation of Agriculture President Peggy Brekveld.