CFIA Announces Recall of Some Types of Cauliflower, Lettuce Due to E. Coli Fears

CFIA Announces Recall of Some Types of Cauliflower, Lettuce Due to E. Coli Fears

By The Canadian Press

Lettuce
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has announced a recall of certain types of cauliflower and lettuce due to possible E. coli contamination. Romaine lettuce is seen at market in Montreal on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson)

OTTAWA – The Canadian Food Inspection Agency has announced a recall of certain types of cauliflower and lettuce due to possible E. coli contamination.

In a post on its website, the agency says the products were produced by California-based Adam Bros. Farming Inc., and distributed in at least six provinces: Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, P.E.I. and Newfoundland and Labrador.

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Scheifele Scores in OT as Jets Top League-Leading Lightning 5-4

Scheifele Scores in OT as Jets Top League-Leading Lightning 5-4

By Judy Owen, The Canadian Press

Patrik Laine - Winnipeg Jets
Winnipeg Jets’ Patrik Laine (29) looks on as a shot from teammate Mark Scheifele, not shown, gets past Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy (88) for the game-winning goal during overtime NHL action in Winnipeg on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2018. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods)

WINNIPEG – Mark Scheifele was in a joking mood after setting up the tying goal and scoring the winner 4:18 into overtime as the Winnipeg Jets defeated the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning 5-4 on Sunday.

Scheifele was asked how he was feeling about his scoring touch of late, which includes a five-game point streak of five goals and nine assists. He also has three overtime goals this season, two in the past three games, and 21 goals and 46 points in 33 games.

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Revived Cuban Lunch Bars Met with Huge Demand, Wrapper Supply Snafus

Revived Cuban Lunch Bars Met with Huge Demand, Wrapper Supply Snafus

By The Canadian Press

Cuban Lunch
Crystal Regehr Westergard holds a Cuban Lunch, a rectangular peanut-and-chocolate confection, in an undated handout photo. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO)

CAMROSE, Alta. – A peanut-and-chocolate candy popular decades ago has been flying off shelves since an Alberta couple revived it earlier this year.

The Cuban Lunch bar disappeared in 1991 when the Paulins factory in Winnipeg stopped making it.

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William Avenue Blaze Sends One Person to Hospital

William Avenue Blaze Sends One Person to Hospital

William Avenue Fire
Flames shoot out from a home in the 500 block of William Avenue early Sunday, December 16, 2018. (KEEGAN DRIEDGER PHOTO)

Winnipeg firefighters doused a blaze at a home in the 500 block of William Avenue early Sunday.

The fire in the two and a half-storey residence broke out shortly after 1 a.m., forcing crews to fight an offensive attack upon arrival.

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Surprise Delivery: Halifax Cat Safe After Being Accidentally Shipped to Montreal

Surprise Delivery: Halifax Cat Safe After Being Accidentally Shipped to Montreal

By Alex Cooke, The Canadian Press

Baloo - Cat
A cat is named Baloo is shown in a handout photo from the Montreal SPCA. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO-Montreal SPCA MANDATORY CREDIT)

HALIFAX – A Halifax-area woman played a stressful game of cat-and-mouse earlier this month, not knowing that the missing pet she was frantically searching for had been accidentally shipped to Montreal.

Jackie Lake says her cat, one-year-old Baloo, snuck into a box and nestled in for a catnap while she was boxing up some tire rims to send to a friend in Alberta.

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