Day: April 17, 2022

Visionary Manitoba Arctic researcher David Barber dies, leaving ‘massive footprint’ in field

Family and friends are mourning the loss of the visionary Arctic researcher and University of Manitoba professor David Barber. Barber, who was a distinguished professor, the founding director of the Centre for Earth Observation Science and  associate dean of research in the faculty of environment, earth and resource, passed away on Friday after suffering complications from cardiac […]

Blue Jays analyst Buck Martinez leaving TV booth for cancer treatment

Sunday’s series finale between the Blue Jays and visiting Oakland Athletics will be the last game for Toronto broadcaster Buck Martinez “for a little while” as he prepares for cancer treatment. The 73-year-old analyst for Sportsnet announced his diagnosis through a statement Sunday morning. “I’ve been so honoured and privileged to have the support of […]

Cyberbreach at Rideau Hall was ‘sophisticated’ intrusion, internal documents reveal

Newly disclosed documents reveal the breach of an internal computer network at Rideau Hall late last year was described to senior government officials as a “sophisticated cyber incident” in the days before the public was told of the security lapse. Internal government emails, obtained by The Canadian Press through the Access to Information Act, also […]

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