Global National: Nov. 22, 2021 | BC braces for more bad weather as it copes with flooding aftermath

British Columbia braces for another atmospheric river, while the province still tries to clean up and assess the damage from a flooding disaster. Farmers in particular are still trying to count their losses in its wake. Robin Gill spoke with Abbotsford farmer Matt Dykshoorn about the exhausting mental and financial toll the catastrophe has taken.… Continue reading Global National: Nov. 22, 2021 | BC braces for more bad weather as it copes with flooding aftermath

Global National: Nov. 21, 2021 | More rainfall on the way for flood-ravaged BC

More bad news for British Columbia as that province is set to see more heavy rain this week even as crews scramble to repair the damage from last week’s rainfall. By the end of today more than 500 Canadian Forces personnel will be on the ground assisting with evacuations, rescuing livestock and helping to protect… Continue reading Global National: Nov. 21, 2021 | More rainfall on the way for flood-ravaged BC

Global National: Nov. 23, 2021 | Vital BC rail line reopens as supply chain backlog mounts

Some of British Columbia’s key roads remain closed after landslides and floods triggered by an extreme weather disaster. But one vital rail line has reopened, and another will soon follow. Mike Armstrong looks at their mountainous task still ahead for the truck industry, as the supply chain backlog builds up. More than a week after… Continue reading Global National: Nov. 23, 2021 | Vital BC rail line reopens as supply chain backlog mounts

Catastrophic flooding across western Europe as politicians blame climate change – BBC News

More than 120 people have died and hundreds are still missing after record rainfall caused the worst flooding in parts of Western Europe for many decades. In Germany dozens of people were unaccounted for, with the Chancellor Angela Merkel describing the floods as a catastrophe. Torrential rain has also devastated parts of Belgium, the Netherlands… Continue reading Catastrophic flooding across western Europe as politicians blame climate change – BBC News