Federal government launches loan program for Black-owned businesses The federal government is opening the doors to a loan program that will provide financing to Black-owned businesses that often face a steep hill to access capital. 'Out of control' wildfire leads to lane closure on Coquihalla Highway A small, out-of-control wildfire burning along the Coquihalla Highway near Kamloops led to a lane closure Wednesday afternoon. New Glasgow Regional Police search for information, suspects related to four fires The New Glasgow Regional Police is seeking information from the public in relation to four acts of arson that happened in New Glasgow, N.S. and Trenton, N.S. Wednesday morning. Simcoe Muskoka showing third wave recovery with 9 new COVID-19 cases The Simcoe Muskoka health unit logged nine new COVID-19 cases Wednesday and no deaths.