Today's Quick Headlines
We’ve had snow nine days in a row now. Numbers compiled from Environment Canada show 36.3 centimetres of snow has fallen this month, as of 5 a.m. Wednesday. 2-4 cm are expected today, but there’s no snow in the forecast for Thursday. It’ll be really bleeping cold, though.
When the Finance Minister put out his budget in February, he said we were looking at an $18.1 billion deficit. We might find out today if that’s changed, when Bill Morneau releases his Fall Economic Update
Health officials are telling us to stay away from romaine lettuce. 18 illness are reported in Canada, in connection with an E. coli outbreak in Canada and the US. Officials say washing it won’t ensure harmful germs are killed. They also say it’s difficult to trace the source of the outbreak.