Day: March 1, 2020

NFL Draft
Sports Columnists

KRYK: 304-pound Gallimore runs faster combine 40 than Mahomes

Ottawa’s ‘bowling ball with butcher knives’ historically fast Quick question. Who do you think ran a faster time in the 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine — all-world quarterback Patrick Mahomes three years ago, or 304-pound defensive tackle Neville Gallimore on Saturday? Believe it or not, Gallimore. The big man from Ottawa made a big […]

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Syria war: Turkey intensifies Idlib onslaught after air strike

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Tensions in northern Syria have spiked following an air strike that killed dozens of Turkish troops Turkey shot down two Syrian fighter jets on Sunday as it intensified military action in northern Syria. The pilots parachuted to safety over Idlib province, where Turkish troops and rebels have been clashing […]

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BC Government
First Nations
Local News

Ministers optimistic as talks with Wet’suwet’en chiefs continue for third day

SMITHERS — A Wet’suwet’en hereditary chief and senior government ministers said Saturday they remain optimistic that talks will break an impasse over a pipeline dispute that has sparked widespread solidarity protests and transport disruptions. The talks in Smithers, B.C., stretched into their third day without a deal, but negotiators from various sides said they believe […]

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