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B. 2016-02-06 3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors' building Toronto
C. 2016-02-06 After-hours visit to Calgary bobsled track leads to 2 deaths Canada Olympic Park, Calgary, Western Canada
D. 2016-01-29 Five dead in 'very large' Canada avalanche McBride, British Columbia, Western Canada
4. 2016-01-24 American Airlines jet diverted to Canada after turbulence injures 7 St. John's International Airport, Newfoundland, Maritime Provinces
5. 2015-12-30 At least 20 people reportedly injured due to turbulence on Air Canada flight Calgary, Western Canada
G. 2015-12-25 Woman mauled by grizzly died from gunshot wound Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada
H. 2015-10-27 Wave caused whale watching boat to capsize TOFINO, British Columbia, Western Canada
2015-10-25 4 dead after whale watching boat carrying 27 sinks Tofino, British Columbia, Western Canada

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3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors' building After-hours visit to Calgary bobsled track leads to 2 deaths. Western Canada Five dead in 'very large' Canada avalanche. Western Canada American Airlines jet diverted to Canada after turbulence injures 7. Maritime Provinces Canadian pilot dies after falling into Antarctic crevasse. Antarctica At least 20 people reportedly injured due to turbulence on Air Canada flight. Western Canada Wave caused whale watching boat to capsize. Western Canada 4 dead after whale watching boat carrying 27 sinks   Western Canada: Canadian authorities said at least three people were killed Sunday when a whale watching boat with 27 people on board capsized off Vancouver... 6 dead in plane crash during sightseeing trip in Quebec
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2015
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4 dead after whale watching boat carrying 2...
23 injured after plane leaves runway on 'ab...
Lac-Megantic
2015 2015
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At least 20 people reportedly injured due to ...
Wave caused whale watching boat to capsize
4 dead after whale watching boat carrying 2...
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2014
Infant bodies found in Canada locker
Container ship towed away from Canadian coa...
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer
Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outa...
Big freeze shatters North America temperature...
'Polar vortex' grips North America
Lac-Megantic
2014 2014
Lac-Megantic
Infant bodies found in Canada locker
Container ship towed away from Canadian coa...
Bear attacks, kills oil sands worker in Canada
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer
'Polar vortex' grips North America
2013
Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power
2 face charges in case of Canadian girl who h...
Brothers strangled to death by python that ...
Toronto hit by heavy rainstorm
Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in C...
Flooding in Canada may force 100,000 from hom...
20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil tra...
CEO: Runaway train's brakes weren't properly ...
Sixty dead or missing after Lac-Megantic trai...
Canada blast missing 'probably dead'
Evidence criminal act may have led to train c...
Tampering alleged in runaway train
40 still missing after runaway train plows in...
Fuel train explodes in Canadian town
Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in C...
Flooding in Canada may force 100,000 from hom...
Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power
Toronto hit by heavy rainstorm
2012
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2011
Intense heat bakes US and Canada
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2009
1 killed, 15 injured in stage collapse
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1 killed, 15 injured in stage collapse
Toronto
2009 2009
Toronto
2008
7 bodies found after avalanches
Massive explosions at propane facility
Lac-Megantic
2008 2008
Lac-Megantic
7 bodies found after avalanches
Massive explosions at propane facility
2006
4 dead after overpass collapse
Lac-Megantic
2006 2006
Lac-Megantic
Western Canada
2006 2006
Western Canada
Toronto
2006 2006
Toronto
2005
Toronto jet 'black boxes' found
All survive Air France jet crash and fire
Lac-Megantic
2005 2005
Lac-Megantic
Western Canada
2005 2005
Western Canada
Toronto jet 'black boxes' found
All survive Air France jet crash and fire
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North America
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Lac-Megantic
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Toronto
2003
Major power outage
Toronto back on WHO's SARS list
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Lac-Megantic
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Western Canada
Toronto back on WHO's SARS list

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3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors' building   15 others are hospitalized for various injuries following a fire. 4 people were in critical condition after the Friday afternoon blaze After-hours visit to Calgary bobsled track leads to 2 deaths   Western Canada: 2 young men died and 6 others were injured after using their personal sled/toboggan to go down a luge-bobsled track at the Canada Olympic Pa... Five dead in 'very large' Canada avalanche Map of McBride British Columbia Canada  Western Canada: The avalanche took place in an area where several groups were snowmobiling American Airlines jet diverted to Canada after turbulence injures 7   Maritime Provinces: The Boeing 767 from Miami to Milan ran into heavy turbulence and was forced to make an emergency landing in eastern Canada Canadian pilot dies after falling into Antarctic crevasse    Antarctica: 62-year-old David Wood, a helicopter pilot, has died at an Australian Antarctic base a day after falling into an icy crevasse At least 20 people reportedly injured due to turbulence on Air Canada flight   Western Canada: A flight 88, a Boeing 777-300 ER, was en route from Shanghai to Toronto was hit by heavy turbulence and had to make an unscheduled landing Woman mauled by grizzly died from gunshot wound Wave caused whale watching boat to capsize   Western Canada: Most of the passengers on a boat carrying 27 people that capsized were on the left side of the top deck when a wave struck the boat's right ... 4 dead after whale watching boat carrying 27 sinks Map of Tofino British Columbia Canada


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  Western Canada: Canadian authorities said at least three people were killed Sunday when a whale watching boat with 27 people on board capsized off Vancouver Island
Oct.19 Plane lands safely in Canada after smoke reported in cockpit. Maritime Provinces Aug.28 Barge tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harbor. Western Canada Aug.24   6 dead in plane crash during sightseeing trip in Quebec   The Air Saguenay plane went down in a wooded area.All six people aboard had been found and their bodies handed over the coroner's office Aug.16 Zoo discovers 150 alligators, crocodiles living in home. Toronto Aug.15 Queen Mary 2 searches for missing crewmember. Maritime Provinces Jul.28 Russian helicopter pilot rescued from Arctic ice Jul.26 Body found in avalanche debris during search for 2 Canadian hikers. New Zealand Jul.8 Some progress in quelling raging wildfires in western Canada. Western Canada Jun.23  19 injured in double-decker bus crash Jun.19  Climbers rescued from Canada's highest peak huddled in snow May.3  Alaska Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Vancouver Mar.28   23 injured after plane leaves runway on 'abrupt' landing Map of Halifax airport Canada  Maritime Provinces: Air Canada AC624 made an 'abrupt' landing and left the runway at the Halifax airport in bad weather, but there were no immediate reports of injuries Mar.11  Jump in measles cases in Canada Mar.4  Chemical fire at Vancouver's port prompts evacuation Jan.28  E. coli found in Winnipeg water

year 2014 Top ^

Nov.6  Engineer missing after Quebec train derails Oct.21 Infant bodies found in Canada locker
. Western Canada Oct.17 Container ship towed away from Canadian coast   Western Canada: Canadian coast guard secured a towline to a Russian ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it drifted without power in rough seas Sep.17 Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer Jul.5 Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outages   Maritime Provinces: Storm Arthur hit Canada's Maritime provinces with near-hurricane strength winds and torrential rains, knocking out power to nearly 200,000 c... May.8 Bear attacks, kills oil sands worker in Canada. Western Canada Feb.14 Huge snow storm pushes into Canada Jan.25 32 believed dead in Quebec retirement home fire 24 seniors missing in nursing home fire feared dead Jan.24 Bitter cold hampers search after L'Isle-Verte fire Jan.23   Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home Map of L%27Isle-Verte Quebec Canada
  32 people have died after a fire tore through an old people's home in Quebec, officials have said.    The impacted wing of the building burned to the ground, leaving only the elevator shaft intact. A number of residents were taken to hosp...
Jan.7 Big freeze shatters North America temperature records. Minnesota Jan.6   North America cold snap creeps east   North America's brutal cold snap is heading east, ushering in dangerous temperatures not seen in two decades, warn forecasters Jan.5   'Polar vortex' grips North America Map of Toronto
  Toronto: Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather.
 A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway after landing at JFK airport


year 2013 Top ^

Dec.22 Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power
. Toronto Sep.18 Multiple deaths in Ottawa collision Aug.8  2 face charges in case of Canadian girl who hanged self Aug.5   Brothers strangled to death by python that escaped from Canadian pet store Map of Campbellton New Brunswick Canada  Maritime Provinces: The brothers, aged five and seven, were sleeping in a friend's apartment above the pet store when the snake strangled them Jul.11     20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil train crash
Map of Lac-Megantic Canada  It has become Canada's worst railway catastrophe in almost 150 years. Some of the bodies may never be found Jul.10  Canada blast missing 'probably dead' CEO: Runaway train's brakes weren't properly set Sixty dead or missing after Lac-Megantic train blast Jul.9 Evidence criminal act may have led to train crash  Tampering alleged in runaway train Jul.8  Toronto hit by heavy rainstorm  Searchers comb Quebec blast site 40 still missing after runaway train plows into town Jul.7  Canada runaway train death toll rises Jul.6   Fuel train explodes in Canadian town Map of Lac-Megantic Canada
  A train carrying petrochemicals has exploded in Lac-Megantic, forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people
Jun.22   Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in Calgary Map of Calgary Canada  Western Canada: Floodwaters devastated much of southern Alberta, leading authorities to evacuate Calgary's entire downtown Jun.20 Flooding in Canada may force 100,000 from homes. Western Canada Jan.23  Antarctic search for missing plane

year 2012 Top ^

Jun.26  Search for possible survivor in mall rubble

year 2011 Top ^

Jul.22   Intense heat bakes US and Canada   New York: A gruelling heatwave intensifies over the eastern parts of the US and Canada, with Friday expected to be the hottest day yet

year 2009 Top ^

Aug.2  1 killed, 15 injured in stage collapse

year 2008 Top ^

Dec.29  7 bodies found after avalanches Dec.16  Passengers saved from dangling gondolas Aug.10  Massive explosions at propane facility Jul.30  Canadian Arctic sheds ice chunk

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.29 Ice shelf snaps, breaks free from Arctic
Sep.30  4 dead after overpass collapse Jan.29 Fire traps 70 inside mine

year 2005 Top ^

Aug.3  Toronto jet 'black boxes' found Aug.2   All survive Air France jet crash and fire   Toronto: A jetliner attempting to land overran a runway, smashed into a gully and burst into flames

year 2004 Top ^

Oct.6  Sailor dies after sub rescue  Rescue ship reaches Canadian sub

year 2003 Top ^

Oct.22  El Al Jet Diverted After Security Threat Aug.14   Major power outage
  New York: An outage struck simultaneously across dozens of cities in the eastern U.S. and Canada Jul.2  Toronto removed from SARS list May.26 Toronto back on WHO's SARS list
May.20  Mad cow disease reported Apr.23 WHO increases SARS travel warnings. China Jan.20  8 skiers killed in avalanche

year 2001 Top ^

Feb.7  Ebola scare
before year 2000
Apr. 14, 1912     S.S. Titanic sank
Map of Newfoundland Canada
  Maritime Provinces: RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocea after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage



3 people dead after Toronto fire in seniors' building   15 others are hospitalized for various injuries following a fire. 4 people were in critical condition after the Friday afternoon blaze Some progress in quelling raging wildfires in western Canada. Western Canada 32 believed dead in Quebec retirement home fire 24 seniors missing in nursing home fire feared dead Bitter cold hampers search after L'Isle-Verte fire Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home Map of L%27Isle-Verte Quebec Canada




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  32 people have died after a fire tore through an old people's home in Quebec, officials have said.    The impacted wing of the building burned to the ground, leaving only the elevator shaft intact. A number of residents were taken to hosp...




Canada, Disasters Highway Disaster Timeline ... See World Highway Disaster timeline Top ^
2015 Jun.23  19 injured in double-decker bus crash



Canada, Disasters Health Disaster Timeline ... See World Health Disaster timeline Top ^
2015 Mar.11  Jump in measles cases in Canada Jan.28  E. coli found in Winnipeg water 2014 Sep.17 Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer
2003 Jul.2  Toronto removed from SARS list May.26 Toronto back on WHO's SARS list May.20  Mad cow disease reported Apr.23 WHO increases SARS travel warnings. China 2001 Feb.7  Ebola scare



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2015 Oct.27 Wave caused whale watching boat to capsize   Western Canada: Most of the passengers on a boat carrying 27 people that capsized were on the left side of the top deck when a wave struck the boat's right ... Oct.25 4 dead after whale watching boat carrying 27 sinks
Map of Tofino British Columbia Canada
  Western Canada: Canadian authorities said at least three people were killed Sunday when a whale watching boat with 27 people on board capsized off Vancouver Island
Aug.28 Barge tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harbor. Western Canada Aug.15 Queen Mary 2 searches for missing crewmember. Maritime Provinces 2014 Oct.17 Container ship towed away from Canadian coast   Western Canada: Canadian coast guard secured a towline to a Russian ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it drifted without power in rough seas 2004 Oct.6  Sailor dies after sub rescue 1912 Apr. 14, 1912   S.S. Titanic sank Map of Newfoundland Canada
  Maritime Provinces: RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocea after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage




Canada, Disasters Power Outage Timeline ... See World Power Outage timeline Top ^
2003 Aug.14 Major power outage  New York: An outage struck simultaneously across dozens of cities in the eastern U.S. and Canada



Canada, Disasters Mine Accident Timeline ... See World Mine Accident timeline Top ^
2006 Jan.29 Fire traps 70 inside mine




Canada, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2014 Jul.5 Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outages   Maritime Provinces: Storm Arthur hit Canada's Maritime provinces with near-hurricane strength winds and torrential rains, knocking out power to nearly 200,000 c... Feb.14 Huge snow storm pushes into Canada
Jan.7 Big freeze shatters North America temperature records. Minnesota Jan.6 North America cold snap creeps east   North America's brutal cold snap is heading east, ushering in dangerous temperatures not seen in two decades, warn forecasters Jan.5 'Polar vortex' grips North America Map of Toronto
  Toronto: Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather.
 A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway after landing at JFK airport
2013 Dec.22 Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power. Toronto Jul.8  Toronto hit by heavy rainstorm 2011 Jul.22 Intense heat bakes US and Canada   New York: A gruelling heatwave intensifies over the eastern parts of the US and Canada, with Friday expected to be the hottest day yet 2008 Jul.30  Canadian Arctic sheds ice chunk



Canada, Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2013 Jun.22 Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in Calgary Map of Calgary Canada  Western Canada: Floodwaters devastated much of southern Alberta, leading authorities to evacuate Calgary's entire downtown Jun.20 Flooding in Canada may force 100,000 from homes. Western Canada



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2016 Jan. 24 American Airlines jet diverted to Canada after turbulence injures 7   Maritime Provinces: The Boeing 767 from Miami to Milan ran into heavy turbulence and was forced to make an emergency landing in eastern Canada Jan.12 Canadian pilot dies after falling into Antarctic crevasse    Antarctica: 62-year-old David Wood, a helicopter pilot, has died at an Australian Antarctic base a day after falling into an icy crevasse 2015 Dec.30 At least 20 people reportedly injured due to turbulence on Air Canada flight   Western Canada: A flight 88, a Boeing 777-300 ER, was en route from Shanghai to Toronto was hit by heavy turbulence and had to make an unscheduled landing Oct.19 Plane lands safely in Canada after smoke reported in cockpit
. Maritime Provinces Aug.24 6 dead in plane crash during sightseeing trip in Quebec   The Air Saguenay plane went down in a wooded area.All six people aboard had been found and their bodies handed over the coroner's office May.3  Alaska Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Vancouver Mar.28 23 injured after plane leaves runway on 'abrupt' landing Map of Halifax airport Canada  Maritime Provinces: Air Canada AC624 made an 'abrupt' landing and left the runway at the Halifax airport in bad weather, but there were no immediate reports of injuries 2013 Jan.23  Antarctic search for missing plane 2005 Aug.3  Toronto jet 'black boxes' found Aug.2 All survive Air France jet crash and fire   Toronto: A jetliner attempting to land overran a runway, smashed into a gully and burst into flames 2003 Oct.22  El Al Jet Diverted After Security Threat



Canada, Disasters Animal Accident Timeline ... See World Animal Accident timeline Top ^
2015 Dec.25 Woman mauled by grizzly died from gunshot wound
Aug.16 Zoo discovers 150 alligators, crocodiles living in home. Toronto 2014 May.8 Bear attacks, kills oil sands worker in Canada. Western Canada 2013 Aug.5 Brothers strangled to death by python that escaped from Canadian pet store Map of Campbellton New Brunswick Canada  Maritime Provinces: The brothers, aged five and seven, were sleeping in a friend's apartment above the pet store when the snake strangled them



Canada, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2006 Dec.29 Ice shelf snaps, breaks free from Arctic




Canada, Disasters Structure Collapse Timeline ... See World Structure Collapse timeline Top ^
2012 Jun.26  Search for possible survivor in mall rubble 2009 Aug.2  1 killed, 15 injured in stage collapse 2006 Sep.30  4 dead after overpass collapse



Canada, Disasters Avalanche Timeline ... See World Avalanche timeline Top ^
2016 Jan. 29 Five dead in 'very large' Canada avalanche Map of McBride British Columbia Canada  Western Canada: The avalanche took place in an area where several groups were snowmobiling 2015 Jul.26 Body found in avalanche debris during search for 2 Canadian hikers. New Zealand 2008 Dec.29  7 bodies found after avalanches 2003 Jan.20  8 skiers killed in avalanche



Canada, Disasters Suicide Timeline ... See World Suicide timeline Top ^
2013 Aug.8  2 face charges in case of Canadian girl who hanged self



Canada, Disasters Railroad Disasters Timeline ... See World Railroad Disasters timeline Top ^
2014 Nov.6  Engineer missing after Quebec train derails 2013 Sep.18 Multiple deaths in Ottawa collision
Jul.11   20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil train crash Map of Lac-Megantic Canada  It has become Canada's worst railway catastrophe in almost 150 years. Some of the bodies may never be found Jul.10 CEO: Runaway train's brakes weren't properly set Jul.10 Sixty dead or missing after Lac-Megantic train blast Jul.9 Evidence criminal act may have led to train crash Jul.9  Tampering alleged in runaway train Jul.8  Searchers comb Quebec blast site Jul.8 40 still missing after runaway train plows into town Jul.7  Canada runaway train death toll rises Jul.6   Fuel train explodes in Canadian town Map of Lac-Megantic Canada
  A train carrying petrochemicals has exploded in Lac-Megantic, forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people




Canada, Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
2015 Jul.28 Russian helicopter pilot rescued from Arctic ice
Jun.19  Climbers rescued from Canada's highest peak huddled in snow 2008 Dec.16  Passengers saved from dangling gondolas 2004 Oct.6  Rescue ship reaches Canadian sub



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2014 Oct.21 Infant bodies found in Canada locker
. Western Canada



Canada, Disasters Explosion Timeline ... See World Explosion timeline Top ^
2013 Jul.10  Canada blast missing 'probably dead' 2008 Aug.10  Massive explosions at propane facility