WATCH: Festa Italiana is happening this weekend at the G. Marconi Italian Club of Regina. Details here:
As post-tropical storm Fiona walloped Atlantic Canada on Saturday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced that the federal government will deploy the Canadian Armed Forces and match any donations to the Canadian Red Cross.
Strong winds and heavy rainfall from Fiona have left over 400,000 Maritimers without power, as of midnight Sunday.
Municipal roads are closed on Quebec's Magdalen Islands and residents are ordered to stay inside as the region battles the effects of Fiona.
Police in Newfoundland and Labrador say two people were swept out of residences that collapsed into the sea as post-tropical storm Fiona hit Saturday.
The town of Port aux Basques in Newfoundland is under a state of emergency as first responders cope with electrical fires, residential flooding, and washouts due to post-tropical storm Fiona.
Wind and storm surges from Fiona cause extensive damages in Atlantic Canada; meanwhile, over 700 anti-mobilization protesters are arrested in Russia.
Glenn Waddingham is a B.C. bellman who built a Lego replica of the hotel he works at. Adam Sawatsky reports.