For Curtis Waters, making it as a musician was always the plan. 

As he grew up hopping between India, Germany, Calgary and finally the United States, Waters spent years thinking about and working toward that goal. So when he finally emerged as one of Canada’s biggest musicians — nabbing three nominations at the 2021 Juno Awards in the process — it was almost like destiny. 

But what he didn’t expect was his dream coming true during what is maybe the most perilous time for artists in the past century: smack dab in the middle of a pandemic.

“It feels like

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The seven artists showcasing their artistic talents in June during National Indigenous History Month are, from top left clockwise: Jacenia Desmoulin, Patrick Hunter, Naomi Peters, Ziibiikwans, Mikaila Stevens, Brent Beauchamp and Simon Brascoupé. (Jacenia Desmoulin, Bliss Thompson, Naomi Peters, Lucas Dunkley, Mikaila Stevens, Brent Beauchamp, Jean Levac)

June is National Indigenous History Month, and CBC Ontario has partnered with seven Indigenous artists to showcase the richness of talent, diversity and culture across the province.

Through illustration, each artist depicts their interpretation of community, National Indigenous History Month (NIHM) and National Indigenous Peoples Day (NIPD).

Note: Responses have been edited for

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MEXICO Metropolis – Valeria Luiselli is pleased to have passed the libraries’ examination with her first novel penned specifically in English, “Lost Children Archive” (“Sound Desert”), which obtained the Dublin Literary Award.

The 100,000-euro ($122,000) award, sponsored by Dublin Town Council, is the prime financial prize for a solitary novel revealed in English. The finalists are nominated by libraries all-around the earth.

“That genuinely appears to me to be the most stunning matter about this award,” Luiselli said in a modern job interview with The Linked Press from New York, exactly where she life. “It is a prize that is

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SANTA ANA, Calif. – Megachurch pastor Rick Warren has introduced his retirement immediately after 42 many years of major Saddleback Church in Southern California. A look for for his successor will be released this week.

The properly-identified evangelical pastor and ideal-advertising author informed his congregation on Sunday that the lookup is not the stop but the “beginning of the starting,” The Orange County Register noted Monday.

Warren, 67, mentioned he will carry on to serve as direct pastor till a successor is in area. He reported he will then step back into a fewer “visible placement as founding pastor.”


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Today’s B.C. COVID-19 update featured deputy provincial health and fitness officer Dr. Réka Gustafson broadcast from Vancouver even though Health Minister Adrian Dix spoke from Victoria. 

As the province can make additional developments in immunizations, B.C.’s method to addressing the pandemic will respond and adjust accordingly.

For occasion, Gustafson explained that as circumstance numbers drop, 7-day averages and longterm tendencies will turn into extra significant than daily fluctuations of scenario quantities. (B.C. provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry had earlier defined that case counts for specific days can be prone to several elements).

“From a public-health viewpoint, as long as

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Christian Convery in Sweet Tooth.&#13

Image: Kirsty Griffin/Netflix


Sweet Tooth

Where by TO View:


OUR Rating:

5/5 Stars

WHAT It truly is ABOUT:

On a perilous journey across a publish-apocalyptic world, a lovable boy who’s half-human and fifty percent-deer lookups for a new beginning with a gruff protector.

WHAT WE Assumed:

I would have liked to have been in the pitch assembly to adapt 1 of
DC’s oddest collection into a tv sequence – but fortunately, anyone with revenue
noticed the limitless possible in a single of the very best series of the yr – Sweet

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