Not up for Justin Bieber’s Timbiebs? How about half a dozen doughnuts chosen by four men all named Tim Wiebe?

That’s the promotion a southern Manitoba bakery is running right now, putting a Mennonite spin on the recent Tim Hortons collaboration with pop star Justin Bieber. 

Bieber and Tim Hortons launched three flavours of Timbits — dubbed Timbiebs — late last year.

The idea for the Tim Wiebes doughnut pack started one night when the owner of Valley Bakery in Winkler — a small city about 100 kilometres southwest of Winnipeg — was joking around with his family about the

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Hello, Earthlings! This is our weekly newsletter on all things environmental, where we highlight trends and solutions that are moving us to a more sustainable world. (Sign up here to get it in your inbox every Thursday.)

This week:

  • Climate fiction needs to challenge and inspire, say these Canadian authors
  • Netflix’s enviro satire Don’t Look Up is polarizing — and very popular
  • How scientists know the New Year’s Day boom over Pittsburgh was an exploding meteor

Climate fiction needs to challenge and inspire, say these Canadian authors

(Arden Wray/ ECW Press/Mike Kalimin)

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P.E.I. musician Koady Chaisson, aspect of the Juno-successful three-guy band the East Pointers, has died at the age of 37.

Chaisson played banjo and tenor guitar for the group, which bundled vocalist and fiddler Tim Chaisson and guitarist and keyboardist Jake Charron.

The band’s administration confirmed his dying to CBC News Friday morning. No result in of loss of life has been introduced.

The East Ideas arrived jointly in 2014. They executed throughout Canada, the United States, Australia and the U.K. and recorded a few studio albums, the final two generated by Gordie Sampson.

In 2016, The East Tips won

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Sidney Poitier, the groundbreaking actor and enduring inspiration who transformed how Black people were portrayed on screen, became the first Black actor to win an Academy Award for best lead performance and the first to be a top box-office draw, has died. He was 94.

Poitier, winner of the best actor Oscar in 1964 for Lilies of the Field, died Thursday in the Bahamas, according to Eugene Torchon-Newry, acting director general of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the Bahamas.

Few movie stars, Black or white, had such an influence both on and off the screen. Before Poitier, the

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Almost two decades soon after placing out Just after Hrs, a report that marked the starting of the pandemic for several, the Weeknd is back with his fifth studio album, Dawn FM.

It is really been a busy number of several years for the Weeknd (born Abel Tesfaye). Soon after Hrs dominated 2020, turning out to be the fourth ideal-promoting album of the 12 months. Its direct single, “Blinding Lights,” spent 86 months on the Billboard Incredibly hot 100 charts, generating it the major Billboard Scorching 100 track of all time. 

In addition to that, the Toronto R&B

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NEW YORK – Marilyn Bergman, the Oscar-successful lyricist who teamed with partner Alan Bergman on “The Way We Were,” “How Do You Hold the Tunes Actively playing?” and hundreds of other songs, died at her Los Angeles house Saturday. She was 93.

She died of respiratory failure not linked to COVID-19, in accordance to a consultant, Jason Lee. Her husband was at her bedside when she died.

The Bergmans, who married in 1958, had been amongst the most enduring, thriving and effective songwriting partnerships, specializing in introspective ballads for film, television and the stage that combined the romance of Tin

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