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Trudeau to mark Vimy

OTTAWA—Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will travel to France next month to attend commemorations for the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge.

The Canadian assault on German positions at Vimy Ridge began on Monday, April 9, 1917.

The Battle of Vimy Ridge lasted four days, ending with an impressive Canadian victory.

Man hurt by grizzly

DRAINEY INLET, B.C.—A man working in the forest on British Columbia's central coast was mauled by a grizzly Wednesday.

Sgt. Scott Norris with the B.C. Conservation Officer Service said other crew members quickly came to the man's defence, but his injuries are significant.

Teen's killing sparks police probe

MONTREAL—A Quebec man has been charged with first-degree murder in the slaying of his ex-girlfriend as a police watchdog agency probes the actions of local police in the case.

Anthony Pratte-Lops was arraigned in St-Hyacinthe yesterday in the death of 18-year-old Daphne Huard-Boudreault and will remain behind bars until the case returns to court April 19.