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A 21-year-old man and a young person have been arrested in connection to three separate Ontario Walmart fires

Waterloo Regional Police confirmed to Narcity on Monday that the suspects had been apprehended and charged in relation to the arsons, which occurred in Kitchener and Waterloo.

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As smoke from U.S. fires continues to affect the air quality in Canada, Jagmeet Singh is calling on Justin Trudeau to take action. Referencing the fires, he urged the PM to “stop playing politics with our planet’s future.” Singh also implored him to deliver on his promises to reduce emissions in Canada.

Just days ahead of Trudeau’s throne speech, the NDP leader has sent the prime minister a strong message.

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Americans and Canadians have both been dealing with the effects of California wildfire smoke. Several provinces, particularly British Columbia and Alberta, have been affected by the heavy particulate in the air. The hazy conditions have also now reached as far as the east coast. 

Residents of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, and Prince Edward Island have reported seeing traces of the smoke from the ongoing wildfires in California, with some capturing photos of how it is affecting even the appearance of the sun.

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If it’s looking a little hazy outside your window this morning, you’re not the only one. U.S. wildfire smoke has blown thousands of miles in multiple directions and it has now blanketed as many as six Canadian provinces. The cover is so heavy in some areas that the air quality is being affected..

Editor's Choice: Canada Just Reported Over 1,000 New COVID-19 Cases With 400 Of Them In 1 Province

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Happy February, friends! We're officially a month into 2016 now, and that means a brand new list of fun free things to do in the city. From free flicks to cool art exhibitions to cultural festivals, there are a whole bunch of great things to do this month. There's even a David Bowie dance party happening (say what?!) Be sure to check 'em all out!

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