What are making headlines this week:
Local: B.C. teachers’ strike: morale fades as school year looms, CBC– teachers face financial hardship as many lose hope school will be back in session next week.
National: Leonardo DiCaprio nominates Stephen Harper to do Ice Bucket Challenge, CTV News–from Lake Athabasca, where he is learning about the Canadian tar sands. Prime Minister Stephen Harper has already been nominated and has chosen to donate to ALS Association of Canada.
International: Burger King confirms deal to take over Tim Hortons, Global News–anger on both sides of the border voice their opinions.