<b>Festival du Voyageur, Winnipeg:</b> Every February, the province of Manitoba comes together to celebrate the history of fur traders and the first French-Canadian settlers with this winter festival of exhibits, performances and arts. Visit festivalvoyageur.mb.ca for more information. (Courtesy Festival du Voyageur)

Top winter festivals in Canada

Winter is the season Canadians know best, so why not celebrate this time of year at one of these fests offering indoor and outdoor fun this chilly season.

Home-care nurses and CarePartners have agreed to resolve their long labour dispute through arbitration. Earlier this year, nurses held an information picket outside the Community Care Access Centre on Victoria St. in Simcoe. The workers took strike action eight months ago after failing to reach a first contract with the company. (JACOB ROBINSON Simcoe Reformer file photo)

Nurses off the picket line

An eight-month strike by home-care nurses in Norfolk and Niagara is coming to an end now that their union and the company, CarePartners, have agreed t