PRESS DIGEST- Canada-Feb 16

Mon Feb 16, 2015 5:22am EST
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Feb 16 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


** Canada Development Investment Corp is looking for a buyer for Ridley Terminals Inc, which is struggling through an industry slump that has seen coal prices collapse. The terminal is expected to suffer a hefty drop in shipments from the West Coast this year. (

** A Canadian National Railway Co train carrying 100 tank cars of crude oil derailed and caught fire in Northern Ontario early Sunday. A CN spokesman said there were no injuries in the derailment, which happened around midnight on Saturday about 80 km south of Timmins. (

** Enrolment at independent schools across British Columbia has spiked this year, and the 2014 five-week public-school teachers' strike is part of the reason, says a spokesman for a group representing private institutions. The high demand means that some families who filled out applications for the coming 2015-16 school year have been put on waiting lists or haven't been accepted at all. (