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19 hrs ago | Marine News

Green Marine, ACPA Partner to Reduce Environmental Footprint

Green Marine and the Association of Canadian Port Authorities have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with the goal of jointly expanding efforts to reduce the marine industry's environmental footprint and encourage the industry to continuously improve its environmental performance.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Lebanon

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Common Dreams

Where Oil Meets Water: Energy East an unacceptable risk to waterways

Drinking water, beluga habitat, and fishing and swimming holes are all at risk if TransCanada's proposed Energy East pipeline is approved, says a new report.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Globe and Mail

Jobs, economy top issues of New Brunswick election, premier says

New Brunswick Premier David Alward and his wife Ronda arrive ahead of Alward's meeting with Lt.-Gov. Graydon Nicholas in Fredericton, N.B., on Monday, August 18, 2014.

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Related Topix: Canada, North Brunswick, NJ

Sun Aug 17, 2014

GlobalNews

Pilot who died in N.B. air ambulance crash identified as plane's owner

The company that operates the New Brunswick air ambulance that crashed Saturday on Grand Manan island has identified the pilot who died as the firm's owner Klaus Sonnenberg.

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Related Topix: Canada,

Fri Aug 15, 2014

CBC News

Port Saint John gets 'smart' weather buoy

Port Saint John is getting a new "smart" weather buoy in response to increased traffic in the port, officials announced at the port on Friday.

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Related Topix: Canada

Ctl.ca

Canada and New Brunswick and partners launch the SmartATLANTIC buoy project in Saint John

The federal government, the province of New Brunswick and several other project partners today announced funding for SmartATLANTIC Saint John buoy project to help improve the efficiency, safety and environmental stewardship of marine transportation in the Bay of Fundy.

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Related Topix: Canada

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Manawatu Standard

St John buildings not up to standard

Fourteen more buildings have been added to the Palmerston North City Council's list of earthquake-prone buildings, bringing the tally to 160.

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Related Topix: Canada, New Zealand, World News

Bloomberg

Paul Browning Leaves Irving Oil 16 Months Into CEO Job

Paul Browning has left Irving Oil Ltd., owner of Canada 's largest refinery, 16 months after taking over as chief executive officer.

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Related Topix: Canada

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Guardian

Recent application part of strategy

Editor: The end of a recent uni-gendered focus group convinced me that Cavendish Farms was considering leaving P.E.I. One of the other nine men was convinced that Moosehead was leaving the Maritimes.

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Related Topix: Canada, Opinion

Sat Aug 09, 2014

The Fountain Pen

Sunny Day Walkabout in Downtown Guelph

Guelph's downtown core is alive with beautiful flowers all summer long. Wandering around with a camera is a wonderful and relaxing way to spend a sunny Saturday afternoon, so that's exactly what your intrepid Editor did for her Editor's SunnyDay Downtown Walkabout.

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Related Topix: Canada,

CNN

Canada shooting suspect pleads guilty

With three police officers dead and two others wounded, Justin Bourque had finally admitted "I'm done" and given up.

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Related Topix: Canada

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Halifax considers extending vote to permanent residents

BRETT BUNDALE CITY HALL REPORTER HALIFAX CITY HALL Published August 7, 2014 - 7:29am Last Updated August 7, 2014 - 7:32am Three months ago, Nahed Mutlaq packed her bags and moved more than 10,000 kilometres from Yemen to Nova Scotia.

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Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Bertha brings unexpected visitor to Louisbourg

After departing Halifax on Monday, the tall ship Lord Nelson was scheduled to visit St-Pierre-Miquelon in the northwestern Atlantic when its crew encountered thick fog.

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CBC News

Saint John drops plan for industrial park expansion

Coun. Bill Farren asked whether the city had any problems negotiating with the provincial government to buy property for an industrial park.

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Related Topix: Canada

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Amherst Daily News

Magical history tour of Houdini's Amherst

Magician Margaret Steele performed a magice trick at each of the four stops along the Houdini walk Sunday in Amherst.

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Related Topix: Amherst, VA, Canada

CBC News

Give permanent residents a vote, Halifax mayor argues

Halifax may become the first Canadian city to let permanent residents, who are not Canadian citizens, vote in municipal elections.

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Related Topix: Canada, North America, World News, Family, Kids,

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Flight Journal

On This Day in Aviation History

1995 - The Grob Strato 2C , a German experimental high altitude research aircraft, sets a world altitude record for manned piston-engined aircraft of 60,897 feet on its last flight.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sun Aug 03, 2014

CBC News

Saint John's 1st cruise ship of the season a 'relief' for tourism

The owner of Steamers Lobster Company on Water Street says a reduced cruise ship schedule is hurting business.

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Related Topix: Canada, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur

HarnessLink.com

Winners crowned in first leg of Spud Island Classic

The opening leg of the Spud Island Classic, presented by the PEI Potato Board, took center stage Saturday at Red Shores at the Charlottetown Driving Park.

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Related Topix: Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables, Canada

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Marine News

Montreal Could Become an Oil Export Hub

Montreal has emerged as an export base for Western Canadian heavy sour crudes as prospects to construct new pipelines to the British Columbia coast, Eastern Canada and U.S. fade.

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