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22 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Memorial chair disappointed with lack of gov't support

Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum memorial project committee chair Archie Londry stands inside the museum on Tuesday with one of the black granite panels that will be inscribed with the 19,286 names of airmen who died during the Second World War.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Journal of Commerce

Express entry expected to prevent immigration backlogs

Citizenship and Immigration Canada is launching a new immigration system that offers express entry to immigrants under the Federal Skilled Trades Program who want to become permanent residents.

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The First Perspective-Aboriginal

To break cycle of poverty, development must include First Nations

The Globe and Mail has sought out a series of columns from thought leaders in Western Canada, people whose influence is shaping debate but whose names may not be widely recognized.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Prince Albert Daily Herald

COLUMN: Perry Bergson - Jul 7, 2014

While I'll never climb it, and really wouldn't want to, it was something that I once knew very little about.

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Related Topix: Jon Krakauer, Vocal, Canada, Avalanche

Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Canada's fete without Quebec

There's a joke in Quebec that, because weather is a federal matter, it's always sunny on Canada Day.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Life, Holidays, Canada Day,

Thu Jul 03, 2014

CBC News

Trans-Pacific Partnership trade talks going on in Ottawa behind closed doors

Trade officials from Canada and other Asia-Pacific nations are meeting behind closed doors in Ottawa to discuss the Trans-Pacific Partnership, a massive free-trade proposal that could create one of the world's largest trading blocks.

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Canadian Business Magazine

Why Canada's Anti-Spam Law won't harm small businesses

Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation took effect on July 1. And with that, the fear and loathing reached fever pitch.

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Related Topix: Email Spam, Canada

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Globe and Mail

Apples to apples, Canada's health system underperforms

Relatively expensive and underperforming. These words describing Canada's health-care system are now widely accepted in political and medical circles - in contrast to what we heard as recently as a decade ago, when "experts" and politicians still insisted that Canada had one of the best systems in the world.

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Related Topix: Health Insurance, Health, Canada, Medicine, Nursing, Long Term Care

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Brandon Sun

CRTC will work with allies abroad to catch rogue telemarketers, chairman says

The CRTC is exploring a range of new tools to detect and track rogue telemarketers who operate outside of Canada, the head of the Canada's telecommunications agency said Thursday.

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Related Topix: Direct Marketing, Prison, Canada

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Brandon Sun

Private bill would increase oversight of Canada's electronic spy service

A private member's bill sponsored by the Liberal defence critic would bolster oversight of Canada's electronic eavesdropping agency by transferring some ministerial powers to the courts.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Conservatives (UK),

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