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  1. Blue Jackets the right fit for DuboisRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    With the Columbus Blue Jackets still a few minutes away from announcing Dubois as the third-overall pick in the NHL entry draft Friday night at Buffalo, the perceptive power forward from the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles could see the play developing. Dubois and his family were sitting with his agents, Pat Brisson and Andre Ruel, when the Rimouski, Que., native sensed what was transpiring in the draft proceedings.

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  2. Blue Jackets' GM hedges on Finn-ished products in NHL draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Erie Times News

    ... skilled, well-rounded winger who is both a scorer and a playmaker." LW Pierre-Luc Dubois, 6-2, 201 pounds, from Rimouski, Quebec: Finished third in the QMJHL in scoring with 99 points (42 goals, 57 assists). His father, Eric, was selected by the ...

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  3. Drive from Montreal to Rimouski in an electric car by the end of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 20 | CBC News

    Quebec wants more than 15 per cent of all cars sold in the province by 2025 to be electric or low-emission. Electric-car owners will be able to drive past Rimouski from Montreal without fear of running out of battery power.

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  4. ENTREVESTOR: Taking dream from Madagascar to MonctonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... after gaining a scholarship from the Canadian International Development Agency to study at Universite du Quebec at Rimouski, where he obtained his PhD in Marine biochemistry. "In New Brunswick, there's lots of encouragement. ACOA (Atlantic Canada ...

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  5. Rimouski Swings to the Rhythm of Jazz for the 31st YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 9 | Market Wire

    The Honourable Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced $24,300 in support for the 31st Festi Jazz international de Rimouski. This funding, provided by the Government of Canada under the Local Festivals component of the Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage program, will enrich the lineup of concerts featuring talent from Rimouski and support the event's team of volunteers.

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  6. a sailboat drifts past the Toronto skyline on July 10, 2004. the Canadian Press/Steve WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | 680News

    ... Oh, Bathurst? That's in New Brunswick, where the average home price is $108,846. And the best city to retire is Rimouski, Que., with its low property taxes, museums and golf courses. Toronto, with its multicultural makeup and international ...

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  7. North Shore's passenger-cargo ship in limited service as navigation officers strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | CBC News

    Bella DesgagnA s operates between Rimouski and Blanc-Sablon and calls in at numerous communities along the way. Navigation officers who run the main passenger-cargo ship along Quebec's lower North Shore went on strike at midnight on Monday.

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  8. Bella Desgagnes ship officers set to strike at midnightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 6 | CBC News

    Bella DesgagnA s operates between Rimouski and Blanc-Sablon and calls in at numerous communities along the way. A strike by navigation officers serving onboard the Bella DesgagnA s passenger-cargo ship will go into effect at midnight if a last-minute deal isn't reached with the vessel's owner.

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  9. Read "Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville 2016, Part 1" reviewed byRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Quebec and Canadian musicians. Electric bassist/composer/educator , comprised mainly of amateur musicians from the Rimouski area. In starting GGRIL a few years ago, Normand has created an enormously important community music project that is ...

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  10. Read "Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville 2016, Part 1" reviewed byRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | All About Jazz

    ... Quebec and Canadian musicians. Electric bassist/composer/educator , comprised mainly of amateur musicians from the Rimouski area. In starting GGRIL a few years ago, Normand has created an enormously important community music project that is ...

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  11. Windsor Spitfires to host 2017 Memorial CupRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | CBC News

    ... in MasterCard Memorial Cup record books as one of just eight teams to win back-to-back titles at the 2009 event in Rimouski, QC, and Brandon, MB, in 2010. Taylor Hall was named MVP at both events and is the only two-time recipient of the Stafford ...

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  12. Legacy of British children forced to come to Canada lives onRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | CTV

    ... on British Home Children. In Quebec, children were placed in farms and homes across Knowlton, Sherbrooke, Montreal, Rimouski and Quebec City. It's estimated that one out of every 10 Canadians is a descendant of a British Home Child. "The children ...

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  13. Techno Pneu, Nortenha win Miss Retread honorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Tire Business

    Eric Marquis and Jean-Francois Marquis of Techno Pneus Inc. pose with representatives of their tread rubber supplier Vipal Rubber Corp., after being announced as the winners of the 2016 Miss Retread contest at NATRE. NEW ORLEANS Techno Pneus Inc. of Rimouski, Quebec, and Recauchutagem Nortenha of Penafiel, Portugal, were the winners in the Miss Retread truck tire contest at the North American Tire & Retread Expo in New Orleans.

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  14. In just five months, Nunavik ski coach makes big impact in SalluitRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Nunatsiaq News

    ... contract with the Kativik Regional Government, which moved Guay-Vachon to Salluit full-time from his home in Rimouski, Que., to train ski and snowshoe athletes ahead of the competition. Guay-Vachon's impact on the community of 1,300 during his ...

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  15. Gaetan J. Michaud, 73Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | IBerkshires

    Gaetan Joseph Michaud, 73, of Windsor died Monday, April 11, 2016, at his home after a long and courageous battle with COPD. Born in Rimouski, Quebec, Canada, on August 6, 1942, the son of Lionel J. Michaud and Rose Anne Levesque Michaud, he was educated in Canada and Pittsfield schools.

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  16. NHL Releases Final Rankings for 2016 DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | On the Forecheck

    ... Karpat. Four of the five top-ranked skaters from North America come from NHL bloodlines: No. 1 Pierre-Luc Dubois (Rimouski, Que.), a forward for the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles (QMJHL), is the son of former NHL Draft selection and current QMJHL ...

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  17. Who might come forward to lead the NDP?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | CBC News

    ... had expressed his support for Mulcair. Another MP first elected in 2011, the 47-year-old Caron holds the riding of Rimouski-Neigette-TA miscouata-Les Basques. He mounted three unsuccessful bids for a seat in Ottawa before that win. Caron ...

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  18. Canadian Labour Congress head says NDP needs new leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Globe and Mail

    ... and she decides to run, she's got my support. That's up to the convention to decide," he said. Gilles Demers of the Rimouski-Neigette-TA miscouata-Les Basques riding association, home to Quebec MP Guy Caron, says he and another delegate are ...

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  19. Crab ice cream on Quebec chef's menu gets sweet reviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | CBC News

    The Rimouski restaurant owners say the sweet and salty flavour of the crab works well for ice cream. A chef in Quebec's Lower St. Lawrence region is dishing up snow crab ice cream in an effort to show off the sweeter side of the seafood.

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  20. Islanders blast Oceanic to take 2-1 series lead PhotoRead the original story

    Mar 29, 2016 | The Guardian

    Charlottetown Islanders right-winger Daniel Sprong, left, and Rimouski Oceanic defenceman Jeremie Beaudin fight for position as the puck goes into the corner Tuesday at the Eastlink Centre. Charlottetown Islanders centre Filip Chlapik, left, tries to get a shot past Louis-Philip Guindon Tuesday in Game 3 of their playoff series.

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