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  1. Shoppers find deals at Sears Canada liquidation sales underwhelmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ottawa Business Journal

    Merchandise on display at the Sears store in the St. Laurent Centre on Thursday, the first day of liquidation sales. Sears Canada began its liquidation sales at its remaining stores across the country Thursday, but many shoppers found the deals to be underwhelming.

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  2. Sears Canada liquidation sales underway across the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 19 | CTV

    Everything must go is the mantra at Sears Canada locations across the country as the one-time mainstay of Canada's retail landscape prepares to close its doors for good. Liquidation sales at the 64-year-old department store chain began on Thursday, following an ill-fated 18-month-long in-store revival effort that failed to gain traction with consumers.

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  3. Canada Wants to Solve U.S. Nuclear Woes With Faraway DamsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 13 | The Washington Post

    The key to replacing aging nuclear plants in the U.S. Northeast may lie 1,000 miles away, along a remote river tumbling through the Canadian wilderness. In boreal forests above the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Hydro-Quebec is building a series of dams that will generate enough electricity for more than one million homes.

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  4. Hydro-Quebec building dams to solve U.S. nuclear woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    The key to replacing aging nuclear plants in the U.S. Northeast may lie 1,000 miles away, along a remote river tumbling through the Canadian wilderness. In boreal forests above the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Hydro-Quebec is building a series of dams that will generate enough electricity for more than one million homes.

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  5. Sears closures years in the making, Ottawa employee saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 12 | CBC News

    On Tuesday, Sears Canada announced plans to close all 130 stores, including three in the capital. If their court motion is approved, hundreds in the area will lose their jobs.

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  6. Saintwoods Drops a Simple and Laid-Back Graphic Print CapsuleRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 12 | Hypebeast.com

    Montreal-based label/creative agency Saintwoods has dropped a ten-piece capsule collection titled "SW.005" for the fall season. Keeping with the label's laid-back attitude and casual style, this collection features T-shirts and hoodies emblazoned with Saintwoods' original logo print, as well as new graphics headed by art director Thomas Pilgrim.

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  7. Three Sears stores in Ottawa to liquidate, 323 out of jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Ottawa Citizen

    More than 300 Ottawans will be out of jobs from three local Sears stores after the company announced all its Canadian locations would close shop. Sears Canada is seeking approval to liquidate its roughly 130 remaining stores and put 12,000 employees out of work across the country, including retail and distribution jobs.

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  8. Governments can regulate culture. The question is should we?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | The Globe and Mail

    There is a notion floating around that it's no longer possible to regulate culture - that the digital revolution has upended old policies that sought to protect Canadian arts and letters from foreign competition. That notion is false.

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  9. Assault investigation shuts part of St-Laurent Blvd.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 10 | CBC News

    A man was injured during a fight on St-Laurent Boulevard between Ontario and Sherbrooke streets early this morning. Police have closed part of St-Laurent for the investigation.

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  10. Four innovative businesses from the Rimouski-Neigette and La Mitis RCMs can continue to expandRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... benefits businesses and communities. Quotes "I am proud of the Government of Canada's support for four Bas-Saint-Laurent businesses that stand out because they are dynamic, bold and innovative. The contributions will help them continue to develop ...

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  11. Six businesses and organizations in the Kamouraska RCM receive...Read the original story

    Jul 10, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... our businesses and organizations. We therefore wholeheartedly support the efforts of these Cote-du-Sud and Bas-Saint-Laurent organizations in increasing their productivity and creating more wealth and jobs." Norbert Morin, Member for Cote-du-Sud and ...

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  12. Milnes: Canada 150 time capsule a reminder of the people behind our politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 6 | Ottawa Citizen

    Art Milne has received a collection of letters from people all over the world for a Time Capsule for Canada 150 that he plans to plant in his backyard July 1st. The Kingston writer's home is already noteworthy as he has trees planted there by former US President Jimmy Carter and his wife and seven former Prime Ministers of Canada, including John Turner, Joe Clark, Jean Chretien, Brian Mulroney, Kim Campbell, Stephen Harper and Paul Martin.

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  13. The New YSL Museum OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | In Paris Now

    The new Yves Saint Laurent museum highlights the momentous body of work of the greatest designer and couturier of the 20th century. It's located in the hotel particulier where St. Laurent designed for over 30 years.

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  14. Special building, special open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 30 | SooToday

    Lieutenant-Colonel Lance Knox, 49th Field Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery commanding officer, chats with reservists at an open house held at the Sault Ste. Marie Armoury, Sept.

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  15. Climb every mountain to get hold of these redsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 30 | Daily Mail

    You say Austria, I say GrA1 4ner Veltliner, a white wine as bright and gleaming as the Alpine backdrop to The Sound Of Music. But the red wines of Austria are a sumptuous symphony that also deserve to be centre stage.

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  16. Updates on junior high and Paul Kane volleyball and the midget AAA RaidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | St. Albert Gazette

    The Paul Kane men are competing in division one after winning the division two championship last year while going 9-1. The lady Blues finished 2-5 last year in division one when league play was split into two pools, unlike the 12-team single division format this season.

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  17. Ottawa, Gatineau traffic updates for Sept. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | CBC News

    Doug Hempstead is CBC Ottawa's traffic specialist and can be heard on CBC Radio's Ottawa Morning and All In A Day. Sometimes, he even sleeps.

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  18. ANALYSIS: With second United Nations speech, Justin Trudeau goes where no Liberal PM has gone beforeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will address the annual United Nations General Assembly in New York City Thursday morning, and, in doing so, will be a perfect two-for-two at the UN. That is to say, Trudeau has been Canada's prime minister for the opening 'leaders week' for two United Nations General Assembly sessions and he has given a speech to the UNGA each time.

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  19. Moving from talk to action on Indigenous affairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | MacLeans

    Former RCAP commissioner Paul Chartrand on how Justin Trudeau's move to split the Indigenous affairs department in two falls short Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, Carolyn Bennett speaks as AFN National Chief Perry Bellegarde looks on at the Assembly of First Nations annual general meeting in Regina, Sask., Tuesday July 25, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Mark Taylor Paul L.A.H. Chartrand of St Laurent, Man., is Counsel to the law firm DDWest LLP with offices in Winnipeg, Calgary and Airdrie.

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  20. Body found in burned car in Saint-LaurentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2017 | GlobalNews

    Around 11:15 a.m. firefighters were called to the scene of a car fire and were quickly able to control the flames. Police found a body inside a burned car behind industrial buildings on Vanden-Abeele st., near St-Francois in St-Laurent. @Global_Montreal pic.twitter.com/Uh3mTHlqcE

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