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  1. MacLauchlan speaks truth on tradeRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Guardian

    Alberta Premier Rachel Notley, left, speaks with P.E.I. Premier Wade MacLauchlan as Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister looks on during a meeting of First Ministers in Whitehorse, Yukon, in July. By Alex Whalen and Jackson Doughart: Lowering barriers to internal trade is a serious priority for commerce and opportunity.

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  2. Advocates: Canada's mental health system needs fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | MacLeans

    Canada trails the pack when it comes to mental health funding levels among comparable industrially developed nations-but advocates say a promise from the federal government to improve services means the time is ripe to push for change. "Access to care is abysmal in most places throughout the country and of course that's linked not only, but very much to funding," said Louise Bradley, executive director of the Mental Health Commission of Canada, in a recent interview.

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  3. Time to bolster Canada's chronically under funded mental health system: advocatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Globe and Mail

    A worker walks through the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Emergency Department in Toronto, Tuesday November 4, 2014 A worker walks through the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Emergency Department in Toronto, Tuesday November 4, 2014 Canada trails the pack when it comes to mental health funding levels among comparable industrially developed nations - but advocates say a promise from the federal government to improve services means the time is ripe to push for change. "Access to care is abysmal in most places throughout the country and of course that's linked ... not only, but very much to funding," said Louise Bradley, executive director of the Mental Health Commission of Canada, in a recent interview.

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  4. COMMENTARY: MacLauchlan speaks truth on tradeRead the original story

    Friday Aug 26 | Journal-Pioneer

    Yet provincial governments have impeded the cause for decades. The agenda of First Ministers meetings is often dominated by complaints to the federal government, rather than negotiating improvements to trading regimes.

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  5. The line item that shows the NDP can't clean up Alberta's balance sheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | MacLeans

    How desperate is the Alberta NDP to avoid cuts to public services? There's a veritable laundry list of ways. Alberta Premier Rachel Notley arrives for a meeting of provincial premiers in Whitehorse, Yukon, Thursday, July, 21, 2016.

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  6. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall shuffles cabinet as promised after electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall arrives for a meeting of provincial premiers in Whitehorse, Yukon, Thursday, July 21, 2016. Six ministers are changing portfolios in a cabinet shuffle Saskatchewan Premier Wall promised after last spring's election.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall arrives for a meeting of provincial premiers in Whitehorse, Yukon, Thursday, July 21, 2016.

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  7. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall shuffles cabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The Globe and Mail

    Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall arrives for a meeting of provincial premiers in Whitehorse, Yukon, on July 21, 2016. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall arrives for a meeting of provincial premiers in Whitehorse, Yukon, on July 21, 2016.

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  8. Royals to visit Vancouver, Victoria, Whitehorse this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Prince George Citizen

    ... a canoe ride at Lake Blachford Lake, N.W.T., lodge on July 5, 2011. The couple will visit British Columbia and the Yukon this fall. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit an area in B.C. known for its ancient ...

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  9. Royals to visit Vancouver, Victoria, Whitehorse during Canadian tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | SooToday

    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit an area in B.C. known for its ancient rainforests as well a community in Yukon that was a resting spot for Klondike gold miners when they come to Canada next month. Kensington Palace tweeted Monday morning that Prince William and his wife Kate will visit Vancouver, Victoria, Bella Bella, Haida Gwaii and Kelowna in British Columbia as well as Whitehorse and Carcross in Yukon.

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  10. Operation NANOOK 2016 launches today in Canada's NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | The Lookout Newspaper

    Operation NANOOK 2016, Canada's annual northern sovereignty operation, begins today and will occur in three locations across the North. Approximately 850 military and civilian participants will take part in the operation, which this year will focus on interagency operations with federal and territorial agencies in Yukon.

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  11. Prince William and Kate to stop in seven cities, including Vancouver...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | National Post

    Kensington Palace tweeted Monday morning that Prince William and his wife, Kate, will visit Vancouver, Victoria, Bella Bella, Haida Gwaii and Kelowna in British Columbia as well as Whitehorse and Carcross in Yukon. This will be the royal couple's second visit to Canada.

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  12. Men who appealed $845,000 penalty for container recycling scam will now pay moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | CBC News

    ... in northwest Edmonton that received crushed and baled beverage containers from a recycling society in Whitehorse, Yukon. The containers had already been returned for deposit refunds. In Edmonton, the containers were sorted, counted and put into ...

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  13. Royals to visit Vancouver, Victoria, Whitehorse during Canadian visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Kensington Palace tweeted Monday morning that Prince William and his wife, Kate, will visit Vancouver, Victoria, Bella Bella, Haida Gwaii and Kelowna in British Columbia as well as Whitehorse and Carcross in Yukon. This will be the royal couple's second visit to Canada.

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  14. Prince William and Kate Middleton heading to Canada on first Royal tour with George and CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... sea lions." From there the royals will travel to lakeside city Kelowna before heading to wild mountainous territory Yukon where they will stop at capital Whitehorse and community Carcross with a population of just 289. Their final stop before ...

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  15. Kate Middleton and Prince William Officially Announce Royal Tour of Canada in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | E! Online

    Kate Middleton and Prince William have announced their Royal Tour of Canada for the end of September, which will include their first official visit to British Colombia and Yukon. The couple will also stop in Vancouver, Victoria, Bella Bella, Haida Gwaii and Kelowna, B.C. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are especially excited about the trip as Canada holds "very happy memories" for them, having been the location of their first official tour as newlyweds in 2011, according to Kensington Palace.

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  16. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Will Tour Canada September 24 to October...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Freshnews

    The unique beauty of Canada's West Coast and the rugged wildness of the North will be front and centre during The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second official Royal Tour to Canada. The Honourable Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced Their Royal Highnesses will visit five communities in British Columbia-Victoria, Vancouver, Haida Gwaii, Bella Bella, and Kelowna-and two communities in Yukon-Whitehorse and Carcross.

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  17. Details of William and Kate's 2nd visit to Canada releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | The Toronto Star

    ... Vancouver, Victoria, Bella Bella, Haida Gwaii and Kelowna in British Columbia as well as Whitehorse and Carcross in Yukon. This will be the royal couple's second visit to Canada. Their first, following their 2011 wedding, took them to Ottawa, ...

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  18. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Will Tour Canada September 24 to October 1, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Market Wire

    The unique beauty of Canada's West Coast and the rugged wildness of the North will be front and centre during The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second official Royal Tour to Canada. The Honourable Melanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage, today announced Their Royal Highnesses will visit five communities in British Columbia-Victoria, Vancouver, Haida Gwaii, Bella Bella, and Kelowna-and two communities in Yukon-Whitehorse and Carcross.

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  19. Prince William and Kate's Canada tour dates revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Hellomagazine.com

    ... Vancouver, Victoria, Bella Bella, Haida Gwaii and Kelowna in British Columbia, followed by Whitehorse and Carcross in Yukon. So far no mention has been made of whether Prince George , three, and one-year-old Princess Charlotte will accompany their ...

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  20. Whitehorse cooking festival transforming Yukon eating, chef saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | CBC News

    Carson Schiffkorn, owner and chef of Inn on the Lake at Marsh Lake, says Yukon food has changed over the years - and that's partly because of the festival. He says the festival itself has shifted over its four-year history; from introducing southern cooking to Yukoners, to featuring Yukon chefs and Yukon foods.

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