Canada Day Newswire

Canada Day Newswire

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  1. UPDATED: Langley starts Canada Day celebrations earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    33 min ago | Langley Advance

    Scotty Milne was dressed in his Canada Day finery for an early Canada Day celebration June 30 at the Langley Lodge. Photograph By Heather Colpitts/Langley Advance Scotty Milne was dressed in his Canada Day finery for an early Canada Day celebration June 30 at the Langley Lodge.


  2. Ian Mulgrew: Time to become serious about legalization of potRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | Vancouver Sun

    ... and cut road congestion and carbon emissions. Here are a few ideas. Marijuana activists proceeded with an annual Canada Day pot protest outside the Vancouver Art Gallery, despite a cease-and-desist letter from the city in Vancouver on July 1 While ...


  3. Greeting the sunriseRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | North Shore News

    A group of more than 300 patriotic Canada Day hikers greeted Canada's national birthday with the sunrise atop Mount Seymour in North Vancouver and topped it off by breaking into a spontaneous singing of O Canada. To watch a video of that moment, go to


  4. Benson and Bearchell win Canada Day tournamentRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Times-Herald

    A smoky July 1 didn't prevent 55 golfers from taking part in the annual Canada Day Tournament at the Lynbrook Golf Club. Trevor Benson shot a one-under-par 70 to win the men's Canada Day Championship and that was enough to edge out Bryce Ducharme who shot a 74 to finish second.


  5. Some modest proposals for Canada's 150th birthday initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    Thousands mark Canada Day in rainy Ottawa on Wednesday: Maybe the next government could give people extra reason to celebrate in 2017 by repealing the income tax that has been temporary since 1917. The government of Canada has promised more than $200-million for the 150th birthday party.


  6. Woman dives into watery fight between dog, raccoonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Dawn Simmonds with her Brittany Spaniel named Star, when the dog was a puppy. On Canada Day, Simmonds dove into a pond to save her dog, which was being drowned by a raccoon.


  7. Steer wrestler pins down big Canada Day chequeRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Western Wheel

    An Okotoks steer wrestler has more than 14,000 reasons not to worry too much about not being at the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth. Coleman Kohorst won the Ponoka Stampede Showdown on Canada Day and when all was said and done he walked away with more than $14,000 in winnings at the June 25 to July 1 rodeo.


  8. Busy holiday weekend in Niagara FallsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Niagara Falls Blog

    ... Catharines Standard article is about the holiday weekend in May. Based on my observations from Wednesday, July 1 (Canada Day), it should have been another successful day for the tourism industry. Many visitors took advantage of the great weather ...


  9. Suspicious Bowmanville blaze knocked down by police officerRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago |

    A Durham police officer's quick actions saved a vacant Bowmanville building from a deliberately set fire on Canada Day, according to Clarington Fire Chief Gord Weir. On Wednesday, July 1 at 1:14 a.m., Durham Regional Police Constable Paul Manning was on patrol on Liberty Street South, near the Memorial Club House.


  10. Hodge: 'Go Leafs Go' chorus may find old members next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

    ... imploding with dumb deals, I am finally provided the option of cheering for my boyhood idols again. Speaking of Canada Day, one of the highlights of the local activities in Kelowna was a brief four-song tease performance by the cast of the rock ...


  11. Town of Oakville officially names civic holiday Emancipation DayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Before Canada Day had even arrived July 1, Town Council voted unanimously Monday to name the Aug. 3 civic holiday Emancipation Day in recognition of the town's African Canadian heritage and to celebrate freedom. Other municipalities have named the Ontario holiday, which falls on the first Monday of August, after significant people or events.


  12. Youth and Citizen of the Year Award given out in Kensington on Canada DayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    Youth of the Year Award winner, Kiersten Richards, and Citizen of the Year Award winner, Bonnie MacRae, hold up their award and flowers after being recognized for their community efforts on Wednesday at the Kensington Railyards. Mayor Rowan Caseley presented Richards with the Youth of the Year Award at the Kensington Railyards, which featured other July 1 festivities.


  13. Video: Get a drone's eye view of July 1 at Science NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Northern Life

    Drone Malone's latest video presents the Canada Day festivities at Science North from an entirely new angle. Screen capture He's brought us unique perspectives on everything from the Superstack to the pond hockey festival to basketball practice - now Drone Malone has brought the world a drone's eye view of the Canada Day festivities at Science North.


  14. Plenty of fireworks: Canada Day arrest report for Cornwall, SDGRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seaway News

    Cornwall Community Police Service and Ontario Provincial Police were kept busy on Wednesday , after responding to a number of calls, including B&Es, a CCPS officers arrested and charged two motorists with impaired care or control of a motor vehicle and having care and control of a motor vehicle with over 80 mg of alcohol per 100 ml of blood against: Jesse David, 25, of Rooseveltown, N.Y., was stopped in the east end of Cornwall for allegedly operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. He was held in custody for a bail hearing.


  15. The things we do for loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Pull up a lawn chair, spread a blanket out on the grass and plan to take in some amazing theatre this summer. Beginning on Canada Day and continuing until early August, Langley's outdoor Shakespeare theatre company will present Love's Labour's Lost, a look at the ridiculousness of love.


  16. Lucky to live in CanadaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Times-Herald

    Canada Day has come and gone, but our pride for our country shouldn't be limited to just one day. While we aren't perfect - no country is - and while we have many ways to improve, here in Canada we are extraordinarily fortunate compared to many other parts of the world.


  17. Fire destroys home, sends three to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Wellington Advertiser

    Three people were sent to hospital for smoke inhalation when a fire consumed a home on the Fifth Line near here on Canada Day. At approximately 11:30pm on July 1, the Guelph-Eramosa fire department received a call about a possible house fire north of Brucedale.


  18. A man cooks food on a public barbecue in this file photo.Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CTV

    ... and B.C. officials fear it could happen again during this period of vulnerability. Fire concerns put a damper on Canada Day celebrations earlier in the week. Bylaw officers were enforcing the barbecue ban on July 1, and the city of Port Coquitlam ...


  19. Strip Scribbles: Riviera moves east; L.V. on 'AGT'; Bound bartenders; Gordie BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun

    ... GIFT: Golden Nugget headliner impressionist Gordie Brown began celebrating "The True North Strong and Free" on Canada Day on Wednesday at Golden Nugget with a special deal for his fellow Canadians: Free tickets in July. Guests who present a valid ...


  20. July Fourth, Enjoy, But Beware RamadanRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    I'll bet nobody knows this, that July 1 was "Canada Day." They have it every year to celebrate Canada's birthday.