Canada Day Newswire

Canada Day Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Canada Day.

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  1. Harper headed to Rideau Hall, expected to trigger election campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Edmonton Journal

    "Shhhh," he seems to be saying. "I've got a secret." Prime Minister Stephen Harper waves after addressing the Canada Day crowd on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Wednesday July 1, 2015.


  2. Changes in store for Kamloops Idol this year: 'It's going to be idol mania'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2012 | Daily News

    ... past, the main competition has seen between 80 and 90 entrants aged 14 and up vie for 40 semi-final spots in the Canada Day showdown at Riverside Park. This year's idol is also open to youth aged 8 to 13, with an anticipated 30 to 50 young voices ...


  3. Thousands of tenants, who usually can enjoy the pool by July 1, were...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | The London Free Press

    ... back today. The community pool, which serves thousands of tenants in the 13 buildings and normally opens around Canada Day, has been empty this summer.. The Ottawa-based Minto Group, which owns the complex, blamed a lack of lifeguards to supervise ...


  4. Ships to Shore Steveston 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | 24 Hours

    ... boating demonstrations and food trucks. For the second year in a row, the festival will be capped off with a Canada Day fireworks show over the Steveston Channel. The show will begin at 10:15pm off Imperial Landing in Steveston. Also on July 1, ...


  5. Tensions were high inside Mountie anti-terror operationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Vancouver Sun

    ... suffering from serious injuries in a home on East 24th Avenue Sunday afternoon. VANCOUVER - Frustration about Canada Day terror bomber John Nuttall among RCMP investigators reached the boiling point with the key undercover officer exclaiming: ...


  6. Cobourg fireworks technician Mike Stewart creates - art in the sky'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 |

    Pyrotechnician Mike Stewart designed Cobourg's Canada Day fireworks display. He's been creating art in the sky for the last eight years.


  7. July 24, 1925: Journal car delivers more than the bloomin' newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Edmonton Journal

    ... holiday said. (Dominion Day commemorated the formation of Canada as a dominion on July 1, 1867. It was renamed Canada Day by an Act of Parliament in 1982.) The car made 36 stops that day. In August 1923, it handled more than 100 calls on a couple of ...


  8. 'Lots of exciting things going on'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2013 | Daily News

    Ben Bellano, left, Carmelita Chatelaine, Sunny Lee, Nandi Spolia and Haydee Salina show off a variety of ethnic foods at a press event promoting Canada Day. Photograph By Murray Mitchell Ben Bellano, left, Carmelita Chatelaine, Sunny Lee, Nandi Spolia and Haydee Salina show off a variety of ethnic foods at a press event promoting Canada Day.


  9. She's going for Miss B.C. titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2012 | Daily News

    ... much of her young life. She was only 11 when she was chosen in 2003 as one of two Kamloops students to read their Canada Day essays at that year's July 1 celebration in Riverside Park. Five years later, the community applauded a 16-year-old ...


  10. City expedites removal of abandoned building over fears of arsonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | St. Albert Gazette

    ... for the remediation," said Monique St. Louis, director of Build St. Albert, in a presentation to council. On Canada Day, Riverlot 8 a known party spot was the site of a suspected arson. The blaze destroyed the abandoned McDonald farmhouse. Fire ...


  11. Ian Mulgrew: Mountie worried about exploiting terror coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Vancouver Sun

    ... charges. A hearing into police conduct in the case continues. The RCMP investigation into the 2013 Canada Day plot was tense with concerns about coercion and making terrorists out of the Surrey couple who have been found guilty of the thwarted ...


  12. RECORDING: Harris Eisenstadt's "Canada Day IV" Will Be Released on September 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | All About Jazz

    "With each new release, Canada Day is developing into a more intriguing ensemble as well as an ideal, malleable outlet for Eisenstadt's distinctive concepts." -Shaun Brady, Jazz Times on Bass Canada Day III made many Best of 2012 lists.


  13. 8-year-old named hero of the Hub TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | SooToday

    SAULT STE MARIE REGION CONSERVATION AUTHORITY ************************* On Wednesday, July 1, while many people in the city were enjoying Canada Day barbeques or the festivities at the Roberta Bondar Pavilion some of you might have been participating in the 4th Annual John Rowswell Hub Trail Festival. This event is a free, family event that encourages everyone to Walk, Ride or Roll your way along the Hub Trail from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The Children's "Jumpstart" Bicycle Rodeo was just one of fourteen passport stations along the trail.


  14. Why some Canadians' bank info is being sent to IRSRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | CTV

    ... to know: On July 1, 2014, Canadian banks began searching for clients who are U.S. citizens under FATCA . As of Canada Day this year, Canadian banks were able to begin handing that information over to the CRA. With the new agreement in place, banking ...


  15. NDP's Mulcair launches campaign-style tour of OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Nanaimo Daily News

    NDP Leader Tom Mulcair, centre, bowls during the Canada Day tourney at the James Gardens Lawn Bowling Club in Toronto on July 1, 2015. Tom Mulcair is jumping the starting gun for this fall's election, hitting the campaign trail this week in the crucial battleground of Ontario.


  16. Smoak's two home runs lead Blue Jays' onslaught over Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Neepawa Press

    ... hit the Blue Jays' fifth home run of the day to deep centre for an 11-2 lead. Notes: The Blue Jays honoured Canada Day before the game with Canadian soldiers unfurling a large flag over the outfield. A colour guard marched provincial flags from the ...


  17. Beachside youth experiences Beaumont-HamelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Nor'Wester

    Jarod Locke was chosen as the Newfoundland and Labrador Air Cadet to participate in the Canada Day pilgrimage to Beaumont Hamel, and is pictured here at the Trail of the Caribou Monument. Seventeen-year-old Jarod Locke of Beachside was one of 19 provincial youth on a pilgrimage at each of the five Caribou Memorials in France and Belgium that mark the battlegrounds of the Royal Newfoundland Regiment.


  18. Sask. man admits to role in fatal Canada Day ATV crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | GlobalNews

    A man from the Cote First Nation has pleaded guilty to three charges after a fatal accident earlier this month in east-central Saskatchewan involving a stolen all-terrain vehicle. Brandon Cote, 18, died from injuries suffered in the crash that happened early July 1 in Kamsack.


  19. Memorial Day, Canada Day celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Nor'Wester

    ... Forces, Sgt. Kelly Caravan and WO John Blanchette, who laid the Memorial Day Wreath, raised the flag and cut the Canada Day birthday cake. Caravan and Blanchette, along with their daughter, Jasmine, are home on holidays from Petawawa, visiting with ...


  20. South Brook 50+ club visits Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | Nor'Wester

    ... of Little Bay was presented a shadow box of memorabilia, by members of Her Majesty's Canadian Ship St. John's , Canada Day at Kona Beach. The annual celebrations at Long Island to commemorate Memorial Day and to celebrate Canada's birthday on July 1 ...