Canada Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Northern Pulp flunks air emission tests - againRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Emissions from the power boiler at the Northern Pulp mill have once again exceeded limits established by the Nova Scotia Environment Department. Nova Scotia's Environment Department has begun an investigation into Northern Pulp operations after the Pictou County mill exceeded air contaminant emissions limits by nearly 50 per cent in June.

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  2. 'Housing first' model pitched as alternative to Vanier homeless shelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... to move people out of shelters and into housing, especially as data shows 60 per cent of shelter space across Canada is used for long-term stays. "A shelter is not a home. It's not designed to be a home and shouldn't be considered a solution to ...

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  3. Seven stories in the news for today, Sept. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Courier

    ... THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck New figures are expected today on the number of people who illegally crossed into Canada to seek asylum last month. Among the numbers will be the final tally of a massive surge in arrivals specifically in Quebec in ...

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  4. Liberals leave royal position vacant in Queen's Sapphire Jubilee yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... is reviewing the future of the position of Canadian Secretary to the Queen. A decades-old liaison job between Canada and the monarch has been left vacant since May, as the Liberal government reviews the future of the position during the Queen's ...

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  5. Bear warning: Saving the Banff-Yoho grizzliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... is a biologist with the University of Alberta who has been leading a study for five years to determine why. "We're in Canada's first National Park with Canada's foundational transportation mode and dealing with grizzly bears which are threatened in ...

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  6. Premier promises 'different style' as National Assembly's fall session gets underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    ... Ottawa is planning to make it legal next July. Quebec hasn't yet said how marijuana will be sold once it's legal in Canada next July. (David Horemans/CBC) Neighbouring Ontario released it own plan earlier this month, saying it will open up to 60 ...

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  7. Scientists say no more room for doubt about impact of pesticides on birds, beesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    ... a senior researcher with the David Suzuki Foundation which is involved in the release of the updated report, said Canada has to catch up to Europe and ban the use of all neonics. Since 2013 the European Union hasn't allowed the use of the three most ...

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  8. NDP leadership contenders make final pitches:Each of the four...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cambridge Times

    ... quit the party this week if the next leader doesn't respect Quebec's decision-making on the issue. He then told Radio-Canada on Saturday that people in Quebec "don't want to see any ostentatious religious symbols. We think that is not compatible ...

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  9. Canadas New Securities Regulator Not Ready for LaunchRead the original story

    Monday | PressReleasePoint

    September 19, 2017 - Canada's proposed new securities regulator , due to be rolled out next year, is not ready for launch, according to a leading financial expert. In Not Ready for Prime Time: Canada's Proposed New Securities Regulator , published by the C.D. Howe Institute, author Harvey Naglie argues that, in its current form, the proposed regulator suffers from key flaws that need addressing.

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  10. Ferryland RCMP arrest trio after one vehicle broken into, another stolenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Compass

    Police arrested two men and a teenaged girl in connection with a pair of crimes on the Avalon Peninsula on Sept. 13. Ferryland RCMP first received a report of a break and enter into a vehicle in Cape Broyle around 12:30 a.m. When they arrived, the suspects had fled the scene.

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  11. Atlantic Lottery's N.L. profit nearly $139M for 2016-17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Compass

    Atlantic Lottery's profits for Newfoundland and Labrador fell $2 million short of its budget for 2016-17 but still came in at over $138.8 million. The corporation released its annual report and financial results Monday at a luncheon hosted by the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce in Prince Edward Island.

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  12. Top vacation spots to visit before they get crowded with touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | CISN Country 103.9 FM

    ... Global News. "Not only Stockholm, but also London, Paris and Amsterdam have seen record low pricing for flights from Canada. Just watch out for fees that some ultra-low-cost carriers charge, such as for carry-on baggage and seat selection," he adds. ...

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  13. Community green spaces integral to Canada's future, say vast majority: new TD Bank Group reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | Canada NewsWire

    ... businesses operating in a number of locations in financial centres around the globe: Canadian Retail, including TD Canada Trust, TD Auto Finance Canada, TD Wealth ( ), TD Direct Investing, and TD Insurance; U.S. Retail, including TD Bank, America's ...

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  14. COMMENTARY: Trudeau needs a legal weed market by 2019 - and Wynne is happy to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | GlobalNews

    ... expressed by the leader of the federal task force on marijuana, Anne McLellan, who last year said it's critical that Canada "go slow" on reforming marijuana laws. Trudeau isn't listening to voices of reason on this one. Once a government hits middle ...

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  15. Ecojustice Climate Science Inquiry Claims Challenged by Mainstream...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Ecojustice Society Canada, a federally registered charity in Canada, claims more money is needed by the Competition Bureau to continue an investigation into Friends of Science Society for billboards that question climate science. Mainstream media have taken up the battle, with commentators stating the case does not fit the ambit of the Competition Act and it infringes on Freedom of Speech.

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  16. Salmon farms seeing a surge in sea liceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

    Parasitic sea lice are disrupting salmon farms around the world, including this Cooke Aquaculture farm in New Brunswick, Canada.

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  17. Young finishes stellar season on a highRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

    Jared Young of Prince George eyes an opposing pitcher while playing for the Everett Emeralds of the Northwest League. - Handout photo When he looks back on his baseball career, Jared Young will always consider 2017 the year he showed up as a blip on Major League Baseball radar screens.

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  18. Montreal emerges as luxury real estate 'hot spot,' Sotheby's report saysRead the original story

    Yesterday | Truro Daily News

    Montreal is emerging as a luxury real estate "hot spot," while Vancouver and Toronto sales should pick up this fall after somewhat sluggish times, according to a new report. Sotheby's International Realty Canada's rosy outlook comes despite a slew of policy changes, including some from Ottawa and a couple provincial governments designed to cool the country's hot housing markets.

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  19. col-whitcombe.19_9182017.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Prince George Citizen

    ... on the number of individuals and necessary for the effective allocation of resources. The last ten years in Canada have been problematic as the 2011 National Household Survey missed a fair amount of data requiring extrapolation from previous ...

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  20. Species living in Westman grasslands in declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Brandon Sun

    Wildlife populations are in dire straits, according to "The Living Plant Report Canada," published last week by the World Wildlife Fund. Of 909 monitored mammal, bird, fish, amphibian and reptile species in Canada, 451 declined in population between 1970 and 2014, according to the WWF's report, which drew from 400 sources of data.

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