Canada Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Agriculture ministers reach five-year, $3-billion deal to boost farm sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... anything." He said the partnership is meant to help the sector continue to "innovate, grow and prosper and position Canada as a leader in the global economy." There are six key components, including science and research, market development, ...

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  2. Agriculture ministers reach five-year, $3-billion deal to boost farm sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Chilliwack Times

    ... anything." He said the partnership is meant to help the sector continue to "innovate, grow and prosper and position Canada as a leader in the global economy." There are six key components, including science and research, market development, ...

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  3. All hands in the lake: Public field day examines life in Bras d'Or LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    Members of the Atlantic Coastal Action Program use nets to get samples of marine life in the Bras d'Or Lake, N.S. For the third year in a row, citizen scientists are invited to come to the Bras d'Or Lake, Cape Breton's 4,000-square kilometre inland sea, and help track its ever-changing animal and plant life forms. The event will take place Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Grand Narrows, St. Peters and Eskasoni.

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  4. First Nations lawsuit blames government inaction for Husky oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    A First Nations lawsuit alleges that government inaction is at least partly to blame for a Husky Energy oil spill that fouled water supplies for tens of thousands of people along the North Saskatchewan River last summer. A statement of claim filed Thursday by the James Smith band in Melfort, Sask., against the provincial and federal governments says Saskatchewan ignored pipeline safety recommendations from its own auditor general made four years before the accident.

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  5. Elks, Pepperjacks go deep in Shooters fastpitch doubleheaderRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    ... the Elks, while Jay Duffy, Jeremy Locke, Laffin and Wood each had a hit and an RBI. In other action, the Nova Scotia Canada Games team swept a pair of games from the White Rock Rockies, winning 9-6 and 5-4. In Game 1, Coby Crowell stroked two hits ...

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  6. Merger weekend? Alberta Wildrose, PCs voting on proposal for new united partyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Telegram

    Alberta's political landscape faces a potentially seismic shift this weekend as two right-of-centre parties vote on whether to join forces to try to defeat Premier Rachel Notley's NDP government. The Progressive Conservatives led by Jason Kenney and Brian Jean's Opposition Wildrose will wrap up voting on a proposal to merge as the new United Conservative Party.

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  7. George Drummond Birks led Montreal family jewelry firm for 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... members of the Goldsmiths Guild in London, dating back to the 17th century. John Birks was the first to immigrate to Canada, in 1832. He worked as a pharmacist in Montreal, then a city of 30,000 people. Two of his children died in a cholera epidemic ...

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  8. Interview: Danko JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ChartAttack

    ... industry would keep trying to re-issue cds to compete and now there are platforms like Spotify. Spotify is big in Canada now but in Europe its a marker for booking bands. They look to see how many Spotify listeners you have. What hasn't changed is ...

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  9. New review finds 'systemic weaknesses' at N.L. chief medical examiner's officeRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The News

    ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A review of Newfoundland and Labrador's chief medical examiner's office has found that the loss of a key piece of evidence in a murder investigation - a baby's brain - was a "complex error" triggered by "systemic weaknesses" that left the organization vulnerable. Dr. Matthew Bowes, the chief medical examiner for Nova Scotia, carried out the review and found "important deficiencies" at the Newfoundland office tasked with investigating the suspicious death of a four-month-old baby in November 2013.

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  10. The Friday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... Some senior Liberals have accused the Conservatives of fanning anti-Trudeau sentiment in the United States just as Canada is preparing for the launch of talks to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement. SHARING NAFTA POSITIONS 'ILLOGICAL,' ...

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  11. RCMP investigating 'suspicious' B.C. fire that destroyed eight homesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SooToday

    ... to current support from departments and agencies including the Canadian Armed Forces, Public Health Agency, RCMP and Canada Post. Williams Lake, which was evacuated nearly a week ago, was among the areas of the province to see rain on Thursday, but ...

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  12. North Atlantic right whale to be examined on New Brunswick islandRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SooToday

    Marine mammal experts began carving up the remains of another endangered North Atlantic right whale on Friday in a bid to determine what caused the death of the latest whale to be found floating in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Matthew Hardy of the Fisheries Department said around 30 people were assisting in the necropsy - or animal autopsy - being conducted near a lighthouse on the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. The animal is the eighth North Atlantic right whale to have died in the Gulf over the last six weeks.

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  13. Thunder Bay Mayor charged with extortionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Wawatay News

    Autumn Peltier's eyes were streaming with tears as she presented a sacred water bundle to Justin Trudeau during the Assembly of First Nations national... While Aboriginal people are usually "barely on the radar" at most print and online media outlets in Ontario, a Journalist's for Human Rights report says... Thunder Bay now has another way to report experiences with racism with the launch of a new racism-reporting tool open to the public.

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  14. Al Gore praises Trudeau on climate change - but says there's room for improvementRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    ... heavy use of fossil fuels," such as Trudeau's support of the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion. He didn't single out Canada, noting that the U.S. is also heavily reliant on fossil fuels. "I completely understand that this is a time of transition and ...

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  15. Man struck, killed by vehicle on Big River First NationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBC News

    A 24-year-old man has died after being struck by a vehicle on the Big River First Nation, Sask., early Friday morning. Members of the Big River RCMP and a collision reconstructionist from Prince Albert, Sask., are investigating the cause of the accident.

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  16. Canada's airports #1 when it comes to cell serviceRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | ITWorld Canada

    ... Trudeau International Airport (YUL) to round out the top five. "[Faster Canadian speeds] makes sense considering Canada has the fastest cellular download speeds for the country as a whole (33.40 Mbps) of any of the countries included in this ...

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  17. New official picture of Prince George released to celebrate his fourth birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Metro UK News

    ... with bubbles at a children's party for Military families at Government House in Victoria during the Royal Tour of Canada last September (Picture: PA) The Duchess of Cambridge with Prince George outside the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in west ...

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  18. Justin Trudeau stops in Shelburne, N.S., for s'mores, media opRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Nova News Now

    Prime Minster Justin Trudeau cooks a smores with his son Hadrien during a visit to children at the Municipality of Shelburne's Out and About Day Camp at Islands Park on July 21 to highlight the Canada Child Benefit. A few of the children with the crowd for Trudeau to arrive at the provincial park didn't look enthused with the event.

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  19. Deep Cove golfer poised for Canadian OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | North Shore News

    ... The first time was in 2001 when at the age of 29 his performance in some local events earned him a spot in the Air Canada Championship at Surrey's Northview Golf and Country Club. "It was before I had any experience playing any kind of tour golf," ...

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  20. Federal government lengthens funding for next generation Olympics, ParalympiansRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Chronicle-Journal

    Sarah Mitton is spending the summer in Toronto to train with one of the strongest groups of Canadian throwers ever assembled. The 20-year-old shot putter from Brooklyn, N.S., has been identified as a "NextGen" athlete, and at Athletics Canada's East Hub at York University, she has access to everything from top coaching, use of the weight room and track, sport medicine and science, down to nutritional supplements.

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