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Alexandra Bridge – lane closures

Posted July 11, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) wishes to advise motorists, pedestrians and cyclists of periodic lane closures on the Alexandra Bridge on Tuesday, July 12, 2016, between 9 am and 3 pm.

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Commercial groundfish harvester fined $10,000 for illegal fishing – Ian Jeffrey Garnier found guilty of violations of the <em>Fisheries Act</em>

Posted November 23, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

On June 3, 2016, Ian Garnier, commercial fishing master of the Miss Tatum, pleaded guilty to eight violationsof the Fisheries Act in Courtenay Provincial Court. On July 8, 2016, in Campbell River Provincial Court, the Honourable Judge Catherine Ann Cro…

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Major Investments for the Magdalen Island Airport and Harbour

Posted July 12, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The airport projects have three components: renovating the airport, resurfacing the main runway, taxiways and traffic area, and retrofitting the garage

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Annual Closure of Canadian Coast Guard Seasonal Search and Rescue Bases

Posted November 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian Coast Guard will proceed with the annual closure of its seasonal search and rescue bases in Québec, Tadoussac, Kegaska, Rivière-au-Renard and Havre-Saint-Pierre around December 1, 2016. The Cap-aux-Meules base will close on December 30, 2016.

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Sign of the Times: Sylvia Grinnell Park receives boost

Posted July 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for CanNor announced $62,822 in funding through the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program (CIP 150) to upgrade outdated and dam…

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More kids with special needs to saddle up thanks to enhanced facilities for therapeutic riding program

Posted November 25, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The governments of Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador are making infrastructure investments that will help create jobs, grow the middle class, and build inclusive communities that support vulnerable Canadians.

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Government of Canada helps make family justice more accessible in Calgary

Posted July 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

It is important that families experiencing separation or divorce have access to information, tools and services to help them make decisions and resolve issues in their children’s best interests.

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Ministers Bains and McCallum to announce strategy to attract global talent

Posted November 28, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Event date: November 30, 2016 – The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and the Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will make an announcement about the Government of Canada’s strategy to drive economic growth by improving the recruitment of global talent.

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Technical briefing on Phoenix pay system

Posted July 18, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to an update on the steps taken to address issues with the Phoenix pay system.

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Minister Bennett Welcomes Fall 2016 Auditor General’s Report on Specific Claims

Posted November 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

I welcome the release today of the Auditor General’s Fall 2016 Report on First Nation Specific Claims.

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June 2016

Posted July 19, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Ambassador Bridge
On June 8, 2016, two non-residents were sent for examination after making a wrong turn and crossed the Bridge on route to a wedding in Michigan. During the exam, two undeclared assault rifles, two prohibited magazines, and $40,010 in …

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Jean-Pierre Blais on the Implementation of Pick-and-Pay

Posted December 1, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Before we start the hearing, I’d like to say a few words to highlight that we’ve reached the last step in the implementation of new TV choices stemming from Let’s Talk TV.

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Competition Bureau and Transport Canada’s Policy Group sign memorandum of understanding

Posted July 20, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Competition Bureau and Transport Canada’s Policy Group have acknowledged their important relationship and the value of cooperation by signing a memorandum of understanding (MOU).

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Canada congratulates Colombia on ratification of revised peace agreement

Posted December 1, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

“Canada congratulates the Colombian congress on ratifying the revised peace agreement between the Government of Colombia and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia [FARC].”

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Government of Canada marks national historic significance of Camp Hughes

Posted July 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Government of Canada marks national historic significance of Camp Hughes

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Minister of Status of Women advancing gender equality on the international stage

Posted December 2, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women, wrapped up her participation in the international Women’s Forum for the Economy and Society in Deauville, France.

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Government of Canada Recognizes Westmount for its National Historic Significance

Posted July 25, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Government of Canada Recognizes Westmount for its National Historic Significance

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Government of Canada Invests to Assist Moonbeam Diversify its Economy

Posted December 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is helping the Township of Moonbeam to develop a five-year strategic plan. Thanks to $8451 in FedNor funding, the community is working with a consultant to help it identify the best options for growing and diversifying its tour…

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Minister Hehr to make announcement regarding office opening in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

Posted July 27, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will announce plans to reopen the Veterans Affairs Canada office in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, and speak to Budget 2016 measures which improve …

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Pork Industry Studies Imaging Technology to Deliver Premium Cuts

Posted December 6, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Parliamentary Secretary Jean-Claude Poissant, on behalf of Agriculture and Agri-Food Minister Lawrence MacAulay, today announced nearly $1 million to help the pork sector use new imaging technology to improve the quality of cuts offered to domestic and…

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Recreational Improvements in Stratford

Posted July 28, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Town of Stratford will soon see many of its recreational assets undergo important infrastructure upgrades. Locations include Kelly’s Pond, MacNeill Community Centre and the adjacent MacNeill Ball Field, Robert L. Cotton Centre, and Bunbury Ball Field.

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Minister Dion to focus on international security priorities at Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Ministerial Council

Posted December 7, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Stéphane Dion, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that he will attend the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Ministerial Council in Hamburg, Germany, from December 8 to 9, 2016, following the NATO Foreign Ministerial Meeting in Brussels, Belgium.

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Department of Finance Consults on Draft Tax Legislative Proposals

Posted July 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Department of Finance is today releasing for consultation draft legislative proposals that would implement certain measures from the 2016 Budget.

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Highway 404 high occupancy vehicle project will reduce congestion in Toronto area

Posted December 9, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Strong urban transportation networks are the foundation of more inclusive and sustainable cities for Canadians and their families. They contribute to economic prosperity, reduce congestion, and help commuters safely get from point A to point B faster. …

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Media Availability with Ministers Bennett, Hajdu, and Wilson-Raybould

Posted August 2, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Ottawa – Please be advised that the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, along with the Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney Gener…

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Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship marks the one-year anniversary of an important milestone in the national project to resettle Syrian refugees

Posted December 10, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Hon. John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, today issued the following statement to mark the one-year anniversary of the arrival of Syrian refugees to Canada

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Minister MacAulay and Minister MacDonald to outline results from Grow Export program

Posted August 4, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Minister of Agriculture and Agri Food, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, and the …

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Statement by Minister Joly on the Birthday of His Highness The Aga Khan

Posted December 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Statement on the Birthday of His Highness The Aga Khan

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University of Toronto researcher receives The Wilfred and Joyce Posluns Chair in Women’s Brain Health and Aging

Posted December 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Women today suffer from depression, stroke and dementia twice as much as men, and an astonishing 70 percent of new Alzheimer’s patients are women.

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‘The leftist global elites (…) use the peasants like inanimate chess pieces in order to work out their own sick and warped guilt complexes’

Posted August 8, 2016 by Kathy Shaidle

Jim Goad writes: They live in all-white neighborhoods while smearing as “racists” the poor whites who have no choice but to live alongside a black underclass that is openly encouraged to resent them. They chatter and chirp about gun control while surrounding themselves with armed bodyguards. And they push a world-without-borders scheme while making sure […]

Kathy Shaidle’s NEW book, Confessions of a Failed Slut, is available HERE.
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Minister Duclos reinforces the Government of Canada’s commitment to children and families at a roundtable with key stakeholders to discuss early learning and child care

Posted December 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, today met with academics, stakeholders, advocates, experts and representatives from national Indigenous organizations to discuss early learning and child care. This…

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Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre

Posted December 16, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

In 2012, a resolution from the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs mandated the Manitoba First Nations Education Resource Centre (MFNERC) to offer similar services which in a provincial education system are provided by a school board, including services for te…

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$8.7-Million Contract Awarded for Refit and Maintenance of Canadian Coast Guard Ship <em>Pierre Radisson</em>

Posted August 10, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Canada is committed to enhancing meaningful economic opportunities for the Canadian marine sector and related industries via the National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS). The NSS is a long-term commitment to shipbuilding that will rejuvenate Canada’s marin…

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MP Casey to Make Announcements in Pugwash

Posted December 19, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Bill Casey, Member of Parliament for Cumberland-Colchester, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), will make an o…

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Minister Goodale to hold media availability

Posted August 11, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Members of the media are invited to join the Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, for a media availability on yesterday’s National Security Threat.

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Mining company ordered to pay penalty for Fisheries Act violations at Wabush Mines

Posted December 20, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Wabush Mines ordered to pay a total penalty of $30,000, with $25,000 being directed to the Environmental Damages Fund.

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Gavin McInnes: A hot month for Clinton’s body count

Posted August 15, 2016 by Kathy Shaidle

Gavin McInnes writes: The media cared about the sheer number of cases when 57 women said Bill Cosby raped them. If we brought the Hillary kill list down to 57, you’d be dealing with only the really, really spooky ones. (…) The DNC would love some death controversy to float around The Donald, but there […]

Kathy Shaidle’s NEW book, Confessions of a Failed Slut, is available HERE.
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Government of Canada Invests $33,750 for Upgrades to Mississagi Provincial Park

Posted December 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is investing $33,750 to assist with repairs to Mississagi Provincial Park in Elliot Lake. The funding will help with the cost of upgrading its boat launch, docks, playground equipment, amphitheatre and log cabin. The enhancemen…

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