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Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

This spring's flood situation is similar to 2009, when ice jams caused the flooding of Breezy Point.

This spring's flood situation is similar to 2009, when ice jams caused the flooding of Breezy Point.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Canada, North America, World News,

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Castanet.net

SWN Resources proposing test wells in New Brunswick, but no fracking for now

The company at the centre of a fracking controversy in New Brunswick said Wednesday it hopes to drill four test wells next year that will help determine the location of shale gas deposits in Queens and Kent counties.

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Related Topix: Environment, Science, Canada

CBC News

SWN plans exploratory wells in Queens, Kent counties

SWN Resources Canada intends to drill four exploratory wells in the next phase of its exploration program for potential shale gas development in New Brunswick.

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Related Topix: Geology, Science, Canada

CJAD

Rottweiler owner has hard time getting home insurance

A farm owner in South Shore Montrgie says he wants to offer a cautionary tale for other homeowners after his application for home insurance was rejected by several companies because of his Rottweilers.

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Related Topix: Canada

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Labradorian

Contract awarded for road work in Baie Verte and Bay d'Espoir areas

The contracts were announced back in March as part of the province's early tendering process which was meant to get work done more quickly than previous years.

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Bexhill Observer

Bexhill in Bloom 2014 launch

Held at the Bagnall Room in Sackville Road on Saturday, the showcase included a display of plants sponsored by Bloomers in Western Road and was officially opened by Brett McLean after a talk from local council chairman Ian Jenkins.

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Related Topix: Canada, Home Gardening, Home

Mon Apr 14, 2014

MLive.com

Sponsored Content: Native American Festival set to return for 3rd year in St. Ignace

The 3rd Annual Native American Festival is set for May 24 and 25, where you will be able to further educate yourself and celebrate Native American traditions and culture.

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CBC News

Province selling 4 Petitcodiac River homes to recoup funds

Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Claude Williams said the four buildings that were bought next to the Petitcodiac River will be sold.

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Worthing Herald

School vows to improve after Ofsted inspections

St Andrew's High School for Boys - which is attended by pupils from across the area - was visited by inspectors on March 20, the third visit since the school was found to require improvement in May last year.

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Related Topix: Canada

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Sys-Con Media

RTDNA Canada Announces Atlantic Region Award Recipients

RTDNA Canada Awards honour the best programs, stations and newsgathering organizations in radio, television and digital.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Journalism, North Dartmouth, MA

CBC News

Salisbury home destroyed in suspicious fire

An abandoned home in Salisbury, N.B., was destroyed by fire overnight and the local fire department is calling it suspicious.

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Related Topix: Canada, World News, Fire

The Winnipeg Free Press

Having the money talk

Teacher Dan Beettam teaches money and finance topics to a class at Valley Gardens Middle School.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Toronto Star

Cat videos vs. the Constitution

In Quebec, voter turnout was more than 70 per cent in Monday's provincial election.

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CBC News

MLA Victor Boudreau faces conflict complaint

Marie-Paule Martin, who owns Camping Beausejour, says private campground owners in the region shared proprietary information about their businesses with Boudreau last May. Marie-Paule Martin, owner of Camping Beausejour in Shediac, has filed a conflict of interest complaint against her MLA, Victor Boudreau.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Globe and Mail

Jim Flaherty: the man behind the minister

The sixth of eight children in a family of Liberal supporters. A hockey player measuring in at 5-foot-3.

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Related Topix: Princeton University, North America, Canada, World News, Family, Kids,

Nor'Wester

Sam Roberts and company to headline The Gathering

The Gathering set high standards last year, with Canadian Rock legend Jim Cuddy joining his sons Devin and Sam on the stage to headline the August festival hosted in the Burlington, Middle Arm and Smith's Harbour region of the Baie Verte Peninsula.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Western Star

Unsafe ice warning for Northern Peninsula and northeast coast Thursday

The Canadian Coast Guard has issued a public safety notice about possible unsafe ice conditions in the Northern Peninsula and northeast coast areas on Thursday.

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The Chronicle Herald

Lawyers make brief appearance in Saunders murder case

Five days will be needed for a preliminary inquiry in the Loretta Saunders murder case, a Halifax judge was told Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Canada, St. Mary's, AK

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Worthing Herald

Worthing school 'must' take action

St Andrew's High School for Boys was deemed to require improvement when a full inspection was carried out in May last year.

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Related Topix: Canada

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Telegram

Eiders galore

A splendid drake king eider leads a group of common eiders past Cape Spear. - Photo by Bruce Mactavish/Special to The Telegram Part of a raft of thousands of eiders floats off Cape Spear.

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