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PotashCorp has revealed a number of leaks have been found in a liner beneath a salt-water tailings pond at the former Cassidy Lake mine site, near Norton. A liner underneath a tailings pond at the former Cassidy Lake mine near Norton, N.B., has been leaking since 2008.
A Sydney hospital faced a series of bomb scares on Sep. 15 which led to many patients being evacuated. One of the patients who was evacuated was Royal Prince Alfred, Royal North Shore, Longueville and Prince of Wales, reported Yahoo News .
Jimmy Barnes is coming back for a New Zealand tour in November - right after he recovers from back surgery in a Sydney hospital from which he had to be evacuated because of a series of bomb scares. Patients, some in wheelchairs, were evacuated from the top five floors of Prince of Wales private hospital as a result.
Rick Hansen welcomed The Countess of Wessex to the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre Sunday for a tour showcasing ground-breaking innovations in spinal cord injury care and research. Sir Elton, now 67, was in fine vocal form, belting out the words with a thunderous tone matching the way he hammered the keys on his Yamaha grand piano.
Wealth adviser Ken Dean explains his art collection, the psychology of money and why we shouldn't forget the artists of Grand Manan. (Tim Krochak / Staff Ken Dean, a fiercely private wealth adviser with ScotiaMcLeod, explains his art collection, the psychology of money and why we shouldn't forget the artists of Grand Manan.
The Fox and Hounds is the most popular pub name in the area, according to data from food watchdogs. Some five pubs in Tyne and Wear are called the Fox and Hounds - or a variant of it - ahead of the Wheatsheaf, the Eagle, the Blue Bell and the Grey Horse on four each.
WELL wishers of all ages welcomed the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall to Chester and Flintshire on Friday. Prince Charles, and his wife, who also carry the titles of Earl and Countess of Chester visited several spots in Chester before Prince Charles visited the Airbus plant in Broughton to commemorate it's 75th anniversary.
Prince of Wales Island is slated to get Alaska Marine Highway System ferry service next summer, but the primary goal isn't to improve transportation. The reason the ferry LeConte will start serving the island, as well as an unused ferry terminal south of Petersburg on Mitkof Island, is to bail the Department of Transportation and Public Facilities out of a tight spot and potentially save the state millions of dollars.
An all-expenses-paid trip to Eastern Canada's largest military facility brought more than 40 business executives out to get acquainted with Canadian reservists in New Brunswick at the end of August. The CFLC began over thirty years ago and is comprised of senior executives within the public and private sectors.
CONTROVERSIAL media tycoon Rupert Murdoch was intercepted by Yes and No supporters as he left the Prince of Wales pub in Aberdeen. Media tycoon and Scottish Sun owner Rupert Murdoch is said to have spent today touring Scotland including Glasgow, Fife and Aberdeen.
Plans go on public view at Pontefract town hall, for the revamp of the former Prince of Wales pit site. p310c435 More than 300 people viewed plans for the redevelopment of Pontefract's former Prince of Wales Colliery site at an event last week.
Ledbury's celebrated ale pub the Prince of Wales features in the 2015 Good Beer Guide. THE GOOD Beer Guide picked out a mix of the old and the new in its 2015 edition, highlighting the best 26 Herefordshire pubs to get a pint of ale in.
EXCITEMENT is mounting in Chester this morning as the city prepares to welcome the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall. Prince Charles and Camilla will visit the Lache housing estate to learn about the work of a pioneering support centre.
Grand Manan/Seeleys Cove A 48-year-old Grand Manan resident and a 25-year-old woman from Seeley's Cove are among 29 people facing drug-related charges following an organized crime investigation carried out Wednesday. New Brunswick RCMP Federal Operations West - in collaboration with Saint John police force, Kennebecasis regional police force and Canada Border Services Agency - carried out the arrests and executed numerous searches in communities across southern New Brunswick as well as in Laval, Quebec and Halifax, Nova Scotia.
Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 03:53 am
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