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  1. From Newfoundland and Labrador to Beaumont-HamelRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Labradorian

    ... said Training Officer Godfrey Mitchelmore. "It's only us; everywhere else in the country the first of July means Canada Day, but to Newfoundlanders it means more." Aside from a few exchanges over the years, this will be the squadron's first trip of ...

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  2. From Newfoundland and Labrador to Beaumont-HamelRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Nor'Wester

    ... said Training Officer Godfrey Mitchelmore. "It's only us; everywhere else in the country the first of July means Canada Day, but to Newfoundlanders it means more." Aside from a few exchanges over the years, this will be the squadron's first trip of ...

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  3. Trio charged in Canada Day homicide to re-appear in court JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Thunder Bay's Source

    Carl Spencer Rae, Becky Mamakwa and Kyle Stoney, who all face second-degree murder charges in the July death of 52-year-old Christopher Adams, had their case heard at the Thunder Bay Courthouse. Rae and Mamakwa were arrested shortly after the alleged attack on Adams, which occurred on July 1 outside city hall on the corner of May Street and Donald Street.

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  4. Time to Submit Funding Applications for the Celebrate Canada ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Market Wire

    As we are approaching the 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017, the Government of Canada invites organizations to submit an application for funding to organize activities under the 2015 Celebrate Canada program. Every year, the Government of Canada provides financial support to hundreds of organizations across Canada for activities that take place during the Celebrate Canada period from June 21 to July 1. These activities celebrate National Aboriginal Day on June 21, Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day on June 24, Canadian Multiculturalism Day on June 27 and Canada Day on July 1. Such celebrations offer an opportunity to promote pride and attachments to our country.

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  5. St. Albert celebrates Canada DayRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | St. Albert Gazette

    With her face painted like a Canadian flag, Jillian Person, 7, works on a piece of artwork at Lions Park during the Canada Day celebration. Rowan Huvick, 6, inhales the berries placed on top of her pancakes while enoying the bright sunny day at Heritage Lakes during the Canada Day celebration.

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  6. 2015 Flex PacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... Bay Rays. Maximum of six tickets can be selected for all New York Yankees games, Boston Red Sox games and the Canada Day game on July 1, 2015. Maximum of ten tickets can be selected for all other regular season games not specified above in 1) and ...

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  7. Mario Canseco: Spam email appears to be declining, but still a nuisanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Vancouver Sun

    ... has warned Canadians about the intricacies of email scams. Before the new anti-spam legislation kicked in on Canada Day, many of us received a barrage of messages asking us to remain subscribed to newsletters and other email lists, to ensure no ...

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  8. Steveston club may close if city doesn't offer tax reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Richmond News

    ... The calendar watching is being done by officials at the ANAF 284 (Army, Navy & Air Force) club and the Canada Day zero hour is the deadline to submit payment of it's municipal tax bill which the veterans' association says is putting the organization ...

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  9. Woodbine, Horsemen Announce 2015 CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Blood Horse

    ... a 1 p.m. post will be offered for holiday Monday cards May 18, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, and Oct. 12, as well as for the Canada Day card July 1. First post for the Queen's Plate program is noon. Wednesday night racing, with a post time of 6:45 p.m., will ...

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  10. Foo Fighters headed to Calgary for Aug. 13 Saddledome showRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Canada.com

    ... ally, country star Toby Keith will be rolling his way through town just before the Stampede and to help celebrate Canada Day. Keith will headline the Cowboys Canada Day Country Fest July 1 at the Cowboys Stampede Tent.

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  11. Police arrest and charge new suspect in Canada Day murder caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Thunder Bay's Source

    Thunder Bay Police Service officials in a media release on Monday confirmed they had arrested 26-year-old Kyle Malcolm Stoney last Friday at a Park Avenue apartment. Stoney has been charged with second degree murder in the death of 52-year-old Christopher Adams, who was violently assaulted outside city hall in the early morning hours of July 1. Adams died as a result of those injuries on July 8. Police had already arrested 31-year-old Carl Spencer Rae and 22-year-old Becky Mamawka in connection with the case.

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  12. Second Canada Day homicide suspect facing murder charge, police looking for a thirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Thunder Bay's Source

    A second person is facing a murder charge in the Canada Day homicide case earlier this year while police are searching for a third suspect. Becky Mamawka appeared at the Thunder Bay Courthouse on Monday morning where she was arraigned on a second degree murder charge in the killing of 52-year-old Christopher Adams.

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  13. More Canadians plan to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | GlobalNews

    ... a private member's bill that would amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. "We need to be very careful about talking about statutory holidays," Diamond said. "Making ...

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  14. Edmonton lounge scene of suspicious deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | GlobalNews

    ... private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Continue reading WestJet plans to lower airfares on select 'econo' tickets as its directs a ...

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  15. Elderly man dies in tragic train accident in ChilliwackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | GlobalNews

    Public campaigning gave way to the privacy of the voting booth Tuesday with control of the Senate, the makeup of the House and three dozen governorships at stake. Continue reading NDP Dan Harris' private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Continue reading Every November, poppies grace the left lapel of Canadians across the country.

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  16. Unsolved murder: Calgary police ask for tips to find killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | GlobalNews

    ... private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Continue reading Every November, poppies grace the left lapel of Canadians across the country. ...

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  17. Make Remembrance Day a legal holiday, NDP MP saysRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2013 | GlobalNews

    All parties are showing support for an NDP MP's proposal to make Remembrance Day a legal holiday in Canada - but even if it passes, it will be up to the provinces to decide. NDP Dan Harris' private member's bill seeks to amend the Holidays Act to make Remembrance Day a statutory holiday on par with Canada Day on July 1 or Victoria Day in May. Although Nova Scotia has a Remembrance Day Act, it's not an official holiday.

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  18. Man gets five years for Canada Day shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    A man has been sentenced to five years in prison for taking part in a Canada Day shooting at a city home. More than 40 shots were fired at the house - which contained four people at the time - and at a car parked behind the home.

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  19. Jones: Taking stock of Canada's foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... to Paulina Gretzky -- get ready for an A-list eyeful. Prime Minister Stephen Harper waves after addressing the Canada Day event on Parliament Hill Sunday July 1, 2012 in Ottawa. Every embassy has a "reporting plan." It is a collegially designed ...

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  20. David Frum on the allure of radical Islam in CanadaRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | MacLeans

    ... extremist group. Since 2006, Canadian security has thwarted many localized plots-two in 2013 alone. At a July 1 Canada Day celebration in front of the British Columbia legislature, two Canadian-born converts to Islam intended to detonate homemade ...

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