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  1. Merritt-Kamloops commuter wins Y Dream HomeRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Daily News

    It's all over but the celebrating. The most exciting Kamloops based lottery wrapped up on Friday with more than 200 prize drawings, including the grand prize - a newly constructed, $588,000 home on a hill in a Dufferin cul de sac.

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  2. Gymnasts come to Vernon for Queen of HeartsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Vernon's Kelsey Anderson, seen here performing a ribbon routine, will compete in the 15th annual Queen of Hearts rhythmic gymnastics competition next weekend at the Vernon Recreation Complex auditorium. Nearly 130 athletes from Western Canada will compete in Vernon in the 15th annual Queen of Hearts rhythmic gymnastics zone competition next weekend at the Recreation Complex auditorium.

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  3. Vernon's 'pie girl' hopes to be next MasterChefRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Vernon dental hygienist Jennifer Innis picks fresh basil for one of the pies she made at the MasterChef Canada auditions. She is one of the 50 finalists who is vying for the coveted white apron and $100,000 grand prize.

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  4. Tobogganing-ban idea rippedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Photos by Ruth Bonneville / Winnipeg Free Press Kai Lim and his brother Jet make their way down Garbage Hill Saturday. Don't take away every last vestige of outdoor winter fun -- in this case tobogganing -- that can still get kids active and out of the house, say parents.

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  5. Skating on Toronto's Grenadier Pond despite the banRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    It's as Canadian as the loonie, as Canadian as maple syrup on a beavertail, as Canadian as making love in a canoe. Skating on a frozen pond under the stars, lungs filled with fresh winter air, blades rasping on the smooth, black ice feels like such a birthright to Richard Sanger it's even moved him to poetry.

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  6. Pipeline capacity expansion proposedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WISN-TV

    Enbridge Energy Co. executive Mark Maki says the company wants to double the capacity of its Line 61, carrying Canadian tar sands oil through Wisconsin.

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  7. Prescott's Chartrand sits third after the senior women's short programRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ottawa Citizen

    Alaine Chartrand is in the hunt for the senior women's figure skating crown at the Canadian championships this weekend but she has her work cut out. Leading the way is Gabrielle Daleman of Newmarket, Ont., who shrugged off an illness to finish first.

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  8. Legendary Canadian figure skater Toller Cranston dies from apparent heart attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Legendary Canadian figure skater Toller Cranston has died at age 65. Cranston is shown during the Canadian Figure Skating Championships in Moncton in this Feb. 2, 1974 file photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Doug Ball Toller Cranston, a larger-than-life star on and off the ice who helped revolutionize the sport, died at his home in Mexico from an apparent heart attack, a Skate Canada spokesperson said Saturday.

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  9. No to ban on tobogganing, say parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Gabrielle Ainslie, who will be turning seven next month, gets ready to toboggan down the hill along the train tracks on Wellington Cres. Saturday with her mom, Martha.

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  10. Charlottetown reservist receives national Navy awardRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Guardian

    "I've put a lot of work into my civilian career as a teacher and also into the Navy as well," said Barlow, who has been a leading force behind numerous exercises as well as volunteer events. "I'm very excited and really happy to win this."

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  11. Airdrie runner breaks Calgary track recordRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Airdrie City View

    Airdrie's Scott Chalupiak not only captured the men's 1,000-metre in the 16-35 age category at the Jack Simpson Open held at the University of Calgary on Jan. 18, but the teenager set a new overall track record in the process. Chalupiak clocked 2:36.35, a victory that earned Chalupiak the country's third fastest youth time this season.

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  12. Missed Strokes Using Computed Tomography Imaging in Patients With...Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Circulation

    From the Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada ; and the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada . Background and Purpose- The purpose of this study was to determine the proportion of emergency department patients with a diagnosis of peripheral vertigo who received computed tomography head imaging in the ED and to examine whether strokes were missed using CT imaging.

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  13. Ed Fast talks free trade in Ukraine as fighting intensifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | CTV

    International Trade Minister Ed Fast will be in Kyiv for two days of meetings as fighting intensifies between Ukrainian forces and pro-Russian separatists in the east of the embattled country. Fast, who arrived Sunday and has been to Ukraine twice is the last six months, is there to talk free trade his counterpart, Aivaras Abromaviius.

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  14. Top shucker to be crowned in WhistlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2013 | Madison Publishing

    The Bearfoot Bistro prides itself on offering unique, world-class dining experiences and has taken it one step further, bringing all parts of the oyster experience to the table. The Bearfoot Bistro has invited the world's best oyster shuckers, the best Pacific Northwest mixologists, Vancouver oyster farmers - and you - to the third annual World Oyster Invitational and second annual Bloody Caesar Battle on Sunday .

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  15. Unlimited Vacation Club Properties Earn Top Honor In Luxury HospitalityRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Unlimited Vacation Club announced 14 of its resorts have received the coveted International Five Star Diamond Award from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences . ORLANDO, FL, January 25, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Unlimited Vacation Club by AMResorts today announced 14 of its resorts have received the coveted International Five Star Diamond Award from the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences .

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  16. RCCO Edmonton - Out of Ottawa, Wesley R. WarrenRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | St. Albert Gazette

    The Royal Canadian College of Organists Edmonton is pleased to announce Out of Ottawa, Wesley R. Warren - its third concert in its 2014-2015 ORGANiC Series. On Friday, February 6, 2015, Ottawa organist Wesley R. Warren, will perform at First Presbyterian Church at 7:30 PM.

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  17. Sweeting advances to Alberta women's curling finalRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Baby Isaac, cutest dude in the room, finally opens his eyes, fidgets and yawns, blissfully unaware he's just made medical history. The vertical scar on his tiny chest is fading rapidly, along with the big worries of his parents, Calgarians Matt and Shandra Tymchuk, who just can't stop smiling at their wobbly four-month old.

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  18. Kirk Diamond sparkles in SaskatoonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    Produced by French company Galang Records, it has been number one for the past seven weeks on the Rebel Vibez Top Ten Canadian Reggae Chart on CHRY 105.5 FM. Even though he has had minor hits with Blind to Dem, Need Your Love, Dweet Den and Dem Nuh Real , Diamond says Love Inna we Heart is his game-changer.

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  19. Ju rez homicidesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    Between 2010 and 2014, the State Department reported that a total of 1,106 U.S. citizens died in Mexico from other than natural causes, and about 82 of them were homicide victims in Juarez. During the five-year period, Juarez claimed the highest number of homicides in Mexico involving U.S. citizens, according to information reported to the U.S. State Department.

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  20. Figure skater Toller Cranston dies from apparent heart attackRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    Legendary Canadian figure skater Toller Cranston has died at age 65. Cranston is shown during the Canadian Figure Skating Championships in Moncton in this Feb. 2, 1974 file photo. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Doug Ball Legendary Canadian figure skater Toller Cranston has died at age 65. Cranston is shown during the Canadian Figure Skating Championships in Moncton in this Feb. 2, 1974 file photo.

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