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  1. Favourite Photos of Nancy KingRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Almost 1,500 people showed their solidarity with veterans protesting the shuttering of Sydney's Veterans Affairs office on Jan. 31 by taking part in a noon-hour ceremony. Staff from Sydney's Veterans Affairs office were among those taking part in the demonstration.

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  2. Guitarist has never missed a day of workRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    It's easy to miss Bruce Rickerd during the "Mystere'' show at the Treasure Island casino especially when there's a man balancing upside-down on the foot of another, or a giant inflatable snail emerging from the massive moving stage or the gasp-inducing drops from acrobats above. But he's there - up high on the right or rather, stage left - playing guitar in just about the same place he's been for every one of the 10,000 shows come Saturday in the 21-year history of "Mystere'' as he and the rest of the band tie the music and sound effects to action on stage.

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  3. New year could be challenging to mining sectorRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Cape Breton Post

    Canada's mining sector is bracing for another challenging year in 2015 as slower growth in China is expected to continue to dampen selling prices for many metals. Iron ore suffered the biggest drop in the past year, losing nearly half its value to reach the lowest price in more than five years.

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  4. Middle of the road is Chilliwack for income growthRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Chilliwack Progress

    Chilliwack is not scaling any heights as the top city in the province for income growth, but it's not at the bottom either. Chilliwack is in the middle of the pack, ranked at No.

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  5. Canada 2014 in Review: Hollywood Production Rebounds, Cable...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The sudden collapse of the value of the Canadian dollar against the American greenback in 2014 steered Los Angeles producers to Toronto and Vancouver for extra budgetary savings while making movies and TV shows. Guillermo Del Toro directed his haunted house movie Crimson Peak and the FX show The Strain in Toronto, while also doing pre-production on Pacific Rim 2 shoot at Pinewood Toronto Studios in 2015.

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  6. RCMP investigate double homicide in northern B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CBC News

    Anahim Lake airport. RCMP are investigating a double homicide in Anahim Lake, B.C. 392 km north of Vancouver that occurred in a rural home on Boxing Day.

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  7. Grand Solmar Timeshare Highlights New Flights Coming to CaboRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 27, 2014 - LOS CABOS, Mexico -- Cabo San Lucas is one of Mexico's most popular and important tourist destinations. An internationally recognized destination, Cabo has become a playground for everyone from the rich and famous to families looking to enjoy the beautiful scenery and weather.

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  8. The rising stars of Canadian politics: Who to watch in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | National Post

    Some are rising stars; others struggle with unexpected fame; yet others appear tottering on the edge of their political pedestals. Here are some people to watch on the federal scene in 2015: The NDP MP for Skeena-Bulkley Valley was first elected in 2004, and has steadily gained influence in his party, even running for its leadership in 2012.

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  9. People we lost: Prominent Canadians who died in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Chronicle Herald

    Author Farley Mowat speaks to the Women's Canadian Club of Hamilton on Nov. 8, 2000, at the Hamilton Convention Centre. Mowat died on May 7, 2014.

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  10. A year in quotes: A look back at some notables from 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | CBC News

    We recorded thousands of interviews this past year. Here are some of the quotes that caught our attention over the past 12 months.

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  11. Point and Virtanen lead Canada to 8-0 romp over Slovakia at World JuniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    According to Hockey Canada on Friday, Calgary native Brayden Point and Calgary Hitmen star Jake Virtanen each had multi-point games as Canada hammered Slovakia 8-0 in their opening game of the 2015 World Junior Hockey Championship in Montreal, Quebec. The Canadian team dominated the action as they outshot Slovakia 34-12.

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  12. Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca MP hopes to revisit Pathway ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Goldstream Gazette

    With an election year on the horizon, Esquimalt-Juan de Fuca MP Randall Garrison said the upcoming federal election is big news, but added local issues including programming closures at the Pathway Project are among initiatives he hopes to revisit in the coming years. "The best part of Pathway was it took kids who might end up costing society in terms of welfare or justice costs and got them back into school or jobs and a high success rate, for a very modest investment," Garrison said.

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    15 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    Orville Claffey, a minor official with the WHL, oversees the visitors' penalty box at Prince George Cougars games. - Citizen photo by Brent Braaten And then there's Mr. Hockey himself, Orville Claffey, who has lived it for more than 65 years and still spends many hours in the Cougars' penalty box, but only as an official.

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  14. Cougars face off with VictoriaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Prince George Citizen

    After a nine-day holiday break, the Cougars are in Victoria tonight and Sunday to battle the Royals, their WHL Western Conference rivals. The pair of games on Vancouver Island this weekend will be the third and fourth times the B.C. Division rivals will meet.

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  15. Okanagan: brace for the cold and snowRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    About 5 cm of snow is forecast to fall in Kelowna and Vernon Saturday, with 2 cm expected for Penticton. Environment Canada is also warning a cold snap is on the way, with arctic air expected to move into the Southern Interior starting Sunday.

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  16. Looking back on the Blue Dot TourRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Goldstream Gazette

    I recently travelled across Canada with David Suzuki Foundation staff, from St. John's to Victoria and up to Yellowknife. Besides our Blue Dot Tour evening events featuring some of Canada's best-known musicians, writers, artists and thinkers, we also took part in many community events and discussed environmental stewardship and treaty rights with Indigenous people.

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  17. Okanagan Rockets lose opener at Mac'sRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Kelowna Capital News

    The Okanagan Rockets stumbled out of the gate on Boxing Day at the Mac's as they dropped a 5-2 decision to the Alberta leading Calgary Buffaloes before a sizeable crowd at Max Bell Arena. The Rockets simply had no answer for Victoria Royals draft pick Matthew Phillips who posted 3 of the "Buffs" 5 markers.

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  18. All options open in considering improvements to highwayRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    Toll roads are not in the works anytime soon for a local stretch of highway, but they aren't being ruled out either, says the province. Peter Hackett, executive director of highway engineering and construction for Nova Scotia, said the Liberal government is looking at alternative funding to twin Highway 104 from Sutherlands River to Antigonish.

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  19. Top stories of 2014 - #4: New rules for foreign workersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Edmonton Journal

    Federal changes to the temporary foreign worker program mean it will be harder for workers to come to Alberta for service industry positions. Here, Oodle Noodle store leader Ralph Umali, from the Philippines, tells the Journal his permit will expire in January.

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  20. Gone: 'I Get Really Angry Whenever I Think About it'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    After going to two private career colleges, he owes more than $30,000 to the Ontario Student Assistance Program. But he still hasn't found a full-time job.

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