Senate of Canada
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He says the island could borrow from the self-reliant model he helped craft for Membertou First Nation.
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"They pushed him out a little bit further to see if they could get him back to life."
Barry Bernard says there's no point in hiding the fact that his brother had struggled with an addiction.
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"He's now one of our brothers."
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The Mi'kmaq hosted the 2016 Aboriginal Tourism Association of Canada (ATAC) annual meeting in Membertou, a community of about 1,000 people in Nova Scotia that is one of North America's leading First Nations success stories.
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Akin to what happened during the Vietnam War.
People have called from Africa, Central America, the Netherlands, and Germany, to name a few.
This is what happens after 200 millimetres of rain.
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They're also hoping charities and insurance companies will move quickly.
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Northern Affairs says it has been providing bottled water to the community since last month.
Canada's house prices could cause culture shock.
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"My wish is that he gets his dream of seeing the world and finally finds some peace.''
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Two teens were arrested Tuesday.
"Until you launch the lawsuit, according to the government you don't have rights to any of the information."
It's just the latest endorsement for the island.
"It's been a wonderful gift that keeps on giving."
The 24-metre statue depicts a doleful woman with her arms outstretched toward Europe.
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"Saint John" is in New Brunswick, yo.
A late winter storm is steadily dropping lots of snow on much Atlantic Canada this morning. Parts of the Maritimes remain under a winter storm warning as snow continues to fall. As of 6 a.m. Wednes...
NORTH SYDNEY, N.S. -- Marine Atlantic says one of its ferries is stuck in pack ice off Cape Breton. Company spokesman Darrell Mercer says the MV Highlanders encountered heavy ice around 8 p.m. Monday,...
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HALIFAX - Hurricane Gonzalo is expected to transition to a strong post-tropical storm on Saturday that could bring heavy rains to southeastern Newfoundland, the Canadian Hurricane Centre said Thursday...
RCMP are continuing their search for a Quebec motorcyclist who seemingly disappeared without a trace while travelling in Cape Breton Thursday. Francois Brodeur, 55, an experienced rider, was travelli...
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Maritimers are doing battle over a Canadian war memorial that's planned for Green Cove, a site along the Cabot Trail in Cape Breton Highlands National Park. The Never Forgotten National Memorial is at...
VANCOUVER - Researchers at the University of British Columbia say they have identified the parasite that killed hundreds of seals off Cape Breton in 2012.Michael Grigg, a molecular parasitologist and...
Cheticamp, at the southwestern entrance of the national park, is the most eye-catching community on the Cabot Trail because the colourful houses, many of them painted in the blue, red and white symbols of the Acadian people, stand out and invite you to stop.
For years, the Cabot Trail has been one of the world's most famous roads to drive. It runs about 300 kilometres, looping around the edges of Cape Breton Island. As too many who venture onto the road have discovered, however, the trail is deserving of much more time than what a simple day trip affords.
SYDNEY, N.S. - An anti-sealing organization says the cancellation of the annual hunt on Hay Island off Cape Breton is another sign the commercial industry is dying.Bridget Curran, director of the Atla...
Today, Louisbourg still exhibits the spirit and mindset of its founders. Set in 1744, toward the end of French rule of the territory on Cape Breton, the recreated historic village replicates life as it was for the blacksmiths, tavern owners, military personnel, government officials and citizens in the 18th century.
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Canada with its abundance of natural beauty, charming small towns and scenic cities is filled with destinations that will make you swoon. Our team of travel writers and experts at Vacay.ca gathered to decide on the top 10 most romantic places to visit in the nation.
In February 2012, just prior to Valentine's Day, Vacay.ca named Cape Breton as the most romantic place in Canada to visit. Immediately, I received emails decrying the selection. I chose to come to this island to validate our selection for myself. And as soon as I crossed that bridge and glimpsed the Bras d'Or Lakes, Cape Breton did indeed spin its magic.
Mount Stewart, Prince Edward Island -- Olympic moments happen across this country on a daily basis. The participants may not be going for gold medals like the competitors at the London 2012 Summer Games, but they are striving to achieve ultimate success. Although they do it in obscurity, the spirit with which these entrepreneurs pursue their goals is similar to the dedication elite athletes have for their disciplines.