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Politics

Ottawa commits to complete fleet renewal for Canada’s Coast Guard

The federal government plans to spend $15.7 billion over the coming years to completely renew the coast guard’s ageing fleet, creating thousands of well-paying jobs at shipyards in British Columbia and across the country, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Wednesday.» 

Arts and Entertainment, Politics, Society

Iconic Canadian Bluenose schooner update- more costs, more controversy

The Bluenose schooner is without doubt Canada’s most iconic sailing ship. These beautiful sailing ships were the fast workhorses of Canada’s maritime and Atlantic provinces, especially Nova Scotia, from the 19th century to their peak in the early 20th. The»