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Addressed participants at the 2015 Canadian Transportation Research Forum OTTAWA, May 25, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, today addressed participants at the Canadian
CALGARY, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Cenovus Energy Inc.
TORONTO, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - Editorial cartoonist Bruce MacKinnon has been named the first-ever National Newspaper Awards Journalist of the Year, chosen from among 22 NNA winners announced
Ellsworth Adhesives will be exhibiting at the Automation Technology Expo, or ATX Canada, June 16th through the 18th at the Toronto Congress Centre in Toronto, Canada in booth 465. Germantown,
OTTAWA, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - More than fifty years ago, Thalidomide was approved by Health Canada and prescribed to treat morning sickness in expectant mothers.
- Heavy-hitting series QUANTICO secured for CTV's fall lineup along with standouts BLINDSPOT, CODE BLACK, and OIL -- THE CATCH, LUCIFER and DC'S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW join CTV's midseason schedule
CALGARY, May 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The countdown to the 2015 Eddies Short Film Festival is on! On June 6(th,) at Calgary's Theatre Grand Junction, 3 Canadian producers will walk away with cash prizing
TORONTO, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Alamos Gold Inc. ("Alamos") (TSX/NYSE:AGI) and AuRico Gold Inc.
CALGARY, May 22 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The National Energy Board (NEB) and the Northwest Territories Geological Survey (NTGS) today released a joint Assessment of Unconventional Petroleum
Creation of the Canada Excellence Research Chair in Data Science for Real-Time Decision-Making, Canada's largest MONTRÉAL, May 22, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - "We are witnessing the beginning
Hoodoo Mountain is flat-topped stratovolcano that is located in British Columbia, Canada and is part of the Northern Cordilleran Volcanic Province and the Pacific Ring of Fire. It is thought to be potentially active and was named for the needle like projections that protrude from it. These lava spines, or hoodoos, reach heights of 492 feet, making it the most distinct mountain in that area of the Boundary Ranges. Hoodoo Mountain is primarily flat-topped, which led volcanologist Jack Souther...
The Canadienne is a breed of dairy cattle that originated in Canada during the 1600s. It also goes by the names Black Canadienne, French Canadienne and Black Jersey and are the only dairy cattle developed in Canada. It is believed the Canadienne is decedents of the Guernsey, Jersey and Kerry cattle breeds. In 1850 the majority of the cattle were Canadienne so breeding of them was discouraged. In 1886, a herd book was established and the French Canadian Cattle Breeder’s Association was...
The Canadian Speckle Park is a breed of cattle native to the province of Saskatchewan, Canada and one of only a few breeds of cattle developed there. It is a new breed, officially recognized in 2006 by the Canadian government. The breed association was formed in 1985 with the breed being exported to the United States and Australia. The breed's development began in the 1950s by crossbreeding a roan Shorthorn heifer and a Black Angus bull. The offspring became spotted and a new breed was...
The HTT Plethore is developed and produced by HTT Automobile in Quebec, Canada. It is Canadian’s first supercar with its prototype being showcased at the 2007 Montreal International Auto Show under the name “Locus Plethore.” The Plethore debuted on February 16, 2011 on CBC’s The Dragon’s Den. It was pitched as Canada’s first supercar and the company was asking for a $1.5M investment. W. Brett Wilson and Robert Herjavec offered a partnership of $1 million, $500,000 in loans and...
The Canadian horse is a breed of horse that was developed in Canada during the late seventeenth century. This breed was developed using French light and draft horses as well as some Andalusians, Arabians, Normans, and other breeds. The horse was eventually given the nickname “the little iron horse” because of its ability to withstand grueling work conditions. Initially, foals were leased or sold to clergymen and gentlemen farmers as property of the king, but population numbers grew so...
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