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Drone Firm Envisions Disruptive & Profitable Railway in Sky

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Peter Epstein of Epstein Research interviews Drone Delivery Canada’s new CEO Michael Zahra, who describes how he is commercializing the company’s technology platform. I started writing about Drone Delivery Canada Corp. (FLT:TSX.V; TAKOF:OTCQB) two years ago. For nearly six years, the company has been 100% focused on safety, transparency and …

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Welland Resident One Step Closer to Collecting Lottery Prize

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Prize Claim Subject to Insider Win Process TORONTO, Aug. 2, 2019 /CNW/ – Mary-Anne Trotter of Welland is one step closer to claiming the POKER LOTTO ALL IN jackpot of $18,836.10 from July 2, 2019. Mary-Anne also won $5,000 on the instant portion of her POKER LOTTO play bringing her …

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Community editorial board: My watershed moment

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The news on our world’s health is grim. Yet we still pack up our lunch in a plastic baggy, jump into our car behind the wheel with no fellow passenger in sight, humming along to the radio as we drive past the slash-and-burn occurring in our neighbour’s farm field. Where …

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The long history of ‘go back to where you came from’ in Canada

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By the time the 30th boat arrived on the shores of Grosse Isle, an island smaller than eight square kilometres, George Mellis Douglas knew the deaths were inevitable. Tragedy did not faze the doctor—you don’t spend a decade as the medical superintendent of a Victorian colony’s quarantine island without digging …

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The long history of ‘go back to where you came from’ in Canada

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© Used with permission of / © Rogers Media Inc. 2019. An engraving of people emigrants departing Ireland (Universal History Archive/Getty Images) By the time the 30th boat arrived on the shores of Grosse Isle, an island smaller than eight square kilometres, George Mellis Douglas knew the deaths were inevitable. …

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Morning Update: The Wettlaufer inquiry; RCMP scale back manhunt;…

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Good morning, These are the top stories: The Wettlaufer inquiry and the state of the long-term care system “Systemic vulnerabilities” enabled Elizabeth Wettlaufer to murder at least eight seniors in Southwestern Ontario without her crimes going detected, according to a public inquiry. But it does not point fingers at anyone …

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Aug. 1: China’s not-welcome mat. Plus other letters to the editor

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Canadians Michael Kovrig (left) and Michael Spavor, imprisoned in China, appear in these 2018 images taken from video. The Associated Press Letters to the Editor should be exclusive to The Globe and Mail. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. Try to keep letters to fewer than 150 words. …

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…against golf airport, and it…

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Paige MacPherson Sometimes when taxpayers stand up and make their voices heard, politicians actually listen. Federal Minister of Rural Economic Development Bernadette Jordan’s recent rejection of the proposal to spend $18 million in tax dollars on a luxury golf course airport in Cape Breton is proof of that. This taxpayer …

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Mohawk Council of Akwesasne ready to begin issuing cannabis licences

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Cannabis plants (file photo) AKWESASNE — The Mohawk Council of Akwesasne (MCA) announced Wednesday it is finally ready to begin issuing licences for people to begin growing and selling cannabis inside its territory. Applications for said licences will be available beginning Aug. 7 at the MCA’s economic development office. “We …

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Tanya Corbet named Conservative candidate for Delta

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Former Tsawwassen First Nation councillor Tanya Corbet will run for the Conservative Party of Canada in this fall’s federal election. Corbet was confirmed as the party’s candidate in late June, and officially kicked off her campaign on July 4 alongside Conservative Party leader Andrew Scheer. The Tsawwassen resident is an …

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