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17:46 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Canada invests in new technology at Hamilton flour milling plant

Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, announced today an investment of $10 million for Parrish and Heimbecker, Ltd., to build a new wheat flour milling plant in Hamilton that will increase production capacity and expand export markets, while enhancing food safety and traceability of its products....

16:28 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - Correctional Service Canada

End of lockdown and search at Joyceville Institution - Assessment unit

The lockdown put in place at Joyceville Institution on October 24, 2016 has ended and an exceptional search has been completed. The institution has resumed its normal operations....

16:25 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada

Vineland Centre to Develop New Apple and Tomato Varieties

Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, and the Member of Parliament from Niagara Centre, Vance Badawey, announced today that the Vineland Research and Innovation Centre is receiving a $920,000 federal investment to develop new disease-resistant apple and greenhouse tomato varieties that will contribute to the long-term growth and profitability of these two sectors....

16:15 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - National Film Board

What do Caroline Monnet, Marc Séguin, Geronimo Inutiq, Hannah Claus and Ludovic Boney have in common? They'll all be taking part in the NFB's intensive creative lab Déranger from November 6 to 10. Public showing on November 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the OBORO artist centre in Montreal.

The National Film Board of Canada (NFB), in collaboration with the OBORO artist centre and Wapikoni Mobile, is holding a creative lab called Déranger for young and established francophone multidisciplinary artists from First Nations and Inuit communities. From November 6 to 10, seven artists (Caroline Monnet, Geronimo Inutiq, Sébastien Aubin, Eruoma Awashish, Meky Ottawa, Jani Bellefleur-Kaltush and Ludovic Boney) will team up at the OBORO centre in Montreal to develop three prototypes of media artworks. Mentoring sessions will be given by artists Marc Séguin and Hannah Claus and gallery owner Pierre-François Ouellette....

15:15 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - Infrastructure Canada

Funding for new Parsnip River Bridge to improve safety and access

A thriving economy needs strategic investments in transportation infrastructure to keep people and goods moving efficiently. Important projects such as this one increase job opportunities and provide a better quality of life for the middle class....

14:17 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - FedNor

MP Sheehan to Announce Support for Business Innovation and Growth in Sault Ste. Marie and District

Terry Sheehan, Member of Parliament for Sault Ste. Marie, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, will be in Sault Ste. Marie on Friday, October 28, 2016, to make an important funding announcement in support of innovation and small business development....

13:56 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - Canada Border Services Agency

Well-deserved recognition for CBSA executive

On September 27, 2016, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) employee John Dolimount was recognized by the Institute of Public Administration – New Brunswick, as the recipient of the new Donald G. Dennison Award for Public Administration. The award was presented by the Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick, Jocelyne Roy Vienneau, during a ceremony at the Government House in Fredericton....

13:00 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - Status of Women Canada

New funding opportunities will advance gender equality to mark Canada's 150th anniversary

The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women, today invited organizations to apply for Government of Canada funding to advance gender equality across Canada....

12:36 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - Correctional Service Canada

Death of an inmate at Archambault Institution

On October 25, 2016 François Lachance, an inmate from Archambault Institution in Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines, died while in our custody....

12:00 ADT (Thursday, Oct 27, 2016) - FedNor

FedNor Helps Northern Ontario Businesses Reach New Markets through Pavilion at 2016 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair

More than 50 agricultural and equine businesses and organizations from across Northern Ontario are gearing up to take centre stage at this year's Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. The participants will be highlighting their products and services as part of the Northern Ontario Agri-food Pavilion....

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