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New apartments spring up in north Thunder Bay
Tbnewswatch.com
THUNDER BAY -- Construction of new housing units on the city's north side is proceeding at a brisk pace this summer. No fewer than seven separate projects are either already completed or on the drawing board. The newest development, now under ...


CBC.ca

How the Canadian navy plans to use its newest warship
CBC.ca
Cmdr. Corey Gleason has an opportunity offered to only a handful of Canadians. He has been appointed captain of HMCS Harry DeWolf — a first-of-its kind warship under construction at the Halifax Shipyard and expected to begin sea trials late next year.

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National Post

Canadian Naval Security Team to conduct training with Republic of Fiji maritime forces
National Post
... as the team builds on the success of its inaugural deployment to Korea earlier this summer,” he added. Previously, the NST deployed to Korea in June in support of HMCS Winnipeg and HMCS Ottawa's five-month deployment on POSEIDON CUTLASS 17.

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National Post

Royal Canadian Navy ships to conduct operations in Canada's northern waters
National Post
Her Majesty's Canadian Ships (HMCS) Montréal, Kingston, and Goose Bay have left from their home port of Halifax, NS to conduct operations in northern waters. During their deployments, Montréal, Goose Bay and Kingston will conduct surveillance in ...

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Victoria Lookout

Roughrider mascot stars onboard HMCS Regina
Victoria Lookout
Personnel from HMCS Regina (left to right): Lt(N) Craig Newman, Lt(N) Jessica MacMillan, MS Jamie Boparai, Cdr Colin Matthews, and SLt Dan Presseau gather on the flight deck with Saskatchewan Roughriders' mascot Gainer the Gopher and ship's mascot ...


Local Shelburne County teens set sail with Royal Canadian Navy
The Coastguard
“The most interesting part of the trip was the high speed manoeuvres,” says cadet Nickerson, 16, who spent four days sailing from Quebec City to Halifax on board HMCS Toronto. A cadet with 180 Saxon Royal Canadian Sea Cadet Corps, Nickerson says he ...

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Victoria Lookout

Double Homecoming
Victoria Lookout
Commander of Maritime Forces Pacific, Rear-Admiral Art McDonald (centre), salutes HMCS Winnipeg as the ship arrives at CFB Esquimalt. Photo by LS Sisi Xu, MARPAC Imaging Services. Peter Mallett, Staff Writer ~. The return of HMC Ships Ottawa and ...


Globalnews.ca

New Brunswick native takes command of HMCS Moncton
Globalnews.ca
A New Brunswick-born sailor has taken command of one of Canada's coastal defense vessels named after a town in his home province. Lieutenant-Commander Russel Hodgson is now in command of the HMCS Moncton, a vessel he remembers being ...


IBM Moves HMC Management To Native Power Server, LPARs
IT Jungle
There are a lot of HMCs out there in the world, and IBM's current support page for the HMC is still active with Version 3 of the stack, which was created to configure and control Power4-based systems way back in 2001. HCM Version 8 is able to manage ...


TheChronicleHerald.ca

Sons retrace fathers' steps
TheChronicleHerald.ca
The sons retraced their fathers' paths made 50 years ago, tracing the barely discernible old Annapolis road and walking 148 kilometres. The walk hadn't gotten any easier over time. In 1967, Lt.-Cmdr. Fredrick Jones, then CO of HMCS Shelburne, led a ...


CHEK

Motorcyclist injured at Canadian Forces test facility in Nanoose Bay
CHEK
Navy Lt. Tony Wright, a Royal Canadian Navy public affairs officer, says B.C. Ambulance airlifted the person to a hospital in Victoria. The motorcyclist is a civilian employee of the Department of National Defense. Wright would not confirm the cause of ...

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Smithers Interior News

Smithers Steventon training others aboard Canadian naval vessel
Smithers Interior News
Steventon is aboard ORCA 55, which is one of eight steel-hulled Royal Canadian Navy training tender that is mainly used for one-to-six-week long 'at sea' components of naval officer training. They are also used to train non-commissioned members and ...


Ottawa Citizen

Liberals to announce ship maintenance privatization deal Thursday despite national security concerns
Ottawa Citizen
The Ottawa Citizen reported in January that the firm had been selected to provide long-term maintenance for the Royal Canadian Navy's Arctic patrol ships and its joint support vessels. The deal would see the firm provide in-service support for an ...

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CBC.ca

How the Canadian navy plans to use its newest warship
CBC.ca
He has been appointed captain of HMCS Harry DeWolf — a first-of-its kind warship under construction at the Halifax Shipyard and expected to begin sea trials late next year. Gleason spoke to CBC News about the Royal Canadian Navy's plan for the ship.

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Canadian navy trains with Fijian counterpart
Fiji Times
Update: 4:49PM THE naval security team of the Royal Canadian Navy has sent a dozen sailors to train with the Fiji Navy. Canadian media agency Ottawa Citizen reported the Canadian team left for Fiji on August 11 from Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt.

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National Post

Canadian Naval Security Team to conduct training with Republic of Fiji maritime forces
National Post
The Naval Security Team of the Royal Canadian Navy has sent a dozen sailors to train with Fiji's navy. The Canadian team left August 11 from Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt, BC. to travel to Fiji. Training with the Republic of Fiji Navy wraps next week ...

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Sputnik International

Canadian Navy Launches Training Program With Fiji
Sputnik International
"The Naval Security Team (NST) of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) deployed a team of approximately a dozen sailors on August 11 from Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt to Fiji to conduct force generation training with the Republic of Fiji Navy," the release ...

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National Post

Royal Canadian Navy ships to conduct operations in Canada's northern waters
National Post
HMCS Montréal and HMCS Goose Bay will also participate in Op NANOOK, Canada's main annual northern military operation, the Royal Canadian Navy noted. As a part of this year's Op NANOOK, Montréal and Goose Bay will work together with the ...

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Local Shelburne County teens set sail with Royal Canadian Navy
The Coastguard
“[These cadets] were able to experience life at sea and develop a deeper understanding of the camaraderie, work ethic, and training that comes with being members of the Royal Canadian Navy,” explains Ordinary Seaman Nathalie Munro, a Boatswain on ...

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Globalnews.ca

Investigation into 'Proud Boys' incident in Halifax concluded: military official
Globalnews.ca
Rear Admiral John Newton said he had met with the men in a “one-way conversation” and that at least two were members of the Royal Canadian Navy. Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and Chief of the Defence Staff Gen. Jonathan Vance also both condemned ...

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