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News/Nouvelles : Rural Canada News Scan, May 2, 2009

Source: Compiled by the National Rural Research Network
Online news on rural Canada from April 16th to May 2nd 2009. Click on the heading to access the online article.

Farming is an honest trade to learn
New Brunswick Business Journal – Moncton,NB,Canada - April 16, 2009
"What better place to start a new life than rural Canada, away from the temptations of his previous life." Written by Jim Couture, in association with the ...

Maritime Noon: A rural tradition
Nova News Now - New Minas,Nova Scotia,Canada - April 16, 2009
The CBC has decided to drive another nail into the coffin of rural Canada by its recent decision to cut most of Maritime Noon. ...

Ottawa refuses to rescue AbitibiBowater

Globe and Mail – Canada - April 17, 2009
Shawn Skinner, Newfoundland's Minister of Innovation, Trade and Rural Development, said he expects AbitibiBowater to fulfill its severance obligations. ...

Canada Revenue Agency funds charity programs
Flamborough Review – Waterdown,ON,Canada - April 17, 2009
... across Canada to assist small and rural registered charities in meeting their obligations when filing tax forms with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). ...

Four Newfoundland doctors receive prestigious fellowship awards
St. John's Telegram - St. John's,Newfoundland and Labrador,Canada - April 17, 2009
The Society of Rural Physicians of Canada (SRPC) will award the Fellowship in Rural and Remote Medicine (FRRM) to four physicians in Newfoundland and ...

Governments of Canada and Ontario Deliver Water Pipeline to Help ...
NewsBlaze – Folsom,CA,USA - April 17, 2009
... Food and Rural Affairs. "Our Government is pleased to support an innovative, producer-led solution." The Canada-Ontario Water Supply Expansion Program ...

Rural Internet in 'dark ages'
Georgina Advocate - Keswick,ON,Canada - April 24, 2009
... hard-wired for high-speed Internet access by Bell Canada, but upgrades are required by the company in order to provide the service to rural residents. ...

Enhancing Rural Communities
Discover Moose Jaw - Saskatchewan, Canada - May 1, 2009
“We're committed to enhancing rural communities across Canada,” Kellie Garrett, FCC Senior Vice-President Strategy, Knowledge and Reputation says. ...

Rural Manitoba gets $116M to build with
Winnipeg Free Press - Winnipeg,Manitoba,Canada - May 2, 2009
SELKIRK -- An ambitious cross-Canada bicycle and pedestrian trail, improvements to Brandon's municipal airport and an upgrade for Selkirk's 41-year-old ...


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