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Tsilhqot’in chief featured in Historica Canada series Voices From Here

Williams Lake Tribune speaks with Russell Myers Ross, featured in Historica Canada's new video series Voices from Here.

Jun 30, 2020

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Can you identify these famous Canadians of colour?

Castanet News covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll and quizzed people on the streets of Vernon.

Jun 27, 2020

Jul 11, 2012

Military woman gets award for her contribution to history

As one of the pioneering women in the Canadian military, downtown Toronto resident Margaret Haliburton has her share of stories to tell.

Jul 05, 2012

Careful, our pride is showing

We Canadians can often be viewed as the meek northern cousins to the mighty United States. We're the nice part of North America, the ones so polite when we travel abroad that we are actually welcomed warmly when we announce 'We're from Canada'.

Jul 04, 2012

Singer Mike Ford receives Diamond Jubilee Medal

Longtime Upper Beach resident Mike Ford, a Juno award-nominated singer-songwriter, has received a Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

Jun 28, 2012

Canadians more willing to display patriotism, survey finds

The provocative results of a new survey challenge the long-held notion that Canadians are reluctant to be as outwardly patriotic as their brash American neighbours.

Jun 28, 2012

Patriotism on Rise, poll shows

Canadians may not be as boldly patriotic as their neighbours to the south, but a new poll shows those living in the Great White North are making gains when it comes to showing off their national pride.

Jun 22, 2012

The Canadian Aboriginal Writing and Arts Challenge winners

As the challenge’s popularity expands, so too does the quality of the submissions, says author Joseph Boyden.

Jun 21, 2012

Pine Creek First Nation student wins Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge

When Tommy Starr was growing up on Pine Creek First Nation, Manitoba, he often felt that something was missing inside. In his words, he felt like a "spear without a head." So his mother sent him to talk to his grandfather who is an elder in the community.

Jun 21, 2012

Shrapnel keepsake from turbulent time

Alexander Hunter keeps a piece of shrapnel from an anti-personnel bomb in a small plastic bag. The 92-year-old Second World War veteran has had it since Oct. 2, 1944.

Jun 20, 2012

Wounded vet helps record war history

Second World War veteran Glenn Rowe joins in a project that’s been touring the country

Jun 18, 2012

War Of 1812 Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Of The Conflict On The Bicentennial

On June 18, 200 years ago, the United States signed a declaration of war against Great Britain, pitting itself against British forces mostly in Upper and Lower Canada.

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