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Day 831: France's West Wing – Saint Pierre & Miquelon - 1000 words 1000 days
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Miquelon is the larger island – actually made up of two slabs of ground connected by a sandy isthmus (I know – Sandy Isthmus sounds like the name of a girl who'll sell you herbal supplements from her boyfriend's van).
Vets to share polar journey - TheChronicleHerald.ca - Google News
He joined when he was 18 and, not long after, took part in a wrenching rescue mission off St-Pierre-Miquelon that only some survived. Now 43, Cleroux has spent years battling post-traumatic stress disorder, and he works at the Halifax dockyard as a ...
My Quebec – The shmovereignty movement - The American Bazaar - Google News
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(The French retained just two tiny islands off the coast of Newfoundland, St. Pierre and Miquelon, which remain French till this day). To ensure a durable peace and dampen the urge to secede, the victors (the Brits) allowed the continuation of French ...
Burin-based federal RCMP unit shifts gears - Aurora - Google News
Whereas before the section was focused on the smuggling of contraband, chiefly from the French islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon, Sergeant John Cribb, said the product, as long as it's illegal, no longer really factors into the equation. “We're no ...
Burin-based federal RCMP unit shifts gears - Port aux Basques Gulf News - Google News
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Though smuggling from St. Pierre and Miquelon is still very much on the unit's radar everyday, Sgt. Cribb, the unit's team leader, said the illegal drug trade on the Burin Peninsula has overtaken 'bootlegging'. “Obviously, drugs are probably the main ...
Self-determined nation - The Independent News - Google News
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Ditto for Greenland, St-Pierre and Miquelon, Monaco, Liechtenstein and several dozen other self-governing regions of the world with similarly small populations. Anyway, it's clear more revenue is made off of Labrador than comes in. I kind of despise ...
Far Post: The Non-FIFA Renegades - SI.com - Google News
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French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique and Saint Martin were admitted last year as full members of CONCACAF, the governing body for soccer in Central America, North America, and the Caribbean. This provides them with a measure of influence and ...
Grade-school birder has his own 'big year' - Worcester Telegram - Google News
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It can take many forms, but the American Birding Association area includes the 49 contiguous U.S. states, Canada and the French islands of St. Pierre and Miquelon and adjacent waters up to 200 miles off shore or half the distance to another country, ...
New Itineraries To & From Quebec Highlight Crystal Serenity's First-Ever Canada/New England Season - PRNewswire
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Other Canada/New England ports planned for the fall include Baie-Comeau, Sept-Iles, and Havre-Saint-Pierre, P.Q.; Saint John, New Brunswick; Halifax, Nova Scotia; and Saint-Pierre & Miquelon, France (the last remnant of the former "New France" colonies ...
Locals win big at judo Atlantics - NG News - Google News
Recently the Atlantic Judo Championship were held in Halifax with competitors from Nova Scotia, Newfoundland, New Brunswick, P.E.I. and the French islands of St. Pierre et Miquelon in attendance. Kanokai members from Pictou County took home the ...
Drugs and youth to be a top policing priority this year - Southern Gazette - Google News
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... a change in the federal policing mandate towards a target-driven approach, rather than commodity-driven, is having an impact on the illegal drug trade in this region. As a result, instead of contraband alcohol from St. Pierre-Miquelon
Strong winds and sea conditions slowing progress of MV John I being towed to ... - The Telegram - Google News
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The vessel has passed the islands of St-Pierre-Miquelon and is now heading for Placentia Bay. No pollution was detected today during two aerial surveillance flights, or by the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Earl Grey, which is monitoring the John I. The ...
Spirit of Adventure prepares for two ocean races - Sail World - Google News
The Route Halifax Saint-Pierre Race 2014 is a world-class ocean race held every two years (opposite the Marblehead - Halifax race) from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada to Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, France off the beautiful coastal of Newfoundland. RHSP is ...
Dance dance dance | Kenora Daily Miner and News - Daily Miner and News - Google News
My first real dancing was with the University of Toronto French Extension program in the French colony of St. Pierre and Miquelon off the coast of Newfoundland where polka was the dance of choice and you literally leapt in with your partner and went ...
Change text size for the story - Daily Miner and News - Google News
My first real dancing was with the University of Toronto French Extension program in the French colony of St. Pierre and Miquelon off the coast of Newfoundland where polka was the dance of choice and you literally leapt in with your partner and went ...
Update: MV John I crew preparing for tow to Argentia - The Telegram - Google News
The vessel has passed the islands of St-Pierre-Miquelon and is now heading for Placentia Bay. No pollution was detected today during two aerial surveillance flights, or by the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Earl Grey, which is monitoring the John I. The ...
Harsh school discipline gets more scrutiny in Congress - The Center for Public Integrity - Google News
Education experts on Thursday unveiled a trove of research suggesting that schools should stop doling out harsh discipline that pushes kids away from school often for minor infractions. The new research — the product of years of work — follows the ...
MJS Packaging: PVC-free closures using TPE technology - Packaging World - Google News
Most sealants for metal lids and caps in the United States today are manufactured from liquid PVC compounds which require high temperatures for curing. These PVC-based sealant compounds contain phthalates or other plasticizers that are added to the ...
Funding announced for Fortune ferry terminal extension - Southern Gazette - Google News
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Passengers travelling to and from St. Pierre and Miquelon will soon have a place where they can relax while waiting for the ferry to the French islands. The provincial government is providing funding totaling $177,000 to build an extension on the ...
Western claims Premier's Cup as 2014 Newfoundland and Labrador Winter ... - The Telegram - Google News
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Teams competing in the Games were split into nine regions — St. John's/North, Mount Pearl/South, Avalon, Eastern, Central, Western, Labrador, the Host region and St. Pierre Miquelon. While it was Western walking off with the Premier's Cup for the ...
Miquelon Consulting Revamps St-Pierre and Miquelon Travel Website - PR.com (press release) - Google News
... www.st-pierre-et-miquelon.com. This new digital platform fulfills two objectives. As well as making it easier and faster for travellers to book stays in Saint-Pierre and Miquelon, the new website reflects the brand's position, with new sections ...
Miquelon Consulting Revamps St-Pierre and Miquelon Travel Website - PR.com - PR.com (press release) - Google News
Miquelon Consulting Revamps St-Pierre and Miquelon Travel Website. Toronto, Canada, March 10, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Miquelon Consulting is proud to announce that the new St-Pierre-et-Miquelon.com is now online. ... As well as making it easier and faster ...
The Vatican and wine - Financial Express - Financial Express - Google News
The others include Andorra (46 litres per person) and the French islands of St Pierre and Miquelon, off the coast of Canada (44 litres per capita). There could be another reason for the Vatican's high consumption of wine: it is cheap. There is a ...