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Canadian-led NATO mission in Latvia meant to deter, support. Take a look beyond the barbed wire
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Canadian-led NATO mission in Latvia meant to deter, support. Take a look beyond the barbed wire

The forests in Latvia are dense with thick undergrowth and trees reaching high into the sky. The tree trunks are tinted orange and darken as they grow taller. Latvians park along the roads and begin to walk throughout the area as they search for wild mushrooms. The scenery looks like a moment caught in time...

In Photos: Military Journalism Course shows lack of trust, path forward for new reporters
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In Photos: Military Journalism Course shows lack of trust, path forward for new reporters

In rural Alberta, the scene is set. Shipping containers are set up as mock buildings as people hired as paid actors are pretending to be civilians, leaders, police, and more.  During one of the training battles of Exercise Maple Resolve 19, the Spring air is chilly and rain starts to sprinkle down. The battle starts...

Sask local to compete in international hobby tournament
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Sask local to compete in international hobby tournament

Adam McNeil was once asked to join a travelling circus. The request is one of the many reactions the 23-year-old has had regarding his somewhat unusual pastime – kendama, the Japanese take on ball-in-a-cup. A friend introduced McNeil to the hobby three years ago while working together at a summer camp north of Regina.

Storytelling Club connecting the community
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Storytelling Club connecting the community

Want to hear a good story? The Storytellers Club is a space where you can do just that. Created by Ashley Kilback, The Storytellers Club is a “storytelling community that brings people together to listen to stories about the human experience” The event was first held in the small Brewed Awakening cafe on Dewdney Avenue...

New food guide goes nuts for veggies
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New food guide goes nuts for veggies

School bulletin boards and doctors offices used to be painted in the Canada Food Guide’s colours of the rainbow. Eating healthy meant getting daily servings from each of the four food groups. A toddler running around the house needed four daily servings of fruits and vegetables, three of grain products, two of milk and alternatives...

Little Village in the Queen City
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Little Village in the Queen City

Within a bustling café, young families have brunch while elderly friends mingle at a side table. This may not be the usual scene one thinks of when it comes to a care home, but Harbour Landing Village in Regina aims to do things differently by creating a sense of community through integrated living. “I always...

“They can’t speak so I will be their voice”
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“They can’t speak so I will be their voice”

Children dressed in black, wearing masks and holding “TRUTH” signs were part of a street art demonstration showing graphic videos of alleged farm animal exploitation, to try and convince some interested pedestrians to become vegans. The group “Anonymous for the Voiceless” put on the street art demonstration called Cube of Truth. They are not affiliated...

Women’s Day brings varying viewpoints
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Women’s Day brings varying viewpoints

The importance of continuing National Women’s Day, a tradition with international roots dating back to 1909, has drawn varying viewpoints. Kristina McInnis, an entrepreneur based in Portland, Ore., said it is important simply because she believes in equality. “For whatever reason (when) anyone says the word ‘feminist’ people think of burning bras and hating men,”...