Canada 150

The Voyageurs’ Rendezvous teams prepare to depart from Saskatoon earlier in the race. (Photo contributed by Greg Cowan)

Historic canoe race from Rocky Mountain House to Manitoba nears end

Voyageurs’ Rendezvous event marks Canada’s 150th anniversary

 

Hay’s Daze: A letter to Canada

Hay’s Daze: A letter to Canada

Dear Canada, How’s it going? Hope everything is super cool with you…

  • Jul 1, 2017

 

Group portrait of the children of Nils and Regina Soderberg of the Burnt Lake district near Red Deer, Alberta. From left to right: Helge Soderberg; Sadie Soderberg; Ingve Soderberg. Note the Swedish outfits worn by the boys.

Central Alberta immigration

The merits of Central Alberta were obvious to aboriginal people for thousands…

 

Canada 150 quiz: Test your knowledge

Canada 150 quiz: Test your knowledge

Can you get 100 % on this Canadian trivia quiz?

Canada 150 quiz: Test your knowledge
From China to Red Deer — Frank Wong’s Canadian experience

From China to Red Deer — Frank Wong’s Canadian experience

Chosen by family to become breadwinner in ‘land of opportunity’

From China to Red Deer — Frank Wong’s Canadian experience
Think you know your Canadian trivia?

Think you know your Canadian trivia?

Test your knowledge about Canada’s history

Think you know your Canadian trivia?
Our Canadian Stories: Bonnie Denhaan

Our Canadian Stories: Bonnie Denhaan

My grandmother arrived in Canada from Ukraine, shortly before the First World…

  • Jun 27, 2017
Our Canadian Stories: Bonnie Denhaan
Artist Alex Janvier pictured at his gallery in Cold Lake First Nations 149B Alta, on Wednesday. Alex Janvier is a pioneer of contemporary Canadian aboriginal art in Canada. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Artist Alex Janvier pictured at his gallery in Cold Lake First Nations 149B Alta, on Wednesday. Alex Janvier is a pioneer of contemporary Canadian aboriginal art in Canada. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Chief Petty Officer 1st Class Tom Riefesel , left, Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin, center, and Vice-Admiral Mark Norman, right, salute during the Battle of the Atlantic memorial services on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Canada 150: Our long, hard battle that became ‘the bedrock of Allied victory’

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — At about 4 a.m. on Dec. 1, 1940,…

Chief Petty Officer 1st Class Tom Riefesel , left, Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin, center, and Vice-Admiral Mark Norman, right, salute during the Battle of the Atlantic memorial services on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. (File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
CANADA 150: Explore the first oilsands processing site

CANADA 150: Explore the first oilsands processing site

Explore where the first experimental oilsands processing took place nearly a century ago

CANADA 150: Explore the first oilsands processing site