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3 in 4 Canadian adults bullied in school: poll

3 in 4 Canadian adults bullied in school; 46% say their kids were bullied: poll

  • Feb 25th, 2015

CANADA DAY QUIZ: How well do you know Canadian trivia?

In honour of Canada's 149th birthday, we have compiled some Canadian trivia questions. How many can you answer?

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          The secret to being a good Bike to Work Week team leader

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          Cross-Canada ride to encourage organ donation

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          Josh Weston has a habit of volunteering for Habitat

          Revelstoke native uses his time off the construction site to volunteer on Habitat for Humanity construction projects.

          Who cleans up your big, messy pile of used clothes?

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          Trashion Show encourages you to get creative with waste

          Birch & Lace hosting Trashion Show, where all the clothes will be made out of products heading for the garbage or recycling.

          50 years in the making: the opening of the Trans-Canada

          After decades of planning and talk, the Trans-Canada Highway opened through Rogers Pass 50 years this month.

          CSISS hosting workshops on invasive species

          Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society hosting four free spring invasive plant ID and management workshops in Revelstoke on May 10.

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          Today, Canada has hundreds of shelters that give women a chance to escape abusive relationships

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          Without the Canadians of inventions like zippers, garbage bags the world would prove more difficult

          Second annual Revelstoke Trashion Show this Saturday

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          Ginger Shoji invites you on a walk across Revelstoke

          Ginger Shoji has walked 7,281 kilometres around Revelstoke; on Friday, she's asking the community to join her.